Military ties with India deepening

[InTime News]

The visit next week of General Dimitris Houpis, chief of the Hellenic National Defense General Staff, to India will be another step in strengthening bilateral relations between Athens and New Delhi. 

According to exclusive sources, Greece and India will sign a military cooperation program for the first time in their history, which includes exercises and joint activities with personnel and assets of the three branches of the army, as well as the special forces.

Kathimerini understands that the staff of the two countries are already drafting co-training programs under which military forces from Greece will take part in national-scale activities in India and vice versa. 

Participation in international exercises organized by both Athens and New Delhi, such as Iniochos and Tarang Shakti, is also planned. There will, moreover, be an exchange of military personnel and...

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