The Ministers of Defense of Cyprus and Israel discussed the current strategic environment as well as future developments in the field of security in the region and their future implementations in the two countries.
During his official visit to Israel, Defense Minister Savvas Angelides had a meeting with his Israeli counterpart, Naftali Bennett.
The Ministers also underlined the close and warm relations between Israel and the Republic of Cyprus, which are based on common values and mutual interests, welcoming the close ties between the two nations.
They also discussed ways to promote defense co-operation between their respective defense institutions in the face of challenges in the region. /ibna