The Deputy Minister of National Defense Mr. Nikolaos Hardalias yesterday, Thursday, October 13, 2022, he completed his cycle of contacts in the United States of America, with a visit to the headquarters of the US Military Academy (US Military Academy), in the West Pointwhere he was received by the Director of Studies of the Colonel Academy Brian Reed.
During the visit, Mr. Hardalias was informed about the mission, the military and academic training program of the Academy and toured its facilities.
The Deputy Minister of National Defense and the Administration of the Academy, underlined the excellent and constructive bilateral cooperation in the academic and military sector, with the implementation of joint programs and activities between the American Military Academy and the Military School of Evelpidon (SSE).
Afterwards, Mr. Hardalias presented the Greek proposal for the joint development and implementation of a new program called “FILIA“, through the student exchange process between the American Military Academy and the Evelpidon Military School, providing the opportunity to broaden academic horizons and develop specific individual and professional skills to the future leaders of the Armed Forces of the two countries. The Greek proposal was accepted by the Administration of the American Academy with intense interest and admiration.
The Deputy Minister of National Defense was accompanied by the Consul General of Greece in New York, Mr. Konstantinos Konstantinou, The Consul in New York K. Dimitrios Papageorgiou and the Greek Defense Attache to the US Col Panagiotis Vlachopoulos.
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