US Navy official meets Greek Defense Staff, visits facilities

US Navy official meets Greek Defense Staff, visits facilities

Greek National Defense leaders held meetings with Rear Admiral Francis Morley, director of the US Navy’s International Programs Office on Wednesday.

Rear Adm. Morley met separately Vice Admiral Nicolaos Tsounis, Navy General Staff chief, and National Defense Minister Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos, Deputy Alkiviadis Stefanis and General Christos Christodoulou, National Defence General Staff chief.

The American official also paid visits to the base of Navy helicopters in Marathonas and the Navy staff at Skaramangas.

On Tuesday, Morley met with the head of the Defense Ministry’s Directorate of Defense Programs and Principal Contracts chief, Vice Admiral (ret.) Kyriakos Kyriakidis.