From 6 until 8 May 2019, a delegation of the HNDGS headed by Commander Michael Naoum of the Hellenic Navy, Director of the International Relations Directorate, visited Bratislava in Slovakia, with the purpose of conducting the 1st talk cycle between the two nations. The Slovak side was headed by Major General Josef Pokorny, second in command of the Slovakian Armed Forces.

  During the aforementioned talk cycle, matters of mutual interest were discussed, for the further promotion and improvement of bilateral military cooperation such as:


  1. Matters of NATO-European Union (EU).

  2. Cooperation in the context of Permanent Structure Cooperation (PESCO)

  3. Training-participation in mutual exercises.