It is announced by the Hellenic National Defence General Staff that the Chairman of the European Union Military Committee, General Rolando Mosca Moschini will be visiting Greece from 11 to 13 March 2006.

After the official welcome ceremony at “PAPAGOU” Military Base, General Rolando Moscha Moschini will have a co-operation with the Chief of the Hellenic National Defence General Staff (HNDGS) on European Union issues of military nature and the development of the E.U. military capabilities. He will also have a courtesy call with the Minister of National Defence, Mr Evangelos-Vassilios Meimarakis. Later on, accompanied by the Chief HNDGS, he will meet the Chairman of the standing Parliamentary Committee on National Defence and Foreign Affairs, Mr Vassilios N. Magginas, at the Hellenic Parliament and he will give a speech before the said committee on “The European Security and Defence Policy – Status of implementation and ongoing activities”.

During his stay in Greece, General Moschini will have a guided tour of museums and archaeological sites. 


                        LTC  Gerasimos Kalpogiannakis
                               HNDGS Spokesman