It is announced that a three – member team of observers of the Russian Federation makes an inspection in Greece from 19 to 21 April 2011, in the context of the implementation of Vienna Document 1999.

The purpose of the inspection is to verify that only notifiable military activities are conducted within the zone of the specified area.

Vienna Document 1999 is a politically binding document containing a broad catalogue of Confidence and Security Building Measures

According to the provisions of Article IX of Vienna Document 1999, evaluation visits are made to verify the annual data exchanged by the participating states.  Evaluations are made for active units and formations of the Army and the Air Force of OSCE member -states. The unit to be evaluated, according to the notification of the Russian Federation, is 114 Combat Wing, in Tanagra.