The Chief /HNDGS, General Mikhail Kostarakos will travel to Brussels  to attend  the EDA’s Annual Conference to be held on Thursday, 21 March 2013.  

    
Issues on defence cooperation among the EU countries will be discussed during the Conference.

       
The EDA  was established under a joint action of the Council of Ministers on 12 July 2004 to improve EU defence capabilities in the field of crisis management, to promote the european armaments cooperation, to strengthen the European  Industrial and Technological Base in the field of defence and to create competitive European Defence Equipment Market as well as to promote the research aiming at strengthening the european industrial and technological potential in the defence field.