Austria`s Defence Minister Hans Peter Doskozil will pay an official visit to Cyprus on Thursday, April 20, at the invitation of his Cypriot counterpart Christoforos Fokaides.
According to an announcement published by PIO, Fokaides will officially welcome Doskozil in a ceremony at the National Guard`s headquarters, followed by a private meeting of the two ministers and extended talks between the two countries` delegations.
During the meeting the ministers are expected to sign an MoU for Military Cooperation, as a result of the recent substantial upgrading of bilateral relations between the two countries in the fields of defence and security.
During his visit, the Austrian Minister of Defence will be received by President Nicos Anastasiades and will visit the Tomb of Makedonitissas, where he will lay a wreath.
He will also visit the facilities of the new Coordinating Center ZENON where he will be briefed on the capabilities of the Center.