Official Visit of the HNGS Chief to Kuwait

Oct 18, 2017

        From Tuesday October the 10th to Friday October the 13th, the HNGS Chief, Vice Admiral Nikolaos Tsounis HN paid an official visit to Kuwait, following a formal invitation extended by the Chief of the Kuwaiti Navy, Major General Khaled Ali Abdullah.

        During his visit, the HNGS Chief participated in the Conference “Offshore Patrol Vessels (OPV) Middle East 2017”, during which he gave a speech, as a key speaker, about “Enhancing capacity building and maritime security capabilities through International Cooperation and Initiatives”.

        Furthermore, the HNGS Chief had the opportunity to discuss with his counterpart issues of mutual interest, as well as initiatives for the reinforcement of the cooperation between the two Navies. He also visited units of the Kuwaiti Navy and has a tour at the Mohammed Al-Ahmad Naval Base.