PM presents warship, mutual defence deal with France as game changer

PoliticsGreek Politics Tags: Defence, EastMed, France, KINAL, Mitsotakis, New Democracy, SYRIZA

The media spotlight on Tuesday fell on the agreement between Greece and France for Athens to buy French-made warships in what is being presented by the Greek government as a revamping of the country’s geopolitical standing, not just its defence capabilities.

The agreement regarding the three Belharra frigates, with the possibility of a fourth to follow, from the Naval Group in France was rubber stamped on Tuesday following a meeting between President Emmanuel Macron and Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis in...

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