Cyprus – Israel military exercise «ONISILOS – GEDEON – 1/2015»

Cyprus – Israel military exercise «ONISILOS – GEDEON – 1/2015»

The Ministry of Defence announced that the exercise “ONISILOS – GEDEON – 1/ 2015” is underway today from 07:00 (04.00 GMT) to 13:00, with the participation of the Armed Forces of the Republic of Cyprus and the State of Israel, in the framework of the Annual cooperation program concerning exercises between the armed forces of the two countries.

According to the announcement the exercise is taking place in the Nicosia FIR, in the wider region of Paphos – Troodos, with the participation of personnel and means of the National Guard and aircraft of various types of the Israeli Air Force.

CNA/EMA/ΜΜ/2015
ENDS, CYPRUS NEWS AGENCY