Defense ministry to offer assistance to Lebanon


Defense Minister Nikos Panagiotopoulos told his Lebanese counterpart that the ministry will contribute to the Greek government's efforts to provide assistance to the people of Lebanon following the deadly explosions in the port of Beirut.

Panagiotopoulos spoke on the phone with the Lebanon’s Deputy Prime Minister and Defense Minister, Zeina Akar.

He also expressed his “unequivocal support and solidarity” with the people of Lebanon and the Lebanese Armed Forces.