Turks reveal phone call between Turkish and Greek defence ministers

Greek Defence Minister Nikos Panagiotopoulos had a telephone conversation with Turkish Minister of Defense Hulusi Akar on Tuesday, as it became known from the Turkish ministry.

According to a statement from the Turkish Ministry of Defense, Hulusi Akar congratulated Nikos Panayiotopoulos on his position in the political leadership of the armed forces. “The ministers also exchanged views on bilateral and regional defense and security issues,” the statement said.