İrem UZUN -TDO- Saudi Arabia Chief of the General Staff Lt. Gen. Fayyad bin Hamid Al-Ruwaili has met with Greek Chief of Staff Lt. Gen. Konstantinos Floros and attended Falcon Eye 1 drill maneuvers at Souda airbase.
During the meeting, cooperation and joint work relations between the two countries, especially in defense, were discussed, as well as issues of common interest. Al-Ruwaili attended a flight demonstration by combat aircraft taking part in the “Falcon Eye 1” exercises at the Souda Air Force Base in Greece and met with the participants.
Al-Ruwaili said that the Saudi Royal Air Force’s involvement in the Falcon Eye 1 exercise comes as part of King Salman’s eagerness to provide unlimited support for the development of the armed forces. He said that the goal of the exercise is to exchange military expertise between Saudi Arabia and Greece in order to strengthen cooperation between the armed forces of the two countries. This will help raise the level of combat readiness for both forces, he added.