On Wednesday 26 August 2020, the Field Exercise (FTX) “EKTORAS-20” was held at “AETOS” Firing Range in Alexandroupoli, in the presence of the Commander of D’ Army Corps “THRAKI” Lieutenant General Angelos Ilaridis.

Personnel and assets of the 31 Mechanized Brigade “KAMIA” participated in the Exercise, where procedures and techniques of conducting offensive operations have been examined.


On Friday, 21 August 2020, the award ceremony of Static Line Parachutist diplomas and wing badges to Military Academy Cadets, Corps Officers Military School and NCO School Students, who graduated from the Parachutist Basic Training School, was held at the Parachutists School, in Aspropyrgos.

The diplomas and the Parachutist wing badges were awarded to the students by Chief/HAGS, Lieutenant General Charalambos Lalousis.

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On Thursday 6 and on Friday 7 August 2020, the oath-taking ceremonies of 2020 D Enlistment Series Recruits were held, adhering to all necessary medical protocols to prevent the contagion and dispersion of the new coronavirus.

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On Friday, 31 July 2020, the graduation ceremony of the 2nd Army War College Training Course was held at “OPLARHIGOU DALIPI” Camp in Thessaloniki and the graduation ceremony of the 31st Signals Officers Telecommunications-Electronics School Training Course was held at “KARAISKAKI A” Camp in Haidari, Attica.

A total of 121 Officers graduated from the Army War College, out of whom 16 Cypriots and 2 from BiH, while 15 Officers graduated from the Signals Officers Telecommunications-Electronics School, out of whom one Cypriot.

On Wednesday 29 July 2020, the Chief of the Hellenic Army General Staff (HAGS) Lieutenant General Charalampos Lalousis made an official visit to the Headquarters of US Army Europe (USAREUR) in Wiesbaden – Germany.