Cyprus, Israel launch air defence exercise

A large scale annual military exercise codenamed Onisilos-Gideon 2021 got underway Monday to test the island’s air defence capability as part of the cooperation between Cyprus and Israel. The exercise is directed


Cyprus, France hold Joint SAR exercise

A joint Search and Rescue (SAR) Exercise, titled “CYFRA-01/21” was conducted off the island’s coast with the participation of SAR units and personnel from Cyprus, France including specialist nurses, the Joint Rescue

Cyprus, UK in first naval exercise

The Royal Navy and Cyprus’ National Guard conducted their first naval passing exercise under the name “CYP/UK 2020”. The exercise was carried out in the context of the presence in the region


Joint Cyprus-Israel military exercise hailed a success

Successful joint Cyprus-Israel three-day military manoeuvres codenamed ‘Iason 2020’ has enhanced the capabilities of the National Guard, the Defence Ministry said Thursday. The exercise was held from 14-16 September in the framework