From the 9th to the 10th of May 2019,the Navy Chief Commondore Charalambos Charalambous, participated in the annual session of Chiefs of European Navies (CHENS 2019) held in Lisbon, Portugal.
The meeting was attended by European Navies Chiefs and by heads of Naval Headquarters and organizations from third countries as observers. The main topic of the conference was the role of unmanned systems in future maritime operations.
On the sidelines of the session, the Navy Commander had the opportunity to discuss issues of common interest with his counterparts and to exchange views and ways of expanding military co-operation which are currently in force.
The next meeting of CHENS will take place in Malta in 2020.