A “Musical Journey” by the Military Band of the National Guard
The National Guard, in the context of social and cultural activities and on invitation of the Mayor of Ayia
Napa Mr. Giannis Karousos, organized and performed a concert, titled “Musical Journey” that took place
at the main square of the Municipality, on August 4, 2019.
The event was planned by the 7th Mechanized Infantry Brigade in cooperation with the Municipality of
Ayia Napa, and the concert performed by the Military Band of National Guard.
Participants at the event were the Mayor of Ayia Napa Mr. Giannis Karousos, the Member of Parliament and of the
Committee on Defence Affairs of the House of the Representatives Mr. George Karoulas, the deputy Mayor of Ayia Napa
Mr. Christos Zanettou, the Chief of National Guard Lieutenant General Ilias Leontaris, the deputy Chief of National
Guard Lieutenant General Kostas Chrisiliou, the Police Director of Ammochostos District Department Mr. George
Ikonomou, the Vice President of Tourist Commercial and Industrial Organization of Ammochostos Mr. Panayiotis Neos
and NG’s staff, delegation of executives and soldiers.
The Chief of the NG thanked in his address the Mayor for his invitation and congratulated the Municipality for
its participation in the cultural life of the island. He added that events like this are an opportunity for the
world to get to know a different face of the Armed Forces, the social one. Addressing the soldiers, General
Leontaris welcomed the Conscripts of Class 2019 to the family of NG and saluted Class 2018 wishing them every
success on their long trip for becoming moral and good members of the society.