Hellenic Army General Staff Handover-Takeover Ceremony

On Thursday, 23 January 2020, the Chief of the Hellenic Army General Staff handover-takeover ceremony was held at the premises of the Hellenic Army Academy (HAA) in the presence of General George Kampas handing over his command to Lieutenant General Charalambos Laloussis.


The ceremony was attended by National Defence Minister, Nikolaos Panagiotopoulos, Deputy Defence Minister, Alkiviades Stefanis,  the Chief of the Hellenic National Defence General Staff, General Konstantinos Floros, the Chief of the Air Force General Staff Lieutenant General (Ι) Georgios Blioumis, the Chief of the Navy General Staff,  Vice-Admiral Stylianos Petrakis, representatives of the country’s state and political leadership, representatives of Chiefs of Staff from other countries, Honorary Chiefs as well as senior officers of the Hellenic Armed Forces, delegations of executives from the three branches of the Hellenic Armed Forces and Veterans’ Associations, Veterans and other guests.