On Friday, June 2, 2017, a 6-member high-level delegation of the Chinese Armed Forces visited the Hellenic National Defence General Staff HQ (HNDGS), in the context of a bilateral 2017 Military Cooperation Programme. The Chinese delegation attended a presentation of academic and military training in the productive schools of the Armed Forces. They also visited the Military Academy, where they were acquainted with its organization and operation.
The 2017 Greece-China Military Cooperation Programme (SAP) includes actions in the field of individual training and education. It was signed on May 29, 2017, by HNDGS’s head of General Directorate for International Relations, Brigadier Miltiadis Grillakis and the Defence Attache at the People's Republic of China embassy in Athens, Senior Colonel Xu Dazhuang.