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20 November, 2001
A meeting on the security preparations for the 2004 Olympic Games in Athens was held on Monday at the public order ministry.
Present at the meeting were Deputy Public Order Minister Evangelos Malesios, Deputy Defense Minister Lazaros Lotidis, Armed Forces General Staff chief Gen. Manoussos Paragioudakis, Greek Police Chief Lieut. Gen. Fotios Nasiakos and representatives of the Olympic Games Security Directorate.
The meeting confirmed that the Olympiad's security program was progressing as planned and that there was a good level of cooperation between the police and the armed forces, as well as deciding on the final stages of security planning, due to be completed on December this year.
Source: Athens News Agency