President Sisi attends graduation ceremony of Military Academy new batch
Cairo- 22 July 2019: President Abdel Fatah al Sisi arrived on Monday at the Egyptian Military Academy to attend the graduation ceremony of new batches of the Military Academy and the Technical Institute for Military Forces.
Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli, Interior Minister Mahmoud Tawfiq along with members of the state’s senior officials are attending the graduation ceremony.
Upon the arrival of president Sisi to the military academy, the national anthem was played and the ceremony kicked off.
More than 1,300 students of the military academies presented a physical exercise show to display their physical fitness and high-standard combat skills.
The shows included a series of fighting techniques and Karate and Kung Fu exercises.
Some of the cadets also engaged in free fighting exercises with the use of cold weapons to reflect their self defense skills. Another group of cadets showed their skills in climbing and storming of buildings to counter enemies.
Paratroopers also showed up their skills along with other groups of cadets representing the various military divisions
On July 20, Sisi also attended the graduation ceremony of a new batch of police cadets at the Police Academy headquarters in Cairo's suburb of New Cairo.