Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 10:42 GMT
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi attending the commencement of Class 2020 of the Military Academy, and other military schools and colleges on October 20, 2020. TV screenshot
CAIRO – 20 October 2020: Commander-in-chief of the Egyptian Armed Forces and President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi attended on Tuesday the commencement of Class 2020 of the Military Academy, and other military schools and colleges.
In his speech, the president asserted that no foreign aggressor is able to attack Egypt, and that skepticism and lies are a threat to the country's security and stability. In that context, he urged fresh grad officers to raise the awareness of conscripts on the challenges facing the homeland.
The president told Class 2020 that defending the homeland does not just require sweat and tears but also blood and lives stressing that is an "honorable mission."
The presidents of the Military Academy, and other military schools and colleges said that students are well-equipped to deal with the ongoing upgrade of armament and warfare systems across various branches.