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CAIRO – 10 July 2017: Actor Mohamed Ramadan attended on Saturday the funeral of martyr Colonel Ahmed el-Mansy who lost his life in a terror attack in Sinai on Friday. He said that it was a funeral of a hero who knows the real meaning of being an Egyptian.
Ramadan said that he met Colonel Mansy twice during his enlistment in the Egyptian armed forces and that Mansy is a great person and a role model who adores his homeland, Ramadan said in a phone call with DMC channel.
He added that the first time when Mansy came to the Commandoes School to select the enlistees who will go to North Sinai, and he told them that heroes are degrees, and he is there to choose heroes who will be in a higher degree; so all the 3000 enlistees raised their hands to join him.
Mohamed Ramadan with the son of martyr Ahmed el-Mansy after the funeral
The second time I met the colonel was in the office of the Sa'ka Forces or Thunderbolt Forces, and he told me that the military outfit suits me. I thanked him and I am very proud and privileged to know him,” Ramadan said in a telephone call with “Akher El-Nahar” program on El-Nahar TV.
“All soldiers of Egyptian Armed Forces love Egypt and that’s the motivation for their strength and dignity,” Ramadan said in a phone interview with “Hona El-Asema” program on CBC channel.
A terror attack launched in Sinai, on an Egyptian Armed Forces checkpoint in Rafah, North Sinai left 26 Egyptian soldiers dead and many more injured on Friday.