Chief of Staff

Video: Egyptian army chief of staff inspects security situation in North Sinai

Thu, 29 Apr 2021 - 03:11 GMT

Farid made a visit to the permanent operations center in Arish city and listened to a detailed explanation of the plans and the decisions the army and police personnel are carrying out to uproot terrorism and preserve stability in North Sinai.

Chief of Staff witnesses main stage of "Saif Al Arab" joint drill

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 - 10:14 GMT

Chief-of-Staff of the Armed Forces Lt. Gen. Mohamed Farid attended Wednesday the main stage of a joint military drill dubbed "Saif Al Arab," - "Sword of Arabs".

Egypt’s Chief of Staff Mohamed Farid heads to Sudan

Sat, 31 Oct 2020 - 01:15 GMT

Chief of Staff of Armed Forces Lieutenant General Mohamed Farid left Cairo Saturday, heading to Sudan in an official visit.

Trump supports Kelly despite White House departures -aides

Sun, 11 Feb 2018 - 10:12 GMT

White House advisers on Sunday tried to quash speculation that President Donald Trump may seek to replace Chief of Staff John Kelly.

Sisi receives comprehensive security report on Sinai

Thu, 21 Dec 2017 - 08:08 GMT

President Sisi met Wednesday with Egyptian Defense Minister Sobhi Sedki and Interior Minister Magdy Abdel Ghaffar, to be briefed on Sinai's security status.

Army will remain operating as Egypt’s safety valve: Sobhi

Mon, 12 Jun 2017 - 08:10 GMT

The armed forces commander and Minister of Defense Sedki Sobhi stressed that the Armed Forces will remain operating as a safety valve for Egypt’s security.

French Foreign Minister praises Egypt’s counterterrorism

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 - 03:51 GMT

French Foreign Minister praised Egypt’s efforts to fight terrorism and emphasized it has France’s full support.