Egyptian Armed Forces

Egypt sends 2 jets carrying medical aid to Tanzania

Thu, 13 Jan 2022 - 01:59 GMT

The move comes upon the directives of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi within the framework of solidarity with the African peoples during crises.

Egyptian-Saudi Exercise 'Tabouk 5' kicks off

Sun, 09 Jan 2022 - 12:26 GMT

"Tabouk 5" is one of the largest exercises between both countries.

Egyptian Armed Forces showcase joint exercises held in 2021

Wed, 05 Jan 2022 - 02:11 GMT

Those were carried out with several countries.

Egyptian president appoints Major-General Ashraf Mgahed Navy commander

Tue, 14 Dec 2021 - 11:06 GMT

His predecessor became commander of the Strategic Command.

Details of operations executed within Egyptian-Jordanian Exercises 'Aqaba 6' revealed

Mon, 06 Dec 2021 - 01:24 GMT

Those were carried out by land forces, special forces, paratroopers, maritime special forces, and elements from special branches of both countries.

Egyptian president attends personal interviews within Military Academy admission tests

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 12:57 GMT

The president was also joined by Minister of Defense and Military Production Mohamed Zaki, and Chief of Staff Osama Askar.

Egyptian, Arab military chiefs meet on sidelines of EDEX 2021

Tue, 30 Nov 2021 - 01:27 GMT

Egypt Defense Expo (EDEX 2021) kicked off in Cairo Monday and will last until Thursday.

President Sisi meets with CEOs of Dassault Aviation, Hanwha Corporation

Tue, 30 Nov 2021 - 08:59 GMT

They were attending the opening of Egypt Defense Expo (EDEX 2021) in Cairo.

Egyptian Armed Forces discloses locally-produced drone 'Nut'

Mon, 29 Nov 2021 - 12:33 GMT

“Nut” is named after Ancient Egyptian goddess of the sky.

Egyptian Air Force to hold its 1st international forum Nov. 28

Wed, 24 Nov 2021 - 06:18 GMT

In a similar context, the International Defense and Military Industries Expo (EDEX 2021) will be launched on November 29th.

Egyptian-Greek Air-Naval Exercises 'Medosa 11' kick off

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 - 11:01 GMT

They will last for several days with the participation of Cypriot, Emirati, and Jordanian elements.

Egypt’s Hany Shaker on a mission to protect identity of Egyptian songs

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 - 02:47 GMT

Shaker met with Director of the Department of Moral Affairs of the Egyptian Armed Forces Yasser Abdulaziz Al-Asraiji.

Egypt, Israel amend security agreement to increase 'number, capabilities' of Egyptian Border Guard forces in Rafah

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 02:54 GMT

The Egyptian-Israeli Joint Military Committee agreed to amend the security agreement between both countries.

October 31 marks birth anniversary of Egypt’s late Field Marshal Mohamed Hussein Tantawy

Sun, 31 Oct 2021 - 12:28 GMT

Field Marshal Mohamed Hussein Tantawy was born on October 31, 2021 in Aswan , and graduated from the Military Academy in 1956.

Egyptian Armed Forces announces training 67 African military personnel

Sun, 31 Oct 2021 - 09:53 GMT

The officers belong to 18 African countries.

Egyptian army concludes joint exercises with each of Russia and Sudan

Thu, 28 Oct 2021 - 05:48 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces announced concluding separate joint exercises with each of Russia and Sudan on Thursday.

President Sisi appoints Lieutenant General Osama Askar chief of staff of Egyptian Armed Forces

Wed, 27 Oct 2021 - 12:38 GMT

Former Chief of Staff Mohamed Farid has been appointed consultant to the president for Decent Life initiative.

Photos: Egypt’s Armed Forces, Spain’s Grifols inaugurate Africa’s 1st plasma-supply platform in Giza

Wed, 20 Oct 2021 - 09:21 GMT

The center aims at achieving self-sufficiency in plasma-derived biological medicines, a statement by the Egyptian Army spokesman said.

In photos: Egyptian, Russian paratroopers take part in 'Protectors of Friendship 5' military drills

Wed, 20 Oct 2021 - 05:34 GMT

The joint Egyptian-Russian military exercise "Protectors of Friendship 5" kicked off with the participation of joint paratroopers from Egypt and Russia.

Egyptian-Sudanese Joint Exercise 'Guardian of the South – 1' kicks off

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 12:50 GMT

The exercise that will conclude on October 29 is executed by Egyptian Border Guard Force elements, and Sudanese infantry elements trained on border security.