Egyptian Armed Forces

Egypt's Ranger Forces receive delegation of 2nd, 3rd generations of Egyptian expats

Wed, 22 Jun 2022 - 03:02 GMT

The press statement affirmed the Egyptian Armed Forces' keenness on acquainting non-resident Egyptian youth of its combat capabilities.

Defense ministers of Egypt, Cyprus, Greece meet in Cairo to discuss impact of global developments on Eastern Mediterranean

Tue, 21 Jun 2022 - 09:39 GMT

The Egyptian, Cypriot and Greek ministers of defense met Monday in Cairo to hold talks on joint military cooperation as well as issues pertaining to the mutual interests of the three states.

Egyptian Armed Forces releases statement about crackdown on drug trafficking

Mon, 20 Jun 2022 - 12:46 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces issued Sunday a statement displaying the outcomes of operations carried out by both the Border Guards Force and the police to foil attempts of drug trafficking.

Egyptian, Saudi air forces carry out 'Faisal 2' exercises

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 02:25 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces announced Tuesday its participation in Egyptian-Saudi Air Exercises "Faisal 2" which is carried out over several days.

Egyptian Armed Forces mourns death of 2 Egyptian peacekeepers in Mali

Fri, 03 Jun 2022 - 11:10 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces mourned on Friday the killing of two Egyptian peacekeepers and the injury of another in an improvised explosive device (IED) explosion while carrying out a mission in central Mali.

Photos: Egypt’s security forces kill suicide bomber in N. Sinai, foil attack on checkpoint

Thu, 19 May 2022 - 02:33 GMT

Security forces in a security installation exchanged gunfire with the suicide bomber and killed him as he attempted to target the security checkpoint, the ministry said.

Egyptian Armed Forces launch airstrikes against terrorist hideouts in North Sinai

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 10:59 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces announced Sunday targeting a number of terrorist hideouts in North Sinai over the past three days.

In pics: President Sisi chairs post-terror-attack meeting of Supreme Council of Egyptian Armed Forces

Sun, 08 May 2022 - 01:52 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, commander-in-chief of the Egyptian Army, chaired Sunday the meeting of the Supreme Council of the Egyptian Armed Forces.

'Elimination of terrorism wasn’t merely security work': Egyptian Armed Forces spox

Sun, 24 Apr 2022 - 11:09 GMT

The spokesperson of the Egyptian Armed Forces, Colonel Gharib Abdel Hafez, stated in a phone-in Saturday evening that the elimination of terrorism over the past years was not merely a security work.

President Sisi attends military funeral of 2 former Egyptian Armed Forces commanders, war heroes

Wed, 23 Mar 2022 - 03:53 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces had announced their passing Wednesday.

Egypt's president discusses security, military cooperation with Ugandan commander

Mon, 21 Mar 2022 - 11:42 GMT

The press statement elaborated that the president underscored the great potential of cooperation among Nile Basin countries.

Ugandan land forces commander hails Egypt’s efforts to support security in Africa

Sat, 19 Mar 2022 - 06:16 GMT

Kainerugaba, who is in a visit to Egypt, met on Saturday with Egypt’s Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces Osama Askar, during which they discussed military cooperation, the Egyptian Army said in a statement.

Egyptian Naval Force rescues crew of capsized cargo ship

Mon, 14 Mar 2022 - 10:30 GMT

Nine of those are Syrian, while one is Indian.

Who is The Golden General whose death date became Egypt's 'Martyr Day'

Wed, 09 Mar 2022 - 03:59 GMT

The date is March 9, 1969.

Price of current security in Egypt was lives of martyrs: President Sisi

Wed, 09 Mar 2022 - 03:18 GMT

In his speech, President Sisi pointed out that the Egyptian people’s willpower to ouster the narrow-minded regime that existed in 2013, incurred a wave of terrorism.

Egyptian Armed Forces thwarts arms smuggling attempt in Suez Canal

Wed, 23 Feb 2022 - 01:23 GMT

The Egyptian Border Guard Force foiled Wednesday an attempt to smuggle into the country large quantities of arms, ammunition, and technical equipment.

Egyptian Defense Minister meets with CENTCOM commander

Thu, 10 Feb 2022 - 10:54 GMT

Minister of Defense and Military Production Mohamed Zaki met Wednesday with Commander of the U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) Kenneth McZenzie in Cairo.

Egypt takes part in International Maritime Exercises 2022 held in Bahrain

Tue, 08 Feb 2022 - 11:10 GMT

The exercises are being held for several days in the Red Sea, and consist of lectures and practical activities.

Egypt’s Armed Forces accomplishes project of 2022 Aswan visual identity

Sun, 23 Jan 2022 - 06:30 GMT

The “visual identity” project was presented by a group of youth from the German University in Cairo (GUC) during the ceremony to conclude the activities of the “Week of Upper Egypt,” during which he inaugurated several national projects late December 2021.

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.

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