Egyptian Armed Forces

No foreign aggressor can assault Egypt: President Sisi in military schools commencement

Tue, 20 Oct 2020 - 10:42 GMT

The president told Class 2020 that defending the homeland does not just require sweat and tears but also blood and lives.

Egyptian defense minister inspects preparations to raise combat efficiency among Third Field Army

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 06:25 GMT

The new preparations aim at enabling the army’s formation to implement their mission of protecting borders on the assigned strategic direction.

Egypt's chief of staff attends Radaa-2020 Drills assumed by Central Military Zone Units

Wed, 14 Oct 2020 - 06:53 GMT

The exercises are carried out by units of the Central Military Zone in cooperation with main branches of the Egyptian Armed Forces.

Egyptians trusted Armed Forces to 'steer the country in positive direction' after 2011 Revolution: unclassified emails

Tue, 13 Oct 2020 - 12:05 GMT

The email contained a summary of a poll carried out online to determine the views of the Egyptian people after the January 25 Revolution.

Egypt holds ceremony to celebrate 47th ann. of 6th of October War Victory

Sun, 11 Oct 2020 - 07:15 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi arrived Sunday to the venue of the ceremony.

House Speaker says President Sisi keen on keeping Egypt safe, stable

Sun, 04 Oct 2020 - 02:08 GMT

“You have been keen, Mr. President, since people have entrusted you, that our Armed Forces remain strong and supplied with the latest weapons and technology.

Egypt launches ' Sinai Comprehensive Operation' two-tier medal

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 - 05:47 GMT

The gold tier will be given to officers while the silver tier will be given to non-commissioned officers.

Egypt's chief of staff attends main stage of Fath-41 two-level external command centers project

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 - 01:15 GMT

The project is carried out over several days by a formation of the Central Military Zone.

Egypt's Defense Minister honors retiring officers, 'train lady'

Sun, 13 Sep 2020 - 08:53 GMT

Minister of Defense and Military Production Mohamed Zaki honored on Saturday evening the officers who retired in 2020 as well as the "train lady."

Video: 77 takfiri elements eliminated, 7 army personnel killed or injured in military operations in Egypt's Sinai

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 06:07 GMT

The Egyptian Army announced killing 77 “takfiri” elements (terrorists) in North Sinai in northeastern the country and destroying 317 hideouts and stores of explosives, between July 22 and August 30.

BREAKING| Egyptian Parliament gives green light for Sisi to send troops to Libya: sources

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 - 04:25 GMT

The Egyptian House of Representatives has authorized President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi to “take necessary measures” to protect national security, giving a green light for the president to send troops to Libya.

On 50th Egyptian Air Defense Day, commander expresses readiness to repel threats

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 07:15 GMT

The Egyptian Air Defense celebrates Tuesday its 50th day, marking the first day of the week dubbed "The Fall of the Phantom Week."

Timeline: 2013 Revolution remodeling Egypt’s future

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 05:40 GMT

“The Armed Forces could not turn a deaf ear or a blind eye to the movement and the appeal of the masses of people,” Sisi said in the statement, adding that the Armed Forces “based on their national and historical responsibility consulted with some symbols

Egyptian army backed people’s 2013 revolution to ‘rebuild nation’

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 10:29 GMT

Egypt’s defense minister congratulated the president on the anniversary of June 30 Revolution in 2013, hailing the “revolution of the great people of Egypt,” which was backed by the Armed Forces.

Possible Egyptian 'direct' intervention in Libya becomes legitimate: President Sisi

Sat, 20 Jun 2020 - 10:10 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi checked on the forces in the Western Military Zone Saturday.

19 terrorists killed in Sinai raids, 5 military personnel killed or injured: Army

Sun, 31 May 2020 - 10:30 GMT

Military engineers could detect and destroy five explosive devices that were planted to target the armed forces.

Egypt sends 2nd plane with coronavirus aid to South Sudan

Fri, 22 May 2020 - 12:39 GMT

South Sudan has so far recorded 481 coronavirus cases and 4 deaths, while Egypt has reported more than 15,000 cases and almost 700 deaths.

7 university dorms renovated in case needed to become quarantine venues

Sun, 17 May 2020 - 01:56 GMT

In fulfillment of the commands of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, the Egyptian Armed Forces' Engineering Authority renovated the dorms of seven universities.

Defense Minister attends line-up of Egyptian Paratrooper Forces

Sat, 16 May 2020 - 04:55 GMT

The ceremony was attended by Chief of Staff Mohamed Farid and high-ranking commanders.

Several terrorists killed in military raids in Egypt's North Sinai: Army spox

Fri, 15 May 2020 - 03:35 GMT

One of the elements were killed during the raid, Spokesman Tamer Al-Refae said, while the other six were killed in a hideout while attempting to escape.

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