Bright Star

U.S. Centcom Commander visits Egypt to attend part of 'Bright Star 2021' exercises

Sun, 12 Sep 2021 - 11:09 GMT

"Bright Star 2021" is taking place on September 2-17 at Mohamed Naguib Military Base with the participation of 21 countries.

21 countries to partake in military drill Bright Star 2021 after 1-year halt due to Covid-19

Wed, 01 Sep 2021 - 11:34 GMT

Bright Star 2021 joint military drill will take place in Egypt Sept. 2-17 with the participation of 21 countries.

Egypt launches Arab Shield maneuvers with 5 Arab states

Sun, 04 Nov 2018 - 10:05 GMT

The five countries participating in the maneuvers that are set to last until November 16 include Saudi Arabia, UAE, Bahrain, Jordan and Kuwait.

Forces continue to arrive in Egypt to participate in Bright Star 2018

Thu, 06 Sep 2018 - 01:24 GMT

The drills will take place at Mohamed Naguib Base, west of Alexandria.

U.S. Navy ships visited Alexandria’s port

Thu, 18 Jan 2018 - 07:20 GMT

On Thursday, the port of Alexandria received the U.S. Navy ships: USS Carney (DDG 64) and USNS Carson City (T-EPF-7).

Hegazy attends “Bright Star 2017”conclusion

Wed, 20 Sep 2017 - 05:02 GMT

Armed Forces Chief of Staff Mahmoud Hegazy and Chargé d'Affaires of the U.S. Embassy in Cairo Thomas H. Goldberger witnessed on Wednesday.

Votel visits Egyptian military base, observes ‘Bright Star’

Tue, 12 Sep 2017 - 12:08 GMT

The tour included training fields at the base, and visiting the external training camp of infantry and tanks.

Egypt-U.S. military exercise "Bright Star" to resume

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 - 08:50 GMT

he Egypt-U.S military maneuvers known as the Bright Star will be resumed for the first time after eight years.