October 6 War
Abbas’ comments were voiced in a cable of congratulations to President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, on the forty-ninth anniversary of the victories of the Sixth of October War.
Member of Egypt's Presidential Pardon Committee Mohamed Abdel Aziz said that new patch of the prisoners will be released within the coming hours.
The 10th of Ramadan victory corresponds to October 6 War, 1973 where Arab countries led by Egypt and Syria defeated the Israeli forces mostly in Sinai and the Golan.
Held at Soho Square, the celebration included a concert for singer Reham Abdel Hakim.
In conjunction with the 6 of October war victory celebrations, the governor of Menoufia inaugurated renovations in a number of squares and public streets.
Egypt’s first Lady Entissar el-Sisi said that the date 6 of October will remain “one of the greatest and most glorious days in Egypt,” according to her post on Facebook.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi laid a wreath of flowers at the Unknown Soldier Memorial in Cairo's Nasr City district on Monday, in commemoration of the 47th anniversary of October 6 War.
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi issued on Saturday decree No. 511/2019 to pardon a number of inmates on the occasion of the celebration of the Armed Forces Day, anniversary of October 6 War.
Lieutenant General Oraby took part in all Egypt’s wars between 1956 and 1973.
The soldier who raised the Egyptian flag in Sinai on October 6, 1973 for the first time since its occupation by Israel in 1967 died on Monday at 72.
When Egyptian troops destroyed Bar Lev Line, which was built by Israeli troops along the eastern bank of Suez Canal, al-Qady was pictured while he was lifting his weapon celebrating the destruction of the line.
The Prisons Authority selected the prisoners who were qualified for conditional release, and those who served half of their sentences and were not involved in criminal cases.
The minister delivered a speech in the Sheikh Zayed Centenary Celebration held on Monday.
Oct. 21 was chosen to mark the Egyptian Navy Day.
On October 6, 1973 at 2 p.m. (Cairo time) the Egyptian forces launched the six-day war against the Israeli troops.
Egypt still maintains its rank as one of the most powerful army in the world after 44 years since the October 6, 1973 Egypt-Israel war.