Military

Founder of Egyptian special forces of 777th Division passes away at 83

Fri, 05 Mar 2021 - 08:35 GMT

The deceased established the Thunderbolt School and the Thunderbolt Training Center in Algeria. He participated in the war of attrition and the 1973 October War.

Chief of Staff of Armed Forces heads to Khartoum for Egypt-Sudanese Military meeting

Mon, 01 Mar 2021 - 03:15 GMT

Egyptian Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces Lieutenant General Mohamed Farid left for Sudan to participate in the meeting of the Egyptian-Sudanese Military Committee

Egyptian Pres. discusses with Centcom commander developments in Horn of Africa, East Mediterranean

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 04:02 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Monday Commander of the U.S. Central Command Kenneth McKenzie Jr. in Cairo.

Egypt exhibits defense equipment in UAE's IDEX 2021

Sun, 21 Feb 2021 - 11:09 GMT

Egypt had also participated in IDEX 2018, and IDEX 2019.

Egypt's Military production minister to attend IDEX 2021 in Abu Dhabi

Fri, 19 Feb 2021 - 11:20 GMT

The Military Production Ministry will participate in the Egyptian pavilion at the IDEX 2021 to showcase its products of weapons, ammunition and defense equipment.

US approves new military equipment’s sale to Egypt

Wed, 17 Feb 2021 - 09:14 GMT

According to the release, the sale includes Rolling Airframe Missiles (RAM) Block 2 Tactical Missiles and other related equipment.

Egyptian president checks up on training activities at Military Academy

Thu, 04 Feb 2021 - 11:55 GMT

The president was accompanied by Minister of Defense and Military Production Mohamed Zaki, Chief of Staff Mohamed Farid, and a number of senior commanders.

Egyptian, Greek naval forces conduct joint drills

Thu, 28 Jan 2021 - 11:03 GMT

Egypt's frigate Taba and Greece's warship HS HYDRA F-452 participated in the exercise.

Egypt imported arms worth 725 million euros from Germany in 2020: Ambassador

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 - 04:33 GMT

With such size of arm deals, Egypt, for the second time in a row, is ranked number 2 of the main countries receiving German weapons and military equipment, he added.

Sisi, Naval Group discuss cooperation during Paris visit

Wed, 09 Dec 2020 - 02:02 GMT

President Sisi received Pierre Eric Pommelle the Chairman of Naval Group at his residency in Paris.

Egypt manufactures 1st locally-made multi-barrel machine gun

Mon, 16 Nov 2020 - 12:10 GMT

The Ministry of State for Military Production started manufacturing a 100-percent Egyptian multi-barrel machine gun at Military Factory 300.

In pics: U.S. Navy Under Secretary Gregory Slavonic Reaffirms U.S.-Egypt Military Partnership

Thu, 12 Nov 2020 - 02:42 GMT

Under Secretary Slavonic met key Egyptian defense officials, including the Commander of the Navy, to discuss U.S. support for Egypt’s efforts to monitor and secure its extensive coastline and combat smuggling, trafficking, and piracy.

State minister for military production probes cooperation with Romania

Thu, 05 Nov 2020 - 03:00 GMT

Morsi discussed the technological and technical potentials of companies and units of his ministry.

Egypt's Defense minister heads to Portugal on official visit

Mon, 02 Nov 2020 - 04:43 GMT

Minister of Defense and Military Production Mohamed Zaki headed on Monday to Portugal on an official several-days visit leading a high-profile delegation.

Egypt’s Chief of Staff Mohamed Farid heads to Sudan

Sat, 31 Oct 2020 - 01:15 GMT

Chief of Staff of Armed Forces Lieutenant General Mohamed Farid left Cairo Saturday, heading to Sudan in an official visit.

Egypt, Spain conduct joint naval exercise in Red Sea

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 - 02:12 GMT

The drill saw the participation of two Egyptian frigates "Al Nasser" and Abou Qir.

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.

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.

Egyptian military thanks woman for buying young conscript's train ticket after altercation with conductor

Thu, 10 Sep 2020 - 02:16 GMT

The Egyptian military has thanked an Egyptian woman who paid for the train ticket of a young army conscript after a video of the Thursday incident went viral.

Egypt’s Sisi meets with CEO of Lürssen for shipbuilding

Thu, 20 Aug 2020 - 12:36 GMT

Lürssen is one of the largest ship fortresses in the world and owns 8 shipyards in Germany and the world.

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