Military

Egyptian-Sudanese Joint Exercise 'Guardian of the South – 1' kicks off

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 12:50 GMT

The exercise that will conclude on October 29 is executed by Egyptian Border Guard Force elements, and Sudanese infantry elements trained on border security.

Egypt’s war against terrorism ‘to be teached in military literature’ for years to come’: Spox

Tue, 05 Oct 2021 - 09:00 GMT

Military Spokesperson for Egyptian Armed Forces, Staff of War Colonel Gharib Abdel Hafiz, congratulated the Egyptian people on the 48th anniversary of the glorious 6th of October Victory.

Egypt, 20 countries conclude 'Bright Star 2021' military exercise at Mohamed Naguib Military Base in Marsa Matrouh

Fri, 17 Sep 2021 - 03:08 GMT

The final phase exercises included shooting with live ammunition. Meanwhile, the multi-tasking fighter jets carried out reconnaissance and aerial bombardment, the Egyptian Ministry of Defense said in a statement.

Egypt's second defense expo EDEX 2021 to be launched Nov. 29 with enormous turnout

Sun, 12 Sep 2021 - 01:55 GMT

International Defense Expo (EDEX 2021) will kickstart Nov. 29-Dec. 2 in Cairo International Convention and Exhibition Center, where expertise will be exchanged amongst local and international pioneers in the field.

Egypt, Russia sign military, security cooperation protocol

Thu, 26 Aug 2021 - 10:59 GMT

That was during the Seventh Meeting of the Joint Egyptian-Russian Military Committee.

Pics: Egypt-French military training includes mid-air fueling

Tue, 24 Aug 2021 - 02:37 GMT

Egyptian and French air forces have conducted an exercise with multi-tasking planes Mirage 2000, Rafale, and F-16, according to a Monday statement by the Egyptian military spokesperson.

Video: Egyptian community in Afghanistan returns to Egypt in military aircraft

Tue, 24 Aug 2021 - 09:37 GMT

One of the returnees told the Egyptian T.V. that they found a great deal of obstacles in Kabul airport, and they learned that a person without a strong country behind his back would be lost.

Egypt’s Chief of Military Staff witnesses combat readiness for soldiers of Southern Zone

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 - 05:18 GMT

This was followed by an inspection to check the executing forces' readiness to determine the level of technical and combat efficiency of weapons and equipment.

Egypt capable of deterring anyone who could think of disturbing its security: Defense Minister

Thu, 08 Jul 2021 - 04:47 GMT

Defending the homeland and protecting its national security is a sacred task that requires constant combat readiness, he added.

Defense Ministers of Egypt, Cyprus discuss bilateral relations

Mon, 05 Jul 2021 - 06:09 GMT

Gen. Mohamed Zaki stressed the importance of coordination and cooperation between the armed forces of both countries.

47 new naval units join Egypt’s armed forces

Sat, 03 Jul 2021 - 03:33 GMT

The base is a huge scope that extends over an area of over 10 million square meters and a unique geographic location that achieves more additional capabilities for securing the northern coasts.

Egypt will receive Rafale fighter jets in 2024-2026: French Defense Ministry Spox

Thu, 27 May 2021 - 02:42 GMT

The contract that was signed between Egypt and the French Dassault Aviation company to purchase 30 Rafale fighter jets would come into force this summer.

Egypt, US conduct joint naval exercise in Red Sea

Thu, 13 May 2021 - 07:51 GMT

The drills saw the participation of Egypt's frigate Taba and US’s destroyer USS MAHAN, USCGC ROBERT GOLDMAN and USCGC CHARLES MOULTHROPE cutters.

Egypt, US conduct joint naval exercise in Red Sea

Thu, 13 May 2021 - 07:51 GMT

The drills saw the participation of Egypt's frigate Taba and US’s destroyer USS MAHAN, USCGC ROBERT GOLDMAN and USCGC CHARLES MOULTHROPE cutters.

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.

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