Sedki Sobhi

Sobhy attends Qaid Saleh's funeral on behalf of President Sisi

Wed, 25 Dec 2019 - 03:40 GMT

Assistant of the President for Defense Affairs Sedki Sobhy arrived in Algeria on Wednesday to attend the funeral of Chief of Staff of the National People's Army Qaid Saleh on behalf of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Army chief-of-staff meets forces in North Sinai, checks anti-terrorism efforts

Thu, 07 Jun 2018 - 10:55 GMT

Army Chief-of-Staff lauded the efforts of the police and army personnel combating terrorist militants in North Sinai, saying that consecutive anti-terrorist attacks are a source of pride to the Egyptian people.

Sisi prays al-Gomaa with army chiefs to commemorate 10th Ramadan victory

Fri, 25 May 2018 - 11:13 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi headed to Mushir Tantawy Mosque to commemorate the anniversary of 10th Ramadan victory

Police, army distribute food cartons to needy people

Thu, 17 May 2018 - 01:38 GMT

The Armed Forces coordinated with the Ministry of Supply and Internal Trade to provide needy Egyptian citizens with 2.7 million food cartons with low prices.

Sisi meets defense, interior ministers on counter-terrorism efforts

Thu, 11 Jan 2018 - 11:37 GMT

President Sisi held on Thursday a meeting with defense, interior ministers and head of the General Intelligence Service.

Mattis stresses U.S.’ support for Egypt’s anti-terror war

Sat, 02 Dec 2017 - 03:34 GMT

Egyptian Defense Minister Sedki Sobhi discussed Saturday counterterrorism cooperation with his U.S. counterpart Jim Mattis.

Mattis to meet Sisi over counterterrorism cooperation

Sat, 02 Dec 2017 - 12:18 GMT

U.S. Defense Secretary said that counterterrorism cooperation with Egypt is growing, and the U.S. remains committed to strong ties with Cairo.

Sobhi, Shoygu preside over 4th meeting of Egyptian-Russian military committee

Wed, 29 Nov 2017 - 04:54 GMT

Defense Minister Sedki Sobhi probed Wednesday with his Russian counterpart Sergei Shoigu currently visiting Egypt the latest regional developments.

Sisi attends procedures of inspection of 3rd field army

Sun, 29 Oct 2017 - 12:37 GMT

President Sisi arrived to Suez city on Sunday to attend the procedures of inspection and raise the combat efficiency of the Third Field Army’s 19th infantry division.

Sobhi: Police, army fighters are Egypt's shield against terrorism

Tue, 24 Oct 2017 - 04:39 GMT

Sedki Sobhi said Tuesday that men of the armed forces and police are Egypt's shield and sword against terrorism and extremism.

Sobhy, Mattis discuss U.S.-Egyptian military co-op

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 - 06:16 GMT

A phone call between Defense Minister Gen. Sedki Sobhy and U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis emphasized the importance of cooperation between the two countries.

Sobhi, EU military committee chief probe bilateral cooperation

Thu, 12 Oct 2017 - 01:13 GMT

Minister of Defense Sedki Sobhi met on Thursday with chairman of the UN Military Committee Mikhail Kostarakos currently on a visit to Egypt.

People participate in the 47th anniversary of Nasser’s death

Thu, 28 Sep 2017 - 12:32 GMT

Today marks the 47th anniversary of late Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser’s death.

Sobhi flies to South Korea to meet his counterpart

Sat, 09 Sep 2017 - 07:40 GMT

Egypt’s Defense Minister Sedki Sobhi left Cairo Saturday to South Korea, where he will meet his counterpart Song Young-moo.

Sudan Defense Minister leaves Cairo

Tue, 22 Aug 2017 - 03:00 GMT

Sudanese Defense Minister Awad Ibn Auf left Cairo on Monday, wrapping up a three-day visit to Egypt.

Egypt, Jordan discuss joint military cooperation

Tue, 15 Aug 2017 - 12:27 GMT

Mahmoud Frehat talks with Defense Minister Colonel General Sedki Sobhi and Chief of Staff Lt. General Mahmoud Hegazy to boost joint militry cooperation

South Korea, Egypt level up mutual defense cooperation

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 - 04:10 GMT

Minister of Defense Sedki Sobhi met on Thursday South Korean vice Defense Minister Young-moo.

Defense Min signs cooperation protocol with Chadian counterpart

Thu, 03 Aug 2017 - 09:18 GMT

Minister of Defense and Military Production Sedki Sobhi signed a cooperation protocol on Wednesday with Chadian Defense Minister Bichara Issa Djadallah.

French Foreign Minister praises Egypt’s counterterrorism

Fri, 09 Jun 2017 - 03:51 GMT

French Foreign Minister praised Egypt’s efforts to fight terrorism and emphasized it has France’s full support.

Sobhi meets French defense minister over military cooperation

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 - 11:52 GMT

Egypt’s Defense Minister Sedki Sobhi met his French counterpart Sylvie Goulard.