Armed Forces

Egypt’s President Sisi meets with Commander-in-Chief of Armed Forces

Sun, 12 Dec 2021 - 11:08 GMT

The meeting was held few days after the end of the International Defense and Military Industries Expo (EDEX 2021).

Armed Forces, Interior min. greets President Sisi on Al-Mawlid al-Nabawi

Fri, 15 Oct 2021 - 05:33 GMT

Minister of Defense and Military Production Mohamed Zaki has sent a cable of greetings to President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, on the approach of Al-Mawlid al-Nabawi (Prophet Muhammad's birthday anniversary) In the cable, Zaki wished the president a happy new year in which the country achieves development and prosperity.

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.

In Pics: Egyptian special forces participate in “HERCULES-21” quadruple joint training in Greece

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 09:57 GMT

Special forces from Egypt, Greece, Saudi Arabia and the United Arab Emirates took part in the Special Operations Four Day Exercise “HERCULES-21” in Greece.

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.

89 terrorists killed in Egypt's North Sinai, weapons, vehicles seized

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 - 11:39 GMT

A total of 89 high-risk terrorists were killed in the operation zone of North Sinai in the recent past period, according to a Sunday statement by the General Command of the Armed Forces.

Sisi meets top Armed Forces generals over comprehensive armament, staff development

Sat, 19 Jun 2021 - 09:08 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi met with Minister of Defense Mohamed Zaky, Chief of Staff Mohamed Farid, and other top Armed Forces generals on Saturday.

Video: The Armed Forces disinfect churches ahead of Easter celebrations

Sat, 01 May 2021 - 03:07 GMT

The Armed Forces has dispatched sterilization vehicles and portable disinfection kits to disinfect churches that witness large turnout during religious events as Easter celebrations approach.

Sisi: it was a pleasure to honor families of martyrs, injured of Armed Forces

Tue, 09 Mar 2021 - 08:16 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah el Sisi said that he has had a great pleasure to honor the families of the Armed Forces' martyrs and the armed personnel injured in the line of duty.

Within airbridge: Egypt sends 3 jets carrying medical aid to Lebanon

Thu, 28 Jan 2021 - 09:18 GMT

The jets belong to the Egyptian Armed Forces, and the shipment was delivered by Minister of Health and Population Hala Zayed herself.

Minister: We adopt strategy for localizing Egyptian industries in cooperation with foreign partners

Thu, 07 Jan 2021 - 10:19 GMT

Morsi said the Private Sector is always cooperating as an important partner in implementing several national mega projects.

Egypt highlights Sudan sovereignty after latter accused Ethiopia of ambushing troops

Thu, 17 Dec 2020 - 06:37 GMT

Sudan’s armed forces accuse “Ethiopian forces and militias” of carrying out the attack, after ambushing its forces during a security patrol of the border region.

New website launched to present Egyptian army's services

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 - 10:22 GMT

The Armed Forces launched a new website to manage the affairs of the army officers, Armed Forces Spokesman Tamer el Refaei said.

Egypt’s First lady: October 6 marks people’s solidarity with armed forces

Tue, 06 Oct 2020 - 03:22 GMT

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.

Sisi heads meeting with Supreme Council of Armed Forces on counter-terrorism efforts

Mon, 05 Oct 2020 - 10:35 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi met with the Supreme Council of Armed Forces Monday to discuss concerted counterterrorism efforts with other state institutions and protecting the pillars of national security on all strategic levels.

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 Ministry of Defense warns against attempts of destabilizing the nation

Sun, 16 Aug 2020 - 09:40 GMT

Minister of Defense Lieutenant General Mohamed Zaki affirmed that Egypt will remain safe as long as the sons of nations sacrifice themselves to protect it.

Video: Armed Forces, Interior Ministry secure 2020 Senate elections

Tue, 11 Aug 2020 - 07:59 GMT

The General Command of the Armed Forces had taken all measures to secure the 2020 Senate elections nationwide, and provide a safe environment for citizens to cast their votes.

LIBYAN CRISIS: Egyptians' support for armed forces trends on Twitter

Sat, 25 Jul 2020 - 12:49 GMT

The hashtag # Egypt_100_ Million_Military (Egypt includes 100 million armed personnel.) tops Twitter on Saturday.

Libyan Parliament hails Egypt’s ‘courageous stance’ to thwart Turkish colonial ambitions

Tue, 21 Jul 2020 - 11:22 GMT

The Libyan House of Representatives hailed the decision made Monday by the Egyptian Parliament to approve sending troops to Libya, describing it as a “courageous stance.”