Military Cooperation

Egyptian army chief of staff, top US general discuss military cooperation, joint exercise

Mon, 22 Feb 2021 - 07:14 GMT

Farid and McKenzie discussed a number of issues of mutual concern in the fields of military cooperation and the exchange of expertise between the armed forces of both countries

US CENTCOM chief, Egypt’s defense min. talk backing bilateral ties

Mon, 27 Jan 2020 - 04:44 GMT

United States Central Command chief Kenneth McKenzie affirmed keenness to back partnership relations and coordination between the armed forces of Egypt and the US, as he met with Egyptian Defense Minister Mohamed Zaki on Monday in Cairo.

Military Production min., Bulgaria's VMZ talk cooperation

Fri, 04 Oct 2019 - 08:43 GMT

The ministry highlighted its primary role in meeting the needs of the Egyptian armed forces and police concerning ammunition, weapons and equipment.

Sisi congratulates Sudanese people as political accord initialed

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 - 06:40 GMT

The agreement is believed to pave the way for democracy and smooth power transition in Sudan.

US, Egypt Hold 31st Military Cooperation Committee Meeting

Thu, 28 Mar 2019 - 04:27 GMT

The MCC is the premier bilateral defense forum for coordinating defense cooperation, identifying shared security objectives, and consulting on a wide array of strategic issues.

Defense min. back home from India

Fri, 17 Nov 2017 - 04:30 GMT

Defense Minister Sedqi Sobhi returned home Friday coming from India following a several days' visit.

Defense min. heads to India to discuss military cooperation

Sun, 12 Nov 2017 - 10:40 GMT

Egypt’s Defense Minister Sedky Sobhi left Cairo Sunday to India, where he will meet his counterpart Nirmala Sitharaman.

Russia, UAE probe military cooperation

Wed, 08 Nov 2017 - 05:03 GMT

Russian Col. Gen. Oleg Salyukov held talks Wednesday with the UAE's Gen. Saleh Mohamed al Amri on the joint project to manufacture weapons models and military.

PARL speaker negates military cooperation with North Korea

Thu, 02 Nov 2017 - 01:55 GMT

That was during his meeting with the chairman of the Homeland Security Committee at the U.S. House of Representatives Michael McCaul.

Egypt receives first Gowind 2500 Corvette from France

Fri, 22 Sep 2017 - 07:34 GMT

Egypt’s navy will receive on Friday the first Gowind 2500 Corvette, made by the French shipbuilder DCNS from Lorient Shipyard.

Jordan, US to discuss military cooperation

Wed, 06 Sep 2017 - 04:23 GMT

King of Jordan Abdullah II met with U.S. Central Command Commander Joseph L. Votel and discussed with him military ties between Jordan and the United States.

Sisi, Sudanese Defense Minister discuss military cooperation

Mon, 21 Aug 2017 - 04:53 GMT

Egyptian president highlighted the state's value of not conspiring against other countries.

Turkey to boost military cooperation with Iran

Thu, 17 Aug 2017 - 11:36 GMT

Turkey and Iran have agreed to boost military cooperation after talks in Ankara this week between the Iranian armed forces chief of staff and Turkish leaders.

Russia to sign military cooperation deal with Niger

Thu, 10 Aug 2017 - 03:04 GMT

Russia plans to sign a military cooperation deal with the Republic of Niger in West Africa, including interaction in the war on terror and measures to strengthen international security.

Egypt, France finalize Cleopatra 2017 naval exercises

Wed, 12 Jul 2017 - 08:51 GMT

Egypt and France have finalized the naval exercises, code-named "Cleopatra 2017"

Russia, Egypt to hold joint exercise

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 - 03:35 GMT

Representatives of the Russian and Egyptian Airborne troops will hold a number of consultations on planning Russian-Egyptian tactical exercise.

France, Egypt to pursue enhancing military cooperation

Mon, 05 Jun 2017 - 07:05 GMT

In a meeting with President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, French Defense Minister Sylvie Goulard stressed her country’s keenness to pursue military collaboration with Egypt.

Egypt, UK discuss boosting military cooperation

Mon, 22 May 2017 - 03:25 GMT

Chief of Staff of the Egyptian Armed Forces Mahmoud Hegazy held discussions with the UK’s Chief of Defense Intelligence Air Marshall Philip Osborn.

U.S. Sec. of Defense to visit Egypt for military cooperation

Thu, 06 Apr 2017 - 01:15 GMT

U.S. Sec. of Defense Jim Mattis will visit Egypt to discuss enhancing military cooperation between the two countries, a Defense Dept. spokesman said Wednesday.