Mohamed Zaki

Egypt discusses boosting military cooperation with DR Congo, Benin

Thu, 02 Feb 2023 - 10:27 GMT

Egypt discussed boosting military cooperation with each of DR Congo and Benin, as Congolese defence minister and Beninese army’s chief of staff visited Cairo on Wednesday.

Photos: Egyptian, Greek defense ministers sign MoU on air and sea search and rescue

Wed, 23 Nov 2022 - 10:44 GMT

The MoU stipulates providing all aspects of support between the two sides in order to achieve integration in the field of air and sea search and rescue.

Photos: Egypt’s defense min. inspects weapons workshop, inaugurates small arms development center

Sat, 04 Jun 2022 - 08:39 GMT

Zaki also inaugurated a center for developing small arms at the main workshops, Armed Forces spokesman said in a statement on Saturday.

Chadian national defense min. hails Egypt’s efforts to establish security in Africa

Sat, 14 May 2022 - 05:02 GMT

Minister Delegate to the Presidency of the Council for National Defense, Veterans and War Victims Daoud Yahya hailed Egypt’ efforts to establish security and stability in Africa.

Egypt’s defense minister, CENTCOM commander discuss regional security issues

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 07:54 GMT

During their meeting, Zaki and Kurilla discussed means of deepening military cooperation relations between the armed forces of Egypt and the United States, a statement by the Egyptian Armed Forces spokesman said.

Egypt to receive F-15 aircraft from US: CENTCOM commander

Wed, 16 Mar 2022 - 09:16 GMT

"I think we have good news in that we're going to provide them with F-15s, which was a long, hard slog," McKenzie said during a congressional hearing.

Egypt, South Korea sign contract for joint manufacturing of howitzer EGY K9A1

Wed, 02 Feb 2022 - 01:05 GMT

Chief of Defence Acquisition Program Administration (DAPA) Kang Eun-ho attended the signing ceremony, a statement by the Egyptian military spokesman said.

Yemeni defense minister hails Egypt’s effective role to achieve stability in Middle East

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 - 04:36 GMT

Yemen’s Defense Minister Mohammed Ali Al-Maqdashi hailed on Monday Egypt’s influential and effective role in its regional and international surrounding in achieving security and stability in the Middle East region.

Egypt’s defense minister stresses keenness to expand military cooperation with S. Korea

Wed, 01 Sep 2021 - 01:37 GMT

Egypt’s Defense Minister Mohamed Zaki affirmed on Tuesday keenness to coordinate efforts and expand the horizons of joint military cooperation with South Korea.

In pics: Egypt’s Min. of Defense inspects technical unit affiliated with Arms and Ammunition Department

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 03:02 GMT

Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, the Minister of Defense Mohamed Zaki made an inspection tour to one of the technical units of the weapons affiliated with the Department of Arms and Ammunition, Monday.

Photos: Egypt’s defense minister, MPs discuss threats facing national security

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 - 04:48 GMT

Zaki affirmed the Armed Forces’ readiness to carry out the missions assigned to them under various circumstances to protect the Egyptian national security

Egypt’s defense minister returns from Jordan: military spox

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 02:23 GMT

Zaki arrived in Jordan on Wednesday to attend the ceremony held to celebrate the 100th anniversary of the Hashemite State.

Egyptian President Sisi receives Defense Minister: spokesman

Sat, 05 Jun 2021 - 10:57 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi received on Saturday morning, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Minister of Defense and Military Production Mohamed Zaki, presidential spokesman Bassam Radi said.

In pics: Egypt’s president, military leaders discuss national security issues, challenges

Fri, 23 Apr 2021 - 04:02 GMT

The leaders included Defense Minister Mohamed Zaki, Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces Mohamed Farid, heads of the army’s main branches as well as other key commanders, officers, non-commissioned officers and soldiers.

Egyptian president meets with Minister of Defense

Thu, 10 Dec 2020 - 05:11 GMT

This comes one day after the president returned from a visit to Paris, during which he discussed military cooperation with French President Emmanuel Macron, along with many other aspects of cooperation.

Egyptian defense min. urges further cooperation with Greece in meeting with Greek counterpart

Fri, 04 Dec 2020 - 10:57 GMT

Egyptian Minister of Defense Mohamed Zaki expressed Egypt’s appreciation of the firm relations with Greece and the keenness of the armed forces’ command to enhance bilateral cooperation and partnership in security and military fields.

Egyptian defense minister inspects preparations to raise combat efficiency among Third Field Army

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 06:25 GMT

The new preparations aim at enabling the army’s formation to implement their mission of protecting borders on the assigned strategic direction.

Egyptian Defense min. hails strategic relations with European Union as he met EU foreign affairs rep.

Fri, 04 Sep 2020 - 12:04 GMT

Egyptian Defense Minister has expressed appreciation for the relations between Egypt and the European Union, saying that these relations are of strategic nature, as he met with Josep Borrell, the EU high representative for foreign affairs.

Pics: Egypt’s defense minister inaugurates new frigate in Alexandria

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 04:26 GMT

Defense Minister Mohamed Zaki checked up on the new frigate, in preparation for putting it into service at the Egyptian Navy.

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.