Mohamed Zaki

President Sisi holds meeting with defense minister

Sun, 24 Dec 2023 - 10:38 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi held a meeting on Sunday with General Mohamed Zaki, Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces, Minister of Defense and Military Production.

Egypt’s Minister of defense welcomes EDEX guests, says peace 'must be protected with power'

Mon, 04 Dec 2023 - 10:15 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of defense Mohamed Zaki welcomed on Monday all ‘guests of Egypt’ participating in the third edition of the Egypt Defense Expo (EDEX 2023).

Egypt’s Defense minister attends final stage of ‘Bright Star 2023’ military exercise

Fri, 15 Sep 2023 - 03:54 GMT

Defense Minister Mohamed Zaki witnessed on Friday the final stage of the joint Egypt-US military exercise Bright Star 2023 that was held at Mohamed Naguib Military Base in Egypt with the participation of 800 troops from 19 countries.

Egyptian, Israeli defense ministers discuss circumstances of border incident

Sat, 03 Jun 2023 - 08:25 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Defense Mohamed Zaki and his Israeli counterpart, Yoav Gallant, discussed the circumstances of the border gunfire incident earlier on Saturday in a phone call.

Italy keen to enhance military cooperation horizons with Egypt: Defense minister

Wed, 17 May 2023 - 07:28 GMT

Italy’s Minister of Defense Guido Crosetto said his country is keen to enhance the horizons of military cooperation with Egypt during the coming period, a statement by the Egyptian Armed Forces’ spokesman said.

Egypt’s President Sisi discusses regional, int’l issues with defense minister, army commanders

Sat, 01 Apr 2023 - 11:14 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi discussed local, regional, and international issues with Defense Minister Mohamed Zaki and Armed Forces’ commanders on Friday, the Egyptian Presidency said in a statement.

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.