Egyptian Army

Coptic Museum to hold “Egypt’s Army, the Destroyer of Invaders’ symposium in celebration of October 6 Victory

Wed, 06 Oct 2021 - 12:37 GMT

On October 6, Egypt’s Coptic Museum is organizing a symposium titled “Egypt’s Army, the Destroyer of Invaders”, under the auspices of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities.

October 6 marks 48th anniversary of Egypt’s Glorious October 1973 Victory

Wed, 06 Oct 2021 - 11:49 GMT

On October 6, 1973 at 2:00 p.m. (Cairo time) the Egyptian Armed Forces launched its war against the Israeli troops bringing down Bar Lev Line (a series of fortifications).

Memory of the day: Khedive Tawfiq issues decree abolishing Egyptian army in 1882

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 - 12:06 GMT

On September 19, an important event took place.

Egyptian army chief of staff follows up on procedures to raise combat efficiency of southern military unit

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 - 11:59 GMT

Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces Lieutenant General Mohamed Farid inspected on Saturday the measures to raise the combat efficiency of a unit of the southern military area.

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.

Photos: Egyptian, Emirati army forces conclude UAE-based joint exercise Zayed 3

Mon, 31 May 2021 - 04:21 GMT

The stages of the joint training have included the use of the latest training systems and combat theories to deal with the terrorist organizations

Egypt sends 3 planes with medical aid to India amid coronavirus crisis

Mon, 10 May 2021 - 09:46 GMT

A statement by the military spokesman said “large quantities” of medical aid was sent but did not reveal the exact quantity or the kind of medical aid.

Tenth of Ramadan War: Egyptian army managed to achieve the impossible

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 - 02:03 GMT

The Egyptian army achieved victory over the Israeli enemy, and was able to regain the land despite the obstacles and hardships.

Video: FREMM Bermagini Frigate arrives in Alexandria as part of comprehensive naval upgrade

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 - 10:22 GMT

The second multi-purpose FREMM Bergamini frigate arrived at Alexandria Naval Base on Wednesday as part of a comprehensive strategy to upgrade the Egyptian navy.

69 years since the Cairo fire: Who set the capital on fire?

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 - 02:17 GMT

Today marks the 69th anniversary of the Cairo fire, a great fire that broke out on January 26, 1952 in several facilities in Cairo.

Chief of Staff witnesses main stage of "Saif Al Arab" joint drill

Wed, 25 Nov 2020 - 10:14 GMT

Chief-of-Staff of the Armed Forces Lt. Gen. Mohamed Farid attended Wednesday the main stage of a joint military drill dubbed "Saif Al Arab," - "Sword of Arabs".

Israeli soldiers in Egyptian captivity during the October 1973 war still suffer from the bitterness of defeat

Tue, 06 Oct 2020 - 03:50 GMT

The valiant army of Egypt was not only content with the victory, crossing the Suez Canal, and storming the impregnable Bar Lev Line, but they also captured dozens of Zionist soldiers.

Egypt, France conduct naval drills in Mediterranean: spox

Thu, 01 Oct 2020 - 04:19 GMT

Naval forces of Egypt and Frances have carried out a military exercise in the Mediterranean that has involved the Egyptian FREMM frigate Tayha Misr and 209/1400 submarine, as well as the French Latouche-Treville submarine.

Egypt’s path toward achieving de-escalation in Libya, ending mercenaries’ presence

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 05:25 GMT

Egypt’s President said that the current conflict in Libya harms the stability of the neighboring countries

Bahrain praises Egyptian army’s anti-terror efforts in Sinai

Mon, 31 Aug 2020 - 11:49 GMT

“It further praises the pivotal role of the Egyptian army in combating extremist terrorist organizations and defending the Egyptian national security,”

Video: 77 takfiri elements eliminated, 7 army personnel killed or injured in military operations in Egypt's Sinai

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 06:07 GMT

The Egyptian Army announced killing 77 “takfiri” elements (terrorists) in North Sinai in northeastern the country and destroying 317 hideouts and stores of explosives, between July 22 and August 30.

Egyptian Army destroys 317 terrorist hideouts, statement

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 06:02 GMT

he Egyptian Armed Forces said Sunday that they managed to destroy and raid 317 terrorists’ hideouts and warehouses used to store weapons during the period between July 22 to August 30.

Sisi directs military commanders to maintain competence and combat readiness

Wed, 19 Aug 2020 - 04:57 GMT

President Abdel Fatah el-Sisi held a meeting Wednesday with the commander of the Second Field Army, president of the Engineering Authority of the Armed Forces, and the head of the Financial Affairs Authority of the Armed Forces, according to the presidential spokesperson.

Egypt's President orders sending aid to Sudan via military planes after floods

Fri, 14 Aug 2020 - 04:32 GMT

Two military planes carrying large amounts of food and children's milk departed from Egypt to Sudan, as per orders by Egypt's President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, Army's Spokesman Tamer Al Refae said.

Egyptian Armed Forces continue to secure Senate elections for 2nd day in a row

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 02:45 GMT

In implementation of the directives of the General Command of the Armed Forces to secure the 2020 Senate elections and provide areas of electoral commissions to confront any potential hostilities.