naval forces

Commander of Egyptian navy meets with S. African counterpart

Tue, 16 Jan 2024 - 09:08 GMT

Commander of the Egyptian Navy Ashraf Atwa met with Commander of South African Navy Monde Lobese during an official visit to the naval forces in Alexandria.

Egypt's Naval Forces rescue 37 foreigners from sinking in Red Sea

Thu, 27 Apr 2023 - 08:27 GMT

Egypt's Naval Forces rescued on Thursday 37 people of different nationalities after evacuating them from a tourist boat after it capsized off the Red Sea Naval Base, according to the military spokesman.

Egypt, US naval forces conduct joint drills in Red Sea

Sun, 09 Jan 2022 - 01:22 GMT

The exercises come in light of upgrading the Egyptian naval capabilities through exchanging expertise with the US forces, the statement said.

Egyptian, Spanish naval forces hold joint drills in Red Sea

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 02:32 GMT

The Egyptian and Spanish naval forces held joint drills in the Red Sea's Berenice Military Base.

Egyptian, French naval forces carry out drills in Mediterranean

Tue, 03 Nov 2020 - 12:49 GMT

The Egyptian and French naval forces carried out drills by frigates Taba and Jean Bart in the Mediterranean this week.

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 Naval Forces seize illegal drugs in southern coast

Sun, 05 Jul 2020 - 10:53 GMT

Naval forces succeeded Sunday in thwarting an attempt to smuggle a large amount of bhang via the country's northern coast.

Egyptian Naval Forces units leave for France for joint drills

Sun, 24 Mar 2019 - 08:53 GMT

Units of the Egyptian Naval Forces departed to France to take part in joint drills.

Sinking Eilat destroyer – 50 years on

Tue, 29 May 2018 - 01:43 GMT

Eilat was the first vessel to be sunk by a missile boat in wartime

US ends search for missing sailor in S. China Sea

Sat, 05 Aug 2017 - 10:19 GMT

US naval forces have suspended their search for an American sailor who went missing during a joint drill in the South China Sea with Japan on Tuesday.

Joint Egyptian-Greek military exercise “Medusa 2017” starts in the Mediterranean

Wed, 02 Aug 2017 - 07:26 GMT

Egyptian and Greek naval and air forces launched the joint military exercise “Medusa 2017” in the Mediterranean on Tuesday, with the aim of fostering mutual relations .

40 tourists rescued from drowning south of Hurghada

Tue, 11 Jul 2017 - 10:08 GMT

Naval forces and Rescue and Environmental Protection Society (REPS) rescued 40 foreign tourists from drowning in Sahl Hashish, south of Hurghada.

Fourth dead body of sunken boat in Port Said recovered

Mon, 29 May 2017 - 05:10 GMT

The naval forces recovered a fourth dead body of sailor Salama Fouda. Fouda was one of the fishermen of sunken boast in Port Said.

Three dead bodies of sunken boat recovered in Port Said

Sun, 28 May 2017 - 07:58 GMT

Three dead bodies of fishermen, whose boat sank off of Port Said coast, were recovered by naval forces on Sunday.