Egyptian Armed Forces

BREAKING| Egyptian Parliament gives green light for Sisi to send troops to Libya: sources

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 - 04:25 GMT

The Egyptian House of Representatives has authorized President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi to “take necessary measures” to protect national security, giving a green light for the president to send troops to Libya.

On 50th Egyptian Air Defense Day, commander expresses readiness to repel threats

Tue, 30 Jun 2020 - 07:15 GMT

The Egyptian Air Defense celebrates Tuesday its 50th day, marking the first day of the week dubbed "The Fall of the Phantom Week."

Timeline: 2013 Revolution remodeling Egypt’s future

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 05:40 GMT

“The Armed Forces could not turn a deaf ear or a blind eye to the movement and the appeal of the masses of people,” Sisi said in the statement, adding that the Armed Forces “based on their national and historical responsibility consulted with some symbols

Egyptian army backed people’s 2013 revolution to ‘rebuild nation’

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 10:29 GMT

Egypt’s defense minister congratulated the president on the anniversary of June 30 Revolution in 2013, hailing the “revolution of the great people of Egypt,” which was backed by the Armed Forces.

Possible Egyptian 'direct' intervention in Libya becomes legitimate: President Sisi

Sat, 20 Jun 2020 - 10:10 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi checked on the forces in the Western Military Zone Saturday.

19 terrorists killed in Sinai raids, 5 military personnel killed or injured: Army

Sun, 31 May 2020 - 10:30 GMT

Military engineers could detect and destroy five explosive devices that were planted to target the armed forces.

Egypt sends 2nd plane with coronavirus aid to South Sudan

Fri, 22 May 2020 - 12:39 GMT

South Sudan has so far recorded 481 coronavirus cases and 4 deaths, while Egypt has reported more than 15,000 cases and almost 700 deaths.

7 university dorms renovated in case needed to become quarantine venues

Sun, 17 May 2020 - 01:56 GMT

In fulfillment of the commands of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, the Egyptian Armed Forces' Engineering Authority renovated the dorms of seven universities.

Defense Minister attends line-up of Egyptian Paratrooper Forces

Sat, 16 May 2020 - 04:55 GMT

The ceremony was attended by Chief of Staff Mohamed Farid and high-ranking commanders.

Several terrorists killed in military raids in Egypt's North Sinai: Army spox

Fri, 15 May 2020 - 03:35 GMT

One of the elements were killed during the raid, Spokesman Tamer Al-Refae said, while the other six were killed in a hideout while attempting to escape.

Egypt's Defense Minister holds video-conference meeting with military students

Tue, 12 May 2020 - 03:44 GMT

The meeting was also attended by Chief of Staff Mohamed Farid, branch commanders, and other high-ranking commanders.

4 Egyptian military jets carrying medical aid head to Sudan upon president's directives

Mon, 04 May 2020 - 02:52 GMT

The aid consists of medicine and protective equipment to face COVID-19 pandemic.

Egypt's defense minister attends line-up of Thunderbolt Forces

Mon, 04 May 2020 - 12:51 GMT

Minister of Defense and Military Production Mohamed Zaki attended on Monday the line-up of Thunderbolt Forces.

Video: 126 terrorists killed in Sinai operations: Egyptian Army

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 12:46 GMT

Also, four officers, three non-commissioned officers and eight soldiers were either killed or injured during the operations, the statement noted, without specifying the exact number of deaths.

Egypt’s Interior Ministry says terrorism fails to stop army’s mission

Fri, 01 May 2020 - 03:21 GMT

“Such abortive attempts will not stop the brave Armed Forces’ men from defensing the resources of the nation,” the ministry said in a brief statement.

Friend of 'Mansi the Legend' reveals new details about his life, death

Tue, 28 Apr 2020 - 04:34 GMT

Late Colonel Ahmed Mansi martyred on July 7, 2017 in an attack on an ambush in Al Barth village located in North Sinai.

Egyptian Armed Forces sterilize main venues in 4 Upper Egyptian governorates

Sun, 19 Apr 2020 - 12:56 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces sterilized main venues in four Upper Egyptian governorates as well as Cairo and Hurghada city.

Egyptian Armed Forces carry out sterilization works in 3 port cities

Sat, 18 Apr 2020 - 11:29 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces also sanitized major areas in Cairo.

Egyptian Armed Forces sterilize bus stations known for high passengers turnout

Tue, 14 Apr 2020 - 01:13 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces carried out the fourth sterilization round in Cairo.

Egypt's 3rd class 209/1400mod submarine sails from Germany

Tue, 14 Apr 2020 - 10:55 GMT

On its way, the vessel will take part in joint drills with allied states' navies.

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