Sisi hails military, security cooperation with Germany
Monday، 29 October 2018 - 12:34 PM
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi met on Sunday 28/10/2018 with a number of CEOs of companies which are members at the Federation at German Security and Defense Industries (BDSV), Presidential Spokesman Bassam Radi said .
President Sisi commended the development of cooperation between Egypt and the German firms which operate in military and security fields, a matter which has helped boost the technical and combat skills of the Egyptian Armed Forces .
Sisi cited Egypt's reception of its second Type-209/1400 submarine from Germany in August 2017 that aimed to strengthen the Egyptian navy's capabilities to secure the nation’s shores, Radi noted .
During the meeting, the president voiced Egypt's interest in enhancing cooperation with the German companies in this score to protect the Egyptian national security .
The German CEOs praised bilateral cooperation and expressed keenness to further develop them at all levels in the coming period .