Defense Minister – Army Is Egypt’s Protective Shield

Minister of Defense and Military Production Colonel General Sedqi Sobhi said on Monday 1952014 the Army is capable of securing the presidential elections in cooperation with the police.

He asserted that the Egyptian people will demonstrate to the whole world that what took place in Egypt was the will of the Egyptian people which was protected by the Army.

He noted that Egyptians will express their free will, adding any attempt to affect the will of the Egyptians will be gly confronted.

Sobhi also stressed that the Army is Egypt’s protective shield.

During a visit to the Armed Forces Faculty of Medicine, the minister said the Armed Forces are keen to build new generations which are capable of taking over the responsibility of defending the homeland.

He added that the general command of the Armed Forces is keen to establish a faculty of medicine to graduate qualified cadres for treating patients. He called on officers to benefit from the developments in the fields of science and technology in order to upgrade their standards.

Source : Egypt State Information Service