Defense Minister, Italy Chief of Staff Confer On Regional Developments, Bilateral Cooperation

Defense Minister Sedqi Sobhi met Wednesday 2752015 with visiting Italian Chief of Staff Claudio Graziano.

The meeting took up regional developments that are affecting security and stability in the Middle East.

Sobhi and Graziano also discussed means to enhance military cooperation between their armies.

Egypt’s Chief of Staff Mahmoud Hegazi also met with Graziano at the Defense Ministry HQ, where he was given an official reception. Talks between the two chiefs of staff focused on exchanging expertise and information between the Armed Forces of the two countries.

Attending the meeting were a number of top commanders and the Italian ambassador in Cairo.


Source : Egypt State Information Service