Sisi Issues Decree On National Defense Council

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi issued a decree to regulate the secretariat of the National Defense Council.

The premises of the council’s secretariat will be the Defense Ministry, the decree ruled, according to a statement by presidential spokesman Ehab Badawy.

The secretariat will be assigned with drafting the council’s meetings’ agenda and the receipt of reports from the Cabinet, army leaders and experts.

It will also prepare studies and documents related to the council’s activities and extend invitations for regular and extraordinary meetings, he added.

The defense minister will appoint members of the secretariat who are going to be officers from the army or competent state agencies.

Source : Egypt State Information Service