12 February 2013

Egypt: Sisi Discusses Military Cooperation With U.S.

Defense Minister Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi met on Monday 11/2/2013 with James Mattis, the chief of the United States Central Command and his accompanying delegation.

The meeting tackled a number of issues of common interest and ways of boosting cooperation in the military field.

Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces Lt. General Sedqi Sobhi also met Mattis on topics related to joint military training.

The meeting was attended by US Ambassador to Egypt Anne Patterson.

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