Egypt’s defense minister, US military official talk security partnership
U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, and Egyptian Chief of the Armed Forces Lt. Gen. Mahmoud Hegazy, right, render honors during an honor cordon at the Egyptian Minister - Courtesy of U.S Department of defence
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CAIRO: Egypt’s Defense Minister Sedki Sobhi met with Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford, the Chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff in Cairo Saturday, the U.S. Defense Department announced.

During the meeting, Dunford affirmed his intent to “deepen the bilateral relationship between the two countries. Fighting terrorism was among issues the leaders have discussed.” The meeting was attended by Egyptian Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces Mahmoud Hegazy.

 

U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, walks with Egyptian Chief of the Armed Forces Lt. Gen. Mahmoud Hegazy at the Ministry of Defense in Cairo

U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, walks with Egyptian Chief of the Armed Forces Lt. Gen. Mahmoud Hegazy at the Ministry of Defense in Cairo

 

 

U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with Egyptian Defense Minister Col. Gen. Sedki Sobhy, right, and Egyptian Chief of the Armed Forces Lt. Gen. Mahmoud Hegazy, center, at the Ministry of Defense in Cairo

U.S. Marine Corps Gen. Joseph F. Dunford Jr., chairman of the Joint Chiefs of Staff, talks with Egyptian Defense Minister Col. Gen. Sedki Sobhy, right, and Egyptian Chief of the Armed Forces Lt. Gen. Mahmoud Hegazy, center, at the Ministry of Defense in Cairo

 

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