Defense Minister Major, Sedki Sobhi, and Chief-of-staff met with General Mikhail Kostarakos Chairman of the EUMC (European Union Military Committee), and his accompanying delegation. They are currently visiting Egypt.
The meeting dealt with a number of issues and topics of mutual concern. Regional and international efforts were discussed as well, to eliminate terrorism, in the light if the changes in the Middle East.
Defense Minister stressed the deep military partnership and cooperation with many countries of the Union, and expressed hope that the current time will witness more cooperation in many fields.
Chief of Staff of the Egyptian Armed Forces Mahmoud Hegazi also met with the Chairman of the EUMC. Their meeting dealt with developments in the regional and international situation.