General Mohamed Zaki, Commander of the Armed Forces and Minister of Defense and Military Production, inspected the Regional Center for the Suppression of Terrorism in Sahel and Sahara Countries, which was established in the Arab Republic of Egypt at the recommendation of the Sahelo-Sahara Minister of National Defense held in March 2016 in Sharm El -Sheikh.
A statement by a military spokesman on the official website of the "Facebook" social networking site that the Minister of Defense emphasized the sharpness of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi for Egypt's support to Sahel and Sahara members in order to strengthen partnerships and cooperation to continue fighting terrorism and supporting security and stability efforts in the region.
The Minister of Defense passes the four-story building in the center, which includes parking and parking areas, office space, conference rooms for 200 people, meeting rooms for board members, Crisis Management Operation Rooms, two press centers and a special library. Sahel State and Sahara.
The General Commander listens to a detailed explanation covering the components of the center formed by the armed forces in the record period in an area of 61,900 square meters, equipped with all the latest audio and video and computer equipment to coordinate cooperation among member countries on issues shared concern. Security, economy and politics.
The tour was attended by a number of armed forces commanders.