The governments of the Russian Federation and Egypt will sign a protocol on military cooperation, Russian Defense Minister Gen. Sergei Shoigu said on Tuesday, opening talks with his Egyptian counterpart, Minister of Defense and military industry of Egypt, Colonel-General Sedki Sobhi Sayyid Ahmed.
“I offer to fill it with definite content. Let us focus on joint action to combat terrorism. Of course, questions of Egyptian servicemen’ training at high schools of the Defense Ministry and a number of other issues of mutual interest will be a focus of our attention,” – said Shoigu.
He said: “today we will analyze what was done over the past year to build bilateral relations in the military field.”