Egypt's president, Iraq's DM discuss military cooperation

Source: Xinhua| 2021-08-08 01:45:47|Editor: huaxia
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CAIRO, Aug. 7 (Xinhua) -- Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi held talks on Saturday with Iraqi Defense Minister Juma Inad Saadoun on bilateral military cooperation, said the Egyptian presidency.

The meeting in the Egyptian capital Cairo discussed "military cooperation between the two countries, including joint training programs, exchange of expertise and boosting capabilities," in addition to a number of Arab and regional issues of common interest, said Egyptian presidential spokesman Bassam Rady in a statement.

Sisi reaffirmed Egypt's keenness to cooperate with Iraq in all fields and support Baghdad to enhance its Arab national role, overcome terrorism and maintain security and stability, according to the statement. Enditem

KEY WORDS: Egypt,Iraq,Military Cooperation