Egypt, France hold maritime exercise in Mediterranean
Wednesday، 22 May 2019 - 01:55 PM
Egyptian and French naval forces carried out on Tuesday 21/5/2019 a maritime training exercise in the Mediterranean.
The drill saw the participation of French frigate SURCOUF and units of the Egyptian navy.
The training comes within the framework of the Armed Forces' plan to bolster military relations with different countries.
The training included maritime activities on how to apply sailing formations, counter hostile targets and repel non-traditional threats, as well as carrying out inspection of suspected vessels.