Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry inaugurated on Monday the 23rd annual conference of the Association of Peacekeeping Centers، in the presence of a number of senior international officials.
In his inaugural speech، Shoukry said that Egypt is the seventh country in the world to contribute to peacekeeping operations، the fifth among the world's countries contributing with police forces and the third largest country in the world with military experts.
He pointed out that Egypt has helped in training 17،000 trainee، including 7،000 peacekeepers.
Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry stressed that Egypt is fighting against terrorism and trafficking in human beings and calls on the international community to unite to eliminate these crimes.
He added that Egypt has worked with the United Nations to achieve peace in the region amid several conflicts.
On Live channel broadcasted a video of Shoukry's word.