Egypt, France discuss boosting defense industry cooperation
Friday 22/September/2017 - 05:45 PM
Military Production State Minister Mohamed el Assar discussed with French Ambassador to Egypt Stéphane Romatet means of boosting bilateral cooperation.
Assar underscored the necessity of strengthening cooperation between the defense industries of both countries through establishing joint projects along with utilizing France's advanced technologies in this sphere.
Ambassador Romatet applauded the capabilities of Egypt's military production companies as well as Assar's role in boosting fields of cooperation with Paris.
He asserted the importance of continuing strengthening the deep relations between Egypt and France، adding that Egypt plays a pivotal role in supporting peace and stability in both Middle East and Africa.
Egypt is a main partner of France، the ambassador said، adding that bilateral relations have received a notable support recently with the aim of establishing a long-term partnership between the two countries.