Chairman of European Union Military Committee، Mikhail Kostarakos has arrived earlier Thursday in Cairo in a two-day official visit.
During his visit، Kostarakos will meet a number of Egypt’s senior officials to discuss ways to boost military cooperation between Egypt and European Union especially in the fields of Training، Countering terrorist organizations and illegal immigration.
Noteworthy، General Mikhail Kostarakos is the permanent Chairman of the European Union Military Committee (CEUMC).
He has been selected by the Chiefs of Defence (CHODs) of the 28 EU Member States and appointed to the post by the Council.
He entered his office on 6 November 2015 taking over from Gen. Patrick de Rousiers.