Chief of Staff of the Armed Forces Mohamed Farid inspected a number of checkpoints set up eastern Suez Canal in Central Sinai to follow up the implementation of military operations، which achieved great successes in maintaining full control in all areas in Sinai.
Farid conveyed the greetings and appreciation of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi، the Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces، and General Mohamed Zaki، Commander-in-Chief of the Armed Forces، Minister of Defense and Military Production، in view of the ongoing successes achieved by the security forces northern and central Sinai in combating terrorism.
The Armed Forces Chief of Staff also inspected the permanent operations center and the Operations Center affiliated to the Third Field Army in central Sinai to follow up the implementation of military operations against terrorists in Sinai. Farid also listened to a detailed explanation from the third field army commander regarding the latest developments of the Comprehensive Sinai 2018 operation.
He also was briefed on the latest procedures and mechanisms used for the implementation of new tasks aimed at clearing the areas of terrorist activities and tighten the state’s borders to prevent the infiltration of terrorists to Egypt.
He directed to provide Sinai inhabitants with all staples in appropriate prices.