Egypt, Greece & Cyprus gets Mediterranean boiler
Monday، 04 November 2019 - 12:53 PM
A joint air and naval exercise between Egyptian, Greek and Cypriot Armed Forces kicked off in the Mediterranean waters on Sunday 3/11/2019.
The several-day military training (Medusa-9) sees the participation of Egyptian, Greek, and Cypriot naval and air troops, as well as Special Forces.
The Mistral-class helicopter carrier Gamal Abdel Nasser , El Fateh corvette, the German-made Type 209 submarine, the Sulayman Ezzat rocket launcher and El Seddiq Mine Hunter, as well as a number of F-16 fighter jets are taking part in the drill.
The training is part of a series of joint drills carried out by the Egyptian Armed Forces to strengthen military cooperation with several friendly countries.