Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi called for intensifying security and military efforts to chase terrorist elements, affirming that Egypt will continue to combat funding terrorism.
The President’s remarks came during a meeting held on Tuesday with Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly, Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, Minister of Defense and Military Production General Mohamed Zaki, Interior Minister Mahmoud Tawfik and Intelligence Chief Abbas Kamel as well as Sherif Seif El–Din, chairperson of the Administrative Control Authority.
Al-Sisi asserted that Egyptians are aware of challenges facing their homeland and that they appreciate the sacrifices that the military and police offer for their country.
Moreover, the President also tackled efforts aimed at targeting extremists and criminal hotbeds.
Al-Sisi also called for combating soaring prices, monopoly, and holding those who proved to practice manipulation in the market accountable. He also called on officials to provide citizens with basic supplies and appropriate prices.
In a different meeting, Al-Sisi sat down with Minister of Communications and Information Technology Amr Talaat, and Director of Systems and Information Department of the Armed Forces, Major General Yasser Kamal Abu Mandour.
During the meeting, the President called for using the cutting-edge technologies to implement projects and ensure the transformation of the New Administrative Capital.
Meanwhile, Al-Sisi also called for providing citizens with training programmess to upgrade their skills, especially in the fields of artificial intelligence and cybersecurity.