President of Egypt advocates creation of Arabic armed forces
Almaty. February 23. KazTAG - President of Egypt Abdel Fattah as-Sisi advocates creation of the Arabic armed forces to respond the contemporary threats, report the Russian mass media sources.
"It is necessary to form the Arabic armed forces to respond the contemporary challenges and threats," he said in his TV message to people on Sunday.
He also commented on the air strikes on Libya. He said it was done following the murder of Egyptian citizens. As it was reported, Egypt launched 13 air strikes on the territory of the neighboring state.
According to as-Sisi, "all the targets were seriously planned not to harm the civilians".
"Egypt does not attack or conquer, we are just protecting our people, our borders and our state," he said.
Last week the fighters of the terror organization the "Islamic state: massacred 21 Egyptian Christians who worked in Libya.