Top US military officer calls Egyptian, Israeli counterparts

Top U.S. military officer Dempsey spoke with his Israeli's military chief and his Egyptian counterpart, demonstration of continued relations with Egypt's military following the military overthrow of President Mohamed Mursi

Top US military officer calls Egyptian, Israeli counterparts

World Bulletin/News Desk

The top U.S. military officer, General Martin Dempsey, spoke with his Egyptian counterpart on Thursday, a spokesman said on Friday, in a demonstration of continued relations with Egypt's military following the military overthrow of President Mohamed Mursi.

No further details were provided about Dempsey's conversation with Lieutenant General Sedki Sobhi, chief of staff of Egypt's armed forces.

A spokesman said Dempsey had also spoken with Israel's military chief, Lieutenant General Benny Gantz, on Thursday and Friday.

Güncelleme Tarihi: 06 Temmuz 2013, 09:14
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