Minister of Military Production Mohamed El Assar welcomed the chairperson of the Joint Chiefs of Staff of the Jordanian Armed Forces, Mahmoud Farihat, and a high-level delegation accompanying him to discuss aspects of joint cooperation between the two countries in the fields of military and civilian industries and manufacturing technology.
According to El Assar, the Ministry of Military Production is interested in cooperating with the Jordanian side in various fields of industrialization, stressing on the importance of this meeting.
It is considered an important step that contributes in strengthening the relations between the two countries through joint cooperation in the fields of manufacturing military and civilian products.
During his meeting with the Jordanian delegation, El Assar reviewed the technological capabilities and defensive equipment produced by the companies of the Ministry of Military Production, including ammunition, equipment and systems of armament, as well as the human capabilities and the advanced technological systems on which these industries are based.
He pointed out that the surplus productive capacities of these companies are exploited in the production of civilian products.
Meanwhile, Farihat welcomed the cooperation, which is an affirmation of the mutual trust between the two countries, praising the enormous potential possessed by the Ministry of Military Production and its role in providing the requirements of the armed forces.
Nevertheless, he stressed on the importance of the role played by Egypt to confront extremism and terrorism in the region.
At the end of the meeting, the two sides agreed to exchange visits, to look at the manufacturing and technological capabilities possessed by the two parties, and to open new fields of joint cooperation between the two countries.