India, Egypt to cooperate in counter-terrorism


New Delhi, Sep 2, 2016: India, Egypt to cooperate in counter-terrorism. Prime Minister Narendra Modi on Friday mentioned that India and Egypt will cooperate within the struggle towards terrorism by larger info and operational exchanges whereas calling upon the Indian personal sector to construct new companies within the African nation.

“President and I are of 1 view that rising radicalisation, growing violence and unfold of terror pose an actual risk not simply to our two international locations, but additionally to nations and communities throughout areas,” Modi mentioned in a joint press assertion with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi following delegation-level talks.

India, Egypt to cooperate in counter-terrorism.

“On this context, we agreed to additional our defence and safety engagement which might purpose at: increasing defence commerce, coaching and capability constructing; larger data and operational exchanges to fight terrorism; cooperation on rising challenges of cyber safety; and dealing collectively to struggle drug trafficking, transnational crimes and money-laundering,” he acknowledged as India, Egypt to cooperate in counter-terrorism.

Describing Egypt as a “natural bridge” between Asia and Africa, Modi mentioned: “Your persons are a voice of reasonable Islam. And, your nation an element for regional peace and stability in Africa and the Arab world.”