29 Dec '13, 11pm

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Hagel Calls Egyptian Defense Minister to Discuss Attacks American Forces Press Service WASHINGTON, Dec. 29, 2013 – Defense Secretary Chuck Hagel called Egyptian Minister of Defense Gen. Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi to discuss recent events in Egypt and to offer the Defense Department's assistance in investigating the attacks in Mansoura, Nasr City and Sharkiya province, Pentagon Press Secretary Navy Rear Adm. John Kirby said in a statement issued today. Kirby's statement reads as follows: "Secretary of Defense Chuck Hagel called Egyptian Minister of Defense General Al-Sisi today to discuss recent events in Egypt. "Secretary Hagel expressed his condolences for the loss of life and injuries from the bombings in Mansoura, Nasr City, and Sharkiya province. The Secretary condemned the attacks and offered the assistance of the Department of Defense to help the Egyptian government invest...

Full article: http://www.defense.gov/news/newsarticle.aspx?id=121414

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