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Egypt: Armed Forces

Question for Ministry of Defence

UIN 66499, tabled on 3 March 2017

To ask the Secretary of State for Defence, how many personnel of each service of the armed forces are stationed in Egypt.

Answered on

10 March 2017

There are five UK Armed Forces personnel stationed in Egypt, one Royal Navy, three Army and one RAF. Three are based in the Defence Section in the British Embassy in Cairo and two are deployed with the Multinational Force and Observers peacekeeping organisation in Sinai.