Egypt’s Interior Ministry holds a grand ceremony on Wednesday in the new Police Academy in New Cairo on the occasion of National Police day 76th anniversary on January 25، in the presence of President, Abdul Fattah Al-Sisi and Interior Minister، Mahmoud Tawfek.
A number of senior officials and public figures will attend the ceremony.
Noteworthy، On 25 January 1952، Egypt’s police fought a heroic battle against the British occupation in Ismailiya City، overlooking the west bank of the Suez Canal.
The British occupation، which was present in Egypt from 1882 until 1956، issued a warning to the Egyptian forces to evacuate the area، so they can take full control of the Canal، but the police forces stood their grounds.
Fifty police personal were killed، and over 80 were injured.