Egypt's cadets put through their paces at Cairo police academy - in pictures
From loading weapons blindfolded to tackling obstacles, a look inside Egypt's four-year academy programme
From to tackling obstacles to loading weapons blindfolded, it's a rigorous four-year course at the Egyptian Police Academy.
The Cairo academy programme includes practical training in military drills, civil defence and marksmanship as well as security administration, criminal investigation, forensics, and cryptology.
Successful cadets receive a bachelor's degree in police studies and become commissioned first lieutenants.
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Updated: January 1, 2020 03:03 PM