President Sisi’s African tour
Sunday، 13 August 2017 - 11:43 AM
President Sisi will discuss with African leaders means of promoting cooperation with the African states, especially in economic and trade scores. The talks will also tackle means of confronting the challenges besetting the African continent as well as a host of regional issues of mutual concern.
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President Abdel Fattah El Sisi left Cairo on Monday 14/8/2017 for Tanzania at the start of a four-day African tour taking him also to Rwanda, Gabon and Chad. He will also discuss with them regional issues of mutual concern including security and peace in the African continent, taking into consideration Egypt's current membership at the UN Security Council and Africa's Peace and Security Council.
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi arrived in Gabon, his third stop of an African tour. Sisi is scheduled to hold talks with officials here on means of boosting bilateral cooperation and issues related to peace and security in Africa.
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi said Cairo is willing to boost ties with Libreville to cover all political, economic and military fields.
During talks with Gabonese President Ali Bongo Ondimba, President Sisi termed bilateral ties ‘special’ as Egypt eyes closer partnership to maintain development and stability in both countries.
The one-on-one talks were held prior to an open session that was attended by delegations from both sides, Presidential Spokesman Alaa Youssef said.
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi said that he had talks with his Gabonese counterpart Ali Bongo Ondimba on boosting bilateral ties at the political, economic, security and military levels, saying that they shared identical views on several regional and international issues of mutual interest.
Speaking at a press conference following their meeting, Sisi said that they agreed on the importance of intensifying efforts in the coming period to strengthen relations between Cairo and Libreville in all domains through the convocation of the joint committee that held its last meeting in 2008.
The committee will convene in Gabon in the coming months, Sisi asserted.
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi arrived in Chad on the last leg of his four-day African tour.
Chadian President Idriss Deby and several top-notch statesmen received Sisi upon his arrival.