FM heads to Paris to back Khattab's UNESCO nomination
Thursday، 05 October 2017 - 12:26 PM
Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry headed to Paris on Thursday 5/10/2017 to hold a meeting with the member states of the executive council of the UNESCO to back Moshira Khattab's nomination for the international organization's top post.
The visit comes as part of the Foreign Ministry's intensive efforts to back Khattab's bid ahead of Monday voting, ministry spokesman Ahmed Abu Zeid said.
Shoukry will also have a meeting with the UNESCO's permanent delegates who are representing the African Group representatives and the head of the African Union Commission to crystallize a unified African stance towards Khattab's nomination.