Medvedev to Sisi: Egypt key partner in Mideast, Africa
Tuesday، 16 October 2018 - 04:18 PM
Russian Prime Minister Dmitry Medvedev said a strategic partnership agreement will be signed on Wednesday 17/10/2018 between Egypt and Russia during a summit meeting to be held in Sochi resort between President Abdel Fattah El Sisi and President Vladimir Putin.
The agreement represents a new phase in developing Russian-Egyptian relations, he said on Tuesday 16/10/2018.
During a meeting with President Sisi at his residence in Moscow, Medvedev said Russia and Egypt enjoy distinguished and special relations. Egypt is a key partner of Moscow's in the Middle East and Africa, he said.
President Sisi arrived on Monday on a three-day official visit to Russia during which he will hold talks with his Russian counterpart on a number of bilateral, regional and international issues.