Tuesday، 13 October 2015 12:00 AM
Relations between Egypt and Syria is characterized along its history as a special relationship rooted in common history, and therefore the experience of unity that has existed between Egypt and Syria in 1958 did not come from vacuum. The United Arab Republic was born following a long series of interactions between the two countries.
The Egyptian-Syrian relationship is vital and pivotal facing the common challenges on the regional and international arenas. These relations have been chilly after the secession period, however things returned to normal by the late President Hafez al-Assad corrective movement in 1970, which was crowned by the 1973 war, and achievement of an outright Arabic military victory.
Egyptian-Syrian relations continued to converge following the late President Hafez al-Assad, Egypt has taken a position supportive of Syria.