Shoukry meets Somaliland FM
Monday، 29 August 2016 - 12:01 PM
Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met in Cairo on Sunday 28/8/2016 with Somaliland Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Affairs Saad Ali Shire.
During the meeting, Shire said that his visit to Egypt came to promote ties between Egypt and Somaliland, said Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Abu Zeid.
He also said that he reached an agreement with the Egyptian education minister to increase the number of Egyptian teachers in Somaliland from 50 to 100 and increase also the number of scholarships to 50.
He further voiced keenness on activating bilateral ties in the various spheres which include health, trade and culture.
Shoukry, meanwhile, said that Egypt appreciates ties with Somaliland along with its efforts to attain stability and development, added the spokesman.