Bahrain king hails solid Bahraini-Egyptian relations
Wednesday، 07 March 2018 - 11:17 AM
Bahrain's King Hamad bin Isa al Khalifa hailed the solid longstanding Bahraini-Egyptian relations in various fields, the Bahrain News Agency (BNA) reported on Tuesday 6/3/2018 .
This came during a meeting at the Sakhir Palace with visiting Al-Ahram Chairman and Head of Journalists' Syndicate Abdel Mohsen Salama, and the accompanying delegation.
The Bahraini king hailed Egypt’s role led by President Abdul Fatah El Sisi in supporting Arab national security, countering terrorism and extremism, and promoting regional and international peace and security.
The king also praised Egypt’s press role in leading the enlightenment, intellectual and cultural movement, consolidating values of good citizenship, Arabism, tolerance, moderation, rejecting hatred and terrorism and adhering to objectivity.
In response to a question raised by the delegation on the Qatar crisis, the Bahraini king stressed Bahrain’s respect for sovereignty of states and principles of good neighborliness and non-interference in the affairs of other countries.
Salama, for his part, commended the royal interest in strengthening cooperation and partnership with Egypt, welcoming Bahrain’s solidarity with Egypt in its development and fight against terrorism.
He lauded the royal initiative to disseminate the culture of peace, tolerance and dialogue among religions and cultures, which has been recently culminated in the establishment of the King Hamad's Global Centre for Interfaith Dialogue and Peaceful Co-existence.