President Iohannis welcomes Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah El-Sisi
President Klaus Iohannis welcomed on Tuesday, at Cotroceni Palace, his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, who is paying an official visit to Romania.
The Egyptian head of state was welcomed at Cotroceni Palace with military honours, the Presidency informs.
The two presidents are expected to have tete-a-tete talks and official talks, with a common press conference at the end.
The Presidency informs that the two heads of state will assess the actual possibilities to speed and deepen bilateral cooperation in all fields of joint interest, mainly in the economic field.
The two officials will also review the accomplishments of the two countries, from the point of view of Romania’s presidency of the Council of European Union and in view of Egypt’s presidency of the African Union.
“The official visit of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi reflects the soundness of the bilateral relations, as well as the fact that Egypt, important player in ensuring the regional stability and security, is one of the traditional friends of Romania in the region,” the Presidency also informs.