King Receives Egyptian Foreign Minister, Invites Sisi to Visit Jordan

تم نشره في Sun 12 November / Nov 2017. 06:22 PM
  • His Majesty King Abdullah II and the Egyptian Foreign Minister Samih Shukri - (Archives)

AMMAN —AlGhad— His Majesty King Abdullah II on Sunday received Egyptian Foreign Minister Samih Shukri, who conveyed to the King a letter from Egyptian President Abdul Fattah Sisi dealing with bilateral ties as well as regional developments.

During the meeting, held at Husseiniya Palace, His Majesty highlighted the strong ties between Jordan and Egypt as well as his keenness to further boost them in various domains.

The King also stressed the importance of efforts to enhance Arab cooperation and solidarity and coordinate stances to address challenges facing the region.

Talks during the meeting, also dealt with current regional developments, mainly the Palestinian reconciliation agreement, efforts to push the peace process forward in addition to the latest developments in Syria and Lebanon.

The King and the Egyptian minister affirmed the need to find political solutions to regional crises that restore security and stability to peoples of the Middle East and avert tension and violence.

His Majesty asked the Egyptian minister to convey to President Sisi his greetings as well as an invitation to visit Jordan.

The meeting was attended by the Royal Court chief, the foreign minister, the director of the King's Office and the Egyptian ambassador in Amman.