Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al Sisi meets American counterpart Donald Trump- press photo
CAIRO - 9 April 2019: American President Donald Trump highlighted his meeting with the Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al Sisi on Tuesday through his official account on Twitter.
President Sisi arrived the U.S., Monday night and met with the United States Secretary of State Mike Pompeo. Both sides reaffirmed the strength and importance of the U.S.-Egypt bilateral relationship.
According to Spokesperson for the U.S. Ministry of foreign Affairs Morgan Ortagus, Pompeo thanked President Sisi for his leadership in advancing Egypt’s and the region’s security and stability, including through counterterrorism efforts and countering the Iranian regime’s malign influence.
The visit comes upon Trump’s invitation to discuss bilateral relations as well as regional and international issues of mutual concern, said presidential spokesperson Bassam Radi.