French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian speaks during a meeting on migration in Rome, Italy July 6, 2017. REUTERS/Alessandro Bianchi
CAIRO - 26 April 2018: French Foreign Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian will begin an official visit to Egypt on Monday where he will meet with a number of senior Egyptian officials.
During the visit, Le Drian will meet with Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, MENA quoted diplomatic sources as saying on Thursday.
Shoukry and Le Drian will hold a joint press conference.
The Egyptian-French meetings will tackle means to boost bilateral cooperation in the different political, diplomatic, economic, trade and cultural domains.
The meetings will also take up joint coordination on multiple issues of mutual concern including the Syrian crisis, the situation in Palestine and combating terror and extremism.