President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received his Palestinian counterpart Mahmoud Abbas in Cairo on December 11, 2017 – Press Photo
CAIRO – 22 May 2018: President Abdel Fattah El Sisi held on Monday a phone call with his Palestinian counterpart Mahmoud Abbas to inquire after the Palestinian leader's health, presidential spokesman Bassam Radi said.
Sisi and Abbas discussed the latest developments concerning the Palestinian cause and other regional issues.
Abbas hailed Egypt’s role and efforts supporting the Palestinian cause and the deeply-rooted relations between Egypt and Palestine.
The two leaders also agreed on continuing consultations and coordination on the various issues of mutual concern.