Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi addresses the 73rd session of the United Nations General Assembly at U.N. headquarters in New York, U.S., September 25, 2018. REUTERS/Eduardo Munoz
CAIRO - 25 September 2019: President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi discussed on Tuesday with Prime Minister of Pakistan Omran Khan the latest developments of the international and regional issues of mutual concern including the situation in Kashmir and Afghanistan, Libya, Syria and Yemen.
The meeting came on the sidelines of the current United Nation General Assembly in New York, according to a statement issued by presidential spokesperson Bassam Rady.
Sisi praised the consensus in the policies and objectives of the two countries regarding regional and international issues, stressing the importance of further enhancing coordination between the two countries on various issues of mutual concern, most importantly the fight against terrorism and extremist ideology.
On the other hand, Omran praised the strong relations between the two countries in several fields. He also lauded the achievements made in Egypt during the past years, referring to financing major national projects.
Omran added that Pakistan was inspired by financing the construction of river dams' power generation,stressing that Pakistan appreciates Egypt's role in establishing stability, security and ending conflicts in Arab and Islamic countries.