Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry headed Tuesday to Amman to participate in the ministerial meeting on the trilateral cooperation mechanism among Egypt, Jordan, and Iraq.
The Spokesman for the Presidency said President El-Sisi welcomed King Abdullah II in Cairo. The President lauded the robust brotherly relations between Egypt and Jordan and the advanced level they have reached across various areas.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi received King Abdullah II bin Al-Hussein, King of the Hashemite Kingdom of Jordan, at Cairo Airport.
The Egyptian-Jordanian Military Exercise "Al Aqaba 7" kicked off Monday in Egypt, and is scheduled to last until November 9.
Hanifat told MENA that "Egypt now reaps the benefits of this experiment, stressing that his country is keen to cement cooperation with Cairo in the field of agriculture and other domains."
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi received on Tuesday King of Bahrain Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, King Abdullah II of Jordan, and UAE President Mohamed bin Zayed Al Nahyan at the presidential palace in New Alamein City.
During their meeting, the leaders exchanged views on strengthening various aspects of bilateral relations and leveraging all areas available to enhance cooperation among them, Rady said.
The Arab summit would be attended by leaders of Egypt, Iraq, Jordan, the UAE, and Qatar.
Egypt and Jordan had agreed to draft, and activate - within one month - a joint action plan in the realm of food security.
The new plan will be carried out in cooperation with the private sector, the statement said, adding that the two countries agreed to activate the memorandum of understanding on operating and developing the Jordanian- Egyptian logistic areas. The MoU was signed on the sideline of meeting of the High Egyptian-Jordanian Joint committee in February in Cairo, the statement noted.
The President confirmed the importance of accelerating the implementation of joint projects between Egypt and Iraq, in order for the economic achievements to be commensurate with political relations, Rady added.
President Sisi wished the injured a speedy recovery.
Twelve people were killed and 260 others were injured when a crane failed to place a gas tanker on a ship at the port and then dropped it away in the midway causing a big explosion and a leakage of poisonous gas, Petra news agency reported on Monday.
Egypt, Lebanon and Syria, on June 21, signed an agreement to transport 650 million cubic meters of gas annually from Egypt to Lebanon via Syria, in a ceremony held at the Lebanese Ministry of Energy in Beirut.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi held Sunday a trilateral meeting in Sharm El Sheikh with King Abdullah II of Jordan and King Hamad Bin Eissa Al Khalifa of Bahrain.
Both leaders are expected to tackle a number of regional and international issues, foremost of which is the Iranian nuclear file, efforts to end the war in Yemen, the and repercussions of the Russian-Ukrainian war on the region.
Bin Salman’s tour comes two weeks before US President Joe Biden’s visit to the Saudi kingdom, scheduled on July 15 and 16, following another visit by Biden to Israel on July 14, and 15.
The Royal Diwan of Saudi Arabia announced Tuesday that U.S. President Joe Biden would attend on July 16 a summit encompassing the heads of state of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, as well as Egypt, Jordan, and Iraq.
Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, praised on Monday the great role played by Iraqi to overcome terrorism.
Egypt’s Mohamed Hamaki to perform in Jordan on June 10