Tuesday’s meetings come shortly after Egypt hosted the fourth conference of the Arab Parliament. Following the conference, Sisi held a meeting in Cairo with Speaker of the Kuwaiti National Assembly Marzouq Al-Ghanim.
The letter extended the emir’s greetings to Sisi and expressed the keenness to promote bilateral relations between Egypt and Kuwait, a statement by the Egyptian Presidency read.
Sisi’s remarks came as he received on Saturday Sheikh Ahmad Nasser Al-Sabah, the Kuwaiti foreign minister, who carried a message from Kuwait’s Emir Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber.
Sisi wished the new Kuwaiti emir success in carrying out his duties and expressed his full confidence in Sheikh Nawaf’s ability to achieve further prosperity and progress in Kuwait.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi arrived Thursday in Egypt back from Kuwait, after offering condolences over the death of Emir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah.
New Emir Sheikh Nawaf Al Ahmad and members of the emir’s family as well as a number of high-level officials have received the president.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi announced public mourning in Egypt for three days after Kuwaiti Emir Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Sabah passed away Tuesday.
Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi phoned Kuwaiti Crown Prince Sheikh Nawaf Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber to express his sincere wishes to Kuwaiti Emir for good health and a speedy recovery, Egyptian Presidency said.
Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi wished on Tuesday a speedy recovery for both of Kuwaiti Emir Sabah Al Ahmad Al Jaber Al Sabah and Saudi King Salman bin Abdulaziz Al Saud.
Sheikh Jaber Al-Mubarak hailed Egypt's pivotal role in the region as a main pillar for security and stability of the Arab world.
Egypt's Foreign Ministry Sameh Shoukri said that the meeting between the Egyptian president and the Kuwaiti Emir on Sunday in Kuwait did not address the reconciliation with Qatar.
The two leaders affirmed the importance of supporting Arab cooperation during the current stage which poses unprecedented challenges to the Arab nations.
The two sides discussed the development of the close security cooperation between the two countries, in light of their common will to fight terrorism and confront extremist ideology.