Egypt affirms keenness to advance strategic partnership with China


Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi has affirmed his country’s keenness to advance the comprehensive strategic partnership that brings Egypt and China together. Bassam Rady, Spokesperson for the Egyptian Presidency, said the comments came as Al-Sisi received, on Sunday, China’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Wang Yi. The reception took place in the presence of Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry, and the Chinese Ambassador to Cairo Liao Liqiang.

Al-Sisi pointed out that this year coincides with the 65th anniversary of the establishment of Egyptian-Chinese diplomatic relations. The bilateral relations have witnessed an extended path of cooperation and coordination between the two countries in various fields. They also benefit from the Chinese experience, which is a success story that the world seeks to study with the aim of advancing overall development. For his part, Wang conveyed a verbal message from President Xi Jinping, which included China’s affirmation of the continued development of its strategic relations with Egypt. The minister pointed more...