Egyptian president's visit to Oman to boost bilateral ties, says Sayyid Fahd
February 5, 2018 | 9:47 PM
by ONA
During the meeting, a range of matters pertaining to the bilateral cooperation between the two countries were reviewed in several fields. Photo – ONA

Muscat: President Abdel Fattah El Sisi of the Arab Republic of Egypt received in his residence at Al Alam Palace Guesthouse on Monday His Highness Sayyid Fahd bin Mahmoud Al Said, Deputy Prime Minister for the Council of Ministers, within the framework of the Egyptian President’s visit to the Sultanate.

At the beginning of the meeting, Sayyid Fahd stressed the importance of the visit of the Egyptian President and his accompanying delegation to the Sultanate due to its positive impacts at the level of the existing strong relations between the two brotherly countries. He hailed the permanent role of Egypt in supporting ties of brotherhood and friendship with the Sultanate.

In his turn, President Abdel Fattah El Sisi commended the talks he conducted with His Majesty Sultan Qaboos bin Said. He expressed his sincere thanks and appreciation to His Majesty, the Government and the Omani people for the attention and appreciation accorded to the visit, which reflect the deep-rooted, historic relations binding the peoples at both countries.

He affirmed his admiration over the landmarks he viewed in the Sultanate, as well as the comprehensive development being witnessed by the Sultanate under the leadership of His Majesty the Sultan.

During the meeting, a range of matters pertaining to the bilateral cooperation between the two countries were reviewed in several fields, as well as raising it to a level that satisfies the ambitions of the two brotherly peoples.

The Joint Committee between the two sides will continue putting into practice the policies agreed upon by the leaderships of both countries.

The meeting was attended from the Omani side by Yousuf bin Alawi bin Abdullah, Minister Responsible for Foreign Affairs (Head of the Mission of Honour Accompanying the Guest), Sheikh Al Fadhl bin Mohammed Al Harthy, Secretary General of the Council of Ministers, His Highness Sayyid Kamil bin Fahd Al Said, Assistant Secretary General at the Office of the Deputy Prime Minister for Cabinet Affairs and Dr. Ali bin Ahmed Al Issa’ee, Sultanate’s Ambassador to the Arab Republic of Egypt, its Permanent Delegate to the Arab League.

It was also attended from the Egyptian side by members of the official delegation accompanying the President of the Arab Republic of Egypt.

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