Sisi confers with Abbas on sidelines of UNGA
Wednesday، 21 September 2016 - 01:35 PM
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Tuesday 20/9/2016 held a meeting with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on the sidelines of the 71st UN General Assembly.
According to presidential spokesman Alaa Youssef, the president stressed that the Palestinian cause is a priority for Egypt’s foreign policy agenda.
The president asserted also Egypt’s stand in support of the Palestinian rights to a sovereign and Free State within the 1967 border lines with East Jerusalem as its capital, the spokesman said.
Abbas expressed thanks over Cairo’s sincere efforts to reach final solution for the Israeli-Palestinian conflict, the spokesman said.
During the meeting, the Presidents exchange views on latest developments and efforts exerted in this regard, Youssef added.