FM – Egypt, France See Egyptian Ceasefire Initiative Importance

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry asserted that Egypt and France have agreed on the importance of the Egyptian ceasefire initiative that aims to stop the Israeli aggression on Gaza.

This came during Shoukry’s meeting with French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius in Cairo on Friday.

Shoukry described Egyptian-French relations as deep-rooted concerning all fields, especially economy, politics and culture.

He said that his talks with his French counterpart took up the current developments in Libya as well as the Syrian crisis.

He added that the upcoming period will witness more visits between Egypt and France to discuss boosting bilateral relations.

For his part, Fabius asserted his country’s support for the transitional phase in Egypt.

Source : Egypt State Information Service