FM Receives Head of EU Election Follow-Up Mission

Head of the European Union’s election follow-up mission Mario David handed over the mission’s report about the Egyptian presidential polls held on May 26-28 to Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukri on Sunday 2072014.

David hailed the good management of the electoral process, expressing hope that Egypt would consider the mission’s recommendations to benefit from them in the future, the Foreign Ministry spokesman said.

He also thanked the Egyptian government for inviting the EU to participate in the election follow-up, the spokesman added.

The EU official extended condolences to Egypt over the terror attack against border guards in Farafra in the New Valley.

He also said the EU appreciated Egyptian efforts to end the military escalation and reach a ceasefire agreement in the Gaza Strip.


Source : Egypt State Information Service