Ambassador in Beijing attends AU flag-raising ceremony

Egyptian Ambassador in Beijing Osama el Magdoub on Friday took part in a flag-raising ceremony of the African Union (AU) bureau, established in China for the first time.

In a statement, the Foreign Ministry said Magdoub attended the ceremony as the ambassador of the country currently chairing the AU.

Addressing the event, the ambassador said the bureau would play an important role in boosting Sino-African cooperation, reviewing priorities of Egypt’s AU chairmanship.

Source: State Information Service Egypt