President Sisi visits West Africa region and the US
Sunday, April 7, 2019
President Sisi visits West Africa region and the US

Egypt State Information Service – Egypt

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi started on Sunday April 7, 2019 a tour to Guinea, Cote d'Ivoire, Senegal and the United States.

President Sisi's foreign tour to the West Africa region comes within the framework of Egypt's keenness to intensify communication and coordination with its African brothers and to further strengthen its relations with the countries of the continent in various fields, especially by strengthening mutual cooperation on the economic ، trade and investment levels.

During the African tour, the president will hold bilateral talks with the leaders of Guinea, Cote d'Ivoire and Senegal, to address mechanisms of enhancing bilateral cooperation with Egypt.

The President's visit to the US capital of Washington comes at the invitation of US President Donald Trump, in the framework of a series of meetings between the two presidents in order to strengthen mutual relations and discuss a number of regional issues.