Egypt, France discuss regional issues, preparations for G7 summit

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry phoned on Tuesday French Europe and Foreign Affairs Minister Jean-Yves Le Drian on means of developing ties between the two countries.

The two top diplomats praised distinguished Cairo-Paris relations at all levels and agreed on the importance of developing bilateral relations in all fields, Spokesman for the Foreign Ministry Ahmed Hafez.

The meeting tackled several regional issues of mutual concern, as well as the latest developments in the Middle East region, the spokesman said.

The two foreign ministers tackled preparations for the G7 summit, which will be held in France this month with the participation of Egypt.

Source: MENA