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UN chief Guterres arrives in Cairo for two-day visit

MENA , Monday 1 Apr 2019
A file photo of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi with UN Secretary-General António Guterres in New York in September 2018.(Photo: Egyptian Presidency)
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Secretary-General of the United Nations Antonio Guterres arrived in Cairo Monday on a two-day visit.

He was received by Deputy Foreign Minister for African Affairs Hamdy Sanaad Luza and UN Resident Coordinator in Egypt Richard Dictus.

Guterres is due to hold talks with President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi.

He is also planned to meet Azhar Grand Imam Ahmed El Tayyeb to express his solidarity and underscore the need to fight the scourge of Islamophobia, as well as all forms of hatred and bigotry. 

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