Last Update 12:1
Sunday, 25 June 2017

FM Shoukry flies to Saudi Arabia to meet his counterpart

Egypt's foreign minister Sameh Shoukry flew to Saudi Arabia Wednesday night to meet his counterpart to discuss the Iran nuclear deal and the ongoing conflict in Yemen

Ahram Online , Wednesday 22 Jul 2015
Sameh Shoukry
Egypt's foriegn Minster Sameh Shoukry (Photo:Al Ahram)
Share/Bookmark
Views: 609
Share/Bookmark
Views: 609

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will arrive in Saudi Arabia's capital Riyadh Wednesday night to meet with his counterpart Adel Al Jubeir, Al Ahram Arabic news website reported.

Shoukry will discuss with Al Jubeir the "new challenges" which the region is facing following the nuclear deal sealed in Vienna last Tuesday by Iran and the P5+1 group: the United States, China, Russia, Britain, France and Germany.

They will also be discussing the situation in Yemen as Saudi Arabia continues to mount attacks to curb the Shiite Houthi rebels since March with minor participation from the Egyptian navy and air force.

Al Ahram news website also reported that the meeting comes in light of "rumors" around disagreements between Saudi Arabia and its historical ally Egypt over some key regional issues such as the situation in Syria.

 

Short link:

 

Email
 
Name
 
Comment's
Title
 
Comment
Ahram Online welcomes readers' comments on all issues covered by the site, along with any criticisms and/or corrections. Readers are asked to limit their feedback to a maximum of 1000 characters (roughly 200 words). All comments/criticisms will, however, be subject to the following code
  • We will not publish comments which contain rude or abusive language, libelous statements, slander and personal attacks against any person/s.
  • We will not publish comments which contain racist remarks or any kind of racial or religious incitement against any group of people, in Egypt or outside it.
  • We welcome criticism of our reports and articles but we will not publish personal attacks, slander or fabrications directed against our reporters and contributing writers.
  • We reserve the right to correct, when at all possible, obvious errors in spelling and grammar. However, due to time and staffing constraints such corrections will not be made across the board or on a regular basis.

Latest

© 2010 Ahram Online.