Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi met with Sudanese intelligence chief Salah Gosh in Cairo on Sunday for discussions about boosting bilateral relations.
According to the Egyptian president’s office, Gosh passed on congratulations from Sudan’s President Omar Al-Bashir to El-Sisi on his second term in office, which began on Saturday.
El-Sisi was sworn-in in front of parliament in a ceremony on Saturday morning.
El-Sisi expressed his appreciation for Al-Bashir and the Sudanese people, and said he hoped for success in the efforts made to achieve development and stability in both Egypt and Sudan.
The president and the Sudanese official also discussed the latest regional developments.
The meeting was attended by the head of Egypt's General Intelligence Directorate Abbas Kamel.