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Egypt's Sisi commemorates Sinai Liberation Day before heading to Saudi Arabia

After marking Sinai Liberation Day, El-Sisi will meet with Saudi Arabia's King Salman on a pre-scheduled visit

Ahram Online , Sunday 23 Apr 2017
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Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has commerated the 35th annual Sinai Liberation Day by laying flowers at the memorial for military martyrs in Nasr City Sunday.
 
El-Sisi also visited the tomb of President Anwar El-Sadat, and then greeted a number of Egyptian war veterans. 
 
Following the commemoration, the president directly headed to Saudi Arabia on an official visit to meet with King Salman Bin Abdel-Aziz.
 
Egypt celebrates on 25 April the final withdrawal of all Israeli military forces from the Sinai Peninsula in 1982, following the 1979 US-brokered Camp David peace accords.  
 
The Camp David peace accords were signed after the victory of the Egyptian army against Israeli occupation forces in the October 1973 war.
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