Egypt's former foreign minister, Nabil Fahmy, has signed a contract with Dar El-Shorouk to publish his memoirs.
The book will be published "as soon as possible" according to a press release by El-Shorouk and will be published in Arabic and English, simultaneously. Nabil Fahmy served also as the Egyptian Ambassador in Washington for 9 years between 1999 and 2008.
The memoirs will tackle Fahmy's career and starts with the 1967 war until 2017. Fahmy said that his memoirs will not go into his personal life except for the parts that serve to explain the events he witnessed or was part of.
The memoirs will tackle many issues including his term as an ambassador in Washington that saw the events of 9/11 and the Egyptian revolution in 2011. It will also discuss Egyptian-Russian and Egyptian-American relations.
The memoirs hasn't been named yet.
Fahmy was Egypt's foreign minister between 16 July 2013 – 17 June 2014. He is the son of Egypt's foreign minister during President Sadat's tenure, Ismail Fahmy. Nabil Fahmy is currently the dean of the School of Global Affairs and Public Policy at the American University in Cairo.