Sisi extends gratitude to Saudi leadership for warm welcome during his Hajj pilgrimage

Ahram Online , Sunday 16 Jun 2024

President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi extended on Sunday his sincere gratitude to King Salman bin Abdulaziz of Saudi Arabia and Saudi Crown Prince and Prime Minister Mohammed bin Salman for the warm reception in the kingdom on the occasion of performing Hajj.

This handout picture provided by the Saudi Press Agency (SPA) shows Egypt s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi (L) being received by the Deputy Governor of Mecca Prince Saud bin Mishaal bin Abdulaziz upon arrival in Saudi Arabia s Red Sea coastal city of Jeddah on June 14, 2024 ahead of the Hajj pilgrimage. AFP


According to a statement from the Egyptian presidency, the president, who performed Hajj rituals on Saturday, lauded the excellent organization by the Saudi authorities that he witnessed during the Hajj rituals.

He also praised the services provided by the kingdom to millions of pilgrims, facilitating all their affairs in an atmosphere of spirituality, security, and tranquillity, added the statement.

Moreover, El-Sisi wished many happy returns to all Muslims in Eid Al-Adha.

"May Allah the Almighty bring it back to Egypt, the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia, and the entire Arab and Islamic nations with all goodness, prosperity, and blessings," El-Sisi said.

First Lady Intissar El-Sisi extended her greetings to the Egyptian people and the Islamic nation on the occasion of the blessed Eid Al-Adha, wishing all the Egyptians many happy returns full of goodness and blessings, the presidency added.

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