A file photo of Russian President Vladimir Putin (R) shakes hands Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi during their meeting during the BRICS Summit in Xiamen on September 4, 2017. (AFP)
Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi will meet his Russian counterpart Vladimir Putin on 17 October in Russia's Sochi to discuss bilateral relations, the Kremlin announced on Thursday.
The two leaders have exchanged several official visits since El-Sisi became the president of Egypt in 2014.
President Putin last visited Egypt in December, where a number of agreements between Moscow and Cairo were signed.