Egypt keen to promote ties with Kazakhstan: Sisi tells Kazakh president

MENA , Friday 25 Feb 2022

President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi described Egypt's ties with Kazakhstan as "distinguished" in a phone call Thursday with his Kazakh counterpart Kassym-Jomart Tokayev.

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi (R) and Kazakh President Kassym-Jomart Tokayev. File photos

Egypt is keen on promoting cooperation with Kazahstan at the various levels, in a way that achieves mutual interests and contributes to attaining development and welfare for the peoples of the two countries, he added.

During the call, the two leaders discussed a host of issues and exchanged viewpoints over a wide range of regional files along with ways of boosting bilateral ties, especially in the fields of health, agriculture, tourism and culture, said Egyptian Presidential Spokesman Bassam Rady.

For his part, Kazakhstan's president hailed the close ties binding Egypt and his country, describing them as constructive. He also lauded Egypt's distinguished position and regional weight.

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