Hillary Clinton to meet Egypt's Sisi next week: Campaign

Reuters , Ahram Online , Wednesday 14 Sep 2016

The Egyptian president will meet the US Democratic presidential candidate during the UN General Assembly next week

Sisi and Clinton
A file photo for current US presidential democratic candidate Hillary Clinton and her husband, former US president Bill Clinton with Egypt's President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi during the UNGA meetings in September 2014 (Photo: Egyptian Presidency)

Democratic US presidential candidate Hillary Clinton will meet with Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi next week during the UN General Assembly (UNGA), her campaign announced Wednesday.

Clinton will also meet Ukrainian President Petro Poroshenko as well other world leaders, her campaign added.

The Egyptian president will head to New York next week to participate in the upcoming UNGA meetings.

This year’s assembly theme is, “The Sustainable Development Goals: A Universal Push to Transform our World.”

El-Sisi and Clinton met and held talks in 2014 during the UNGA meetings in New York. 

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