Last Update 9:37
Sunday, 20 June 2021

Egypt to chair African Union’s Peace and Security Council in October

The Peace and Security Council is responsible for effecting African Union decisions

Ahram Online , Wednesday 30 Sep 2020
Egypt will assume the chairmanship of the African Union’s (AU) Peace and Security Council in charge of enforcing union decisions in October, the country’s permanent representative to the AU said.
Ambassador Osama Abdel-Khalek said Egypt’s task will start on 1 October for a month, adding that it would be a new stage for Egypt’s leading role in the continent.
Egypt chaired the African Union in 2019.
Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi handed the presidency of the AU to his South African counterpart in February.
Short link:



© 2010 Ahram Online.