Egypt’s President، Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi meets on Thursday Ethiopian Prime Minister Haile Meriam Desaline at the presidency headquarters in El-Etehadiya palace.
It is scheduled that both sides will discuss important issues regarding Renaissance Dam crisis، and ways to boost cooperation in various fields.
Moreover، the official talks will be followed by a joint press conference.
Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and his Ethiopian counterpart Workneh Gebeyehu held talks on Wednesday on means to boost bilateral relation between the two countries، in addition to discussing regional issues of common concern.
In a statement، Egypt’s Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Abu Zeid said that Shoukry stressed that such regular meetings between the two ministers reflect the keenness to maintain close bilateral relations.
Shoukry added that upcoming presidential summit، which is set to be held for the first time، represents a clear message to the public opinion that both leaders seek to push forward for more cooperation and to overcome any obstacles to achieve the desired goals.
The talks also tackled the developments of negotiations on the Ethiopian renaissance dam، as well as a number of regional issues of mutual concern، especially the situation in Somalia and South Sudan.