U.S proposed to adopt "2 + 2" consultative formula with Egypt، that brings together the Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Defense of the two countries، Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Abu Zeid said early today in remarks to “DMC” satellite channel.
He pointed out that the four parties will hold consultative meetings regularly.
Abu Zeid explained that U.S doesn’t adopting such methods with many countries، which means that the relations with Egypt “a unique relationship.”
The spokesman added that it was agreed to resume the strategic dialogue between the two countries in the second half of 2018.
Noteworthy، Egypt’s President Abdul Fattah al-Sisi met yesterday US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson at the presidential palace in Cairo، said spokesman for the presidency ambassador Bassam Radi.
Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and Acting General Intelligence Abbas Kamel attended the meeting.
Tillerson stressed that the United States is keen to promote and develop Egyptian-US relations adding his country's stand with Egypt and its commitment to support it in its war against terrorism.