On an unannounced visit for talks with his Egyptian counterpart Abdel-Fattah el-Sisi, United Arab Emirates (UAE) President Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed Al-Nahyan arrived in Egypt on Sunday.
The two leaders underlined the “importance of joint Arab action and unity to face challenges in the region,” a statement by Sisi’s office said.
The statement indicated that discussions between the two sides also dwelt on bilateral cooperation and “the promising opportunities to expand its horizon to broader levels to enhance the strategic partnership between the two countries.”
The two leaders discussed a host of regional and international issues and called for pursuing dialogue and diplomacy to settle crises and conflicts, the Emirati state news agency expressed.
No details were provided about the duration of the UAE president’s visit to Egypt.
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