FM Shoukry vis­its Manama for 10th joint com­mit­tee meet­ing

Shoukry, Pom­peo dis­cusses prepa­ra­tions to hold joint meet­ing be­tween for­eign, de­fence min­is­ters

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Egypt’s Min­is­ter of For­eign Af­fairs, Sameh Shoukry, ar­rived in the Bahraini cap­i­tal of Manama on Satur­day on a two-day visit to par­tic­i­pate in the 10th meet­ing of the joint com­mit­tee.

The meet­ing, in­volv­ing both coun­tries’ for­eign min­istries, is ex­pected to wit­ness sign­ing of sev­eral bi­lat­eral agree­ments and mem­o­ran­dums of un­der­stand­ing in var­i­ous fields, as well as dis­cussing boost­ing co­or­di­na­tion on re­gional is­sues of com­mon in­ter­est.

A prepara­tory meet­ing will be held in the first day on the level of se­nior of­fi­cials, and the min­is­te­rial meet­ing will be held on Sun­day.

On the other hand, US Sec­re­tary of State Mike Pom­peo phoned Shoukry on Fri­day where they dis­cussed ad­vanc­ing bi­lat­eral re­la­tions in the com­ing pe­riod.

Shoukry and Pom­peo dis­cussed prepa­ra­tions to hold a joint meet­ing be­tween the for­eign and de­fence min­istries to strengthen bi­lat­eral re­la­tions in dif­fer­ent fields.

The min­is­ters also re­viewed the re­gional de­vel­op­ments, and agreed to in­ten­sify co­or­di­na­tion in the face of chal­lenges un­der­min­ing sta­bil­ity in the Mid­dle East.

Min­is­ter of For­eign Af­fairs, Sameh Shoukry

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