x Abu Dhabi, UAEMonday 24 July 2017

Sheikh Khalifa speaks with Egypt's military chief

The President spoke with General Abdel Fattah El Sisi by phone on Friday.

ABU DHABI // Sheikh Khalifa, President of the UAE, has expressed his wishes for security and stability in Egypt.

The President was briefed on the situation during a phone call with the commander-in-chief of Egypt's Armed Forces and the Minister of Defence, General Abdel Fattah El Sisi, on Friday.

Sheikh Khalifa told the General that Egypt and the UAE shared deep, brotherly ties and hailed the role the country plays in various fields. The General thanked Sheikh Khalifa for his good wishes and said he hoped the countries could continue their history of bilateral ties.