EGYPTIAN and Eritrean leaders conducted in-depth discussions yesterday at the Al-Etihadia State House in Cairo on fostering bilateral relations as well as on ways and means of reinforcing to the highest level the existing Eritrean-Egyptian ties in the economic, social, political and diplomatic domains.
Moreover, the two leaders agreed on exchange of trade and investment between both countries, in addition to exchanging views as regards the contribution of Eritrea and Egypt in regional and international forums.
Foreign Minister Osman Saleh and Mr. Yemane Gebreab, Head of Political Affairs at the PFDJ, as well as Mr. Amin Hassan from the Office of the President also attended the meeting.
On the Egyptian side, the Prime Minister, Eng. Ibrahim Mahlab, the Foreign Minister, Mr. Samih Shukri, and the Minister of Youth and Sports, Mr. Khalid Abdel-Aziz, were present.
Wrapping up his two days successful Cairo vist, President Isaias Afwerki and his delegation returned home today in the afternoon hours.