CAIRO-Head of State, Abdelkader Bensalah was received Thursday in Cairo (Egypt) by President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, Abdel Fattah el-Sisi.
During the meeting which was attended by Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shukri and his Algerian counterpart Sabri Boukadoum, as well as Algeria’s ambassador in Egypt, Nadir Larbaoui, Egyptian President congratulated his Algerian counterpart for the “beautiful” qualification of the national team in the final of the CAN, hosted by Egypt since June 21.
The Head of State, Abdelkader Bensalah expressed “his deep thanks and gratitude for the efforts made by Egypt and all its institutions, as well as for the facilities offered and the great cooperation with the Algerian public, during this CAN marked by a very good organization “, according to a statement of the Presidency of the Republic.
The two sides expressed their great satisfaction with the privileged and exceptional nature of bilateral relations, rooted in the history of the common struggle, the statement added.
Several regional and international issues of common interest were reviewed, in addition to the means of promoting Arab solidarity to face the current challenges.
As a reminder, the head of state, Abdelkader Bensalah arrived Thursday morning in Cairo, to attend the final of the African Cup of Nations (CAN-2019).