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King Salman arrives in Cairo in first official visit

The visit will include bilateral talks with President Sisi, signing of economic agreements

King of Saudi Arabia Salman Abdel Aziz arrived in Cairo on Thursday noon in his first official visit to Egypt. The visit followed an invitation by president Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi

Presidency spokesperson Alaa Youssef said in an official statement that Salman will hold bilateral talks with Al-Sisi, followed by signing a number of agreements. King Salman’s visit will also include meetings with other Egyptian officials and the members of the Saudi-Egyptian Coordination Council.

The bilateral talks will mostly focus on regional issues of common concern and threats facing the Gulf and Arab region as a whole, according to Youssef.

“The two leaders are set to discuss at length economic cooperation as well, given the keenness of both countries on promoting economic and trade ties,” he added.

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