Shoukry receives phone call from German Foreign Policy Adviser

Monday 4 November 2019
5:00 AM

Unofficial Translation

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry received a telephone call from German Foreign Policy Adviser Jan Hecker on November 4, 2019, to discuss bilateral relations and issues of mutual concern.
Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Counselor Ahmed Hafez stated that the two officials affirmed during the call that Cairo and Berlin are keen on enhancing bilateral relations in various fields, whereby Shoukry expressed appreciation for cooperation between the two friendly countries, and stressed the importance of maintaining the momentum witnessed over the past years. In this regard, he asserted that the distinguished cooperation ties between Egypt and Germany constitute one of the major Egyptian partnerships in Europe, noting the positive outcomes of the recent visit of the Federal Minister for Foreign Affairs to Egypt last October.