Egypt Foreign Affairs Minister arrives in India for 7th Joint Commission Meeting
Foreign Affairs Minister of Egypt Sameh Shoukry arrived here for the seventh Joint Commission Meeting on Friday.
External Affairs Minister Sushma Swaraj welcomed Shoukry.
Ministry of External Affairs spokesperson Raveesh Kumar took to the micro-blogging site Twitter, saying “EAM @SushmaSwaraj welcomes Minister of Foreign Affairs of Egypt Sameh Shoukry for the 7th Joint Commission Meeting in New Delhi.”
India and Egypt as two of the world’s oldest civilisations have enjoyed cordial relations based on commonality of views on regional and international issues, he said.