Egyptian president`s visit to Saudi Arabia seeks to mend relations
The Egyptian President Abdel el-Sisi received a royal welcome when he touched down and stepped off his plane in the Saudi capital of Riyadh. He was met by King Salman, surrounded by royal officials according to the official Saudi Press Agency.
|El-Sisi's trip comes at the invitation of Saudi King Salman and is said to be aimed at "bolstering strategic relations between the two countries" and that the two would discuss regional and international issues that were of common interest. This included the struggle against terrorism.|