Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

09 February 2019

Readout of the Secretary-General’s meeting with H.E. Mr Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt

Read Out for the Secretary-General’s meeting with H.E. Mr Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt
 
 
On the margins of the African Union Summit, the Secretary-General met with the President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, H.E. Mr. Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi. The Secretary-General congratulated Egypt for assuming the chairmanship of the African Union and noted the importance of continuing to strengthen the UN-AU partnership in the areas of peace, security, and development. 
 
The Secretary-General and President Al-Sisi also discussed regional matters, including the implementation of the UN Action Plan in Libya. 
 
Addis Ababa
9 February 2019
 
Stéphane Dujarric
Spokesman for the Secretary-General