Outgoing Egyptian Envoy meets President
Outgoing Egyptian Ambassador Hussein El Saharty called on President Gotabaya Rajapaksa at the Presidential Secretariat yesterday (18). Saharty, who has been newly appointed as a Coordinator for Egyptian Civil Society Organisations, said he will continue to work to strengthen the relations with Sri Lanka. Saharty further stressed the need to enhance security ties and develop the tourism industry between the two countries.
President Rajapaksa commended Saharty for his service rendered to Sri Lanka as the Ambassador of Egypt. Secretary to the President P.B. Jayasundera, Foreign Secretary Admiral Prof. Jayanath Colombage, and Counsellor of the Egyptian Embassy Karim Abulenein were also present.