“Talking of Egypt’s stance on Syria, we wish a united Syria, a political settlement to resolve the disaster, and reconstruction of Syria. [We do] not wish to go away the Syrian folks by the hands of terrorist teams,” Sisi mentioned at a joint press convention with German Chancellor Angela Merkel within the Egyptian capital Cairo on Thursday.
The Egyptian chief additionally known as for adopting a “clear and agency place” vis-à-vis “the sponsors of terrorism within the area.”
In October final yr, the Damascus authorities known as on Egypt to lend its help to the combat in opposition to terrorists within the area.
Throughout a gathering between Main Common Ali Mamlouk, the top of Syria’s Nationwide Safety Bureau, and senior Egyptian intelligence officers, together with Main Common Khaled Fawzy, the director of the Egyptian Common Intelligence Directorate, the 2 sides reached an settlement on “coordinating political standpoints” and enhancing bilateral “cooperation within the fight in opposition to terrorism.”
Egyptian International Minister Sameh Shoukry introduced in September that Cairo and Riyadh, one of many essential sponsors of terrorism within the area, didn’t share frequent views on the continued Syrian disaster.
Shoukry acknowledged that terrorist teams can not stay in Syria if peace is to be achieved within the conflict-stricken Arab nation.
Whereas Saudi Arabia and its allies within the Persian Gulf area, notably Qatar, are financially and militarily supporting extremists preventing to unseat Syrian President Bashar al-Assad, Egyptian officers have reiterated that the disaster in Syria can solely be solved by political means.
Earlier, the highest Egyptian diplomat had underlined the significance of the resumption of Syria talks throughout the Worldwide Syria Assist Group (ISSG) assembly in New York, and known as for makes an attempt to speed up a complete ceasefire within the Center Japanese nation.
Shoukry had additionally acknowledged that main powers ought to put in additional efforts and indiscriminately goal terrorist parts and organizations.