Pushkov: Russia and Egypt are discussing the revival of the partnership

Pushkov: Russia and Egypt are discussing the revival of the partnership


The delegation of Russian MPs headed by the speaker of the state Duma Sergei Naryshkin arrived on 26 January with two-day working visit to Egypt.

MOSCOW, 26 Jan. During the talks in Cairo deputies of Russia and Egypt discussed the resumption of deep cooperation, said the head of the Duma Committee on international Affairs Alexei Pushkov.

“Holding talks in Cairo, at the Egyptian Parliament. We are talking about the revival of close partnership based on a match of the range of interests of our countries”, — he wrote in his microblog on Twitter.

Egypt is working on a range of measures, u will ensure the safety of Ross.tourists. But in Moscow decided to open Consulate in Hurghada.

— Alexei Pushkov (@Alexey_Pushkov) 26 January 2016

 

The delegation of Russian MPs headed by the speaker of the state Duma Sergei Naryshkin arrived Tuesday for a two-day working visit to Egypt.

Speaker of the state Duma of the Russian Federation noted that the countries will continue cooperation in international and regional security, and cooperation in the fight against terrorism.

On the eve of his visit, the speaker of the lower house of Parliament told journalists that Russia and Egypt are interested in the full restoration of relations, including resumption of air links between the countries, which had been suspended after the terrorist attack on Board a Russian airliner A321 over Sinai, which killed 224 people.