Egyptian Defence Minister pays Cyprus official visit

Egyptian Defence Minister, General Sedki Sobhy is paying Cyprus an official visit, during which a Memorandum of Cooperation on Aeronautical Search and Rescue will be signed between the two countries.

Sobhy is set to be officially welcomed by his Cypriot counterpart Christoforos Fokaides, tomorrow, Tuesday, followed by consultations between the delegations of the two ministries, a Defence Ministry press release issued here today, says.

Later on, he will be received by Cyprus President Nicos Anastasiades.

In the context of the meeting a Memorandum of Cooperation on Aeronautical Search and Rescue will be signed, the press release concludes.

Source: Cyprus News Agency