Indian Prime Minister Narendra Modi and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi on Tuesday agreed to further strengthen their ties at a bilateral meeting here on the sidelines of the BRICS Summit.
“Delighted to meet President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi. We held talks on further strengthening our historical ties,” Modi tweeted after their meeting.
Delighted to meet President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi. We held talks on further strengthening our historical ties with Egypt. pic.twitter.com/exwJZtg7mv
— Narendra Modi (@narendramodi) September 5, 2017
He said that el-Sisi “emphasised on India’s commitment and endeavours towards expanding development cooperation with other nations, particularly Africa”.
The two leaders previously met during the President’s visit to India last September.