India welcomes Egypt's El-Sissi with ceremony

25 January 2023
2023-01-25 16:35

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi was given a ceremonial welcome on Wednesday as he arrived at India's presidential palace.Indian President DroupadiMurmu and Prime Minister Narendra Modi led the welcome party in New Delhi.El-Sissi is on a four-day state visit to India and was due to hold talks with Modi later in the day.

India and Egypt are celebrating 75 years of establishment of diplomatic relations this year.El-Sissi hoped the visit could help take ties between the two countries to a "whole new horizon".

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