Pavlo Klimkin



News of Ukraine: foreign Minister of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin on 29 and 30 April will pay an official visit to Egypt.

The Minister of foreign Affairs of Ukraine Pavlo Klimkin on 29 and 30 April will pay an official visit to the Arab Republic of Egypt.

As reported in the press service of the foreign Ministry, in Cairo Klimkin will hold talks with Minister of foreign Affairs of Egypt Saleh shoukry.

“This visit, which takes place after a telephone conversation of the President of Ukraine Petro Poroshenko and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al Sisi (April 12), aims to strengthen the Ukrainian-Egyptian cooperation in all areas where there is common interest, to discuss ways to deepen relations in the economic sphere and the preparation of the next meeting of the intergovernmental joint Commission on economic and scientific-technical cooperation between Ukraine and Egypt”, – stated in the message .

The Ministry said that special attention will be given to the cooperation between the two countries in the tourism sector, where Ukraine by the number of its citizens (more than 770 thousand last year), visiting Egypt, confidently holds the leading position.

“The Ukrainian side acknowledges the efforts of the Egyptian side, to ensure the safe stay of Ukrainian tourists in the country. The recommendations of the MFA of Ukraine travelling to Egypt Ukrainians of April 18, do not contain conditions to travel to this country, but asked citizens to be cautious and to take into account the state of emergency in force in Egypt”, – added the press service.