President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi meets with senior Austrian officials in Vienna on Monday and Austrian President Alexander van der Bellen. He will also meet Chancellor Sebastian Kurz and hold a press conference. President Sisi is scheduled to meet Wolfgang Sobotka، the speaker of Austria's parliament، Austrian newspaper Kleine Zeitung reported. The newspaper added that Austria has high hopes in Egypt as a potential ally contributes to reducing the flow of refugees from Africa President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi has shortly arrived in the Austrian capital of Vienna in a three-day official visit، during which، he is set to hold talks with Swiss Chancellor Sebastian Kurz.
The visit is expected to take up means of bolstering bilateral ties at various levels and provide an opportunity to promote European-African cooperation at the political economic and security levels given the historical ties between Vienna and Cairo and Egypt's chairmanship of the African Union in 2019.
Both sides will also review several regional as well as international files of mutual concern.