Egypt's president، Abdul Fattah Al-Sisi is set to inaugurate The Arab-European Summit in Sharm al-Sheikh city next Sunday February 24. More than one country has announced its participation in the two-day summit، which is considered an important step to push forward the Arab-European relations to a new level.
The two-day summit will bring together، for the first time، heads of the member states of the Arab League and the European Union. It will be co-chaired by President Sisi and President of European Council Donald Tusk، according to the EU’s statement.
On February 18، President al-Sisi stressed that Arab-European relations are historic، as the Arab world is the first partner for Europe، and this requires more dialogue not only in the economic level but also in other respects.