Today, President Donald J. Trump spoke with President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi of Egypt during the United Nations General Assembly. The two leaders underscored the importance of the strategic partnership between the United States and Egypt. President Trump reiterated his commitment to the security, stability, and prosperity of Egypt. Both leaders discussed the importance of religious liberty and progress in the treatment of Egypt’s Coptic community. President Trump also emphasized that the United States will continue to closely work with Egypt on challenging regional and international issues.
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