UN High Commissioner for Human Rights Zeid Ra’ad Al Hussein on Tuesday said he was deeply disturbed by the death of at least 20 people during clashes between security forces and protestors in Egypt since Friday.
Minister for the Middle East Tobias Ellwood condemns terrorist attacks and force used against protestors in Egypt.
Upon a kind invitation by H.E. Mr. Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi, President of the Arab Republic of Egypt, H.E. Mr. Shinzo Abe, Prime Minister of Japan, paid an official visit to Egypt on 16th, 17th January 2015.
Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird today concluded his visit to Egypt, during which he met with Sameh Shoukry, Minister of Foreign Affairs, Pope Tawadros II of the Coptic Orthodox Church and Mohammed Ahmed El-Tayyib, Grand Imam of Al-Azhar Mosque.
FCO Minister Tobias Ellwood meets Egyptian President el-Sisi and affirms UK support for a more secure, prosperous, and democratic Egypt.
Foreign Affairs Minister John Baird, on behalf of Christian Paradis, Minister of International Development and La Francophonie, today announced additional support to encourage economic growth and empower women and young people in Egypt.