In Pictures: Highlights of President Macron’s Visit to Egypt
By Muhammed Aladdin
After spending the last three days in Egypt, the French President Emmanuel Macron is preparing to leave back to France. The diplomatic trip has strengthened the relations between both countries in different fields; Egypt, in particular, has secured a whopping 1.6 billion Euros worth in agreements.
As the French-Egyptian summit draws to a conclusion, it would only be appropriate to showcase the highlights of the visit in pictures. So, here are the most iconic moments from President Macron’s visit to Egypt.
1 Macron’s visit to Abu Simbel in Aswan, Upper Egypt
Before landing in Cairo to meet Egypt’s President Abdelfattah Al-Sisi, France’s president stopped by the Abu Simbel temple in Aswan, to marvel at the Pharaonic civilization of ancient Egypt. The look in President Macron’s eyes conveys the respect he holds for Egypt and its culture.