Egypt - Q&A - Extract from the press briefing (19 March 2024)


Q: What is France’s position on the partnership agreement between the EU and Egypt, which was signed on Sunday in the presence of other Europeans?

A: France welcomes the signing of a joint declaration by Egypt and the EU to elevate their bilateral relationship to the level of a strategic and comprehensive partnership. It is excellent news for Egyptian stability, as Egypt – a major regional partner of both the EU and France – is facing numerous challenges, particularly in connection with the Middle East crisis.