Qatar emir congratulates Sisi

Photo: Qatar emir congratulates Sisi / Arabic region

The Gulf kingdom of Qatar congratulated on Sunday recently elected Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on taking his oath as the leader of the Arab country

According to state-run Qatar News Agency (QNA), Emir Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al-Thani sent a cable of congratulations to Sisi on the occasion of taking the oath of president.

Sisi, a former Army commander, took the oath of president at the Supreme Constitutional Court in a suburb of Cairo before making his way to the presidential palace where he delivered an inaugural speech and was officially handed over power of the Arab world's most populous country.

The QNA also said Qatar's prime minister and interior minister, Sheikh Abdullah bin Nasser bin Khalifa Al-Thani, had also sent a cable of congratulations to Sisi.

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