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President Sisi Extends Thanks to Qatar’s Emir for Joint Efforts in Gaza Humanitarian Truce

Sun 26 Nov 2023 | 09:39 PM

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi expressed his profound gratitude to Qatar's Emir, Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad Al Thani, for the significant collaborative efforts that contributed to the successful establishment of a humanitarian truce in the Gaza Strip and the facilitation of a prisoner and detainee exchange process.

In statements, President El-Sisi acknowledged the crucial role played by the Qatari leader and his team, which complemented Egypt’s own efforts in negotiating the ceasefire in Gaza. This truce has been a critical step towards alleviating the humanitarian crisis in the region.

President El-Sisi further remarked, “I extend my sincere thanks and appreciation to His Highness Sheikh Tamim bin Hamad, Emir of the brotherly State of Qatar, for his valuable efforts and those of his team. These efforts have integrated with the Egyptian endeavors to complete the humanitarian truce in the Gaza Strip and successfully facilitate the exchange of prisoners and detainees. I look forward to further joint cooperation to fulfill the aspirations of the Palestinian people and establish comprehensive and just peace in the region.”

This diplomatic engagement between Egypt and Qatar underscores a significant collaborative approach to addressing the longstanding challenges in the Middle East. The joint efforts symbolize a growing regional commitment to seeking peaceful resolutions and supporting the Palestinian cause.

As the situation in Gaza continues to be a focal point of regional and international attention, this cooperation between Egypt and Qatar is seen as a vital contribution to the broader peace efforts in the region. President El-Sisi’s expression of gratitude not only reflects diplomatic courtesy but also signifies the importance of collaborative Arab initiatives in fostering stability and peace.