Copts in France and Italy are getting ready to welcome President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi this week who pays such visit for the first time since he took office.
Copts in France and Italy are preparing to welcome President al-Sisi
Monday ,24 November 2014
George Qelada, President of the Association of Egyptians in Italy, said that such visit comes to assure the foreign investors about Egypt and her stability.
Qelada added that the Egyptians in Italy are preparing to welcome the president and provide buses to transfer the Egyptians from Milano and Venice to Rome
Mamdouh Qellini, President of the Association of exchange cultural in France, said that such visit is crucial to strengthen the ties between Egypt and France.
He added that the French government is worried that elements of the Muslim Brotherhood may interfere to ruin the celebration and spread violence in the demonstrations.
Hamdi Yanni, member of OVID association that many members of the Muslim Brotherhood live in France, but they will not be allowed be police to ruin the celebration.
Yanni added that the president will attend a meeting of the Presidential Council of the French-Egyptian business to stimulate economic cooperation and intensify cooperation in trade and investment.
John Maher, President of OVID association, said that such visit is so important for the French government, and should open the door before many French investments in Egypt.