U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo during the speech - Egypt TodayLive now! Watch @SecPompeo deliver remarks on “A Force for Good: America Reinvigorated in the Middle East,” at the @AUC in Cairo, Egypt. https://t.co/0fCyZLYcfO — Department of State (@StateDept) January 10, 2019CAIRO – 10 January 2019: During U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo's speech in the American University in Cairo, Egypt, Pompeo stated the the U.S. will support Egypt in its fight against terrorism.“We will continue to work with our allies in the Middle East to defeat Isis," Pompeo declared, adding, "we will support Cairo in its war against ISIS in Sinai and Arab states, especially Yemen and Libya. Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received the US official earlier at the presidential palace.US Secretary of State Pompeo said "the US-Egypt relationship is one of our deepest and broadest partnerships in the region. "Pompeo tweeted that it is "wonderful to be in Cairo", adding that he is looking forward to a good visit.
Source: Libya Today January 10, 2019 14:48 UTC