Swedish Foreign Minister Sven Andersson met President Anwar Sadat on Wednesday (26 February) during a four-day visit to Egypt.
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Background: Swedish Foreign Minister Sven Andersson met President Anwar Sadat on Wednesday (26 February) during a four-day visit to Egypt. Mr. Andersson had talks with Mr. Sadat and Foreign Minister Ismail Fahmy and signed an agreement providing for industrial and technical co-operation between the two countries.
During their talks President Sadat and Mr. Andersson discussed developments in the Middle East and Mr. Andersson was briefed on Egyptian foreign and economic policy. Both men expressed their wish to see closer ties between the two countries, and Mr. Andersson affirmed that the Swedish attitude to the region is in accord with United Nations resolutions on Arab territorial rights.