Egyptian leader Sisi in Athens to meet Tsipras and for trilateral talks with Cyprus


Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is due to hold talks with Prime Minister Alexis Tsipras in Athens at 3 p.m. local time on Tuesday.

Sisi has been invited to Greece by President Prokopis Pavlopoulos but the main purpose of his visit will be to attend the trilateral summit with Tsipras and Cypriot President Nicos Anastasiades on Wednesday

Cooperation on energy issues is expected to be the main subject in the three-way talks in Athens. The three leaders will also hold separate talks, as well as a trilateral discussion.