Meeting with H.E. Mr. Sameh Shoukry, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Arab Republic of Egypt
The President of the General Assembly (PGA), H.E. Mr. Sam Kahamba Kutesa met with H.E. Mr. Sameh Shoukry, Minister of Foreign Affairs of the Arab Republic of Egypt. The President and the Minister of Foreign Affairs discussed important issues on the agenda of the 69th session, such as the Post-2015 Development Agenda, Financing for Development, Revitalization of the United Nations General Assembly, and reform of the Security Council. They also exchanged views on international and regional issues.
The PGA and the Minister of Foreign Affairs both stressed the urgency to intensify the fight against terrorism and intolerance and underscored the need to address the current profound and complex challenges, including the rise of radicalization and violent extremism that the world is facing.