Egypt's President Anwar Sadat on Tuesday (20 february) praised Chad's "positive action" of braking off diplomatic relation s with Israel.
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Background: Egypt's President Anwar Sadat on Tuesday (20 february) praised Chad's "positive action" of braking off diplomatic relation s with Israel.
The President's remarks were make during his first round of formal talks in Cairo with Chad's President Francois Tombalbaye who arrived in Egypt on Monday (19 February) on a four-day state visit.
Chad is one of the five African States which severed diplomatic relations with Israel early last year. Middle East developments, African problems and bilateral relations were the major subjects discussed at Tuesday's session which lasted 90 minutes.
A joint communique will be issued in Cairo and Fort Lamy at the end of President Tombalbaye's visit.