Manama, HH Shaikh Khalid bin Hamad Al Khalifa, First Deputy Chairman of the Supreme Council for Youth and Sports, and President of Bahrain Olympic Committee has received at his office in Al Wadi Palace the newly-appointed Egyptian Ambassador to Bahrain, Yasser Mohammed Al Shabaan.
HH Shaikh Khalid congratulated Shabaan on his appointment to his post, wishing him every success in cementing the brotherly relations between the Kingdom of Bahrain and Egypt across all fields.
HH Shaikh Khalid praised the deep-rooted and strong ties between both countries and their steady progress thanks to keenness and interest of His Majesty King Hamad bin Isa Al Khalifa, and President Abdul Fattah Al Sisi, of Egypt.
Egyptian Ambassador said: "Egypt is proud of its unique relationship with Bahrain. Our country has always been keen on developing our ties so as to serve the interests of both countries. Egypt and Bahrain represent an civilised model for peace and cooperation in various fields. Our close ties underscore Arab unity."
Source: Bahrain News Agency