Egyptian diplomat Ezat Saad, who heads the foreign Affairs Council, expressed concern about attempts to change the balance of power in Africa. This is the website of Oriental Express with reference to the mass media of Egypt.
According to the diplomat, President Abd al-Fattah al-Sisi continues to strengthen the position of Egypt as the leading country in the continent. He had recently visited Chad, Gabon, Rwanda and Namibia. Especially important for Cairo’s relations with the countries of the Nile basin – the main source of fresh water.
Saad said that the Israel, Iran and Turkey are trying to stop this relationship, many African States, their development models, and Israel is making significant efforts to promote its interests in Africa.
We will remind that in October of 2017, have a Prime Minister of Israel Benjamin Netanyahu will meet with leaders of 20 African States. On the summit’s agenda – the expansion of economic cooperation, deepening of diplomatic relations.
Of particular interest for Africa are Israeli technology and achievements in the field of security.
The Arabs fear that African States will abandon the traditional anti-Israeli course in international organizations. They take considerable effort to convince local politicians to refuse to cooperate with Israel.