Cairo . - Mr. Ibrahim Ahmed Ghoneim Deif, new Minister of Education in Egypt, received today at the headquarters of the Ministry, the Cuban Ambassador Otto Vaillant Frias.
Both sides referred to the historical relations between Cuba and Egypt and the leading role of both countries in the Non-Aligned Movement, one of whose founders was the Egyptian leader Gamal Abdel Nasser.
The Minister acknowledged Cuba's advances in education and its valuable contribution to other peoples of the world, especially in Latin America, have taken an important step forward in the fight against illiteracy. (Embacuba Egypt)