French President Francois Hollande said his country supports the Egypt’s roadmap for the political transition of power.
Hollande also said at a press conference that Paris and Riyadh agree about the unity and independence of Lebanon.
“We have agreed to increase economic cooperation with Saudi Arabia,” he added. “Our military partnership is aimed at the stability of the region and not directed against anyone.”
Hollande met Saudi Crown Prince Salman Bin Abdul Aziz and is due to hold talks with King Abdullah.
Edited translation from Al-Masry Al-Youm