Visit of Mohamed Morsi, President of Egypt, to José Manuel Barroso: extracts from the joint press briefing
On 13 September 2012, José Manuel Barroso, President of the EC, received the visit of Mohamed Morsi, President of Egypt, at the European Commission in Brussels.
Following their meeting, they held a press briefing and shared their views on the situation in Egypt. On this occasion, José Manuel Barroso reiterated the commitment to work with Egypt to build a democratic, free and prosperous country. He also strongly condemned the continuing violence in Syria and recent attacks against the U.S. embassy in Libya. SHOTLIST