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Erdogan Will Meet With Egypt’s Sisi After World Cup Handshake

Recep Tayyip Erdogan, right, greets Abdel Fattah el-Sisi as they attend a reception at the opening ceremony of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar on Nov. 20.
Recep Tayyip Erdogan, right, greets Abdel Fattah el-Sisi as they attend a reception at the opening ceremony of the 2022 FIFA World Cup in Qatar on Nov. 20.Photographer: Murat Kula/Anadolu Agency/Getty Images

Turkey President Recep Tayyip Erdogan said he will meet with Egyptian counterpart Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi after the two leaders exchanged a handshake earlier this month at the FIFA World Cup in Qatar.

“The process with Egypt has started,” Erdogan said in a recorded interview, according to Haberturk TV Sunday. “After minister-level talks, we will get together.”