Egyptian President al-Sisi and French President Francois Hollande plan security meeting to strengthen ties and combat terrorism

News article, posted 02.17.2015, from Paris, France, in:
Egyptian President al-Sisi made a phone call to French President Francois Hollande to plan a security meeting between them to strengthen national ties and to combat terrorism. This news comes shortly after a French and Egyptian military deal was made for Egypt to purchase 24 French made Rafale jet fighters. Sisi also plans to strengthen ties with Great Britain and Italy and hopes to plan joint strikes against the Islamic State.