Speaker of the House of Representatives Aly Abdel Aal has greeted Pope Tawadros II of Alexandria and Patriarch of Saint Mark Diocese on Christmas.
Tawadros, in a meeting with Abdel Aal at his papal office Sunday, said that building the new Nativity of Christ Cathedral in only one year proves how firm and accurate Egyptians are in carrying out their jobs.
Tawadros thanked Abdel Aal and stressed deep relations among the Egyptian people.
Abdel Aal said he is happy to meet the pope today, stressing there is no discrimination between Egyptian Muslims and Christians. (MENA)