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Full text: Media briefing remarks by South African President Cyril Ramaphosa in Egypt

Your Excellency, President El-Sisi,Honourable Ministers,Members of the Media,Ladies and Gentlemen,Mr President,On behalf of my delegation, I wish to express my gratitude to you for hosting us so generously.

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