Egypt Independent

Ministers of tourism, antiquities escort Melania Trump to Pyramids



 

Minister of Tourism Rania al-Mashat and Minister of Antiquities Khaled al-Anani accompanied US President Donald Trump’s wife Melania Trump during her visit to Giza’s Pyramids and Sphinx on Saturday.

Mrs. Trump also heard USAID Mission Director in Egypt Sherry Carlin and Supreme Council of Antiquities Secretary-General Mostafa Waziri explain the dewatering project of the Pyramids Plateau and the Sphinx restoration project.

Mashat stated that Mrs. Trump’s visit conveys the message of Egypt’s safety and security to the world, which will help increase tourism to Egypt.

She thanked Mrs. Trump as being the best ambassador for Egyptian tourism and invited her to see other tourist sites in Egypt during future visits.

Edited translation from al-Masry al-Youm.