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Pompeo meets Egyptian President, expresses outrage over pointless, tragic death of US citizen in Egypt

US Secretary of State, Mike Pompeo on Sunday (local time) met Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi on the margins of the Berlin Summit and expressed outrage over the pointless and tragic death of detained US citizen Moustafa Kassem in Egypt. Met with President Sisi today and addressed the pointless and tragic death of detained U.S. citizen Moustafa Kassem in Egypt. On #Libya, President Sisi and I agreed on the urgent need for a return to a @UN-facilitated political process and a ceasefire, Pompeo tweeted.A state department spokesperson said Pompeo met today with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi on the margins of the Berlin Summit. Secretary Pompeo expressed outrage over the pointless and tragic death of detained U.S. citizen Moustafa Kassem in Egypt, the spokesperson said in a statement.Kassem (54), was detained in August 2013 in Cairo while visiting his family, and once begged for President Donald Trump s help, died Monday of heart failure during a hunger strike after ..


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