The Head of the High Council of the State HCS, Khaled Al-Mishri, dismissed rumors of him meeting with the Speaker of the House of Representatives, Aqila Saleh.

The HCS media office said the Council's focus remains on making the electoral process a success and removing the obstacles that stand in the way of the 6 + 6 committee formed to prepare the voting laws.

Specific media outlets had stated that Al-Mishri and Saleh arrived in the Egyptian capital, Cairo, for a new round of talks aimed at safeguarding the electoral process proposed for this year.