Presidents Travels to Egypt

Name Locale Remarks Date
Franklin D. Roosevelt Cairo Attended First Cairo Conference with British Prime Minister Churchill and Chinese Generalissimo Chiang Kai-shek. November 22-​26, 1943
Franklin D. Roosevelt Cairo Attended Second Cairo Conference with British Prime Minister Churchill and Turkish President Inonu. December 2-​7, 1943
Franklin D. Roosevelt Great Bitter Lake, Suez Canal, Alexandria Met with King Farouk, Ethiopian Emperor Haile Selassie, Saudi Arabian King Ibn Saud, and British Prime Minister Churchill. February 13-​15, 1945
Richard M. Nixon Cairo, Alexandria Met with President Sadat. June 12-​14, 1974
Jimmy Carter Aswan Met with President Sadat and German Chancellor Schmidt. January 4, 1978
Jimmy Carter Cairo, Alexandria, Giza State visit; met with President Sadat and addressed People's Assembly. March 7-​10, 1979
Jimmy Carter Cairo Met with President Sadat. March 13, 1979
George H. W. Bush Cairo Discussed the Persian Gulf crisis with President Mubarak. November 22-​23, 1990
William J. Clinton Cairo Met with President Mubarak and PLO Chairman Arafat. October 25-​26, 1994
William J. Clinton Sharm el-Sheikh Attended the Summit of the Peacemakers. March 13, 1996
William J. Clinton Cairo Briefed President Mubarak on the Middle East Peace Process. August 29, 2000
William J. Clinton Sharm el-Sheikh Attended Israeli-Palestinian Summit Meeting. October 16-​17, 2000
George W. Bush Sharm el-Sheikh Attended “Red Sea Summit” with the leaders of Bahrain, Egypt, Jordan, and Saudi Arabia, and with Palestinian Prime Minister Abbas. June 2-​3, 2003
George W. Bush Sharm el-Sheikh Met with President Mubarak January 16, 2008
George W. Bush Sharm el-Sheikh Met with President Mubarak, King Abdullah II of Jordan, Palestinian Authority President Abbas and Prime Minister Fayyad, Afghan President Karzai and Pakistani Prime Minister Gilan. Addressed the World Economic Forum. May 17-​18, 2008
Barack Obama Cairo Met with President Mubarak and delivered and address at Cairo University. June 4, 2009