‘We’re very happy to have you home’: Trump and Ivanka meet US charity worker, 30, who was wrongly imprisoned in Cairo for three years after President personally asked for her release from his Egyptian counterpart

President Trump and Ivanka Trump welcomed the American philanthropy specialist today they liberated after she was wrongfully secured away an Egyptian jail for a long time.

Aya Hijazi, a double US-Egyptian citizen, arrived on American soil late Thursday night and hours after the fact she met with her new president and his trusted daughter on Friday morning.

Trump and his aides won the arrival of the 30-year-old after she was detained in Cairo on what human rights gather called fake human trafficking charges.

The president shook her hand Friday and stated, ‘We are exceptionally glad to have Aya Hijazi back home, and it’s a significant privilege to have her in the Oval Office with her sibling and much thanks.’

The discharge comes after President Trump met with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi at the White House prior in April and actually requesting that he assist.

‘The president specifically drew in the background for her benefit and made it clear to the Egyptian government that it was so essential to him that this American be discharged and returned,’ White House Press Secretary Sean Spicer affirmed Friday.

Spicer told journalists, ‘The president talked about the issue secretly when he went by the White House a brief span prior.

Trump did not specify the case freely when he met with el-Sisi and drew fire for it from human rights gatherings.

Rather, Trump said he concurs ‘on such a large number of things’ with the Egyptian despot and hailed his administration.

‘I simply need to tell everyone, on the off chance that there was any uncertainty, that we are especially behind President el-Sisi. He’s made a phenomenal showing with regards to in an extremely troublesome circumstance,’ Trump said. ‘We are particularly behind Egypt and the general population of Egypt. The United States has, trust me, support, and we have solid sponsorship.’

The White House says that arrangements for Hijazi’s discharge had started before the meeting with el-Sisi. The result of the case has the organization persuaded Trump’s system was powerful.

‘It was something that he accepted from an off camera sense was best routed to accomplish in a positive result for her,’ Spicer said Friday.


‘It’s been a roller coaster of emotions the past couple of days,’ Basel Hijazi told the Post in a telephone interview Thursday from aboard the plane. ‘We’re crying with relief to have them out.’

‘We’re very grateful that President Trump personally engaged with the issue. Working closely with the Trump administration was very important for my family at this critical time. It let us be reunited as a family. We’re so grateful.