EU's Ashton headed to Cairo: Egypt vice presidency

EU foreign policy chief Catherine Ashton will arrive in Egypt for talks on Sunday, the country's vice presidency said, amid an ongoing crisis over the ouster of president Mohamed Morsi.

"Ashton will begin a visit to Cairo this evening during which she will meet with president Adly Mansour, vice president for international affairs Mohamed ElBaradei and Egyptian officials," ElBaradei's office said in a statement.