Palestinian Israeli Conflict

Sisi stresses importance of European role to support Israeli-Palestinian calm

Wed, 11 Oct 2023 - 03:45 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi has stressed the importance of the European and international role in supporting the path of calm and negotiations between the Palestinian and Israeli sides amid the current ongoing escalation.

Egypt committed to working to achieve calm in, around Gaza: Shoukry to European FMs

Sun, 08 Oct 2023 - 11:08 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry has discussed efforts to halt the current ongoing Palestinian-Israeli escalation in and around Gaza with foreign ministers of the UK, Hungary and Netherlands.

Egypt warned of this painful Israeli-Palestinian scenario amid absence of fair settlement: FM

Sun, 08 Oct 2023 - 05:06 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Egypt has repeatedly warned of this painful scenario of escalation between the Israeli and Palestinian sides as a result of absence of fair settlement of the Palestinian cause.

UPDATE: Calm prevails in Gaza as Egypt-brokered ceasefire goes into effect

Sat, 13 May 2023 - 07:47 GMT

The Egyptian and Israeli sides have agreed on an Egypt-mediated ceasefire to end days of hostilities in the Gaza Strip starting today 10:00 AM local time, Al Qahera News reported.

Munich Group: Resolving Palestinian-Israeli conflict based on two-state solution essential for regional peace

Thu, 22 Sep 2022 - 09:20 GMT

In a ministerial meeting for Munich Group in New York on Wednesday on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), the ministers affirmed that the two-state solution on the borders of 4 June 1967 is the only way to fulfill the legitimate aspirations of the Israeli and Palestinian sides.

Condemning violence, struggling to end Israeli-Palestinian conflict: What Egypt’s FM said after Negev Summit

Mon, 28 Mar 2022 - 06:55 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry delivered a speech after the two-day summit in Israel’s Negev Summit, during which he reiterated Egypt’s stance toward the Palestinian cause and its rejection of extremism, terrorism and violence.

Egyptian FM urges Israel to not take any procedures undermining creation of peace climate

Mon, 12 Jul 2021 - 09:33 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry told his Israeli counterpart, Yair Lapid, that Egypt hopes the Israeli government does not take any procedures that can undermine the creation of a suitable climate for peace and stability and raise the tensions and chances of escalation.

State Department: US supports Egypt’s rights, seeks to reach GERD deal

Fri, 25 Jun 2021 - 08:52 GMT

Samuel Warberg, a regional spokesman for the US State Department, said the US supports the Egyptians’ right and the recognizes the importance of the Nile water, noting that the US does not question Egypt’s right in Nile water.