Egypt's Suez Canal exempts ship rescuing oil tanker in Yemen from fare

Mon, 08 May 2023 - 11:53 GMT

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced Sunday that the Suez Canal Authority had exempted the rescue ship heading to Yemen to carry out the salvage of the ageing oil tanker FSO Safer from the crossing fare.

Egyptian diplomat discusses salvation of FSO Safer with UN Coordinator in Yemen

Sun, 09 Apr 2023 - 12:30 GMT

Assistant to the Minister of Foreign Affairs for Arab Affairs Alaa Mousa met last week with UN Resident and Humanitarian Coordinator in Yemen David Gressly.

Egypt, Saudi Arabia issue joint statement on outcomes of consultation committee

Thu, 12 Jan 2023 - 03:53 GMT

Egypt and Saudi Arabia agreed on the necessity that Iran abides by the Treaty of the Non-Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT).

Egypt’s Foreign Minister meets US envoy to Yemen in New York

Mon, 19 Sep 2022 - 10:34 GMT

The Foreign Minister reviewed the Egyptian efforts to consolidate the truce reached by the Yemeni parties last April.

Yemeni Chairman of Presidential Leadership Council praises relations with Egypt

Wed, 31 Aug 2022 - 09:28 GMT

Yemeni Chairman of the Presidential Leadership Council, Rashad al-Alimi praised the distinguished relations between Sana'a and Cairo, and his ‘appreciation for the Egyption key role supporting Yemeni people and their legitimate leadership.

Egypt welcomes extension of UN-mediated truce in Yemen

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 02:57 GMT

“The extension includes a commitment by the Government and Houthi rebels to intensify negotiations to reach an expanded agreement as soon as possible,” the UN said on August 2.

Egyptian President, Omani Sultan discuss Yemeni crisis, security of navigation in Red Sea

Tue, 28 Jun 2022 - 01:37 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi met Tuesday morning with Sultan of Oman Haitham Bin Tarek al-Said at Al Elm Al Amer Castle in Muscat holding talks without the officials of both countries unlike Monday's meeting.

United Nations Special Envoy for Yemen thanks Egypt for its active support to UN’s peace efforts

Thu, 26 May 2022 - 10:15 GMT

“This will allow more Yemenis to travel abroad to access medical care, as well as educational and trade opportunities, and to visit family,” he added.

US State Department expresses appreciation Egypt’s efforts to calm situation in Yemen

Tue, 24 May 2022 - 09:49 GMT

The US State Department expressed, Tuesday its appreciation for Egypt’s efforts to calm situation in Yemen.

UN Secretary-General thanks Egypt's Sisi for allowing operation of direct flights between Cairo, Sanaa

Mon, 23 May 2022 - 09:35 GMT

In mid-April, Yemeni Foreign Minister Ahmad Awad bin Mubarak said that his country has coordinated with Egypt and Jordan to start flights through the Houthi-controlled Sanaa International Airport.

20 Egyptian sailors who were held in Yemen return home: MENA

Sun, 08 May 2022 - 06:47 GMT

“Once they returned to Egypt, the sailors thanked President Sisi for his efforts to solve their issue,” MENA said.

Egyptian authorities succeed in releasing 20 sailors held in Yemen

Mon, 02 May 2022 - 02:05 GMT

Their release was carried out upon President Abdel-Fatah El-Sisi’s directions to the concerned agencies to exert all necessary efforts to set the sailors free.

Acting U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs visits Egypt

Mon, 25 Apr 2022 - 02:56 GMT

Lempert held a meeting with the assistant to minister of foreign affairs for American affairs.

Yemen coordinates with Egypt, Jordan to operate Houthi-controlled Sanaa International Airport

Sat, 16 Apr 2022 - 02:34 GMT

Yemen has coordinated with Egypt and Jordan to start flights through the Houthi-controlled Sanaa International Airport, said Yemeni Foreign Minister Ahmad Awad bin Mubarak on Friday.

Egypt welcomes formation of presidential council at Yemen, aspires for national congruence on conclusion of transitional phase

Thu, 07 Apr 2022 - 01:17 GMT

The ministry said that Egypt has been closely following up on such development on the Yemeni scene.

1 week after truce declaration: Yemeni president steps down, passes on duties to presidential council

Thu, 07 Apr 2022 - 11:19 GMT

The move follows an agreement among warring parties in Yemen to hold a two-month truce.

Egypt welcomes UN statement on reaching two-month truce in Yemen

Sat, 02 Apr 2022 - 03:14 GMT

The Foreign Ministry confirmed in its statement that Egypt supports all efforts aiming at achieving peace, security and stability in Yemen and preserves its unity.

President Sisi to Saudi Crown Prince: Egypt fully stands by Kingdom against destabilizing attempts

Sat, 26 Mar 2022 - 11:22 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi spoke with Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud on Friday, said Presidential Spokesperson Bassam Rady.

Egypt's FM warns against unilateral acts on Palestinian Cause during OIC meeting

Wed, 23 Mar 2022 - 03:31 GMT

The minister showcased that the Palestinian Cause was the main reason the OIC was established.

Houthi drone attack sets UAE fuel tanks ablaze, kills 3

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 - 01:43 GMT

Abu Dhabi police announced that the fire had been contained, and that the victims are two Indians and a Pakistani, as reported by Sky News Arabia.