UN Security Council renewed UNSMIL’s mandate in Libya for another year through Resolution 2542 (2020)

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 - 01:51 GMT

The UN Security Council extend the mandate of its integrated special political mission in Libya, listing a range of mediation and good offices tasks.

Libyan National Army kills IS-elements in Sabha, arrests Egyptian woman

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 - 01:42 GMT

According to Spokesperson of the Libyan National Army Ahmed al-Mismari, an Egyptian woman named Naglaa Mahmoud Afifi Hussein and her ISIS husband named Abu Abdullah al-Libi were arrested.

Egypt reports 163 new coronavirus cases, 18 deaths

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 - 12:24 GMT

The Health Ministry said Tuesday that 163 new coronavirus cases were detected, upping the total number of confirmed cases to 101,340.

Egypt, France discuss cooperation in water resources

Wed, 16 Sep 2020 - 10:45 GMT

According to a statement by the ministry, the two sides discussed means of enhancing joint cooperation in the water resources sector.

Bloomberg: Libyan Prime Minister al-Sarraj to resign soon

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 - 12:31 GMT

Al-Sarraj plans to announce his resignation soon but will stay on in a caretaker capacity through negotiations for a new government in Geneva next month.

Egypt to be gate for "Sputnik V" vaccine to Africa: Russian official

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 - 11:27 GMT

Head of the Russian Direct Investment Fund Kirill Dmitriev said Tuesday that Egypt is one of Russia’s main partners in the region.

Egyptian candidate to UN post gets 49 votes out of 54

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 - 11:21 GMT

The ministry added, in a statement, that the elections were held in the first meeting of the Council in its new session in New York.

Libyan crises threaten to push the country to a dangerous turning point

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 - 09:10 GMT

During the past months, the country has suffered from several crises that threaten to push the country into a dangerous turning point.

Egypt expresses 'full support' for Yemeni-led coalition's moves against Houthi

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 - 09:07 GMT

Egypt condemns the targeting of civilian installations in the city of Maribby Ansar Allah militia with ballistic missiles, wounding many civilians.

The Mediterranean Sea Rivals: Egypt faces-off Turkey

Tue, 15 Sep 2020 - 08:56 GMT

The competition between regional and international powers has become evident in the course of the Libyan crisis since the end of the military operation launched by NATO against Libya in 2011.

Member of High Council of Libyan state headed by al-Sarraj: We call on Egypt to support ceasefire

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 - 01:18 GMT

Qzeit urged the Egyptian state to further intensify communication with the western region of Libya.

Egypt's PM heads meeting of committee on managing coronavirus crisis

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 - 01:10 GMT

Madbouli on Monday held a meeting of the government committee on managing the coronavirus crisis and how to contain it.

Sisi presses for integrated action to increase productive agricultural lands in North Sinai, New Valley

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 - 11:36 GMT

Sisi was posted on efforts exerted by the different government bodies to improve the infrastructure, which is key to achieving development in those areas, Rady added.

Egypt reports 153 new coronavirus cases, 21 fatalities

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 - 11:10 GMT

Since the outbreak hit the country in mid-February, Egypt has a total of 101,009 infections, including 5,648 deaths and 84,161 recoveries

Egypt's FM comments on statements of Erdogan's advisor: We monitor actions

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 - 10:56 GMT

This came during a conference held on Sunday, with Armenian Foreign Minister Zohrab Manatsakanyan.

Al-Mashat: Sinai Development Projects Invest in Bedouin Communities’ Human Potential to Achieve Broader and More Robust Growth

Sun, 13 Sep 2020 - 03:20 GMT

Al-Mashat, paid a visit to Sinai on Sunday to monitor the progress of developmental projects being implemented.

Al Mashat: Multilateralism and Stakeholder Engagement are the Best Modalities for the Middle East’s Economic Recovery

Sun, 13 Sep 2020 - 03:17 GMT

The virtual meeting was attended by over 100 participants including leaders and representatives from the private sector and the academic community across the region.

Egyptians foil terrorist plots to spread chaos with hashtag #The People Want Al-Sisi

Sun, 13 Sep 2020 - 02:23 GMT

The hashtag comes to respond to some malicious incitement calls made by some outlaws.

EgyptAir to operate 26 flights on Monday to ferry 2,100 passengers

Sun, 13 Sep 2020 - 10:38 GMT

It added that three flights will head to Dubai and two to Abu Dhabi.

Angolan ambassador thanks Egypt for its anti-coronavirus aid supply

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 - 11:51 GMT

Angolan Embassy in Egypt said the aid comes within the framework of an initiative from President Abdel Fattah El Sisi that aims to support more than 30 African countries.