Number of Egyptian evacuees from Sudan hits more than 7,800: Minister

Mon, 08 May 2023 - 08:43 GMT

A large number of Egyptians will arrive home through a ship moved on Monday to evacuate the Egyptians from Sudan, she added.

Number of Egyptian evacuees from Sudan reaches 6,960: Foreign Ministry

Sun, 30 Apr 2023 - 11:17 GMT

Over two says (April 19 and 30), a total of 561 Egyptian citizens in Sudan returned home through the land crossings between Egypt and Sudan.

Egypt suspends evacuation of nationals from Wadi Seidna Air Base in Sudan due to security reasons

Sat, 29 Apr 2023 - 08:56 GMT

The Ministry called upon those who are currently in the base to leave it as early as possible and to go to one of the three following areas: the Egyptian Consulate in Port Sudan, the Qastal border crossing, and Arqin border crossing.

Egypt plays ‘distinguished role’ in evacuating nationals from Sudan amid escalated clashes: Experts

Mon, 24 Apr 2023 - 07:28 GMT

The ministry indicated that 436 citizens had been evacuated through urban crossings. The figure could be changed as the evacuation process is still ongoing until the time of writing this article.

Egypt’s FM, EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs discuss latest developments in Sudan

Sat, 15 Apr 2023 - 09:42 GMT

Borrell voiced EU support for Egypt’s efforts, affirming the EU’s keenness to coordinate with Egypt during the coming period to stop the military operations in Sudan and avoid further deterioration in the security situation.

Egypt’s Sisi, UN Chief Antonio Guterres warn against repercussions of ongoing military clashes in Sudan

Sat, 15 Apr 2023 - 09:35 GMT

Antonio Guterres said that he is keen to communicate with President Sisi in light of Egypt’s active and pivotal role in maintaining security and stability in the region, especially with regard to supporting the transitional path in Sudan.

Egyptians in Sudan are Safe: Foreign Ministry Spokesperson

Sat, 15 Apr 2023 - 09:28 GMT

In a tweet, Egyptian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Ahmed Abu Zeid said that the missions from Al-Azhar, the Egyptian Ministry of Irrigation, the National Bank, other Egyptian consulates in Port Sudan and Wadi Halfa, the Egyptian private sector companies, EgyptAir staff and the Middle East News Agency staff are safe.

Egypt calls for its citizens in Sudan to stay indoors amid Khartoum clashes

Sat, 15 Apr 2023 - 03:10 GMT

Egypt’s Embassy in Khartoum asked Egyptian expats in Sudan on Saturday to exercise maximum caution, stay away from areas of tension, reduce unnecessary movements, and stay at home until the situation stabilizes, the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement.

Armenia, Azerbaijan accuse each other of violating ceasefire pact

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 - 10:47 GMT

Following two days of clashes that killed almost 200 soldiers early last week, the two sides agreed a ceasefire, brokered by Russia, to end hostilities, though the situation on the border has remained tense.

Libyan Crisis: UN chief deeply concerned over violence in Tripoli

Mon, 29 Aug 2022 - 02:26 GMT

Guterres, in the statement carried by Libya Al Ahrar, called for an immediate cessation of violence in Tripoli and urged the Libyan parties to engage in a genuine dialogue to address the ongoing political impasse and not to use force to resolve their differences.

Egypt in contacts to reach urgent truce among clashing groups in Libya

Sat, 27 Aug 2022 - 05:30 GMT

Fierce fighting erupted in the Libyan capital, Tripoli, at the evening on Friday hours and lasted for several hours on the following day as the rival factions exchanged heavy fire and several big explosions occurred across the city.

Libya's PM leaves Tripoli after clashes

Tue, 17 May 2022 - 03:36 GMT

Bashagha’s office said he and his ministers left Tripoli later Tuesday “for the sake of the security and safety of citizens and to stop the bloodshed.”

Memory of the day: University of Argentina grants honorary doctorate to President of the UAE Sheikh Zayed bin Sultan Al Nahyan in 1981

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 11:47 GMT

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Egypt calls on Lebanese parties to practice restraint, avoid violence

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 02:19 GMT

During a protest was called for by Hezbollah and Amal movement, five people were killed and more than 30 others were injured in gunfire that erupted in the Tayouneh area.

Pakistan supports Egyptian efforts for achieving ceasefire between Israelis, Palestinians

Sat, 15 May 2021 - 08:10 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Saturday a phone call from Pakistani counterpart Shah Qureshi who expressed appreciation and support.

Egyptian, Tunisian FMs coordinate voicing Arab stance on Israeli aggression against Palestinians at Security Council

Sat, 15 May 2021 - 08:55 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Friday a phone call from Tunisian counterpart Othman Jerandi as they examined efforts deployed to end the Israeli aggression and clashes on Palestinian territories.

Israeli raids against Gaza over 5 days incur 115 deaths, 621 injuries among Palestinians

Fri, 14 May 2021 - 12:33 GMT

The United Nations indicated Friday that Israeli strikes incurred the destruction of 200 residential units in Gaza Strip as well as 31 educational establishments.

90 Palestinian protesters injured in clashes with Israeli police

Sun, 09 May 2021 - 10:11 GMT

The injuries were caused by rubber bullets, stun grenades, and beating up.

Ethiopian official reveals death toll of ethnic clashes in Amhara on April 16

Sun, 25 Apr 2021 - 02:14 GMT

The clashes took place in Oromiya Special Zone, an area in Amhara with a majority Oromo population, and the town of Ataye.

LNA declares death of 3 Tripoli-militias field commanders

Sun, 31 May 2020 - 01:15 GMT

Those were killed in clashes southern Tripoli.