Sudan Crisis

Egypt to hold placement tests for university students returning from Ukraine, Sudan 27 Aug.

Thu, 10 Aug 2023 - 12:19 GMT

Egypt will hold placement tests for its students transferring from Ukrainian and Sudanese universities on Sunday 27 August so that they can join the Egyptian universities, a statement by the Ministry of Emigration read on Thursday.

Jordan, Oman, Yemen welcome communique of Sudan Neighboring States Summit in Cairo

Fri, 14 Jul 2023 - 01:59 GMT

Jordan, Oman and Yemen have welcomed the final communique of Sudan Neighboring States’ Summit in Cairo, which called for a comprehensive solution to the crisis in Sudan.

Sudan neighboring states’ leaders call for ceasefire in conflict-hit country

Thu, 13 Jul 2023 - 01:31 GMT

Leaders of Sudan’s neighboring countries have called for an immediate ceasefire in the conflict-hit country as they participated in the Sudan Neighboring States Summit held in Cairo today.

Libyan Presidential Council head in Cairo to attend Sudan neighboring states summit

Wed, 12 Jul 2023 - 08:25 GMT

Head of Libya's Presidential Council Mohamed Al-Menfi arrived in Cairo on Wednesday to attend the summit of Sudan’s neighboring states, which seeks a settlement to the ongoing Sudanese crisis.

Egypt announces evacuation points for citizens in Sudan

Thu, 22 Jun 2023 - 07:49 GMT

The Foreign Ministry announced on Thursday the designated evacuation points for Egyptians in Sudan after its success to evacuate a large number of nationals since the outbreak of the country's military conflict.

Deteriorating situation in Sudan can cause humanitarian disaster, impact neighboring states: Egypt

Mon, 19 Jun 2023 - 07:32 GMT

The Sudanese people as well as people of the neighboring countries will pay the price of that disaster, Shoukry said as he delivered a speech at the High-level Pledging Event to Support the Humanitarian Response in Sudan and the Region held virtually.

Egypt sends hundreds of tons of relief aid to Sudan by sea: Army spox

Sat, 17 Jun 2023 - 08:30 GMT

A supply ship belonging to the Egyptian Armed Forces, arrived at Port Sudan carrying “hundreds of tons” of relief aid to the Sudanese people upon the directives of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi.

Egypt introduces automated visas for Sudanese travelers after forgery cases: Foreign Ministry spox

Sat, 10 Jun 2023 - 07:49 GMT

Egypt introduced on Saturday new automate visas for Sudanese travelers after spotting visa forgery activities by some individuals and groups in Sudan, Egyptian Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Abu Zeid has said.

AU Commission keen to coordinate with Egypt to stop Sudan war: AU-PAPS

Wed, 31 May 2023 - 10:30 GMT

The African Union Commission is fully keen to coordinate with Sudan’s neighboring states, especially Egypt, to achieve peace and stop the ongoing war on the Sudanese soil, said Ambassador Bankole Adeoye, African Union Commissioner for Political Affairs, Peace and Security.

Egypt received over 164K Sudanese since outbreak of crisis: Foreign ministry

Mon, 29 May 2023 - 10:44 GMT

Egypt has received more than 164,000 Sudanese people since the outbreak of the crisis in Sudan in mid-April, Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs Spokesman Ahmed Abu Zeid said on Twitter.

UN’s emergency fund allocates $5 million for Egypt in response to need of Sudanese refugees

Mon, 22 May 2023 - 09:06 GMT

The United Nation’s Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) said it has allocated $5 million for Egypt as part of $22 million earmarked for Sudan’s neighboring countries to meet the needs of refugees.

Egypt keen to intensify coordination with South Sudan on impact of Sudanese crisis: Ambassador

Sat, 13 May 2023 - 01:48 GMT

Abdel Kader made the remarks in a meeting with Deng Dau, the acting minister of foreign affairs and international cooperation in South Sudan to follow up on the visit of Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry to Juba last Tuesday.

South Sudan, Chad to join summit in Egypt on Sudanese crisis soon: Kiir’s advisor

Thu, 11 May 2023 - 10:51 GMT

South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir and his Chadian counterpart, Idriss Déby, will join a summit soon in Egypt with the aim of resolving the Sudanese crisis, South Sudanese president's security advisor Tut Gatluak said.