Middle EAst

Israeli army announces 'tactical truce' in Gaza's Philadelphi Corridor

Sun, 16 Jun 2024 - 08:18 GMT

The military activities will be suspended daily from 8:00 until 19:00.

Egyptian President, Jordanian King express rejection to Palestinians' displacement

Tue, 11 Jun 2024 - 02:03 GMT

President El-Sisi and Jordan’s King reiterated their call for concerted international efforts to achieve the two-state solution.

Egyptian president suggests 4 steps to end Gaza War

Tue, 11 Jun 2024 - 01:16 GMT

President Abdel Fatah El-Sisi delivered Tuesday a speech at the Urgent Humanitarian Response for Gaza Conference he had called for along with the Jordanian king and the UN Secretary General.

Egypt delivers 94K tons of aid to Gaza, treats 85K Palestinians: FM

Tue, 11 Jun 2024 - 12:34 GMT

The country also assisted with the evacuation of 74,000 foreigners and dual nationals.

Egyptian, South African FMs confer over ongoing armed conflicts in some African states

Mon, 10 Jun 2024 - 06:26 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry met Monday his South African counterpart Naledi Pandor in Russia on the sidelines of a BRICS meeting.

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrives in Cairo

Mon, 10 Jun 2024 - 11:07 GMT

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken arrived in Cairo, on Monday at the start of a tour in the Middle East to work on reaching a truce in the Gaza Strip.

171 aid trucks enter Gaza Strip through Egyptian-Israeli border crossing

Sun, 09 Jun 2024 - 08:39 GMT

A total of 1,500 aid trucks entered the Strip in the past few days through Karam Abou Salem Border Crossing.

Egypt hails Slovenia for recognizing state of Palestine

Wed, 05 Jun 2024 - 01:19 GMT

Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ambassador Ahmed Abou Zeid tweeted Wednesday.

Egypt prepares 350 aid trucks to be headed to Gaza through crossing with Israel

Wed, 05 Jun 2024 - 12:04 GMT

Extra News reported on Wednesday that Egypt had prepared 350 aid trucks that would enter Gaza Strip through Karam Abou Salem Border Crossing with Israel.

Africa and Middle East Depositories Association looks to Egypt as HQ for MEA-centered data center

Tue, 28 May 2024 - 03:59 GMT

This strategic decision reinforces AMEDA's ongoing efforts, fostering seamless operations throughout diverse markets by fostering the exchange of information and expertise among member states

China Deputy FM: Growth of Chinese-Arab relations enhances peace, development in Middle East

Tue, 28 May 2024 - 10:04 GMT

Chinese Deputy Foreign Minister Deng Li stressed that the growth of Chinese-Arab relations benefits the peoples of both parties, enhances peace and development in the Middle East, and establishes stability in a turbulent world.

Egyptian FM meets with Iranian interim president to extend condolences on Raisi

Wed, 22 May 2024 - 02:47 GMT

Minister Shokry had flown to Tehran earlier today to participate in the mourning ceremony.

'CNN used non-credible sources in report on Gaza ceasefire negotiations': source to ET

Wed, 22 May 2024 - 01:57 GMT

The source stated that the sources CNN relied upon were not credible, and that they provided inaccurate and unsubstantiated information.

High-level source condemns attempts to insult Egypt's mediation in Gaza crisis

Wed, 22 May 2024 - 12:59 GMT

The source added that some parties play a game.

Egypt, U.S. discuss ongoing armed conflict in Sudan's Darfur

Tue, 14 May 2024 - 11:28 GMT

Deputy Foreign Minister for African Affairs Hamdy Loza received Monday U.S. Special Envoy to Sudan Tom Perriello.

Egyptian FM comments on Peace Treaty with Israel after Rafah Border Crossing crisis

Sun, 12 May 2024 - 02:09 GMT

That was during a joint press conference with his Slovenian counterpart Tanja Fajon in Cairo.

Egyptian, Chinese diplomats hold consultations on Russia-Ukraine War

Sun, 12 May 2024 - 11:32 GMT

The two sides also exchanged views on crises taking place in Europe, the Middle East, and Southeast Asia.

Egyptian president, Jordanian PM discuss efforts to achieve truce in Gaza

Thu, 09 May 2024 - 12:20 GMT

The Jordanian prime minister is holding a visit to Cairo to co-chair with his Egyptian counterpart the 32nd session of the Supreme Joint Committee.

Egyptian, Bahraini chiefs of staff discuss military cooperation

Wed, 08 May 2024 - 04:26 GMT

Chief of Staff Osama Askar met Wednesday with his Bahraini counterpart Theyab Bin Sakr Bin Abdallah al-Nuaimi.

Resolving issue of absence of Lebanese president is crucial: Egyptian FM

Tue, 07 May 2024 - 03:43 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Tuesday French President's Special Envoy to Lebanon Jean-Yves Le Drian.