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32 dead, 159 injured in clashes between armed groups in Libyan capital

Sun, 28 Aug 2022 - 01:30 GMT

The Libyan Ministry of Health announced Sunday that the number of casualties caused by the clashes that broke out Saturday between armed groups in the capital, Tripoli, amounts to 32 deaths and 159 injuries.

Egypt, UAE presidents exchange views on international issues, regional security

Sun, 21 Aug 2022 - 12:03 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Sunday at Alamain Airport UAE President Mohamed Bin Zayed.

Beni Suef opens 1st faculty for sciences of differently abled persons in Middle East

Sat, 20 Aug 2022 - 10:55 GMT

Beni Suef University in Egypt is the first university in the Middle East to have a faculty concerned with the sciences of People with Special Needs.

Palestinian man shot dead by Israeli forces in West Bank

Fri, 19 Aug 2022 - 12:24 GMT

The ministry said in a statement that the Israeli forces shot the 58-year-old victim in the head that led to a critical injury and caused his death.

Egypt congratulates Tunisia on new constitution, affirms solidarity with its people

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 - 01:35 GMT

The Tunisian Independent Supreme Elections Authority announced passing the new draft constitution through voting by the public.

EgyptAir resumes flights to Libya's Mitiga airport after 8-year hiatus

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 - 05:43 GMT

However, the current flights are temporary.

Egypt transports on military jet Libyan blast patients to Cairo for treatment

Wed, 03 Aug 2022 - 04:16 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces declared Wednesday that a medically-equipped Lockheed C-130 Hercules jet had transported dozens of the injured in the fuel truck blast, that occurred on Monday in Libya's Bent Beih City.

Syrian Air adds 2 weekly flights between Cairo, Damascus

Wed, 03 Aug 2022 - 03:18 GMT

Syrian Air made the announcement Wednesday.

Egyptian ambassador to Sudan meets ruler of Darfur Region

Tue, 26 Jul 2022 - 06:56 GMT

The Egyptian Embassy in Sudan announced Tuesday that Ambassador Hossam Eissa had met Ruler of Darfur Region Minni Arko Minawi.

Egyptian, Jordanian ministers discuss partnerships relevant to food security

Mon, 25 Jul 2022 - 06:45 GMT

Egypt and Jordan had agreed to draft, and activate - within one month - a joint action plan in the realm of food security.

Egyptian president receives UAE Minister of Industry, Advanced Technology

Wed, 06 Jul 2022 - 12:35 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Tuesday Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology Sultan al-Gaber.

Egyptian president meets with Bahraini Crown Prince in Manama

Wed, 29 Jun 2022 - 11:17 GMT

The press photo released by the Egyptian Presidency showed a portrait of President Sisi hanging on the wall behind him and the crown prince.

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.

Egypt is proud to be second homeland for 6M refugees: Foreign Ministry

Mon, 20 Jun 2022 - 02:03 GMT

On the occasion of the World Refugee Day, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs released a statement Monday.

Egyptian president holds trilateral meeting with kings of Jordan, Bahrain in Sharm El Sheikh

Sun, 19 Jun 2022 - 01:01 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi held Sunday a trilateral meeting in Sharm El Sheikh with King Abdullah II of Jordan and King Hamad Bin Eissa Al Khalifa of Bahrain.

Egyptian president to meet Joe Biden at Saudi Arabia summit in July 2022

Tue, 14 Jun 2022 - 06:02 GMT

The Royal Diwan of Saudi Arabia announced Tuesday that U.S. President Joe Biden would attend on July 16 a summit encompassing the heads of state of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, as well as Egypt, Jordan, and Iraq.

Egypt's Social Solidarity Minister offers brokering cooperation between Egyptian, Lebanese social solidarity

Sun, 12 Jun 2022 - 05:13 GMT

Qabaj visited the Lebanese capital, Beirut, within the delegation of the executive bureau of the Council of Arab Ministers for Social Affairs.

Egypt's GAFI chief visits Qatar to discuss potential projects

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 05:41 GMT

Chairman of the General Authority for Free Zones and Investment (GAFI) Mohamed Abdel Wahab held a series of meetings in Qatar Monday to discuss new projects as well as existing ones.

Egyptian, Saudi air forces carry out 'Faisal 2' exercises

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 02:25 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces announced Tuesday its participation in Egyptian-Saudi Air Exercises "Faisal 2" which is carried out over several days.

Egyptian president discusses regional, global crises with EU Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement

Thu, 02 Jun 2022 - 11:59 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Wednesday at Al Itihadiyah Presidential Palace European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement Oliver Varhelyi.

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