Gaza War

Meta challenged over accusations of helping Israel identify war targets through Whatsapp

Sat, 20 Apr 2024 - 04:58 GMT

A New York-based blogger has challenged Meta over accusations of sharing users’ data in WhatsApp with Israel to help the regime identify targets during the Gaza war.

Egyptian president, Russian intelligence chief discuss Middle East tensions

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 - 02:45 GMT

President Abdel Fatah El-Sisi received Tuesday Head of Russia’s Foreign Intelligence Service (SVR) Sergei Naryshkin.

Egyptian FM receives New Zealand counterpart to discuss investment, Middle East crises

Mon, 01 Apr 2024 - 01:44 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Monday his New Zealand counterpart Winston Peters who is holding a visit to Egypt.

Egyptian, Iranian FMs confer over Gaza, Red Sea crises

Sun, 31 Mar 2024 - 01:53 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Sunday a phone call from his Iranian counterpart Amir Abdel Lahyan.

452 Palestinians enter Egypt through Rafah Border Crossing

Sun, 31 Mar 2024 - 01:14 GMT

A source in North Sinai stated that Rafah Border Crossing with Gaza Strip would receive Sunday 452 travelers.

Egypt carries out surgeries to hundreds of injured Palestinians

Sun, 31 Mar 2024 - 12:51 GMT

The official noted that 52 percent of the patients were children aged below 18, and that 49 percent were females.

Gaza ceasefire talks to resume in Cairo on Sunday as global pressure mounts on Israel

Sun, 31 Mar 2024 - 12:33 GMT

Cairo is set to host a fresh round of indirect talks between Hamas and Israel on Sunday, aiming to reach a truce in Gaza just days after the United Nations Security Council adopted a resolution demanding an immediate ceasefire.

In meeting with UK minister: Egyptian FM stresses importance of implementing Security Council resolutions on Gaza

Thu, 28 Mar 2024 - 01:30 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry met Thursday with UK Minister of State for the Middle East, North Africa, South Asia, Commonwealth and United Nations Tariq Ahmad.

FM displays to U.S. delegation Egypt's role in maintaining regional security

Wed, 27 Mar 2024 - 01:03 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Wednesday a delegation from the U.S. House Homeland Security Committee.

Fatah Movement delegation brief Egypt's FM on humanitarian, security conditions in Palestinian territories

Tue, 26 Mar 2024 - 12:51 GMT

Minister Shokry was also briefed on the unprecedented Israeli violations and restrictions on Palestinians in Jerusalem and worshippers in Al Aqsa Mosque.

Egyptian, German FMs discuss Red Sea security, investment

Mon, 25 Mar 2024 - 02:28 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Monday his German counterpart Annalena Baerbock.

Egypt and UAE presidents discuss enhancing economic and investment partnership

Sat, 23 Mar 2024 - 08:01 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi and his Emirati counterpart, President Sheikh Mohamed bin Zayed, convened on Saturday to discuss the strengthening of the economic, investment, development, and political partnership between the two countries.

Arab ministers call for opening of all Israel-Gaza crossings for aid delivery

Thu, 21 Mar 2024 - 03:23 GMT

Ministers from Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Jordan, Qatar, and the United Arab Emirates have jointly called for the opening of all border crossings between Israel and the Gaza Strip to allow for the delivery of humanitarian assistance.

Egypt’s Sisi, US Secretary of State reject forced displacement of Palestinians out of Gaza

Thu, 21 Mar 2024 - 11:36 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi met with US Secretary of State Antony Blinken and his accompanying delegation on Thursday to discuss the ongoing Israeli war on the Gaza Strip, where more than 31,000 Palestinians were killed.

72 trucks carrying humanitarian aid, fuel enter Gaza through Egypt's Rafah Border Crossing

Tue, 19 Mar 2024 - 11:34 GMT

The Egyptian Red Crescent announced Tuesday the entry of 72 trucks carrying humanitarian aid and fuel to Gaza Strip through Rafah Border Crossing.

Intl. community to bear moral obligation in case of UNRWA's absence from Gaza: Egyptian FM

Mon, 18 Mar 2024 - 01:49 GMT

Minister Shokry stressed the necessity of eliminating the obstructions set by Israel to cripple the delivery of aid to Palestinians.

Egypt's President, Belgium's PM warn of catastrophic consequences of an operation in Gaza's Rafah

Sun, 17 Mar 2024 - 02:42 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi and Belgium's Prime Minister Alexander De Croo have underscored the severe consequences of any potential operation in the Palestinian city of Rafah in Gaza.

Egypt: Conducting any operation in Rafah despite global rejection reflects disregard for civilians’ lives

Sun, 17 Mar 2024 - 12:37 GMT

Egypt has reiterated its warning about the dangers of conducting any military operation in the city of Rafah, which currently houses more than half of Gaza's 2.3 million population, most of whom are displaced by the Israeli war.

Egyptian president, Ursula von der Leyen discuss bilateral deal, Gaza War

Sun, 17 Mar 2024 - 12:02 GMT

The European Commission president is holding a visit to Cairo – accompanied by a number of European heads of state – to attend the EU-Egypt Summit.

Egypt, UNICEF in talks to collaborate on social care, services to children surviving conflicts

Thu, 14 Mar 2024 - 03:24 GMT

Minister of Social Solidarity Nevine al-Qabbaj received Thursday a delegation from UNICEF.