Libyan crisis

Immigration, Libya, ME peace process at top of Italian FM’s agenda during Egypt visit

Sat, 21 Jan 2023 - 10:03 GMT

Italy’s Foreign Minister Antonio Tajani is scheduled to visit Egypt on Sunday, with topics including Libya, immigration issues, regional challenges, the Middle East peace process, the Ukraine war, and food safety on top of his agenda, Italian Agenzia Nova reported.

Germany keen to enhance consultation with Egypt to revive peace talks, resolve Palestinian cause, Merkel tells Sisi

Mon, 18 Oct 2021 - 04:46 GMT

Chancellor Angela Merkel hailed Egypt’s efforts to revive peace process and find a fair solution to the Palestinian cause, as she spoke via video with President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi on Monday.

Egypt, Greece, Cyprus urge full withdrawal of foreign forces, mercenaries from Libya

Fri, 12 Feb 2021 - 04:06 GMT

We underlined the need for effective implementation of the Ceasefire Agreement, respect of the UN arms embargo and full withdrawal of all foreign forces and mercenaries from the country

Egyptian, German FMs voice rejection of foreign interference in Libya

Thu, 03 Dec 2020 - 07:46 GMT

Egyptian and German foreign ministers have voiced rejection of foreign interference in the affairs of Libya and highlighted the need for a peaceful solution to the Libyan crisis, as they made a phone call on Thursday.

Cairo invites Libyan parliamentarians to meet in Egypt’s House of Representatives

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 11:21 GMT

The invitation includes all MPs of the Libyan Parliament to meet in Cairo under the dome of the Egyptian Parliament on Tuesday.

Arab League chief hails Libyan permanent ceasefire as ‘great accomplishment’

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 - 07:11 GMT

Aboul Gheit said the agreement will maintain security and stability in the Libyan state.

Egyptian intelligence service chief discusses Libyan issue with US ambassadors

Mon, 05 Oct 2020 - 10:48 GMT

They also discussed the ongoing Egyptian efforts towards solving the Libyan crisis, the most recent of which was the Hurghada meetings that took place at the end of last month under the auspices of the United Nations.

Egypt urges maintaining ceasefire, dismantling militias in Libya

Mon, 05 Oct 2020 - 07:31 GMT

Egyptian FM called for combating terrorist groups, immediately halting the transfer of “terrorists” from Syria and removing foreign troops from Libya.

Egypt’s path toward achieving de-escalation in Libya, ending mercenaries’ presence

Wed, 23 Sep 2020 - 05:25 GMT

Egypt’s President said that the current conflict in Libya harms the stability of the neighboring countries

Egyptian, French presidents urge political solution in Libya, coordination to support Lebanon

Fri, 11 Sep 2020 - 05:46 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El Sisi and his French counterpart, Emmanuel Macron, welcomed all international positive steps aiming to reach political settlement in Libya, including the Cairo Declaration announced earlier by President Sisi, a statement by the Presidency read.

Egyptian, Moroccan FMs discuss efforts to push for political settlement in Libya

Mon, 07 Sep 2020 - 06:31 GMT

Shoukry affirmed Egypt’s fixed stance backing efforts to reach a political solution that aims at preserving the sovereignty and unity of Libya, meeting the aspiration of Libyan people toward achieving security and stability and securing people’s resources.

Cairo visit: EU’s foreign policy chief discuss Libyan crisis, Israeli-Palestinian conflict with Egyptian leaders

Fri, 04 Sep 2020 - 04:33 GMT

Borrell met with Egyptian leaders, including the president, to focus on issues of mutual concern, especially the Middle East peace process and the Libyan crisis.

Egypt’s FM voices support to ceasefire, formation of new presidential council in Libya in meeting with EU’s Borrell

Thu, 03 Sep 2020 - 03:46 GMT

Shoukry highlighted the Jufra-Sirte “red line” Egypt has earlier set in order for ceasefire to be implemented in Libya and hostile activities to stop in the country.

Sisi affirms supporting political solution in Libya as he receives EU foreign affairs rep.

Thu, 03 Sep 2020 - 02:09 GMT

Sisi affirmed that Egypt welcomes all constructive and positive steps that would lead to peaceful settlement, de-escalation and development in Libya.

Libyan FM hails Cairo Declaration, says maritime border demarcation deals on horizon

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 11:49 GMT

Al-Hawaij considered the Cairo Declaration an Egyptian initiative that takes into consideration the Libyan vision and a proof of the firm relations between both countries.

Libyan Speaker arrives in Cairo as part of efforts to end Libyan crisis

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 07:25 GMT

During his visit to Egypt, Saleh is set to meet with a number of officials and US Ambassador to Cairo Jonathan Cohen, sources said.

Parliament Speaker tells state's Al Ahram why Egyptians should cast ballots in Senate race

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 - 09:40 GMT

“First of all, I call on all Egyptians to be keen on exercising their constitutional right to choose their representatives in the second parliamentary chamber,” Abdel Aal told Alaa Thabet, Al Ahram’s editor-in-chief.

Russian Amb. urges dismissing terrorist groups from Libya to secure Egyptian borders

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 - 10:16 GMT

Newly-appointed Russian Ambassador to Egypt Georgy Borisenko said Moscow supports efforts to end the presence of terrorist organizations in Libya as it has a priority of keeping Egyptian borders secure from escalation.

UAE backs Egypt’s efforts to resolve Libyan crisis, achieve stability: FM

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 - 09:43 GMT

UAE’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdullah bin Zayed affirmed his country’s support to Egypt’s efforts to resolve the Libyan crisis, as he spoke via phone with his Egyptian counterpart, Sameh Shoukry.

Egypt keen to ward off danger to its national security, help Libyans reach political solution: FM

Wed, 29 Jul 2020 - 08:48 GMT

Egypt is keen to help Libyan brothers to find a comprehensive political solution to the crisis in their country, which would restore stability and undermine the impact of terrorist organizations in Libya and neighboring states, Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said on Tuesday.