Brett McGurk

Egypt and US say Israel and Hamas need to reach Gaza ceasefire deal as soon as possible

Fri, 07 Jun 2024 - 10:49 GMT

Egypt and the United States have emphasized the importance of Israel and Hamas finalizing a ceasefire agreement for Gaza as soon as possible as they discussed the current truce proposal on the table.

U.S. State Department says special envoy McGurk resigns

Sat, 22 Dec 2018 - 07:26 GMT

Brett McGurk, the special envoy for the global coalition to defeat Islamic State, submitted his resignation on Friday.

Jarba, U.S. envoy discuss political settlement in Syria

Thu, 05 Oct 2017 - 01:43 GMT

Jarba and McGurk discussed strategies to solidify the ceasefire and de-escalation in eastern Syria.

Shoukry to meet US anti-Daesh envoy, Chad’s FM Wednesday

Wed, 04 Oct 2017 - 03:30 GMT

Egypt’s FM Sameh Shoukry will meet on Wednesday with Brett McGurk, the US special presidential envoy for the global coalition to combat Daesh.

Local forces control 45 percent of Syria's Raqa: US envoy

Sat, 05 Aug 2017 - 10:11 GMT

The Kurdish-Syrian alliance battling to recapture Raqa from the Islamic State group has now seized about 45 percent of the jihadists' Syria stronghold.

Life manifestations in Tabqa following liberation: reports

Sun, 02 Jul 2017 - 09:35 GMT

The life manifestations are in Syria's Tabqa; 40 km west of Reqqah, after being liberated from the terrorist group's control.