Egypt has a long history of supporting Palestinians and their aspirations for an independent state, not only for the obvious reasons of sharing a border with them, having a central role in the region, or having a peace treaty with Israel.
Palestine’s rival factions Fatah and Hamas held a rare meeting via video on Thursday to announce a new stage of joint national work to face Israel’s internationally-condemned annexation plan on the occupied West Bank.
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi discussed in a phone call with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas the reconciliation between the two rivals Fatah and Hamas.
The official said that any upcoming measures must be within a political framework rejecting the U.S. approach to peace.
A Fatah delegation will visit Cairo on Saturday to take part in talks with Gaza's factions including Hamas on the truce in Gaza and the Palestinian reconciliation, according to the official Palestinian channel.
Arafat's sister, Khadija Arafat, died early Saturday morning at a hospital in Cairo where she had been receiving treatment.
Egypt has been exerting a lot of efforts since yesterday in an attempt to stop the field escalations and Israeli attacks over the Gaza Strip.
Cairo is continuing its strenuous efforts with Palestinian officials in order to reach a number of understandings regarding the reconciliation process
Hamas announced approving a five-year ceasefire with Israel’s authority according to Palestinian media outlets on Wednesday.
A high-level Hamas delegation is expected to arrive in Cairo on Monday, July 30, in order to resume the reconciliation negotiations with Fatah.
A high-level Fatah delegation will arrive on Sunday in Cairo to discuss the Palestinian reconciliation with Egyptian officials.
The United Nations Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Nickolay Mladenov speaks to Egypt Today in an exclusive interview about reconciliation.
Fatah spokesman Osama Al-Qawasmi speaks to Egypt Today about the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and the Palestinian case.
Three Palestinian political factions decided to refrain from attending the upcoming Palestinian National Council (PNC) meeting expected by April 30.
Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs strongly condemned the failed assassination attempt of Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah Tuesday morning.
Video footage of an explosion that targeted the Palestinian Prime Minister’s convoy in the Gaza Strip Tuesday was circulated on social media hours after the government assured his survival.
Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamadallah survived an explosion targeted his convoy upon his entrance to Gaza Strip on Tuesday.
The Egyptian security delegation returned Sunday to Gaza Strip, coming from Ramallah through the crossing border of Erez