Egypt’s FM to receive delegation from ‘Fatah’ Tuesday

Mon, 25 Mar 2024 - 10:14 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will receive a delegation from the Palestinian movement “Fatah” led by Mahmoud Al-Aloul, said the Egyptian Foreign Ministry in a statement on Monday.

Palestinian politician Mohamed Dahlan calls for immediate, permanent ceasefire in Gaza

Thu, 29 Feb 2024 - 09:05 GMT

Palestinian politician, and leader of Fatah movement Mohamed Dahlan called on Thursday for an immediate and permanent ceasefire in Gaza Stripe along with the withdrawal of Israeli forces, and the formation of an international investigation committee.

Egypt FM, Fatah official discuss latest Palestinian developments

Sun, 29 May 2022 - 11:11 GMT

Shoukry reiterated Egypt's unwavering support of the Palestinian issue and the legitimate rights of the Palestinians, Spokesman for the Foreign Ministry Ahmed Hafez tweeted.

Timeline: Egypt's moves from September 2020 to February 2021 culminating in 14 Palestinian factions in Cairo to discuss elections

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 10:38 GMT

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 unite to face Israeli annexation plan

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 05:09 GMT

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.

Sisi, Abbas discuss reconciliation bet. Fatah, Hamas

Thu, 30 Aug 2018 - 01:10 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El Sisi discussed in a phone call with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas the reconciliation between the two rivals Fatah and Hamas.

Reconciliation first step toward Palestinian-Israeli ceasefire: official

Tue, 28 Aug 2018 - 01:39 GMT

The official said that any upcoming measures must be within a political framework rejecting the U.S. approach to peace.

Fatah delegation arrives to Gaza on Saturday to discuss reconciliation

Sat, 25 Aug 2018 - 12:41 GMT

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.

Khadija Arafat, sister of late Palestinian leader Yasser Arafat, dies Saturday

Sat, 11 Aug 2018 - 02:25 GMT

Arafat's sister, Khadija Arafat, died early Saturday morning at a hospital in Cairo where she had been receiving treatment.

Egypt seeks to stop escalation, Israeli attacks over Gaza Strip: Source

Thu, 09 Aug 2018 - 10:08 GMT

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.

Egypt-Palestine co-op to reach mechanisms for Fatah, Hamas reconciliation deal

Wed, 08 Aug 2018 - 10:56 GMT

Cairo is continuing its strenuous efforts with Palestinian officials in order to reach a number of understandings regarding the reconciliation process

Hamas approves 5-year truce with Israel

Wed, 08 Aug 2018 - 12:14 GMT

Hamas announced approving a five-year ceasefire with Israel’s authority according to Palestinian media outlets on Wednesday.

Hamas delegation to arrive in Cairo to resume talks with Fatah

Mon, 30 Jul 2018 - 01:49 GMT

A high-level Hamas delegation is expected to arrive in Cairo on Monday, July 30, in order to resume the reconciliation negotiations with Fatah.

Fatah delegation to arrive in Cairo to discuss Palestinian reconciliation

Sun, 29 Jul 2018 - 12:16 GMT

A high-level Fatah delegation will arrive on Sunday in Cairo to discuss the Palestinian reconciliation with Egyptian officials.

EXCLUSIVE INTERVIEW: UN Special Coordinator Mladenov speaks about Palestinian-Israeli conflict

Wed, 11 Jul 2018 - 05:00 GMT

The United Nations Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Nickolay Mladenov speaks to Egypt Today in an exclusive interview about reconciliation.

Palestinian will continue fighting, Egypt spares no effort: Fatah spokesman

Tue, 15 May 2018 - 05:54 GMT

Fatah spokesman Osama Al-Qawasmi speaks to Egypt Today about the U.S. recognition of Jerusalem as Israel's capital and the Palestinian case.

3 factions boycott PNC meeting, Palestine on edge again

Fri, 20 Apr 2018 - 01:16 GMT

Three Palestinian political factions decided to refrain from attending the upcoming Palestinian National Council (PNC) meeting expected by April 30.

Egypt condemns failed attempt to assassinate Palestinian PM

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 - 07:22 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs strongly condemned the failed assassination attempt of Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamdallah Tuesday morning.

Video shows failed assassination attempt of Palestinian PM

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 - 12:55 GMT

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.

Hamas, Fatah tensions rise after blast hit Palestinian PM convoy

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 - 11:26 GMT

Palestinian Prime Minister Rami Hamadallah survived an explosion targeted his convoy upon his entrance to Gaza Strip on Tuesday.