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Egypt observes International Day of Solidarity with Palestinian People

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 - 11:00 GMT

Stemming from Egypt’s historical responsibility, the Egyptian government and people stress their perpetual support of the Palestinian cause, which they regard as the central cause of the Arab nation.

Egyptian, Palestinian FMs discuss deteriorating situation in occupied territories

Thu, 01 Dec 2022 - 08:45 GMT

Minister Shoukry affirmed Egypt's deep concern regarding the developments in the occupied territories, adding that Egypt is closely following all developments on the Palestinian and Israeli arenas, Abou Zeid added.

Egypt's FM, U.S. State Secretary confer over COP 27, regional issues

Thu, 03 Nov 2022 - 02:53 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry and U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken discussed in a phone call Thursday preparations for COP 27.

Egypt calls for putting an end to attacks, violence in the Palestinian territories

Thu, 20 Oct 2022 - 10:22 GMT

Cairo also urged the major world powers, and peace partners to bear the responsibility of stopping the violence and to take urgent action to calm the situation for resuming the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.

Egypt’s FM meets with speaker of the Palestinian National Council

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 12:14 GMT

Egypt condemned on September 26, 2022, the repeated, escalating violations of the sanctity of Al-Aqsa Mosque, carried out by Jewish extremist elements in full view of the Israeli occupation forces.

Palestinian man shot dead by Israeli forces in West Bank

Fri, 19 Aug 2022 - 12:24 GMT

The ministry said in a statement that the Israeli forces shot the 58-year-old victim in the head that led to a critical injury and caused his death.

AL says rejects German campaign of bullying against Palestine, its president

Fri, 19 Aug 2022 - 12:21 GMT

The Arab League General Secretariat expressed its rejection and surprise at what appeared to be a German campaign of bullying against Palestine and its President Mahmoud Abbas after his use of the term "Holocaust" to express Israeli crimes against the Palestinian people.

Egyptian president receives phone call from Israeli PM after brokering ceasefire with Gaza Strip

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 - 09:22 GMT

President Sisi pointed out that Egypt deployed diligent and concentrated efforts to contain the situation.

Egypt calls for ceasefire agreement between Israel, Islamic Jihad Movement to enter into force at 23:30 Palestinian time

Sun, 07 Aug 2022 - 07:36 GMT

Egypt is exerting its efforts to release Palestinian prisoner Khalil Al-Awawda, who was on a hunger strike inside an Israeli prison, and transfer him to receive treatment, a security official told Egypt Today.

'Rafah Border Crossing is still open': Egyptian authorities confirm

Mon, 01 Aug 2022 - 11:57 GMT

The Egyptian Authorities confirmed Monday that Rafah Border Crossing is still open in both directions for the entry of passengers, and aid to Gaza Strip.

Nationalization of Suez Canal: Gamal Abdel Nasser faces Western forces, returns canal to Egypt

Wed, 27 Jul 2022 - 12:38 GMT

The Suez Crisis began when Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser nationalized the Suez Canal on July 26, 1956.

Russian-African Summit to be held mid-2023: Lavrov announces while on visit to Egypt

Sun, 24 Jul 2022 - 03:16 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry and his Russian counterpart Sergei Lavrov held a joint press conference Sunday following the meeting with President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Israel to investigate media reports on killing of Egyptian forces in Jerusalem during 1967 war: Presidency

Sun, 10 Jul 2022 - 09:17 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi received on Sunday evening a phone call from Israeli Prime Minister Yair Lapid, talking about what was reported in the Israeli press about an incident of killing and burying Egyptian soldiers in Jerusalem during the 1967 war.

Egypt's embassy in Tal Aviv investigates Israeli media reports about 1967 war

Sun, 10 Jul 2022 - 06:35 GMT

The Egyptian authorities asked to be urgently provided with more details on what has been reported by the Israeli newspapers, Hafez added.

Cairo asks for clarification from Israel on killing Egyptian military personnel during 1967 war

Sun, 10 Jul 2022 - 06:35 GMT

The Egyptian authorities asked to be urgently provided with more details on what has been reported by the Israeli newspapers, Hafez added.

Egypt revokes citizenship from 3 Israelis, one Palestinian

Sat, 02 Jul 2022 - 09:09 GMT

The government also revoked the citizenship of a Palestinian man because he had acquired the Egyptian nationality by fraud and based on false statements.

Saudi Crown Prince to embark on tour including Egypt, Jordan, Turkey ahead of Biden’s visit to Riyadh: News Agency

Thu, 16 Jun 2022 - 01:18 GMT

Bin Salman’s tour comes two weeks before US President Joe Biden’s visit to the Saudi kingdom, scheduled on July 15 and 16, following another visit by Biden to Israel on July 14, and 15.

EU's need for supply diversification another building block in Egypt's 'energy hub'

Wed, 15 Jun 2022 - 05:57 GMT

The Russian-Ukrainian conflict has brought Egypt and the European Union even closer together, as its Commissioner Ursula Von Der Leyen described the North African country as a “trustworthy partner” in its Wednesday visit to Cairo and thus would be one of the EU’s energy suppliers.

Egyptian president to meet Joe Biden at Saudi Arabia summit in July 2022

Tue, 14 Jun 2022 - 06:02 GMT

The Royal Diwan of Saudi Arabia announced Tuesday that U.S. President Joe Biden would attend on July 16 a summit encompassing the heads of state of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, as well as Egypt, Jordan, and Iraq.

EU ready to broker solution to Ethiopian Dam crisis affecting Egypt: European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 01:19 GMT

The interview covered the food and energy crises ensued from the Russia-Ukraine War.

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