Mass grave dug in Jabalia market to bury 100 Palestinian martyrs

Thu, 07 Dec 2023 - 04:27 GMT

He added that Israel committed a war crime by destroying the Indonesian hospital and besieging the Al-Awda and Kamal Adwan hospitals.

Sheikh Ahmed Al Tayeb: Palestinian students exempted from tuition fees in Al Azhar educational institutions, University

Sat, 02 Dec 2023 - 10:11 GMT

Also, monthly pocket money will be given to all Palestinian students coming to study at Al-Azhar University and Islamic scholarship institutes.

Egypt ‘sorry’ over renewed Israeli bombing of Gaza Strip

Fri, 01 Dec 2023 - 07:49 GMT

Egypt expressed on Friday regret over the collapse of humanitarian truce and renewal of fierce Israeli bombing of the Gaza Strip that left many civilians dead.

Israel’s Intelligence Minister calls for “voluntary resettlement of Palestinians elsewhere” away from Gaza

Wed, 22 Nov 2023 - 12:41 GMT

In an article, the Israeli official published in ‘the Jerusalem post’ November 19, she called the world to promote for “the voluntary resettlement of Palestinians in Gaza, for humanitarian reasons, outside of the Strip.”

Egypt opposes pressure exercised on Palestinians, stands against forced displacement attempts, Sisi

Tue, 21 Nov 2023 - 06:19 GMT

President Abdel Fattah al Sisi said, Egypt is exerting tireless and unwavering efforts to alleviate the suffering of the Palestinian people in Gaza.

Egypt’s PM to answer to 16 briefing requests over Israeli propaganda on displacing Palestinians

Mon, 20 Nov 2023 - 06:46 GMT

The House of Representatives will discuss on Tuesday16 briefing requests on measures taken to prevent attempts at forced displacement of Palestinians in Sinai.

UNRWA: 406,000 displaced Palestinians sheltered in 91 Gaza facilities

Mon, 23 Oct 2023 - 01:38 GMT

The agency highlights that the average number of displaced individuals per shelter currently stands at 4,400, with some facilities accommodating as many as 19,600, signifying severe overcrowding.

Egypt’s Al Karama Party condemns ‘Israel’s massacre’ targeting Gaza Baptist Hospital

Wed, 18 Oct 2023 - 12:11 GMT

Egypt’s Al Karama Party condemned on Tuesday the Israeli massacre that was committed at Gaza Baptist Hospital, confirming that Palestinians are being subjected to ‘genocide’ amid the silence and complicity of the international community.

In Pics: Egyptians donate blood to aid Palestinians

Thu, 12 Oct 2023 - 01:50 GMT

Egypt has designated Arish International Airport as the entry point for international humanitarian aid, in coordination with various international entities and organizations.

Egyptian official source denies warning Israel of attack from Gaza

Wed, 11 Oct 2023 - 10:12 GMT

An official high-profile Egyptian source denied on Wednesday that Egypt warned Israel of a major operation 10 days before the start of the war.

Israel uses internationally prohibited white phosphorus against Palestinians: Sources

Tue, 10 Oct 2023 - 06:32 GMT

As the fourth day of the Palestinian-Israeli confrontations continue; sources within the Gaza Strip have told Youm7 newspaper that Israel used prohibited white phosphorus against Palestinians in Al Karama area, north of Gaza.

Egypt intensifies efforts to de-escalate violence between Palestinians, Israelis

Sun, 08 Oct 2023 - 02:49 GMT

The number of Palestinians killed by Israeli airstrikes on the Gaza Strip has risen to 256 people, including 20 children, and 1,788 citizens with various injuries, announced the Palestinian Embassy in Cairo. Meanwhile, the ongoing escalation led to the death of 600 Israelis and the injury of 2,000 others.

Egypt’s Sisi directs intensifying contacts with Palestinians, Israelis to deescalate the situation

Sat, 07 Oct 2023 - 01:43 GMT

The situation escalated between the two sides when a group of Palestinian militants stormed Israeli settlements and captured a number of Israeli soldiers and settlers.

Palestinians meet in Egypt’s Alamein to come to unified strategy

Sun, 30 Jul 2023 - 05:08 GMT

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas headed a conference of the secretary-generals of Palestinian factions on Sunday in Egypt’s New Alamein to come to a unified strategy.

Egypt condemns increasing violence against Palestinians in West Bank

Fri, 09 Dec 2022 - 12:31 GMT

“The current year witnessed the largest number of Palestinian martyrs, exceeding 200 martyrs,” the statement read, noting that these acts would escalate violence and bloodshed and deteriorate the consequences.

Egypt’s FM, American Jewish organizations discuss ways to resume peace process

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 - 10:30 GMT

The Egyptian Foreign Minister stressed the need to resolve the current stalemate in the peace process between the Palestinians and Israelis by resuming negotiations as soon as possible with the aim of achieving a two-state solution, Abu Zeid said.

Rafah crossing between Egypt, Gaza remains open for stranded passengers, humanitarian cases

Mon, 27 Jun 2022 - 12:02 GMT

The Egyptian authorities on Monday resumed operating Rafah border crossing on both sides, upon the directives of the political leadership to facilitate the crossing of stranded Palestinians and the entry of aid and construction materials to the Gaza Strip.

Al-Azhar deeply condemns attacks, violations against Palestinians

Thu, 14 Apr 2022 - 11:00 GMT

Egypt's top Islamic authority, Al-Azhar, condemned deeply the Israeli attacks against Palestine civilians along with storming al Aqsa Mosque.

Egypt condemns all forms of violence against civilians after five Israelis were killed in Tel Aviv

Wed, 30 Mar 2022 - 10:26 GMT

The Egyptian Foreign Ministry “fully condemned” on Wednesday all violence and terrorism targeting civilians, which only leads to further deterioration of the situation between the Palestinians and the Israelis.

Video: Egypt's squash player Ali Farag wins Optasia Championship, says politics in sports 'allowed all of a sudden'

Sun, 13 Mar 2022 - 10:05 GMT

Egypt’s squash player Ali Farag won the Optasia Championship title at the Wimbledon Club in London despite a warm-up injury ahead of the match on Saturday, using his victory speech to highlight the discrepancies in sports and politics.