Egypt’s Foriegn Minister discusses mutual relations, regional efforts with US Secretary and stresses 'Cairo Declaration' as ultimate solution for Libyan crisis

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 05:23 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed mutual relations between Egyptian and the United States as well as means to boost them with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a phone call on Thursday.

Egypt’s Sisi and Trump agree on de-escalation in Libya

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 - 09:35 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al Sisi had a phone call Monday with his American counterpart Donald Trump on which both leaders agreed to deescalate the situation in Libya through pushing for an immediate ceasefire followed by political dialogue, reported Egyptian Presidency.

US notifies UN of withdrawal from WHO

Wed, 08 Jul 2020 - 09:13 GMT

The Trump administration has formally notified the United Nations of its withdrawal from the World Health Organization (WHO).

Biden Wins Maryland, New Mexico, inches closer toward delegate win

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 - 07:16 GMT

Biden’s wins in those states push him closer to meeting the 1,991 delegate threshold to be the Democratic nominee. He needs roughly 100 more delegates to cross that line.

US president Donald Trump to look into legislation proposing to sanctions on China

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 09:26 GMT

"I will certainly look at it (the legislation), they build to sanction China so I will certainly take a look at it. I have not seen it yet," Trump told reporters on Wednesday.

Trump plans to suspend immigration to US

Tue, 21 Apr 2020 - 09:15 GMT

"In light of the attack from the Invisible Enemy, as well as the need to protect the jobs of our GREAT American Citizens," Trump wrote on Twitter, "I will be signing an Executive Order to temporarily suspend immigration into the United States!"

Trump reveals progress in COVID-19 combat

Mon, 20 Apr 2020 - 09:34 GMT

Trump has announced progress in combating Coronavirus, pointing out that he is about to agree with the democrats on a new economic package.

Trump warns China could face consequences for virus outbreak

Sun, 19 Apr 2020 - 09:41 GMT

U.S. President Donald Trump warned China on Saturday that it should face consequences if it was “knowingly responsible” for the coronavirus pandemic.

Trump to halt WHO funding amid review

Wed, 15 Apr 2020 - 10:04 GMT

The president criticized the WHO for opposing large-scale travel restrictions and accused it of failing to quickly vet and share accurate information on COVID-19.

Trump sending troops to Mexico border amid coronavirus threat

Thu, 02 Apr 2020 - 08:34 GMT

Defense Secretary Mark Esper approved a request from the Department of Homeland Security seeking 540 military personnel to support Customs and Border Protection operations on the border.

Rouhani: U.S. has lost opportunity to lift Iran sanctions amid coronavirus

Wed, 01 Apr 2020 - 11:28 GMT

The United States had missed a historic opportunity to lift sanctions on his country, though the penalties had not hampered its fight against the infection.

G20 leaders to convene remotely as coronavirus cases near half a million

Thu, 26 Mar 2020 - 09:13 GMT

Leaders from the Group of 20 major economies will speak by video link on Thursday about combating the coronavirus pandemic.

Trump declares state of emergency in New York, Texas, Florida

Thu, 26 Mar 2020 - 09:04 GMT

US President Donald Trump declared a state of emergency in New York, Texas and Florida over the spread of the coronavirus (COVID-19).

Trump announces U.S.-Mexico border closure to stem spread of coronavirus

Sat, 21 Mar 2020 - 09:34 GMT

US President Donald Trump announced on Friday the US-Mexico border will be closed to nonessential travel to further help stem the spread of the novel coronavirus, USA Today reported.

China says Trump's 'Chinese virus' tweet smears China

Tue, 17 Mar 2020 - 09:10 GMT

China’s foreign ministry said on Tuesday that U.S. President Donald Trump’s tweet calling the coronavirus a “Chinese virus” smears China.

Trump tests negative for coronavirus, extends travel ban to Britain, Ireland

Sun, 15 Mar 2020 - 10:36 GMT

Donald Trump tested negative for the coronavirus, his doctor said on Saturday.

Trump declares national emergency to deal with coronavirus

Sat, 14 Mar 2020 - 09:26 GMT

Speaking from the Rose Garden, Trump said, "To unleash the full power of the federal government, I am officially declaring a national emergency.

Trump stops Europe flights, China says coronavirus could end by June

Thu, 12 Mar 2020 - 01:24 GMT

Travelers scrambled to rebook flights and markets reeled on Thursday after U.S. President Donald Trump imposed sweeping restrictions on travel from Europe.

Trump picks Mark Meadows to be new White House chief of staff

Sat, 07 Mar 2020 - 12:49 GMT

US President Donald Trump announced Friday that he has selected Rep. Mark Meadows (R-N.C.) as his next White House chief of staff, The Washington Post reported Saturday.

Abbas reiterates rejection of Trump’s peace plan

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 - 09:53 GMT

“This deal carries within it dictates, reinforcement of the occupation, annexation by military force and anchoring of an apartheid system,” Abbas said.