Egypt’s Foreign Ministry

Foreign Ministry urges citizens to avoid entities that illegally ease peoples' travel to Europe

Fri, 09 Dec 2022 - 05:26 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry urged citizens to avoid dealing with some companies and entities that are responsible for easing people's travel to Europe via illegal ways in order not to run afoul of the law in European countries and be subjected to deportation by their law enforcement authorities.

Egypt condemns violations against Aqsa Mosque sanctity, says Israeli breaches undermine two-state solution

Mon, 26 Sep 2022 - 04:19 GMT

In a statement, the ministry warned against continuing such breaches, imposing restrictions on the movement of Palestinian worshippers, attempting to change the current legal and historical situation of Jerusalem.

Egypt deeply condemns Mali terror attacks

Thu, 23 Jun 2022 - 11:28 GMT

Egypt condemned on Thursday the acts of violence and terror occurring in Mali, which led to the death of scores of innocent people.

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry lights up HQ to celebrate Africa Day

Wed, 25 May 2022 - 09:05 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry headquarters was illuminated on Wednesday to mark Africa Day, which annually falls on May 25.

Egypt condemns Israeli attack on Shireen Abu Akleh’s funeral

Fri, 13 May 2022 - 10:17 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry, expressed its strong rejection and condemnation of Israel’s attack on the funeral of late Palestinian journalist Shireen Abu Akleh.

Al Azhar condemns terrorist attack on Afghanistan's mosque

Sat, 23 Apr 2022 - 12:05 GMT

Egypt's top Islamic authority, Al-Azhar, condemned the heinous terrorist attack on a mosque in Mazar el Sharif city in northern Afghanistan, leaving scores of people dead and injured.

Egypt strongly condemns attack on camp for displaced people in DR Congo

Thu, 03 Feb 2022 - 12:56 GMT

The attack has claimed the lives of dozens of innocent people, including children, the ministry said, extending condolences to the Congolese government and people and to the families of the victims.

Resuming relations with Turkey requires changes in Ankara’s policy: Egypt’s FM

Mon, 15 Mar 2021 - 12:18 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry affirmed the government keenness to maintain close relationship between the two people of Egypt and Turkey regardless the ‘negative political stances’ of Ankara against Cairo.

Egypt's FM closely follows up on murder of Egyptian in Riyadh

Mon, 08 Mar 2021 - 12:11 GMT

Egyptian national Ashri Mohamed Hassan, from Minya Governorate, was shot dead in Riyadh. The culprit was arrested.

Egypt condemns Israeli decision to establish 800 new settlement units

Tue, 12 Jan 2021 - 03:27 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry, condemned, Tuesday the Israeli government approval of 800 new settlement units in the West Bank

Egypt says GERD talks failed due to disagreements over how to resume negotiations

Mon, 11 Jan 2021 - 10:18 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry said, Sunday that the talks on Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) failed due to disagreements over how to resume negotiations.

Egypt’s FM says it follows up probe into killing of Egyptian national in Saudi Arabia

Mon, 04 Jan 2021 - 10:32 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry affirmed, Monday that it is following up through its consulate in Riyadh the investigations into the killing of Egyptian national Hani Abdel Tawab Saad.

Houthis commit 'crimes' against civilians in Yemen: Egypt’s FM

Mon, 30 Nov 2020 - 11:57 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry condemned Houthi militias actions against civilians in Yemen and described it as ‘crimes.’

Egypt welcomes approval by Yemeni warring parties on ceasefire

Tue, 23 Jun 2020 - 11:55 GMT

Egypt also welcomed the stance by the two sides approving to participate in a meeting in Saudi Arabia to discuss means of implementing the Riyadh Agreement.

Egypt’s FM appeals to Egyptians in Libya to avoid conflict areas

Thu, 18 Jun 2020 - 08:13 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry appealed Thursday to Egyptian nationals in Libya to avoid areas of conflict and exercise the highest degree of caution for the sake of their safety.

Two Egyptians arrested in Tunisia for illegal entry attempt

Thu, 19 Oct 2017 - 07:13 GMT

Two Egyptians were arrested in Tunisia Thursday after trying to enter the country illegally with a fishing trawler.

Egypt calls on Baghdad and Erbil to practice self-restraint

Mon, 16 Oct 2017 - 11:26 GMT

Egypt calls on the Iraqi government and the Kurdistan Regional Government to practice self-restraint and avoid collisions that may result in more complications.

Egypt: Position of Arab quartet has not changed against Qatar

Tue, 01 Aug 2017 - 01:49 GMT

The foreign ministers of four Arab states have said previously that they are ready for dialogue with Qatar in case the latter meets the 13 demands.