Military Intervention

UAE backs Egypt’s efforts to resolve Libyan crisis, achieve stability: FM

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 - 09:43 GMT

UAE’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdullah bin Zayed affirmed his country’s support to Egypt’s efforts to resolve the Libyan crisis, as he spoke via phone with his Egyptian counterpart, Sameh Shoukry.

Egypt keen to ward off danger to its national security, help Libyans reach political solution: FM

Wed, 29 Jul 2020 - 08:48 GMT

Egypt is keen to help Libyan brothers to find a comprehensive political solution to the crisis in their country, which would restore stability and undermine the impact of terrorist organizations in Libya and neighboring states, Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said on Tuesday.

Full statement: Egyptian Parliament authorizes President to send troops to Libya

Tue, 21 Jul 2020 - 12:08 GMT

Less than a week after Eygpt's President Abdel Fattah El Sisi said Egypt may intervene in Libya to face terrorism and protect national security at the Libyans' request and following the Parliament's approval, the Egyptian House of Representatives on Monday has authorized Sisi to “take necessary measures” to protect national security, giving a green light for the president to send troops to the war-torn country.

BREAKING| Egypt’s parliament holds closed session on sending troops to Libya

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 - 03:31 GMT

The Egyptian House of Representatives is holding at the moment a secret session with Parliament members and the general secretariat of the House to discuss a sensitive topic that has not yet been announced.

One of top 10 strongest armies: What we know about capabilities of Egypt’s Military

Fri, 17 Jul 2020 - 04:36 GMT

The Egyptian army’s planned intervention in Libya has been justified by the presence of militias in the war-torn country, which threaten the national security of both Libya and its eastern neighbor, Egypt.

Turkey barged in to Libya, prepares for attack on Sirte: US tells Al-Arabiya

Fri, 17 Jul 2020 - 11:03 GMT

The United States Department of State affirmed its firm stance on Libya rejecting all forms of foreign interference. It also told Saudi Al-Arabiya that Turkey has barged in to Libya and is currently preparing for an attack on Sirte.

Egypt condemns Turkish, Iranian military intervention in northern Iraq

Fri, 19 Jun 2020 - 10:49 GMT

The Egyptian Foreign Ministry, Egypt affirms its complete rejection of any interference affecting the sovereignty of any of the brotherly Arab states.

Egyptian, Libyan tribes strongly reject Turkish intervention

Sat, 18 Jan 2020 - 12:54 GMT

The tribes announced their full support to President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi’s foreign policy in dealing with the Libyan crisis.

Egypt, Saudi Arabia condemn Turkish interference in Libya

Mon, 06 Jan 2020 - 02:07 GMT

Egyptian and Saudi foreign ministers on Monday voiced rejection to the Turkish escalation in Libya as it represents a violation of international law, and urged boosting efforts to reach a comprehensive settlement to the Libyan crisis, the Egyptian Foreign

Saudi Arabia condemns Turkish ‘escalation’ in Libya: SPA

Sun, 05 Jan 2020 - 10:56 GMT

Saudi Arabia expressed its rejection and condemnation of the recent Turkish "escalation” in the Libyan issue, after the Turkish Parliament approved sending military forces to Libya, Saudi Press Agency reported.

Egypt will not stand idle while Turkey intervenes in Libya: Parl’t

Fri, 03 Jan 2020 - 12:06 GMT

The Turkish steps constitute a violation of international decisions and Security Council resolutions on Libya, driven by “sultanate illusions to control the capabilities of Arab countries.”

Erdogan threatens Kurdistan: “It would pay the price”

Sun, 01 Oct 2017 - 08:39 GMT

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan threatened Saturday Kurdistan Regional Government saying.

Trump threatens Venezuela with 'military option'

Sat, 12 Aug 2017 - 04:10 GMT

U.S. President Donald Trump on Friday threatened a military intervention in Venezuela.