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Resolving issue of absence of Lebanese president is crucial: Egyptian FM

Tue, 07 May 2024 - 03:43 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Tuesday French President's Special Envoy to Lebanon Jean-Yves Le Drian.

Probable truce in Gaza must be coupled with another on Israeli-Lebanese borders: French FM

Wed, 01 May 2024 - 02:50 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Wednesday France's Minister for Europe and Foreign Affairs Stephane Sejourne who is holding a tour in the Middle East.

Egypt’s FM stresses Egypt’s keenness on Lebanon's safety, stability during meeting with Mikati

Fri, 16 Feb 2024 - 08:49 GMT

Egypt is keen on the safety and stability of Lebanon and totally supports Lebanese sovereignty over its territories in face of any violations, Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Friday.

Egyptian FM receives French President's Special Envoy to Lebanon in Cairo

Tue, 13 Feb 2024 - 03:33 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry met Tuesday in Cairo with French President's Special Envoy to Lebanon Jean-Yves Le Drian.

Qatar begin Asian Cup defence with win over Lebanon as Afif steals show

Sat, 13 Jan 2024 - 11:05 GMT

Asian Cup hosts Qatar kicked off their title defence with a 3-0 win over Lebanon in the tournament opener on Friday with a brace from their prized playmaker Akram Afif and a goal from Almoez Ali.

UN: Israel-Lebanon escalation displaces more than 76,000

Fri, 05 Jan 2024 - 11:51 GMT

The escalation between Lebanon and Israel has raised concerns about a wider conflict. The two countries have been technically at war since 1948.

Lebanon files complaint with UN over Israel's attack on Beirut

Fri, 05 Jan 2024 - 11:38 GMT

The United Nations announced that more than 76,000 people have been displaced in Lebanon as a result of the escalation with Israel on the border area.

Egyptian FM receives phone call from French Envoy to Lebanon

Mon, 18 Dec 2023 - 02:13 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Monday a phone call from French Envoy to Lebanon Jean-Yves Le Drian.

Egyptian artist Ahmed Bedeir casts his vote for the presidential elections in Lebanon

Sat, 02 Dec 2023 - 11:41 GMT

Egyptian artist Ahmed Bedeir casts his vote for the presidential elections in Lebanon.

President Sisi to Lebanese PM: International community must work intensively to contain situation in Gaza

Sat, 04 Nov 2023 - 02:06 GMT

Spokesman for the Presidency, Counselor Ahmed Fahmy, said that during the meeting the two sides underscored the robust, profound and firm historical relations between the two countries as well as the ongoing coordination between them.

Berri launches urgent call for dialogue to fill Lebanon's presidency vacancy

Fri, 01 Sep 2023 - 08:25 GMT

Lebanon, long divided on sectarian lines, has been hit both by a political void and a major economic crisis.

Lebanese Minister praises Egypt as 2nd exporter of citrus worldwide

Wed, 12 Jul 2023 - 06:06 GMT

The Lebanese Minister of Agriculture, Dr. Abbas Hajj Hassan hailed Egypt for becoming the second exporter of cirtus worldwide.

Backed by the legendary Osama Rahbani, Hiba Tawaji will perform her 1st ever concert in Egypt on June 16

Wed, 14 Jun 2023 - 09:37 GMT

Backed by the legendary Osama Rahbani, Hiba Tawaji will perform her 1st ever concert in Egypt on June 16

32nd Arab League summit final statement affirms importance of unity to solve all Arab issues

Sat, 20 May 2023 - 04:35 GMT

Arab leaders agreed in the final statement of the 32nd Arab League Summit, which was held, Friday, in Jeddah, on the need to unite to solve Arab nation's issues.

Egypt’s Sisi, Tunisia’s Saied discuss bilateral ties, regional issues

Fri, 19 May 2023 - 11:36 GMT

The President said Egypt looked forward to developing relations between the two countries to a sustainable framework of economic integration and strategic cooperation and Egypt supports all ongoing efforts to pursue Tunisia's development and reform, Fahmy added.

Egypt’s Sisi, Lebanon’s FM discuss bilateral ties

Fri, 19 May 2023 - 10:47 GMT

“El-Sisi valued the special characteristics of relations between Egypt and Lebanon, at both the official and popular levels,” said Egyptian Presidential Spokesperson Ahmed Fahmy in a statement.

Lebanon thanks Egypt for safe entry of 5 nationals to Egypt from Sudan

Thu, 27 Apr 2023 - 03:24 GMT

The five citizens (a woman with her three children and a man) entered across the border with Sudan and then will go back to Lebanon, the ambassador said in a statement on Thursday, noting that the Lebanese nationals are now safe.

Egyptian economy characterized by investment diversification, technological development: Lebanese Min.

Mon, 13 Feb 2023 - 05:07 GMT

Salam referred to the success achieved by Lebanese businessmen in Egypt in various economic activities, adding that the Lebanese businessman usually achieves success abroad.

Around 23 million may be affected by earthquake in Turkey, Syria: WHO

Tue, 07 Feb 2023 - 11:44 GMT

23 million people, including 1.4 million children, were likely to be exposed both senior officials from the World Health Organization (WHO) said on Tuesday that Syria's humanitarian needs were the highest after a major earthquake killed thousands there and in southern Turkey.

Difficult conditions frustrate rescue efforts after Turkey and Syria earthquakes as toll reaches 5,000

Tue, 07 Feb 2023 - 11:42 GMT

As the scale of the devastation from the 7.8 magnitude tremor continued to unfold, the World Health Organization warned the number of casualties could exceed 20,000.

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