Sameh Shoukry

Debt burden on low- and middle-income states threatens poverty eradication efforts: Egypt at BRICS meeting

Fri, 02 Jun 2023 - 02:51 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry highlighted the importance of enhancing the efficiency and comprehensiveness of mechanisms for dealing with debts.

AU Commission keen to coordinate with Egypt to stop Sudan war: AU-PAPS

Wed, 31 May 2023 - 10:30 GMT

The African Union Commission is fully keen to coordinate with Sudan’s neighboring states, especially Egypt, to achieve peace and stop the ongoing war on the Sudanese soil, said Ambassador Bankole Adeoye, African Union Commissioner for Political Affairs, Peace and Security.

Egypt, UNHCR discuss mobilizing resources to back national aid efforts at Sudan border

Fri, 26 May 2023 - 09:16 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry and UN High Commissioner for Refugees Filippo Grandi have discussed the necessity that the UNHCR mobilize the required resources to support the national efforts at the Egyptian-Sudanese border.

Egypt’s FM Shoukry meets Under-Secretary-General of UN for Humanitarian Affairs

Fri, 26 May 2023 - 04:44 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations for Humanitarian Affairs and Emergency Relief Coordinator Martin Griffiths on Thursday asserted the common desire to enhance bilateral cooperation with a view to accelerating the process of providing humanitarian assistance and ensuring its delivery to crisis-hit areas in the region.

Ethiopia 'buying time' on GERD, shows no political will to reach deal: Egypt’s FM

Wed, 17 May 2023 - 11:29 GMT

In an interview with TV host Sherif Amer on MBC Masr, Shoukry said all Sudan’s neighboring countries are harmed by the ongoing Sudanese conflict in response to a question on whether Ethiopia is benefiting from the crisis amid the continued GERD dispute between the three countries.

FM Shoukry meets African ambassadors in Cairo as part of ‘Africa Day’ celebrations

Mon, 15 May 2023 - 01:27 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met on Monday with the African ambassadors in Cairo, as part of Africa Day celebrations.

Egypt keen to intensify coordination with South Sudan on impact of Sudanese crisis: Ambassador

Sat, 13 May 2023 - 01:48 GMT

Abdel Kader made the remarks in a meeting with Deng Dau, the acting minister of foreign affairs and international cooperation in South Sudan to follow up on the visit of Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry to Juba last Tuesday.

Egypt calls for int’l community to help stop Israeli assaults against Palestinians: Munich-format meeting

Thu, 11 May 2023 - 01:54 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry called for the international community and countries sponsoring the peace process to intervene in order to stop the Israeli assaults against the Palestinian people.

Egypt's FM stresses importance of activating joint Arab action in Syria

Sun, 07 May 2023 - 01:19 GMT

Egypt is keen on reaching an Arab solution to the Syrian crisis, Shoukry said during the opening of an extra-ordinary session of the Arab League Council Sunday.

Egypt’s Foreign Minister to receive US House Speaker Wednesday

Tue, 02 May 2023 - 02:10 GMT

Shoukry will receive US House of Representatives Speaker Kevin McCarthy on Wedensday at the headquarter of the ministry.

Egypt stresses necessity to avoid foreign interference in Sudan conflict

Mon, 24 Apr 2023 - 05:41 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry has reiterated the necessity to avoid any interference by any foreign parties in Sudan in a way that would fuel the ongoing conflict, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

Turkey shows understanding of Libyan issue’s impact on Egyptian national security: FM Shoukry

Fri, 14 Apr 2023 - 11:54 GMT

Turkey has shown understanding of the importance of the Libyan issue and its impact on Egypt’s national security, Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said.

Claims that Egypt sides with single party in Russia-Ukraine war devoid of truth: FM

Fri, 14 Apr 2023 - 08:50 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry denied claims that Egypt has sided with a single party of the Russia-Ukraine war against the other, describing the claims as “far from reality”.

Egypt's FM to attend meeting of regional foreign ministers in Saudi Arabia Friday

Thu, 13 Apr 2023 - 10:21 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will take part on Friday in a consultative meeting of the foreign ministers of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) member states, Egypt, Jordan and Iraq, which will take place in Jeddah.

Egypt’s FM Shoukry affirms ‘strong political will’ to elevate Egyptian-Turkish relations

Thu, 13 Apr 2023 - 08:50 GMT

Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said he had talks with his Turkish counterpart Mevlut Cavusoglu on a wide range of issues topped by means of enhancing bilateral relations at the political, economic and cultural levels.

Egypt’s FM says will visit Turkey in 2 days to continue normalization of relations

Tue, 11 Apr 2023 - 08:58 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said he will visit Turkey in two days to complete the path of normalization of relations that the two countries have started.

Egypt’s FM says discussed power linkage project, border demarcation with Greek counterpart

Tue, 11 Apr 2023 - 05:38 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said he discussed with his Greek counterpart, Nikos Dendias, cooperation regarding the power linkage project between the two countries besides a number of major issues, including border demarcation.

Egypt backs efforts of finding sustainable political solution in Yemen: FM Shoukry

Thu, 06 Apr 2023 - 01:33 GMT

Shoukry affirmed the need for the political solution in Yemen to be agreed upon by all parties in Yemen, preserve the unity of the country and the coherence of its legitimate institutions, and keeps Yemen integrated into its Arab surrounding, the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement.

FMs Shoukry, BinMubarak hold talks on developments in Yemen in Cairo meeting

Thu, 06 Apr 2023 - 11:12 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and his Yemeni counterpart, Ahmed BinMubarak, held talks in Cairo to discuss developments in Yemen.

FM Shoukry says UK largest foreign investor in Egypt

Tue, 04 Apr 2023 - 10:35 GMT

The Egyptian government is keen on increasing British investments in Egypt and promoting British companies' engagement in major national development projects, Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said.