Sameh Shoukry

Egypt’s FM heads to DR Congo Sunday to attend PRECOP27 conference on 3-4 October

Sat, 01 Oct 2022 - 10:47 GMT

The meeting comes within the framework of painstaking efforts exerted by Egypt ahead of the global climate conference, which will be held in the Red Sea resort city of Sharm El Sheikh in November, said Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Abu Zeid.

Egypt’s FM Shoukry voices deep concern over Israeli escalations

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 07:42 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry voiced Thursday Egypt's deep concern over the current Israeli escalations

FM: Egypt committed to backing UN peacekeeping, peace-building role

Tue, 27 Sep 2022 - 01:55 GMT

Egypt is committed to backing the United Nations' peacekeeping and peace-building role, and actively participating in peacekeeping operations in conflict-hit regions, Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said.

Egyptian, Chinese FMs discuss GERD, Ukraine crisis on UNGA sidelines

Mon, 26 Sep 2022 - 03:20 GMT

This came as the ministers met on Sunday on the sidelines of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, a statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry read.

Shoukry before UNGA: Egypt seeks stable world without tensions

Sun, 25 Sep 2022 - 12:39 GMT

Shoukry asserted that Egypt adheres to the African stance toward reforming the Security Council, according to the Sirte Declaration

Egypt calls for political solution to Syrian crisis

Sun, 25 Sep 2022 - 12:13 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met on September 23 with United Nations Special Envoy for Syria Geir Pedersen, within the framework of Egypt’s interest in ending the Syrian crisis and alleviating the suffering of the brotherly Syrian people.

Egypt’s COP27 presidency keen to coordinate with AOSIS to achieve desired results on loss, damage issue: FM

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 - 10:45 GMT

Shoukry’s remarks were made in a meeting with the AOSIS on the sidelines of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) in New York within the framework of communications with all parties and blocs concerned with global climate action, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

FM reviews Egypt’s vision on int’l issues with Blinken, ministers of GCC + Jordan, Iraq, Yemen

Sat, 24 Sep 2022 - 09:54 GMT

The meeting was held on the sidelines of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) with the presence of GCC Secretary-General Nayef Al-Hajraf, a statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said.

Egypt supports AHLC as model of effective int’l coordination to assist Palestinian side economically: FM

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 - 12:47 GMT

In a ministerial meeting for the committee on Thursday, Shoukry also lauded the committee’s efforts in laying the economic foundations on which the Palestinian state can lean on within the framework of the two-state solution, a statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry read.

Arab communications group 'fully ready' to mediate between Russia, Ukraine: Egypt’s FM

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 - 08:58 GMT

Shoukry’s remarks were made in a meeting for the group in New York in the presence of Secretary-General of the League of Arab States Ahmed Aboul Gheit on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly (UNGA) on Thursday.

Egypt: UNRWA embodies int’l commitment to right of Palestinian refugees to return home

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 - 08:29 GMT

Shoukry’s remarks were made during a ministerial meeting for UNRWA on the sidelines of the 77th UN General Assembly (UNGA) in New York, attended by ministers and high-level officials, including Secretary-General of the UN António Guterres.

Egypt’s FM calls for ending stalemate in Palestinian-Israeli peace process in meeting with Shtayyeh

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 - 08:03 GMT

Shoukry’s remarks were made in a meeting with his Palestinian counterpart, Mohammad Shtayyeh, on Thursday on the sidelines of the 77th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) to discuss the developments of the Palestinian situation.

COP27 to address African concerns on climate, fair transition to green economy: Egypt’s FM

Thu, 22 Sep 2022 - 11:55 GMT

Shoukry, also president-designate of COP27, made the remarks during the Committee of African Heads of State and Government on Climate Change (CAHOSCC) in New York on Wednesday held on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA).

Munich Group: Resolving Palestinian-Israeli conflict based on two-state solution essential for regional peace

Thu, 22 Sep 2022 - 09:20 GMT

In a ministerial meeting for Munich Group in New York on Wednesday on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA), the ministers affirmed that the two-state solution on the borders of 4 June 1967 is the only way to fulfill the legitimate aspirations of the Israeli and Palestinian sides.

FM Shoukry urges EU support to Egypt to ease impacts of global food crisis

Wed, 21 Sep 2022 - 06:30 GMT

Shoukry made the remarks in a meeting on Wednesday with High Representative of the European Union for Foreign and Security Policy Josep Borrell on the sidelines of the UN General Assembly.

Private sector should back developing states in adopting ecofriendly economic models: Egypt’s FM

Wed, 21 Sep 2022 - 04:47 GMT

Shoukry made the remarks in an event for the US Chamber on the sidelines of the United Nations General Assembly in New York held to discuss enhancing the partnership between governments and the private sector in facing climate change.

Egypt's FM takes part in inaugural session of UNGA

Tue, 20 Sep 2022 - 03:47 GMT

Foreign Ministry spokesman Ahmed Abu Zeid said in a tweet Tuesday that Shoukry held on Monday a number of meetings on the sidelines of session with his counterparts in a number of countries including the foreign ministers of France, Cyprus, the Untired States, Norway and The Netherlands.

Egyptian, Portuguese FMs discuss Libya situation, Ukraine crisis impacts on supply chains

Mon, 19 Sep 2022 - 07:41 GMT

Shoukry and Cravinho discussed developments regarding a number of regional and international issues during a meeting on the sidelines of the 77th United Nations General Assembly, a statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry read.

Egyptian, Dutch FMs discuss boosting green transformation investments, Ukraine crisis

Mon, 19 Sep 2022 - 07:02 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry affirmed to his Dutch counterpart, Wopke Hoekstra, pumping further investments into the Egyptian market especially in the field of green transformation.

Egypt’s FM, Singapore’s senior min. discuss means of providing funding to developing states for climate goals

Tue, 13 Sep 2022 - 11:11 GMT

In this regard, Shoukry, also president-designate of COP27, and Hean during their Cairo meeting discussed coordinating priorities and providing funding and technology to the developing countries to achieve the goals of global climate action, a statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry read.

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