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Sisi meets with World Bank President David Malpass in Washington

Fri, 16 Dec 2022 - 04:20 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi met on Friday with David Malpass President of the World Bank in Washington on sidelines of the US-African summit.

President Sisi meets Senator Lindsey Graham in Washington

Thu, 15 Dec 2022 - 10:28 GMT

Senator Lindsey Graham welcomed President Sisi visit to the United States, praising the strong relations between Cairo and Washington, According to Presidency Spokesperson Bassam Rady.

US announces over $15 Bln in trade, investments with African countries

Thu, 15 Dec 2022 - 02:27 GMT

“The US-Africa Business Forum is about connections and our shared future. Today, I announced over $15 billion in two-way trade and investment commitments, deals, and partnerships to advance shared priorities,” Biden took to Twitter, adding “Africa’s prosperity is essential to a better future for all of us.”

Egypt’s President Sisi attends dinner for African leaders in Washington

Thu, 15 Dec 2022 - 11:49 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi attended a dinner for African leaders participating in the US-African summit in Washington, which was held by US President Joe Biden, Youm7 reported on Wednesday.

Egyptian lawmakers highlight importance of US-Africa summit in supporting Africa's development

Thu, 15 Dec 2022 - 11:49 GMT

A number of 49 African heads of state were invited to summit, which the parliamentarians saw as a step towards building more partnerships, and supporting the development paths in the African continent.

President Sisi stresses Egypt’s stance on protecting its water security under legal binding deal on GERD

Wed, 14 Dec 2022 - 07:03 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al Sisi stressed Egypt's firm stand on protecting its water security under a legal binding deal regulating the filling and operation of The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), highlighting that Egypt depends on the Nile River as the main source of water.

President Sisi arrives in Washington to participate in US-African Summit

Tue, 13 Dec 2022 - 09:33 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi arrived on Tuesday in Washington DC, to participate in the activities of the US-African Summit, according to Ambassador Ahmed Abu Zeid, spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Egypt's FM Shoukry takes part in a roundtable at the Middle East Institute in Washington DC

Tue, 12 Apr 2022 - 08:00 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry participated, Tuesday in a roundtable at the Middle East Institute in Washington DC, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Hafez said on Twitter.

Egypt’s FM heads to Washington to discuss int’l issues, meet Blinken

Mon, 11 Apr 2022 - 09:50 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry is heading on Monday to Washington in an official visit to discuss with the US officials the regional and international issues of mutual concern.

Egyptian delegation, US authorities discuss in Washington ways to recover smuggled antiquities

Thu, 10 Mar 2022 - 09:22 GMT

A delegation from the Egyptian Ministry of Tourism traveled to Washington, DC, to discuss with the American side ways of joint cooperation to recover Egyptian antiquities smuggled by illegal means.

FM Shoukry welcomes the outcome of US-Egypt Strategic Dialogue in Washington

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 - 07:04 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, delivered on Tuesday a speech at the closing session of the US-Egypt Strategic Dialogue in Washington

Egypt invites Washington to attend East Mediterranean Gas Forum

Sun, 07 Nov 2021 - 01:46 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Petroleum said, in a statement, Sunday that El-Molla held a session of talks with Granholm, on the sidelines of his participation in the World Climate Summit in Glasgow, Scotland.

Memory of the day: Migration of Prophet Mohammad from Mecca to Medina in 662

Sun, 12 Sep 2021 - 11:39 GMT

On September 12, many important events took place.

Egypt's Embassy in Washington organizes webinar over Ethiopian dam

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 - 10:03 GMT

The embassy highlighted Egypt's efforts to reach a fair agreement on GERD, Spokesman for the Foreign Ministry Ahmed Hafez tweeted.

US concerned over Turkey-backed fighters in Syria, human rights abuses

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 - 07:33 GMT

The US State Department has expressed concern over reports that Turkey-backed fighters have committed human rights abuses in northeast Syria, according to a new inspector general's report.

US urges Turkey to halt operations in East Med, Greece prepared to defend sovereignty

Wed, 22 Jul 2020 - 01:19 GMT

A spokesperson issued a statement saying that the “United States is aware that Turkey has issued a NAVTEX for research in disputed waters in the Eastern Mediterranean.

Declaration of Principles on Renaissance Dam is 'exclusive agreement' binding Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan together: intl. law expert

Tue, 23 Jun 2020 - 08:50 GMT

Each state must respect the sanctity of international treaties affirmed in Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties signed in 1969, the professor of general international law stipulates.

6th exceptional flight to Washington brings home 340 stuck Egyptians

Mon, 18 May 2020 - 09:10 GMT

EgyptAir and Air Cairo will operate two flights each on Monday to bring back Egyptians stranded in KSA's Jeddah and Riyadh.

Marsa Alam airport receives flight from Washington carrying 226 stranded Egyptians

Thu, 14 May 2020 - 08:57 GMT

The passengers will be quarantined for 14 days under the coronavirus preventive measures.

Marsa Alam airport receives 298 stranded Egyptians from Washington

Sun, 10 May 2020 - 09:41 GMT

A health ministry's team carried out coronavirus tests for all passengers and crew members and sent samples to laboratories to see if they are free of the virus.

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