Syria

Egypt rejects any ‘forced demographic change’ in Syria

Thu, 05 Nov 2020 - 12:33 GMT

The Egyptian Foreign Minister affirmed Egypt’s continued efforts in contacting all the concerned parties in the Syrian file, praising the UN efforts to solve the Syrian crisis politically.

Egypt’s FM meets Geir Pedersen for resumption of talks on Syrian constitution

Thu, 05 Nov 2020 - 10:57 GMT

On October 4, 2020, Shoukry received a phone call from Pedersen, discussing the latest developments in Syria.

Libyan Interior Minister of Tripoli-based interim government visits Egypt Nov. 4

Wed, 04 Nov 2020 - 09:17 GMT

That is the first since he took office in October 2020.

FM participates in Small Group on Syria meeting, asserts determinants of Egyptian position on Syrian crisis

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 - 04:06 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry participated on Thursday in a virtual ministerial meeting of the Small Group on Syria.

8th tripartite summit held among Egyptian, Cypriot, Greek heads of state

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 - 02:44 GMT

The Tripartite Cooperation Mechanism Summit was held on Wednesday in Nicosia.

Egypt’s FM, UN Special Envoy for Syria discuss political solution

Sun, 04 Oct 2020 - 02:55 GMT

Shoukry reiterated Egypt’s call for confronting terrorist and extremist organizations and their regional supporters.

EU sanctions 2 individuals, 3 companies for violating arms embargo on Libya

Tue, 22 Sep 2020 - 12:02 GMT

Both individuals are Libyan while the companies are based in Turkey, Jordan, and Kazkhstan and operate in the maritime and aviation sectors.

Egypt would intervene in Libya to maintain military status quo: FM

Sun, 13 Sep 2020 - 01:01 GMT

Shokry added that certain entities bring foreign mercenaries in the country and that they deal with terrorist organizations that target the innocent.

6.7K Syrian mercenaries leave Libya, others to arrive: SOHR

Tue, 08 Sep 2020 - 09:16 GMT

Those will be deployed in the areas controlled by Turkey and its proxies in Syria.

Egypt's FM, UNSMIL chief confer over aspired inclusive political settlement in Libya

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 02:53 GMT

Shokry affirmed that Egypt backs all steps aimed at achieving de-escalation and a political solution.

Chiefs of Arab League, UNSMIL discuss ways of pushing forward settlement of Libyan crisis

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 02:18 GMT

Abou Al Gheit and Williams congrued on the necessity of building upon the ceasefire declarations issued on August 21.

6 Libyan protesters abducted by Al Nawasi militia in Tripoli protests: Amnesty International

Thu, 27 Aug 2020 - 02:21 GMT

Several others were wounded by armed men who fired live rounds.

United States, United Nations comment on western Libya protests less than a week of ceasefire declaration

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 - 12:07 GMT

Demonstrators took to the streets in Trippoli and Misrata controlled by the GNA to protest corruption and the deterioration of utilities.

Qatar to send military consultants to Libyan militias, Turkey contemplates base in Misrata

Wed, 19 Aug 2020 - 08:58 GMT

Source at the Libyan National Army (LNA) told MENA that the defense ministers of Qatar and Turkey visited Prime Minister of Tripoli-based GNA Fayez al-Sarraj on August 17.

Islamic State is being revived in Libya's Sabratha, attempts to target oil facilities in south

Sun, 16 Aug 2020 - 04:11 GMT

A source at the Libyan National Army (LNA) told Al Arabiyah that the Libyan Armed Forces eliminated a terrorist cell affiliated to the Islamic State (IS).

Turkish transport jet suspected of carrying Syrian mercenaries lands in Libya's Misrata

Sun, 16 Aug 2020 - 03:19 GMT

ItaMilRadar identified the aircraft as Lockheed C-130B (61-0963).

Turkey endures multiple hits in 1 week by Greece, Libya

Sat, 15 Aug 2020 - 11:38 GMT

Turkey received earlier this week a direct hit in the Aegean Sea, and two indirect ones in Libya.

Libyan Speaker, U.S. Ambassador congrue on ceasefire, disarmament of Sirte, Al Jufrah

Mon, 10 Aug 2020 - 03:43 GMT

There was congruence among Saleh and Norland to maintain the ceasefire that began in June.

U.S. sanctions Malta-based company affiliated to Libya's interim government

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 01:42 GMT

OFAC sanctioned on August 6 a "criminal network threatening the stability and security of Libya."

At least 43 Syrians among people killed in Beirut blast: Al Mayadeen

Sat, 08 Aug 2020 - 11:44 GMT

Al Mayadeen is a Lebanon-based channel close to the government of Syrian President Bashar al-Assad.

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