They said that reaching a ceasefire and the entry of humanitarian aid to end the suffering of the people of Gaza is a must, calling for keeping the international efforts to establish an independent Palestinian state, accordance with relevant international references.
Egypt also reiterated its firm stand rejecting all forms of violence and terrorism and terrorizing citizens.
On the sidelines of the UNGA, Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry met his Albanian counterpart Igli Hasani, expressing hope to build upon the outcomes of the Albanian prime minister's visit to Egypt in 2021.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Sunday a phone call from Special Envoy for Syria Geir O. Pederson to learn about the outcomes of the meeting.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Tuesday his Syrian counterpart Faisal al-Meqdad.
Also, the Egyptian Minister will, afterward, hold a bilateral meeting with Syrian Foreign Minister Faisal Al Mekdad at the Ministry headquarter, followed by a meeting of the Arab Ministerial Liaison Committee on Syria.
Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry expected to receive, Tuesday, his Syrian counterpart Faisal Mekdad in Cairo
That was during his meeting with his Tunisian counterpart Nabil Ammar as they also conferred over regional risks.
Egypt and Qatar held Sunday the second meeting of the Political Consultation Committee formed on the level of the foreign ministries of both states, according to a statement released Tuesday by the Egyptian side.
The phone call comes within follow-up of recent meeting between Shoukry and Pedersen in Geneva and the continuous coordination between Egypt and the UN to reach a political solution for the Syrian crisis.
Minister of Social Solidarity Nevine al-Qabbaj received Friday Syrian counterpart Loai Emad El Din al-Menaged.
That is to discuss the gradual resolution of the crisis adopting the approach of a step for a step.
The consultations will be on bilateral cooperation as well as regional and global issues.
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.
Syria’s return to the membership of the Arab League is a “beginning for an effective role by the League and the Arab states” to settle the Syrian crisis, said Egypt’s Presidential Spokesman Ahmed Fahmi.
The Arab League Summit will be attended by Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad after more than a decade of the suspension of Syrian membership at the league.
During the call, both sides discussed the Arab League’s latest decision held on May 7 with the regard of the resumption of participation of Syrian government delegations in the Saudi Arabia-host meeting, Abu Zeid added.
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.
AL council convened at the level of permanent delegates , under Egypt, at the premises of the AL General Secretariat, to prepare for Sunday's meetings.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry is heading Sunday to the Jordanian capital, Amman, to take part in the meeting of a committee, having as members Egypt, Jordan, Saudi Arabia, and Iraq, on Syria.