Syria

Egyptian FM meets with UK Minister of State for Middle East and North Africa

Sun, 17 Oct 2021 - 07:36 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received in Cairo Sunday UK Minister of State for the Middle East and North Africa James Cleverly.

Egypt, UN talk international efforts to produce comprehensive political settlement in Syria

Fri, 15 Oct 2021 - 10:51 GMT

The UN Special Envoy for Syria praised Egypt’s balanced and supportive role in settling the crisis.

Egypt supports all efforts aimed at finding comprehensive settlement of the Syrian crisis: FM

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 02:35 GMT

Shoukry had called for re-thinking of Syrian membership in the Arab League.

Egyptian natural gas to be exported to Lebanon through Syria, Jordan

Tue, 05 Oct 2021 - 08:50 GMT

Egypt will export natural gas to Lebanon in the coming weeks, Minister of Petroleum Tarek el-Mulla said in a Tuesday press conference.

Egypt’s FM, Russian Security Council Secretary discuss furthering “solid, varied” ties

Tue, 05 Oct 2021 - 03:02 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and Russian Security Council Secretary Nikolai Patrushev emphasized maintaining the fast pace of developing ties between the two countries on Tuesday.

Egypt’s FM Shoukry, Russia’s Lavrov discuss latest developments on GERD, Syria, Libya and mutual relations

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 01:46 GMT

Egypt’s foreign minister Sameh Shoukry said on Monday that he discussed latest developments on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam [GERD], and efforts to reach a binding legal solution on filling and operating the dam.

Egyptian pres., U.S. National Security Advisor discuss Ethiopian Dam, Libyan elections

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 - 02:55 GMT

U.S. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan and accompanying delegation visited Egypt Wednesday.

Egypt, Syria’s FMs meet for 1st time in 10 years

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 - 01:35 GMT

Both Ministers discussed ways to end the Syrian crisis. The meeting took place at the headquarters of the Egyptian mission in New York City, on the sidelines of the 76th Session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 76).

Egypt to deliver natural gas to Lebanon through Jordan, Syria

Fri, 10 Sep 2021 - 04:01 GMT

"Egypt is working to speed up coordination for delivering the Egyptian natural gas to Lebanon through Jordan and Syria,” said Tarek El Molla.

Exploratory consultations on normalizing relations between Egypt, Turkey to continue

Thu, 09 Sep 2021 - 10:27 GMT

The second round was held in Ankara on September 7-8.

Syria's Assad takes oath after criticized re-election

Sat, 17 Jul 2021 - 11:19 GMT

The president said “I repeat call on all those who have been deceived and bet on the collapse of the homeland and on the fall of the state to return to the lap of Homeland because bets have fallen and the homeland has remained."

Egypt's FM in Rome to attend Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS, discuss Syria

Mon, 28 Jun 2021 - 10:34 GMT

Prime Minister Sameh Shoukry is participating in the Global Coalition to Defeat ISIS on Monday, as well as the meeting on Syria on the sidelines of the conference in Rome.

Memory of the day: Egyptian forces seize Greek Psara Island in 1824

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 - 02:52 GMT

On June 21, many important events took place.

Bashar al-Assad elected president of Syria with majority of votes

Fri, 28 May 2021 - 10:53 GMT

“Bashar al-Assad gained 13.540.860 votes with 95.1% out of the total correct votes,” Speaker Sabbagh told a press conference, official SANA news agency reported.

Memory of the day: UK recognizes sovereignty of King Abdul Aziz bin Saud over Kingdom of Hejaz, Nejd in 1927

Thu, 20 May 2021 - 06:55 GMT

On May 20, many important events took place.

Memory of the day: Syria executes spy Eli Cohen in 1965

Tue, 18 May 2021 - 11:09 GMT

On May 16, many important events took place.

Catastrophic decline of Euphrates River water level

Thu, 06 May 2021 - 06:16 GMT

Under hashtag #الفرات_ينحسر (the Euphrates declines), Syrians posted photos of the water level of the river, showing how parts in along the river inside the Syrian lands dried up.

Egypt, Turkey 'to evaluate outcome of exploratory consultations'

Thu, 06 May 2021 - 03:51 GMT

Egypt and Turkey issued a joint statement Thursday on the two-day "exploratory consultations" held on May 5-6 in Cairo with the aim of examining chances to normalize relations.

Syrian parl't speaker announces receiving four new applications to run for President

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 11:28 GMT

On April 18th, Speaker of the People’s Assembly announced the commencement of candidacy for Presidential elections as of Monday April 19th till April 28th.

Syria’s Assad officially submits application to run for president

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 05:17 GMT

The People’s Assembly also received three notices from the Supreme Constitutional Court over the past two days

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