Egypt sends 240 tons of aid to Somalia amid years-long drought

Sat, 31 Dec 2022 - 11:14 GMT

The shipment came within the framework of the special Egyptian-Somali relations and the Egyptian political leadership’s keenness to support the Somali government and people in the face of the drought that Somalia has suffered from for years, the statement said.

Egypt, South Sudan sign cooperation deal in river transport

Mon, 12 Dec 2022 - 09:45 GMT

The signing took place during the first ministerial meeting on the preparation of feasibility studies of the second phase of the Vic-Med Project, aimed at linking Lake Victoria with the Mediterranean through a maritime route.

Sisi ratifies study to construct land route between Egypt, Chad through Sudan: Minister

Mon, 12 Dec 2022 - 08:03 GMT

He added that an Egyptian-Sudanese committee has been formed to survey the land and determine the land route of the road, to reach the rest of the West African countries.

President Sisi: Egypt supports signing of the Sudan Political Framework Agreement

Fri, 09 Dec 2022 - 11:57 GMT

President El-Sisi confirmed Egypt’s unwavering position in support of the security and stability of Sudan and its persistent commitment to supporting Sudan regionally and internationally, within the framework of the robust and eternal brotherly relations between Egypt and Sudan.

Egypt welcomes inking framework agreement in Sudan

Mon, 05 Dec 2022 - 12:20 GMT

Egypt welcomed inking a framework agreement on the transitional period in Sudan.

Egyptian-Sudanese Military Exercise 'Guardian of the South 2' kicks off

Sun, 04 Dec 2022 - 04:07 GMT

The elements taking part include members of the Egyptian Border Guard Force and the Sudanese Infantry.

President Sisi designates private plane to fly Sudanese politician Osman Al Mirghani to Khartoum

Mon, 21 Nov 2022 - 01:10 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al Sisi directed providing private plane to fly Sudanese politician Osman Al-Mirghani to Sudan

Sisi ratifies Kuwaiti grant to fund feasibility study for railway line between Egypt, Sudan

Sun, 09 Oct 2022 - 11:51 GMT

As per the deal, the Kuwaiti Fund would grant 750,000 dinars (($2.5 million) to prepare a feasibility study for establishing a railway connection between Egypt and Sudan.

Egypt’s FM, UN Envoy for Horn of Africa discuss GERD file, latest development in Sudan

Sun, 11 Sep 2022 - 03:06 GMT

The Sunday meeting tackled ways to defend African interests during the upcoming COP 27 conference that the Egyptian authorities are working around the clock to host, on behalf of the African continent, in Sharm El-Sheikh on November 6-18, 2022.

Egypt’s Al Azhar sends Sudan urgent medical, food aid

Sat, 03 Sep 2022 - 08:11 GMT

The aid was sent during the past few days to the residents impacted by the devastating floods, in coordination with the Egyptian Embassy in Khartoum, said Al Azhar Sheikhdom in a statement on Saturday.

Photos: 5 Egyptian military planes deliver tons of relief aid to Sudan

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 - 06:36 GMT

In a statement on Wednesday, the Egyptian military spokesman said the planes carried large quantities of tents, blankets, food, medicines, and medical supplies presented by both ministries of defense and health.

Eight Egyptian sailors to be deported back from Suakin

Sun, 07 Aug 2022 - 01:43 GMT

The consulate immediately issued documents for the sailors to return home, the statement added.

UAE calls on Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia to resume talks on GERD ‘in good faith’

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 03:38 GMT

On July 29, 2022, Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry sent a letter to the president of the UN Security Council to express Egypt’s formal objection to Ethiopia's measures to unilaterally continue filling the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) without reaching an agreement with Egypt and Sudan.

Egyptian ambassador to Sudan meets ruler of Darfur Region

Tue, 26 Jul 2022 - 06:56 GMT

The Egyptian Embassy in Sudan announced Tuesday that Ambassador Hossam Eissa had met Ruler of Darfur Region Minni Arko Minawi.

Egypt’s FM: Several countries agree on necessity to reach binding deal on GERD

Sat, 23 Jul 2022 - 11:27 GMT

In media comments to the “On My Responsibility” talk show on Sada El Balad, Shoukry added everyone agrees on the importance of reaching a binding legal agreement on the operation of the Ethiopian dam.

US Special Envoy for Horn of Africa visits Egypt, UAE, Ethiopia to discuss GERD issue

Sat, 23 Jul 2022 - 09:57 GMT

The visit aims at achieving the interests of all parties and contributing to a more peaceful and prosperous region, the statement said, adding “In Addis Ababa, Ambassador Hammer will also consult with the African Union, under whose auspices GERD talks occur.”

President Sisi: Egypt sought to reach common vision over GERD

Thu, 21 Jul 2022 - 10:43 GMT

In his speech after being awarded an Honorary degree from Belgrade University, President Sisi said that Egypt has adopted a set of rulings regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, stressing that the country believes in the unity of the purpose and destiny of the Nile Basin countries.

Egypt’s Sisi offers condolences to Sudan for killing 7 soldiers, one civilian

Mon, 27 Jun 2022 - 07:42 GMT

Khartoum has accused Addis Ababa of kidnapping and killing seven Sudanese soldiers and a civilian in the disputed border area of Fashaqa, summoning the Ethiopian ambassador in Sudan to denounce the killing of soldiers and the civilians, SUNA reported.

Sudan calls back ambassador to Ethiopia over abduction, killing of 7 soldiers, civilian

Mon, 27 Jun 2022 - 01:11 GMT

The Sudanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced Monday that it is calling back its ambassador to Ethiopia over the latter's "public execution" of seven Sudanese soldiers and a civilian that it had kidnapped on June 22, 2022.

EU ready to broker solution to Ethiopian Dam crisis affecting Egypt: European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement

Tue, 07 Jun 2022 - 01:19 GMT

The interview covered the food and energy crises ensued from the Russia-Ukraine War.