International assistance not compatible with Egypt's efforts on migration governance: FM

Mon, 22 Apr 2024 - 03:36 GMT

The minister underscored that Egypt was facing increasing inflow of migrants who were fleeing conflicts, economic downturn, and climate change impact.

Egypt hosts 300K registered, 570K unregistered Sudanese refugees: UNHCR

Sun, 21 Apr 2024 - 09:42 GMT

Since the outbreak of the civil war in Sudan on April 15, 2023, 8.2 million have been displaced, including 1.8 million who fled to neighboring states.

Egypt, South African FMs address bilateral ties, regional issues

Fri, 19 Apr 2024 - 02:17 GMT

Expressing Egypt's stance, Shoukry reiterated full opposition to any military actions in Palestinian Rafah due to their severe humanitarian implications. He emphasized the urgent need for an immediate and lasting ceasefire in the Gaza Strip and the unimpeded access of humanitarian aid.

Sudanese army denies allegations of Egypt’s detention to cargo ship heading to Sudan

Wed, 17 Apr 2024 - 08:44 GMT

The Sudanese Armed Forces denied on Wednesday allegations circulated on some websites regarding Egypt’s detention of a cargo ship that was heading to Sudan.

Egypt suggests setting up rescue units on borders of Sudan enduring civil war

Tue, 16 Apr 2024 - 03:23 GMT

Deputy Foreign Minister for African Affairs Hamdy Loza participated in the International Humanitarian Conference for Sudan and Neighboring Countries held in Paris on April 14-15.

U.S., Egypt hold talks on civil war in Sudan

Thu, 04 Apr 2024 - 02:02 GMT

Ambassador Hossam Eissa, the head of the Sudan and South Sudan Department at the Minister of Foreign Affairs, held talks with U.S. Special Envoy for Sudan Tom Perriello.

Egyptian FM receives New Zealand counterpart to discuss investment, Middle East crises

Mon, 01 Apr 2024 - 01:44 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Monday his New Zealand counterpart Winston Peters who is holding a visit to Egypt.

FM Shoukry says any political process in Sudan should include all parties

Mon, 18 Mar 2024 - 11:40 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said on Monday that any future political process in Sudan should include all effective national parties.

Egypt denies embassy in Sudan sabotaged

Tue, 12 Mar 2024 - 06:24 GMT

Egypt has denied that its embassy in Sudan was sabotaged, according to the spokesman of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Water security of Egypt, Sudan 'integral part' of Arab national security - GCC chief

Sun, 03 Mar 2024 - 07:25 GMT

"We oppose any action or measure that infringes upon the two countries' rights in the Nile water," AlBudaiwi told the joint GCC-Egyptian ministerial meeting, held at the GCC General Secretariat in Riyadh.

Egypt's suspension of negotiations on Renaissance Dam due to Ethiopia's intransigence: FM

Sun, 03 Mar 2024 - 01:22 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry criticized Ethiopia's intransigence and neglect to the principle of good neighboring.

Egypt’s El-Sisi, Sudanese Military Transitional Council leader discuss joint efforts to bring stability in Sudan

Thu, 29 Feb 2024 - 02:20 GMT

El-Sisi also stressed Egypt’s keenness on continuing to provide Sudan with the full support to achieve political, security, and economic stability, through unifying the Sudanese ranks and settling the existing conflict. This comes in light of the close connection between the national security of the two countries.

Egypt’s President El-Sisi receives Sudan’s Burhan

Thu, 29 Feb 2024 - 09:23 GMT

On November 11, 2023, President El-Sisi met with Al-Burhan on the sidelines of the Joint Arab-Islamic Summit in Riyadh. Spokesman for the Egyptian Presidency Ahmed Fahmy said President El-Sisi emphasized that Egypt will continue its firm support for Sudan on all levels, particularly during the current critical circumstances, given the common strategic interests of the two brotherly countries.

Egyptian FM heads to Brussels to discuss with EU joint cooperation, regional crises

Sun, 21 Jan 2024 - 01:14 GMT

The minister will discuss Gaza War, armed conflict in Sudan, civil war in Libya, sovereignty breach in Somalia, and security in the Red Sea.

Egyptian, Eritrean FMs hold consultations on Horn of Africa affairs

Thu, 11 Jan 2024 - 03:21 GMT

The Egyptian minister headed to Eritrea to deliver a message from President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi to President Isaias Afwerki.

Egyptian students stranded in Sudan evacuated: Foreign Ministry

Wed, 27 Dec 2023 - 08:24 GMT

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced Wednesday the Egyptian Embassy in Sudan evacuated 18 male and female students and some of their family members who were stranded in the city of Wad Madani, Al-Jazira state, as armed clashes recently spread.

Egypt honors volunteers in crises of Gaza, Libya, Sudan

Sun, 24 Dec 2023 - 02:02 GMT

Minister of Social Solidarity Nevine al-Qabbaj honored Sunday the Egyptian Red Crescent's volunteers.

Egyptian FM demands intl. organizations to ramp up humanitarian response to Sudan's civil war

Wed, 15 Nov 2023 - 01:37 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry participated Wednesday in a meeting of the African Council for Peace and Security on Sudan.

Egypt’s Sisi, Head of Sudanese Transitional Council discuss latest developments in Sudan

Sat, 11 Nov 2023 - 03:53 GMT

President of Sudan’s Transitional Sovereign Council, Al-Burhan, valued Egypt’s brotherly, sincere and strenuous support to preserve the unity, safety and stability of Sudan, notable by receiving Sudanese citizens.

Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia hold new round of talks over GERD

Mon, 23 Oct 2023 - 11:46 GMT

They tackled ways to accelerate reaching an agreement on the rules for filling and operating the Renaissance Dam.