South Sudan

Sisi congratulates South Sudanese counterpart on Independence Day

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 - 12:11 GMT

South Sudan got its independence from Sudan on July 9, 2011, in accordance with an agreement signed between two countries and ended a civil war that lasted for decades.

Egypt sends 2nd plane with coronavirus aid to South Sudan

Fri, 22 May 2020 - 12:39 GMT

South Sudan has so far recorded 481 coronavirus cases and 4 deaths, while Egypt has reported more than 15,000 cases and almost 700 deaths.

Egypt sends medical aid to South Sudan to combat COVID-19

Tue, 19 May 2020 - 12:58 GMT

The move comes upon directives from President Abdel Fattah El Sisi.

Intelligence Chief delivers Sisi's congratulations to S.Sudan

Tue, 10 Mar 2020 - 09:07 GMT

Egypt’s head of the General Intelligence General Abbas Kamel handed over a message from President Abdel Fatah al Sisi to South Sudanese President.

Egypt’s human rights delegation takes part in 43rd Session of HRC

Mon, 09 Mar 2020 - 03:41 GMT

Egypt’s participation would last until March 14, said head of the National Society for Rights and Freedoms Walid Farouk in the statement.

Egyptian military ships relief to South Sudan flood victims

Sun, 01 Mar 2020 - 02:23 GMT

The Egyptian military transported relief to the South Sudanese flood victims that have been languishing in its aftermath for months.

We will never forget Egypt's supporting stance: Salva Kiir

Tue, 03 Dec 2019 - 04:18 GMT

“We will never forget Cairo’s stances and support for South Sudan, especially with our students who study at Egypt’s universities,” Mayardit told Abdel Aal.

House speaker arrives in Juba

Mon, 02 Dec 2019 - 10:30 GMT

House of Representatives Speaker Ali Abdel Aal arrived in Juba early Monday on a five-day official visit for talks on means of promoting South Sudan peace and stability.

Kiir invites Sisi to attend peace talks in South Sudan

Sat, 12 Oct 2019 - 05:42 GMT

Peace negotiations come in a continuation of the Egyptian-sponsored peace meeting Egypt’s Ain Sokhna last September among the conflicting parties after they signed an agreement of peace last year.

In 4 days, Egypt screens 676 South Sudanese for Hepatitis C

Tue, 01 Oct 2019 - 01:37 GMT

In just a couple of days, the number of South Sudanese citizens screened for Hepatitis C by the Egyptian medical mission has almost tripled to become 676.

Egypt talks Ethiopia's Dam with S. Sudan, Burundi, expresses unease

Sun, 29 Sep 2019 - 12:00 GMT

Sameh Shoukri expressed Egypt's unease over the long duration of the GERD negotiations.

221 screened for Hepatitis C in Juba by Egyptian mission

Sat, 28 Sep 2019 - 12:54 GMT

The Egyptian medical team has been joined by a local one in order to deliver the service for citizens within an adequate duration.

Egyptian medical convoy arrives in Juba to treat African Hepatitis C patients

Thu, 26 Sep 2019 - 03:41 GMT

The medical team's arrival came shortly after the opening of the first Hepadnaviridae unit at the Egyptian clinic in Juba, under the slogan 'Long Live Egypt, Africa.'

Agricuture minister probes joint projects with South Sudan

Mon, 23 Sep 2019 - 02:40 GMT

The meeting, which was held at the headquarters of the Ministry of Agriculture in Cairo, was attended by the supervisor of joint African farms at the ministry, Maher el Maghraby.

Egypt sends 2nd medical aid to South Sudan

Sat, 03 Aug 2019 - 12:03 GMT

The aid is part of development programs to support the African country's medical sector, pointed out that the first shipment was sent in October.

Sudan's Military Council deputy chief heads for Juba

Sat, 27 Jul 2019 - 02:29 GMT

Deputy Head of Sudan's Transitional Military Council (TMC) General Mohamed Hamdan Dagalo embarked Saturday on an official visit to the South Sudanese capital of Juba.

Egyptian Intelligence chief hands Kiir message from Sisi

Wed, 17 Jul 2019 - 05:40 GMT

Abbas Kamel made an official visit to South Sudan on Wednesday.

Pope kisses feet of South Sudan leaders, urging them to keep the peace

Fri, 12 Apr 2019 - 03:46 GMT

“I am asking you as a brother to stay in peace. I am asking you with my heart, let us go forward. There will be many problems but they will not overcome us. Resolve your problems,” Francis said in improvised remarks

FM Shokry meets with UN Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations

Sat, 16 Feb 2019 - 11:58 GMT

Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met on Friday with Jean-Pierre Lacroix, United Nations Under-Secretary-General for Peacekeeping Operations on the sideline of the Munich Security Conference 2019.

UN, Arab League secretaries tackle armed conflicts crisis

Sun, 10 Feb 2019 - 05:27 GMT

As the 32nd African Union Summit has as theme refugees and displaced persons, it was inevitable that speakers at the opening session discuss armed conflicts and possible solutions.

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