Palestinian Prime Minister, Mohamad Shtayyeh said that Egypt has been sponsoring the reconciliation file since the beginning, as Gaza has been in constant communication with Cairo.
Several governments and counties around the world welcomed Egypt’s pivotal role mediating a ceasefire between Palestine and Israel, restoring calm and stability and ending nearly a week of fighting and violence.
Germany welcomed the ceasefire mediated by Egypt in Gaza, praising the Egyptian successful efforts to end the violence, the German Foreign Office said on Sunday.
A ceasefire has taken effect in and around the Gaza Strip after five days of cross-border exchanges that have killed at least 33 Palestinians in Gaza and two people in Israel.
The council made the remarks in a session chaired and requested by Egypt to discuss the developments in Palestine in the wake of the latest Israeli assaults in the Gaza Strip.
The victims include civilians, women and children.
At least 12 Palestinians, including children and women, were killed and 20 others were wounded in a series of Israeli airstrikes Tuesday morning, ushering in a new aggression on the besieged Gaza Strip.
Meanwhile, Aklouk, during the meeting, lauded the efforts exerted by the Arab League to support the Palestinian cause at international gatherings especially in light of the violations and practices of the Israelis against the Palestinians.
The EU is deeply concerned by the grave escalation of violence in recent days in Israel, the Occupied Palestinian Territories and Lebanon, according to a statement by High Representative Josep Borrell Saturday.
Italian Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation, Antonio Tajani
Egypt offered its sincere condolences to Palestine, Thursday for the casualties of Jabalia refugee camp fire that left scores of persons killed and injured.
Egyptian Minister of Petroleum Tarek el-Molla revealed that Egypt has developed its gas infrastructure, and will coordinate with the Palestinians in Gaza to develop their gas fields, Dostor newspaper reported on Monday.
Egyptian medical delegation arrived, Sunday night at Gaza strip to perform major surgeries as per President Abdel Fattah al Sisi directives.
United States Secretary of State Antony Blinken welcomed on Monday the ceasefire to restore calm in Gaza and Israel.
The international community has welcomed the announced ceasefire between Palestinian Islamic Jihad Movement and Israel, on Sunday, lauding Egypt’s diplomatic key role during the past days.
UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres welcomed the announcement of a ceasefire in Gaza, commending Egypt's efforts to help restore calm.
The ceasefire will come into effect at 8 pm (GMT), the sources added.
President El-Sisi also reviewed Egypt’s position pertinent to foreign policy and issues related to the Middle East and confirmed Egypt's unwavering position on the Renaissance Dam and protecting Egypt's water security, said Presidential Spokesperson Bassam Rady.
The Egyptian authorities on Monday resumed operating Rafah border crossing on both sides, upon the directives of the political leadership to facilitate the crossing of stranded Palestinians and the entry of aid and construction materials to the Gaza Strip.
The renovation of the sea corniche of northern Gaza strip kicked off Thursday as part of the Egyptian projects to reconstruct Gaza.