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Egyptian president, Spanish PM discuss economic, diplomatic cooperation

Tue, 08 Jun 2021 - 12:07 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received a phone call Tuesday from Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez discussing economic and diplomatic cooperation.

Egyptian Border Guards foil 2.75K illegal migration attempts, smuggling of tons of drugs

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 04:24 GMT

The Armed Forces Spokesperson Tamer al-Refai posted Sunday a press release showcasing the efforts of the Border Guards over the past month.

Egyptian illegal immigrants released after being held hostages in Libya

Thu, 11 Mar 2021 - 11:10 GMT

The Libyan 444th combat brigade said in a statement that the hostages were subjected to torture and extortion.

9 Egyptians arrested in Morocco due to illegal migration attempt

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 - 03:38 GMT

Moroccan authorities arrested Sunday four smugglers and 20 individuals, including nine Egyptians.

Terrorism, gas constitute main themes of Egyptian, Greek chiefs of state meeting

Wed, 11 Nov 2020 - 01:19 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi and Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis held a joint press conference Wednesday after a meeting in Athens.

Egyptian-German center aimed at reducing illegal migration inaugurated Nov. 2

Mon, 02 Nov 2020 - 01:16 GMT

The center is established in accordance to an executive contract signed by Egypt and the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ).

8th tripartite summit held among Egyptian, Cypriot, Greek heads of state

Wed, 21 Oct 2020 - 02:44 GMT

The Tripartite Cooperation Mechanism Summit was held on Wednesday in Nicosia.

2nd phase of illegal migration awareness program launched, initiative to train youth on online professions proposed

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 - 10:01 GMT

The Ministry of Immigration and Egyptian Expats Affairs is working closely with the World Food Program (WFP) on various levels to reduce the illegal migration phenomenon.

Egypt, Malta’s FMs agree on resumption of direct flights

Sun, 06 Sep 2020 - 03:38 GMT

The meeting also tackled the file of illegal migration and ways of finding international and regional solutions to this phenomenon.

Immigration Ministry keen on continuing awareness activities about risks of illegal migration: Egypt's Minister

Thu, 03 Sep 2020 - 11:27 GMT

Makram said that the awareness activities are part of the “Survival Ships” initiative that aims at reaching out to target groups nationwide.

Sisi, Canadian PM discuss confronting COVID-19, terrorism, illegal immigration

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 08:07 GMT

During a phone call, Sisi and Trudeau reviewed ways of boosting bilateral relations in the economic and industrial fields in light of the Egyptian efforts to attract more foreign investments.

South Europe at risk of militants infiltration: think tank

Sun, 23 Feb 2020 - 03:45 GMT

The Terrorism and Human Rights Observatory speculated that militants defeated in Idlib would flee to southern Europe.

Sisi highlights Africa’s challenges, needs in UK summit

Mon, 20 Jan 2020 - 11:02 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, who currently chairs the African Union (AU), and UK Prime Minister Boris Johnson inaugurated on Monday the UK-Africa Investment Summit 2020 in London.

Mediterranean states tell their experience with migration

Sun, 15 Dec 2019 - 06:11 GMT

Maltese, Lebanese, Greek, and Egyptian officials spoke in WYF 2019.

Egypt cracks down illegal migrant gang

Fri, 29 Nov 2019 - 12:32 GMT

The authorities also confiscated a total of 35 forged passports, dozens of IDs and university certificates with different names and huge amount of money.

‘Development in Africa achieves mutual interests’: Sisi in G20 initiative

Tue, 19 Nov 2019 - 10:20 GMT

The Egyptian president and AU chair warned of the repercussions of global threats on Africa.

6 defendants in ‘Illegal Migration Gang’ case referred to court

Sat, 20 Jul 2019 - 01:34 GMT

Public Prosecutor Nabil Sadeq referred six defendants in the lawsuit publicly known as “The Illegal Migration Gang” to urgent criminal trial.

MLCU head: We play vital role in countering illegal migration

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 - 01:16 GMT

The MLCU head pointed out that organized criminal groups are greatly active in the field of human trafficking and migrants' smuggling, as they get huge financial returns.

MLCU head: We play vital role in countering illegal migration

Thu, 11 Jul 2019 - 12:56 GMT

The MLCU head pointed out that organized criminal groups are greatly active in the field of human trafficking and migrants' smuggling, as they get huge financial returns.

334 illegal migrants, infiltrators arrested by border guards in May

Fri, 28 Jun 2019 - 01:40 GMT

Some 1,882 kg of hashish, 2,325 kg of bango and three kg of opium, as well as 185,000 narcotic pills were seized.

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