Under the amendments, tougher penalties shall be imposed on whoever commits, initiates, or mediates in the crime of smuggling migrants.
The law divides culprits into four categories.
Makram affirmed that the country is against illegal migration, adding that Egypt has managed to prevent any illegal migration attempt since 2016 as it was declared by President Abdel Fattah El Sisi.
The forces seized up to 240 arms, 120 magazines and 9,000 bullets.
Tillieux met with her Egyptian counterpart Hanafi al-Gebali in Cairo on Saturday.
President Sisi and the Spanish prime minister agreed to form a joint ministerial committee that would convene periodically.
The minister participated Monday in the sixth Regional Forum of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfC) and the third European Union-Southern Neighborhood Ministerial Meeting.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi began his visit to Athens Tuesday by a bilateral meeting with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis.
Stability must return to the countries whose shores are used for illegal migration, not just to protect Europe, but to protect the migrants who are “thrown into the sea,” President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi said in a Wednesday press conference with the Hungarian Prime Minister.
“Egypt will not establish any kind of refugee camps on its lands,” Shoukry said.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry met Tuesday with his Belgium counterpart Sophie Wilmes.
Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry examined with his Maltese counterpart Evarist Bartolo Sunday aspects of bilateral cooperation.
All of them belong to Al Qayat village located in Minya governorate in Upper Egypt.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received a phone call Tuesday from Spanish Prime Minister Pedro Sanchez discussing economic and diplomatic cooperation.
The Armed Forces Spokesperson Tamer al-Refai posted Sunday a press release showcasing the efforts of the Border Guards over the past month.
The Libyan 444th combat brigade said in a statement that the hostages were subjected to torture and extortion.
Moroccan authorities arrested Sunday four smugglers and 20 individuals, including nine Egyptians.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi and Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis held a joint press conference Wednesday after a meeting in Athens.
The center is established in accordance to an executive contract signed by Egypt and the German Agency for International Cooperation (GIZ).
The Tripartite Cooperation Mechanism Summit was held on Wednesday in Nicosia.