More than 60K Palestinian worshipers perform Eid al-Fitr Prayer in Aqsa Mosque

Wed, 10 Apr 2024 - 06:40 GMT

More than 60 thousand worshipers performed Eid al-Fitr prayers in the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque, despite the restrictions imposed by the occupation.

President Sisi: Egypt completely rejects displacement of Palestinians from their territories

Mon, 08 Apr 2024 - 04:16 GMT

President Sisi, joined by the Palestinian delegation, also cautioned against the ongoing military escalation and the potential spillover of conflict, as per a statement released by the Egyptian Presidency.

Actress Sereen Khass Extols President Sisi's Support for Palestinian Cause during Egyptian Family Iftar

Sun, 07 Apr 2024 - 11:51 GMT

Gratitude resonates as Palestinian actress Sereen Khass acknowledges President Sisi's steadfast support for Palestinian Cause.

President Sisi discusses with CIA chief Egyptian-Qatari efforts on ceasefire deal in Gaza

Sun, 07 Apr 2024 - 12:39 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Sunday Chief of the U.S. Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) William Burns.

Death toll of ongoing Israeli aggression on Gaza rises to 33,137 martyrs: Palestinian Health Ministry

Sat, 06 Apr 2024 - 12:18 GMT

The Palestinian Health Ministry said in a statement that the death toll has risen to 75,815 since the beginning of the Israeli aggression, while thousands of victims remain under the rubble.

Aid trucks continue to enter Gaza via Rafah border crossing

Fri, 05 Apr 2024 - 01:41 GMT

In the past few hours, a total of 793 passengers arrived from Gaza via the Rafah crossing, comprising 10 wounded individuals, 16 patients, 76 companions, a delegation from the Doctors Without Borders delegation, three representatives from the Mercy Around the World, and 40 Emirati nationals.

UN Human Rights Council adopts resolution calling for arms embargo on Israel

Fri, 05 Apr 2024 - 01:18 GMT

The resolution was approved by 28 votes in favour, six against and 13 abstentions. It was presented by Pakistan on behalf of the Organization of Islamic Cooperation (OIC). However, the resolution is not legally binding.

Egypt’s FM congratulates Palestinian Premier on forming new government, discusses Israeli war on Gaza

Thu, 04 Apr 2024 - 01:57 GMT

The two parties engaged in discussions regarding the incessant Israeli attacks on the Gaza Strip and the continuous inhumane violations against its residents.

Egyptian, Japanese FMs discuss Gaza crisis in phone call

Thu, 04 Apr 2024 - 01:37 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Thursday a phone call from his Japanese counterpart Yoko Kamikawa.

New Palestinian government sworn in before Abbas

Sun, 31 Mar 2024 - 08:39 GMT

Afterward, Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said that the duties of the new government include the West Bank, including East Jerusalem, and the Gaza Strip, with full powers.

Egypt’s FM to meet with New Zealand counterpart in Cairo Monday

Sun, 31 Mar 2024 - 08:06 GMT

A meeting between representatives of both countries in presence of the two Ministers will convene, the statement said.

Arab League Urges New Zealand to Recognize State of Palestine

Sun, 31 Mar 2024 - 07:57 GMT

During a meeting at the Cairo-based headquarters of the Arab League, Aboul Gheit called for granting Palestine full membership in the United Nations to facilitate negotiations between the two parties on an equal footing.

Egyptian, Iranian FMs confer over Gaza, Red Sea crises

Sun, 31 Mar 2024 - 01:53 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Sunday a phone call from his Iranian counterpart Amir Abdel Lahyan.

452 Palestinians enter Egypt through Rafah Border Crossing

Sun, 31 Mar 2024 - 01:14 GMT

A source in North Sinai stated that Rafah Border Crossing with Gaza Strip would receive Sunday 452 travelers.

Egypt carries out surgeries to hundreds of injured Palestinians

Sun, 31 Mar 2024 - 12:51 GMT

The official noted that 52 percent of the patients were children aged below 18, and that 49 percent were females.

27K dunums of Palestinian territories seized by Israel since Oct. 7th incidents

Sat, 30 Mar 2024 - 01:37 GMT

March 30th marks the 48th anniversary of Land Day, an occasion that has evolved into a commemoration of Palestinian land and its defense since 1976. On this day, six citizens were martyred, 49 were wounded, and over 300 others were arrested.

In meeting with UK minister: Egyptian FM stresses importance of implementing Security Council resolutions on Gaza

Thu, 28 Mar 2024 - 01:30 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry met Thursday with UK Minister of State for the Middle East, North Africa, South Asia, Commonwealth and United Nations Tariq Ahmad.

FM displays to U.S. delegation Egypt's role in maintaining regional security

Wed, 27 Mar 2024 - 01:03 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Wednesday a delegation from the U.S. House Homeland Security Committee.

Al Azhar welcomes UNSCR on Gaza cease fire

Tue, 26 Mar 2024 - 02:03 GMT

Al Azhar welcomed Tuesday UN Security Council Resolution No. 2728 on Gaza ceasefire during the holy month of Ramadan, calling for the continuation of international and popular pressure to implement this resolution.

Fatah Movement delegation brief Egypt's FM on humanitarian, security conditions in Palestinian territories

Tue, 26 Mar 2024 - 12:51 GMT

Minister Shokry was also briefed on the unprecedented Israeli violations and restrictions on Palestinians in Jerusalem and worshippers in Al Aqsa Mosque.