Foreign Relations

Have Cairo and Rome moved past Regeni’s case?

Sun, 17 Dec 2017 - 07:58 GMT

Is it safe to assume that Italy has turned a new leaf with Egypt after relations became tumultuous following the baffling murder of Ph.D. candidate Giulio Regeni?

Sisi receives phone call from Cypriot President to offer condoles

Sat, 25 Nov 2017 - 01:17 GMT

Sisi received a telephone call from his Cypriot counterpart, Nicos Anastasiades, who offered his sincere condolences for the victims of the abhorrent.

“Egypt and the World” seminar in the French Institute in Cairo

Thu, 09 Nov 2017 - 02:34 GMT

A seminar about Egypt’s position globally will be hosted at the French Institute in Cairo on November 12.

Putin: We need Egypt, Saudi, Jordan back in Syria

Thu, 15 Jun 2017 - 11:22 GMT

Russian President Vladimir Putin said he is not seeking any further escalation for the disputes in the Middle East, especially in Syria.

Parliamentary delegation in Washington to discuss regional security

Sat, 10 Jun 2017 - 09:28 GMT

A delegation from the House of Representatives flew to Washington Saturday to hold several meetings with U.S. congressmen

French FM keen on developing ties with Egypt

Thu, 08 Jun 2017 - 06:35 GMT

President Sisi met with the French foreign minister Thursday, where they tackled international efforts to counter terrorism and prospects of bilateral relations.

Presidential delegation in Berlin ahead of Sisi's visit

Tue, 06 Jun 2017 - 01:16 GMT

A presidential delegation headed to Berlin to prepare for President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi’s visit next week.

Sisi to attend Visegrad Summit in Budapest

Sat, 03 Jun 2017 - 05:20 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi will visit the Hungarian capital of Budapest this month to attend the Visegrad Summit.

Sudan FM to media: be careful covering Cairo-Khartoum ties

Sat, 03 Jun 2017 - 12:19 GMT

Sudanese Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour has called on media people in both Egypt and Sudan to be careful in coverage of two countries' issues.

Foreign Minister discusses Libya with NATO’s Denis Mercier

Thu, 01 Jun 2017 - 04:37 GMT

Sameh Shoukry discussed updates in the Libyan case during a Thursday meeting with NATO’s Supreme Allied Commander Transformation (SACT), Gen. Denis Mercier in Cairo

Foreign Minister heads to Accra Wednesday

Tue, 09 May 2017 - 02:57 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will travel to Accra.

Egyptian-Belarusian industrial cooperation in sight

Thu, 04 May 2017 - 02:23 GMT

Egypt and Belarus will enhance their relationship in industry by exchanging experiences in the field of heavy industries, according to statements after a meeting between officials from the two countries

Sisi flies to Abu Dhabi Wednesday to enhance bilateral ties

Tue, 02 May 2017 - 02:47 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi will head to the United Arab Emirates Wednesday in a two-day visit aiming to enhance bilateral relations, said the presidency in a Tuesday statement

Sisi to visit Kuwait Tuesday: Kuwait's al-Rai paper

Sun, 30 Apr 2017 - 01:07 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi will start an official visit to Kuwait Tuesday as part of a Gulf tour including several other countries, Kuwaiti newspaper al-Rai reported Sunday, quoting an unnamed diplomatic source

Iraqi Foreign Minister invites Egypt’s Shoukry to visit Baghdad

Wed, 26 Apr 2017 - 08:30 GMT

Iraqi Foreign Minister Ibrahim al-Jaafari has invited his Egyptian counterpart Sameh Shokry to visit Baghdad

Saudi Cabinet approves cooperation agreements after Sisi visit

Mon, 24 Apr 2017 - 10:20 GMT

The Saudi Cabinet approved Monday two cooperation agreements in fields of maritime transportation and ports during a session chaired by King Salman.

U.S. Sec. of Defense to visit Egypt for military cooperation

Thu, 06 Apr 2017 - 01:15 GMT

U.S. Sec. of Defense Jim Mattis will visit Egypt to discuss enhancing military cooperation between the two countries, a Defense Dept. spokesman said Wednesday.

Egypt intervenes to help fishermen detained in Saudi Arabia

Mon, 03 Apr 2017 - 10:30 GMT

Egypt’s consulate in Jedda has communicated with six Egyptian fishermen detained in Saudi Arabia and is working to resolving the dispute with their sponsor.

Sisi to meet Trump at the White House Monday

Mon, 03 Apr 2017 - 12:06 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi will meet U.S. President Donald Trump at the White House Monday to hold talks aiming to revive U.S.-Egyptian relations.

Delegation of young Egyptian diplomats visits Ethiopia, Uganda

Mon, 03 Apr 2017 - 12:03 GMT

A delegation of young Egyptian diplomats is visiting Ethiopia and will next travel to Uganda to meet with officials of the two countries.