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Erdogan: statesman who went rogue while pushing for Turkey's expansive plans

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 06:07 GMT

The incumbent Turkish president is no longer desired locally or internationally.

Declaration of Principles on Renaissance Dam is 'exclusive agreement' binding Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan together: intl. law expert

Tue, 23 Jun 2020 - 08:50 GMT

Each state must respect the sanctity of international treaties affirmed in Vienna Convention on the Law of Treaties signed in 1969, the professor of general international law stipulates.

6th exceptional flight to Washington brings home 340 stuck Egyptians

Mon, 18 May 2020 - 09:10 GMT

EgyptAir and Air Cairo will operate two flights each on Monday to bring back Egyptians stranded in KSA's Jeddah and Riyadh.

Pompeo thanks Egypt for handing medical aid to US amid coronavirus crisis

Thu, 23 Apr 2020 - 05:00 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed updates about the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) with his American counterpart, Mike Pompeo.

Threat from Iran to U.S. forces in Iraq remains 'significant' -senior U.S. diplomat

Fri, 10 Apr 2020 - 05:51 GMT

Schenker, who in March said Washington was "enormously disappointed" by Iraq's performance in protecting U.S.-led coalition forces, repeated Washington's concerns.

2nd EgyptAir flight carrying stranded Egyptians in Washington arrives in Marsa Alam

Sun, 05 Apr 2020 - 02:52 GMT

The second EgyptAir flight carried around 250 stranded Egyptians, including 49 students aged between 15 and 17.

Coronavirus: Evacuation flight arrives in Egypt from US carrying 293 nationals

Fri, 03 Apr 2020 - 01:34 GMT

An exceptional flight took off from Washington to Egypt with 293 passengers and 13 babies on board, to evacuate Egyptians stranded in the United States over coronavirus, as the US has reported the highest counts of confirmed cases.

U.S. sanctions Iran, seeks release of Americans amid coronavirus outbreak

Wed, 18 Mar 2020 - 05:45 GMT

While he did not name them, Pompeo said the step included blacklisting Iran’s armed forces social security investment company and its director for investing in sanctioned entities.

Iraq names new PM as rockets hit base hosting foreign troops

Wed, 18 Mar 2020 - 05:40 GMT

Iraq's president on Tuesday named pro-Western lawmaker and former Najaf city governor Adnan Zurfi as the next prime minister.

New coronavirus can survive on some surfaces for days: study

Wed, 18 Mar 2020 - 05:35 GMT

Scientists found that the virus that causes the COVID-19 disease had similar levels of viability outside the body to its predecessor that caused SARS.

Iran summons Swiss ambassador over US allegations

Sat, 14 Mar 2020 - 10:02 GMT

Iran’s Foreign Ministry summoned the Swiss ambassador, whose country represents the US interests in Iran.

Turkish role western Syria no longer desired by West: Writer

Sun, 08 Mar 2020 - 04:00 GMT

“Turkey will not be able to escalate unless it gets U.S. military support, and that is very unlikely,” the writer says.

Egypt-U.S. talks over cooperation in oil sector held

Sat, 07 Mar 2020 - 03:17 GMT

The talks also covered the updates of the East Mediterranean Gas Forum.

Egypt rejects Ethiopia's "unjustified" absence from GERD talks

Sat, 29 Feb 2020 - 03:14 GMT

The ministry deprecated Ethiopia’s unjustified absence from the meeting, especially during such a decisive state of negotiation.

We work with Egypt to enhance terrorism combat capabilities: CENTCOM Commander

Mon, 10 Feb 2020 - 01:54 GMT

Commander of the United States Central Command (CENTCOM) Kenneth McKenzie Jr. told Extra News Egypt that the command works closely with Egypt to enhance terrorism combat capabilities.

US amb. to 'tirelessly' expand business opportunities with Egypt

Tue, 28 Jan 2020 - 02:50 GMT

U.S. Ambassador to Cairo Jonathan R. Cohen made remarks on his plans to promote U.S.-Egyptian strategic partnership.

Berlin conference on Libya kicks off

Sun, 19 Jan 2020 - 11:59 GMT

Berlin conference on Libya Kicked off Sunday with the aim of concluding a truce between warring parties.

Abe’s ME tour meant to reduce tensions in region: Ambassador Noke

Sat, 18 Jan 2020 - 05:48 GMT

Based upon those discussions and relations, PM Abe visited three gulf countries to share the understandings and work together.

Khamenei claims Iran has divine support, calls plane tragedy 'bitter'

Fri, 17 Jan 2020 - 09:20 GMT

Khamenei claimed, during the sermon, that iran has the divine’s support.

Libyan Speaker arrives in Cairo to attend Arab Parliament meeting

Tue, 14 Jan 2020 - 03:54 GMT

Speaker of the Libyan House of Representatives Aguila Saleh arrived in Cairo on Tuesday evening to participate in the Arab Parliament meeting taking place on Wednesday.

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