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In pics: U.S. Ambassador Visits Cultural Heritage Preservation Sites in Luxor

Thu, 17 Sep 2020 - 02:42 GMT

U.S. Ambassador Jonathan R. Cohen visited Luxor on Thursday, September 17 to visit Egyptian cultural heritage sites that the U.S. has helped preserve.

US delegation aboard 1ST flight from Tel Aviv to UAE

Tue, 01 Sep 2020 - 09:46 GMT

This flight comes as part of the recent agreement by Israel and the United Arab Emirates to establish diplomatic relations.

United States, United Nations comment on western Libya protests less than a week of ceasefire declaration

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 - 12:07 GMT

Demonstrators took to the streets in Trippoli and Misrata controlled by the GNA to protest corruption and the deterioration of utilities.

Egypt-US joint defense cooperation discussed Monday

Mon, 17 Aug 2020 - 03:15 GMT

Minister of State for Military Production Mohamed Ahmed Morsi received Monday the Military Defense Attaché at the United States Embassy in Cairo Ralph Grover.

Turkey endures multiple hits in 1 week by Greece, Libya

Sat, 15 Aug 2020 - 11:38 GMT

Turkey received earlier this week a direct hit in the Aegean Sea, and two indirect ones in Libya.

Egypt’s Foriegn Minister discusses mutual relations, regional efforts with US Secretary and stresses 'Cairo Declaration' as ultimate solution for Libyan crisis

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 05:23 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed mutual relations between Egyptian and the United States as well as means to boost them with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a phone call on Thursday.

Egypt objects Ethiopia's 'unilateral act' of filling Renaissance Dam reservoir

Mon, 03 Aug 2020 - 03:39 GMT

In July, Ethiopia held around 4 billion cubic meters in the reservoir.

Congress members draft bill to sanction Turkey over Russian S-400 missile system

Sat, 18 Jul 2020 - 02:12 GMT

The air defense system acquired by the NATO member a year ago has not been activated yet.

Egypt receives 2nd batch of Transmashholding railcars

Sat, 11 Jul 2020 - 10:40 GMT

The batch consists of 22 vehicles.

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.

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