United States

Value of U.S-Egypt agreement on supporting higher education rises to $237.2M

Thu, 01 Sep 2022 - 10:50 GMT

The agreement was signed on September 29, 2021 in Cairo.

United States to support Egypt's response to COVID-19 with $9M

Tue, 23 Aug 2022 - 01:31 GMT

That is in collaboration with the World Health Organization (WHO).

US Secretary of Defense thanks Egyptian counterpart for Cairo’s ‘leadership role in region’

Fri, 12 Aug 2022 - 04:24 GMT

The United States Secretary of Defense Lloyd Austin thanked Egypt on Thursday for its role in reaching a ceasefire in Gaza and Israel during a phone call with Egyptian defense Minister General Mohamed Zaki.

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken Blinken welcomes Gaza ceasefire

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 - 04:07 GMT

United States Secretary of State Antony Blinken welcomed on Monday the ceasefire to restore calm in Gaza and Israel.

US kills al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri in drone strike in Afghanistan

Tue, 02 Aug 2022 - 06:49 GMT

The United States killed Al Qaeda leader Ayman al-Zawahiri in a drone strike, President Joe Biden said in a speech from the White House.

Egypt extends condolences on victims to 4 countries hit by floods simultaneously

Sun, 31 Jul 2022 - 11:04 GMT

Egypt extended Sunday condolences to the United Arab Emirates, Pakistan, Iran, and the United States.

White House invites Egyptian president to attend U.S.-Africa Leaders Summit scheduled for December

Wed, 27 Jul 2022 - 11:20 GMT

The invitation was delivered by Chargé d’Affaires Nicole Shampaine during the visit of the special envoy to the Horn of Africa to Cairo.

Egyptian president to meet Joe Biden at Saudi Arabia summit in July 2022

Tue, 14 Jun 2022 - 06:02 GMT

The Royal Diwan of Saudi Arabia announced Tuesday that U.S. President Joe Biden would attend on July 16 a summit encompassing the heads of state of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, as well as Egypt, Jordan, and Iraq.

‘U.S remains Egypt’s reliable and long-term partner’: Chargé D’Affaires in Cairo

Mon, 23 May 2022 - 11:43 GMT

Chargé D’Affaires at the U.S. Embassy in Cairo Nicole Shampaine stated Sunday that the United States had invested $80 billion in Egypt over the years

European Union, United States condemn terror attack on facility near Egypt's Suez Canal

Sun, 08 May 2022 - 12:31 GMT

The European Union Delegation to Egypt, and the United States State Department condemned Sunday the foiled terror attack.

Sinai Liberation: the land freeing that was carried out over a decade by war and peace

Mon, 25 Apr 2022 - 03:37 GMT

After the war, Egypt was left with a long way ahead to free such precious territory.

Acting U.S. Assistant Secretary of State for Near Eastern Affairs visits Egypt

Mon, 25 Apr 2022 - 02:56 GMT

Lempert held a meeting with the assistant to minister of foreign affairs for American affairs.

Egypt's FM discusses with U.S. Chamber of Commerce 5 areas of joint interest

Wed, 13 Apr 2022 - 08:55 GMT

The minister is holding a visit to Washington where he is scheduled to meet U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken.

Egypt’s Amb. to Washington calls for further strengthening of partnership between both states

Sat, 19 Mar 2022 - 11:45 GMT

Egyptian Ambassador to Washington Moataz Zahran wrote an article in the American weekly news magazine “Newsweek,” where he called for continuing to strengthen the Egyptian-American partnership.

Egypt’s, US ambassadors to Canada discuss developments in international arena

Sat, 12 Mar 2022 - 11:18 GMT

Both sides also emphasized the stable and well-established Egyptian-American partnership over many years.

US Congress passes funding bill to provide aid to Ukraine

Thu, 10 Mar 2022 - 08:08 GMT

The US House passed a massive spending bill Wednesday night to fund the federal government through September and provide nearly $14 billion in aid for Ukraine, NBC reported.

Egyptian president meets with U.S. Special Presidential Envoy for Climate in Cairo

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 - 01:24 GMT

The president welcomed the convention of the first meeting of the U.S.-Egypt Climate Working Group.

Egyptian Defense Minister meets with CENTCOM commander

Thu, 10 Feb 2022 - 10:54 GMT

Minister of Defense and Military Production Mohamed Zaki met Wednesday with Commander of the U.S. Central Command (CENTCOM) Kenneth McZenzie in Cairo.

Egypt's Higher Education, USAID inaugurate Career Centers at Tanta University to prepare students for job market

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 - 12:19 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Higher Education and Scientific Research, and the USAID inaugurated two Centers for Career Development at Tanta University to prepare students for the workforce and connect them with jobs.

U.S. Ambassador in Cairo: Egypt-America relations are strong, deep; WYF was a source of inspiration for us

Wed, 19 Jan 2022 - 12:52 GMT

The U.S. Ambassador to Cairo, Jonathan Cohen, said that the World Youth Forum, which was held in Sharm El-Sheikh, a few days ago, was an important and good opportunity to exchange visions between heads of government, politicians, ministers, business leaders, cultural and youth figures, not only in Egypt, but from all over the region and the world.