Shoukry’s remarks were made in a meeting with his Palestinian counterpart, Mohammad Shtayyeh, on Thursday on the sidelines of the 77th United Nations General Assembly (UNGA) to discuss the developments of the Palestinian situation.
“A number of proposals aimed at breaking the current deadlock in the peace process were studied,” the statement said.
As the German Ambassador to Cairo Cyril Jan Non officially leaves his post, he made remarks about Egypt’s role in the peace processes in the Middle East describing it as “a major and important partner.”
The call was issued in a phone call between the Egyptian Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry and his Israeli counterpart Yair Lapid. Shoukry congratulated him on assuming his new post.
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al- Sisi received Saturday Minister of Foreign Affairs of Cyprus Nikos Christodoulides, where both discussed bilateral strategic relations and Mideast peace process.
Foreign Ministers of Egypt, Jordan and Palestine agreed upon the importance of continuing to work during the coming period in order to create an environment conducive to serious and constructive negotiations between the Palestinian and Israeli parties.
Sisi affirmed the continuation of Egypt’s tireless efforts, in cooperation with the Palestinian brothers and international partners to formulate a clear vision during the coming period, with the aim of advancing the peace process efforts, the Presidency added.
We do not need from the Arab brothers or from any other country in the Arab World except [a stance] that is similar to the Egyptian stance
President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi affirmed the need to resume peace process at the international political level, while taking into consideration the latest international and regional political developments, the Presidency said.
The three countries called upon the international community to stop the Israeli illegal and illegitimate acts in the Palestinian territories.
U.S. President Donald Trump's long-awaited peace treaty plan does not include giving a portion of Egypt's Sinai peninsula to Palestinians.
Ronald Lauder said that the economic development Egypt is witnessing will definitely help attract foreign investments and restore Egypt’s globally recognized economy.
The United Nations Special Coordinator for the Middle East Peace Process, Nickolay Mladenov speaks to Egypt Today in an exclusive interview about reconciliation.
Palestine Liberation Organization (PLO) Secretary-General Saeb Erekat has stressed that the Palestinian cause will always remain an Arab top priority.
French FM Jean-Yves Le Drian will have talks with his Egyptian counterpart Sameh Shoukry and Arab League Secretary General Ahmed Abul Gheit in Brussels
President Sisi also called on the U.S. to revive the peace process between Palestinians and Israelis.
Egypt’s Foreign Minister, Sameh Shoukry, will head to Amman, Jordan, on Saturday to take part in the meetings of the Six-Arab Countries Committee on Jerusalem.
AIPU disqualifies U.S. as mediator in future peace talks between Israel and Palestine.
Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu said Wednesday that Palestinians should work on achieving peace instead of escalating the situation.
Former Secretary of the Arab League Amr Mousa said that the United States cannot lead the peace process after it aligned with Israel.