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Timeline: Egypt's moves from September 2020 to February 2021 culminating in 14 Palestinian factions in Cairo to discuss elections

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 10:38 GMT

Egypt has a long history of supporting Palestinians and their aspirations for an independent state, not only for the obvious reasons of sharing a border with them, having a central role in the region, or having a peace treaty with Israel.

Egypt’s FM: AL meeting confirms Arab support for Palestinian issue

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 10:24 GMT

Shoukry affirmed that Egypt has called upon all actors, a top of which are the new US administration and the international quartet, to undertake a sincere effort to achieve peace.

FMs of Arab League: Two-state solution only way for just and lasting peace in ME

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 08:22 GMT

They welcomed the International Criminal Court decision of investigating war crimes committed by the Israeli occupation in Palestinian territories.

Palestine sees Egypt’s role as inseparable from peace process

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 06:25 GMT

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

Egyptian, Jordanian foreign ministers discuss Palestinian Cause

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 11:15 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry discussed with his Jordanian counterpart Ayman al-Safdy regional affairs of mutual interest.

Arab League welcomes formation of interim Libyan government

Sat, 06 Feb 2021 - 12:12 GMT

The source expressed hope that the Presidency Council be inaugurated and the new government be formed as soon as possible

Arab diplomat: Egypt decided to re-nominate Ahmed Aboul Gheit as Arab League Secretary General

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 - 11:40 GMT

Egypt decided to re-nominate Ahmed Aboul Gheit to the position of Secretary General of the Arab League for a full second term, which is 5 years.

Arab Parliament establishes Center for Arab Parliamentary Diplomacy

Sat, 12 Dec 2020 - 06:25 GMT

The Centre for Arab Parliamentary Diplomacy was launched Saturday by the Arab Parliament, signing a protocol with the Egyptian Senate and Cairo University to support the new center.

Arab League celebrates int'l solidarity with Palestinians

Sun, 29 Nov 2020 - 08:35 GMT

Assistant Arab League Secretary-General Saeed Abu Ali said the celebration of the international day of solidarity with the Palestinian people, which falls on Nov 29.

Biden Administration to be dealing with 'stable Egypt': Amr Mousa

Mon, 09 Nov 2020 - 12:43 GMT

Former Secretary General of the Arab League and former Egypt's Minister of Foreign Affairs Amr Mousa presented in a phone-in Sunday his perception on Egypt-U.S. relations.

23rd AWIU conference to kick off Monday in Cairo

Mon, 02 Nov 2020 - 09:39 GMT

The opening ceremony will be held on Monday morning at the Arab League headquarters in Cairo, while the subsequent events will be held in Galala city on November 3-5.

Arab League chief hails Libyan permanent ceasefire as ‘great accomplishment’

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 - 07:11 GMT

Aboul Gheit said the agreement will maintain security and stability in the Libyan state.

Egypt's Sisi awarded Arab Development Action Shield

Thu, 08 Oct 2020 - 03:23 GMT

President Sisi has pioneering development experience in the Arab world, as Egypt has witnessed great development in all fields since he assumed the presidency in June 2014

Arab League chief says Turkey’s regional interference will not lead to ‘good end’

Sun, 04 Oct 2020 - 11:03 GMT

Aboul Gheit said Turkey has intervened militarily in Syria, Iraq and Libya, as well as in the Nagorno-Karabakh conflict between Armenia and Azerbaijan.

FM Shoukry affirms necessity of adopting unified Arab policy towards Turkish ‘destructive practices’

Wed, 09 Sep 2020 - 12:23 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, affirmed Wednesday the necessity of adopting a firm unified Arab policy towards the destructive Turkish practices in the region.

AL condemns Serbia, Kosovo’s opening of embassies in Jerusalem

Sat, 05 Sep 2020 - 08:47 GMT

The Secretary-General of the Arab League Ahmed Aboul Gheit condemned Saturday Kosovo and Serbia’s opening of embassies in occupied Jerusalem.

Arab League’s chief, EU’s foreign policy head say Israeli annexation plan should not be fulfilled

Fri, 04 Sep 2020 - 04:00 GMT

Borrell and Aboul Gheit both think the Israeli annexation plan should not be fulfilled, the statement read, due to international objection.

Egypt's FM, UNSMIL chief confer over aspired inclusive political settlement in Libya

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 02:53 GMT

Shokry affirmed that Egypt backs all steps aimed at achieving de-escalation and a political solution.

Chiefs of Arab League, UNSMIL discuss ways of pushing forward settlement of Libyan crisis

Sun, 30 Aug 2020 - 02:18 GMT

Abou Al Gheit and Williams congrued on the necessity of building upon the ceasefire declarations issued on August 21.

Arab League welcomes Libyan immidiate cease-fire initiative

Fri, 21 Aug 2020 - 02:26 GMT

The statement indicated that the recent developments resulting from the statements of the Presidential Council and the House of Representatives represent a bold and important step towards the stability of Libya.