humanitarian aid

National Dialogue: Biden should prevent anticipated Gaza massacres instead of making false statements about Egypt’s role

Sat, 10 Feb 2024 - 11:00 GMT

The Board of Trustees of Egypt’s National Dialogue has issued a statement strongly rejecting the “false statements” made by US President Joe Biden regarding Egypt’s stance on opening the Rafah crossing from its side.

Palestinian UN official refutes Biden, says Egypt is the most eager to get aid into Gaza

Sat, 10 Feb 2024 - 09:28 GMT

Ambassador Majed Bamya, the Deputy Permanent Observer of the State of Palestine to the United Nations, stated that Egypt is the most eager to facilitate the entry of humanitarian aid into Gaza.

Presidency Spokesman: Egypt rejects politicizing file of humanitarian aid in Israeli war on Gaza

Fri, 09 Feb 2024 - 04:19 GMT

“It was impossible for aid to enter the Gaza Strip due to the bombing on the other side of the crossing and once the bombing ended, the crossing was repaired and equipped for bringing trucks,” he said.

IFRC President visits Rafah border crossing

Thu, 08 Feb 2024 - 08:40 GMT

For her part, Forbes thanked the Egyptian Red Crescent team in North Sinai for their humanitarian efforts.

Egypt’s Supply Ministry, Catholic Relief Services deliver 100 tons of urgent aid to Gaza

Thu, 08 Feb 2024 - 03:03 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Supply has delivered a total of 100 tons of humanitarian aid to Gaza since December, in collaboration with the Catholic Relief Services (CRS), according to state’s news agency MENA on Thursday.

Egypt receives 8 planes carrying 162.5 tons of humanitarian aid for Gaza

Fri, 26 Jan 2024 - 01:25 GMT

Arish International Airport in Egypt’s North Sinai has received eight planes carrying a combined 162.5 tons of humanitarian and relief aid destined for the Gaza Strip. These planes originated from various Arab countries and organizations.

Egyptian efforts to achieve Gaza ceasefire continue, but Israel sets 'unreasonable conditions': Foreign Ministry

Thu, 25 Jan 2024 - 03:20 GMT

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs has stated that Egypt is persistently working towards reaching a ceasefire in Gaza. However, the ministry has highlighted that Israel's imposition of "unreasonable conditions" has made it currently unattainable.

Photos: 5,939 humanitarian aid trucks entered to Gaza via Egypt’s Rafah crossing since Israeli assault started: PRCS

Thu, 18 Jan 2024 - 02:54 GMT

The Palestine Red Crescent Society (PRCS) announced that its teams has received 5939 trucks carrying humanitarian aid from its Egyptian counterpart through the Rafah border crossing between October 21 and January 18, 2024.

50 trucks carrying humanitarian aid cross from Egypt to Gaza

Thu, 18 Jan 2024 - 12:21 GMT

The Egyptian Red Crescent (ERC) dispatched 50 trucks carrying food, medicine, medical supplies, water, tents, and blankets to the Gaza Strip.

128 aid trucks enter Gaza Strip

Mon, 08 Jan 2024 - 09:32 GMT

A total of 22,835 martyrs have been killed, more than 70% of whom are women and children, while 58,316 others have been wounded, in addition to 7,000 people missing under the rubble.

82 aid trucks enter Gaza through Rafah border crossing

Mon, 01 Jan 2024 - 06:13 GMT

Eighty two aid trucks entered the Palestinian side through the Egyptian-Palestinian border Rafah crossing on Monday, Al Qahera News reported.

Saudi plane with humanitarian aid arrives at Arish Airport

Mon, 01 Jan 2024 - 05:55 GMT

The head of the Egyptian Red Crescent branch in North Sinai, Dr. Khaled Zayed, explained in a press statement that the Saudi plane carries 24 tons of medical and food supplies.

Egypt, Jordan reject displacement of Palestinians, urge int’l community to shoulder its responsibility

Wed, 27 Dec 2023 - 03:04 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi and King Abdullah II of Jordan have renewed their categorical rejection of attempts to liquidate the Palestinian cause or displace the Palestinians either inside or outside their lands.

Egypt receives Qatari, Emirati planes carrying dozens of tons of aid for Gaza

Wed, 27 Dec 2023 - 12:21 GMT

El Arish International Airport in Egypt’s North Sinai received on Wednesday two planes from Qatar and the UAE carrying humanitarian aid for the Palestinian people in the Gaza Strip

Six fuel trucks enter Gaza, 250 dual citizens cross Rafah

Sat, 23 Dec 2023 - 01:40 GMT

The UN Security Council adopted a resolution demanding immediate, safe and unhindered delivery of humanitarian assistance at scale directly to the Palestinian civilian population throughout the Gaza Strip.

Egypt welcomes UN-sponsored mechanism to deliver humanitarian aid to Gaza

Fri, 22 Dec 2023 - 10:24 GMT

In a statement by the Foreign Ministry, Egypt also welcomed the appointment of a high-level UN coordinator to facilitate the entry, coordination, monitoring and verification of aid within the Gaza Strip.

UNSC adopts resolution demanding immediate, safe and unhindered delivery of humanitarian aid at scale directly to Palestinians in Gaza

Fri, 22 Dec 2023 - 10:19 GMT

The UNSC resolution on Gaza was adopted with 13 votes in favor, and the US and Russia abstaining.

Egypt’s Arish airport received 331 humanitarian aid planes since Gaza war started

Fri, 22 Dec 2023 - 11:41 GMT

North Sinai's El-Arish International Airport has received 331 planes carrying thousands of tons of relief aid, ambulances, field hospitals, and necessary equipment bound for Gaza since the start of the Israeli war on the strip.

Egypt receives medical aid from Germany for Palestinians

Sat, 16 Dec 2023 - 04:47 GMT

A German army plane brought high-quality medical equipment such as incubators for premature babies, ventilators, and patient monitors to Egyptian hospitals, said the German embassy in a statement on Saturday.

Egypt’s Arish airport received 305 humanitarian aid planes since Gaza war started: ERC

Fri, 15 Dec 2023 - 12:49 GMT

North Sinai's El-Arish International Airport has received 305 planes carrying 8,500 tons of relief aid, ambulances, field hospitals, and necessary equipment bound for Gaza since the start of the Israeli war on the strip.