African ministers recommend benefiting from Egypt’s experience in combating terrorism

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 01:05 GMT

Those were participating in the eighth High-level Political Forum 2021 (HLPF 2021) of the African Union Peace and Security Council (PSC).

Egypt's FM showcases aspired areas of cooperation with EU

Tue, 30 Nov 2021 - 11:43 GMT

The minister participated Monday in the sixth Regional Forum of the Union for the Mediterranean (UfC) and the third European Union-Southern Neighborhood Ministerial Meeting.

Cassation Court upholds death sentences against 21 defendants of Ansar Beit Maqdes group

Thu, 25 Nov 2021 - 03:18 GMT

The Cassation Court upheld on Thursday death sentences against 21 defendants of Ansar Beit al-Maqdes terror group over terrorism-related charges.

Egyptian president, Prince Charles discuss combating terrorism, extremism

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 - 02:31 GMT

Prince Charles valued the efforts deployed by Egypt over the past years on the level of countering extremist ideas and combating terror.

Egyptian FM chairs AU Peace and Security Council’s session on countering extremism

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 - 02:25 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry chaired on Monday the African Union’s (AU) Peace and Security Council’s session on countering extremist ideology and terror finance, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

Sisi ratifies amendments to Counterterrorism Law after parliamentary approval

Thu, 11 Nov 2021 - 07:59 GMT

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has ratified three amendments to the Counterterrorism Law after being granted final approval from the House of Representatives earlier in November.

Egyptians, Tanzanian president discuss economic ties, security cooperation

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 - 03:12 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received his Tanzanian counterpart Samia Hassan Wednesday in Al Itihadiyah presidential palace holding an official ceremony.

Ending foreign interferences in Arab affairs is pivotal to combat terrorism: Egypt's president

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 03:30 GMT

President Sisi asserted that Egypt will never spare any effort to help its fellow Arab states protect themselves.

Arab intelligence chiefs hold extraordinary meeting on Afghanistan

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 02:12 GMT

The forum was launched in February by President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Egyptian president asserts 'rule of law' in meeting with African, Arab public prosecutors

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 12:57 GMT

The foreign public prosecutors have been in Egypt to attend an international conference held by the Egyptian Public Prosecution.

Community of Sahel–Saharan States' Counterterrorism Center headquartered in Egypt activated

Thu, 04 Nov 2021 - 04:23 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces announced Thursday the activation of the Counterterrorism Center affiliated to the Community of Sahel–Saharan States after it has been established in Cairo.

3 amendments to Counterterrorism Law granted final approval from Egypt's House of Representatives

Mon, 01 Nov 2021 - 04:53 GMT

Three amendments to the Counterterrorism Law have been granted final approval from the House of Representatives on Monday.

Romanian, Egyptian presidents confer over economic ties, regional issues

Wed, 27 Oct 2021 - 11:57 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received his Romanian counterpart Klaus Iohannis Wednesday in Al Itihadiyah presidential palace.

Hisham Ashmawi’s top aide, 2 others sentenced to death, placed on terror lists: Egyptian court

Mon, 25 Oct 2021 - 10:50 GMT

An Egyptian court sentenced three people to death, including Bahaa Keshk, the alleged main assistant of terrorist Hisham El-Ashmawi, over leading a terrorist group.

Egyptian, Greek chiefs of state confer over economic cooperation, Libyan crisis

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 09:43 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi began his visit to Athens Tuesday by a bilateral meeting with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis.

Grand Imam of Azhar: Those who spread violence, practice bloodshed in the name of God are liars

Sun, 10 Oct 2021 - 10:28 GMT

During his visit to Rome, Sheikh Ahmed El Tayyeb met with Catholic Pope Francis at the Vatican and discussed the efforts to spread the principles of the Human Fraternity Document worldwide.

Egypt: Growing terrorist threat in Africa requires enhancing international coordination

Thu, 07 Oct 2021 - 08:32 GMT

Egypt affirmed on Wednesday that the growing terrorist threats facing Africa and the different world countries require enhancing international coordination to face them.

Two police officers, one criminal killed in fire exchange in Ismailia: Interior Ministry

Wed, 06 Oct 2021 - 06:23 GMT

Two police officers were killed in a fire exchange with a dangerous-wanted criminals, Wednesday in Ismailia governorate.

Landlords in Egypt to notify police of tenant identities per new amendment to terrorism law

Sun, 03 Oct 2021 - 11:25 GMT

Landlords will be obligated to notify the police with the identities of their tenants according to a draft amendment to the terrorism law.

Egypt president grants 11 injured conscripts, families of 3 martyred ones exceptional pension

Sun, 19 Sep 2021 - 02:12 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi issued Sunday decree no. 396/2021 granting injured conscripts and the families of martyred ones an exceptional pension.