Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on Monday has affirmed Egypt’s unchangeable stance supporting the legitimate rights of the Palestinian people.
Egyptian President Abdel Fatah al Sisi had a phone call Sunday with the Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas to discuss the latest developments in Palestine.
In a phone call with Burhan, Sisi also discussed regional issues and bilateral cooperation and consultation between Egypt and Sudan, the Egyptian Presidency said in a statement.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas hailed the Egyptian efforts, under President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, to support the legitimate rights of the Palestinian people, few days after US President Donald Trump revealed a controversial peace plan for the Middle
In a Friday statement, he said that Sisi will met Abbas before the Arab League emergency meeting in Cairo.
According to an Arab diplomatic source, the extraordinary meeting will be held on Saturday, Feb. 2 in the presence of Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.
Sisi and Abbas discussed issues of mutual concern and agreed on establishing a stage for Egyptian-Palestinian strategic partnership which will be deeper and broader, and will include all vital fields between the two brotherly countries, Louh said.
“All what we want now is to establish an independent, fully sovereign Palestinian state with East Jerusalem as its capital. We do not want a state without Gaza.” al-Louh said.
The ministerial delegation visiting Egypt will be the largest in the history of the relationship between the two countries, Louh said.
Ashtayyeh said Monday that a ministerial delegation is visiting Cairo to promote economic cooperation under the guidance of President Mahmoud Abbas.
Sisi met with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, on the sidelines of the meeting of the United Nations General Assembly in New York.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas issued Monday an order terminating the services of all his advisors regardless of their title or ranking.
Many Arab states condemned the terrorist attack on Wednesday against a security checkpoint in Egypt's North Sinai, killing 8 policemen.
Abbas said Palestine will only be for the Palestinians and that the free and independent Palestinian state on the June 4, 1967 borders with East Jerusalem.
The Palestinian Authority said on Sunday it had ordered its employees to pull out from the Gaza-Egypt border crossing.
Wahid Hamed is considered one of Egypt’s most renowned writers with a career that spans over four decades.
President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi met Nov.3 with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas and his accompanying delegation on the sidelines of the World Youth Forum.
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas said on Thursday “Al Quds issue is not for sale”
Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas on Wednesday said that the Palestinian issue is passing through the most difficult time.
President Abdel Fattah El Sisi discussed in a phone call with Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas the reconciliation between the two rivals Fatah and Hamas.