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US, Ukrainian FMs discuss Moscow illegitimate efforts to change Ukraine borders by force

Sun, 02 Oct 2022 - 03:06 GMT

The two sides discussed Moscow’s latest illegal and illegitimate efforts to change Ukraine’s borders by force as well as mounting atrocities committed by Russia’s forces against the people of Ukraine, including war crimes and human rights abuses.

Shoukry, Blinken describe Cairo-Washington relations as "strategic"

Tue, 20 Sep 2022 - 02:25 GMT

During a meeting on the fringes of the 77th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA 77) in New York, the two sides hailed ties between Cairo and Washington as "strategic", Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Abu Zeid said on his official Twitter account.

Egypt’s Foreign Minister meets US envoy to Yemen in New York

Mon, 19 Sep 2022 - 10:34 GMT

The Foreign Minister reviewed the Egyptian efforts to consolidate the truce reached by the Yemeni parties last April.

US urges parties concerned in Iraq to remain calm

Tue, 30 Aug 2022 - 12:44 GMT

Vidant, meanwhile, urged the supporters of leader of the Sadrist movement Muqtada al Sadr to respect the State's properties.

Ayman al-Zawahiri’s killing shows US ability to carry out precision strikes in Afghanistan: US paper

Tue, 02 Aug 2022 - 04:07 GMT

Charles Lister, a terrorism expert at the Washington-based Middle East Institute, said al-Qaeda “now faces an acute succession crisis.” Senior leader Saif al-Adel is technically the next in line to take the helm, but he is based in Iran, which has caused affiliates to question his credibility in the past, Lister wrote Monday.

US follows with concern developments of Libya's NOC - ambassador

Sun, 17 Jul 2022 - 11:59 GMT

Norland stated that the reported replacement of the NOC board “may be contested in court but must not become the subject of armed confrontation,” according to US Embassy in Libya.

US provides Egypt $ 50 M in aid to address food security situation: White House

Sat, 16 Jul 2022 - 08:54 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi and his US counterpart Joe Biden agreed that they would hold a bilateral meeting in the near future to “further enhance the two countries’ multi-faceted partnership,” said the White House on Saturday in a statement.

US-Egypt counterterrorism partnership is critical: Congressman Ted Deutch

Fri, 20 May 2022 - 05:06 GMT

US Congressman and Chair of Ethics Committee and Middle East, North Africa and Global Counterterrorism Subcommittee Ted Deutch condemned the two recent attacks against Egyptian soldiers in Sinai.

Egypt, US have strategic, long-standing ties: Egyptian Ambassador to US

Wed, 18 May 2022 - 01:12 GMT

Zahran said Egypt-US ties are serving national and strategic interests of both countries and cover the political, military, security, economic and cultural fields.

European Union, United States condemn terror attack on facility near Egypt's Suez Canal

Sun, 08 May 2022 - 12:31 GMT

The European Union Delegation to Egypt, and the United States State Department condemned Sunday the foiled terror attack.

Four US correctional officers charged with second-degree murdering of elderly inmate in Florida

Sat, 30 Apr 2022 - 01:25 GMT

Four US officers have been charged with murdering an elderly and disabled prisoner in Florida.

Egypt asserts keenness on boosting strategic ties with US

Thu, 28 Apr 2022 - 12:14 GMT

Egypt asserts its keenness on boosting strategic ties with the US and enhancing relations between the two peoples, Spokesman for the Foreign Ministry Ahmed Hafez tweeted on Wednesday.

US diplomat embarks on Mideast tour, including Egypt

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 - 03:51 GMT

US Deputy Assistant State Secretary for Israeli and Palestinian Affairs Hadi Amr will accompany Lambert during her Mideast tour.

US doesn’t see any specific sings Russia could use chemical weapons in Ukraine - Pentagon

Sat, 12 Mar 2022 - 11:42 GMT

Speaking about nuclear weapons, Kirby said Russia didn’t create any new threats to the US. "I would just tell you that we've seen nothing that gives us a cause or reason to change our deterrent posture at this time," he said.

Ukraine and Russia: What you need to know right now

Thu, 24 Feb 2022 - 12:07 GMT

Reuters highlights what you need to know about Ukraine crisis

Egypt, US trade exchange hits $9.1B in 2021

Thu, 10 Feb 2022 - 02:13 GMT

Egypt's exports to US hit $3.3 billion, while imports reached $5.8 billion, he added in a forum held by Food Export Council in cooperation with the Egyptian Commercial Services.

Egypt's food exports to US hit $223M in 2021- body

Thu, 10 Feb 2022 - 02:10 GMT

In 2021, Egypt's food exports hit $4.1 billion, representing 14 percent of the country's non-oil exports, he added.

US State Dept. approves sale of $2.5B air defense radars, Super Hercules planes

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 - 01:15 GMT

Egypt will buy air defense radars and C-130 Super Hercules planes worth more than $2.5 billion from the U.S. after the Stare Department approved the deal, the Pentagon said on Tuesday.

Egyptian-US partnership critical for reinforcing efforts against climate change: Environment min.

Wed, 26 Jan 2022 - 10:31 GMT

The plan consists of several points topped by the effective implementation of a new national waste management system, depending on renewable energy, and reducing plastic bag use, Fouad added during the closing session of a forum organized by the American Chamber of Commerce in Egypt.

Egypt's holdings of US Treasury bonds record $2.25B

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 - 04:01 GMT

On a monthly basis, Egypt's holdings of US Treasury bonds stabilized during November 2021 at $2.249 billion, unchanged from the previous October.

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