Tillerson ouster gives fresh boost to safe-haven euro zone bonds

Tue, 13 Mar 2018 - 02:37 GMT

Euro zone government bond yields fell on Tuesday following news that U.S. President Donald Trump has ousted U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson.

U.S. and Turkey agree to mend ties; Turks propose joint deployment in Syria

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 - 12:16 GMT

The United States and Turkey agreed on Friday to try to rescue a strategic relationship that Washington acknowledged had reached a crisis point, with Turkey proposing a joint deployment in Syria if a U.S.-backed Kurdish militia leaves a border area.

Turkey can take steps with U.S. after YPG leaves Syria's Manbij: Cavusoglu

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 - 10:41 GMT

Turkey will be able to take joint steps with the United States in Syria once the Kurdish YPG militia leaves Syria's Manbij, Turkish Foreign Minister Mevlut Cavusoglu said on Friday.

Tillerson: U.S. recognizes Turkish right to secure borders

Fri, 16 Feb 2018 - 10:24 GMT

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Friday that the United States recognises Turkey's legitimate right to secure its borders, but called on Ankara to show restraint in its operation in Syria's Afrin and avoid actions that would escalate tension.

U.S. secretary of state heads to Turkey after short visit to Lebanon

Thu, 15 Feb 2018 - 05:26 GMT

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson left here Thursday heading to Turkey after a several-hour visit to Lebanon.

Islamic State yet to suffer "enduring defeat" says Tillerson

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 - 08:15 GMT

The end of major combat operations against Islamic State does not mean the United States and its allies have achieved an enduring defeat of the militant group.

Sisi to Tillerson: Egypt’s stance toward Peace process ‘clear’

Tue, 13 Feb 2018 - 04:20 GMT

President Sisi also called on the U.S. to revive the peace process between Palestinians and Israelis.

Mexico relationship with Trump closer than with previous gov

Sat, 03 Feb 2018 - 03:20 GMT

Videgaray told a news conference that Mexico's relationship with the United States is tighter with Donald Trump's government than previous administrations.

Tillerson raises prospect of Venezuelan military ouster of Maduro

Thu, 01 Feb 2018 - 10:00 GMT

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson on Thursday raised the prospect that the Venezuelan military could decide to oust President Nicolas Maduro.

Canada, US to host N. Korea crisis talks in January

Wed, 20 Dec 2017 - 09:23 GMT

Canada and the United States announced Tuesday they will host a summit of foreign ministers in Vancouver on January 16, including envoys from Japan and South Korea.

Egypt Today's world news brief

Tue, 12 Dec 2017 - 10:00 GMT

Egypt Today brings you the most important and latest news in a 2-minute read round-up.

UPDATE - US embassy move to Jerusalem not before 2 years: Tillerson

Fri, 08 Dec 2017 - 01:35 GMT

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said that moving the US embassy to Jerusalem will not be executed before two years.

Tillerson says no normalization of NATO ties with Russia

Wed, 06 Dec 2017 - 01:16 GMT

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson told a NATO foreign ministers’ meeting in Brussels on Wednesday that the Western allies agreed there was “no normalization”.

Egypt Today's world news brief

Mon, 20 Nov 2017 - 10:17 GMT

Egypt Today brings you the most important and latest news in a 2-minute read round-up.

Tillerson says US supports stability in Lebanon

Sat, 11 Nov 2017 - 01:10 GMT

Tillerson, US opposes action that would threaten the stability of Lebanon and warned other countries against using Lebanon "as a venue for proxy conflicts.

Egypt Today’s morning international news

Sat, 28 Oct 2017 - 06:10 GMT

World news varied Saturday between political and social issues.

Egypt Today's morning international news

Mon, 23 Oct 2017 - 06:00 GMT

World news varied Monday between political and social issues; in addition to others related to accidents, and natural disasters.

Tillerson says U.S. will keep up 'peaceful pressure' on North Korea

Sun, 27 Aug 2017 - 02:55 GMT

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Sunday the firing of three ballistic missiles by North Korea.

U.S.' Tillerson says one American dead in Spain attack

Fri, 18 Aug 2017 - 02:28 GMT

U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Friday an American citizen was confirmed dead in attacks in Spain.

Tillerson: US still interested in talks with N. Korea

Wed, 16 Aug 2017 - 05:10 GMT

The U.S continues to be interested in dialogue with North Korea, as the two sides appeared to tamp down escalating tensions over nuclear programs.