Somalia

EgyptAir to launch direct flights between Cairo, 3 African capitals in July

Thu, 13 Jun 2024 - 12:53 GMT

That is upon the requests of Egyptian expats.

FM Shoukry stresses Egypt's support for Somalia's endeavors to preserve its territorial integrity

Tue, 05 Mar 2024 - 05:37 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry stressed Egypt's support for all endeavors made by Somalia in various international forums to achieve its security and stability, as well as to preserve the country's unity and territorial integrity.

Egypt's suspension of negotiations on Renaissance Dam due to Ethiopia's intransigence: FM

Sun, 03 Mar 2024 - 01:22 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry criticized Ethiopia's intransigence and neglect to the principle of good neighboring.

Egypt extends condolences to UAE, Bahrain on victims in Somali military base attack

Sun, 11 Feb 2024 - 12:52 GMT

The terror attack occurred in the General Gordon military base in Mogadishu on Saturday.

Egypt condemns terrorist bombing at popular market in Somalia’s Mogadishu

Wed, 07 Feb 2024 - 09:33 GMT

Egypt has condemned the deadly terrorist bombing carried out at a popular market in the Somali capital of Mogadishu.

Somali President: Relations with Egypt don't represent threat to any other party

Mon, 22 Jan 2024 - 06:26 GMT

“Egypt and Somalia have a long history of extended relations. Since our independence, Cairo has always been a prominent ally of ours in all fields and continues to support us in the fields of education, security, and defense, and we are working to deepen relations by establishing a council,” he said in an interview with Al Qahera News.

Egypt's exports to Somalia surge by 27.7% in 2023: CAPMAS

Sun, 21 Jan 2024 - 05:27 GMT

During the first 11 months of 2023, the volume of trade exchange between Egypt and Somalia Surged by 26.5 percent, to record $56.3 million, compared to $44.5 million during the same period in 2022

Sisi: Egypt will not tolerate any threat to Somalia

Sun, 21 Jan 2024 - 02:37 GMT

The president expressed opposition to Ethiopian acts.

Egyptian FM heads to Brussels to discuss with EU joint cooperation, regional crises

Sun, 21 Jan 2024 - 01:14 GMT

The minister will discuss Gaza War, armed conflict in Sudan, civil war in Libya, sovereignty breach in Somalia, and security in the Red Sea.

Egypt expresses solidarity with Somalia against attempts to breach its sovereignty

Thu, 18 Jan 2024 - 05:58 GMT

The country also stressed readiness to assist Somalia with human capacity-building, development plans and supporting its stability.

Egyptian FM criticizes Ethiopia, expresses support to Somalia

Wed, 17 Jan 2024 - 02:44 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry took part in the extraordinary Arab League session held to support Somalia on January 17.

Egypt stresses respect of Somalia's sovereignty

Wed, 03 Jan 2024 - 11:21 GMT

Egypt asserted its full respect to the unity and sovereignty of Somalia, rejecting any attempt to harm Somalia's sovereignty.

Egypt welcomes Security Council resolution lifting arms embargo on Somalia

Tue, 05 Dec 2023 - 09:45 GMT

Egypt welcomed on Tuesday UN Security Council Resolution 2714, issued on December 1, as regards lifting the arms embargo imposed on Somalia since 1992.

Egypt condemns suicide bombing that claimed dozens of lives in Somalia

Tue, 25 Jul 2023 - 01:50 GMT

Egypt condemned Tuesday the suicide bombing that targeted on Monday a military training camp in the Somalian capital, Mogadishu.

Egypt condemns terrorist attack on hotel in Somalia’s Mogadishu

Sun, 11 Jun 2023 - 09:33 GMT

An attack claimed by Al Shabab movement targeted a restaurant at the Pearl Beach hotel in Mogadishu, claiming the lives of nine people (six civilians and three police personnel) and injuring 20 others on Friday, Reuters reported.

Somali preachers attend training at Al-Azhar on means to expose, refute extremist ideology

Sun, 19 Mar 2023 - 12:55 GMT

A total of 22 Somali imams and preachers attended a Sunday training course at the World Organization for Al-Azhar Graduates on “Contemporary Intellectual Currents.”

Egyptian, Somalian PMs attend signing ceremony of 4 MoUs

Tue, 10 Jan 2023 - 02:20 GMT

The MoUs would go into effect between 2023 and 2026.

Egypt affirms readiness to assist Somalia with combating terrorism, overcoming challenges ensued from drought

Mon, 09 Jan 2023 - 05:45 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry met Monday with his Somalian counterpart Absher Omar Gamea to confer over bolstering bilateral relations and coordination on matters of mutual interest.

Egypt condemns car bomb attacks carried out by Al Qaeda-affiliated group in Somalia

Wed, 04 Jan 2023 - 02:41 GMT

The ministry also called on the international community to deter terrorism and eliminate its sources.

President Sisi meets Somalian counterpart on sidelines of 31st Arab Summit

Wed, 02 Nov 2022 - 06:10 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi has asserted Cairo’s readiness to continue providing support for Somalia to consolidate its state institutions.

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