Mike Pompeo

Pompeo flies to Sudan direct from Israel as U.S. pushes stronger links

Tue, 25 Aug 2020 - 11:28 GMT

Pompeo landed in Sudan after flying non-stop from Israel on Tuesday, on what he said was the first official direct flight between the two countries.

Egypt’s Foriegn Minister discusses mutual relations, regional efforts with US Secretary and stresses 'Cairo Declaration' as ultimate solution for Libyan crisis

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 05:23 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed mutual relations between Egyptian and the United States as well as means to boost them with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a phone call on Thursday.

Egypt, US discuss developments in Libya, GERD crisis

Wed, 24 Jun 2020 - 08:18 GMT

Shoukry reviewed with Pompeo the Egyptian efforts aiming at reaching peaceful settlement, achieving stability in the region and facing terrorism and foreign interference.

Pompeo thanks Egypt for handing medical aid to US amid coronavirus crisis

Thu, 23 Apr 2020 - 05:00 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed updates about the spread of coronavirus (COVID-19) with his American counterpart, Mike Pompeo.

Egypt’s Shoukry receives a call from US Secretary over COVID-19

Wed, 08 Apr 2020 - 02:33 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry received on Tuesday a phone call from his American counterpart Mike Pompeo.

US reversal of policy on Israeli settlements ends its mediating role: AL

Mon, 25 Nov 2019 - 02:20 GMT

Arab League Secretary General Ahmed Aboul Gheit on Monday categorically rejected the US changed stance on the Israeli settlements considering it no more illegal.

Egypt urges facing extremism as part of anti-IS coalition's strategy

Fri, 15 Nov 2019 - 12:23 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on Thursday took part in a ministerial meeting in Washington for the global coalition to combat the Islamic State (IS), hosted by the US Department of State.

U.S. warns Turkey over offshore drilling near Cyprus

Sat, 05 Oct 2019 - 01:34 GMT

There are rules in exploring energy resources in the Mediterranean Sea, U.S. Secretary of State Mike Pompeo said on Saturday.

Pompeo favours 'peaceful resolution' to crisis after Saudi attack

Thu, 19 Sep 2019 - 04:08 GMT

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo Thursday said he preferred a "peaceful resolution" to a crisis sparked by attacks on Saudi oil infrastructure

Pompeo visits Saudi Arabia as U.S. prods Iran for talks

Mon, 24 Jun 2019 - 09:34 GMT

Pompeo landed in Jeddah on Monday to consult with regional allies amid heightened tensions with Tehran.

Shoukri, Pompeo talk regional issues, enhancing bilateral ties

Wed, 29 May 2019 - 02:57 GMT

The ministers discussed the developments in the situation in Libya and the Gulf.

Pompeo visits Brexit Britain as Iran warns over nuclear deal

Wed, 08 May 2019 - 09:53 GMT

Pompeo visited Britain on Wednesday to pitch a post-Brexit ‘special relationship’ as Iran.

Pompeo briefs Iraqi leaders on U.S. security concerns over Iran

Wed, 08 May 2019 - 09:51 GMT

Pompeo made an unannounced visit to Baghdad on Tuesday.

Sisi arrives at White House to meet American counterpart

Tue, 09 Apr 2019 - 04:28 GMT

President Abdel Fath al-Sisi arrived, Tuesday, the white house to meet his American counterpart, Donald Trump.

What is behind Sisi, Trump’s Tuesday summit?

Tue, 09 Apr 2019 - 01:59 GMT

A U.S. official, speaking on condition of anonymity, said that the two presidents will discuss security, economic reform and human rights in Egypt.

Egypt's stance consistent towards Golan Heights: Shoukry

Wed, 27 Mar 2019 - 11:39 GMT

“Egypt's stance is consistent towards the Golan Heights, which are considered an occupied Arab land under international legitimacy resolutions,” said Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry.

Sisi, King Abdullah II talk counterterrorism efforts amid MESA calls

Sun, 13 Jan 2019 - 04:28 GMT

President Sisi and King Abdullah II agreed “to face the unprecedented challenges that threaten the security and stability of the Arab nation."

VIDEO: U.S. Secretary of State visits largest Mid-East cathedral in Egypt

Thu, 10 Jan 2019 - 05:47 GMT

The Cathedral of the birth of Christ is the biggest in the Middle East and can house up to 8,200 individuals, covering 63,000 square meters.

Pompeo, Sisi discuss Palestinian cause, regional developments

Thu, 10 Jan 2019 - 02:59 GMT

US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo has arrived in Egypt on Wednesday evening as his third stop in his Mideast tour that is set to end by mid-January.

Pompeo, Shoukry affirm profound relations between two states

Thu, 10 Jan 2019 - 01:45 GMT

US State Secretary Mike Pompeo affirmed profound relations between Egypt and the US amid cooperation in many fields including transportation and energy.