Egypt, Zambia discuss bilateral relations, counter-terrorism in southern African region

Fri, 17 Feb 2023 - 05:14 GMT

The two ministers discussed ways of strengthening bilateral cooperation, especially at the economic level and attracting investments, said Egyptian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Ahmed Au Zeid in a statement on Friday.

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.

Egyptian Armed Forces launch airstrikes against terrorist hideouts in North Sinai

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 10:59 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces announced Sunday targeting a number of terrorist hideouts in North Sinai over the past three days.

What files are discussed between President Sisi, US National Security Advisor?

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 10:56 GMT

As for the files discussed, Rady said that the two sides tackled the latest developments of the Palestinian cause as the US Advisor’s visit coincides with the assassination of Palestinian Journalist Sherine Abu Aqleh, as the Israeli occupation forces fatally shot Abu Aqleh while on duty.

Egypt’s Sisi, CENTCOM commander discuss counterterrorism efforts, border security

Mon, 09 May 2022 - 06:11 GMT

“It was agreed to continue regular bilateral consultation and coordination between the two sides on issues of common interest to the two friendly countries,” said Rady.

United Nations, African Union, Arab League, Muslim World League condemn terror attack in Egypt's Sinai

Sun, 08 May 2022 - 03:02 GMT

The terror attack was launched Saturday against a water lifting plant on the eastern bank of the Suez Canal in Sinai, killing 11 military men and injuring five.

In pics: President Sisi chairs post-terror-attack meeting of Supreme Council of Egyptian Armed Forces

Sun, 08 May 2022 - 01:52 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, commander-in-chief of the Egyptian Army, chaired Sunday the meeting of the Supreme Council of the Egyptian Armed Forces.

Research project delineates mechanisms Egypt used to contain impact of terrorism

Wed, 13 Apr 2022 - 12:58 GMT

Okasha pointed out that the impact of terrorism that hit Egypt over the past decades has been extended, complex and deep on all segments of the society.

Egyptian NGO sheds light on high number of terrorism victims in Africa in 1 month

Wed, 13 Apr 2022 - 10:55 GMT

Egypt-based Maat for Peace, Development and Human Rights issued Wednesday its monthly report dubbed "Lens of Terror Operations on the African Continent" for March 2022.

Egypt to co-chair Global Counterterrorism Forum for 2 years

Fri, 08 Apr 2022 - 11:56 GMT

The Coordination Committee of the Global Counterterrorism Forum (GCTF) endorsed Thursday the joint nomination.

African ministers recommend benefiting from Egypt’s experience in combating terrorism

Sun, 05 Dec 2021 - 01:05 GMT

Those were participating in the eighth High-level Political Forum 2021 (HLPF 2021) of the African Union Peace and Security Council (PSC).

Egyptian president, Prince Charles discuss combating terrorism, extremism

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 - 02:31 GMT

Prince Charles valued the efforts deployed by Egypt over the past years on the level of countering extremist ideas and combating terror.

Egypt's president, French armed forces minister agree to intensify counterterrorism coordination

Fri, 12 Nov 2021 - 08:36 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi agreed with French Armed Forces Minister Florence Parly on Thursday on intensifying consultations and coordination during the coming period to counter terrorism.

Sisi ratifies amendments to Counterterrorism Law after parliamentary approval

Thu, 11 Nov 2021 - 07:59 GMT

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi has ratified three amendments to the Counterterrorism Law after being granted final approval from the House of Representatives earlier in November.

Ending foreign interferences in Arab affairs is pivotal to combat terrorism: Egypt's president

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 03:30 GMT

President Sisi asserted that Egypt will never spare any effort to help its fellow Arab states protect themselves.

Arab intelligence chiefs hold extraordinary meeting on Afghanistan

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 02:12 GMT

The forum was launched in February by President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Community of Sahel–Saharan States' Counterterrorism Center headquartered in Egypt activated

Thu, 04 Nov 2021 - 04:23 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces announced Thursday the activation of the Counterterrorism Center affiliated to the Community of Sahel–Saharan States after it has been established in Cairo.

Romanian, Egyptian presidents confer over economic ties, regional issues

Wed, 27 Oct 2021 - 11:57 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received his Romanian counterpart Klaus Iohannis Wednesday in Al Itihadiyah presidential palace.

Japan supports Egypt’s counterterrorism efforts in Middle East, FM tells Sisi

Mon, 16 Aug 2021 - 04:34 GMT

Motegi also hailed the Egyptian efforts toward the Palestinian cause and the de-escalation in the Gaza Strip, an Egyptian presidential statement read.