Consensus formula reached on many disagreement points during Gaza truce talks: Source

Sat, 04 May 2024 - 11:17 GMT

A High-level source stated told Al-Qahera TV News Channel the Egyptian security delegation taking part in the talks between Palestinians and Israelis, have reached a consensus formula on many points of disagreement regarding establishing a truce in Gaza.

Egypt to host Gaza ceasefire talks on Sunday

Sat, 02 Mar 2024 - 09:15 GMT

The source added that Egypt is exerting tremendous efforts to reach a fair truce agreement ahead of the holy month of Ramadan, the ninth month of the Islamic Calendar during which Muslims worldwide fast from dawn to sunset.

Egypt’s diplomatic efforts seek long-term truce, end of crisis, 2-state solution

Wed, 07 Feb 2024 - 12:29 GMT

Egypt received on Tuesday a response from Hamas to the proposed ‘ceasefire and prisoners swap’ deal, and announced the continuation of its efforts to reach a truce agreement in Gaza as soon as possible.

Egypt exerts maximum efforts to reach truce between Hamas, Israel

Thu, 07 Dec 2023 - 03:35 GMT

“Egypt permanently opens the Rafah border crossing for individuals and goods, and any obstacles at the crossing come from the Israeli side,” Diaa Rashwan affirmed.

Intelligence chiefs of Egypt, Israel, U.S. meet in Doha to discuss ceasefire extension in Gaza

Tue, 28 Nov 2023 - 02:35 GMT

The ceasefire began on Friday and was due to last for four days. Yet, it was extended for two additional days.

Creation of Palestinian State is only way to end conflict with Israel: Egypt FM

Mon, 27 Nov 2023 - 10:34 GMT

“The Creation of a Palestinian state is the only viable manner in which to end the conflict, a state on the borders of 1967 with Jerusalem as its capital living in peace and security side by side with the state of Israel. The Arab Initiative of 2002 was clear in strategic initiative with the Arab states to create peace and create normalization on the basis of the craton of the state of Palestine. We still are strongly advocating this and working for it,” he added.

Obstacles to 4th phase of Hamas-Israel truce have been overcome: Diaa Rashwan

Mon, 27 Nov 2023 - 08:41 GMT

Rashwan said that the exchange of detainees and prisoners will be carried out in the coming hours, including 11 Israeli detainees in the Gaza Strip, in exchange for the release of 33 Palestinian prisoners in Israeli prisons.

Qatar: Hamas-Israel truce extended additional two days

Mon, 27 Nov 2023 - 04:51 GMT

Diaa Rashwan, the head of the State Information Service, announced previously that the Egyptian-Qatari brokered truce between Hamas and Israel is likely to be extended for additional two days.

Hamas-Israel truce likely to be extended additional two days: Egypt

Mon, 27 Nov 2023 - 04:48 GMT

The extended truce includes a daily release of 10 detainees in Gaza, women and children, in exchange for 30 Palestinian prisoners in Israeli prisons, making the total of those released in the two days of the extended truce, 20 Israelis versus 60 Palestinians.

Egyptian FM receives phone call from Anthony Blinken

Sun, 26 Nov 2023 - 05:07 GMT

They discussed the updates of Gaza crisis and status of the current temporary ceasefire.

4-day truce between Hamas, Israel may be extended for additional 7 days

Sun, 26 Nov 2023 - 02:14 GMT

Chairman of the State Information Service Diaa Rashwan stated Saturday that the four-day truce, which started on Friday, may be extended for additional seven days.

Live updates: 13 Israelis, several Thai nationals captivated by Hamas arrive at Rafah Crossing

Sat, 25 Nov 2023 - 11:26 GMT

More captives are expected to be released Saturday as Gaza humanitarian truce enters its second day.

BREAKING: Egypt contacts Israel, Hamas to consolidate truce

Fri, 24 Nov 2023 - 08:14 GMT

Egypt has been intensifying contacts with Israel and Hamas on Friday to consolidate the truce agreement.

President Sisi: Rafah border crossing has never be closed during Israeli war on Gaza

Thu, 23 Nov 2023 - 04:28 GMT

“Egypt was keen to fulfill its responsibility towards the Palestinian brothers,” said the President, adding “We seek to deliver the largest amounts of humanitarian aid to relieve the suffering of more than 2 million Palestinians in the besieged Gaza Strip. He affirmed that most of the humanitarian aid to the Palestinians is provided by Egypt.

Egyptian-brokered truce between Hamas and Israel starts on Friday at 7:00 a.m.

Thu, 23 Nov 2023 - 04:01 GMT

Thirteen Palestinian prisoners (women and minors under the age of 19) will be released on the first day of the 4-day truce at 4:00 p.m., while Hamas will release 13 Israeli female and minor captives.

Egypt in contacts with parties to quickly begin 4-day truce between Hamas, Israel

Thu, 23 Nov 2023 - 09:27 GMT

He added that Egypt, Qatar, and the United States are conducting talks and communications to quickly begin the 4-day truce between Hamas and Israel, noting that time to make the truce come into force will be determined within the coming hours.

Egyptian-Qatari mediation negotiates one-day truce with Israel

Fri, 27 Oct 2023 - 04:06 GMT

During Egyptian-Qatari mediation negotiates, Israel has agreed to a one-day truce on the condition that it should be under international supervision, sources said, Friday.

EU welcomes Egypt-brokered ceasefire between Israelis, Palestinians

Mon, 15 May 2023 - 06:23 GMT

A truce officially came into effect late on Saturday night, with an Egyptian-mediated ceasefire agreement meant to end the worst episode of cross-border fire since a 10-day war in 2021.

Egypt welcomes extension of UN-mediated truce in Yemen

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 02:57 GMT

“The extension includes a commitment by the Government and Houthi rebels to intensify negotiations to reach an expanded agreement as soon as possible,” the UN said on August 2.

Arab League chief: Gaza truce does not mean not holding Israel accountable for recent crimes

Fri, 21 May 2021 - 12:37 GMT

Secretary-General of the Arab League Ahmed Aboul Gheit on Friday said the recent de-escalation declaration in Gaza does not mean not holding Israel accountable for the crimes committed recently.