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Foreign Ministry clarifies measures carried out to evacuate Egyptian nationals from Gaza

Tue, 05 Dec 2023 - 12:15 GMT

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs answered Monday reporters' answers on the measures carried out to evacuate Egyptian nationals from Gaza Strip.

President Sisi, Hungarian counterpart condemn targeting civilians in Gaza, reject forced displacement

Mon, 27 Nov 2023 - 01:20 GMT

According to Presidency spokesperson Ahmed Fahmy, Hungarian President lauded the continued development in relations, and urged for more cooperation between the ‘two friendly countries.

Israeli forces shoot dead 3 Palestinians in West Bank, settlers storm Aqsa Mosque

Sun, 19 Nov 2023 - 12:39 GMT

Three Palestinians were shot dead by Israeli forces Sunday in the West Bank, according to the local Red Crescent.

Israel arrests thousands in West Bank since October 7

Sun, 12 Nov 2023 - 02:19 GMT

Israel has arrested 2,470 Palestinians in the West Bank since the outbreak of fighting on October 7.

Egyptian FM meets with senior official at Palestine's Fatah movement

Tue, 07 Nov 2023 - 03:04 GMT

Ragoub displayed the field and humanitarian conditions in Gaza and the West Bank.

UNRWA suspends health, educational services over Gaza bombing

Sun, 22 Oct 2023 - 03:14 GMT

UNRWA director in the West Bank Adam Bouloukos said the agency was forced to suspend services including schools, health and solid waste collection, as a result of continued Israeli bombing of the Gaza Strip.

Deaths among Palestinians near 4K due to Israeli shelling in Gaza, violence in West Bank

Fri, 20 Oct 2023 - 02:15 GMT

The Palestinian Ministry of Health announced Friday that 3,785 had been killed by the Israeli occupation and over 12,000 had been injured in Gaza Strip.

Israel kills 69 in Eastern Jerusalem, storms into Nour El Shams Refugee Camp: Palestinian Foreign Ministry

Thu, 19 Oct 2023 - 01:20 GMT

The Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs warned Thursday that the prolongement of war gives sufficient time for Israel to destroy Gaza Strip.

Palestinian, Israeli health ministries reveal figures on casualties

Sun, 08 Oct 2023 - 03:03 GMT

Hamas' Qassam Brigades launched Saturday an offensive on Israeli settlements on the occupied lands by firing 5,000 missiles in 20 minutes.

Egypt urges immediate cessation of Israeli settlers’ attacks on Palestinian West Bank villages

Wed, 21 Jun 2023 - 05:53 GMT

Egypt has called for an immediate cessation of attacks by Israeli settlers in a number of Palestinian villages in the occupied West Bank, which have killed and injured a number of Palestinian civilians.

Egypt condemns Israeli attack against Jenin city, warns of continuing escalations

Mon, 19 Jun 2023 - 09:32 GMT

Egypt has condemned on Monday the Israeli attack against Jenin city, northern West Bank, with airstrikes and fire shootings which resulted in 3 casualties and 31 injuries.

Egypt condemns passing law reinstating settlements in Israeli-occupied lands

Wed, 22 Mar 2023 - 12:07 GMT

Egypt condemned Wednesday the passing of a law by the Knesset allowing settlers' return to four settlements in the West Bank.

Egypt denounces Israeli forces storming of Nablus, warns of escalation in Palestinian lands

Wed, 22 Feb 2023 - 07:01 GMT

Egypt has denounced the storming of the Palestinian Nablus city in the West Bank, warning of the dangerous and continued escalation witnessed by the Palestinian lands recently.

Egypt condemns increasing violence against Palestinians in West Bank

Fri, 09 Dec 2022 - 12:31 GMT

“The current year witnessed the largest number of Palestinian martyrs, exceeding 200 martyrs,” the statement read, noting that these acts would escalate violence and bloodshed and deteriorate the consequences.

Egypt urges world powers to calm situation in Palestine amid Israeli assaults

Thu, 20 Oct 2022 - 04:19 GMT

Egypt has called on world’s great powers and historic peace partners and sponsors to shoulder their responsibility to help stop violence in the Palestinian territories and urgently move to calm situation in order to encourage the Palestinian-Israeli peace process.

Egypt calls for putting an end to attacks, violence in the Palestinian territories

Thu, 20 Oct 2022 - 10:22 GMT

Cairo also urged the major world powers, and peace partners to bear the responsibility of stopping the violence and to take urgent action to calm the situation for resuming the Israeli-Palestinian peace process.

Egypt’s FM meets with speaker of the Palestinian National Council

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 12:14 GMT

Egypt condemned on September 26, 2022, the repeated, escalating violations of the sanctity of Al-Aqsa Mosque, carried out by Jewish extremist elements in full view of the Israeli occupation forces.

Palestinian man shot dead by Israeli forces in West Bank

Fri, 19 Aug 2022 - 12:24 GMT

The ministry said in a statement that the Israeli forces shot the 58-year-old victim in the head that led to a critical injury and caused his death.

Egyptian president receives phone call from Israeli PM after brokering ceasefire with Gaza Strip

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 - 09:22 GMT

President Sisi pointed out that Egypt deployed diligent and concentrated efforts to contain the situation.

October 6 marks 48th anniversary of Egypt’s Glorious October 1973 Victory

Wed, 06 Oct 2021 - 11:49 GMT

On October 6, 1973 at 2:00 p.m. (Cairo time) the Egyptian Armed Forces launched its war against the Israeli troops bringing down Bar Lev Line (a series of fortifications).