Illegal immigration

Deputy head of Libyan Presidential Council discusses elections, illegal immigration with EU Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement

Tue, 23 Nov 2021 - 09:45 GMT

Mussa al-Koni, the vice-president of the Libyan Presidential Council, discussed mechanisms to combat illegal immigration, corss-border crimes, and terrorism with European Commissioner for Neighborhood and Enlargement Olivér Várhelyi on Tuesday.

Egypt is reliable partner for the European Union, European commissioner for home affairs

Wed, 17 Nov 2021 - 09:30 GMT

European commissioner for home affairs Ylva Johansson said, Wednesday that Egypt is a reliable partner for the European Union, especially regarding confronting illegal immigration.

FM Shoukry, EU Commissioner Ylva Johansson discuss solutions to control illegal immigration

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 - 02:29 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed Monday with the EU Commissioner for Home Affairs Ylva Johansson ways to create legal immigration paths to Europe as a solution to control illegal immigration.

Switzerland says keen to develop cooperation with Egypt against irregular immigration

Fri, 15 Oct 2021 - 08:34 GMT

Vincenzo Mascioli, director for International Affairs, State Secretariat for Migration, Switzerland, and other Swiss officials affirmed their country’s keenness to develop cooperation with Egypt against irregular immigration.

Sisi calls on V4 to counter illegal immigration by supporting human rights in Africa, localizing industries, twinning universities

Tue, 12 Oct 2021 - 06:01 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi called on the Visegrád Group (V4) and other European countries on Tuesday to localize some of their industries in Egypt and to twin their universities with Egyptian ones to assist in the advancement of the country and other developing nations.

Prosecution offices specialized in human trafficking to be formed at all appeal courts in Egypt

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 - 10:38 GMT

Prosecution offices specialized in human trafficking and illegal immigration will formed at every appeal prosecution department all over the country.

Dutch Minister Broekers-Knol hails Egypt’s efforts to face illegal immigration

Mon, 27 Sep 2021 - 05:19 GMT

Dutch Migration Minister Ankie Broekers-Knol hailed Egypt’s efforts to face illegal immigration as she met on Sunday with Egyptian Deputy Minister of Foreign Affairs for European Affairs Badr Abdel Aty.

53 Egyptians detained in Libya for illegal migration return Cairo

Mon, 13 Sep 2021 - 03:12 GMT

Fifty-three Egyptians detained in Libya for an illegal immigration attempt were returned home, according to the Egyptian Foreign Ministry.

Egypt's Sisi, Czech FM discuss investment, localizing industry, illegal immigration

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 - 05:04 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi received Czech Foreign Minister Jakub Kulhánek on Sunday, where they expressed great interest in developing cooperation and localizing industry.

Pics: Egypt’s Police Academy organizes 320 training courses for African security cadres

Wed, 26 May 2021 - 11:20 GMT

Egyptian Police Academy said its research center has organized 320 training courses for African security cadres, noting that 9,256 trainees have benefited from the courses, representing 29 African countries.

Egypt presented world model for fighting illegal immigration, backing refugees

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 02:37 GMT

Egypt has adopted a successful and effective policy in dealing with the file of illegal immigration and supporting refugees.

Report: Egypt’s giant fish farm project eliminates illegal immigration in Delta city

Sat, 20 Mar 2021 - 04:03 GMT

The project has provided 15,000 job opportunities during its first phases of establishment and production.

Libyan authorities working on releasing Egyptians kidnapped in Tripoli, source tells Egypt Today

Fri, 29 Jan 2021 - 07:48 GMT

Libyan authorities are working on releasing 38 Egyptian citizens kidnapped in the Libyan capital Tripoli, a source told Egypt Today.

25 illegal immigrants drown in Libya including two Egyptian families: Red Crescent official

Thu, 17 Dec 2020 - 07:56 GMT

Four Egyptian children have drowned along with their families as they were immigrating illegally from Libya to Italy, according to Libyan Red Crescent official Hassan Albi.

Spanish FM says Egypt good model of facing illegal immigration

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 - 11:28 GMT

Spain's Minister of Foreign Affairs Arancha González Laya affirmed the need to thwart attempts of illegal immigration in the countries bordering the Mediterranean, hailing Egypt as a good model in facing the phenomenon.

Danish FM hails Egypt’s successful efforts to halt illegal immigration

Sun, 27 Sep 2020 - 06:20 GMT

Egyptian and Danish foreign ministers have discussed the need to continue efforts to face extremism and terrorist acts.

Egypt’s authorities arrest 86 illegal immigrants in Giza, Aswan

Thu, 05 Mar 2020 - 09:30 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Interior has arrested 86 illegal immigrants in Giza and Aswan, according to a Wednesday statement. It was added that the ministry received information about a number of illegal immigrants in Giza coming from several countries.

NCHR: Egypt has successful, unique experience in combating illegal immigration

Mon, 02 Mar 2020 - 04:28 GMT

NCHR president explained the illegal immigration's ways in Africa and the reasons for it, including climate change and terrorism.

Egyptian NGO sheds light on illegal migration, Turkey’s abuses

Sun, 26 Jan 2020 - 01:48 GMT

An Egyptian human rights group is set to publish its first report on illegal immigration later on Sunday, months after President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said not even a case of illegal immigration has been recorded in Egypt since September 2016.

IOM official says illegal immigration in Egypt almost disappeared

Fri, 24 Jan 2020 - 12:57 GMT

The International Organization for Migration (IOM’s) Chief of Mission to Egypt, Laurent de Boeck, praised an Egyptian national initiative that aims at limiting illegal immigration, saying illegal immigration through Egypt almost stopped thanks to the Egyp