Egypt's FM meets UN ambassadors of Security Council permanent member states, AU Troika

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 - 10:48 GMT

That is ahead of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) meeting on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) crisis taking place on June 8.

Egypt takes part in 38th ordinary summit of AUDA-NEPAD

Wed, 26 May 2021 - 01:55 GMT

The projects led by Egypt on the AU-level include electricity linkage among African countries, and the Vic-Med Project.

Egyptian minister highlights facts on Ethiopian Dam's floodgates, turbines

Mon, 24 May 2021 - 10:13 GMT

The minister added that Egypt heading to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is not ruled out.

Egyptian, Croatian FMs discuss economic ties, Ethiopian Dam

Mon, 26 Apr 2021 - 03:09 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received a phone call from Croatian counterpart Gordan Grlic-Radman Monday.

FM delivers message on Ethiopian Dam from Egyptian pres. to South African counterpart

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 10:56 GMT

The message conveys the status quo of negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) and the Egyptian stance on the issue.

Cairo warns of consequences of fait accompli policy in water disputes

Tue, 09 Mar 2021 - 11:42 GMT

The African continent is among the regions hardest hit by climate change despite the fact that it is the lowest source of GHG emissions, Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Tuesday.

'Security issues in Africa are often caused by structural weakness': AU high rep. for Silencing the Guns

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 05:38 GMT

African Union High Representative for Silencing the Guns Ramtane Lamamra made the statement Tuesday in Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development.

Congolese official visits Egypt to discuss Ethiopian Dam within AU chairmanship

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 01:31 GMT

The Egyptian side expressed support to a Sudanese proposal.

Egypt takes part in meetings preparing for African Union Summit on Feb. 6-7

Thu, 04 Feb 2021 - 09:43 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry took part Wednesday in the meetings of the Executive Council of the African Union held via video conferencing.

Sudan reveals ‘diplomatic move’ to involve international community in Ethiopian Dam dispute

Sun, 24 Jan 2021 - 03:12 GMT

Yet, the ministry indicated that Sudan still adopts the principle of African solutions for African issues by demanding a bigger role for African experts affiliated to the African Union (AU).

Egypt's FM, irrigation min. to take part in new negotiations round on Ethiopian Dam

Sun, 03 Jan 2021 - 10:23 GMT

The talks among the three states are mediated by the African Union (AU).

Egypt supports Democratic Congo to chair African Union in 2021

Thu, 17 Dec 2020 - 02:33 GMT

A Congolese delegation visited Cairo on Wednesday to explore ways of cooperation.

Egypt participates at 'Silencing the Guns in Africa' 14th summit

Sun, 06 Dec 2020 - 11:09 GMT

Egyptian Prime Minister Dr. Mostafa Madbouly, on behalf of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi, will participate, through video conference, in the 14th extraordinary summit of the African Union on Silencing the Guns in Africa by 2020.

Madbouly attends 13 extraordinary virtual AU summit

Sat, 05 Dec 2020 - 03:51 GMT

Madbouli participated in the session on behalf of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi, it added.

AU committee lauds Sisi's suggestion on anti-terror unit

Fri, 06 Nov 2020 - 10:09 GMT

Egypt's participation comes as part of efforts to boost security and stability in Africa.

Egypt’s Sisi calls for advancing Africa’s infrastructure, energy networks to face repercussions of COVID-19

Fri, 23 Oct 2020 - 12:49 GMT

The President welcomed the effort made to follow up on the results of the first Coordination Meeting chaired by his Excellency in July 2019 in Niger.

FM affirms Egypt’s full support for achieving AU institutional reform objective

Thu, 15 Oct 2020 - 11:24 GMT

Shoukry also affirmed Egypt’s support for upgrading the efficiency of both the Union’s Commission and the Secretariat of the Regional Economic Communities (RECs), so as they could be able to implement the plans and programs of the AU Agenda 2063, the statement added.

Tripartite negotiations over Ethiopian Renaissance dam reach another stalemate

Sat, 29 Aug 2020 - 10:08 GMT

The three technical and legal committees of every country did not reach consensus on the points of contention regarding the operation of the dam the filling process of the reservoir.

AU to receive a GERD final agreement soon, Spox

Mon, 24 Aug 2020 - 05:44 GMT

Egyptian Ministry of Irrigation and Water Resources spokesperson, Mohamed El Sebaie said Sunday that the Ethiopian GERD negotiations are entering their last phases.

Egypt closely follows up Mali’s political crisis, condemns all forms of violence

Thu, 20 Aug 2020 - 11:07 GMT

Cairo offered its deep condolences to the Malian people for the victims of the recent violence, the statement continued.