Ministry of Foreign Affairs

1.072 Egyptians evacuated from Sudan in 24 hrs

Fri, 28 Apr 2023 - 09:41 GMT

A total of 1.072 Egyptians returned to Egypt from Sudan on Friday, bringing the figure to 6.399 since the beginning of the crisis in the southern neighbor.

Egypt starts evacuating its nationals from safe areas in Sudan

Sun, 23 Apr 2023 - 03:56 GMT

Egypt started, on Sunday evacuating its nationals from safe areas in Sudan, in coordination with Sudanese authorities according to Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Foreign Ministry celebrates 'Egyptian Diplomacy Day' marking historical event

Wed, 15 Mar 2023 - 12:48 GMT

The ceremony was attended by incumbent Minister Sameh Shokry as well as former foreign ministers, Egyptian and foreign ambassadors, parliamentarians, and prominent academics and intellects.

Ministry of Foreign affairs says Nasrallah’s comments on Egypt are “nonsense”

Fri, 20 Jan 2023 - 05:33 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign affairs spokesperson Ahmed Abu Zeid described Lebanon's Hezbollah leader Hassan Nasrallah statements on Egypt as “nonsense”.

Egypt condemns ‘terrorist attack’ that targeted church in Congo

Tue, 17 Jan 2023 - 03:44 GMT

Egypt has condemned on Tuesday the ‘terrorist attack’ that targeted a church in east of Democratic Republic of the Congo, which left dozens dead and injured.

Al Azhar denounces storming of Al-Aqsa Mosque by ‘extremist Israeli official’

Tue, 03 Jan 2023 - 06:51 GMT

Egypt’s Al Azhar has strongly condemned the “barbaric behavior” committed by an extremist Israeli official when he stormed Al-Aqsa Mosque under the protection of Israeli occupation forces.

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry celebrates UN Day

Mon, 24 Oct 2022 - 09:51 GMT

Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs illuminates its building with the word UN and No. 77, said Egyptian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Ahmed Abu Zeid in a statement on Monday.

US State Department expresses appreciation Egypt’s efforts to calm situation in Yemen

Tue, 24 May 2022 - 09:49 GMT

The US State Department expressed, Tuesday its appreciation for Egypt’s efforts to calm situation in Yemen.

4th annual exhibition of Art D’Egypt ‘Forever is Now’ launches from Giza Pyramids on October 21

Wed, 20 Oct 2021 - 12:57 GMT

The exhibition will be held under the auspices of the Ministry of Tourism and Antiquities, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and UNESCO.

Egypt offers condolences to Tunisia over victims of helicopter crash

Wed, 06 Oct 2021 - 06:32 GMT

Egypt offered on Wednesday its sincere condolences to the Tunisian government and people over the victims of the military helicopter crash.

Egypt’s Supreme Council of Culture celebrates Egyptian-Cypriot cultural relations on July 28

Thu, 22 Jul 2021 - 01:30 GMT

Egypt’s Supreme Council of Culture is organizing a symposium entitled "Egypt-Cyprus: Cultural Relations", within the activities of the Cultural Relations Initiative, on July 28 at 6 p.m.

Korean Cultural Center in Cairo holds online introductory lecture on 'Quiz on Korea' cultural competition

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 - 02:57 GMT

Quiz on Korea is known to be an international competition organized annually for K-Fans around the world as part of the public diplomacy program supported by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of the Republic of Korea and KBS television.

Parliamentarian committee recommends foreign ministry to prepare comparative study on human rights in Egypt

Mon, 15 Mar 2021 - 01:50 GMT

That was during a meeting between the committee and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry as indicated in a statement by the former.

Egypt repatriates 5,000 manuscripts, pieces of papyrus from USA

Wed, 27 Jan 2021 - 11:07 GMT

A large group of Egyptian artifacts that were in the possession of the Holy Bible Museum in Washington, USA, arrived at Cairo International Airport on January 27.

Egypt condemns Israel's decision to build thousands of settlements in WB

Sun, 18 Oct 2020 - 10:24 GMT

Egypt's Foreign Ministry strongly condemned Israel's approval to build thousands of settlement units in the West Bank.

Egypt condemns Turkish aggression on northern Iraq

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 01:49 GMT

The Turkish attack represents an unacceptable violation of brotherly Iraq’s sovereignty and a new threat to regional security and stability, the statement added.

Shoukry to probe Egypt-Latvia cooperation in Riga Thursday

Wed, 16 Oct 2019 - 10:27 GMT

Shoukri will hold talks with his Latvian counterpart Edgars Rinkēvičs, during his official visit to the Baltic country which will begin on Thursday.

Assistant FM: Egypt to host 2nd int’l forum on immigration

Sun, 15 Sep 2019 - 08:00 GMT

Fawzy said Egypt will host the second international forum on migration data and statistics next January.

Foreign ministry urges Egyptians to abide by Schengen travel rules

Mon, 22 Jul 2019 - 08:00 GMT

Egypt urged Egyptian nationals willing to travel to any of the Schengen member states to get their visas only from the embassy of the related European country in Cairo.

Egypt offers condolences to Congo over mine victims

Sun, 30 Jun 2019 - 08:22 GMT

Egypt offered condolences to DR Congo over the victims of a mine that collapsed and killed 43 people.