politics

All Egyptians invited to participate in National Dialogue: Rashwan

Fri, 01 Jul 2022 - 10:54 GMT

Rashwan added that the dialogue aims to present ideas for discussion and to get out of it with the best ones for reform.

Ex-head of Salafist political Party reveals Muslim Brotherhood’s rejection of peaceful initiatives in 2013

Thu, 30 Jun 2022 - 04:55 GMT

In an interview with Masr Times newspaper, Makhyoun said that late President Mohamed Morsi was offered to return to the political life in exchange for ending the pro-Muslim Brotherhood sit-ins in Rabaa and Nahada squares. However, Morsi refused, according to Makhyoun.

Egypt’s National Dialogue board of trustees appointed

Sun, 26 Jun 2022 - 09:06 GMT

The Board of Trustees of the National Dialogue has been appointed after a 20-day consultation among politicians, trade union officials and political parties’ members and representatives participating in this dialogue.

Egypt’s Sisi: National Dialogue Aims At Listening to People’s Views for ‘Sake of Nation’

Sat, 21 May 2022 - 05:15 GMT

President Sisi’s comments were stated during his meeting with a number of editors and media professionals from Egyptian newspapers, on the sidelines of his tour of Egypt's Future Project for Agricultural Production, which he inaugurated on Saturday.

Farid Zahran re-elected as President of Egyptian Social Democratic Party

Sat, 07 May 2022 - 02:06 GMT

After winning the election, Zahran welcomed, in a speech, President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi's call for a national dialogue with all factions and political forces.

Who are inmates meeting criteria of presidential pardon in Egypt?

Fri, 06 May 2022 - 03:31 GMT

Anyone who did not shed blood nor participated in acts of violence and terrorism would be released and those who served the time of pre-trial detention must be released immediately or referred to a trial.

Cairo-host inter-Libyan talks over constitutional basis resume for 3rd day in a row

Fri, 15 Apr 2022 - 01:12 GMT

The talks tackled the executive mechanisms required to approve the constitutional and legislative basis for the national elections in Libya, Libyan sources told Youm7 on Friday.

Egypt strongly condemns terrorist attack in Somali capital

Thu, 24 Mar 2022 - 08:01 GMT

In a statement released by the Foreign Ministry on Thursday night, Egypt expressed condolences to the Somali people and government over the victims of the attack, wishing the injured a speedy recovery.

FM takes part in virtual Egypt-US forum on climate change

Mon, 24 Jan 2022 - 08:57 GMT

Attended by US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate John Kerry, the forum comes as part of Egypt's preparations for hosting COP27 in November.

FM: Egypt not behind stalled talks on GERD

Sun, 23 Jan 2022 - 06:35 GMT

Also, Shoukry said that Egypt looks forward to making conditions suitable for the return of Syria to the Arab League in order to play a role in maintaining Arab national security.

Egypt hosting 12th WUF tells of int'l recognition of urban development achievements -- diplomat

Sun, 02 Jan 2022 - 05:05 GMT

Egypt’s achievements in this regard are seen as a unique model, said former assistant foreign minister Mohamed Hegazy in statements to MENA.

Egypt keen on advancing ties with African states - FM

Sun, 26 Dec 2021 - 03:21 GMT

He also stressed Egypt's commitment to continuing training and capacity-building courses offered to African cadres in the various fields within the framework of solidarity and desired integration.

Tunisian president announces constitutional referendum, sets new poll date

Mon, 13 Dec 2021 - 09:25 GMT

He said that "other draft constitutional and other changes will be put forward to referendum" on July 25, 2022.

Egypt’s Sisi, UAE Crown Prince discuss bilateral ties, regional issues

Fri, 26 Nov 2021 - 10:18 GMT

Both leaders exchanged views on regional and international issues of mutual interest.

Egypt, UN talk international efforts to produce comprehensive political settlement in Syria

Fri, 15 Oct 2021 - 10:51 GMT

The UN Special Envoy for Syria praised Egypt’s balanced and supportive role in settling the crisis.

Egypt supports all efforts aimed at finding comprehensive settlement of the Syrian crisis: FM

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 02:35 GMT

Shoukry had called for re-thinking of Syrian membership in the Arab League.

Egypt keen on coordinating efforts to secure navigation in Bab al-Mandab strait: Premier to Yemeni counterpart

Sun, 10 Oct 2021 - 10:23 GMT

Egypt supports all efforts aimed at reaching a comprehensive political solution to the Yemeni crisis.

Egypt condoles with Oman over cyclone 'Shaheen' victims

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 11:39 GMT

The cyclone caused serious, material damage nationwide, according to a statement by the Foreign Ministry.

Shoukry meets with Niger’s counterpart in NYC

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 - 11:55 GMT

Both ministers discussed the aspects of bilateral relations between the two countries and the most important regional issues, said Egyptian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Ahmed Hafez on his Twitter account.

Egypt welcomes formation of new Lebanese government

Fri, 10 Sep 2021 - 04:21 GMT

Lebanon announced the formation of a new government as per a decree signed between President Michel Aoun and PM-designate Najib Mikati on Friday.

More