Gaza Strip

Egyptian FM discusses Gaza War with French advisor on Middle East

Sun, 14 Jul 2024 - 11:45 GMT

In a related context, Minister Abdel Aty expressed Egypt's growing concern about the escalation southern Lebanon.

Egyptian FM, World Bank official discuss economic impact of conflict in Gaza, Sudan

Mon, 01 Jul 2024 - 11:45 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Monday Director General of Operations at the World Bank Anna Bjerde.

Egyptian FM criticizes Israel's failure to secure aid shipments from robbery in Palestinian Rafah

Tue, 25 Jun 2024 - 12:05 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Tuesday a phone call from UN Senior Humanitarian and Reconstruction Coordinator for Gaza Sigrid Kaag.

Number of arrests in West Bank after October 7 increases to 9,360

Mon, 24 Jun 2024 - 01:21 GMT

The number of arrests in the West Bank after October 7 had increased to 9,360 detainees, Prisoners' Affairs Authority announced on Monday.

Egypt extends condolences to Jordan over victims of accident of Gaza aid truck

Mon, 24 Jun 2024 - 09:18 GMT

Egypt extended its heartfelt condolences on Monday to the government and people of Jordan over the victims of the accident involving military trucks that were part of a relief and humanitarian aid convoy heading to the Gaza Strip.

9 killed, many injured due to Israeli targeting of merchant trucks east Rafah

Wed, 19 Jun 2024 - 07:14 GMT

The occupation forces continue to launch hundreds of raids, artillery shelling, and carry out crimes throughout the Gaza Strip, committing bloody massacres against civilians, and carrying out horrific crimes in the areas of incursion.

Israeli army announces 'tactical truce' in Gaza's Philadelphi Corridor

Sun, 16 Jun 2024 - 08:18 GMT

The military activities will be suspended daily from 8:00 until 19:00.

Egypt, Qatar announce receiving Hamas’s response to U.S. proposed deal in Gaza

Tue, 11 Jun 2024 - 07:53 GMT

Egypt and Qatar announce receiving Hamas’s response to the U.S. proposal regarding a ceasefire and prisoners swap deal in the Gaza Strip.

Egyptian president suggests 4 steps to end Gaza War

Tue, 11 Jun 2024 - 01:16 GMT

President Abdel Fatah El-Sisi delivered Tuesday a speech at the Urgent Humanitarian Response for Gaza Conference he had called for along with the Jordanian king and the UN Secretary General.

Egypt delivers 94K tons of aid to Gaza, treats 85K Palestinians: FM

Tue, 11 Jun 2024 - 12:34 GMT

The country also assisted with the evacuation of 74,000 foreigners and dual nationals.

Egyptian, South African FMs confer over ongoing armed conflicts in some African states

Mon, 10 Jun 2024 - 06:26 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry met Monday his South African counterpart Naledi Pandor in Russia on the sidelines of a BRICS meeting.

171 aid trucks enter Gaza Strip through Egyptian-Israeli border crossing

Sun, 09 Jun 2024 - 08:39 GMT

A total of 1,500 aid trucks entered the Strip in the past few days through Karam Abou Salem Border Crossing.

EU delegation visits Rafah Border Crossing with Gaza, Egyptian Red Crescent's aid facilities

Thu, 06 Jun 2024 - 02:19 GMT

The delegation is led by Director for Neighborhood and Middle East Andreas Papaconstantinou.

Egypt hails Slovenia for recognizing state of Palestine

Wed, 05 Jun 2024 - 01:19 GMT

Spokesperson of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs Ambassador Ahmed Abou Zeid tweeted Wednesday.

Egypt prepares 350 aid trucks to be headed to Gaza through crossing with Israel

Wed, 05 Jun 2024 - 12:04 GMT

Extra News reported on Wednesday that Egypt had prepared 350 aid trucks that would enter Gaza Strip through Karam Abou Salem Border Crossing with Israel.

Work must be intensified with Egypt, Qatar, and Israel to end war in Gaza, US President

Fri, 31 May 2024 - 07:44 GMT

US President Joe Biden said on Friday that work must be intensified with Egypt, Qatar, and Israel to end the war in the Gaza Strip.

National Dialogue Board of Trustees to meet, Saturday to continue discussions

Mon, 27 May 2024 - 02:00 GMT

Egypt’s General Coordinator of the National Dialogue Diaa Rashwan, announced on Monday that given the current developing situation surrounding the country and the region, the Board of Trustees of the Dialogue decided to meet to continue its activities

Israel’s bombing in Palestinian Rafah would complicate ongoing mediation efforts, Qatar

Mon, 27 May 2024 - 10:40 GMT

Qatar condemned in the strongest terms on Monday the Israeli bombardment that targeted a camp sheltering displaced people in Rafah in the Gaza Strip and left dozens of martyrs and injures.

Egyptian relief trucks enter Gaza via Karm Abu Salem crossing

Sun, 26 May 2024 - 03:52 GMT

About 200 humanitarian aid trucks, including four fuel trucks, were redirected from the Rafah border crossing to the Karm Abu Salem crossing

Qatar welcomes ICJ's decision calling for immediate halt to Israel’s military attacks on Rafah

Fri, 24 May 2024 - 07:39 GMT

Qatar welcomed on Friday the ICJ decision calling for an immediate halt to the Israeli military attacks on Rafah, and the opening of the Rafah crossing for humanitarian aid to enter the Gaza Strip.