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Egypt hosts 300K registered, 570K unregistered Sudanese refugees: UNHCR

Sun, 21 Apr 2024 - 09:42 GMT

Since the outbreak of the civil war in Sudan on April 15, 2023, 8.2 million have been displaced, including 1.8 million who fled to neighboring states.

Egyptian FM demands intl. organizations to ramp up humanitarian response to Sudan's civil war

Wed, 15 Nov 2023 - 01:37 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry participated Wednesday in a meeting of the African Council for Peace and Security on Sudan.

Sudanese Armed Forces aims for achieving democracy, holding elections: Burhan

Tue, 29 Aug 2023 - 04:04 GMT

Burhan noted that the Sudanese Armed Forces was facing rebel groups that committed war crimes against civilians in Khartoum, Geneina, Nyala, and Zalingei.

UN High Commissioner for Refugees visits Egypt to discuss cooperation amid Sudanese crisis

Sun, 28 May 2023 - 10:50 GMT

The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, arrived in Egypt on an official three-day visit from 27 – 29 May.

Egypt welcomes launching of preliminary talks between Sudanese warring parties in Saudi Arabia

Sun, 07 May 2023 - 10:23 GMT

The statement released by the Ministry of Foreign Affairs expressed hope that the meetings would produce a comprehensive permanent ceasefire.

Egypt's Sameh Shokry contacts Sudan's Burhan, Dagalo amid deadly conflict

Thu, 04 May 2023 - 06:38 GMT

The minister underscored Egypt's deep concern about the persistence of military confrontations, which has incurred deaths among civilians.

Assistant of Egyptian administrative attache in Sudan killed

Mon, 24 Apr 2023 - 08:24 GMT

The incident occurred on his way from his residence to the embassy in Khartoum on Monday.

Egypt evacuates 5K from Sudan, including 904 Egyptians

Mon, 24 Apr 2023 - 07:56 GMT

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced Monday that the number of citizens evacuated from Sudan had amounted to 904.

Ongoing military clashes in Sudan may lead to civil war: Sudanese Forces of Freedom and Change

Mon, 17 Apr 2023 - 11:54 GMT

Military actions are not solutions to the current political crisis in Sudan amid the country’s humanitarian needs, Hamoda added, stressing that the political solution would be the best for all parties.

Egyptian FM discusses Sudan crisis with Chairman of African Union Commission

Sun, 16 Apr 2023 - 02:11 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry made a phone call Sunday to Chairman of the African Union Commission (AUC) Mousa Faki.

Egyptian foreign minister makes phone call to Sudanese counterpart amid crisis

Sun, 16 Apr 2023 - 12:26 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry made a phone call Sunday to his Sudanese counterpart Ali al-Sadeq.

Egypt demands fair representation of North Africa in AU Peace and Security Council

Sun, 19 Feb 2023 - 01:36 GMT

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs released a press statement indicating that Minister Shokry delivered a speech on behalf of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Libyan civil war: fighter pilot released in prisoner swap deal between national army, militias

Tue, 27 Dec 2022 - 03:32 GMT

After his arrival to Benghazi, the pilot was promoted to lieutenant general from major general by Field Marshal Haftar.

UNGA endorses Egypt's reelection as member of Peacebuilding Commission for 2023, 2024

Wed, 21 Dec 2022 - 01:49 GMT

Egypt's Envoy at the United Nations Osama Abdel Khaleq stated that the reelection is the outcome of the voting of the African group in New York.

Egypt welcomes peace agreement between Ethiopia's federal government, Tigray

Thu, 03 Nov 2022 - 01:58 GMT

Egypt's Ministry of Foreign Affairs welcomed Thursday the agreement signed between the federal government of Ethiopia, and the Tigray People Liberation Front (TPLF) to end hostilities.

32 dead, 159 injured in clashes between armed groups in Libyan capital

Sun, 28 Aug 2022 - 01:30 GMT

The Libyan Ministry of Health announced Sunday that the number of casualties caused by the clashes that broke out Saturday between armed groups in the capital, Tripoli, amounts to 32 deaths and 159 injuries.

American study: Drought led to the collapse of the ancient Mayan civilization

Thu, 21 Jul 2022 - 12:00 GMT

This drought led to civil strife, which in turn led to political collapse, according to the researchers.

Libya's Tripoli divided into sections, each controlled by precise militia: Egyptian security expert

Wed, 18 May 2022 - 01:56 GMT

Okasha explained that such reality incurred the use of arms against Fathi Bashagha.

Egypt expresses concern about developments in Libyan capital amid power handover attempt

Tue, 17 May 2022 - 10:43 GMT

The ministry urged all Libyan parties to practice self-restraint, and abstain from taking any steps that would foment violence.

Libyan parliament selects Fathi Bashagha as new prime minister

Thu, 10 Feb 2022 - 03:36 GMT

Bashagha was minister of interior at the Government of National Accord (GNA) that left power in January 2021.

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