Developments in Red Sea are outcome of Gaza crisis: Egypt, China in joint statement

Sun, 14 Jan 2024 - 01:40 GMT

The Egyptian and Chinese foreign ministers issued a joint statement on the talks they held in Cairo Sunday on the Palestinian-Israeli conflict.

Egypt’s Sisi: Expanding scope of conflict between Palestinians, Israelis is not in interest of region

Sat, 28 Oct 2023 - 02:48 GMT

“Egypt is keen to play a positive role in the Palestinian cause and is a strong country with inviolable sovereignty,” said President Sisi.

Only solution to Palestinian-Israeli conflict is two-state solution: Egyptian FM

Mon, 16 Oct 2023 - 09:54 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Sunday a phone call from Secretary of the Executive Committee of the Palestinian Liberation Organization Hussein al-Sheikh.

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.

Egyptian diplomatic mission in Khartoum relocates to safer area in Sudan

Wed, 26 Apr 2023 - 03:14 GMT

That is because of the increase in threats and risks ensued from the persistence of the armed conflict.

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.

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 calls upon all conflicting parties to end violence

Sat, 27 Aug 2022 - 10:56 GMT

Egypt also affirmed that there is a need to protect civilians and achieve calm in a way that preserves the Libyan people’s security, stability and capabilities and upholds the supreme interest, the statement said.

Egypt expresses readiness to cooperate with UN on protecting children against violations during armed conflicts

Sun, 05 Jun 2022 - 03:15 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Sunday UN Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict Virginia Gamba.

Swiss Envoy for Middle East, North Africa displays strategic priorities on region

Tue, 03 May 2022 - 12:08 GMT

Swiss Envoy for the Middle East and North Africa Wolfgang Bruelhart displayed Monday his country's strategic priorities on the region in 2021-2024.

Egypt officially inaugurates African Union Center for Post-Conflict Reconstruction and Development

Wed, 22 Dec 2021 - 08:24 GMT

The ceremony was attended by a large number of African ambassadors to Cairo, and representatives of donating countries that support the center's activities.

Themes of concept sessions held by Egypt during chairmanship of AU Peace and Security Council showcased

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 11:15 GMT

Equally, other activities pertinent to conflicts on the continent took place.

Ethiopia's Tigray forces may capture Debre Berhan city in few hours

Tue, 23 Nov 2021 - 08:46 GMT

The city lies 130 kilometers away from the capital, Addis Ababa, which is the target of nine armed rebel groups.

Ongoing conflict in Ethiopia to put Africa in peril: AU

Sun, 21 Nov 2021 - 09:00 GMT

AU Chair and President of the Democratic Republic of Congo Felix Tshisekedi condemned in a message the use of force in that conflict.

United Nations allocate $25M to 'support lifesaving assistance' in Ethiopia's besieged Tigray

Tue, 16 Nov 2021 - 01:23 GMT

The funds will be directed to Tigray region, where armed conflict is ongoing.

'Libyan elections wouldn't be held, if it weren't for red line set by Egypt': presidency spox

Thu, 11 Nov 2021 - 04:42 GMT

President Sisi had headed to France earlier Thursday to take part in the conference scheduled for Friday on Libya.

Ethiopian authorities detain 72 Tigrayan drivers working with United Nations

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 - 09:52 GMT

Reuters acquired an "internal U.N. email" indicating that 72 Tigrayan drivers working with the United Nations have been detained by Ethiopian authorities.

Chance for political solution to Ethiopian crisis is low: AU high representative for Horn of Africa

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 10:54 GMT

A motion was submitted to the United Nations Security Council.

Ethiopian federal government launches airstrikes against Tigray forces

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 08:52 GMT

Airstrikes were launched Monday against the sites occupied by Tigray forces between Wollo province located in Oromia state, and Afar state.