Joe Biden

Biden greets Muslims on Eid al Adha

Wed, 28 Jun 2023 - 10:18 GMT

Biden said: "Jill and I send our best wishes to all those celebrating Eid al Adha, the "great holiday" of Islam.

Wrap-up: Egyptian President Sisi back home after busy multi-day visit to United States

Sat, 17 Dec 2022 - 09:32 GMT

During his visit, Sisi delivered a speech at the summit’s closing session on promoting food security and food systems resilience and held meetings with a number of top US officials, including US Secretary of State Antony Blinken, and lawmakers.

President Sisi to have extensive schedule during US-African summit: FM spokesperson

Tue, 13 Dec 2022 - 08:37 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al Sisi will have an extensive schedule during attending the US-African summit in Washington According to Ambassador Ahmed Abu Zeid, spokesperson for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, Tuesday.

U.S. President Biden expresses support for Egypt’s water rights

Sat, 12 Nov 2022 - 05:30 GMT

The U.S. President Joe Biden expressed his support for Egypt’s water rights during meeting with President Abdel Fattah al Sisi Friday on the sidelines of COP27, Friday.

U.S. president Biden arrives in Egypt for 1st time since assuming office

Fri, 11 Nov 2022 - 02:42 GMT

The U.S. president Joe Biden has arrived Sharm El Sheikh, Friday, in his first visit to Egypt since assuming office in January 2021.

Biden to arrive in Egypt’s Sharm El-Sheikh Friday to attend COP27

Fri, 11 Nov 2022 - 09:09 GMT

“We're living in a decisive decade – one in which we have an opportunity to prove ourselves and advance the global climate fight. Let this be a moment where we answer history’s call. Together,” Biden said.

US president Joe Biden welcomes Gaza ceasefire, thanks President Sisi for his ‘central role’

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 - 09:59 GMT

The US president Joe Biden welcomed the ceasefire announced between Israel and the Palestinian Islamic Jihad Movement, Sunday. As he thanked President Abdel Fattah Al Sisi along with senior Egyptian officials “who played a central role in this diplomacy”.

US President Joe Biden tests positive for COVID-19

Thu, 21 Jul 2022 - 08:29 GMT

US President Joe Biden tested positive for COVID-19 for the first time Thursday morning, his office said.

It was good to attend a first-of-its-kind Jeddah Security and Development Summit: U.S. President Bide

Mon, 18 Jul 2022 - 09:41 GMT

The United States President Joe Biden said that “It was good to attend a first-of-its-kind “Jeddah Security and Development Summit” with the leaders of the GCC, Egypt, Iraq, and Jordan.

US looks forward to reinvigorating cooperation frameworks with Egypt, Biden tells Sisi

Sat, 16 Jul 2022 - 03:16 GMT

The leaders met today on the sidelines of the Jeddah Security and Development summit, which later discussed cooperation frameworks between the Arab nations and the US.

Sisi, Biden meet on sidelines of Jeddah Security and Development Summit

Sat, 16 Jul 2022 - 09:54 GMT

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi met on Saturday with his US counterpart, Joe Biden, ahead of the Jeddah Security and Development Summit.

Biden praises efforts by Egypt, Jordan, Oman, Saudi Arabia to help achieve UN-led truce in Yemen

Thu, 02 Jun 2022 - 08:07 GMT

In a statement on the UN-mediated truce extension in Yemen, Biden hailed the decision made by Egypt and Jordan last month to open their airports to flights from Yemen “thereby enabling a key component of the truce process”.

Biden pledges to back Fed in effort to combat high inflation

Tue, 31 May 2022 - 10:43 GMT

Biden said it was likely that the pace of job growth could slow from a monthly pace of 500,000 jobs to around 150,000 as a necessary result of the Fed’s efforts to combat high inflation.

Western allies expect Kyiv to fall to Russian forces within hours: Bloomberg

Thu, 24 Feb 2022 - 08:59 GMT

The official added that the Russian troops are moving toward the Ukrainian capital across both sides of the Dnieper River.

On this day, Kamala Harris made history

Thu, 20 Jan 2022 - 12:23 GMT

Harris became the first Afro-Asian American and third woman to be nominated for Vice President on a major party list after Geraldine Ferraro and Sarah Palin, respectively.

Biden expresses concerns over ongoing hostilities, recent air strikes in Tigray

Mon, 10 Jan 2022 - 09:05 GMT

Biden and Ahmed discussed ways to accelerate dialogue to reach a negotiated ceasefire in Ethiopia and highlighted the need to urgently improve humanitarian access across Ethiopia, a statement by the White House read.

Harris was briefly first woman to be acting U.S. president as Biden underwent colonoscopy

Fri, 19 Nov 2021 - 07:13 GMT

US President Joe Biden briefly transferred power to Vice President Kamala Harris Friday as he underwent a colonoscopy, making her the first woman to hold the presidential reins in US history.

U.S. current administration interested in strengthening ties with Egypt, FM Shoukry

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 - 08:58 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry asserted the new round of Egyptian-US strategic dialogue came up with fruitful outcomes to boost bilateral relations on all fronts.

Memory of the day: King Farouk I of Egypt issues a decree dissolving parliament in 1949

Sun, 07 Nov 2021 - 12:03 GMT

Many important world events took place on November 7.

US signs executive order allowing new sanctions against Ethiopia over reported Tigray atrocities

Fri, 17 Sep 2021 - 12:52 GMT

The US administration, under President Joe Biden, signed an executive order on Friday that allows further sanctions against parties involved in Ethiopia’s Tigray conflict.