Egyptian Foreign Minister

Egypt, UK affirm joint commitment to accelerate fight against climate change ahead of COP27

Sat, 15 Jan 2022 - 06:53 GMT

The meeting has agreed on the need for strengthening cooperation between the UK and Egypt to confront the impacts of climate change and build on the current global climate action, a joint statement read.

Saudi FM: Water security of Egypt, Sudan is indivisible from Arab water security

Thu, 16 Dec 2021 - 02:45 GMT

Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan renewed the kingdom’s support to Egypt and Sudan in the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam file as he held a press conference with his Egyptian counterpart, Sameh Shoukry, in Cairo on Thursday.

Egyptian, Saudi FMs chair political consultation committee meeting in Cairo

Thu, 16 Dec 2021 - 01:11 GMT

Delegations from both countries are attending the committee, a statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry read.

Egypt’s FM receives Saudi counterpart ahead of political consultation meeting

Thu, 16 Dec 2021 - 12:26 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry received on Thursday his Saudi counterpart, Prince Faisal bin Farhan, in the headquarters of the Egyptian Foreign Ministry in Cairo.

UN Women chief hails Egypt’s efforts to empower women in meeting with FM

Sat, 27 Nov 2021 - 08:31 GMT

Under-Secretary-General of the United Nations and Executive Director of UN Women Sima Bahous hailed Egypt’s efforts to empower women as she met on Saturday with Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry.

Egypt's FM: Multilateral international, regional actions need to be developed

Sat, 20 Nov 2021 - 08:24 GMT

Egypt's Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Saturday that there is an international recognition of the need to develop the multilateral international and regional action frameworks.

Photos: Egyptian, Greek, Cypriot, French FMs start quadrilateral Athens meeting

Fri, 19 Nov 2021 - 02:17 GMT

A Quadrilateral meeting for the foeitn ministers of Egypt, Greece, Cyprus, and France kicked off on Friday, a statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry read.

Egypt’s FM participates in ministerial meeting of int’l donor group for Palestine AHLC

Wed, 17 Nov 2021 - 08:00 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry participated on Wednesday in the ministerial meeting of the Ad Hoc Liaison Committee for the Coordination of the International Assistance to Palestinians (AHLC), chaired by Norway.

Egyptian FM chairs AU Peace and Security Council’s session on countering extremism

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 - 02:25 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry chaired on Monday the African Union’s (AU) Peace and Security Council’s session on countering extremist ideology and terror finance, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

Egypt’s FM, EU commissioner for home affairs discuss boosting cooperation in immigration field

Mon, 15 Nov 2021 - 10:43 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met on Monday with Ylva Johansson, the European commissioner for home affairs, in Cairo.

Egypt’s FM, US Senator Lindsey Graham discuss bilateral relations

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 07:13 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry held a phone call on Monday with US Senator Lindsey Graham ahead of Egypt-US strategic dialogue.

FM Shoukry meets with UN envoy to Middle East peace process

Thu, 04 Nov 2021 - 01:20 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met on Thursday with UN envoy to the Middle East peace process Tor Wennesland to discuss means of boosting the peace path.

Settling crisis, holding scheduled polls, ending interference: Egypt's messages during Libya Stabilization Conference

Fri, 22 Oct 2021 - 01:49 GMT

Egypt has been among the main attendees at the Libya Stabilization Conference held on Thursday in Tripoli to mobilize international efforts ahead as Libyans gear up for elections scheduled for December.

Egypt’s FM discusses bilateral ties, issues of concern with chair of US Senate’s Foreign Relations Committee

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 11:55 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry held talks on bilateral cooperation with US democrat Senator Robert Menendez of New Jersey, who serves as chair of the Senate’s Foreign Relations committee.

Egypt’s FM to receive chair of US Senate’s Foreign Relations Committee Thursday

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 07:57 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will receive on Thursday US democrat Senator Robert Menendez of New Jersey, who serves as chair of the Senate’s Foreign Relations committee.

Egypt’s FM urges unconditional exit of all foreign forces, mercenaries from Libya

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 - 01:08 GMT

This should come in line with the relevant international resolutions and through supporting the mission of the 5+5 joint military committee in this regard, Shoukry said as he delivered a recorded speech to a virtual meeting of the AU Peace and Security Council on Libya.

Photos: Egypt’s FM affirms to UN Secretary-General the need to reach legally-binding deal on GERD

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 - 09:00 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry affirmed the need for a legally-binding agreement on the filling and operation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) as he met on Saturday with United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres.

Egypt’s FM calls for holding Libyan elections as scheduled in neighboring states meeting in New York

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 - 09:52 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry affirmed on Friday the need for holding the Libyan elections as scheduled as a step to consolidate stability in Libya.

Egyptian, Jordanian, Iraqi FMs discuss advancing cooperation on UNGA sidelines

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 - 03:04 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met with his Jordanian and Iraqi counterparts, Ayman Safadi and Fuad Hussein, in New York on the sidelines of the 76th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA).

Egypt, Saint Kitts and Nevis sign joint statement to establish diplomatic relations

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 - 10:47 GMT

Egypt and the Caribbean Saint Kitts and Nevis country signed a joint statement to declare the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.

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