Egyptian Foreign Minister

Egypt maintained political will to launch serious GERD talks, reach deal, FM tells Senegal's president

Thu, 22 Apr 2021 - 09:36 GMT

As he met with Senegalese President Macky Sall in Dakar, Shoukry affirmed the need to reach this agreement on GERD in a way that serves the rights and interests of the three countries, a statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry read on Thursday.

Egypt’s FM hands Sisi messages on GERD to Nigerien, Senegalese presidents

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 09:59 GMT

Niger and Senegal are Shoukry’s fourth and fifth stops in his tour that included DR Congo, the current chair of the African Union

Egypt’s FM hands Sisi’s message on GERD to Comoros president

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 - 07:50 GMT

Shoukry’s visit to Comoros is his second stop in an African six-nation tour that includes DR Congo, the current chair of the African Union, as well as Senegal, Tunisia, South Africa and Kenya.

Egyptian, Moroccan FMs highlight need to prioritize peaceful solutions to Arab issues

Thu, 15 Apr 2021 - 09:25 GMT

The two ministers agreed on the need to stop foreign interference in the Arab countries’ domestic affairs

Egypt’s FM travels to DR Congo to attend AU’s GERD talks

Fri, 02 Apr 2021 - 04:53 GMT

Foreign ministers and irrigation ministers of the three concerned countries of Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia are attending the meetings taking place in the early days of April.

Egypt keen to cooperate with Ukraine in transferring technology, boosting investments: FM

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 - 10:32 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on Thursday expressed to his Ukrainian counterpart, Dmytro Kuleba, the keenness to continue cooperation with Ukraine in transferring technology and boosting Ukrainian investments in Egypt.

Egypt’s FM urges ending foreign interference, mercenaries’ presence in Libya

Fri, 12 Feb 2021 - 09:04 GMT

Shoukry affirmed the need to achieve a comprehensive political solution in Libya that allows the transfer of power to an elected government

Egypt seeks balanced foreign relations, political solutions to regional crises: FM

Thu, 11 Feb 2021 - 07:54 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Egypt seeks balanced relations with other countries that are based on achieving cooperation and putting an end to the crises in the region through political solutions not military ones.

Egyptian, German FMs voice rejection of foreign interference in Libya

Thu, 03 Dec 2020 - 07:46 GMT

Egyptian and German foreign ministers have voiced rejection of foreign interference in the affairs of Libya and highlighted the need for a peaceful solution to the Libyan crisis, as they made a phone call on Thursday.

Egyptian FM discusses bilateral ties with Finnish counterpart over phone

Wed, 02 Dec 2020 - 09:59 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on Wednesday said Egypt is eager to resume Finnish tourism to the country.

FM Shoukry says Egypt ready to cooperate with Russia in coronavirus vaccine production

Thu, 29 Oct 2020 - 01:16 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on Thursday has expressed Egypt’s readiness to cooperate with Russia in jointly manufacturing and producing the Russian coronavirus vaccine, as he met with the Russian industry minister.

FM Shoukry hails Belgrade's resumption of flights to Egypt in phone call with Serbian counterpart

Mon, 19 Oct 2020 - 09:24 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry made a phone call with his Serbian counterpart, Ivica Dacic.

Egypt urges maintaining ceasefire, dismantling militias in Libya

Mon, 05 Oct 2020 - 07:31 GMT

Egyptian FM called for combating terrorist groups, immediately halting the transfer of “terrorists” from Syria and removing foreign troops from Libya.

Egypt inaugurates new office of Cairo International Center for Conflict Resolution, Peacekeeping and Peacebuilding

Sun, 27 Sep 2020 - 09:11 GMT

The Foreign Ministry of Foreign Affairs established the CCCPA in 1994 under the name of Cairo Regional Center for Dispute Resolution and Peacekeeping in Africa.

Egyptian, French FMs urge securing Palestinian people’s legitimate rights

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 - 02:23 GMT

Egyptian and French foreign ministers have agreed on the necessity to secure the legitimate interests of the Palestinian people, as they met on the sidelines of a quadripartite ministerial meeting on developments in the Palestinian issue, an official statement read.

Egypt’s FM to head to Greece to discuss cooperation, regional issues

Mon, 14 Sep 2020 - 08:26 GMT

The visit aims at enhancing bilateral cooperation and coordination between Egypt and Greece in all fields and regional and international issues of mutual concern, the Egyptian Foreign Ministry said in a statement.

Egyptian, Moroccan FMs discuss efforts to push for political settlement in Libya

Mon, 07 Sep 2020 - 06:31 GMT

Shoukry affirmed Egypt’s fixed stance backing efforts to reach a political solution that aims at preserving the sovereignty and unity of Libya, meeting the aspiration of Libyan people toward achieving security and stability and securing people’s resources.

Egypt’s FM voices support to ceasefire, formation of new presidential council in Libya in meeting with EU’s Borrell

Thu, 03 Sep 2020 - 03:46 GMT

Shoukry highlighted the Jufra-Sirte “red line” Egypt has earlier set in order for ceasefire to be implemented in Libya and hostile activities to stop in the country.

Ankara cancels talks with Athena over Egypt-Greece maritime border deal

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 05:23 GMT

Standing defiant against a newly-signed agreement on the demarcation of maritime borders in the EEZ area between Egypt and Greece, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan announced on Friday that his country cancelled talks with Greece over Mediterranean gas.

Egypt, Greece sign agreement to demarcate maritime borders

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 02:13 GMT

Shoukry received Dendias to discuss ways to enhance bilateral relations and review issues of mutual concern, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Hafez said.