Egyptian Foreign 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.

UAE backs Egypt’s efforts to resolve Libyan crisis, achieve stability: FM

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 - 09:43 GMT

UAE’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdullah bin Zayed affirmed his country’s support to Egypt’s efforts to resolve the Libyan crisis, as he spoke via phone with his Egyptian counterpart, Sameh Shoukry.

Egypt keen to ward off danger to its national security, help Libyans reach political solution: FM

Wed, 29 Jul 2020 - 08:48 GMT

Egypt is keen to help Libyan brothers to find a comprehensive political solution to the crisis in their country, which would restore stability and undermine the impact of terrorist organizations in Libya and neighboring states, Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said on Tuesday.

Forming agreed gov’t, dismantling militias ways to end Libyan crisis: Egyptian FM

Wed, 08 Jul 2020 - 06:06 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Egypt supports the political dialogue to resolve the Libyan crisis, in accordance with the Cairo Declaration on Libya Egyptian President has announced in June.

Egypt hands draft resolution on GERD to Security Council

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 03:06 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on Wednesday said Egypt has introduced a draft resolution on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam to the United Nations Security Council, a day after he voiced Egypt's concern about the dam's safety on lives of more t

Egypt probes trilateral cooperation with Iraq, Jordan

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 02:33 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry underlined Wednesday the need to lay out new avenues for greater cooperation and coordination with Iraq and Jordan.

Egypt, US discuss developments in Libya, GERD crisis

Wed, 24 Jun 2020 - 08:18 GMT

Shoukry reviewed with Pompeo the Egyptian efforts aiming at reaching peaceful settlement, achieving stability in the region and facing terrorism and foreign interference.

Egypt's Foreign Minister says UN must stop Ethiopia on dam fill: AP

Sun, 21 Jun 2020 - 11:50 GMT

Egypt wants the United Nations Security Council to “undertake its responsibilities” and prevent Ethiopia from starting to fill its massive, newly built hydroelectric dam on the Nile River next month amid a breakdown in negotiations, Egyptian Foreign Minis

Egyptian, Italian FMs urge cooperation in fighting coronavirus

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 02:03 GMT

This comes a month after Egyptian Health Minister Hala Zayed arrived in Italy to deliver medical aid allocated by the Egyptian Armed Forces to the Italian side amid the coronavirus crisis.

Shoukri heads to Addis Ababa to attend AU Extraordinary Session

Tue, 13 Nov 2018 - 02:47 GMT

The extraordinary session is set to address updates of the AU Institutional Reform process, including the AU Commission’s reform that started in 2016.

Egypt, Sudan agree to develop relations, continue cooperation

Thu, 25 Oct 2018 - 10:32 GMT

Egyptian and Sudanese Foreign Ministers affirmed the importance of working to develop bilateral relations between the two countries.

Gas pipelines discussed in Egypt's FM meeting with Cypriot counterpart

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 - 03:05 GMT

Egyptian foreign minister met with his Cypriot counterpart, Nikos Christodoulides, on Tuesday to discuss challenges facing the two nations