Aswan Forum displays post-conflict peace necessities in Africa

Thu, 04 Mar 2021 - 06:55 GMT

Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development discussed Thursday sustaining peace post-conflict.

'Security issues in Africa are often caused by structural weakness': AU high rep. for Silencing the Guns

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 05:38 GMT

African Union High Representative for Silencing the Guns Ramtane Lamamra made the statement Tuesday in Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development.

'The more acute a crisis is, the more discrimination increases', UN Women official

Tue, 02 Mar 2021 - 05:00 GMT

Regional Director for the Arab States at UN Women Susanne Mikhaïl said Tuesday in 2nd edition of Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development.

'Since its launching, Aswan forum has been high-profile platform for exchanging African views': Egypt's FM

Mon, 01 Mar 2021 - 04:19 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry inaugurated Monday the second edition of Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development.

Egyptian FM stresses necessity to reduce nuclear armaments worldwide

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 09:56 GMT

The minister also called upon nuclear powers to fulfill their commitments and pledges within the framework of the Treaty on the Proliferation of Nuclear Weapons (NPT).

Egypt's foreign ministry discloses content of 2nd Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 03:17 GMT

The second edition of Aswan Forum for Sustainable Peace and Development will be held in a hybrid fashion but mainly virtually on March 1-5.

Timeline: Egypt's moves from September 2020 to February 2021 culminating in 14 Palestinian factions in Cairo to discuss elections

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 10:38 GMT

Egypt has a long history of supporting Palestinians and their aspirations for an independent state, not only for the obvious reasons of sharing a border with them, having a central role in the region, or having a peace treaty with Israel.

Egyptian, Jordanian foreign ministers discuss Palestinian Cause

Mon, 08 Feb 2021 - 11:15 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry discussed with his Jordanian counterpart Ayman al-Safdy regional affairs of mutual interest.

Egypt’s FM, EU Special Representative discuss revival of peace negotiations between Palestinians, Israel

Thu, 28 Jan 2021 - 10:23 GMT

Minister Shokry underlined that Egypt’s endeavors and communication with both sides are aligned with international law and the UN Security Council resolutions.

Egypt's intelligence chief delivers message from Sisi to Palestinian pres.

Sun, 17 Jan 2021 - 06:46 GMT

Chief of General Intelligence Abbas Kamel visited Sunday Palestine's Ramallah.

Egypt, UN discuss main topics of next Aswan forum for peace

Fri, 15 Jan 2021 - 03:44 GMT

The forum, which runs from March 1-5, will be held virtually under the motto "Shaping Africa’s New Normal: Recovering Stronger, Rebuilding Better", the Foreign Ministry said in a statement on Friday.

Shoukry calls Israeli counterpart to discuss upcoming quartet meeting on peace process

Wed, 06 Jan 2021 - 06:47 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry made a Wednesday phone call to his Israeli and Palestinian counterparts to discuss the upcoming quartet meeting of Egypt, Jordan, France and Germany that aims to push the peace process forward in the region.

Egyptian Armed Forces holds training course for members joining UN peacekeeping forces in Mali

Tue, 15 Dec 2020 - 01:59 GMT

That is in collaboration with Cairo International Center for Conflict Resolution, Peacekeeping and Peacebuilding (CCCPA) affiliated to the Ministry of Foreign Affairs.

Egypt re-elected member of the UN Peacebuilding Commission for 2021/2022

Tue, 15 Dec 2020 - 10:44 GMT

Egypt received 170 votes in the ballot held by the UN General Assembly.

Afghan FM urges setting roadmap to expand cooperation with Egypt

Tue, 17 Nov 2020 - 02:01 GMT

Egypt's Minister of Foreign affairs Sameh Shokry received Tuesday a video call from his Afghan counterpart.

Nobel body urges peace in Ethiopia where laureate engaged in conflict

Tue, 17 Nov 2020 - 12:42 GMT

Hundreds have died, thousands have fled to Sudan, and there have been accusations of atrocities since Abiy launched a military offensive two weeks ago.

Juba Peace Agreement makes way for 'era of prosperity' in Sudan, Egyptian PM says

Sat, 03 Oct 2020 - 05:30 GMT

Juba Peace Agreement signed Saturday between the Sudanese transitional government and armed groups represents a new era of stability and prosperity for the country, Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouli said on behalf of President Abdel Fatah al-sisi.

Egyptian, Eritrean presidents discuss developments in Horn of Africa, Red Sea

Mon, 06 Jul 2020 - 12:06 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received on Monday Eritrean counterpart Isaias Afwerki at Itihadiyah Presidential Palace.

President Sadat ordered striking Israeli defense minister western Suez Canal during 1973 War: writer

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 01:14 GMT

The writer cited the information revealed by Egypt's chief of military intelligence and observation at the time in an interview that was published in his book.

16 panel discussions to be held Dec. 15-16 in WYF 2019

Tue, 10 Dec 2019 - 05:11 GMT

The following are the details, the date and time of each panel discussion.