Egypt says Yemen prisoner swap ‘important’ step, calls for truce renewal

Sat, 15 Apr 2023 - 11:21 GMT

Egypt hailed on Saturday the prisoner swap between the Yemeni government and the Houthis, which is taking place under the auspices of the United Nations and the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC).

Egypt denounces Houthi attack on Yemen’s Hadramout port, urges group to respond to truce renewal efforts

Sat, 22 Oct 2022 - 10:41 GMT

In a statement, the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said it condemns “with the strongest terms” the Houthi attack through two drones in the city of Mukalla.

Yemen coordinates with Egypt, Jordan to operate Houthi-controlled Sanaa International Airport

Sat, 16 Apr 2022 - 02:34 GMT

Yemen has coordinated with Egypt and Jordan to start flights through the Houthi-controlled Sanaa International Airport, said Yemeni Foreign Minister Ahmad Awad bin Mubarak on Friday.

President Sisi to Saudi Crown Prince: Egypt fully stands by Kingdom against destabilizing attempts

Sat, 26 Mar 2022 - 11:22 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi spoke with Crown Prince of Saudi Arabia His Royal Highness Prince Mohammed bin Salman Al Saud on Friday, said Presidential Spokesperson Bassam Rady.

Egypt re-condemns Houthis’ attacks on Saudi Arabia

Sun, 20 Mar 2022 - 09:35 GMT

Saudi news agency SPA reported that the Iran-backed Houthis launched four attacks on facilities in Saudi Arabia causing damages of some cars. No human causalities were reported.

Egypt condemns Houthis’ ballistic missile attack against UAE

Mon, 31 Jan 2022 - 09:35 GMT

Egypt stressed its solidarity with the United Arab Emirates in the measures it is taking to protect its security and stability, the statement added.

Arab parliament slams Houthi drone attack on Abu Dhabi

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 - 05:58 GMT

The attack left three civilians dead and several others wounded.

Egypt condemns Houthi militia's hijacking of UAE-flagged cargo vessel off Yemeni Hodeidah

Mon, 03 Jan 2022 - 09:04 GMT

The UAE news agency (WAM) said that the ship was bound from the Island of Socotra and carrying medical equipment for establishing a field hospital in Jazan province. However, the Houthis’ Military Spokesperson Yahia Sarie said that the vessel was carrying military equipment.

Egypt condemns Houthis' ‘cowardly’ attacks against Saudi territories

Mon, 03 Jan 2022 - 02:13 GMT

Egypt has denounced Houthis' repeated “cowardly terrorist attacks” against Saudi Arabia territories, including the recent drone attacks against the southern part of the Kingdom.

Egypt condemns Houthis’ terrorist attack on Saudi Province of Jizan

Sat, 25 Dec 2021 - 01:30 GMT

A Saudi citizen and a Yemeni resident in Saudi Arabia were killed after Houthis militias fired a projectile on Jizan Province.

Egypt stands by Saudi Arabia against Houthis’ terrorist attacks

Sun, 05 Sep 2021 - 02:48 GMT

Egypt condemned in the strongest terms of the ballistic missile attacks that targeted the Eastern Province of Saudi Arabia by pro-Iranian Houthis

Egypt condemns ballistic missile attack by Houthis against Yemeni airport

Sun, 06 Jun 2021 - 05:47 GMT

The attack killed 17 civilians, including a five-year-old girl.

Egypt condemns Houthi attack on Saudi’s Jazan

Mon, 18 Jan 2021 - 11:08 GMT

Egypt also expressed its best wishes over the speedy recovery of the injured Saudis.

Egyptian marine captain released from Houthi detention after 'enormous efforts'

Sat, 05 Dec 2020 - 02:58 GMT

A marine captain who has been kidnapped by the Houthis in Yemen and released after negotiations with the Egyptian authorities has said Egypt exerted “enormous efforts” to free him.

Yemen’s Political Development Forum calls UN to designate Houthis terrorist organization

Thu, 26 Nov 2020 - 03:38 GMT

Yemen’s Political Development Forum (PDF-Yemen) has called upon the UN Security Council to designate the Houthis as a terrorist group.

Fire at petroleum products station in Jeddah extinguished - SPA citing Saudi official

Mon, 23 Nov 2020 - 09:20 GMT

An official at Saudi Arabia’s ministry of energy said that a fire broke out in a fuel tank at a petroleum products distribution station in north Jeddah as a result of an attack with a projectile, Saudi state news agency (SPA) reported on Monday.

Egypt condemns attempt of attack by Houthis against Saudi oil refinery

Sat, 14 Nov 2020 - 10:00 GMT

The attack caused a fire in the hoses of an offloading floating platform of an oil distribution refinery in Jazan Region following successful interception and destruction of the two boats in the southern Red Sea by the Joint Forces of the Coalition to Restore Legitimacy in Yemen.

Egypt welcomes prisoner swap deal between Yemeni government, Houthis

Mon, 28 Sep 2020 - 11:32 GMT

The Foreign Ministry has expressed appreciation for the continuous efforts made by the United Nations special envoy for Yemen and the International Committee of the Red Cross to strike the deal.

Egypt condemns Iranian-backed Houthis’ attack on Saudi region of Jazan

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 - 02:24 GMT

Five civilians were injured after a military mortar launched by the Iranian-backed terrorist Houthi militia from Yemeni territories towards a village in Al-Harath Governorate in the Jizan region.

Arab Coalition targets Houthi centers in Yemen used to build drones, missiles

Sat, 12 Sep 2020 - 09:40 GMT

Arab Coalition forces carried out airstrikes at dawn Saturday, targeting Houthi militia centers near the Yemeni capital used to manufacture ballistic missiles and drones.