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Egyptian president heads to Qatar to attend opening of 2022 FIFA World Cup

Sun, 20 Nov 2022 - 10:17 GMT

President Sisi has been to Doha in September, paying the Gulf state his first visit since he assumed office in 2014.

Egypt's FM meets with Iranian vice-president at COP 27

Wed, 16 Nov 2022 - 05:10 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Tuesday Iran's Vice-President and Head of the Environmental Protection Organization Ali Salajka on the sidelines of COP 27.

Sisi, Biden discuss strengthening relations, Middle East developments on sidelines of COP27

Sat, 12 Nov 2022 - 05:21 GMT

President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi welcomed President Biden's visit to Egypt and affirmed on Friday the long-standing strategic partnership between the two countries and its pivotal role in supporting security and stability in the Middle East.

Macron lauds Egypt’s role in laying stability foundations in Middle East, Mediterranean, Africa in meeting with Sisi

Mon, 07 Nov 2022 - 09:35 GMT

Sisi met with Macron on the sidelines of the 2022 UN Climate Change Conference (COP27) that Egypt’s Sharm El-Sheikh city hosts from 6 to 18 November, Egyptian Presidential Spokesman Bassam Radi said in a statement.

Egypt's FM, U.S. State Secretary confer over COP 27, regional issues

Thu, 03 Nov 2022 - 02:53 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry and U.S. Secretary of State Anthony Blinken discussed in a phone call Thursday preparations for COP 27.

Egyptian president expresses desire to expand relations with Iraq

Wed, 02 Nov 2022 - 12:16 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi met in Algeria on the sidelines of the 31st Arab Summit running on November 1-2 with Iraqi counterpart Abdel Latif Rashid.

Egyptian president flies to Algeria to attend 31st Arab Summit

Tue, 01 Nov 2022 - 08:57 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi headed Tuesday to Algeria to attend the 31st Arab Summit taking place on November 1-2.

Egypt is free from Cholera: Adviser to the President

Mon, 24 Oct 2022 - 09:39 GMT

Cholera has spread in Syria and Lebanon at an “alarmed” level, said UNICEF in a statement on Monday.

32 dead, 159 injured in clashes between armed groups in Libyan capital

Sun, 28 Aug 2022 - 01:30 GMT

The Libyan Ministry of Health announced Sunday that the number of casualties caused by the clashes that broke out Saturday between armed groups in the capital, Tripoli, amounts to 32 deaths and 159 injuries.

Egypt, UAE presidents exchange views on international issues, regional security

Sun, 21 Aug 2022 - 12:03 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Sunday at Alamain Airport UAE President Mohamed Bin Zayed.

Beni Suef opens 1st faculty for sciences of differently abled persons in Middle East

Sat, 20 Aug 2022 - 10:55 GMT

Beni Suef University in Egypt is the first university in the Middle East to have a faculty concerned with the sciences of People with Special Needs.

Palestinian man shot dead by Israeli forces in West Bank

Fri, 19 Aug 2022 - 12:24 GMT

The ministry said in a statement that the Israeli forces shot the 58-year-old victim in the head that led to a critical injury and caused his death.

Egypt congratulates Tunisia on new constitution, affirms solidarity with its people

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 - 01:35 GMT

The Tunisian Independent Supreme Elections Authority announced passing the new draft constitution through voting by the public.

EgyptAir resumes flights to Libya's Mitiga airport after 8-year hiatus

Tue, 09 Aug 2022 - 05:43 GMT

However, the current flights are temporary.

Egypt transports on military jet Libyan blast patients to Cairo for treatment

Wed, 03 Aug 2022 - 04:16 GMT

The Egyptian Armed Forces declared Wednesday that a medically-equipped Lockheed C-130 Hercules jet had transported dozens of the injured in the fuel truck blast, that occurred on Monday in Libya's Bent Beih City.

Syrian Air adds 2 weekly flights between Cairo, Damascus

Wed, 03 Aug 2022 - 03:18 GMT

Syrian Air made the announcement Wednesday.

Egyptian ambassador to Sudan meets ruler of Darfur Region

Tue, 26 Jul 2022 - 06:56 GMT

The Egyptian Embassy in Sudan announced Tuesday that Ambassador Hossam Eissa had met Ruler of Darfur Region Minni Arko Minawi.

Egyptian, Jordanian ministers discuss partnerships relevant to food security

Mon, 25 Jul 2022 - 06:45 GMT

Egypt and Jordan had agreed to draft, and activate - within one month - a joint action plan in the realm of food security.

Egyptian president receives UAE Minister of Industry, Advanced Technology

Wed, 06 Jul 2022 - 12:35 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Tuesday Minister of Industry and Advanced Technology Sultan al-Gaber.

Egyptian president meets with Bahraini Crown Prince in Manama

Wed, 29 Jun 2022 - 11:17 GMT

The press photo released by the Egyptian Presidency showed a portrait of President Sisi hanging on the wall behind him and the crown prince.

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