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Armenia, Azerbaijan accuse each other of violating ceasefire pact

Fri, 23 Sep 2022 - 10:47 GMT

Following two days of clashes that killed almost 200 soldiers early last week, the two sides agreed a ceasefire, brokered by Russia, to end hostilities, though the situation on the border has remained tense.

Egyptian president receives phone call from Israeli PM after brokering ceasefire with Gaza Strip

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 - 09:22 GMT

President Sisi pointed out that Egypt deployed diligent and concentrated efforts to contain the situation.

UN lauds Egypt's efforts to help reach Gaza ceasefire

Mon, 08 Aug 2022 - 08:19 GMT

UN Secretary-General Antonio Guterres welcomed the announcement of a ceasefire in Gaza, commending Egypt's efforts to help restore calm.

Egypt calls for ceasefire agreement between Israel, Islamic Jihad Movement to enter into force at 23:30 Palestinian time

Sun, 07 Aug 2022 - 07:36 GMT

Egypt is exerting its efforts to release Palestinian prisoner Khalil Al-Awawda, who was on a hunger strike inside an Israeli prison, and transfer him to receive treatment, a security official told Egypt Today.

Egypt’s intelligence chief conveys Sisi’s message to Palestinian president in Ramallah

Wed, 18 Aug 2021 - 03:36 GMT

Chief of Egypt’s General Intelligence Service Abbas Kamel conveyed on Wednesday a message of support to the Palestinian cause from President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi to Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas.

After recapturing Tigray capital, TPLF rejects unilateral ceasefire by Ethiopia's central government

Tue, 29 Jun 2021 - 12:10 GMT

The government forces had seized the city in November.

Egyptian Red Crescent, IMO send Gazans 20 tons of medical, food aid

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 03:57 GMT

The shipment includes 20 tons of medical aid, besides cleaning equipment to combat coronavirus pandemic and food assistance, according to Laurent de Burke.

Palestinian politician Rawhi Fattouh thanks Sisi for his efforts, says he save Palestinians lives

Wed, 02 Jun 2021 - 03:32 GMT

Palestinian politician Rawhi Fattouh, member of Fatah Central Committee thanked Egypt’s President Abdel Fatah al Sisi for the Gaza strip reconstruction initiative and for his efforts to solidify the ceasefire.

Palestinians' recent unity is unprecedented since 1948: politician

Wed, 02 Jun 2021 - 09:41 GMT

The Palestinian politician said Egypt deployed massive efforts to achieve a ceasefire between the Palestinians and the Israelis, and to stabilize such truce.

Shoukry briefs Malaysian FM on Egyptian efforts to revive Palestinian-Israeli negotiation path

Mon, 31 May 2021 - 05:52 GMT

Shoukry and Hussein discussed the developments of the Palestinian issue and the efforts made to achieve peace in the Middle East region.

Egyptian, Israeli FMs discuss revival of negotiations with Palestinians to reach solution

Sun, 30 May 2021 - 03:49 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Sunday Israeli counterpart Gabi Ashkenazi within the ongoing communication between the Palestinian and the Israeli sides.

Egyptian president asserts backing to Palestinian counterpart in message delivered by intelligence chief

Sun, 30 May 2021 - 11:52 GMT

The president also directed Egyptian officials to continue brokering a solution to the issue of captives and missing individuals between Israel and Hamas.

Egyptian president sends 2 delegations to Israel, Palestinian territories

Sun, 30 May 2021 - 11:08 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi sent Sunday two delegations to Israel and Palestinian territories.

Egypt's pres. delegates intelligence chief to hold talks with Israeli PM on ceasefire with Palestinians

Sun, 30 May 2021 - 09:53 GMT

They will also discuss the recent developments on Palestinian scene.

Egyptian, Israeli FMs to hold talks on Sunday in Cairo

Sat, 29 May 2021 - 06:03 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and his Israeli counterpart, Gabi Ashkenazi will hold talks in Cairo on Sunday, a week after Egypt-brokered ceasefire between Israelis and Palestinians went into effect.

Griffith says US coordinating with Egypt to deliver aid to Gaza

Thu, 27 May 2021 - 09:50 GMT

Spokeswoman for the US State Department Geraldine Griffith on Wednesday said the US is coordinating with Egypt to provide assistance to the Gaza Strip, in the wake of violence that killed more than 250 Palestinians and left thousands homeless.

Sisi says he, Blinken emphasized Egypt-US partnership’s role in promoting Middle East stability

Thu, 27 May 2021 - 08:36 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi said he and Antony Blinken, the US Secretary of State, emphasized the role of the Egypt-US partnership in promoting security and stability across the Middle East.

Egypt is only foreign state allowed to intervene in Palestinian affairs: Palestinian ambassador to Cairo

Mon, 24 May 2021 - 11:36 GMT

The ambassador underlined a statement by President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi whereas he said that Egypt is a partner to Palestine and never solely a mediator.

UAE Ruler of Abu Dhabi praises Egyptian-mediated ceasefire between the Palestinians and the Israelis

Sun, 23 May 2021 - 08:14 GMT

The ceasefire is mutual and unconditional and also requires Palestinian groups in Gaza, who have been firing rockets at Israel in response to the Israeli assaults against civilians in Gaza and Jerusalem, to abide by the ceasefire.

US Secretary of State to visit Egypt as part of Middle East tour following Cairo-brokered ceasefire in Gaza

Sun, 23 May 2021 - 01:19 GMT

U.S. Secretary of State Antony Blinken is reported to visit Israel and the Palestinian Authority on Wednesday to build on the ceasefire, as well as Egypt and Jordan.

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