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Shoukry, Lavrov discuss mutual ties, regional updates and Renaissance Dam

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 03:28 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed several issues of mutual interest with his Russian counterpart Sergey Lavrov during their meeting in Cairo, Monday.

Lebanon stability reflects on entire Arab nation: Egypt’s FM Shoukry

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 12:04 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, said that Egypt has always been interested in the Lebanese issue, as there is a ‘close connection between the two people of Egypt and Lebanon’.

In Pics: Shoukry confirms Egypt's keenness on stability of Lebanon

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 11:44 GMT

He was greeted at the airport by his Lebanese counterpart Cherbel Wahbe and Egypt's Ambassador to Lebanon Yasser Elwi.

Egypt to receive 4 pre-equipped health units; the 1st of its kind in Mideast

Thu, 18 Mar 2021 - 02:13 GMT

Egypt will receive four pre-equipped health units that are the first of its kind in the Middle East region, as part of the government’s plan to upgrade the health sector in Egypt.

Egypt sends aid to Yemen, South Sudan

Wed, 17 Mar 2021 - 09:48 GMT

Upon the directives of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi, the Egyptian Armed Forces sent aid to South Sudan and Yemen.

In Pics: Egypt sends medical, food aid to Lebanon

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 - 12:55 GMT

Egyptian ambassador to Lebanon Yasser Elwi said that this batch was specifically provided to the Lebanese army, adding that it includes ten tons of medical and medicine, in addition to about five tons of food.

Egypt’s FM, GCC Secretary-General discuss Libyan crisis, Gulf States’ security

Sun, 07 Feb 2021 - 12:19 GMT

The Secretary-General will meet with President Abdel Fattah El Sisi on Sunday, according to a statement from the GCC.

Egypt’s FM receives Lebanese Caretaker Minister of Foreign Affairs

Sun, 07 Feb 2021 - 11:36 GMT

Charbel Wehbe headed to Egypt to attend the extraordinary session of the Arab League Council that will be held at the level of foreign ministers on Monday to discuss the Palestine cause.

Egypt's FM, General Intelligence chief meet Lebanese acting PM

Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 03:33 GMT

That was after his meeting with President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi in Cairo early on Wednesday.

Sisi stresses keenness on getting Lebanon out of its current crisis

Wed, 03 Feb 2021 - 12:42 GMT

Sisi, also stressed on settling disputes and accelerating efforts to form an independent government capable of dealing with the ongoing challenges.

Within airbridge: Egypt sends 3 jets carrying medical aid to Lebanon

Thu, 28 Jan 2021 - 09:18 GMT

The jets belong to the Egyptian Armed Forces, and the shipment was delivered by Minister of Health and Population Hala Zayed herself.

World Bank supports first COVID-19 vaccine rollout in Lebanon

Thu, 21 Jan 2021 - 12:29 GMT

The financing will provide vaccines for over 2 million individuals. The vaccines are expected to arrive in Lebanon by early February 2021.

Lebanese PM-designate waits for entry visa for Egypt: newspaper

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 10:48 GMT

Anonymous sources told the newspaper that Harir’s visit could send a message that he is not internationally isolated like the caretaker prime minister Hassan Diab.

Due to altercation, Lebanese family sets Syrian refugees' camp on fire

Sun, 27 Dec 2020 - 01:14 GMT

The news was confirmed by the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) but it did not disclose the number of the injured.

Egyptian president urges international support to Lebanon months after tragic blast

Wed, 02 Dec 2020 - 08:55 GMT

Sisi warned against threats facing the security and stability of Lebanon, affirming the need to spare Lebanon regional conflicts and to focus on strengthening the Lebanese state institutions, so that it can fulfill its national responsibility in achieving stability.

Lebanon President asks former PM Saad Hariri to form new government

Thu, 22 Oct 2020 - 12:51 GMT

The newly-appointed Prime Minister said Thursday his government will consist of experts other than partisans to achieve economic and social reform.

Lebanon asks Interpol to detain 2 Russians over port blast

Fri, 02 Oct 2020 - 09:10 GMT

The news agency said judge Fadi Sawwan referred the case to the state prosecution that asked Interpol to detain the two Russian citizens.

Lebanon’s prime minister-designate announces his resignation

Sat, 26 Sep 2020 - 10:30 GMT

Lebanon’s prime minister-designate Mustafa Adib stepped down on Saturday from the task of forming the new government.

3 Egyptian defendants in Fairmont rape case arrive in Cairo after extradited from Lebanon

Thu, 24 Sep 2020 - 12:42 GMT

Three fugitive Egyptians who are accused raping a girl in 2014 in the notorious case known as “Fairmont Case” arrived at Cairo International Airport after their deportation from Lebanon at Interpol Egypt’s request.

FM Shoukry affirms Egypt support for Lebanon’s security, stability

Sun, 20 Sep 2020 - 03:55 GMT

Egypt’s Minster Sameh Shoukry discussed with UN envnoy to Lebanon Jan Kubis the latest developments regarding the Lebanon scene and ways for cooperation and support between the two countries.

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