Sameh Shoukry

Egypt still prioritizing GERD talks, aiming to protect country’s water interests, rights: FM Shoukry

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 10:58 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said that the country is still prioritizing the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) negotiations along with preserving Egypt's water interests and protecting it.

Egypt will do, provide everything it can for Beirut reconstruction: Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry

Wed, 12 Aug 2020 - 09:49 GMT

“Egypt is supporting Lebanon and will provide it with all what it can to help it overcoming the effects of the Port blast” Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said.

Ankara cancels talks with Athena over Egypt-Greece maritime border deal

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 05:23 GMT

Standing defiant against a newly-signed agreement on the demarcation of maritime borders in the EEZ area between Egypt and Greece, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan announced on Friday that his country cancelled talks with Greece over Mediterranean gas.

UAE says Egypt-Greece maritime demarcation deal ‘victory over law of jungle'

Fri, 07 Aug 2020 - 12:01 GMT

“The international legal system is the firm foundation that manages the relations between the countries and preserves security and peace,” Gargash said.

Egypt’s Foriegn Minister discusses mutual relations, regional efforts with US Secretary and stresses 'Cairo Declaration' as ultimate solution for Libyan crisis

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 05:23 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed mutual relations between Egyptian and the United States as well as means to boost them with US Secretary of State Mike Pompeo in a phone call on Thursday.

Press conference: Egyptian, Greek FMs sign deal to establish exclusive economic zone

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 03:22 GMT

Dendias affirmed continuous coordination with Egypt at the highest levels and said agreements between Egypt and Greece are in line with the international law.

Egypt, Greece sign agreement to demarcate maritime borders

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 02:13 GMT

Shoukry received Dendias to discuss ways to enhance bilateral relations and review issues of mutual concern, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Hafez said.

Egypt’s FM Shoukry discuss latest MENA updates in phone call with Spanish counterpart

Wed, 05 Aug 2020 - 11:11 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of Foreign affairs Sameh Shoukry discussed with Spanish counterpart Arancha Gonzalez Laya the latest political developments in the MENA region especially regarding the Libyan situation.

Egypt’s FM Shoukry discuses Libya updates, political solution with UN Secretary General Guterres

Fri, 31 Jul 2020 - 07:38 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister, Sameh Shoukry discussed with United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres, Friday the situation in Libya,

Russian Amb. urges dismissing terrorist groups from Libya to secure Egyptian borders

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 - 10:16 GMT

Newly-appointed Russian Ambassador to Egypt Georgy Borisenko said Moscow supports efforts to end the presence of terrorist organizations in Libya as it has a priority of keeping Egyptian borders secure from escalation.

UAE backs Egypt’s efforts to resolve Libyan crisis, achieve stability: FM

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 - 09:43 GMT

UAE’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdullah bin Zayed affirmed his country’s support to Egypt’s efforts to resolve the Libyan crisis, as he spoke via phone with his Egyptian counterpart, Sameh Shoukry.

Egypt keen to ward off danger to its national security, help Libyans reach political solution: FM

Wed, 29 Jul 2020 - 08:48 GMT

Egypt is keen to help Libyan brothers to find a comprehensive political solution to the crisis in their country, which would restore stability and undermine the impact of terrorist organizations in Libya and neighboring states, Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said on Tuesday.

Egypt seeks to stabilize Libya; Presidential Council must be reconstituted: FM Shoukry

Mon, 27 Jul 2020 - 01:51 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said that Egypt seeks implementing a ceasefire in Libya, explaining that Cairo seeks to stabilize the situation and to stop the military escalation.

Egypt’s Shoukry discusses regional developments with British counterpart

Mon, 27 Jul 2020 - 05:53 GMT

The Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry received Friday a phone call from his British counterpart Dominic Raab to discuss the latest regional developments of common interests including the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

Egypt’s FM affirms support to Palestinians' legitimate rights as he met with President Abbas

Mon, 20 Jul 2020 - 12:15 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on Monday has affirmed Egypt’s unchangeable stance supporting the legitimate rights of the Palestinian people.

GERD: Jordan backs Egypt’s water right as part of Arab strategic security

Sun, 19 Jul 2020 - 03:02 GMT

Jordanian Foreign Minister Ayman Safadi hailed Egypt’s stance rejecting unilateral measures on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, saying that Egypt’s water security is part of the Arab strategic security.

Egypt requests clarification from Ethiopia after reports on unilateral dam filling

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 - 04:36 GMT

The Egyptian Foreign Ministry has requested an “urgent official clarification” from the Ethiopian government after reports quoted the irrigation minister as saying that his country started filling the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), after rounds of ineffective negotiations.

Ethiopia announces start of filling Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD)

Wed, 15 Jul 2020 - 01:52 GMT

Ethiopia’s Minister of Water and Irrigation announced, Wednesday, the start of filling the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) according to Sky news.

Egypt’s FM says GERD negotiations ended with no progress

Mon, 13 Jul 2020 - 10:20 GMT

The Egyptian Minister of Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Monday that the negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) between Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia will continue as per the African Union vision.

Russian, African FMs discuss measures to boost industrial cooperation, express concerns over coronavirus

Thu, 09 Jul 2020 - 01:48 GMT

The Foreign Ministers of Russia, Egypt, South Africa and DR Congo on Thursday reviewed measures to boost industrial cooperation between Russia and Africa, to ensure that African exports arrive to Russian markets, a joint statement read.