Foreign Minister

Assistant FM stresses importance of Egyptian-American partnership

Tue, 04 Oct 2022 - 09:10 GMT

Assistant Foreign Minister for American Affairs Hazem Fahmy stressed the importance of the strategic partnership between Egypt and the US.

'Egypt pays attention to bolstering security, stability in Congo', FM says

Tue, 04 Oct 2022 - 02:53 GMT

Shoukry's remarks came during his meeting with his Congolese counterpart Christophe Lutundula on the sidelines of the preparatory ministerial meeting for COP27 in Kinshasa, Foreign Ministry's Spokesman Ahmed Abu Zied said.

FM welcomes role of Friedrich Ebert Foundation in development projects in Egypt

Sun, 02 Oct 2022 - 11:53 GMT

Shoukry gave the remarks during a meeting with head of the foundation Martin Schulz.

Shoukry before UNGA: Egypt seeks stable world without tensions

Sun, 25 Sep 2022 - 12:39 GMT

Shoukry asserted that Egypt adheres to the African stance toward reforming the Security Council, according to the Sirte Declaration

Egypt's FM takes part in inaugural session of UNGA

Tue, 20 Sep 2022 - 03:47 GMT

Foreign Ministry spokesman Ahmed Abu Zeid said in a tweet Tuesday that Shoukry held on Monday a number of meetings on the sidelines of session with his counterparts in a number of countries including the foreign ministers of France, Cyprus, the Untired States, Norway and The Netherlands.

Egypt's FM praises India's role in climate change negotiations

Mon, 12 Sep 2022 - 07:05 GMT

Shoukry also voiced Egypt's keenness on coordinating with India regarding various climate issues.

FM Shoukry follows up on COP27 preparations, stresses need of intensifying efforts

Fri, 09 Sep 2022 - 05:13 GMT

Foreign Minister and President-Designate of the UN Climate Change Conference 2022, COP27, Sameh Shoukry stressed the need of intensifying efforts and continuing coordination among all parties in order to ensure the success of the 2022 UN Climate Change Conference, COP27.

Egypt’s FM Shoukry affirms Cairo’s support for UNRWA

Mon, 05 Sep 2022 - 01:47 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met Monday with the Commissioner-General of The United Nations Relief and Works Agency for Palestine Refugees (UNRWA), Philippe Lazzarini, according to official spokesperson of the Ministry, ambassador Ahmed Abu Zeid.

Egypt's FM Shoukry welcomes appointment of Simon Stiell as UN Climate Change Executive Secretary

Wed, 17 Aug 2022 - 02:21 GMT

The appointment has been endorsed by the Bureau of the UN Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC).

Shoukry calls for collective global efforts to fulfill climate pledges

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 10:52 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, the president-designate of the 27th session of the Conference of the Parties (COP 27) to the United Nations Framework Convention on Climate Change (UNFCCC), stressed Tuesday the need for collective global efforts to deliver on climate pledges and turn them into reality.

Egypt sends a letter to UNSC refusing Ethiopia’s unilaterally filling for GERD

Fri, 29 Jul 2022 - 09:06 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry sent a letter to the president of the UN Security Council on Friday to express Egypt’s formal objection to Ethiopia's measures to unilaterally continue filling the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) without reaching an agreement with Egypt and Sudan.

Egyptian, Jordanian FMs arrive in Baghdad, meet Iraqi President

Mon, 06 Jun 2022 - 11:55 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and his Jordanian counterpart Ayman Safadi arrived in Baghdad on Monday for talks with top Iraqi officials.

Egypt's FM participates in event marking visit of Green America's Mission

Sun, 15 May 2022 - 04:27 GMT

Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Hafez said the event is meant to discuss cooperation in light of Egypt's presidency of the 27th United Nations Climate Change Conference

Egypt’s FM meets advisor to US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate in Washington DC

Tue, 12 Apr 2022 - 08:10 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met Tuesday with Ambassador David Thorne Senior Advisor to the US Special Presidential Envoy for Climate.

US should take back its nuclear arms from Europe - Lavrov

Tue, 01 Mar 2022 - 11:49 GMT

It is "high time" to return US arms to where they belong, Lavrov said in a video address played at a conference in Geneva.

Egypt’s FM Shoukry hails Arab FMs consultative meeting, says was ‘fruitful’

Mon, 31 Jan 2022 - 02:43 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said that the consultative meeting of the Arab foreign ministers, held today in Kuwait, was fruitful for the Arab action towards regional and international issues.

Egyptian, Omani FMs hold official talks in Muscat

Sun, 23 Jan 2022 - 03:40 GMT

Delegations of the two countries attended the talks, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Hafez said on Twitter account.

Egypt's FM: Focusing on ideological dimension 'important' to fight terrorism

Tue, 16 Nov 2021 - 01:34 GMT

Egypt attached great importance to cooperation with brotherly African countries to build human and institutional capacities in the relevant fields, he said.

Egypt's FM participates in int'l ministerial Conf. on UNRWA

Tue, 16 Nov 2021 - 09:55 GMT

This was under the co-chairmanship of Jordan and Sweden, announced by Spokesman for the Foreign Ministry Ambassador Ahmed Hafez on his Twitter account.

Egypt's FM meets vice president of Libya's presidential council

Sat, 02 Oct 2021 - 02:26 GMT

The meeting came as part of the supportive role played by Egypt towards Libya at this critical time to restore the country's stability.