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Egypt intensifies communication with Israel, Palestinian factions in Gaza: sources

Thu, 26 Aug 2021 - 11:42 GMT

On Wednesday, Egypt reopened Rafah Crossing in the direction to Gaza allowing visiting Palestinians to return after its closure on Monday for technical reasons.

Egypt's intelligence chief in Ramallah, Tel Aviv as Sisi continues to push peace process forward

Wed, 18 Aug 2021 - 12:28 GMT

Intelligence Chief Abbas Kamel went on a Wednesday visit to Ramallah and Tel Aviv as part of Egypt’s continuous efforts to push the peace process forward.

Egypt resumes opening of Rafah border crossing

Sun, 15 Aug 2021 - 12:22 GMT

The resumption of the crossing came upon the directives of the Egyptian President Abdel Fattah El Sisi to facilitate travel movement for the Palestinians stranded at the crossing.

Rafah crossing remains open on both sides

Wed, 11 Aug 2021 - 11:07 GMT

The Rafah border crossing remained opened on Wednesday on both sides in accordance with the directives of the political leadership.

Egypt’s President Al-Sisi respond to a Palestinian father request to treat his sick daughter in Cairo

Sat, 31 Jul 2021 - 06:05 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi responded to a call from a Palestinian father from Gaza Strip who asked for a treatment for his daughter, who suffers from a serious skin disorder.

Egypt-Gaza Rafah border crossing to be closed on July 19-24

Sun, 18 Jul 2021 - 04:21 GMT

the crossing will be closed for eight days of the holidays for Eid Al-Adha and the 1952 Revolution celebration, starting on July 19 to 24.

Sisi, Bennett discuss preventing tensions, reconstruction efforts in Gaza

Mon, 28 Jun 2021 - 10:33 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al Sisi discussed, Monday preventing the escalation of any tension between Palestinians and Israelis in a phone call with Israeli Prime Minster Naftali Bennett

FM stresses importance of paving way for reviving Mideast peace, strengthen Gaza ceasefire

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 - 02:16 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry underscored Sunday the importance of paving the way for reviving the Middle East peace process, aimed at establishing an independent Palestinian state.

Egypt’s FM Shoukry, Israeli counterpart discuss resuming talks between Palestinians, Israelis

Fri, 18 Jun 2021 - 11:47 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry received Friday, a phone call from Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid.

Gaza Strip Governor praises Egypt’s role supporting Palestinian cause

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 - 10:37 GMT

Governor of the Gaza Strip, Ibrahim Abu al-Naga praised the Egyptian role to achieve peace in Palestine and contributing to the reconstruction process in Gaza,

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.

Egyption National TV airs special episode from Gaza Strip

Thu, 10 Jun 2021 - 04:12 GMT

The daily morning show 'Good Morning Egypt' or 'Sabah al Khier ya Masr' aired through Channel One of the Egyptian national TV hosted, Wednesday special episode from Gaza,

Japanese FM praises Egypt’s ‘major role’ in achieving ceasefire between Palestinians, Israel

Mon, 07 Jun 2021 - 03:28 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and his Japanese counterpart Toshimitsu Motegi had telephone conversations, where the latter expressed his deep appreciation towards Egypt’s “major role” in achieving ceasefire agreement between Israel and the Palestinian factions.

Misr Sinai Company: Teams deployed to Gaza to lift rubble, prepare for reconstruction works

Sat, 05 Jun 2021 - 01:10 GMT

Misr Sinai Company sent engineering and technical equipment and crews to Gaza Strip to help remove the remains of the rubble, and start reconstruction works, as per the directives of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi.

Egyptian equipment, crews to enter Gaza, Friday as part of reconstruction process

Thu, 03 Jun 2021 - 09:19 GMT

Egyptian engineering equipment and crews are expected to enter Gaza Strip through the Rafah crossing, Friday

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.

Palestinian Ambassador to Cairo Diab al-Louh praises Egypt’s efforts to unify Palestinian factions, solidify ceasefire

Tue, 01 Jun 2021 - 05:36 GMT

Palestinian Ambassador to Cairo Diab al-Louh praised the Egyption efforts to unify the Palestinian factions and solidify the ceasefire.

Egypt’s Sisi directs rapid entry of equipment into Gaza to contribute in reconstruction process

Tue, 01 Jun 2021 - 04:33 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al Sisi directed, Tuesday with the rapid sending and entry of equipment into Gaza Strip to contribute in the reconstruction process.

Sisi invites Palestinian factions to meet in Cairo next week to end internal division, discuss Gaza reconstruction

Tue, 01 Jun 2021 - 02:44 GMT

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas appreciated the efforts of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi to help end the internal Palestinian dispute, and his call for a meeting of the factions in Egypt next week.

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.

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