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Lebanese becomes 1st city mayor of Arab-Muslim origin in U.S.

Sun, 16 Jan 2022 - 12:42 GMT

Hammoud was born on March 9, 1990 and is affiliated to the Democratic Party.

Memory of the day: Former Egyptian President Gamal Abdel Nasser lays the foundation stone for the construction of the High Dam in 1960

Sun, 09 Jan 2022 - 09:54 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on January 9.

Egyptian expats in U.S. donate LE5M to Decent Life initiative in 2 hours

Sun, 19 Dec 2021 - 01:16 GMT

Since its launching earlier in 2021, LE103 billion were spent through the initiative on 600 projects located across 377 villages at 11 governorates.

Egypt's Cabinet's spox answers questions of U.S. Congressional Assistants Delegation

Thu, 16 Dec 2021 - 06:57 GMT

Spokesperson of the Cabinet Nader Saad answered Thursday the questions raised by members of the U.S. Congressional Assistants Delegation who is on a visit to Egypt.

U.S. imposes sanctions on Eritrean entities, individuals in connection with crisis in Ethiopia

Fri, 12 Nov 2021 - 09:10 GMT

The United States imposed Friday sanctions on four Eritrean entities and two individuals in connection with the crisis in Ethiopia.

Egypt negotiates to manufacture Moderna vaccine locally at VACSERA: Minister

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 10:11 GMT

Egyptian Minister Hala Zayed stated Monday that Egypt is negotiating to domestically manufacture anti-COVID vaccine “Modern” at its factories at VACSERA.

Egyptian pres., U.S. National Security Advisor discuss Ethiopian Dam, Libyan elections

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 - 02:55 GMT

U.S. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan and accompanying delegation visited Egypt Wednesday.

Egyptian FM receives U.S. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 - 01:41 GMT

They held consultations over a number of bilateral and regional matters of mutual interest.

Egypt offers condolences to US over Ida Hurricane victims

Fri, 03 Sep 2021 - 05:31 GMT

Egypt has offered its deepest condolences to the United States over the victims of flash flooding caused by the remnants of Hurricane Ida that brought torrential rains.

Remarkable progress in Egypt-US scientific cooperation over past 25 years: Higher education min.

Thu, 02 Sep 2021 - 12:32 GMT

The past quarter-century has seen remarkable progress in scientific and research cooperation between Egypt and the United States, Higher Education and Scientific Research Minister Khaled Abdel Ghaffar said Wednesday.

In pics: United States delivers 20 brand new buses to North Sinai

Mon, 16 Aug 2021 - 04:53 GMT

The United States, through the U.S. Agency for International Development (USAID), delivered 20 new, locally-manufactured buses to the North Sinai Governorate.

Egyptian president, CIA director confer over 5 crises, including Afghanistan's

Sun, 15 Aug 2021 - 12:13 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Sunday in Al Itihadiyah Palace Director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Williams Burns.

U.S. State Secretary calls on Ethiopian PM to withdraw Amhara forces from Tigray region

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 - 02:52 GMT

The state secretary also urged all parties to achieve an "immediate and indefinite ceasefire" in the region lying northern the country on the borders with Sudan.

Memory of the day: French military commander Kléber assassinated in Cairo in 1800

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 - 12:29 GMT

On June 14, many important events took place.

Laila Pence in Egypt to discuss launching campaign for Egyptian expats’ donations to Haya Karima

Mon, 14 Jun 2021 - 11:30 GMT

Minister of State for Immigration Nabila Makram Shaheed received Saturday Egyptian Laila Pence, who is the president and co-founder of Pence Wealth Management, and one of America’s top wealth advisors.

U.S. imposes visa restriction on Ethiopian officials involved in Tigray crisis

Mon, 24 May 2021 - 03:33 GMT

The United states announced imposing visa restriction for Ethiopian government officials and members of security forces or any other individuals responsible for, or complicit in, undermining resolution of the crisis in Tigray.

Egyptian minister highlights facts on Ethiopian Dam's floodgates, turbines

Mon, 24 May 2021 - 10:13 GMT

The minister added that Egypt heading to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is not ruled out.

Egypt's FM, U.S. State Secretary discuss ongoing Israeli aggression against Palestinians

Mon, 17 May 2021 - 08:08 GMT

Both ministers "highlighted the importance of the strong strategic partnership between the United States and Egypt," the statement added.

Egypt's president receives head of World Jewish Congress

Wed, 21 Apr 2021 - 02:07 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Wednesday President of the World Jewish Congress Ronald Lauder in Cairo.

U.S. Central Command’s Director for Strategy visits Egypt's Suez Canal chairman

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 01:44 GMT

Suez Canal Authority Chairman Osama Rabie received Tuesday U.S. Central Command’s Director for Strategy, Plans, and Policy Scott Benedict in Ismailiyah.