Arab League

Palestine's Abbas briefs President Sisi on efforts to push forward peace process: WAFA

Tue, 06 Sep 2022 - 01:13 GMT

Sisi received Abbas on Tuesday in Al-Ittihadiya presidential palace in Cairo, Palestinian news agency WAFA reported.

Egypt keen to work with Algeria to ensure Arab summit success in enhancing efforts to tackle challenges: Sisi

Tue, 06 Sep 2022 - 12:57 GMT

Receiving Algerian Foreign Minister Ramtane Lamamra in Cairo on Tuesday, Sisi affirmed that success of the upcoming summit aims at restoring the unity of the Arab world in a way that supports the concept of the national state and preserve the resources of the Arab peoples.

AL says rejects German campaign of bullying against Palestine, its president

Fri, 19 Aug 2022 - 12:21 GMT

The Arab League General Secretariat expressed its rejection and surprise at what appeared to be a German campaign of bullying against Palestine and its President Mahmoud Abbas after his use of the term "Holocaust" to express Israeli crimes against the Palestinian people.

Egypt's FM partakes in Arab League meeting on containing repercussions of Ukrainian crisis

Sun, 05 Jun 2022 - 12:14 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry participated via video link on Sunday in a ministerial meeting of the Arab League on the Ukrainian crisis.

United Nations, African Union, Arab League, Muslim World League condemn terror attack in Egypt's Sinai

Sun, 08 May 2022 - 03:02 GMT

The terror attack was launched Saturday against a water lifting plant on the eastern bank of the Suez Canal in Sinai, killing 11 military men and injuring five.

Algerian President praises Egypt’s role in Arab nationalism

Sun, 24 Apr 2022 - 11:46 GMT

The Algerian president affirmed that all Arab countries have confirmed their participation in the upcoming Arab summit due to convene in Algeria next November.

Shoukry, FMs of Arab contact group on Ukraine, meet Ukrainian FM in Warsaw

Tue, 05 Apr 2022 - 06:45 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, foreign ministers of the Arab Contact Group on the Ukrainian Crisis and Secretary General of the Arab League Ahmed Abul Gheit held a meeting Tuesday with Polish Foreign Minister Zbigniew Rau and Ukrainian Foreign Minister Dmytro Kuleba in Warsaw.

Egypt’s FM: Arab countries offer mediation between Russia, Ukraine

Mon, 04 Apr 2022 - 08:28 GMT

Arab League Secretary-General Ahmed Abu El Gheit said that this conflict has negatively affected the Arab citizens when it comes to the supply of grain, tourism, and high prices of oil.

Egyptian FM receives phone call from Ukrainian counterpart

Thu, 24 Mar 2022 - 01:02 GMT

Minister Sameh Shokry received Thursday a phone call from his Ukrainian counterpart Dmytro Kuleba.

Al Assad in UAE for 1st time since outbreak of Syrian crisis in 2011

Sat, 19 Mar 2022 - 06:58 GMT

Syria's membership in the Arab League was suspended in 2011 following the Syrian revolution against President Bashar al-Assad.

Egypt, Sudan call for ‘serious negotiations’ regarding GERD

Wed, 09 Mar 2022 - 11:21 GMT

Shoukry affirmed Egypt’s rejection of Ethiopia’s unilateral act of starting the operation of the Renaissance Dam last month, which is a further violation of Ethiopia’s obligations under the 2015 Declaration of Principles Agreement,

Egypt, Jordan, Iraq’s FMs hold tripartite meeting to discuss international, regional issues

Wed, 09 Mar 2022 - 09:15 GMT

The tripartite meeting dealt with the latest developments on the international scene, especially the developments of the Ukrainian crisis and its various repercussions, said Egyptian Foreign Ministry spokesman Ahmed Hafen in a statement.

Egypt’s FM, Pedersen political settlement of Syrian crisis

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 - 07:07 GMT

Shoukry affirmed Egypt's keenness to advance the political process in Syria and end the political stalemate in the Syrian scene.

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.

In Pics: President Sisi receives his Algerian counterpart Abdelmadjid Tebboune at Cairo International Airport

Mon, 24 Jan 2022 - 07:37 GMT

In remarks to Egypt Today, Algerian Parliament Member Abdelkader Berriche said that Tebboune’s visit will have significant outcomes on the political level as it will unify visions and stances regarding geostrategic issues.

Arab League hopes that Libyans could fulfill aspirations of rebuilding new civil state

Sat, 08 Jan 2022 - 11:23 GMT

The Libyan envoy stressed the importance of the roles played by Arab bodies to reach consensus among Arab countries

AL chief says respects Hamdok's resignation decision

Tue, 04 Jan 2022 - 03:43 GMT

Arab League (AL) Secretary-General Ahmed Abul Gheit said he respects Abdalla Hamdok's decision to resign as Sudan's Prime Minister, expressing his understanding of the justifications raised in the resignation letter.

Egypt elected chair of Ministerial Arab Council for Tourism in 2021-2023

Wed, 08 Dec 2021 - 03:06 GMT

The council's 24th meeting took place in the headquarters of the Arab League in Cairo where the ministers also selected capital of Arab tourism for the year 2022.

Photos: Arab League chief hails Egypt Defense Expo 2021 as significant addition to national security

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 09:43 GMT

Secretary-General of the Arab League Ahmed Aboul Gheit hailed Egypt Defense Expo (EDEX) 2021 as a significant addition to national security.

Arab League expresses its support for Arab Charter on Human Rights Committee

Mon, 25 Oct 2021 - 11:48 GMT

The two-day session will discuss the second periodic report of Qatar, as part of the entitlements for its accession to the Arab Charter on Human Rights.