Iraq

Baghdad hosts Iranian-Egyptian talks: Iraqi FM

Fri, 01 Jul 2022 - 12:03 GMT

On April 13, 2022, Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met with US Special Envoy for Iran Robert Malley during the former’s official visit to Washington. During the meeting, Shoukry and Malley discussed the situations in the Middle East region, the Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs said in a statement.

Saudi Crown Prince to embark on tour including Egypt, Jordan, Turkey ahead of Biden’s visit to Riyadh: News Agency

Thu, 16 Jun 2022 - 01:18 GMT

Bin Salman’s tour comes two weeks before US President Joe Biden’s visit to the Saudi kingdom, scheduled on July 15 and 16, following another visit by Biden to Israel on July 14, and 15.

Egyptian president to meet Joe Biden at Saudi Arabia summit in July 2022

Tue, 14 Jun 2022 - 06:02 GMT

The Royal Diwan of Saudi Arabia announced Tuesday that U.S. President Joe Biden would attend on July 16 a summit encompassing the heads of state of Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) countries, as well as Egypt, Jordan, and Iraq.

Water ministers of Egypt, Syria, Iraq, Pakistan discuss water stress in region

Thu, 09 Jun 2022 - 11:47 GMT

The meeting also tackled the Turkish measures regarding the construction of dams on the banks of the Tigris and Euphrates rivers, which caused water stress in the downstream countries of Iraq and Syria.

FM praises Iraq’s role to counter terrorism, discuss regional updates with Jordanian, Iraqi counterparts

Mon, 06 Jun 2022 - 03:03 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, praised on Monday the great role played by Iraqi to overcome terrorism.

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.

King Abdullah II: Jordan works with UAE, Egypt, Iraq to build foundations of political and economic cooperation

Sun, 29 May 2022 - 06:50 GMT

He added that Jordan maintains its relations with every party in the region and does not depend on one party, to diversify options for achieving its interests and securing its strategic needs.

Egyptian President greets 6 Arab leaders on Eid Al Fitr occasion

Sun, 01 May 2022 - 09:45 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi made phone calls Saturday evening to six Arab leaders greeting them on the occasion of Eid Al Fitr.

Iraq offers condolences to Egypt for victims of Aswan accident

Fri, 15 Apr 2022 - 12:47 GMT

A truck and a tourist bus crashed on Wednesday, causing the death of five Egyptians and five foreigners (four French tourists, a Belgian national), according to officials. The crash also wounded 14 people, including tourists from France and Belgium.

Egypt, Iraq discuss boosting cooperation in health sector

Fri, 25 Mar 2022 - 12:01 GMT

The two sides discussed activating a memorandum of understanding signed in 2020 that included cooperation in the fields of pharmaceutical manufacturing and receiving critically-ill patients for treatment in both countries' hospitals.

Egypt's FM warns against unilateral acts on Palestinian Cause during OIC meeting

Wed, 23 Mar 2022 - 03:31 GMT

The minister showcased that the Palestinian Cause was the main reason the OIC was established.

Egypt condemns 'coward terrorist attack' against Iraq's Erbil

Sun, 13 Mar 2022 - 03:37 GMT

The ministry reiterated Egypt's support to Iraq against such vile acts, and its right in taking measures that would preserve its security and stability.

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.

King Abdullah II highlights importance of building on Jordan’s strategic partnerships with Egypt, Saudi Arabia, Iraq

Sun, 06 Mar 2022 - 04:44 GMT

As per a protocol inked between Egypt and Jordan, a land line starting from Cairo passing by Amman and arriving to Baghdad and vice versa will be established to facilitate all movement between the borders.

Egypt condemns terrorist attack on Baghdad airport

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 - 08:53 GMT

The Foreign Ministry deeply condemned Friday's missile shelling of Baghdad International Airport, which resulted in material damage.

Iran into World Cup final as Japan, South Korea move closer

Fri, 28 Jan 2022 - 11:51 GMT

Iran became the first team from Asia to qualify for the 2022 World Cup finals on Thursday with a 1-0 victory over Iraq.

Egypt condemns terrorist attack on Iraqi soldiers in Diyala province

Fri, 21 Jan 2022 - 12:49 GMT

“Egypt extends its sincere condolences and sympathy to Iraq, its government and people, and to the families of the innocent victims of this tragic accident,” the statement read.

Memory of the day: Ismail Pasha takes over the rule of Egypt in 1863

Tue, 18 Jan 2022 - 10:14 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on January 18.

Iraqi Prime Minister to participate in Egypt’s World Youth Forum: media reports

Sat, 08 Jan 2022 - 09:27 GMT

The Iraqi Prime Minister’s visit would last two days, during which he would participate in activities that would tackle climate change, technological developments, and the post-coronavirus period.

Memory of the day: Former Iraqi President Saddam Hussein arrested in 2003

Mon, 13 Dec 2021 - 11:59 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on December 13.

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