Jerusalem

Egypt’s FM meets with speaker of the Palestinian National Council

Thu, 29 Sep 2022 - 12:14 GMT

Egypt condemned on September 26, 2022, the repeated, escalating violations of the sanctity of Al-Aqsa Mosque, carried out by Jewish extremist elements in full view of the Israeli occupation forces.

Biden's visit to Palestine reflects keenness on attaining peace: Abbas

Fri, 15 Jul 2022 - 12:52 GMT

Speaking during a joint press conference with Biden, Abbas added that today's meeting represents a perfect opportunity to discuss ways of boosting bilateral ties between the two countries.

Flag march, Israeli provocations exacerbate situation in Palestinian lands: Egypt’s Azhar

Mon, 30 May 2022 - 09:21 GMT

Al-Azhar Observatory for Combating Extremism said in a statement that it was following closely on the Zionist flag march in the old city, which chanted racist slogans against the Palestinian people amid calls for demolishing Al-Aqsa Moaque.

There is no point in banning Copts from visiting Jerusalem: Pope Tawadros II of Egypt

Sat, 08 Jan 2022 - 03:26 GMT

There is no point in banning the visits of Copts to Jerusalem at the moment, as such decision has weakened Coptic presence in the holy city, Pope Tawadros II of Egypt aid Friday.

UN General Assembly approves Egypt-drafted resolutions on Jerusalem, Syria's Israeli-occupied Golan Heights

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 09:59 GMT

Permanent Representative of Egypt to the United Nations Osama Abdel Khalek announced the news Thursday.

Dozens of Israeli settlers break into Al Aqsa Mosque, provoke worshippers

Tue, 02 Nov 2021 - 12:30 GMT

Dozens of Israeli settlers – guarded by Israeli police - broke into Jerusalem's Al Aqsa Mosque Tuesday through Al Maghariba Gate and kept provoking worshippers.

Memory of the day: Gamal Abdel Nasser signs the British Evacuation Agreement from Egypt in 1954

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 11:40 GMT

In the following lines, ET sheds light on the most important world events that took place on October 19.

Egypt denounces Israeli court's decision to allow Jewish worshipers to pray at Aqsa Mosque

Thu, 07 Oct 2021 - 09:14 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry condemned on Thursday Israeli court's decision which grants Jewish worshipers the right to pray at al-Aqsa Mosque in the old city of East Jerusalem.

ET commemorates Palestinian child martyr Mohammad Al-Durra on his 21stdeath anniversary

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 - 01:15 GMT

This unfortunate event coincided with the Al-Aqsa Intifada.

Memory of the day: 1st Cannes Film Festival launches in 1946

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 - 12:36 GMT

On September 20, many important events took place.

Memory of the day: Italian forces invade Egypt during WWII in 1940

Mon, 13 Sep 2021 - 12:52 GMT

On September 13, many important events took place.

Memory of the day: Ali Maher Pasha's Ministry in Egypt submits its resignation in 1952

Tue, 07 Sep 2021 - 12:58 GMT

On September 7, many important events took place.

Egypt rejects any act that targets Arab, Islamic, and Christian identities of Jerusalem

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 07:56 GMT

Meanwhile, the Israeli Supreme Court postponed its ruling regarding the evacuation of four Jerusalemite families from the Sheikh Jarrah neighborhood in occupied East Jerusalem.

Memory of the day: Jerusalem falls to Crusaders during First Crusade in 1099

Thu, 15 Jul 2021 - 01:18 GMT

On July 15, many important events took place.

Memory of the day: Vatican City becomes an independent state in 1929

Mon, 07 Jun 2021 - 10:07 GMT

On June 7, many important events took place.

Symposium on Palestinian crisis to be held in Cairo Opera’s Small Theater on May 26

Mon, 24 May 2021 - 12:30 GMT

The symposium will be presented by the poet Mohamed Bahgat, with the participation of the veteran artist Samira Abdel Aziz.

Egypt is only foreign state allowed to intervene in Palestinian affairs: Palestinian ambassador to Cairo

Mon, 24 May 2021 - 11:36 GMT

The ambassador underlined a statement by President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi whereas he said that Egypt is a partner to Palestine and never solely a mediator.

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas praises Egypt’s ‘national stance’ supporting Gaza

Tue, 18 May 2021 - 05:24 GMT

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas praises Egypt’s ‘national stance’ to support the Palestinian people facing the Israeli ongoing aggression.

French, Egyptian, Jordanian chiefs of state to hold consultations to achieve ceasefire between Israelis, Palestinians

Tue, 18 May 2021 - 09:52 GMT

They will also examine brokering long-term peace talks between the Israelis and the Palestinians.

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