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October 6 marks 48th anniversary of Egypt’s Glorious October 1973 Victory

Wed, 06 Oct 2021 - 11:49 GMT

On October 6, 1973 at 2:00 p.m. (Cairo time) the Egyptian Armed Forces launched its war against the Israeli troops bringing down Bar Lev Line (a series of fortifications).

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,

Egyptian president asserts backing to Palestinian counterpart in message delivered by intelligence chief

Sun, 30 May 2021 - 11:52 GMT

The president also directed Egyptian officials to continue brokering a solution to the issue of captives and missing individuals between Israel and Hamas.

Egypt’s FM Shoukry meets Palestinian President Abbas in Ramallah

Mon, 24 May 2021 - 03:14 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met, Monday Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas, in Ramallah city in the West Bank, as he affirmed Cairo's continuing efforts to solidify ceasefire.

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.

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.

Greek, Dutch FMs hold consultations with Egyptian counterpart over escalation in Gaza, Palestinian territories

Mon, 17 May 2021 - 01:27 GMT

They also tackled the endeavors made to accomplish pacification.

Egyptian FM urges Security Council to foster two-state solution to end Israeli/Palestinian conflict

Mon, 17 May 2021 - 08:51 GMT

Shokry added that the fall of scores of victims in Gaza Strip composes a threat to peace and security in the Middle East.

Egyptian Ambassador to Ramallah meets Palestinian PM amid Israeli aggression

Sun, 16 May 2021 - 02:52 GMT

The Egyptian ambassador displayed the diligent efforts of Cairo in coordinating with various parties and the international community to achieve pacification and end Israeli attacks.

Israeli raids against Gaza over 5 days incur 115 deaths, 621 injuries among Palestinians

Fri, 14 May 2021 - 12:33 GMT

The United Nations indicated Friday that Israeli strikes incurred the destruction of 200 residential units in Gaza Strip as well as 31 educational establishments.

US says Israel occupied West Bank, Gaza, and the Golan Heights after the 1967 war

Fri, 02 Apr 2021 - 08:13 GMT

“It is a historical fact that Israel occupied the West Bank, Gaza, and the Golan Heights after the 1967 war,” US State Department spokesman Ned Price told reporters.

President Sisi wishes Palestinian factions meeting in Cairo to achieve their goals

Tue, 16 Mar 2021 - 02:56 GMT

Egypt’s president Abdel Fatah al Sisi expressed his wishes for the Palestinian factions and leaders meeting in Cairo, Tuesday to achieve their desired goals of the dialogue.

Egypt condemns Israeli decision to establish 800 new settlement units

Tue, 12 Jan 2021 - 03:27 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry, condemned, Tuesday the Israeli government approval of 800 new settlement units in the West Bank

Palestine’s rival factions unite to face Israeli annexation plan

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 05:09 GMT

Palestine’s rival factions Fatah and Hamas held a rare meeting via video on Thursday to announce a new stage of joint national work to face Israel’s internationally-condemned annexation plan on the occupied West Bank.

Al Azhar rejects Israeli plans to annex parts of occupied West Bank

Thu, 02 Jul 2020 - 03:03 GMT

In a statement on Thursday, it warned that Israel’s expansionist policy threatens peace in the region and violates international law and conventions.

Palestinian community in Cairo rejects Israeli annexation plans

Fri, 26 Jun 2020 - 09:19 GMT

This plan is illegal and contradicts international legitimacy resolutions.

Arab Parliament rejects Israel's annexation plans in occupied West Bank

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 02:38 GMT

The Arab Parliament (AP) rejected and condemned any plans or measures taken by Israeli occupation forces to annex the Jordan Valley, the northern Dead Sea and settlements, KUNA reported.

Erekat welcomes European countries' joint message to Israel against WB annexation

Fri, 01 May 2020 - 11:12 GMT

The Palestinian leadership proceeds with its international diplomatic contacts at all arenas and levels to prevent Israel from implementing its plan to annex Palestinian territories.

Egypt affirms rejection of Israeli annexation of occupied lands in West Bank, Jordanian Valley

Thu, 30 Apr 2020 - 04:27 GMT

Egypt affirmed its steady and unchangeable stance towards the Palestinian cause, rejecting the Israeli unilateral move of annexation of the occupied lands in the West Bank and Jordanian Valley.

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