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US diplomat embarks on Mideast tour, including Egypt

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 - 03:51 GMT

US Deputy Assistant State Secretary for Israeli and Palestinian Affairs Hadi Amr will accompany Lambert during her Mideast tour.

Israeli aircraft carry out raid on Gaza Strip after missile interception

Tue, 19 Apr 2022 - 12:01 GMT

A number of Israeli armed reconnaissance aircraft carried out early on Tuesday a raid on Gaza Strip.

Israel lifts West Bank, Gaza closure

Sun, 17 Apr 2022 - 02:22 GMT

Israeli Defense Minister Benny Gantz’s office announced the decision to open the crossings, following a situational assessment he held with top military and defence officials.

Mahmoud Ezat sentenced to life in 'Border Infiltration' case

Sun, 17 Apr 2022 - 11:54 GMT

Mahmoud Ezat is the former deputy Supreme Guide of the outlawed Muslim Brotherhood.

Rafah crossing between Egypt, Gaza remains open for stranded passengers, humanitarian cases

Mon, 24 Jan 2022 - 01:05 GMT

The Egyptian authorities on Monday resumed operating Rafah border crossing on both sides,

Rafah crossing between Egypt, Gaza remains open for stranded passengers, humanitarian cases

Mon, 03 Jan 2022 - 02:05 GMT

Egypt’s authorities, continued on Monday operating Rafah border crossing on both sides to facilitate the transit of stranded Palestinians and the entry of aid and construction materials to the Gaza Strip.

Egyptian medical delegation arrives in Gaza to perform critical surgeries: Extra News

Thu, 23 Dec 2021 - 09:14 GMT

An Egyptian medical delegation comprising doctors of different specialties have arrived in the Gaza Strip to perform critical surgeries, Extra News reported.

Egypt, Qatar sign deals to supply fuel, basic materials for Gaza

Thu, 18 Nov 2021 - 10:32 GMT

The total amount provided reached more than USD 1.5 billion, issued to health, education, housing, industry, agriculture, infrastructure projects, roads, and buildings.

Opened for 6 consecutive months: Rafah Border continues to receive humanitarian cases, aid

Tue, 16 Nov 2021 - 01:28 GMT

The Rafah crossing has been opened for the past six months, and on Tuesday, it enters its seventh month of consecutive operation to facilitate the crossing of humanitarian cases and medical aid to Palestinians.

Rafah crossing between Egypt, Gaza remains open for stranded passengers, humanitarian cases

Mon, 11 Oct 2021 - 01:19 GMT

It is also part of the Egyptian commitment announced by Sisi to quickly improve the living conditions of the Gaza dwellers.

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).

Rafah crossing between Egypt, Gaza remains open for stranded passengers, humanitarian cases

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 01:15 GMT

Egypt’s authorities, continued on Monday operating Rafah border crossing on both sides to facilitate the transit of stranded Palestinians and the entry of aid and construction materials to the Gaza Strip.

Egypt starts reconstruction works in Al-Rasheed St. in Gaza: Head of Palestinian Businessmen Association

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 - 10:47 GMT

Egypt has started the reconstruction works of Al-Rasheed Street in northern Gaza per instructions of President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, stated Head of Palestinian Businessmen Association in Gaza Strip Ali al-Hayek.

Egypt begins renovation of main street in Gaza Strip within reconstruction

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 - 01:20 GMT

A team of Egyptian engineers had arrived in Gaza through Rafah Crossing to supervise reconstruction.

Rocket fired from Gaza intercepted

Sun, 12 Sep 2021 - 01:29 GMT

The rocket was intercepted by the Iron Dome missile defense system.

Rafah border crossing between Egypt, Gaza remains open on Wednesday

Wed, 01 Sep 2021 - 02:52 GMT

Official sources affirmed that the Rafah border crossing remains opened on Wednesday to allow the crossing of stranded passengers and humanitarian cases on both sides.

Rafah crossing remained exceptionally opened to allow humanitarian aid to Palestinains

Sun, 01 Aug 2021 - 11:59 GMT

Medical and administrative teams are stationed for facilitating the passage of humanitarian cases and their companions to hospitals for treatment, said sources at the crossing.

Egypt decries renewed Israeli violations against Al-Aqsa Mosque

Mon, 19 Jul 2021 - 12:49 GMT

Egypt has denounced the renewed violations of the blessed Al-Aqsa Mosque by Israeli extremists under the protection of the Israeli occupation forces.

Egypt condemns renewal of violations against Al Aqsa Mosque by Israeli extremists

Sun, 18 Jul 2021 - 02:21 GMT

The condemnation is issued one day ahead of the eve of Al Adha Eid; both are holy Islamic events.

Rafah crossing remains open to receive injured Palestinians

Mon, 21 Jun 2021 - 10:10 GMT

The crossing has been open on an exceptional basis since May 16 following directives of President Abdel Fattah El Sisi.

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