Egypt calls upon all conflicting parties to end violence

Sat, 27 Aug 2022 - 10:56 GMT

Egypt also affirmed that there is a need to protect civilians and achieve calm in a way that preserves the Libyan people’s security, stability and capabilities and upholds the supreme interest, the statement said.

Egypt expresses readiness to cooperate with UN on protecting children against violations during armed conflicts

Sun, 05 Jun 2022 - 03:15 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry received Sunday UN Special Representative for Children and Armed Conflict Virginia Gamba.

Swiss Envoy for Middle East, North Africa displays strategic priorities on region

Tue, 03 May 2022 - 12:08 GMT

Swiss Envoy for the Middle East and North Africa Wolfgang Bruelhart displayed Monday his country's strategic priorities on the region in 2021-2024.

Egypt officially inaugurates African Union Center for Post-Conflict Reconstruction and Development

Wed, 22 Dec 2021 - 08:24 GMT

The ceremony was attended by a large number of African ambassadors to Cairo, and representatives of donating countries that support the center's activities.

Themes of concept sessions held by Egypt during chairmanship of AU Peace and Security Council showcased

Thu, 02 Dec 2021 - 11:15 GMT

Equally, other activities pertinent to conflicts on the continent took place.

Ethiopia's Tigray forces may capture Debre Berhan city in few hours

Tue, 23 Nov 2021 - 08:46 GMT

The city lies 130 kilometers away from the capital, Addis Ababa, which is the target of nine armed rebel groups.

Ongoing conflict in Ethiopia to put Africa in peril: AU

Sun, 21 Nov 2021 - 09:00 GMT

AU Chair and President of the Democratic Republic of Congo Felix Tshisekedi condemned in a message the use of force in that conflict.

United Nations allocate $25M to 'support lifesaving assistance' in Ethiopia's besieged Tigray

Tue, 16 Nov 2021 - 01:23 GMT

The funds will be directed to Tigray region, where armed conflict is ongoing.

'Libyan elections wouldn't be held, if it weren't for red line set by Egypt': presidency spox

Thu, 11 Nov 2021 - 04:42 GMT

President Sisi had headed to France earlier Thursday to take part in the conference scheduled for Friday on Libya.

Ethiopian authorities detain 72 Tigrayan drivers working with United Nations

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 - 09:52 GMT

Reuters acquired an "internal U.N. email" indicating that 72 Tigrayan drivers working with the United Nations have been detained by Ethiopian authorities.

Chance for political solution to Ethiopian crisis is low: AU high representative for Horn of Africa

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 10:54 GMT

A motion was submitted to the United Nations Security Council.

Ethiopian federal government launches airstrikes against Tigray forces

Tue, 09 Nov 2021 - 08:52 GMT

Airstrikes were launched Monday against the sites occupied by Tigray forces between Wollo province located in Oromia state, and Afar state.

Tigray forces lie 270 kilometers away from Ethiopian capital

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 09:01 GMT

It is noted that a number of countries are withdrawing their staff in the country as a result.

Canada withdraws families of embassy staff, non-essential employees from Ethiopia due to armed conflict

Mon, 08 Nov 2021 - 08:26 GMT

Tigray forces had captured two towns and have been advancing toward the capital so as now they lie 270 kilometers away from Addis Ababa.

Egypt proposes 4 measures to ensure Libyan elections are held in December

Thu, 21 Oct 2021 - 03:47 GMT

That was during the participation of the minister of foreign affairs in the international conference Libya held Thursday to support stability on its territories.

Egypt's FM urges intensification of efforts with Sierra Leone against terrorist, criminal groups in Sahel

Tue, 24 Aug 2021 - 01:45 GMT

The minister added that such cooperation has to include "reconstruction and post-conflict development endeavors."

Fair agreement on Ethiopian Dam spares region conflict: Egyptian Speaker

Sun, 11 Jul 2021 - 12:25 GMT

Gebali underscored that Ethiopia's unjustifiable behavior threatens Egypt's water security.

Since 1960, 30K Egyptians joined UN peacekeeping missions: FM

Thu, 17 Jun 2021 - 01:10 GMT

The Ministry of Foreign Affairs held Thursday a ceremony in Cairo on the occasion of the International Day of the United Nations Peacekeepers.

BREAKING: Military clash by heavy weapons between Sudanese, Ethiopian armies

Wed, 26 May 2021 - 02:21 GMT

The Sudanese and Ethiopian armies engaged Wednesday in military clash using heavy weapons in Bashenda border area.

Death toll among Palestinians in Israeli aggression rises to 259

Thu, 20 May 2021 - 03:59 GMT

Palestinian Al-Qassam Brigades, affiliated with Hamas, published on Thursday video footage showing a bus of Israeli soldiers at the Batar Zikim base was targeted by a guided missile.