Egyptian Foreign Minister

Settling crisis, holding scheduled polls, ending interference: Egypt's messages during Libya Stabilization Conference

Fri, 22 Oct 2021 - 01:49 GMT

Egypt has been among the main attendees at the Libya Stabilization Conference held on Thursday in Tripoli to mobilize international efforts ahead as Libyans gear up for elections scheduled for December.

Egypt’s FM discusses bilateral ties, issues of concern with chair of US Senate’s Foreign Relations Committee

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 11:55 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry held talks on bilateral cooperation with US democrat Senator Robert Menendez of New Jersey, who serves as chair of the Senate’s Foreign Relations committee.

Egypt’s FM to receive chair of US Senate’s Foreign Relations Committee Thursday

Thu, 14 Oct 2021 - 07:57 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will receive on Thursday US democrat Senator Robert Menendez of New Jersey, who serves as chair of the Senate’s Foreign Relations committee.

Egypt’s FM urges unconditional exit of all foreign forces, mercenaries from Libya

Thu, 30 Sep 2021 - 01:08 GMT

This should come in line with the relevant international resolutions and through supporting the mission of the 5+5 joint military committee in this regard, Shoukry said as he delivered a recorded speech to a virtual meeting of the AU Peace and Security Council on Libya.

Photos: Egypt’s FM affirms to UN Secretary-General the need to reach legally-binding deal on GERD

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 - 09:00 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry affirmed the need for a legally-binding agreement on the filling and operation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) as he met on Saturday with United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres.

Egypt’s FM calls for holding Libyan elections as scheduled in neighboring states meeting in New York

Fri, 24 Sep 2021 - 09:52 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry affirmed on Friday the need for holding the Libyan elections as scheduled as a step to consolidate stability in Libya.

Egyptian, Jordanian, Iraqi FMs discuss advancing cooperation on UNGA sidelines

Thu, 23 Sep 2021 - 03:04 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met with his Jordanian and Iraqi counterparts, Ayman Safadi and Fuad Hussein, in New York on the sidelines of the 76th session of the UN General Assembly (UNGA).

Egypt, Saint Kitts and Nevis sign joint statement to establish diplomatic relations

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 - 10:47 GMT

Egypt and the Caribbean Saint Kitts and Nevis country signed a joint statement to declare the establishment of diplomatic relations between the two countries.

Mikati invites Egypt’s FM to visit Lebanon in light of strong bilateral relations

Wed, 22 Sep 2021 - 08:36 GMT

Lebanon’s new Prime Minister Najib Mikati invited Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on Tuesday to visit Lebanon at the earliest opportunity.

Shoukry, Menfi discuss latest Libyan developments, pushing forward comprehensive political settlement

Mon, 20 Sep 2021 - 06:08 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry and President of the Libyan Presidential Council Mohamed Al-Menfi discussed on Monday the developments in the Libyan situation.

Egyptian, Libyan FMs discuss boosting bilateral cooperation on sidelines of Algeria’s meeting

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 07:52 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed on Monday boosting bilateral cooperation frameworks with his Algerian counterpart, Najla Al-Mangoush as they met in Algeria on the sidelines of a ministerial meeting on Libya.

Egyptian, Sudanese FMs discuss priority issues on sidelines of Algeria’s meeting on Libya

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 07:14 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry discussed on Monday issues of mutual concern with Sudanese counterpart, Mariam Sadiq Al-Mahdi as they met in Algeria on the sidelines of a ministerial meeting on Libya.

Egypt’s FM urges taking measures required to prepare for Libyan election on 24 Dec.

Mon, 30 Aug 2021 - 05:57 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on Monday urged accelerating efforts to take all the measures required within the framework of readiness for the Libyan elections scheduled for 24 December.

Egypt’s FM heads to Manama to convey Sisi’s message to Bahraini king

Sat, 07 Aug 2021 - 07:32 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry headed to Bahrain in an official visit on Saturday evening to deliver a written message from the Egyptian president to the Bahraini king.

Czech shares with Egypt same concerns about GERD issue, encourages negotiations: FM

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 09:41 GMT

Czech Foreign Minister Jakub Kulhanek said on Sunday that his country shares with Egypt the same concerns about the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) dispute.

Shoukry tells Le Drian Egypt keen to continue consultation with France on GERD

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 - 08:27 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Egypt looks forward to continuing consultation with France on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam issue, as a permanent member of the United Nations Security Council.

Egyptian, Malaysian FMs discuss preparations for joint ministerial commission

Thu, 15 Jul 2021 - 09:34 GMT

This includes the first meeting for political consultations between senior officials of the two countries' foreign ministries to be held in Cairo, a statement by the Egyptian Foreign Ministry read.

Shoukry reiterates Egypt’s support to Lebanon in meeting with Hariri

Wed, 14 Jul 2021 - 10:21 GMT

This came as he met in Al-Tahrir Palace, Cairo, Prime Minister-designate Saad Hariri who has started an official visit to Egypt.

Egyptian FM urges Israel to not take any procedures undermining creation of peace climate

Mon, 12 Jul 2021 - 09:33 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry told his Israeli counterpart, Yair Lapid, that Egypt hopes the Israeli government does not take any procedures that can undermine the creation of a suitable climate for peace and stability and raise the tensions and chances of escalation.

FM: Egypt to ‘protect its right in life’ if GERD jeopardizes its existence

Thu, 08 Jul 2021 - 10:20 GMT

He noted that the Egyptian scientific research confirms that GERD can cause significant damage to Egypt and despite Egyptian efforts to preserve water and reuse it, the harm will spread as a plague among the Egyptian people.

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