Egyptian Foreign Minister

Ankara cancels talks with Athena over Egypt-Greece maritime border deal

Sun, 09 Aug 2020 - 05:23 GMT

Standing defiant against a newly-signed agreement on the demarcation of maritime borders in the EEZ area between Egypt and Greece, Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdoğan announced on Friday that his country cancelled talks with Greece over Mediterranean gas.

Egypt, Greece sign agreement to demarcate maritime borders

Thu, 06 Aug 2020 - 02:13 GMT

Shoukry received Dendias to discuss ways to enhance bilateral relations and review issues of mutual concern, Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Hafez said.

UAE backs Egypt’s efforts to resolve Libyan crisis, achieve stability: FM

Thu, 30 Jul 2020 - 09:43 GMT

UAE’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Abdullah bin Zayed affirmed his country’s support to Egypt’s efforts to resolve the Libyan crisis, as he spoke via phone with his Egyptian counterpart, Sameh Shoukry.

Egypt keen to ward off danger to its national security, help Libyans reach political solution: FM

Wed, 29 Jul 2020 - 08:48 GMT

Egypt is keen to help Libyan brothers to find a comprehensive political solution to the crisis in their country, which would restore stability and undermine the impact of terrorist organizations in Libya and neighboring states, Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said on Tuesday.

Forming agreed gov’t, dismantling militias ways to end Libyan crisis: Egyptian FM

Wed, 08 Jul 2020 - 06:06 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Egypt supports the political dialogue to resolve the Libyan crisis, in accordance with the Cairo Declaration on Libya Egyptian President has announced in June.

Egypt hands draft resolution on GERD to Security Council

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 03:06 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry on Wednesday said Egypt has introduced a draft resolution on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam to the United Nations Security Council, a day after he voiced Egypt's concern about the dam's safety on lives of more t

Egypt probes trilateral cooperation with Iraq, Jordan

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 02:33 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry underlined Wednesday the need to lay out new avenues for greater cooperation and coordination with Iraq and Jordan.

Egypt, US discuss developments in Libya, GERD crisis

Wed, 24 Jun 2020 - 08:18 GMT

Shoukry reviewed with Pompeo the Egyptian efforts aiming at reaching peaceful settlement, achieving stability in the region and facing terrorism and foreign interference.

Egypt's Foreign Minister says UN must stop Ethiopia on dam fill: AP

Sun, 21 Jun 2020 - 11:50 GMT

Egypt wants the United Nations Security Council to “undertake its responsibilities” and prevent Ethiopia from starting to fill its massive, newly built hydroelectric dam on the Nile River next month amid a breakdown in negotiations, Egyptian Foreign Minis

Egyptian, Italian FMs urge cooperation in fighting coronavirus

Sun, 03 May 2020 - 02:03 GMT

This comes a month after Egyptian Health Minister Hala Zayed arrived in Italy to deliver medical aid allocated by the Egyptian Armed Forces to the Italian side amid the coronavirus crisis.

Shoukri heads to Addis Ababa to attend AU Extraordinary Session

Tue, 13 Nov 2018 - 02:47 GMT

The extraordinary session is set to address updates of the AU Institutional Reform process, including the AU Commission’s reform that started in 2016.

Egypt, Sudan agree to develop relations, continue cooperation

Thu, 25 Oct 2018 - 10:32 GMT

Egyptian and Sudanese Foreign Ministers affirmed the importance of working to develop bilateral relations between the two countries.

Gas pipelines discussed in Egypt's FM meeting with Cypriot counterpart

Tue, 10 Apr 2018 - 03:05 GMT

Egyptian foreign minister met with his Cypriot counterpart, Nikos Christodoulides, on Tuesday to discuss challenges facing the two nations

Shoukry heads Egypt's Delegation to OIC Summit on Jerusalem

Mon, 11 Dec 2017 - 08:07 GMT

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry visits Istanbul, Turkey to participate in summit hosted by the Organization of Islamic Cooperation.

Inaccurate statements of Sudanese FM astonish Shoukry

Wed, 22 Nov 2017 - 03:00 GMT

The Egyptian foreign minister expressed astonishment on Wednesday at the Sudanese foreign minister's inaccurate statements about Sudan’s water share in the Nile.

Shoukry- U.S. officials discuss Qatar crisis developments

Fri, 11 Aug 2017 - 03:40 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry reviewed issues of interest to Egypt if Qatar kept adopting its negative role.

Egypt, Nigeria FMs discuss African issues

Fri, 30 Jun 2017 - 04:58 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry met Friday with his Nigerian counterpart Geoffrey Onyeama to discuss issues on the agenda of the African Union (AU) meetings.

Egypt following kidnapping, killing of national in US

Wed, 21 Jun 2017 - 02:08 GMT

The foreign ministry is following up the kidnapping and killing of an Egyptian national in the United States, Foreign Ministry spokesman Ahmed Abu Zeid said.

Egypt, Bulgaria discuss bolstering relations

Tue, 23 May 2017 - 09:02 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry meets with newly-appointed Bulgarian Foreign Minister Ekaterina Zaharieva.