Egypt - Foreign Affairs

GCC rejects 'acts harming Egyptian, Sudanese Nile rights', urges binding GERD deal

The Supreme Council of the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) voiced its rejection of any 'act or measure that harms the Egyptian and Sudanese rights in the River Nile', urging a fair and binding solution to the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) file.

US congressional aides eye cooperation with Egypt to support regional stability efforts

A delegation of US congressional aides visiting Cairo has expressed aspiration for cooperation with Egypt at bilateral levels and through international events to support regional security, stability, and peace efforts.

Egypt, Cyprus follow up on potential power linkage venture

Egyptian and Cypriot officials discussed on Tuesday a number of potential joint projects, including a power grid venture to exchange electricity between the two countries.

Lebanon's interior minister hails Egypt's security progress

Lebanese Minister of Interior Bassam Mawlawi praised Egypt's achievement of security and stability under President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi as well as its economic progress and prosperity that became an example to emulate.

Improving citizens' quality of life curbs corruption: PM at CoSP opening

Corruption significantly affects the quality of life and, therefore, improving citizens’ quality of life curbs the spread of corruption, Egypt’s Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly said on Monday.

GCC expresses support for Egypt's national security, water rights

The Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) expressed its support for the Egyptian national security, including its water rights, stressing that Egypt plays a "pivotal" role in supporting security and stability in the region, Egypt’s foreign ministry stated on Sunday.

Egypt coordinates with the Gulf Cooperation Council on all issues: FM Shoukry

Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry said on Sunday that Egypt was coordinating with the Gulf Cooperation Council’s (GCC) countries on all regional issues.

World Youth Forum announces events agenda for January’s fourth edition

Egypt’s World Youth Forum (WYF) announced on Sunday the agenda of events for its fourth edition, which will take place between 10 and 13 January 2022 in Sharm El-Sheikh.

Egypt, Serbia seek to enhance energy, tourism and military cooperation

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi and Serbian Parliament Speaker Ivica Dacic discussed ways to enhance bilateral relations in the fields of health, energy and tourism, as well as military cooperation, during a meeting in Cairo on Sunday.

Success of AU CISSA's multilateral security work system serves regional, int'l security goals: President Sisi

Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi​ said the success of the multilateral security work system under the umbrella of the African Union’s Committee of Intelligence and Security Services (CISSA) will directly serve regional and international security objectives.

Egypt to host 9th session of UN anti-corruption conference on Monday in Sharm Sheikh

Egypt will host the 9th session of the Conference of States Parties (CoSP) to the United Nations Convention against Corruption (UNCAC) from 13 to 17 December in Sharm El-Sheikh, according to UN’s official website.

FM Shoukry in Riyadh to launch Egyptian-Gulf political consultation mechanism

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry arrived in Riyadh on Sunday to meet with foreign ministers from the Gulf Cooperation Council (GCC) to launch a political consultation mechanism.

Egypt takes over presidency of AU’s Committee of Intelligence and Security Services for 2022

​Egypt’s General Intelligence Service (GIS) took over the presidency of the African Union Committee of Intelligence and Security Services (CISSA) for 2022 from Nigeria.

Egypt offers condolences to Nigeria over bus, mosque attacks

Egypt has offered its condolences to Nigeria over two attacks that recently targeted a bus and a mosque in different states, leaving dozens of civilians dead and injured, a statement by the Foreign Ministry said on Saturday.

INTERVIEW: Lebanese PM’s meeting with Sisi ‘extremely fruitful’

Talking about Egypt’s cooperation with Lebanon to solve the countries energy crisis and develop its economy, Ahram Daily Newspaper interviewed Lebanese Prime Minister Najib Mikati.

FM Shoukry calls for resuming Palestinian-Israeli talks to reach two-state solution

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry has reiterated the necessity of resuming the Palestinian and Israeli negotiating track soon to reach a just and comprehensive settlement for the Palestinian issue based on the two-state solution.

Egypt to provide Lebanon with gas soon, look into power linkage proposal

President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has ordered the government to swiftly provide Lebanon with gas needed to generate energy and solve the power crisis, Egyptian Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly said on Thursday.

PM Mikati hails Egypt’s 'sincere efforts' to mobilise international support for Lebanon

Lebanon’s Prime Minister Najib Mikati hailed Egypt’s sincere efforts to mobilise international support for Lebanon in the face of difficult political and economic challenges facing the country.

Egypt to continue efforts to achieve comprehensive peace in Middle East based on two-state solution: Sisi

Egypt will continue its efforts to achieve fair and comprehensive peace in the Middle East based on the two-state solution and international legitimacy resolutions, President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi told Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid on Thursday.

Israeli FM arrives in Cairo, says relations with Egypt 'vital for Israel's interests'

Israeli Foreign Minister Yair Lapid announced in a tweet that he arrived in Cairo in an official visit on Thursday, adding that he is scheduled to meet with Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi and Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry.

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