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The move comes in the wake of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) regaining control, last month, of Mek’ele, the capital of the war-ravaged Tigray region.
Unilateral Ethiopian actions on GERD endanger Sudan’s security, says Sudanese Foreign Minister
Egypt sent earlier two trucks carrying more than 31 tonnes of medical supply to Tunisia
Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry met, on Sunday evening in Brussels, with his Israeli counterpart Yair Lapid. During the meeting, Shoukry noted the importance of removing the stalemate between the Palestinian and Israeli sides, in order to launch a just and comprehensive negotiating process. This is based on international references and relevant United …
The aid is being sent to support the latter’s health sector combat the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic.
The head of Libya’s Government of National Unity (GNU), Abdul Hamid Dbeiba, has announced that the country’s general elections will be held on time, in December 2021. Dbeiba’s remarks came on Sunday, during the opening ceremony of the media centre to cover the elections, which are scheduled for 24 December. He said that the interim …
Bassam Rady, Spokesperson for the Egyptian Presidency, said that, during the call, Al-Sisi asserted Egypt’s full support for all ongoing endeavours to reach a comprehensive solution to the Palestine-Israel conflict. This is with a view to achieving peace in the Middle East.
Outputs of Berlin II Conference celebrated language of consensus without real mechanisms, says Grada
Sudanese Foreign Minister expresses deep concern as Ethiopia heads toward unilateral filling of GERD reservoir
Discussions took place during Mohamed Abdel Atty’s four-day visit to South Sudan
EIB makes $425m available in debt and risk sharing instruments
The Tigray region was excluded from the upcoming elections as it recovers from a military operation against the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF), which was recently designated by the central government as a terrorist movement.
Egyptians have been detained in Tripoli since last Friday
Political parties are competing for the 547 seats in parliament, along with regional and federal councils. Voters in 23 constituencies in Addis Ababa are voting.
Sudanese Foreign Minister accuses Ethiopia of filling dam without reaching agreement with downstream countries
Shoukry affirms Egypt’s support to Libya in its endeavours to start new phase of internal reconciliation
Both sides discuss latest local, regional security developments, ways to strengthen bilateral relations
The meeting comes as part of preparations for the 1st Session of the Joint Higher Committee between the two countries. The committee meeting, held in Cairo, was headed by Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly and the Vice President of Economic Affairs in South Sudan.
Strikes took place after incendiary balloons were launched from Gaza
The event is set to take place on Tuesday around the Al-Aqsa Mosque, which is already a flashpoint between the Palestinians and Israelis.
Russia has offered to help coordinate filling and operation of Dam using satellite technologies, says country’s ambassador in Cairo
Israeli government, for first time, will include party that represents 21% Arab minority
Egyptian authorities resume exceptional opening of Rafah border crossing
Egypt firmly rejects Ethiopia dam’s second filling before reaching final agreement, says Shoukry
Elections follow President Abdelmadjid Tebboune’s decision to dissolve parliament in mid-February
Vaccination against COVID-19 among requirements for those looking to perform pilgrimage
AU delegation will also hold meetings with political figures, African diplomatic mission heads in Khartoum, UNITAMS mission head
Egypt always stands to support everything related to Palestine, says Social Solidarity Minister Nevine El-Kabbaj
The conference is taking place under the theme “Developments and Challenges on the Review of the Nuclear Non-Proliferation Treaty”.
Two countries agree to coordinate to protect security, peace, and stability in region