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While reviving the peace talks has its importance, the president hardly ever misses a chance to mention his initiative
The meeting inter alia tackled efforts to fight terrorism and regulate religious discourse
The situation in Egypt is more complicated than simply seeking funding or new technology, says researcher
Ignoring one side of the story is not efficient nor professional, says media trainer
Egypt’s call for Israel to push forward the peace initiative is linked with its own interests
Several US academics and activists called on Trump and Clinton not to meet Al-Sisi, but the meetings were held anyway
The president tackled several topics during his meetings, particularly the political turmoil in several Arab countries
The New York declaration lacks details on some implementation mechanisms, says researcher
The Egyptian president addressed the UN general assembly at the summit for migrants and refugees
Kobler held meetings during his visit to Egypt to discuss Libya’s current challenges
Al-Sisi arrives in New York to participate in high-level UN week
Three challenges lie ahead of this year’s assembly, says UN secretary general
An Egyptian delegation headed by President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi will address many important issues at the upcoming United Nations General Assembly
This year’s United Nations General Assembly will be held under the slogan “Sustainable Development Goals (SDG): a universal push to transform our world”
The UN should push ahead with sanctions against Syria for using chlorine gas, said Gernot Erler, Berlin’s representative in charge of relations with Moscow. He slammed Russia for threatening to veto the motion.
Do not expect to hear a good word about the Kingdom of Saudi Arabia on any Western media outlet these days. There is growing evidence of an international campaign built on exaggerations to blacken the country’s reputation and undermine its regional leadership standing. This only serves as a gift to the Iranian media and …
UN envoy to Libya Martin Kobler has arrived in Cairo for talks with Egyptian officials
17m landmines were left in the Western Desert; 155 sqkm were cleared in 2014
UN envoy Staffan de Mistura symbolically ended a meeting on Syria after saying no aid convoys reached besieged cities. He said the time had come for Russia and the United States to both push for an Aleppo ceasefire.
The United Nations (UN) on Saturday denied statements attributed to its secretary general Ban Ki-moon, in which he allegedly called for an investigation into the killing of hundreds during the Rabaa Al-Adaweya sit-in dispersal. “The United Nations in Egypt denies the issuance of any statements today or yesterday regarding Egyptian affairs by the UN secretary …
Appointing an expert on LGBT rights and abuses “conflicts with Egyptian morals”, Egyptian diplomat Amr Ramadan previously said
The new UN rapporteur on human rights in North Korea hopes the lessons he learned from other countries will improve the UN’s cooperation with the communist regime. But he told DW that he knows it won’t be easy.
Ministerial meeting to review progress in Israel-Palestine peace negotiations
Houthis call for protests to enforce formation of a political council to take power in Yemen
The Syrian government has confirmed its participation in the latest talks aimed at a political solution to the conflict. A UN official said he spoke with Damascus about the need for a UN-backed transition.
Rebels in Sanaa have dismissed a UN proposal to end fighting in their country. The plan, which had been accepted by the government, was no more than a “media stunt,” they said.
With ongoing conflicts in Libya, Yemen, Palestine, Iraq, and Syria, Arab Leaders discuss ways to stabilise the Arab region
It’s important to have a common stance and vision towards the Paris agreement, says minister
19 of the world’s 78 whale species currently live in the Mediterranean Sea, says researcher
Yemen’s internationally-backed government and Shiite Houthi rebels have resumed peace talks in Kuwait City. The ongoing conflict which began in March 2015 has claimed 9,000 lives to date.