Egyptian parliament advances proposal to extend Sisi's rule

Egypt's parliament advances proposal to amend constitution in a way that could allow President Sisi to stay in office beyond 2022.Ben Ariel, 2/6/2019, 2:44 AM

Egyptian lawmakers seek to allow Sisi to extend rule

Egyptian lawmakers table constitutional changes that would allow President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi to extend his rule beyond 2022.Elad Benari, 2/4/2019, 4:39 AM

Jordanian King, Egyptian President call for 'two-state solution'

King Abdullah II and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi affirm importance of efforts to achieve peace based on two-state solution.Elad Benari, 1/14/2019, 6:06 AM

'Sometimes the Air Force needs to cross to the Israeli side'

“60 Minutes” airs full interview with Egyptian President, in which he acknowledged close security cooperation with Israel.Elad Benari, 1/7/2019, 5:31 AM

Egyptian President: We're working with Israel against ISIS

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi tells CBS his country has "a wide range of cooperation" with Israel.Elad Benari, 1/4/2019, 12:09 AM

Sisi and Trump discuss Middle East stability

Egyptian President discusses stability of the Middle East during a phone call with US President.Elad Benari, 1/2/2019, 6:43 AM

Mubarak takes witness stand in successor's trial

Former Egyptian President appears in successor Mohammed Morsi's trial, but asks current President for permission to testify.Elad Benari, 12/27/2018, 2:39 AM

Egypt allocates $71 million for synagogue renovations

Egyptian President to allocate $71 million for the renovation of synagogues and Jewish heritage sites in the country.Elad Benari, 12/12/2018, 4:08 AM

Sisi: Peace with Israel is 'stable and permanent'

Egyptian President hails peace agreement with Israel, says most Egyptians support it.Elad Benari, 11/5/2018, 6:14 AM

Sisi calls for resumption of Israel-PA talks

Speaking at UN General Assembly, Egyptian President says peace talks should guarantee establishment of Palestinian state.Elad Benari, 9/26/2018, 5:20 AM

ISIS has been 'wiped out', says Trump

President Trump says Islamic terror group all but annihilated in Syria, lauds Egypt's role in combating terror.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/25/2018, 9:36 AM

Sisi ratifies law to monitor social media

Egypt's President ratifies law granting authorities the right to monitor social media users in the country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/2/2018, 6:39 AM

Egypt tightens control of the internet

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi signs new law tightening the government's control of the internet.Elad Benari, 8/20/2018, 5:16 AM

Egyptian president fumes at Palestinian Authority chairman

Palestinian Authority's Abbas infuriates Egypt's Pres. El-Sisi furious as Egypt tries to broker peace between Hamas, PA, and Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/5/2018, 9:04 PM

Sisi to Israel: Take advantage of opportunity for peace

Egyptian President urges Israeli public to make use of an opportunity for peace with Palestinian Arabs.Ben Ariel, 7/30/2018, 5:40 AM

Sisi reshuffles cabinet

Egyptian President replaces the interior and defense ministers of the country’s cabinet in a major reshuffle.Ben Ariel, 6/15/2018, 6:38 AM

Sisi appoints new prime minister

Egypt's President appoints Mustafa Madbouly as Prime Minister after previous government resigns.Ben Ariel, 6/8/2018, 5:37 AM

Egypt's government resigns after Sisi sworn in

In keeping with political tradition, Egyptian Prime Minister submits his government's resignation after Sisi sworn in for second term.Ben Ariel, 6/6/2018, 5:35 AM

Egypt to keep Rafah crossing open throughout Ramadan

Egyptian President orders to keep border crossing between Gaza and Egypt open throughout the holy month of Ramadan.Elad Benari, 5/18/2018, 3:35 AM

Sisi: U.S. Embassy relocation will cause 'instability'

Egypt’s President says the move of the U.S. Embassy in Israel to Jerusalem will have negative repercussions.Elad Benari, 5/17/2018, 4:36 AM

Initial results show Sisi wins second term

Egyptian President re-elected for second term with 92 percent of the vote, according to preliminary results.Elad Benari, 3/30/2018, 3:36 AM

Report: Abbas under pressure to accept Trump plan

Saudi Crown Prince and Egyptian President reportedly told PA chairman he has no choice but to accept Trump's peace plan.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/9/2018, 6:46 AM

Pence: We'll support 'two-state solution' if both sides agree

U.S. Vice President meets Egyptian President, says U.S. has come to no final resolution on Israel-PA peace agreement.Elad Benari, 1/21/2018, 5:31 AM

Egypt's Sisi to run for second term

Egyptian President announces his intention to run for a second term in office. Elections will be held in March.Elad Benari, Canada, 1/19/2018, 10:19 PM

Analysis: Egypt, a powder-keg waiting to explode

The Arab’s world most populous country is hit with multiple problems - and a solution is nowhere in sight.Yochanan Visser, 12/28/2017, 7:29 PM

12 million urge Sisi to run again

Supporters of Egyptian president say they have collected more than 12 million signatures from people urging him to run for another term.Elad Benari, 12/25/2017, 3:06 AM

Sisi vows to respond to Sinai attack 'with brute force'

Egyptian President condemns Sinai mosque attack in which at least 235 people were killed.Elad Benari, Canada, 11/24/2017, 8:29 PM

Sisi to Iran: Stop meddling in the region

Egyptian President sides with Saudi Arabia, calls on on Iran to stop meddling in the Middle East, but stresses he is against war.Elad Benari, 11/9/2017, 6:05 AM

Sisi won't seek third term in office

Egyptian President says he will not violate country's constitution which permits leaders to serve only two four-year terms.Elad Benari, 11/8/2017, 6:08 AM

Sisi names new chief of staff

Egyptian President names new armed forces chief of staff, days after terrorist attack in Giza province.Ben Ariel, 10/29/2017, 3:31 AM

Sisi: Hamas-Fatah unity a step towards Israel-PA peace

Egyptian President says he hopes the prospect of reconciliation between Fatah and Hamas will pave the way to broader Israeli-PA peace.Elad Benari, 10/9/2017, 5:46 AM

Sisi: Hamas-PA reconciliation 'opportunity for regional peace'

Egypt attempts to broker between PA and Hamas terrorist group over Gaza rule.AFP, 10/3/2017, 6:42 PM

Sisi: Palestinians must co-exist with Israelis

Egyptian President urges Palestinian Arabs to be ready to co-exist with each other and with Israelis in safety and security.Elad Benari, 9/20/2017, 1:08 AM

Egyptian president meets Netanyahu for first ever public talks

President Al-Sisi offers help in rebooting negotiations with PA, stabilizing Gaza during first official meeting with PM Netanyahu.David Rosenberg, 9/19/2017, 8:21 AM

Trump speaks to Sisi, affirms friendship

U.S. President calls Egyptian counterpart, says he's keen on developing the relationship between their countries.Elad Benari, 8/25/2017, 4:04 AM

Egyptian leaders meet Kushner following U.S. aid cut

Egypt criticizes Washington for cutting some of its military aid. Foreign Minister meets Kushner after previously cancelling the meeting.Elad Benari, 8/24/2017, 6:03 AM

Fatah denies Egypt offered a unity deal with Hamas

Fatah official says Egyptian President never presented a proposal for a unity with Hamas.Dalit Halevi, 8/8/2017, 6:44 AM

Report: Hamas accepts unity deal with Fatah

Reports say Hamas accepted a unity deal with Fatah proposed by Egyptian Al-Sisi, but Abbas refused it.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/7/2017, 5:44 AM

PA satisfied with Abbas-Sisi meeting

Despite reports of tensions, PA chairman meets in Cairo with Egyptian President.Dalit Halevi, 7/10/2017, 3:07 AM

Sisi cancels Abbas visit to Egypt

A visit by PA chairman Mahmoud Abbas to Egypt scheduled for later this week has been abruptly canceled, say sources in Ramallah.Elad Benari, 7/5/2017, 5:15 AM

Sisi signs controversial NGO bill

Egyptian President signs into law contentious bill to regulate non-governmental organizations.Ben Ariel, 5/30/2017, 12:06 AM

Egypt strikes jihadist camps in Libya

Egypt launches six air strikes on jihadist camps in Libya following latest attack on Coptic Christians.Elad Benari, Canada, 5/27/2017, 12:07 AM

Egypt urges US to play 'active' Mideast peace role

Egyptian president says two-state solution is 'only way' to bring stability to Middle East.AFP, 4/29/2017, 8:38 PM

Rivlin to Sisi: Terror won't diminish Egypt's spirit

President Rivlin sends condolences to Egyptian President following attacks on Coptic churches.Elad Benari, Canada, 4/10/2017, 6:45 PM

Sisi declares state of emergency

Egyptian President declares three-month state of emergency following bombings on Coptic churches.Elad Benari, 4/10/2017, 2:07 AM

Sisi cautiously optimistic about Israel-PA peace

Egyptian President meets Jewish leaders, expresses guarded optimism about peace between Arabs and Israel.Ben Ariel, 4/7/2017, 5:41 AM

Sisi: Trump has true understanding of the Middle East

Egypt’s President hails Trump, says he understands the realities in the region when it comes to terrorism.Elad Benari, 4/6/2017, 6:13 AM

Trump 'honored' to host Sisi

President Trump promises to renew historic partnership with Egypt.Elad Benari, 4/4/2017, 6:15 AM

Not only Israel: US brings Egypt closer

President Donald Trump welcoms Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi to the White House, pledges support for Egypt.Nitzan Keidar, 4/3/2017, 7:57 PM

Trump seeks to rebuild ties with Egypt

Trump will seek to rebuild relations with Egypt during upcoming meeting with Sisi.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/1/2017, 12:18 AM

White House: Trump will meet Sisi next week

White House says Trump will host Egyptian President on April 3, discuss range of bilateral and regional issues.Elad Benari, 3/29/2017, 5:44 AM

Sisi meets WJC leader

Egyptian President meets Ronald Lauder in Cairo, ahead of his visit to Washington.Ben Ariel, 3/27/2017, 6:33 AM

Abbas and Sisi discuss 'Palestinian cause'

PA chairman meets Egyptian President amid reports of tensions between Fatah and Egypt.Elad Benari, 3/21/2017, 4:46 AM

Trump to host Sisi on April 3

White House official confirms Egyptian President will visit Washington next month.Elad Benari, 3/20/2017, 5:12 AM

Report: Sisi to visit Washington next month

Egyptian media reports President Sisi will make his first state visit to Washington the first week of April.Elad Benari, 3/19/2017, 4:04 AM

Sisi seeks warmer ties with Hamas

Sources in Gaza say Egyptian President ordered his government to open up to Hamas.Elad Benari, 3/13/2017, 4:46 AM

Report: Abbas friction with Egypt is over peace initiative

PA chairman reportedly objected to efforts to launch regional peace initiative with Netanyahu, causing latest tensions with Egypt.Ben Ariel, 3/6/2017, 3:09 AM