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Sisi wants to 'break deadlock' in peace process

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi says his country is serious in its efforts to restart Israel-PA peace talks.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/21/2016, 5:53 PM

Hamas rejects peace with the 'Zionist entity'

Hamas official criticizes Egyptian President's call for peace between Israelis and Palestinians.Dalit Halevi, 6/6/2016, 2:13 AM

Sisi vows to fight for Abbas - due to Liberman?

Diplomatic sources reveal Sisi asked for Abbas's positions so as to press them at UN, blame Liberman's appointment for Egyptian shift.Ari Yashar, 5/26/2016, 9:36 PM

Islamic Jihad leader meets Egypt's intel chief

Gaza terror group sends delegation to Cairo for top-level talks, as part of al-Sisi's efforts for Palestinian unification.Ari Yashar, 5/20/2016, 10:48 AM

Kerry meets Sisi following call for peace

Secretary of State John Kerry meets Egyptian President to discuss the Middle East peace process.Ben Ariel, 5/19/2016, 12:16 AM

Herzog: Egypt's call for peace a rare opportunity

Zionist Union chairman links his desire to join the coalition with the statement by Egypt's President calling for a peace agreement.Ben Ariel, 5/18/2016, 4:43 AM

Abbas welcomes Egypt's call for peace talks

PA chairman says he welcomes Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi’s call for a peace agreement between Israel and the PA.Elad Benari, 5/18/2016, 3:13 AM

After tunnel exposure, Egypt lets cement into Gaza

Israeli security establishment furious as Egypt lets cement trucks through Rafah crossing, in decision with Abbas that disregarded Israel.Ari Yashar, 5/13/2016, 11:01 AM

Egypt's Sisi vows to fight for Palestinians at UN

Sisi promises Abbas he will use influence as Security Council chair to press French initiative and 'defend' the Palestinians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 5/9/2016, 7:24 PM

Egyptians protest against Sisi

Thousands of Egyptians angered by president's decision to hand over two islands to Saudi Arabia call for the government to fall.Ben Ariel, Canada, 4/15/2016, 10:41 PM

Sisi defends strategic island transfer to Saudis

Faced with protest, Egyptian president says he 'restored' them, after Saudis in 1950 asked for protection from Israel.Arutz Sheva Staff, 4/13/2016, 2:31 PM

Republican senator backs Egypt's Sisi

A delegation of American Republicans, led by Lindsey Graham, expresses support for Egypt's president and his fight against ISIS.Ben Ariel, 4/4/2016, 4:12 AM

Egyptian bank publishes shekel rate, raises a riot

Opposition, Muslim Brotherhood accuse al-Sisi of normalization with Israel after 2nd-largest state bank publishes rate.Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/30/2016, 12:24 PM

Is there a peace treaty with Egypt?

Ex-ambassador says huge majority that voted to dismiss MP who met Israeli shows 'the basic enmity in Arab states towards Israel.'Benny Tocker, 3/4/2016, 8:31 AM

Sisi: 'Terrorism' behind downing of Russian plane

Egyptian President acknowledges for the first time that Russian plane crash in the Sinai Peninsula in October was a terrorist attack.Ben Ariel, 2/25/2016, 5:14 AM

Report: A-Sisi said Netanyahu has 'great powers'

Egyptian president reportedly said Netanyahu can 'advance the region and the world,' in meeting with US Jewish leaders.Gil Ronen, 2/14/2016, 10:34 PM

Egyptian President meets American Jewish leaders

President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi has productive discussion with the leaders of the Conference of Presidents.Ben Ariel, 2/12/2016, 3:43 AM

Erdogan rules out a meeting with Egypt's Sisi

Turkish President won't meet Egyptian counterpart until death penalty on former President Morsi is cancelled.Ben Ariel, 2/8/2016, 4:43 AM

Experts warn: War with Egypt possible

Egypt's insertion of forces into Sinai violates peace treaty and poses dangers to Israel, warn two experts.Gil Ronen, 1/3/2016, 7:14 PM

Abbas and Sisi discuss peace process

PA chairman meets Egyptian President to discuss Israel-PA peace talks as well as Egypt's buffer zone in Gaza.Ben Ariel, 11/9/2015, 5:46 AM

Sisi: Expand Peace with Israel to More Countries

In call for Mideast unity, Egypt's President argues resolving the Israeli-Palestinian conflict could 'change the face of the region.'Cynthia Blank, 9/27/2015, 9:30 AM

Sisi: Security Measures Not Harming Palestinians

Egyptian President says security measures taken by his country along the border with Gaza were coordinated with the Palestinian Authority.Elad Benari, 9/27/2015, 4:04 AM

Egypt's Sisi Swears In New Government

Egyptian President swears in a new government, one week after the previous one resigned over corruption.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/20/2015, 6:06 AM

Sisi Slams Israel for 'Violating' Al-Aqsa Mosque

Ignoring Islamist violence or Abbas's incitement, Egyptian president attacks Israel and warns of 'consequences for peace.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/19/2015, 8:16 PM

Egyptian Government Quits Over Corruption Scandal

President al-Sisi instructs oil minister to build new cabinet, only a month before parliamentary elections begin.Matt Wanderman, 9/12/2015, 8:54 PM

Putin: Russia to Build Nuclear Plant in Egypt

Russian President says his country will build a nuclear power plant in Egypt, announces greater economic cooperation with Cairo.Ben Ariel, 8/27/2015, 2:13 AM

Sisi Approves Special Courts for Terror Cases

Egyptian President approves anti-terrorism law that sets up special courts and provides protections to its enforcers.Elad Benari, 8/17/2015, 5:42 AM

Why is Sisi Expanding the Suez Canal?

Grand plans by modern-day Egyptian ruler motivated in great part by the same reasons as his predecessor 150 years ago.Arutz Sheva Staff, 8/6/2015, 2:15 PM

Wanted Terrorist Calls for 'Holy War' Against Sisi

Former Egyptian commander who joined ISIS-linked jihadists calls for holy war against President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.Ben Ariel, 7/23/2015, 6:46 AM

Sisi: Israel-PA Peace Will Make the Region Safer

Egyptian President meets delegation of the American Jewish Committee, calls for peace between Israel and the PA.Elad Benari, 7/7/2015, 4:46 AM

Egypt's New Anti-Terror Law Could Kill Journalists

Journalists' union warns 'unconstitutional' new law will allow the state to execute reporters for contradicting official reports.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2015, 9:47 AM

Sisi: We Foiled ISIS Attempt to Set Up State

Egyptian President says his country foiled an attempt by ISIS to seize territory and set up an extremist state in the Sinai.Ben Ariel, 7/5/2015, 5:50 AM

Egypt May 'Invite' IDF to Strike ISIS in Gaza

Egyptian sources tells Israeli media that if ISIS conquest of Sinai spreads to Gaza, Sisi may want Israel to crack down on the enclave.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/2/2015, 10:39 AM

Egypt Passes Anti-Terror Law after Sinai Attack

Egypt's government adopts law which stipulates harsher punishments to those convicted of terrorism.Ben Ariel, 7/2/2015, 5:43 AM

Egypt Blasts HRW Over Report on Rights Abuses

Egypt says Human Rights Watch report condemning it of "flagrant human rights abuses" victimizes Egypt.Ben Ariel, 6/10/2015, 5:14 AM

Mubarak: Egyptians Should Stand Behind Sisi

Egypt’s ousted president supports the current president, says he "understands the sanctity of the national territory".Ben Ariel, 4/27/2015, 4:43 AM

Sisi Meets CIA Director in Cairo

Egypt’s President meets CIA director John Brennan, discusses issues of common interest.Ben Ariel, 4/20/2015, 4:43 AM

Obama Releases Military Aid to Egypt

21 months later, President Barack Obama releases military aid to Egypt that was suspended after the overthrow of Mohammed Morsi.Ben Ariel, 4/1/2015, 2:45 AM

Expert: Egypt Might be Open to Ideas on Conflict

Egypt would probably not embrace alternatives to the two-state Solution, but it prefers something to nothing.Gedalyah Reback, 3/23/2015, 2:42 AM

Sisi Appeals for More Aid from the United States

Egypt's President appeals to the United States to play a greater role in helping his country fight terrorism.Elad Benari, 3/10/2015, 4:42 AM

Arab League to Discuss 'Unified Arab Force'

Annual summit to consider implementing Egyptian initiative for joint force to confront stability threats such as 'the rise of terrorism.'Arutz Sheva Staff, 3/3/2015, 7:17 PM

Sisi Calls for 'Unified Force' to Fight Terror

Egypt's President says Arab countries should fight the challenges in the region together.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/23/2015, 4:43 AM

France Sells Egypt 24 Rafale Fighter Jets

France signs an agreement with Egypt for the sale of its Rafale fighter jet, in a show of support for President Sisi.Ben Ariel, 2/17/2015, 3:43 AM

Sisi Vows to Respond to Beheadings of Christians

Egyptian President says his country will choose "the necessary timing" to respond to the beheadings of 21 Christians in Libya.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/16/2015, 3:45 AM

Sisi: Fight Against Terror Needs New Discourse

Egyptian President says the fight against terror needs "a reformed religious discourse" which removes "false ideologies".Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/20/2015, 2:12 AM

In Court, Morsi Launches Tirade Against Sisi

Ousted Egyptian president launches a tirade against his successor who he accuses of removing him in a "coup".Ben Ariel, 1/19/2015, 5:43 AM

Egypt’s Sisi: Islam Antagonizing the Entire World

In unusual speech, Egyptian leader tells clerics Islam has become 'a source of anxiety, danger, killing and destruction' for humanity.Gil Ronen, 1/8/2015, 8:14 PM

US Warms Egypt Ties, Egypt-Qatar Ties Unfreeze

US sends Apache helicopters originally frozen and new ambassador; Sisi meets with Hamas-backer Qatar signalling rapprochement.Ari Yashar, 12/21/2014, 7:50 AM

Egypt's Sisi Meets Qatari Envoy

Egyptian President meets envoy from Qatar, as the countries attempt to rebuild ties that were severed after Muslim Brotherhood ouster.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/21/2014, 4:41 AM

Obama Expresses Concern Over Mass Trials in Egypt

Obama speaks to his Egyptian counterpart, urges him to "invest in the political, economic, and social aspirations of the Egyptian people."Ben Ariel, 12/19/2014, 4:46 AM

Qatar Supports Sisi's Egypt Despite Crackdown

Qatar joins its neighbors in supporting Egypt under President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi, despite his crackdown on the Muslim Brotherhood.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2014, 4:45 AM

Egypt's Largest Army Maneuver 'Meant for Israel'

Security expert details Egypt's 'Badr 2014' maneuver, as Sisi regime flexes its muscles.Ari Yashar, 12/6/2014, 10:01 PM

Sisi: Egypt is Going Forward, Not Backwards

Egypt’s President says the country will never return to the ways of the past, after a court acquits former leader Hosni Mubarak.Ben Ariel, 12/2/2014, 4:12 AM

Sisi Clarifies Troops to Palestinian State Remark

Statement on sending troops to Palestinian state meant "to encourage Israel to move towards the two-state solution", says Sisi.Ben Ariel, 11/24/2014, 5:16 AM

Egypt Threatens Israel: 'Regional Deterioration'

Senior Egyptian sources warn they, like Jordan, may act on Temple Mount clashes, press Netanyahu to call nationalist MKs and warn them.Ari Yashar, 11/6/2014, 7:42 PM

Details Emerge on Egypt's Gaza Expulsion Plan

Details emerge of buffer zone with Gaza, including relocation of residents from border; Sisi justifies as 'war of existence' after attacks.Ari Yashar, 10/28/2014, 5:00 PM

Jimmy Carter Pulls 'Undemocratic' Egypt Center

Carter Center established in 2011 when Muslim Brotherhood voted in, pulled now over Sisi's 'crackdown on opposition.'Ari Yashar, 10/16/2014, 10:07 PM