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Egypt's President welcomes Israel-Sudan normalization

Egypt's President welcomes Israel-Sudan normalization

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi: I value all efforts aimed at establishing regional peace and stability.Elad Benari, Canada, 23/10/2020 22:38
Egyptian President hails Israel-Bahrain normalization agreement

Egyptian President hails Israel-Bahrain normalization agreement

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi says Israel-Bahrain deal helps stability and peace in the Middle East.Elad Benari, Canada, 12/09/2020 00:07
Egypt restricts retired army officers from running in elections

Egypt restricts retired army officers from running in elections

Egyptian President approves legal amendments that restrict retired army officers from running in elections without permission from military.Elad Benari, 30/07/2020 05:42
Sisi extends state of emergency

Sisi extends state of emergency

Egyptian President extends state of emergency, which has been in effect since April 2017, for another three months.Arutz Sheva Staff, 27/10/2019 06:51
Egypt arrests more than 1,000 after anti-Sisi protests

Egypt arrests more than 1,000 after anti-Sisi protests

Egyptian authorities have arrested more than 1,000 people in wake of rare protests calling for ouster of the President.Elad Benari, 26/09/2019 05:36
Trump on Egypt demonstrations: I'm not concerned

Trump on Egypt demonstrations: I'm not concerned

US President gives backing to Egyptian President amid protests against his rule at home.Elad Benari, 24/09/2019 03:08
Egypt: 74 arrested in protests against Sisi

Egypt: 74 arrested in protests against Sisi

Security forces maintain tight control in Cairo's Tahrir Square after protests in several cities call for removal of the president.Ben Ariel, 22/09/2019 04:20
Sisi says Cairo blast was a terror attack

Sisi says Cairo blast was a terror attack

Egyptian authorities say Hasm group is behind car explosion in Cairo which killed 20.Elad Benari, 06/08/2019 03:59
Sisi to Kushner: Egypt committed to two-state solution

Sisi to Kushner: Egypt committed to two-state solution

Trump's advisor and son-in-law meets Egyptian President to discuss US peace plan.Elad Benari, 02/08/2019 05:02
Egypt, Jordan reaffirm support for two states

Egypt, Jordan reaffirm support for two states

Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi and Jordan's King Abdullah II discuss efforts to end Israeli-Palestinian Arab conflict.Elad Benari, 30/07/2019 03:05
Egyptian President meets WJC President

Egyptian President meets WJC President

Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi and Ron Lauder discuss Egyptian-US relations, latest developments in the peace process in the Middle East.Elad Benari, 12/06/2019 03:43
Sisi: We won't accept anything the Palestinians don't want

Sisi: We won't accept anything the Palestinians don't want

Egyptian President discusses US peace plan, makes clear he will not cede land as part of "Deal of the Century".Elad Benari, 03/06/2019 03:13
Egypt votes to allow Sisi to extend rule

Egypt votes to allow Sisi to extend rule

Egypt's parliament overwhelmingly approves constitutional amendments allowing President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi to stay in power until 2030.Elad Benari, 17/04/2019 05:14
Egyptian opposition warns against extending Sisi's power

Egyptian opposition warns against extending Sisi's power

Egyptian opposition parties call to vote against constitutional changes allowing Sisi to stay in power until 2034.Elad Benari, 29/03/2019 06:40
Sisi to provide synagogues if Jewish community re-emerges

Sisi to provide synagogues if Jewish community re-emerges

Egyptian President tells US delegation his government would build synagogues and provide services to Jews if community re-emerges.Arutz Sheva Staff, 26/02/2019 05:11
'Palestinian cause is at top of the agenda'

'Palestinian cause is at top of the agenda'

Egyptian President and Saudi King say the Palestinian cause remains the central cause of all Arab countries.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/02/2019 06:41
Sisi: Israel-PA conflict is main source of regional instability

Sisi: Israel-PA conflict is main source of regional instability

Speaking at Munich Security Conference, Egyptian President says his country supports two-state solution.Elad Benari, 17/02/2019 05:27
Egypt's parliament votes to extend Sisi's presidency

Egypt's parliament votes to extend Sisi's presidency

Egypt's parliament gives preliminary approval to constitutional changes that would allow Sisi to stay in power after his second term ends.Elad Benari, 15/02/2019 05:31
Egypt accelerating process to extend Sisi's rule

Egypt accelerating process to extend Sisi's rule

Egypt’s parliament accelerating process of passing constitutional amendments that would allow Sisi to stay in office past current term.Ben Ariel, 12/02/2019 06:18
Egyptian parliament advances proposal to extend Sisi's rule

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, 06/02/2019 02:44
Egyptian lawmakers seek to allow Sisi to extend rule

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, 04/02/2019 04:39
Jordanian King, Egyptian President call for 'two-state solution'

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, 14/01/2019 06:06
'Sometimes the Air Force needs to cross to the Israeli side'

'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, 07/01/2019 05:31
Egyptian President: We're working with Israel against ISIS

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, 04/01/2019 00:09
Sisi and Trump discuss Middle East stability

Sisi and Trump discuss Middle East stability

Egyptian President discusses stability of the Middle East during a phone call with US President.Elad Benari, 02/01/2019 06:43
Mubarak takes witness stand in successor's trial

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, 27/12/2018 02:39
Egypt allocates $71 million for synagogue renovations

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 04:08
Sisi: Peace with Israel is 'stable and permanent'

Sisi: Peace with Israel is 'stable and permanent'

Egyptian President hails peace agreement with Israel, says most Egyptians support it.Elad Benari, 05/11/2018 06:14
Sisi calls for resumption of Israel-PA talks

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, 26/09/2018 05:20
ISIS has been 'wiped out', says Trump

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, 25/09/2018 09:36
Sisi ratifies law to monitor social media

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, 02/09/2018 06:39
Egypt tightens control of the internet

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, 20/08/2018 05:16
Egyptian president fumes at Palestinian Authority chairman

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, 05/08/2018 21:04
Sisi to Israel: Take advantage of opportunity for peace

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, 30/07/2018 05:40
Sisi reshuffles cabinet

Sisi reshuffles cabinet

Egyptian President replaces the interior and defense ministers of the country’s cabinet in a major reshuffle.Ben Ariel, 15/06/2018 06:38
Sisi appoints new prime minister

Sisi appoints new prime minister

Egypt's President appoints Mustafa Madbouly as Prime Minister after previous government resigns.Ben Ariel, 08/06/2018 05:37
Egypt's government resigns after Sisi sworn in

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, 06/06/2018 05:35
Egypt to keep Rafah crossing open throughout Ramadan

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, 18/05/2018 03:35
Sisi: U.S. Embassy relocation will cause 'instability'

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, 17/05/2018 04:36
Initial results show Sisi wins second term

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, 30/03/2018 03:36
Report: Abbas under pressure to accept Trump plan

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, 09/03/2018 06:46
Pence: We'll support 'two-state solution' if both sides agree

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, 21/01/2018 05:31
Egypt's Sisi to run for second term

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, 19/01/2018 22:19
Analysis: Egypt, a powder-keg waiting to explode

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, 28/12/2017 19:29
12 million urge Sisi to run again

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, 25/12/2017 03:06
Sisi vows to respond to Sinai attack 'with brute force'

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, 24/11/2017 20:29
Sisi to Iran: Stop meddling in the region

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, 09/11/2017 06:05
Sisi won't seek third term in office

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, 08/11/2017 06:08
Sisi names new chief of staff

Sisi names new chief of staff

Egyptian President names new armed forces chief of staff, days after terrorist attack in Giza province.Ben Ariel, 29/10/2017 03:31
Sisi: Hamas-Fatah unity a step towards Israel-PA peace

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, 09/10/2017 05:46
Sisi: Hamas-PA reconciliation 'opportunity for regional peace'

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

Egypt attempts to broker between PA and Hamas terrorist group over Gaza rule.AFP, 03/10/2017 18:42
Sisi: Palestinians must co-exist with Israelis

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, 20/09/2017 01:08
Egyptian president meets Netanyahu for first ever public talks

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, 19/09/2017 08:21
Trump speaks to Sisi, affirms friendship

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, 25/08/2017 04:04
Egyptian leaders meet Kushner following U.S. aid cut

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, 24/08/2017 06:03
Fatah denies Egypt offered a unity deal with Hamas

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, 08/08/2017 06:44
Report: Hamas accepts unity deal with Fatah

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, 07/08/2017 05:44