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Egypt strikes jihadist camps in Libya

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, 27/05/2017 00:07
Egypt urges US to play 'active' Mideast peace role

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, 29/04/2017 20:38
Rivlin to Sisi: Terror won't diminish Egypt's spirit

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, 10/04/2017 18:45
Sisi declares state of emergency

Sisi declares state of emergency

Egyptian President declares three-month state of emergency following bombings on Coptic churches.Elad Benari, 10/04/2017 02:07
Sisi cautiously optimistic about Israel-PA peace

Sisi cautiously optimistic about Israel-PA peace

Egyptian President meets Jewish leaders, expresses guarded optimism about peace between Arabs and Israel.Ben Ariel, 07/04/2017 05:41
Sisi: Trump has true understanding of the Middle East

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, 06/04/2017 06:13
Trump 'honored' to host Sisi

Trump 'honored' to host Sisi

President Trump promises to renew historic partnership with Egypt.Elad Benari, 04/04/2017 06:15
Not only Israel: US brings Egypt closer

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, 03/04/2017 19:57
Trump seeks to rebuild ties with Egypt

Trump seeks to rebuild ties with Egypt

Trump will seek to rebuild relations with Egypt during upcoming meeting with Sisi.Ben Ariel, Canada, 01/04/2017 00:18
White House: Trump will meet Sisi next week

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, 29/03/2017 05:44
Sisi meets WJC leader

Sisi meets WJC leader

Egyptian President meets Ronald Lauder in Cairo, ahead of his visit to Washington.Ben Ariel, 27/03/2017 06:33
Abbas and Sisi discuss 'Palestinian cause'

Abbas and Sisi discuss 'Palestinian cause'

PA chairman meets Egyptian President amid reports of tensions between Fatah and Egypt.Elad Benari, 21/03/2017 04:46
Trump to host Sisi on April 3

Trump to host Sisi on April 3

White House official confirms Egyptian President will visit Washington next month.Elad Benari, 20/03/2017 05:12
Report: Sisi to visit Washington next month

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, 19/03/2017 04:04
Sisi seeks warmer ties with Hamas

Sisi seeks warmer ties with Hamas

Sources in Gaza say Egyptian President ordered his government to open up to Hamas.Elad Benari, 13/03/2017 04:46
Report: Abbas friction with Egypt is over peace initiative

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, 06/03/2017 03:09
Egypt and Jordan: 'No concessions' on Palestinian state

Egypt and Jordan: 'No concessions' on Palestinian state

Egypt's President and Jordanian King reiterate their support for a two-state solution.Elad Benari, 22/02/2017 04:44
Revealed: Kerry offered Netanyahu regional peace plan

Revealed: Kerry offered Netanyahu regional peace plan

Haaretz reveals Netanyahu took part in a secret summit in Jordan in 2017, where Kerry presented plan for regional peace initiative.Ben Ariel, 19/02/2017 05:49
Trump and Sisi discuss fight against terror

Trump and Sisi discuss fight against terror

In phone call with Egyptian counterpart, Trump affirms his administration's commitment to supporting Egypt.Ben Ariel, 24/01/2017 05:34
Egypt wants to play a key role in Israel-PA talks

Egypt wants to play a key role in Israel-PA talks

Egypt's Foreign Ministry says the country will play a key role in Israel-PA peace talks along with Donald Trump's new administration.Elad Benari, 25/12/2016 05:37
Trump and Sisi discuss Middle East peace

Trump and Sisi discuss Middle East peace

Egyptian President and U.S. President-Elect agree to allow Trump's administration to deal with Israel-PA peace issues.Elad Benari, 23/12/2016 06:08
Egypt names suicide bomber who carried out Cairo attack

Egypt names suicide bomber who carried out Cairo attack

Egyptian President says a suicide bomber carried out attack at Cairo's Coptic cathedral. Four suspects arrested.Ben Ariel, 13/12/2016 03:13
Egypt's president supports Syrian army

Egypt's president supports Syrian army

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi says he supports the Syrian military, putting him at odds with Saudi Arabia.Arutz Sheva Staff, 24/11/2016 06:44
Egypt foils plots to assassinate Sisi

Egypt foils plots to assassinate Sisi

Egypt's prosecution charges nearly 300 ISIS members with plots to assassinate President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi.Elad Benari, 21/11/2016 05:16
Sisi expects greater engagement in the Middle East from Trump

Sisi expects greater engagement in the Middle East from Trump

Egyptian President praises U.S. President-elect, says he has shown great understanding of the goings on in the region.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/11/2016 02:06
Sisi calls to reach 'two-state solution'

Sisi calls to reach 'two-state solution'

Speaking at the UN, Egyptian President says the Arab-Israeli is “the core of regional instability in the Middle East”.Elad Benari, 21/09/2016 04:16
Trump to meet Egypt's Sisi

Trump to meet Egypt's Sisi

Republican presidential nominee to meet Egyptian President during the UN General Assembly, as will Clinton.Arutz Sheva Staff, 19/09/2016 05:42
Putin willing to host Netanyahu and Abbas?

Putin willing to host Netanyahu and Abbas?

Egyptian President tells journalists he was told by Putin that he is ready to host direct talks between Netanyahu and PA.Elad Benari, 22/08/2016 06:12
Sisi wants to 'break deadlock' in peace process

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, 21/07/2016 17:53
Hamas rejects peace with the 'Zionist entity'

Hamas rejects peace with the 'Zionist entity'

Hamas official criticizes Egyptian President's call for peace between Israelis and Palestinians.Dalit Halevi, 06/06/2016 02:13
Sisi vows to fight for Abbas - due to Liberman?

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, 26/05/2016 21:36
Islamic Jihad leader meets Egypt's intel chief

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, 20/05/2016 10:48
Kerry meets Sisi following call for peace

Kerry meets Sisi following call for peace

Secretary of State John Kerry meets Egyptian President to discuss the Middle East peace process.Ben Ariel, 19/05/2016 00:16
Herzog: Egypt's call for peace a rare opportunity

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, 18/05/2016 04:43
Abbas welcomes Egypt's call for peace talks

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, 18/05/2016 03:13
After tunnel exposure, Egypt lets cement into Gaza

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, 13/05/2016 11:01
Egypt's Sisi vows to fight for Palestinians at UN

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, 09/05/2016 19:24
Egyptians protest against Sisi

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, 15/04/2016 22:41
Sisi defends strategic island transfer to Saudis

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, 13/04/2016 14:31
Republican senator backs Egypt's Sisi

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, 04/04/2016 04:12
Egyptian bank publishes shekel rate, raises a riot

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, 30/03/2016 12:24
Is there a peace treaty with Egypt?

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, 04/03/2016 08:31
Sisi: 'Terrorism' behind downing of Russian plane

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, 25/02/2016 05:14
Report: A-Sisi said Netanyahu has 'great powers'

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, 14/02/2016 22:34
Egyptian President meets American Jewish leaders

Egyptian President meets American Jewish leaders

President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi has productive discussion with the leaders of the Conference of Presidents.Ben Ariel, 12/02/2016 03:43
Erdogan rules out a meeting with Egypt's Sisi

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, 08/02/2016 04:43
Experts warn: War with Egypt possible

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, 03/01/2016 19:14
Abbas and Sisi discuss peace process

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, 09/11/2015 05:46
Sisi: Expand Peace with Israel to More Countries

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, 27/09/2015 09:30
Sisi: Security Measures Not Harming Palestinians

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, 27/09/2015 04:04
Egypt's Sisi Swears In New Government

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, 20/09/2015 06:06
Sisi Slams Israel for 'Violating' Al-Aqsa Mosque

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, 19/09/2015 20:16
Egyptian Government Quits Over Corruption Scandal

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, 12/09/2015 20:54
Putin: Russia to Build Nuclear Plant in Egypt

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, 27/08/2015 02:13
Sisi Approves Special Courts for Terror Cases

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, 17/08/2015 05:42
Why is Sisi Expanding the Suez Canal?

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, 06/08/2015 14:15
Wanted Terrorist Calls for 'Holy War' Against Sisi

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, 23/07/2015 06:46