PA official: Tripartite move to support international peace conference

PA official: Tripartite move to support international peace conference

PA envoy says there is a joint Palestinian-Egyptian-Jordanian move to support international peace conference.Elad Benari, 12/21/2020, 6:06 AM
Egypt working to advance peace process

Egypt working to advance peace process

Egyptian Foreign Minister says Cairo is working to prevent Israel from taking "unilateral measures" that will not build trust.Dalit Halevi, 12/20/2020, 2:51 AM
The power of song

The power of song

Rabbi Nachman:Jacob, when he sent his ten tribes to Egypt, sent with them a melody of Eretz Yisrael to be sung before the ruler..Rabbi Shlomo Sobol, 12/17/2020, 8:00 PM
Egypt: Pro-Sisi party secures majority of seats in parliament

Egypt: Pro-Sisi party secures majority of seats in parliament

Mostaqbal Watn, which strongly backs Egypt's President, secures nearly 55% of the seats in country's parliamentary election.Ben Ariel, 12/15/2020, 6:39 AM
Scarlett Johansson accused of being a Zionist after backing human rights workers in Egypt

Scarlett Johansson accused of being a Zionist after backing human rights workers in Egypt

Scarlett Johansson accused of being 'a Zionist', after she voiced support for human rights workers jailed in Egypt.Cnaan Liphshiz, JTA, 12/14/2020, 1:51 PM
Egyptian President welcomes Israel-Morocco agreement

Egyptian President welcomes Israel-Morocco agreement

Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi says normalization of ties between Israel and Morocco will achieve regional stability.Elad Benari, 12/11/2020, 2:01 AM
Report: Egyptian President invites Netanyahu to Cairo for discussions

Report: Egyptian President invites Netanyahu to Cairo for discussions

Al-Sisi and Netanyahu reportedly to discuss a range of issues, including strengthening security ties in the face of Iranian threat.Arutz Sheva Staff, 12/10/2020, 8:23 AM
Egyptian court to hear case of celebrity over photos with Israelis

Egyptian court to hear case of celebrity over photos with Israelis

Prominent singer and actor Mohamed Ramadan to be taken to court after photos emerged of him with Israeli celebrities.AFP, 11/23/2020, 9:59 PM
Egyptian actor in hot water over selfies with Israelis

Egyptian actor in hot water over selfies with Israelis

Mohamed Ramadan faces calls for boycott after selfie shows him hugging Israeli signer Omer Adam in Dubai.AFP, 11/22/2020, 6:36 PM
Photo from Dubai causes uproar in Egypt

Photo from Dubai causes uproar in Egypt

A photo of Israeli singer Omer Adam with Egyptian star Mohamed Ramadan is causing outrage in Egypt.Arutz Sheva Staff, 11/22/2020, 3:15 PM
ISIS: We blew up gas pipeline between Israel and Egypt

ISIS: We blew up gas pipeline between Israel and Egypt

Islamic State claims to have blown up gas pipeline between in northern Sinai. Israeli official: No damage was caused to the pipeline.Elad Benari, 11/20/2020, 2:05 AM
Obama reflects on Arab Spring in new memoir

Obama reflects on Arab Spring in new memoir

Obama on why he called Egyptian President to step down while not pressuring Bahrain: I had to constantly balance competing interests.Ben Ariel, 11/18/2020, 5:22 AM
Egypt reopens Rafah crossing for four days

Egypt reopens Rafah crossing for four days

Crossing between Egypt and Gaza has been virtually sealed since a terrorist attack in the Sinai Peninsula in October 2014.Elad Benari, 11/5/2020, 6:35 AM
Egyptians vote in first stage of parliamentary election

Egyptians vote in first stage of parliamentary election

The election is likely to produce a lower chamber packed with supporters of President Abdel-Fattah Al-Sisi.Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/25/2020, 5:37 AM
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, 10/23/2020, 10:38 PM
Egyptian army depicts exploding Israeli warship in official motivational video

Egyptian army depicts exploding Israeli warship in official motivational video

Promotional video for Egyptian Navy depicts destruction of vessel on which Israeli flag is hoisted, prompting query to Prime Minister.Mordechai Sones, 10/22/2020, 12:41 PM
Egypt condemns Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria

Egypt condemns Israeli construction in Judea and Samaria

Egyptian Foreign Ministry says Israeli construction places two-state solution in "grave danger."Arutz Sheva Staff, 10/18/2020, 5:23 AM
Jordan, Egypt, France and Germany call for resumption of Israel-PA peace talks

Jordan, Egypt, France and Germany call for resumption of Israel-PA peace talks

Foreign ministers of Jordan, Egypt, France and Germany urged Israel and PA to restore "hope" to the peace process.Elad Benari, 9/25/2020, 6:42 AM
Historic: First female Israeli Ambassador to Egypt

Historic: First female Israeli Ambassador to Egypt

Amira Oron submits her credentials to Egyptian President, becoming first high-ranking female Israeli diplomat in Egypt since 1979 peace dealArutz Sheva Staff, 9/23/2020, 5:55 PM
Hamas demands coronavirus equipment, Israel refuses

Hamas demands coronavirus equipment, Israel refuses

Israel, Hamas, in talks for prisoner swap, coronavirus aid, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 9/13/2020, 12:04 AM
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, 9/12/2020, 12:07 AM
Egypt has dealt the Muslim Brotherhood a serious blow

Egypt has dealt the Muslim Brotherhood a serious blow

By arresting top Muslim Brotherhood leader, Egypt has weakened - and embarrassed - the radical Muslim group. Op-ed.Yoni Ben Menachem, 9/1/2020, 1:36 PM
Egyptian army kills more than 70 jihadists in the Sinai

Egyptian army kills more than 70 jihadists in the Sinai

Egypt has been fighting an insurgency in the Sinai Peninsula for several years.Elad Benari, 8/31/2020, 5:32 AM
Acting Muslim Brotherhood leader arrested in Egypt

Acting Muslim Brotherhood leader arrested in Egypt

The Muslim Brotherhood was outlawed and designated a terrorist organization in Egypt in 2013.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/28/2020, 11:54 PM
 The Israel-UAE pact: Sacrificing substance for ceremony?

The Israel-UAE pact: Sacrificing substance for ceremony?

Despite all the potential payoffs Israel-UAE normalization may entail, the agreement is really a prop for a much bigger drama. Op-ed.Dr. Martin Sherman, 8/21/2020, 8:34 AM
Netanyahu thanks Egypt, Oman and Bahrain

Netanyahu thanks Egypt, Oman and Bahrain

PM tweets a message of thanks to the leaders of Egypt, Oman and Bahrain for their "support" of agreement with UAE.Elad Benari, Canada, 8/14/2020, 9:11 PM
Egypt praises UAE-Israel deal,  PA and Hamas condemn it

Egypt praises UAE-Israel deal, PA and Hamas condemn it

Egypt's president lauds US-brokered peace deal between Israel and the UAE while Hamas and the Palestinian Authority condemn it as a betrayalArutz Sheva Staff, AFP, 8/13/2020, 7:26 PM
Egypt reopens Rafah crossing for three days

Egypt reopens Rafah crossing for three days

Egypt has kept the crossing with Gaza virtually sealed since a terrorist attack in the Sinai Peninsula in October 2014.Elad Benari, 8/12/2020, 6:05 AM
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, 7/30/2020, 5:42 AM
Egypt's military kills 18 suspected Islamists in Sinai

Egypt's military kills 18 suspected Islamists in Sinai

Egypt's military kills 18 suspected Islamists in aerial and ground operations in Sinai town of Bir al-Abd.Elad Benari, 7/22/2020, 6:09 AM
Egypt intervening to stop Israel from applying sovereignty

Egypt intervening to stop Israel from applying sovereignty

Egyptian FM urges Palestinian Authority chief to restart negotiations with the US in hopes of 'ending thoughts of annexation.'Nitzan Kedar, 7/21/2020, 10:46 AM
Egypt, France, Germany, Jordan warn Israel over sovereignty

Egypt, France, Germany, Jordan warn Israel over sovereignty

Foreign ministers of Egypt, France, Germany and Jordan release joint statement stating of 'serious consequences' to Israeli sovereignty.AFP, 7/7/2020, 3:50 PM
Report: Arab leaders won't oppose Israeli sovereignty

Report: Arab leaders won't oppose Israeli sovereignty

Arab world indifferent to possibility of Israeli sovereignty, won't take steps to oppose it, report says.Arutz Sheva Staff, 7/6/2020, 9:14 AM
Report: Egypt, Jordan won't sanction Israel over sovereignty bid

Report: Egypt, Jordan won't sanction Israel over sovereignty bid

Moderate Arab states reportedly coordinating their responses to Netanyahu's sovereignty plan with Israel.David Rosenberg, 6/23/2020, 10:36 AM
Egypt surpasses 50,000 coronavirus cases

Egypt surpasses 50,000 coronavirus cases

Egypt registers 1,218 new cases of the new coronavirus, bringing its total number to more than 50,000.Elad Benari, 6/19/2020, 3:15 AM
Egypt to reopen select tourist destinations to international flights

Egypt to reopen select tourist destinations to international flights

Egypt hopes to draw tourists to popular attractions that have been spared the ravages of the coronavirus.Elad Benari, 6/12/2020, 6:44 AM
Government approves new ambassador to Egypt

Government approves new ambassador to Egypt

Government approves appointment of Amira Oron as Israeli ambassador to Egypt and of Bat-Eden Kate as Israeli ambassador to Turkmenistan.Ben Ariel, 6/8/2020, 4:03 AM
Egypt's military kills 19 suspected jihadists in Sinai

Egypt's military kills 19 suspected jihadists in Sinai

Egypt's military kills 19 suspected jihadists as part of its battle to quell insurgency in north Sinai.Elad Benari, 6/1/2020, 4:38 AM
Senior Saudi, Jordanian officials say moderate Arab states back Israel's sovereignty plan

Senior Saudi, Jordanian officials say moderate Arab states back Israel's sovereignty plan

While Arab leaders officially oppose Israel's sovereignty plan, many have backed the plan in closed-door talks with the US.David Rosenberg, 5/27/2020, 8:28 AM
At least 10 Egyptian soldiers killed in Sinai explosion

At least 10 Egyptian soldiers killed in Sinai explosion

Explosion hits military armored convoy in the Sinai Peninsula, causing at least 10 casualties among soldiers.Elad Benari, 5/1/2020, 5:33 AM
Egyptian officer killed in gunfight with terrorists

Egyptian officer killed in gunfight with terrorists

Police officer killed in exchange of gunfire with terrorists who planned attacks on Coptic Christians.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 4/15/2020, 1:20 AM
Egypt to open Rafah crossing amid coronavirus pandemic

Egypt to open Rafah crossing amid coronavirus pandemic

Egypt’s border crossing with Gaza will open for three days for Arabs seeking to return to the Gaza Strip.Elad Benari, 4/13/2020, 6:40 AM
Egypt to impose nightly curfews to fight coronavirus

Egypt to impose nightly curfews to fight coronavirus

Egypt has 366 confirmed cases of coronavirus and 21 fatalities, including two senior military officers.Elad Benari, 3/25/2020, 6:26 AM
Egypt reports two more deaths from coronavirus

Egypt reports two more deaths from coronavirus

Egypt will halt all air traffic at its airports starting on Thursday to prevent the spread of coronavirus.Elad Benari, 3/17/2020, 6:45 AM
First death from coronavirus recorded in Egypt

First death from coronavirus recorded in Egypt

German tourist dies from COVID-19 in Sinai resort, marking the first death from the epidemic in Africa.Elad Benari, 3/9/2020, 1:13 AM
Report: Egypt builds new border wall with Gaza

Report: Egypt builds new border wall with Gaza

2 kilometer wall designed to prevent armed terrorists from crossing into Egypt overland, tunnels crossing into Egypt underground.Gary Willig, 2/16/2020, 8:30 AM
First case of coronavirus recorded in Egypt

First case of coronavirus recorded in Egypt

Egyptian authorities say a "foreigner" has been infected with the coronavirus and has been placed in quarantine.Arutz Sheva North America Staff, 2/14/2020, 8:19 PM
Egyptian forces kill 17 terrorists in Sinai

Egyptian forces kill 17 terrorists in Sinai

Egyptian police forces kill 17 terrorists during shootout in North Sinai Province.Arutz Sheva Staff, 2/12/2020, 6:37 AM
Egyptian army thwarts Sinai attack, kills 10 terrorists

Egyptian army thwarts Sinai attack, kills 10 terrorists

Egypt's army says it killed 10 terrorists as its forces thwarted a major terror attack on a military checkpoint in North Sinai.Elad Benari, 2/10/2020, 3:35 AM
Report: Explosion in gas pipeline between Israel and Egypt

Report: Explosion in gas pipeline between Israel and Egypt

Al Jazeera reports that unknown individuals blew up part of the gas pipeline in the northern Sinai region.Ben Ariel, 2/2/2020, 11:20 PM
Egypt calls for 'careful' examination of Trump plan

Egypt calls for 'careful' examination of Trump plan

Egypt responds to Trump peace plan, urges Israel and PA to undertake "a careful and thorough examination" of it.Elad Benari, 1/29/2020, 4:12 AM
US to pay for restoration of one of the oldest Jewish cemeteries in the world

US to pay for restoration of one of the oldest Jewish cemeteries in the world

US embassy in Egypt to restore one of the world's oldest Jewish cemeteries, the Bassatine Cemetery in Cairo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 1/24/2020, 2:48 PM
Report: Hamas and Egypt in contacts to stop balloon attacks

Report: Hamas and Egypt in contacts to stop balloon attacks

TV report: Egypt and Hamas holding intensive contacts in an attempt to stop the launching of incendiary bombs from Gaza toward Israel.Elad Benari, 1/23/2020, 2:11 AM
D'Nile isn't just a river in Egypt

D'Nile isn't just a river in Egypt

Rav Tzvi Yehudah said that Jews became accustomed to think that life in Galut, exile, is normal, even with the increasing anti-Semitism, brutality and murder taking place there. They are in denial. Ariel Natan Pasko, 1/21/2020, 11:27 PM
In an energy milestone, Israel begins gas exports through Egypt

In an energy milestone, Israel begins gas exports through Egypt

Israel begins pumping natural gas to Egypt as part of $15 billion deal to export to Europe via Egyptian natural gas plants.AFP, 1/15/2020, 11:38 AM
US citizen dies in Egyptian prison

US citizen dies in Egyptian prison

Moustafa Kassem dies following lengthy hunger strike against his conviction for taking part in sit-in protest against Sisi government.Gary Willig, 1/14/2020, 9:40 PM
Alexandria's restored synagogue heralds new chapter for Egypt's Jews

Alexandria's restored synagogue heralds new chapter for Egypt's Jews

Egypt completes restoration of ancient Alexandria synagogue, allowing it to reopen.AFP, 1/11/2020, 10:51 PM