Egypt-Israel

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Egyptians provided separate dishes for PM's kosher meal

Egyptians provided separate dishes for PM's kosher meal

First meeting between the Prime Minister and the President of Egypt was defined as "warm and cordial".Nitsan Keidar, 14/09/2021 02:08
What does Egypt want from Bennett?

What does Egypt want from Bennett?

Egypt's intelligence Minister arrived in Israel just before Bennett left for Washington. What does President Al-Sisi want from Bennett?Arutz Sheva Staff , 20/08/2021 15:22
Lapid meets Egyptian counterpart in Brussels

Lapid meets Egyptian counterpart in Brussels

Foreign Minister Yair Lapid meets Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry as part of his trip to the European Union.Elad Benari, 12/07/2021 02:02
Bennett speaks to Egyptian President

Bennett speaks to Egyptian President

PM Bennett and Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi discuss bilateral, regional and international issues, praise peace agreement between the two countries.Elad Benari, 29/06/2021 05:35
Egypt calls on Israel to act to reach regional peace

Egypt calls on Israel to act to reach regional peace

Egyptian Foreign Minister calls on new Israeli government to take “brave decisions” towards reaching a peace deal.Elad Benari, 17/06/2021 06:06
Egypt's national airline seeks to run regular flights to Israel

Egypt's national airline seeks to run regular flights to Israel

Israel has received an official request from Egyptair to operate regular direct flights to and from Israel.Elad Benari, 05/03/2021 06:11
Report: Israel asked Egypt to mediate talks with Hamas

Report: Israel asked Egypt to mediate talks with Hamas

Israel has approached Egypt with a request to mediate in a possible prisoner swap with Hamas.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/02/2021 06:07
Report: Egypt conditioning Netanyahu visit on support for two-state solution

Report: Egypt conditioning Netanyahu visit on support for two-state solution

Axios report: Netanyahu wants to visit Cairo, but Sisi has conditioned visit on Netanyahu making a positive statement on the PA issue.Arutz Sheva Staff, 04/02/2021 06:03
Egyptian rapper who posed with Israelis finds work

Egyptian rapper who posed with Israelis finds work

Mohamed Ramadan, who came under fire for posing with Israeli celebrities, back on the job after court dismisses case against him.Elad Benari, 05/01/2021 04:34
Egyptian publisher sent to prison for distributing Israeli novel

Egyptian publisher sent to prison for distributing Israeli novel

Founder of Egyptian publishing house sentenced to five years in prison for distributing Arabic version of novel about spy for Israel.Elad Benari, 25/12/2019 02:15
Netanyahu: Our peace with Egypt is the cornerstone

Netanyahu: Our peace with Egypt is the cornerstone

Prime Minister Netanyahu visits home of Egyptian Ambassador to Israel on the occasion of Egypt's Independence Day.Nitsan Keidar, 11/07/2019 02:12
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: 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
Israeli arrested in Egypt

Israeli arrested in Egypt

25-year-old Israeli arrested at the Taba crossing after a bullet was found in his bag.Orli Harari, 23/09/2018 05:12
Israeli detained in Egypt

Israeli detained in Egypt

Israeli forgets weapons magazine in his vehicle, detained in Egypt for 30 hours before being released.Nitsan Keidar, 25/03/2018 06:36
Report: Egypt doubles number of soldiers in Sinai

Report: Egypt doubles number of soldiers in Sinai

Israel has reportedly agreed to Egypt's request to increase the number of its soldiers fighting ISIS in the Sinai Peninsula.Elad Benari, 01/03/2018 05:16
Egypt military: Only we conduct operations in the Sinai

Egypt military: Only we conduct operations in the Sinai

Egypt’s military spokesperson denies report that Israel has been attacking ISIS targets in Sinai with Egyptian approval.Elad Benari, 05/02/2018 03:06
Israel thanks Egypt for restoring ancient synagogue

Israel thanks Egypt for restoring ancient synagogue

Israel thanks the Egyptian government for its decision to renovate the ancient synagogue in Alexandria.Ben Ariel, 12/07/2017 03:14
Tel Aviv shows solidarity with Egypt

Tel Aviv shows solidarity with Egypt

Building of Tel Aviv municipality lit with colors of the Egyptian flag following attack against Coptic Christians.Arutz Sheva Staff, 28/05/2017 06:32
Egyptian court sentences 'Israeli spies' to life

Egyptian court sentences 'Israeli spies' to life

Egyptian court sentences six Israelis and three Egyptians to life in prison over espionage charges.Elad Benari, 09/03/2017 04:12
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
Netanyahu: We welcome Al-Sisi's peace efforts

Netanyahu: We welcome Al-Sisi's peace efforts

Speaking on Egypt's National Day, Netanyahu expresses his appreciation for President al-Sisi's efforts to renew Israel-PA talks.Nitsan Keidar, 29/07/2016 00:12
Egypt wants to host direct Israel-PA talks

Egypt wants to host direct Israel-PA talks

Following Egyptian Foreign Minister's visit to Israel, officials say Egypt wants to host direct talks between Israel and the PA in Cairo.Ben Ariel, 11/07/2016 06:16
Israel informed in advance of Egypt-Saudi pact

Israel informed in advance of Egypt-Saudi pact

Egypt informed Israel in advance of its intention to transfer sovereignty over two islands in the Gulf of Aqaba to Saudi Arabia.Ben Ariel, 12/04/2016 06:12
Egyptian MP apologizes for hosting Israeli envoy

Egyptian MP apologizes for hosting Israeli envoy

Tawfik Okasha, who was dismissed for hosting Israel's ambassador, says the move was "in good faith".Ben Ariel, Canada, 04/03/2016 23:44
Egypt rejects friendly soccer match with Israel

Egypt rejects friendly soccer match with Israel

Egyptian national team rejects Israeli proposal for a friendly match, explains it would not be tolerated by the Egyptian people.Ben Ariel, 03/03/2016 05:42
Egypt's parliament sacks MP who met Israeli envoy

Egypt's parliament sacks MP who met Israeli envoy

Tawfik Okasha dismissed from parliament following his meeting with Israel's ambassador to Egypt.Ben Ariel, 03/03/2016 04:13
Netanyahu welcomes new Egyptian ambassador

Netanyahu welcomes new Egyptian ambassador

Amid tensions over Egyptian parliamentarian meeting Israeli envoy, Netanyahu hosts Egypt's envoy to Israel.Elad Benari, 01/03/2016 03:16
Egyptian MPs want sanctions for MP who met Israeli

Egyptian MPs want sanctions for MP who met Israeli

Group of Egyptian parliamentarians ask that MP who met Israel's Ambassador to Egypt be sanctioned.Elad Benari, 28/02/2016 06:37
Egyptian MP under fire for meeting Israeli envoy

Egyptian MP under fire for meeting Israeli envoy

Controversial Egyptian MP Tawfik Okasha hosts Israeli ambassador for dinner, sparking outrage.Elad Benari, 26/02/2016 01:12
Rivlin greets first Egyptian ambassador in 3 years

Rivlin greets first Egyptian ambassador in 3 years

Credentials of new Egyptian envoy Hazem Ahdy Khairat accepted by President Rivlin, signaling warming of ties with Cairo.Arutz Sheva Staff, 25/02/2016 15:49
Egyptian schools to teach peace deal with Israel

Egyptian schools to teach peace deal with Israel

President Sisi's administration enacts overhaul of national curriculum, scrubs out Muslim Brotherhood influence.Ari Soffer, 17/02/2016 11:06
Outrage in Egypt over Israeli book at Cairo fair

Outrage in Egypt over Israeli book at Cairo fair

Egyptian parliamentarian demands inquiry after Army Radio analyst's book is allowed into a book fair in Cairo.Ben Ariel, 03/02/2016 06:15
Egyptian ambassador meets Foreign Ministry chief

Egyptian ambassador meets Foreign Ministry chief

Foreign Ministry Director General Dr. Dore Gold meets Egypt's new ambassador to Israel, as relations between the countries improve.Nitsan Keidar, 19/01/2016 05:42
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
Egypt rejects $257M natural gas deal with Israel

Egypt rejects $257M natural gas deal with Israel

Cairo bans Egyptian companies from utilizing or discussing landmark deal to make Israel a 'natural gas superpower' in the Middle East.Tova Dvorin, 25/12/2015 08:17
Egyptian planes cross into Israeli airspace

Egyptian planes cross into Israeli airspace

Israel reportedly allows Egyptian Air Force planes to enter its airspace in order to fight Sinai's ISIS affiliate.Ben Ariel, 16/12/2015 06:31
Israeli citizen released from Egyptian prison

Israeli citizen released from Egyptian prison

After serving 15 years in Egypt on charges of spying for Israel, Bedouin citizen Ouda Tarabin returns home.Nitsan Keidar, 10/12/2015 13:12
First time ever: Egypt votes for Israel at the UN

First time ever: Egypt votes for Israel at the UN

Egypt votes in favor of Jewish state's membership in United Nations space committee - triggering Arab anger.Ari Soffer, 02/11/2015 17:11
Watch: Egyptian slams media for Israel coverage

Watch: Egyptian slams media for Israel coverage

Outspoken activist and blogger Ahmed Meligy says lack of 'proper, decent, honest' coverage of Israel 'provoked' him to speak out.Ari Soffer, 29/10/2015 10:06
Egyptians See Israel as 'Most Hostile Country'

Egyptians See Israel as 'Most Hostile Country'

What peace treaty? Poll of Egyptians shows Israel still viewed with enmity - followed by US and Iran. Saudi Arabia viewed most positively.Ari Soffer, 29/09/2015 21:55
Egypt Historian: Drop Palestinians, Embrace Israel

Egypt Historian: Drop Palestinians, Embrace Israel

Palestinians 'don't want to solve their own problem' says prominent historian - and Egypt should focus more on its interests, not hatred.Ari Soffer, 01/06/2015 11:02
Egyptian Court: Can't Designate Israel Terrorist

Egyptian Court: Can't Designate Israel Terrorist

Court in Egypt rejects a lawsuit demanding the designation of Israel as a “terrorist state”.Elad Benari, 27/05/2015 05:43
Israel, Egypt Strike Gas Deal

Israel, Egypt Strike Gas Deal

Delek and Dolphinius agree on natural gas sale to Cairo after multiple bombings on Egypt gas pipeline.Arutz Sheva Staff, 18/03/2015 20:46
Egypt Acquits Ex-Minister over Israel Gas Deal

Egypt Acquits Ex-Minister over Israel Gas Deal

Former oil minister initially convicted for allegedly selling natural gas to Israel at below market price.Arutz Sheva Staff, 21/02/2015 18:38
Egypt 'Open' to Importing Gas from Israel

Egypt 'Open' to Importing Gas from Israel

Egypt's oil minister says his country is open to importing gas from Israel amid an energy crisis in his country.Arutz Sheva Staff, 15/01/2015 05:45
Confirmed: Israel to Supply Gas to Egypt

Confirmed: Israel to Supply Gas to Egypt

Seven-year gas contract to the tune of four billion dollars marks another sign of renewed cooperation between Cairo and Jerusalem.Arutz Sheva Staff, 20/10/2014 14:16
Erdan Praises 'Innovative' Offer for Pal. State

Erdan Praises 'Innovative' Offer for Pal. State

Alleged proposal by Egyptian President Sisi for Palestinian state in the Sinai desert has strategic importance, Minister says.Netanel Katz and Ari Soffer, 08/09/2014 18:10
Egypt 'Not Embarrassed' to Import Israeli Gas

Egypt 'Not Embarrassed' to Import Israeli Gas

Indirect Egypt-Israeli relations are 'no longer taboo', says Cairo's Minister of Petroleum.Arutz Sheva, 08/07/2014 14:10
Egypt to Charge Two 'Israeli Spies'

Egypt to Charge Two 'Israeli Spies'

Judicial sources say the Israelis, who include an intelligence officer, will be tried along with an Egyptian man over charges of spying.Dalit Halevi and AFP, 29/06/2014 17:04
Sisi: If Needed, We'll Amend Treaty with Israel

Sisi: If Needed, We'll Amend Treaty with Israel

Egypt’s leading presidential candidate says he would be willing to consider making changes to the peace agreement with Israel.Elad Benari, 12/05/2014 02:15
Egyptian Spokesmen Call for Referendum

Egyptian Spokesmen Call for Referendum

Spokesmen for the two Egyptian presidential candidates have advocated for putting the peace treaty with Israel to a vote in a referendum.Elad Benari, 24/04/2014 06:13
Egyptian Arrested for 'Loving Israel'

Egyptian Arrested for 'Loving Israel'

24-year-old Egyptian arrested for writing to Israeli nationals on Facebook and declaring his love for the Jewish state.Elad Benari, 17/03/2014 05:46
Bomb Explodes Outside Israeli Embassy in Cairo

Bomb Explodes Outside Israeli Embassy in Cairo

Home-made bomb explodes in front of the Israeli embassy in Cairo. No one hurt.Elad Benari, 12/03/2014 00:16
Egypt Charges Two as ‘Mossad Agents’

Egypt Charges Two as ‘Mossad Agents’

Egypt accuses two men of spying for Israel, one charged with sexual ties to Mossad agents.Maayana Miskin, 19/02/2014 01:13
Egyptian TV Host: Our Enemy Is Israel

Egyptian TV Host: Our Enemy Is Israel

Egyptian television has once again proven that hostility towards Israel exists despite the peace agreement between the two countries.Elad Benari, 13/10/2013 06:27
Egyptian Accused of Spying for Israel

Egyptian Accused of Spying for Israel

An Egyptian lawyer was accused of spying for Israel because he was surfing on Israeli websites in an Internet cafe.Elad Benari, 10/10/2013 06:13