Israel-Egypt

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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 condemns Egypt terror attack

Israel condemns Egypt terror attack

Israel sends condolences to Egypt following attack in which more than 50 police officers were killed during a raid on a terrorist hideout.Elad Benari, 22/10/2017 03:57
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
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 to Egypt: Let's fight terrorism together

Netanyahu to Egypt: Let's fight terrorism together

PM Netanyahu condemns terror attack on Coptic Christians in Cairo, calls on Egypt to "fight terrorism together".Elad Benari, 12/12/2016 02:13
Report: Israeli delegation in Cairo for talks

Report: Israeli delegation in Cairo for talks

Egyptian officials claim Israel has chosen Cairo to mediate with PA over France; delegation also to coordinate security in Sinai.Tova Dvorin, 24/05/2016 18:35
Israel, Jordan, Egypt cooperate over ISIS

Israel, Jordan, Egypt cooperate over ISIS

Common enemy driving neighbor countries to put 'past animosities' aside, major Israeli official admits Wednesday.Arutz Sheva staff, 20/04/2016 18:32
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
Israeli Ambassador: Egypt won't be our enemy

Israeli Ambassador: Egypt won't be our enemy

Israel's Ambassador to Egypt plays down tension in relations with Egypt following dismissal of MP who met him.Elad Benari, 04/03/2016 06:13
Egyptian MP attacked with shoe in parliament

Egyptian MP attacked with shoe in parliament

MP throws shoe at lawmaker Tawfik Okasha and others demand he be dismissed, over 'crime' of meeting with Israeli ambassador.Ari Yashar, 28/02/2016 17:38
Jewish leader: Sisi meeting was 'eye opening'

Jewish leader: Sisi meeting was 'eye opening'

Stephen Greenberg, chairman of the Conference of Presidents, describes Jewish leaders' visits to Turkey and Egypt.Yoni Kempinski, 16/02/2016 04:15
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
Israeli Embassy Reopens in Cairo

Israeli Embassy Reopens in Cairo

Four years after mob raids the premises, Israeli flag raised once again at the embassy in the Egyptian capital.Nitsan Keidar, 09/09/2015 18:21
Expert: Egypt Might be Open to Ideas on Conflict

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, 23/03/2015 02:42
Israeli Freed After Two Years in Egyptian Prison

Israeli Freed After Two Years in Egyptian Prison

Andrei Pashnichikov, who was arrested by Egypt in December of 2012, released from jail and deported to Israel.Ben Ariel, 04/01/2015 03:25
PM, Peres Congratulate Egypt's President Sisi

PM, Peres Congratulate Egypt's President Sisi

Prime Minister Netanyahu and President Peres wish Egyptian people 'prosperity and success', reaffirm commitment to treaty.AFP and Arutz Sheva Staff, 06/06/2014 17:03
Egypt Calls for Reparations - from Biblical Times

Egypt Calls for Reparations - from Biblical Times

Egyptian commentator calls for Israel to provide compensation for materials Torah says Jews took during Passover story.Tova Dvorin, 31/03/2014 22:22
Israel Appoints New Ambassador to Egypt

Israel Appoints New Ambassador to Egypt

The Israeli foreign ministry has named Middle East specialist Haim Koren as the next ambassador to Egypt.Elad Benari, 28/10/2013 06:14
Israeli Delegation in Cairo to Discuss Sinai

Israeli Delegation in Cairo to Discuss Sinai

An Israeli delegation arrives at the Cairo airport as Egypt's army continues to crack down on terrorists in the Sinai.Elad Benari, 12/09/2013 06:46
Gantz: Coordination with Egypt Has Gotten Better

Gantz: Coordination with Egypt Has Gotten Better

The coordination between Israel and Egypt has gotten better despite the rise of the Muslim Brotherhood to power, says COS.Elad Benari, 17/04/2013 03:44
Carter: Morsi Won't Change Treaty Unilaterally

Carter: Morsi Won't Change Treaty Unilaterally

Former President Jimmy Carter says Egypt's President will not implement changes to peace with Israel unilaterally.Elad Benari, 24/10/2012 02:13
Israel to Buy Antiques, Send Them to Egypt

Israel to Buy Antiques, Send Them to Egypt

Israel pledges to buy Egyptian artifacts and return them to Cairo. Lawyer for Israeli prisoner in Egypt objects.Maayana Miskin, 31/08/2012 10:09
Egyptian Fighter Jets in Sinai? Israel Says No

Egyptian Fighter Jets in Sinai? Israel Says No

Egyptian media say fighter jets are in El Arish, to track terrorists. Israeli sources deny this as "baseless rumors."Gil Ronen, 06/08/2012 18:04
Cairo Gov’t Conceived in Violence, Bred in Chaos

Cairo Gov’t Conceived in Violence, Bred in Chaos

Morsi vowed to preserve international agreements as he takes power in a regime conceived in violence and bred in violence.Tzvi Ben Gedalyahu, 25/06/2012 08:22
IDF Foils Infiltration Attempt from Egypt

IDF Foils Infiltration Attempt from Egypt

IDF troops fire at suspects who entered Israel through the border with Egypt. One person dead, three wounded.Elad Benari, 15/03/2012 23:14
Terror Alert Along Egypt-Israel Border

Terror Alert Along Egypt-Israel Border

IDF raises its alertness following information regarding intentions by terrorists to execute an attack along the Egyptian border.Elad Benari, Canada, 23/09/2011 23:16
'Soldiers in Sinai a Mistake'

'Soldiers in Sinai a Mistake'

Middle East expert Moshe Sharon: allowing Egypt to send soldiers into Sinai sets a bad precedent.Gil Ronen, 02/02/2011 11:00
PM on Egypt: Peace Must Stay

PM on Egypt: Peace Must Stay

In talks with diplomats, Netanyahu said international community must insist that any Egyptian government maintain peace treaty with Israel. Gil Ronen, 02/02/2011 10:13
Wikileaks on Egypt and Israel

Wikileaks on Egypt and Israel

Leaked documents show U.S. frustration as Egyptian military focuses on Israel while neglecting struggle against terrorism.Maayana Miskin, 31/12/2010 12:13
Trouble for Egypt Gas Deal

Trouble for Egypt Gas Deal

Egypt's gas sales to Israel cause anger among Egyptians, due to rumored domestic gas shortage.Maayana Miskin, 23/08/2010 19:32
Egypt: Gaza is Israel's Problem

Egypt: Gaza is Israel's Problem

Egypt rejects plan that would see Gaza residents use the Rafah crossing, saying Gaza is still Israel's responsibility.Maayana Miskin, 17/06/2010 20:51
Netanyahu, Mubarak Meet in Egypt

Netanyahu, Mubarak Meet in Egypt

PM Netanyahu plans meeting with Egypt's Mubarak over resumption of Israel-PA negotiations.Maayana Miskin, 03/05/2010 10:27