Latest in Tag: Palestine Highlight
Latest in Tag: Palestine
Leaders of three countries stress necessity of preserving legitimate Palestinian rights
Palestinian Presidential Spokesperson Nabil Abu Rudeineh said in a statement that the Israeli occupation is instigating an open confrontation with the entire Palestinian people through its all-out aggression that began in Jerusalem and then spread to Jenin, Gaza, and now Nablus, which left three people dead and dozens wounded.
At least 15 people, including a commander of the Palestinian Islamic Jihad, were killed in Israeli strikes on Gaza Strip on Friday, according to Palestinian medical and security sources. Taysir al-Jabari, a commander of Saraya al-Quds, the armed wing of Jihad, was killed in an Israeli raid, the sources told Xinhua. Israeli warplanes carried out …
Furthermore, Hafez stressed the importance of adhering to the rules of international law to provide protection for Palestinian civilians as well as stopping any practices that violate the sanctity of Al-Aqsa Mosque and other religious institutions and practices.
Addressing the 48th session of the Organisation of Islamic Cooperation’s (OIC) Council of Foreign Ministers (CFM) in Islamabad on Tuesday, Shoukry said Egypt affirms its commitment to active and constructive participation under the umbrella of the OIC for the protection of Islamic, Arab, and African interests.
Meeting comes on sidelines of 157th session of Arab League
“The delegation expressed appreciation for Egypt’s role in supporting the Palestinian cause and the legitimate rights of the Palestinian people as well as for its sincere efforts to provide the necessary support to all parts of the Palestinian territories and to achieve the desired Palestinian national reconciliation,” Hafez added.
The ministry called on the British government to “stop the policy of double standards and immediately retract this decision.”
The analysts told Xinhua in separate interviews that building and expanding Israeli settlements at strategic spots in the West Bank and East Jerusalem “would undermine the principle of establishing a geographically contiguous Palestinian state on the territories occupied by Israel in 1967.”
Shoukry stresses Egypt’s position toward Palestinian cause
Foreign Minister Shoukry stresses Egypt’s support to Palestinian cause
The summit will include Egyptian President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi, King Abdullah II of Jordan, and Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas. It will discuss building a unified Arab position on resuming talks with the American side on the peace process in the region.
The Palestinian Ministry of Foreign Affairs described the Israeli settlers’ attempt to establish a new outpost near the Barta’amilitary checkpoint, southwest of Jenin, as a “gradual annexation of the West Bank”. In a press statement on Monday, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs condemned the continuous violations of the Israeli occupation forces against the Palestinian people and their …
Egypt has taken a new step to reach a permanent stability in the Gaza Strip, bring peace between the conflicting Palestinian factions, and reunite the Palestinians. This is to create the atmosphere to reach the peace that everyone desires, except for some parties that seek to impose their extremist vision and make themselves a regional …
Bassam Rady, Spokesperson for the Egyptian Presidency, said that, during the call, Al-Sisi asserted Egypt’s full support for all ongoing endeavours to reach a comprehensive solution to the Palestine-Israel conflict. This is with a view to achieving peace in the Middle East.
Palestinian government to form specialised body for Gaza reconstruction
Chief of Egypt’s General Intelligence Service Abbas Kamel conveyes solidarity message from President Al-Sisi to Palestinian counterpart Mahmoud Abbas
If Israeli attacks on Gaza found to be indiscriminate it may constitute war crimes, say UN
However, this crisis has achieved great political gains for the Palestinian cause, putting it back at the top of international priorities. Most importantly, it clearly demonstrated the radical shift in the US Congress towards the Palestinian cause.
The meeting will be held virtually on Wednesday, and will discuss the grave human rights violations that Israel has committed against the Palestinian people. It will also look at Israel’s failure to fulfil its international obligations to protect civilians.
Jordan’s King Abdullah praised Egypt’s efforts to reach ceasefire between Palestinians and Israelis
During the telephone call, the two ministers also discussed opportunities for the development of these relations, and the over regional situation.
The two ministers discussed the latest developments in the Palestinian issue, whilst also reviewing ways to strengthen bilateral relations between the two countries.
Egypt’s Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry met, on Saturday, with his Cypriot counterpart Nikos Christodoulides to share views on advancing cooperation between the two countries. During the meeting, the two ministers also discussed methods of coordinating on a number of important regional issues of mutual interest. Ahmed Hafez, spokesperson for Egypt’s Ministry of Foreign …
The call comes as part of the continuous consultation and coordination between the two sides.
Once the Egyptian-mediated ceasefire began, fireworks lit the skies as Palestinians flocked to the streets
Ahmed Aboul Gheit, Secretary General of the Arab League, has assigned the organisation’s Assistant Secretary-General Hosam Zaki to participate in the session.
During a cabinet meeting on Wednesday, Madbouly asserted the government’s support and appreciation for all decisions and measures taken by President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi to support the Palestinian people in Gaza.
Egypt, France, Jordan hold tripartite summit on Palestine cause developments
The two conversations discussed the rapid developments taking place in the Palestinian territories and the escalation in the Gaza Strip.