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The London-based Al-Hayah newspaper quoted a Palestinian figure from Fatah movement on Wednesday as saying that Hamas movement requested from Egypt that Qatar plays a role in ending the crisis in Gaza. Hamas also demanded that Egypt invites either...
  Ezzat al-Rashq, member of Hamas politburo and the Palestinian delegation over truce talks, said proposals by Egypt to reach permanent truce with Israel are rejected by Palestine. In remarks to the Palestinian news agency Safa, Rashq said,...
An Israeli delegation returned to Cairo on Wednesday for a couple of hours to meet with senior Egyptian security officials over talks about a permanent truce in Gaza. An informed source said that the delegation was composed of three senior...
A senior United Nations representative arrived in Cairo on Wednesday to take part in Palestinian-Israeli negotiations under Egypt's sponsorship. Robert Serry, the UN envoy, said the aim of the visit is to seek a ceasefire in Gaza. ...
Eyewitnesses said Israeli aircrafts bombed the home of Ismail Haniyah, the Islamic Resistance Movement Hamas leader, at al-Shati camp for Palestinian refugees, west of Gaza City, Anadolu news agency reported Tuesday.   Al-Arabiya news channel...
Qatar has denied reports it had proposed an initiative to end the bloody encounter between Israel and Palestinians in Gaza Strip as the death toll in the enclave from Israeli raids top 800.   Assistant foreign minister, Sheikh Mohamed Bin Abdul...
US Secretary of State John Kerry decided to extend his visit to Cairo one more day to continue talks about a ceasefire in Gaza, the official news agency MENA reported.   Kerry had started a series of talks since his arrival in Cairo on Monday....
Egypt opened the Rafah border crossing on Saturday to receive the injured wounded as result of the Israeli aggression against Gaza and allow medical and humanitarian aid to the Gaza strip. Egyptian convoys and figures arrived in North...
Former UK premier and Middle East Quartet envoy Tony Blair arrived in Cairo on Wednesday from Tel Aviv for a brief visit during which he is set to meet with President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi.   According to diplomatic sources, Blair, who is...
The Egypt Tourism Authority has announced an increase in number of incoming tourists from Gulf countries in 2014, according to a statement on Tuesday that credited a recent marketing campaign.   Tourists coming from United Arab Emirates...