updated Fri. December 1, 2023
February 17, 2018
Hamas won legislative elections in 2006 and forcibly seized the territory the following year from the internationally backed Palestinian Authority. .... The State Information Service, which accredits foreign media representatives and monitors their coverage, also wants the BBC to publish its statement allegingÃâÃÂ ...
February 11, 2018
CAIRO – 11 February 2018: Following the launch of Egypt's Comprehensive Military Operation “Sinai 2018”, the State Information Service (SIS) .... by some international media outlets as regards the “alleged Palestinian state in Sinai”; has the main target of “Sinai 2018” been purging terrorism from Sinai,ÃâÃÂ ...
February 9, 2018
In a statement issued on Friday, State Information Service, a body affiliated with the Egyptian presidency, requested that foreign media adhere to the statements of the ... The Rafah crossing connecting Sinai to Gaza was closed as the operation began on Friday, according to Palestinian media outlets.
January 11, 2018
After the Times' article was published, Egypt's State Information Service denied allegations of government attempts to sway public opinion in Trump's favor ... Palestinians hoping that East Jerusalem -- occupied by Israel since 1967 -- might eventually serve as the capital of an independent Palestinian state.
New York Times
January 10, 2018
After the article was published, Egypt's State Information Service said in a statement that no one named Ashraf al-Kholi worked for the intelligence ... “We disclosed in the original report that the audio recordings were provided to The Times by an intermediary supportive of the Palestinian cause, but we hadÃâÃÂ ...
January 6, 2018
"Palestinians can't resist and we don't want to go to war," added Kholi, according to the New York Times. "We have enough on our plate as you know." The country's state Information Service' says the hosts deny reports that an intelligence officer had spoken to them. It also says the article does not provideÃâÃÂ ...
December 4, 2017
Head of Egypt's State Information Service Rashwan to respond to 'flawed Western reports' in parliament Sunday ... The Egyptian parliament's foreign relations committee is scheduled to hold a meeting on Sunday where the head of Egypt's State Information Service (SIS) Diaa Rashwan will hold a Q&AÃâÃÂ ...
November 24, 2017
... bombing and gunfire attack against a mosque in a small village in North Sinai Province bordering Israel and the Palestinian Gaza Strip. Diaa Rashwan, head of Egypt's State Information Service and chief of Cairo-based Al-Ahram Center for Political and Strategic Studies, said in a statement that the attackÃâÃÂ ...
New York Times
October 12, 2017
... and which they say will both sideline Hamas from the day-to-day running of Gaza and create a political groundswell for a broader deal to reunite the Palestinian territories. Egypt's State Information Service said that the rivals had agreed to hand full control of Gaza to the Palestinian Authority by Dec. 1.