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United States Donates 1.6 Million More COVID-19 Pfizer Vaccines to Egypt

October 16, 2021 Cairo – U.S. Ambassador Jonathan R. Cohen welcomed the arrival of a second shipment of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccines to Cairo.  The shipment of an additional 1.6 million Pfizer doses is part of a 500-million-dose donation from the United States to the countries of the African Union through COVAX, and will help protect Egyptians from ...
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United States Donates 1.6 Million COVID-19 Pfizer Vaccines to Egypt 

September 30, 2021  United States Donates 1.6 Million COVID-19 Pfizer Vaccines to Egypt   Cairo, Egypt, September 30, 2021 –  U.S. Chargé d’Affaires, a.i. Nicole Shampaine and Assistant Minister of Health Dr. Mohamed Hassany welcomed the arrival of the first shipment of Pfizer’s COVID-19 vaccines to Cairo.  The 1.6 million Pfizer dose shipment is a direct donation from the United States to Egypt ...
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The United States and Egypt Celebrate Success of $8 million Women’s Empowerment Project

September 26, 2021  The United States and Egypt Celebrate Success of $8 million Women’s Empowerment Project    Cairo – U.S. Chargé D’Affaires Nicole Shampaine, Minister of International Cooperation Dr. Rania Al Mashat, Minister of Social Solidarity Dr. Nevine El Kabbag, President of Egypt’s National Council for Women Dr. Maya Morsy, and UN Women Country Representative Christine Arab celebrated the successful completion of the Safe Cities Free ...
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Secretary Blinken’s Meeting with Egyptian Foreign Minister Shoukry

September 22, 2021 Secretary Blinken’s Meeting with Egyptian Foreign Minister Shoukry The below is attributable to Spokesperson Ned Price: Secretary of State Antony J. Blinken met with Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry today in New York City on the margins of the UN General Assembly.  Secretary Blinken and Foreign Minister Shoukry discussed regional issues, including Israeli-Palestinian relations, diplomatic efforts on Libya, Egypt’s leadership in founding the ...
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U.S.-Egypt Military Cooperation Committee 

September 21, 2021   U.S.-Egypt Military Cooperation Committee  Cairo – The United States and the Arab Republic of Egypt held the 32nd U.S.-Egypt Military Cooperation Committee (MCC) in Cairo, Egypt on September 20-21.  Deputy Assistant Secretary of Defense for the Middle East Dana Stroul led the U.S. delegation.  Air Force Commander Lieutenant General Abbas Helmy led the Egyptian ...
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