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Latest in Tag: ethiopia
Dam would never significantly harm downstream countries, says Ethiopia’s Prime Minister
The move comes in the wake of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) regaining control, last month, of Mek’ele, the capital of the war-ravaged Tigray region.
Perhaps within hours, a meeting of the UN Security Council will be held, to discuss the dispute between Egypt and Sudan on the one hand, and Ethiopia on the other, regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) that is being built on the Blue Nile. It seems that Addis Ababa is not interested in the …
Egyptian, Sudanese foreign ministers call for legally binding agreement on filling, operating of controversial dam
UN asks Ethiopian authorities to cooperate to promote peace and stability in country
The Tigray region was excluded from the upcoming elections as it recovers from a military operation against the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF), which was recently designated by the central government as a terrorist movement.
African Union has yet to provide solutions to controversial dam crisis, says Mohamed Abdel Atty
Political parties are competing for the 547 seats in parliament, along with regional and federal councils. Voters in 23 constituencies in Addis Ababa are voting.
Sudanese Foreign Minister accuses Ethiopia of filling dam without reaching agreement with downstream countries
Arab Foreign Ministers meeting indicates Arab unity, says head of Arab League mission to UN
Egypt firmly rejects Ethiopia dam’s second filling before reaching final agreement, says Shoukry
The historic visit by Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah Al-Sisi to Djibouti is the decisive step in tightening the screws on Ethiopia. It was the first official visit of an Egyptian president in over 40 years. During the visit, the two sides discussed various files related to cooperation and ways to strengthen bilateral relations, especially on …
Water projects in Nile Basin should be established after coordination, agreement with countries that may be affected by them, especially downstream countries, says Egypt Foreign Ministry
Ethiopia responds to Egyptian-Sudanese military trainings by highlighting its strong army
Egypt is ready for 2nd filling through several projects, but will never abandon its water rights
Sudan’s Minister of Energy and Oil stresses second filling of GERD will affect his country’s electricity production, warns of energy shortage
Eritrea, Sudan leaders discuss cooperation, ways to develop ties between two countries
This was in Uganda, when the Ethiopian side insisted on thwarting any hope for a solution that meets the demands of the three parties [Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia] without harming the interests of any of them.
Khartoum affirms that Ethiopian efforts to disavow international agreements, treaties are irresponsible
Both Egypt, Sudan announce their intention to resort to UN Security Council to resolve GERD disagreement
Despite conspiracies, pressure exerted on us, we will carry out second filling of dam, says Ethiopia’s Abiy Ahmed
Egypt officially announces failure of latest round of negotiations on Ethiopian dam, resorts to UN Security Council
Ethiopia is releasing more water from last year’s storage through newly completed outlets, says country’s PM Abiy Ahmed
Al-Burhan appeals to Ethiopia to withdraw from Sudanese territory, noting Sudan’s willingness to coordinate on borders
Regrettable that 10 years of negotiations have elapsed without reaching agreement, says Sudan’s Abdullah Hamdouk
Farmers say they are ready for war to defend River Nile, but Egypt’s Water Resources Minister says ’not an easy decision’
Egypt supports development in Ethiopia without harming the interests of neighbouring countries, and that any shortage in its share of the River Nile water will lead to destabilisation and security issues in the whole Middle East and Africa region.
Ethiopia’s unilateral actions would affect stability, security of Nile Basin: Egyptian Foreign Minister
Al-Sisi renews Egypt’s keenness to reach legally binding agreement on filling, operation of GERD
Egypt has rejected an Ethiopian invitation to form a tripartite group of representatives from Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia to exchange data on the second filling of the disputed Ethiopian dam. In a statement on Saturday, Egypt’s Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation said that the Ethiopian proposal violates the outcomes of the African summits in this …