Latest in Tag: Sudan Highlight
Latest in Tag: Sudan
Qalaa Holdings Chairperson meets with Sudan’s Prime Minister, head of Sovereign Council
The Sudanese government announced that it had thwarted a coup attempt, on Tuesday, as the country is undergoing a fragile transition since the overthrow of President Omar al-Bashir in 2019. The government said that officers and civilians linked to the ousted president’s regime attempted a coup, but the government quickly took control of matters. “We …
Ethiopia provides Sudan with false information regarding filling, operation of GERD, says Sudanese Irrigation Minister
The Sudanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced, on Wednesday, that it had summoned the Ethiopian Ambassador to Khartoum after the Sudanese authorities found, during the period from 26 July to 8 August, total of 29 bodies carried by the Sett River, east of the villages adjacent to Wad Al Helio locality in Kassala State, eastern Sudan. Sudan informed the Ethiopian Ambassador that the bodies were …
Shoukry affirms Egypt’s constant keenness to support UNRWA
Ethiopia claimed that armed group entered Sudanese territories to target Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam
Sudan denied, on Saturday, claims that it was involved in an armed group’s attempt to attack the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). Al-Tahir Abu Haga, Chief Advisor of the Sudanese Sovereign Council, said, “The Ethiopian army’s accusation of Sudan of supporting the militants of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) was unfounded.” He pointed out …
Sudanese Minister of Irrigation Yasser Abbas said, on Wednesday, that withholding information about the unilateral filling of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) cost his country dearly. He also indicated in a tweet on his Twitter account that the Cabinet session on Tuesday regarding the 2021-2022 flood season reviewed a report on “the flood in …
Death toll from devastating floods reaches 52
The Egyptian Minister said that this meeting also aimed at discussing financing mechanisms for contracts between the two sides.
Sudanese army resizes control of Al-Fashqa, which has been occupied by Ethiopian militias since 1994
Sudan willing to cooperate with ICC ‘to achieve justice for victims of Darfur war,’ Foreign Minister Mariam al-Mahdi
Ethiopia accuses Khartoum of interfering in Tigray crisis
The two sides also discussed the deteriorating humanitarian situation in the Tigray region and reports of the re-entry of Eritrean forces to Ethiopia, with its repercussions on regional stability.
Blue Nile is international river shared by three countries, so agreement must be tripartite, says Yasser Abbas.
Sudan’s military sources said that the country’s armed forces confronted Ethiopian militias and other forces during combing operations carried out inside Sudanese territory on Friday. The moves resulted in the killing of a Sudanese soldier.
Addis Ababa expects ‘dangerous floods’ that may affect 500,000 people
Unilateral Ethiopian actions on GERD endanger Sudan’s security, says Sudanese Foreign Minister
If controversial dam collapses due to natural or random causes, this would severely affect Sudan, says Water expert Hani Sewilam
Visits aimed to develop level of military cooperation between Egypt and friendly countries
Sudanese Foreign Minister expresses deep concern as Ethiopia heads toward unilateral filling of GERD reservoir
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
Russia has offered to help coordinate filling and operation of Dam using satellite technologies, says country’s ambassador in Cairo
Nothing wrong in Egypt and Sudan asking or support from various international parties: Arab League Assistant Secretary-General
Line will pass from Aswan to Lake Nasser with 6 km bridge to be constructed
AU delegation will also hold meetings with political figures, African diplomatic mission heads in Khartoum, UNITAMS mission head
Arab League fully supports positions of Egypt, Sudan on controversial Ethiopian dam issue
Two countries agree to coordinate to protect security, peace, and stability in region
Minister was briefed on experience of Nile Basin Authority experience relating to river management