Ethiopia

FM delivers message on Ethiopian Dam from Egyptian pres. to South African counterpart

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 10:56 GMT

The message conveys the status quo of negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) and the Egyptian stance on the issue.

Egypt: Ethiopian claim that 2 GERD bottom outlets are capable of enabling average flow of Blue Nile 'incorrect'

Tue, 20 Apr 2021 - 01:39 GMT

The Ethiopian claim that the two GERD bottom outlets are capable of enabling average flow of Blue Nile is incorrect, the Egyptian ministry said.

Austria offers to be part of negotiations between Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia on GERD issue

Mon, 19 Apr 2021 - 07:45 GMT

Austria also warned that tensions regarding the filling of the dam’s reservoir could bring a massive potential for conflict

Egypt's foreign affairs minister embarks on African tour to deliver updates of Renaissance Dam negotiations

Sun, 18 Apr 2021 - 08:23 GMT

Foreign Affairs Minister Sameh Shoukry embarked on Sunday on an African tour to update several countries on the developments of the Renaissance Dam (GERD) issue.

Egypt: 2nd phase of filling GERD with 13.5 billion cubic meters is catastrophe to downstream countries

Sat, 17 Apr 2021 - 03:40 GMT

“The negotiation process led by the African Union (AU) has so far proved its uselessness,” the letter said.

FM presents Ethiopian Dam developments to UN secretary general, contends Egypt's stance on filling, operation

Tue, 13 Apr 2021 - 02:59 GMT

The minister also reiterated the risk posed by continuous Ethiopian unilateral acts, particularly carrying out the second filling without agreement, and the impact of that on the security and stability of the region.

Egypt's irrigation minister clarifies status of Ethiopian Dam crisis

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 05:48 GMT

Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohamed Abdel Aty gave Saturday a TV interview to Amr Adib to clarify the status of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) crisis.

FM clarifies when Egypt will resort to UN Security Council over Ethiopian Dam crisis

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 12:22 GMT

The minister spoke in a phone-in on April 11, 2021.

Sudan reiterates not ceding Fashaqa district to Ethiopia

Mon, 12 Apr 2021 - 10:10 GMT

The lieutenant-general made the statement while addressing officers and soldiers at the Sudanese Armed Forces.

Reaching water agreement is must or else a big problem would occur for all sides - min.

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 - 07:32 GMT

Taking the decision to go to war is a difficult one and Egypt should not be forced to take such a decision, he added.

How will the second filling of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam harm Egyptians?

Sun, 11 Apr 2021 - 01:02 GMT

Egypt and Sudan insist that a legally binding agreement on the filling and operation of the dam should be reached before Ethiopia implements the second phase of dam filling.

Arab Parliament supports Egypt, Sudan in issue of Ethiopia’s Renaissance Dam

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 - 11:03 GMT

In his comments on the sideline of the permanent meetings of the parliament on Saturday, Speaker of the Arab Parliament Adel Al Assoumy called upon Ethiopia to listen to other parties in this file in light of achieving the African interests.

Tunisia’s Saeid firmly supports Egypt’s water rights, discusses ‘new means of cooperation’ with Sisi

Sat, 10 Apr 2021 - 01:59 GMT

The leaders of Egypt and Tunisia on Saturday emphasized “identical views” on regional issues, promising “wider horizons and new means of cooperation.”

Sudanese commander says 95% of Fashqa restored, Ethiopian attempts to be decisively thwarted

Fri, 09 Apr 2021 - 09:48 GMT

Sajjan said the Sudanese troops in the region are highly ready and are fully confident that they defend the Sudanese homeland.

Ethiopia involves GERD in complexities of internal policies: Sudan's Abdalla Hamdok

Thu, 08 Apr 2021 - 05:54 GMT

Ethiopia has involved the Renaissance Dam (GERD) in the complexities of its internal policies, Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok said Thursday, according to Al-Arabiya.

Famine, flooding or war are repercussions of Ethiopian Dam filling without deal

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 02:50 GMT

A number of Egyptian experts and former ministers gave insight on the issue.

Sisi warns Ethiopia of taking single drop of Egyptian water, says ‘all options are open’

Wed, 07 Apr 2021 - 11:05 GMT

“I tell our Ethiopian brothers: we should not reach the level that you mess with a water drop in Egypt, because all options are open,” Sisi said, while inaugurating the secured and smart documents complex.

Ethiopia rejects 3 proposals by Egypt, Sudan to resume negotiations on Renaissance Dam

Tue, 06 Apr 2021 - 01:24 GMT

Egypt says talks held in the Congolese capital, Kinshasa, on March 4-5 did not achieve any progress or lead to an agreement on re-launching negotiations.

Sudan calls for adopting ‘new approach’ on GERD negotiations

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 02:53 GMT

Sudan Foreign Minister Mariam al Sadek called for adopting ‘new approach’ on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) negotiations that kicked off in Kinshasa Sunday.

Egypt’s FM Shoukry: Kinshasa’s GERD talks ‘last chance’ to reach binding agreement

Mon, 05 Apr 2021 - 01:06 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Egypt has been negotiating for a decade with a sincere political willing to reach a fair agreement on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) issue.

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