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Sudan: Failure of reaching a binding agreement on GERD will negatively affect Roseires dam

Sat, 27 Feb 2021 - 10:15 GMT

Sudanese Roseires dam will depend on the quantities of the river coming from the Renaissance Dam, and thus the absence of a binding and satisfactory agreement for all parties will constitute a great danger.

Hamdok warns unilateral GERD filling threatens Sudanese dams, people’s properties

Fri, 26 Feb 2021 - 05:39 GMT

Ethiopia has frequently affirmed it would implement the second filling of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam next July under any circumstances.

Egypt: Efficiency of GERD 30%, Ethiopia seeks to fill dam reservoir with13.5 billion cubic meters in July

Thu, 25 Feb 2021 - 05:35 GMT

Addis Ababa is seeking to fill 13.5 billion cubic meters this year.

Egypt, United States committed to articulating diplomatic solutions for reinforcing regional stability: ambassador

Wed, 24 Feb 2021 - 10:39 GMT

"There are many common characteristics between Egypt and the United State when it comes to diplomatic participation," the ambassador added.

Saudi Arabia to hold summit on Ethiopian Dam crisis

Thu, 18 Feb 2021 - 07:59 GMT

That is within the framework of the Council of Arab-African States bordering Red Sea.

Reaching a legal binding agreement on GERD before 2nd round of dam filling is a must: Egypt’s FM

Sun, 14 Feb 2021 - 04:03 GMT

Both ministers tackled the latest developments in the Horn of Africa, especially developments related to the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam file, said Egyptian Foreign Ministry Spokesperson Ahmed Hafez in a statement.

Egypt has many scenarios regarding GERD file: FM

Sat, 13 Feb 2021 - 12:46 GMT

“We are always talking about reaching a legal and binding agreement on filling and operation of the dam; an agreement takes into accounts the interests of the three countries,” Shoukry said.

Egypt’s president raises GERD, vaccination files at 34th African Union summit

Sat, 06 Feb 2021 - 06:17 GMT

Sisi welcomed an invitation directed to Egypt to join the union’s Vaccine Acquisition Task Team (AVATT).

Egypt will not allow any party to control Nile River: FM Shoukry on GERD issue

Tue, 26 Jan 2021 - 03:15 GMT

Shoukry showed up Tuesday at the parliament to read out a statement about the implementation of a 2018-2020 government program as requested by the House.

Parliament demands time frame for drip irrigation transformation, irrigation minister farmland production increased, water consumption reduced

Mon, 25 Jan 2021 - 11:45 GMT

The House of Representatives demanded direct subsidies for farmers to transform from flood to drip irrigation while the minister of water resources was listing his work on Monday.

Sudan won't accept Ethiopian fait accompli, has means to respond: gov't spox

Sat, 23 Jan 2021 - 05:45 GMT

Sudan does not accept a fait accompli in the case of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) and has the means to respond with in such case, spokesperson of the Sudanese government Faisal Mohamed Saleh told Alsudani News website.

Egyptian amb. in Washington: There is a need for cooperation between Cairo, Biden’s administration on GERD file

Sat, 16 Jan 2021 - 01:57 GMT

Egyptian ambassador to the US Moataz Zahran said that there is a need for cooperation again between Egypt and the United States on the issue of the controversial Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

Egypt’s Sisi, High-profile Sudanese delegation discuss GERD issue

Fri, 15 Jan 2021 - 11:46 GMT

“They agreed on the importance of continuing mutual coordination and intensive joint consultation for the good of the two countries, the two brotherly peoples, and the region as a whole,” Radi said.

UAE efforts to break deadlock in tripartite negotiations between, Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia on GERD issue

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 01:11 GMT

A high-level delegation from the UAE Ministry of Foreign Affairs has paid a one-day visit to Sudan.

High-profile Sudanese delegation visits Egypt Jan. 14

Thu, 14 Jan 2021 - 10:05 GMT

A Sudanese delegation arrived in Cairo Thursday to pay a one-day state visit.

Ethiopian military jet infringes Sudanese airspace in 'dangerous escalation'

Wed, 13 Jan 2021 - 02:06 GMT

The ministry urged the Ethiopian side not to repeat such hostile acts in the future.

Egypt says GERD talks failed due to disagreements over how to resume negotiations

Mon, 11 Jan 2021 - 10:18 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Ministry said, Sunday that the talks on Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) failed due to disagreements over how to resume negotiations.

Six-party meeting for Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia on GERD to convene Sunday

Sat, 09 Jan 2021 - 02:06 GMT

This new round of meetings comes under the presidency of South Africa, which currently chairs the African Union, and aims to reach a binding agreement on the rules for filling and operating the Renaissance Dam.

Sudan’s irrigation minister ‘deeply concerned’ over 2nd GERD filling plans without agreement

Fri, 08 Jan 2021 - 03:58 GMT

Sudan’s Irrigation Minister Yasser Abbas on Thursday has expressed “deep concern” over Ethiopia’s announcement of plans to implement the second filling of the massive Renaissance Dam, SUNA reported.

GERD FILE: Differences between Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan over future water development projects on Abbay Basin

Thu, 07 Jan 2021 - 01:30 GMT

Egypt is diplomatically pressing to find solutions to the outstanding issues regarding the dam’s operation and reservoir filling, particularly ahead of the second round of the filling process due in August 2021.

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