Water Security

Egyptians, Tanzanian president discuss economic ties, security cooperation

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 - 03:12 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received his Tanzanian counterpart Samia Hassan Wednesday in Al Itihadiyah presidential palace holding an official ceremony.

Egyptian president stresses negotiations, legal binding agreement on Ethiopian Dam in meeting with Congolese counterpart

Tue, 02 Nov 2021 - 09:17 GMT

They met on the sidelines of summit meetings taking place within the UN Climate Change Conference (COP26) held in Glasgow.

Egyptian pres., U.S. National Security Advisor discuss Ethiopian Dam, Libyan elections

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 - 02:55 GMT

U.S. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan and accompanying delegation visited Egypt Wednesday.

Egyptian president, CIA director confer over 5 crises, including Afghanistan's

Sun, 15 Aug 2021 - 12:13 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Sunday in Al Itihadiyah Palace Director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Williams Burns.

Dutch delegation visits Egypt to discuss potential joint projects

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 01:47 GMT

Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohamed Abdel Aty received Monday a number of Dutch consultants to confer over a potential cooperation program.

Ethiopian Dam cut Blue Nile annual inflow by 50%: Sudan's Roseires Dam admin.

Sun, 18 Jul 2021 - 09:23 GMT

Roseires Dam administration warned that the delay in the negotiations resumption puts the Sudanese hydropower plant in peril.

Egypt's FM delivers message from President Sisi to European Council president

Tue, 13 Jul 2021 - 01:13 GMT

They also discussed other matters.

'We won't settle until legal binding agreement is reached on Ethiopian Dam': Sudanese irrigation official

Sun, 11 Jul 2021 - 03:28 GMT

The official added that the water resources issue is influenced by the political stances of regional and international players.

Fair agreement on Ethiopian Dam spares region conflict: Egyptian Speaker

Sun, 11 Jul 2021 - 12:25 GMT

Gebali underscored that Ethiopia's unjustifiable behavior threatens Egypt's water security.

Ethiopia plans to sell Nile water being intransigent over Renaissance Dam agreement: researcher

Sat, 10 Jul 2021 - 04:03 GMT

On July 8, a UNSC session was held for members to present their viewpoints on the crisis as well as the foreign ministers of Egypt and Sudan, and the irrigation minister of Ethiopia.

Does Ethiopia hold a grudge against Egypt's High Dam?

Fri, 09 Jul 2021 - 01:34 GMT

Such pretext aimed at playing down the fears of Egypt and justifying denying it its water rights is alarming.

Is the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam really functional?

Fri, 09 Jul 2021 - 12:10 GMT

Ethiopia eyes building three other dams, which along with the GERD are estimated to hold back 200 billion cubic meters of Blue Nile water.

Information provided by Ethiopia on Renaissance Dam worthless: Sudanese Irrigation minister

Thu, 08 Jul 2021 - 02:21 GMT

That was in a message by Sudanese Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Yasser Abbas to his Ethiopian counterpart Wednesday.

Sudanese FM talks with 9 UN Security Council member states prior to session on Ethiopian Dam

Thu, 08 Jul 2021 - 01:21 GMT

Sudanese Minister of Foreign Affairs Mariam al-Sadeq al-Mahdy has been clarifying her country's position on the issue.

When Tunisia's draft resolution on Ethiopian Dam crisis to be voted on by UN Security Council members

Thu, 08 Jul 2021 - 10:38 GMT

Tunisia is one of the 10 elected non-permanent members of the UNSC for the term 2020/2021.

Arab Parliament Speaker communicates with Security Council president over Ethiopian Dam crisis

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 - 12:11 GMT

Asoumi pointed out to international laws and treaties regulating transboundary rivers underlining that the Nile River is an international one and that no party shall try to monopolize it.

Egypt's FM meets UN ambassadors of Security Council permanent member states, AU Troika

Wed, 07 Jul 2021 - 10:48 GMT

That is ahead of the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) meeting on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) crisis taking place on June 8.

Sudanese FM demands imposing sanctions on Ethiopia for abandoning negotiations

Sun, 20 Jun 2021 - 09:47 GMT

She further pointed out that Ethiopia had refused to provide information on GERD causing tremendous losses to Sudan during the first filling in 2020.

Negotiations on Ethiopian dam filling, operation took countless rounds but to no avail: Egypt's FM

Tue, 15 Jun 2021 - 03:43 GMT

Egypt had called for an Arab League Extraordinary Ministerial Meeting on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

Egyptian ministers head to Sudan to confer over Ethiopian dam issue

Wed, 09 Jun 2021 - 08:26 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry and Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohamed Abdel Aty headed Wednesday to the Sudanese capital, Khartoum.