Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

Egypt still calling on reaching binding legal agreement on GERD: Sisi

Wed, 12 Jan 2022 - 11:39 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al Sisi said on Wednesday that Egypt respects the privacy of each and every country and never interfere in their internal affairs.

Saudi FM: Water security of Egypt, Sudan is indivisible from Arab water security

Thu, 16 Dec 2021 - 02:45 GMT

Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan renewed the kingdom’s support to Egypt and Sudan in the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam file as he held a press conference with his Egyptian counterpart, Sameh Shoukry, in Cairo on Thursday.

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.

Sisi: Egypt fully supports Julius Nyerere Dam construction that achieves Tanzanian people’s aspiration

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 - 02:43 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi reiterated Egypt’s full support to the implementation of the Julius Nyerere dam project, saying it achieves the aspirations of the brotherly Tanzanian people for a better life.

Washington discusses GERD with Cairo, reiterates Biden’s support to Egyptian water security

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 - 09:22 GMT

The United States reiterated President Joe Biden’s support to Egypt’s water security, a joint statement by Cairo and Washington read on Tuesday, as both sides discussed the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) file.

US welcomes Egypt’s plans to advance human rights in cooperation with civil society

Wed, 10 Nov 2021 - 08:54 GMT

The United States welcomed Egypt’s national plans to boost human rights in cooperation with the civil society sector, a joint statement by the governments of Egypt and the US read on Tuesday following the Egypt-US strategic dialogue held in Washington, D.C.

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.

Ending state of emergency reflects Egypt's stability, victory over terrorism, PM to Les Echos

Fri, 29 Oct 2021 - 06:31 GMT

Egypt’s Prime Minister Moustafa Madbouli has said that ending the state of emergency in Egypt reflects the country's stability and its success in the war against terrorism, especially in Sinai.

Egyptian, Greek chiefs of state confer over economic cooperation, Libyan crisis

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 09:43 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi began his visit to Athens Tuesday by a bilateral meeting with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis.

Negotiations on Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam almost ‘stalled’: Egypt’s Irrigation Minister

Mon, 11 Oct 2021 - 01:52 GMT

Egypt's Irrigation Minister Mohamed Abdel Ati said, Monday that the current negotiations situation on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam [GERD] are almost ‘stalled’.

Photos: Archbishop of Canterbury: GERD talks vital to solve disputes, Ethiopia should ensure fair use

Sat, 09 Oct 2021 - 04:38 GMT

Visiting Egypt on Friday, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby said the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam negotiations are vital to resolve water disputes between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia.

Egypt to continue negotiations approach to reach GERD deal: Permanent rep. at UN office in Geneva

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 02:44 GMT

Egypt's Permanent Representative at the UN Office in Geneva Ahmed Ehab Gamal El Din said Egypt has been involved in talks for ten years with Ethiopia on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam to reach a fair agreement.

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.

Photos: Egypt’s FM affirms to UN Secretary-General the need to reach legally-binding deal on GERD

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 - 09:00 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry affirmed the need for a legally-binding agreement on the filling and operation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) as he met on Saturday with United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres.

Sudan’s PM affirms rejection of unilateral acts on GERD in speech to UNGA

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 - 07:41 GMT

Sudan’s Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok reiterated Sudan’s rejection of unilateral acts on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) as he addressed the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 76)

Sudan pays special attention to relations with neighboring countries, topped by Egypt

Sat, 18 Sep 2021 - 07:18 GMT

Sudanese Foreign Minister Mariam Al-Saddiq Al-Mahdi said on Saturday her country pays special attention to developing relations with the neighboring countries, topped by Egypt.

Egypt never objected to Ethiopia’s right in development but right in life outweighs: Permanent rep. to UN

Fri, 17 Sep 2021 - 09:32 GMT

Ambassador Osama Abdel Khaleq, Egypt's permanent representative to the United Nations, said Egypt has never objected Ethiopia’s right in life but affirms that the right in life outweighs.

Egyptian presidency spox: Ethiopia has the right in development and Egypt seeks binding GERD deal within specific timeframe

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 - 08:45 GMT

Radi hailed a statement issued by the United Nations Security Council on Wednesday encouraging Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia to reengage in negotiations under the auspices of the African Union as very important.

Bahrain’s king voices support to Egypt, Sudan on GERD file in meeting with Sisi

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 - 04:29 GMT

King Hamad bin Isa reiterated Bahrain’s solidarity and supportive stance to Egypt and Sudan regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam issue as he met on Thursday with Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi in Sharm El-Sheikh.

Cairo welcomes UN Security Council presidential statement on GERD

Wed, 15 Sep 2021 - 09:53 GMT

Egypt has welcomed the UN Security Council statement issued, Wednesday on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) encouraging all three countries [Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopian] to resume negotiations