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)
Madbouli made the remarks during a joint press conference with South Sudan's Vice President James Wani Igga in Cairo at the conclusion of the first session talks of the Egyptian-South Sudanese higher committee.
Hamdok in a video call with CNN said the issues that are related to the GERD are very serious, noting that his country is also keen to express to the rest of the world the seriousness of this issue.
Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok called his Egyption and Ethiopian counterparts to meet within ten days, to evaluate the negotiations of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam(GERD), which reached a ‘deadlock.
Sudan’s Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok said that Egypt and Sudan have a common point of view regarding Ethiopia’s Renaissance Dam issue, and that the two countries perspectives are in harmony in this matter.
Sudanese has proposed forming an international committee that includes the European Union, the United Nations, the United States and the African Union to mediate the talks
Sudan’s Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok will make an official visit to Egypt on 11 and 12 March, presidential spokesman Bassam Radi said on Saturday.
We reject any approach based on seeking to impose a fait accompli and to extend control over the Blue Nile through unilateral measures that do not take into account the interests and rights of the two downstream countries
Ethiopia has frequently affirmed it would implement the second filling of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam next July under any circumstances.
Israel and Sudan agreed on Friday agreed to normalize relations in a deal brokered with the help of the United States, making Sudan the third Arab country to set aside hostilities with Israel in the past two months.
Hamdok affirmed that Sudan and Egypt have a similar stance concerning GERD and that information exchange would help the three countries reach a solution to the crisis.
Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok said he was looking forward to benefit from the Egyptian experience in resolving economic issues.
Hamdok is leading a delegation grouping ministers and senior officials.