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Organization of Islamic Cooperation welcomes resumption of talks between Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan on GERD

Sat, 15 Jul 2023 - 11:40 GMT

The General Secretariat stressed the importance of preserving water security for both Egypt and Sudan, refusing to prejudice the rights of all parties in the Nile waters.

Egypt, Ethiopia agree to reach final agreement on GERD in 4 months

Thu, 13 Jul 2023 - 03:44 GMT

The two leaders reiterated their mutual political will to enhance the bilateral relations, politically, economically, and culturally, based on the common desire to achieve their mutual interests, and the prosperity of the two brotherly peoples.

Mauritanian president commends Egypt's patience, wisdom on Ethiopian Dam dispute

Sun, 04 Jun 2023 - 01:46 GMT

The two chiefs of state tackled the conditions of Libya and Sudan as well as the "Nile Water" issue.

Egypt calls Ethiopian statement 'desperate attempt to sabotage Arab-African relations'

Wed, 24 May 2023 - 10:51 GMT

The ambassador pointed out that the statement included falsehoods pertinent to the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

Egypt denounces Ethiopia’s accusations of ‘politicizing’ Renaissance Dam file

Thu, 13 Apr 2023 - 09:45 GMT

“The continuous Ethiopian claim that Egypt politicized the issue of the Renaissance Dam is an attempt to evade legal responsibility, and disregard the principles of international law and good neighborliness,” Loza said.

Egyptian geologist says 4th filling of Ethiopian Dam to be equivalent to previous 3

Wed, 05 Apr 2023 - 03:59 GMT

The expert estimates that the height of the middle wall would reach 620 meters this year.

Egypt’s FM: Talks with Ethiopia over GERD did not lead to any agreement

Thu, 09 Mar 2023 - 02:04 GMT

“The negotiations in which Egypt was involved have not achieved any agreement so far, and Ethiopia has not assumed its responsibility to reach an agreement in the presence of a real political will,” Shoukry said.

Egypt welcomes peace agreement between Ethiopia's federal government, Tigray

Thu, 03 Nov 2022 - 01:58 GMT

Egypt's Ministry of Foreign Affairs welcomed Thursday the agreement signed between the federal government of Ethiopia, and the Tigray People Liberation Front (TPLF) to end hostilities.

Egyptian Embassy in Ethiopia organizes panel discussion on COP27

Sun, 30 Oct 2022 - 02:51 GMT

The Egyptian Embassy in Ethiopia and Permanent Commission to the African Union (AU) organized the seventh and last panel discussion on the aimed for goals of the upcoming COP27 to be held in Sharm El Sheikh on November 6-18.

Egyptian president makes phone call to Kenyan counterpart on Ethiopian Dam

Sun, 30 Oct 2022 - 10:26 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi made Saturday a phone call to his newly-elected Kenyan counterpart William Ruto to discuss the developments of major regional affairs of joint interest.

Egyptian geologist reveals outcome of Ethiopian Dam's 3rd filling using satellite image

Tue, 16 Aug 2022 - 11:57 GMT

Professor of Geology and Water Resources at Cairo University Abbas Sharaky posted on Facebook Tuesday a satellite image of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

UAE calls on Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia to resume talks on GERD ‘in good faith’

Thu, 04 Aug 2022 - 03:38 GMT

On July 29, 2022, Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry sent a letter to the president of the UN Security Council to express Egypt’s formal objection to Ethiopia's measures to unilaterally continue filling the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) without reaching an agreement with Egypt and Sudan.

Egypt's FM sheds light on importance of recent overseas visits by President Sisi

Sun, 24 Jul 2022 - 11:54 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry stated in a phone-in Saturday that the recent visits of President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi to several states reflect Egypt's keenness on persistent coordination with partners on all levels.

Geologist releases updates, speculations on disputed Ethiopian Dam's 3rd filling

Sun, 24 Jul 2022 - 09:55 GMT

Professor of Geology and Water Resources at Cairo University stated Saturday in a phone-in that satellite images show that the third filling of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) began on July 11.

Egypt’s FM: Several countries agree on necessity to reach binding deal on GERD

Sat, 23 Jul 2022 - 11:27 GMT

In media comments to the “On My Responsibility” talk show on Sada El Balad, Shoukry added everyone agrees on the importance of reaching a binding legal agreement on the operation of the Ethiopian dam.

US Special Envoy for Horn of Africa visits Egypt, UAE, Ethiopia to discuss GERD issue

Sat, 23 Jul 2022 - 09:57 GMT

The visit aims at achieving the interests of all parties and contributing to a more peaceful and prosperous region, the statement said, adding “In Addis Ababa, Ambassador Hammer will also consult with the African Union, under whose auspices GERD talks occur.”

President Sisi: Egypt sought to reach common vision over GERD

Thu, 21 Jul 2022 - 10:43 GMT

In his speech after being awarded an Honorary degree from Belgrade University, President Sisi said that Egypt has adopted a set of rulings regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, stressing that the country believes in the unity of the purpose and destiny of the Nile Basin countries.

Professor warns of cracks in saddle dam of Ethiopia's mega hydropower project

Tue, 05 Jul 2022 - 11:01 GMT

Sewilam made the observation through images he acquired on Google Maps, making a comparison between those of 2020 and others of 2022.

Egypt’s Sisi offers condolences to Sudan for killing 7 soldiers, one civilian

Mon, 27 Jun 2022 - 07:42 GMT

Khartoum has accused Addis Ababa of kidnapping and killing seven Sudanese soldiers and a civilian in the disputed border area of Fashaqa, summoning the Ethiopian ambassador in Sudan to denounce the killing of soldiers and the civilians, SUNA reported.

Sudan calls back ambassador to Ethiopia over abduction, killing of 7 soldiers, civilian

Mon, 27 Jun 2022 - 01:11 GMT

The Sudanese Ministry of Foreign Affairs announced Monday that it is calling back its ambassador to Ethiopia over the latter's "public execution" of seven Sudanese soldiers and a civilian that it had kidnapped on June 22, 2022.

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