Ethiopia and Egypt Smooth Tensions Over Nile Dam

Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Reservoir By Matina Stevis-Gridneff and Jared Malsin Wall Street Journal CAIRO—Officials from Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan on Wednesday made progress after months of acrimony over how to share... Read more »

Ethiopia unhappy with Egypt’s ‘unconstructive’ comments on Nile dam project

The Ethiopian foreign affairs ministry has accused Egypt of constantly giving unconstructive comments on the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) which is being built on the River Nile. The dam is a... Read more »

Explainer: Egypt fears losing water supply to Ethiopia mega-dam | News

Ministers from Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia are holding talks over disputes related to the world’s longest river. Egypt, which depends on the Nile for water, is worried about a dam being built... Read more »

Egypt, Sudan vow to cooperate as Ethiopia builds Nile dam

Egyptian President Abdel-Fattah el-Sissi, left, shakes hands with Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir at Cairo Airport, in Cairo, Egypt, Monday, March 19, 2018. The two countries look to repair ties that were recently... Read more »

Egypt accepts delay of Ethiopia dam meeting as protests rage

By Associated Press By Associated Press February 18 CAIRO — Egypt’s Foreign Ministry says it accepts Ethiopia’s request to delay a meeting about a dam that Ethiopia is building on the Blue... Read more »

Roads, trains to link Sudan, Egypt, Ethiopia – Middle East Monitor

Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan have agreed to establish railways and roads to connect them to each other, Khartoum’s Foreign Minister Ibrahim Ghandour said yesterday. The presidents of the three countries met on... Read more »

News Analysis: Nile dispute unlikely to derail Ethiopia-Egypt relations – Xinhua

A sailing boat is seen amid sunset glow on the Nile River near Cairo, Egypt, Jan. 26, 2017. (Xinhua/Meng Tao) ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 27 (Xinhua) — Disagreement over the Nile, one of... Read more »

News Analysis: Nile dispute may not derail Ethiopia-Egypt cooperation – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 25 (Xinhua) — Disagreement over the Nile, one of the world’s largest river systems, could turn into win-win cooperation instead of fueling conflict, experts have said. For the past... Read more »

‘Egypt doesn’t conspire or fight against its brothers’: President Sisi tells Sudan and Ethiopia

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi bids farewell to Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn [EPA] Al Ahram – Egypt is not willing to enter into a war with brotherly nations, President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi affirmed... Read more »

Egypt raises ‘extreme concern’ about Nile dam with Ethiopia

Egypt’s president on Thursday expressed his “extreme concern” to Ethiopia’s visiting prime minister over the lack of progress in talks on the impact of a massive upstream dam that Egypt fears could... Read more »