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 »

Eritrea, Egypt presidents meet amid Red Sea tensions | Eritrea News

Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki has met his Egyptian counterpart Abdel Fattah el-Sisi in Cairo as political tension in the Horn of Africa and Red Sea regions continues to escalate. The two leaders... Read more »

Egypt, Eritrea leaders meet as Nile tensions rise

Egypt’s president and his Eritrean counterpart met in Cairo on Monday amid heightened tensions with Sudan and Ethiopia over border disputes and the construction of a massive upstream Nile dam. Egypt fears... Read more »

Egypt Wants ‘Sudan out’ of Contentious Nile Dam Talks

Egypt wants ‘Sudan out’ of contentious dam talks | Sudan News The $4.8bn Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam project is about 60 percent complete [Tiksa Negeri/Reuters] Egypt has proposed excluding Sudan from contentious... Read more »

Egypt: Shoukry – Egypt Did Not Ask Ethiopia to Exclude Sudan From Negotiations On Renaissance Dam

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry stressed that Egypt did not ask Ethiopia to exclude Sudan from negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam. During a phone call on Sunday 7/1/2018 with ON TV... Read more »

Egypt wants ‘Sudan out’ of contentious dam talks | Sudan News

Egypt has proposed excluding Sudan from contentious negotiations over the future of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), the largest hydroelectric dam project in Africa, according to an Ethiopian newspaper. The Egyptian proposal,... Read more »

Stalling negotiations on Ethiopia’s Renaissance Dam

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry traveled to Ethiopia on December 26, for a meeting with Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn in which they discussed the stalling of negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance... Read more »

Ethiopia strongly condemns terrorist attack on mosque in Egypt

Ethiopia has forcefully condemned the terrorist attack on a mosque in Egypt that claimed the lives of more than 200 people. Several media reports say this is the worst terrorist attack in... Read more »

Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia tensions over dam flare up again

Tensions between Egypt and upstream Nile basin countries Sudan and Ethiopia flared up again Thursday over the construction and the effects of a massive dam being built by Ethiopia on the Blue... Read more »

Egypt’s FM Shoukry expresses concern over delays in Ethiopia’s Renaissance Dam studies – Politics – Egypt

Egyptian Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shoukry told his Ethiopian counterpart Workneh Gebeyehu on Thursday that Egypt is concerned about the slow progress of technical studies on Ethiopia’s Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam... Read more »