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Ethiopia can’t afford to build the Nile Dam : The Economist

Egypt and Ethiopia quarrel over water MOST of the water meandering down the lower reaches of the Nile, the world’s longest river, comes from the Ethiopian highlands, putting rulers in Addis Ababa,... Read more »
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Egypt wants to participate on building Nile Dam

Egypt officially requested a visit. Egypt expressed its willingness to participate in the Millennium dam that Ethiopia plans to build on the Nile River, said Ambassador Mona Omar, Assistant Foreign Minister for... Read more »
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Ethiopia fears no military attack from Egypt, Meles Zenawi

APA:  (Addis Ababa) Ethiopia announced on Tuesday that it has no fear for any military invasion or attack from Egypt due to the construction of the hydro-electric dam it recently launched on... Read more »

Ethiopia start construction Africa’s biggest dam over Nile River (VIDEO)

Meles Zanawi  laid the corner stone for the Millennium Dam construction this morning (April 2, 2011) APA-Addis Ababa: Ethiopia on Saturday starts construction works on Africa’s biggest hydroelectric dam, expected to generate... Read more »
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Arab League moves to avert Nile crisis following Meles Zenawi’s war remarks

The Arab League plans to use its good relations with Nile Basin states to mediate between them on the one hand and Egypt and Sudan on the other in an effort to... Read more »
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Ethiopia and Egypt in war of words over Meles Zenawi’s statement

Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) Ethiopia and Egypt, the two biggest populous countries in Africa, are involved in their first war of words through international media after Ethiopia accused Egypt of supporting its rebel... Read more »
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Ethiopia Says It Has Evidence That Egypt Supported Rebel Movements

Ethiopia has evidence that Egypt recently aided rebel movements in the country, said the State Minister for Communications, Shimeles Kemal. The allegation of Egyptian support for outlawed Ethiopian groups was first made... Read more »
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Egypt says “amazed” by Meles Zenawi Nile remarks

* Ethiopia said Egypt would not win a war over Nile * Nile-dependent Egypt says wants cooperation * Egypt dismisses charge that backing Ethiopia rebels By Amena Bakr and Dina Zayed ABU... Read more »

Meles Zenawi warns Egypt off Nile war

By Barry Malone ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Egypt could not win a war with Ethiopia over the River Nile and is also supporting rebel groups in an attempt to destabilise the Horn... Read more »