Egypt and Sudan Oppose Nile Deal – Aljazeera VIDEO

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A controversial deal has been signed to share the waters of the world’s longest river.
But Egypt and Sudan are not happy at four African countries signing a new deal on the Nile.
Rwanda, Ethiopia, Uganda and Tanzania signed the new framework on Friday while Kenya issued a support statement.

Egypt oppose nile deal
Egypt oppose nile deal

Ten nations share the resources of the river.
Colonial-era agreements gave the biggest share of water to the two downstream countries, Egypt and Sudan.
But as Al Jazeera’s Mohamed Vall explains, upstream nations are now pushing for a greater share.

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Source: Al jazeera

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2 Comments

  1. naturally. I wonder about their next move to prevent the water deal? and since the question is about mekafel, min yahil wiha new le Ethiopia negotiate yaregut? why i feel like we’re about to be duped again is…i can’t explain it.

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