Ethiopia skips latest US talks with Egypt over dam dispute

Ethiopia skips latest US talks with Egypt over dam dispute

Ethiopia skips latest US talks with Egypt over dam dispute ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia will skip the latest round of U.S.-brokered talks this week on a disputed Nile dam project... Read more »
Trump says deal on giant Ethiopian dam is near

Trump says deal on giant Ethiopian dam is near

AFP – President Donald Trump on Friday voiced confidence a US-brokered deal will come soon on a giant dam Ethiopia is building on the Nile that has fueled fears of conflict with... Read more »
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Ethiopia, Egypt, Sudan talks on Nile dam fail

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia The fresh round of talks between Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan on the water filling strategy and operation of the dam being built by Addis Ababa on the Nile ended... Read more »
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Trump Meets With Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan FMs About Dam Feud

VOA- WHITE HOUSE – The foreign ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan met Wednesday in Washington with President Donald Trump and Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin to discuss the Grand Ethiopia Renaissance Dam... Read more »
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Ethiopia’s Nobel-winning leader warns Egypt over dam

By ELIAS MESERET ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia’s Nobel Peace Prize-winning prime minister warned Tuesday that if there’s a need to go to war over a dam project disputed with Egypt his country... Read more »
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Ethiopia rejects Egypt’s plan for operating giant dam on the Nile

ADDIS ABABA, Sept 18 (Reuters) – Ethiopia on Wednesday rejected a proposal by Egypt to operate a $4 billion hydropower dam the Horn of Africa country is constructing on the Nile, further... Read more »
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Ethiopia contracts Chinese companies to complete Nile dam construction

In a bid to accelerate the pace of the construction of Ethiopia’s strategic dam, the country has contracted the services of two Chinese companies. The Ethiopian Electric Power (EEP) on Tuesday signed... Read more »
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Ethiopia cancels turbine contract on Nile dam in reform push

GERD Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, FT- Ethiopia’s government has cancelled a contract to install turbines for a huge Nile dam by a state company, run by the military, in a sign of... Read more »
Police fire tear gas at protesters during state funeral for Ethiopia's Grand Dam engineer : IN PICTURES

Police fire tear gas at protesters during state funeral for Ethiopia’s Grand Dam engineer : IN PICTURES

Police fire tear gas at protesters during state funeral for Ethiopia’s Grand Dam engineer Addis Ababa, Ethiopia (CNN) — Police fired tear gas Sunday at demonstrators in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia’s capital, where... Read more »
Ethiopia and Egypt Smooth Tensions Over Nile Dam

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 »