Ethiopia says set to begin filling disputed dam in 2 weeks

Ethiopia says set to begin filling disputed dam in 2 weeks

By ELIAS MESERET Associated Press ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia on Saturday said it is set to begin filling a $4.6 billion hydroelectric dam on the Blue Nile within the next two weeks... Read more »
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Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan Say Will Not fill the Nile Dam Without Reaching Deal

CAIRO/KHARTOUM (Reuters) – Leaders of Sudan, Ethiopia and Egypt agreed that Ethiopia will not start filling its Nile dam without reaching an agreement between them within two weeks, Sudan and Egypt said... Read more »
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The Congressional Black Caucus Statement on the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

The Congressional Black Caucus Statement on the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Washington, June 23, 2020 In recent months negotiations have stalled and there has been an escalation of tensions on the Grand Ethiopian... Read more »
AddisMedia News: Ethiopian News Daily 06-14-2020

AddisMedia News: Ethiopian News Daily 06-14-2020

AddisMedia News: Ethiopian News Daily 06-14-2020 የዕለቱ ዜናዎች ከአዲስሚዲያ   Daily Ethiopian News from AddisMedia. Watch daily updated Ethiopian news. Subscribe to our channel to follow everything related to Ethiopia. AddisMedia Daily... Read more »
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Egypt Accused Ethiopia Rejecting ‘Fundamental Issues’ on Nile Dam

CAIRO — Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia said Sunday they would resume talks this week over a contentious, massive Nile dam, even as Egypt accused Ethiopia of trying to hinder progress on a... Read more »
Ethiopia defends plan to begin filling Nile dam

Ethiopia defends plan to begin filling Nile dam

Addis Ababa (AFP) – Ethiopia sees no reason to delay filling its controversial mega-dam despite warnings from Egypt that such a move could destabilise the region, according to a letter from Ethiopia’s... Read more »
Ethiopia won't be forced by US on dam, foreign minister says

Ethiopia won’t be forced by US on dam, foreign minister says

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Ethiopia refuses to be pressured by the United States into signing a deal with Egypt and Sudan over its controversial dam on the Nile River, says Ethiopia’s... Read more »
Ethiopian-Americans rally against the Trump administration's involvement in negotiations over Nile dam

Ethiopian-Americans rally against the Trump administration’s involvement in negotiations over Nile dam

VOA- WASHINGTON – Ethiopians in Washington gathered Thursday to support the country’s Nile dam project and voice displeasure over the U.S. role in the negotiations. At issue is the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam... Read more »
Ethiopia pulls out of US meeting on Nile dam

Ethiopia pulls out of US meeting on Nile dam

Ethiopia has pulled out of the latest round of US-mediated talks this week intended to produce an agreement with Egypt on Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). The surprise move reverses recent progress... 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 »