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Egypt asks Israeli help on Ethiopian Renaissance dam

Tuesday, June 21, 2016 @ 5:02 pm

(Al-Araby Al-Jadeed) Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is reported to have asked the Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu to intervene and help solve his country’s dispute with Ethiopia over the Renaissance Dam crisis. The Al-Araby [...]

Renaissance dam and its impact on Ethio-Sudan ties

Wednesday, April 6, 2016 @ 6:06 am

The relationship between the two neighbors, Ethiopia and Sudan, is an ancient one. The two neighbors share a long border and history in which some of it was spent with glorious achievements while most of it was spent with mutual suspicion and [...]

Hydro-mentality over the Nile

Sunday, April 3, 2016 @ 10:32 pm

(Wondwosen Michago Seide) The Nile River is the only shared physical linkage between Egypt and Ethiopia. The thread of history has interwoven them along the channels and banks of this river. To an extent, it is from their relationship with the Nile [...]

Ethiopia denies agreeing not to fill Renaissance dam

Thursday, December 31, 2015 @ 10:23 pm

An Ethiopian official dismissed media reports of the signing of a new agreement barring water filling of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance dam with water. The claims were made following the latest talk on Grand Ethiopian Renaissance dam was concluded [...]

Egyptian-Ethiopian disputes stall Renaissance Dam talks

Saturday, August 8, 2015 @ 5:26 am

(Walaa Hussein) Persisting differences among Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan keep delaying the studies, which Egypt hopes will prove that the dam’s construction will cause extensive problems for Egypt and Sudan. The differences revolve around [...]

Africa’s Next Hegemon: Behind Ethiopia’s Power Plays

Monday, April 13, 2015 @ 9:32 pm

(Harry Verhoeven – University of Oxford) In 1991, as the Cold War drew to an end, the only African country that had never been colonized by European imperialists was but a pale reflection of the Great Ethiopia that generations of the [...]

Eritrea wants an Arab-only summit on Red Sea security

Saturday, November 22, 2014 @ 1:25 am

Eritrea deems the presence of foreign marines and bases as destabilizing to Red Sea and has been urging for a summit of coastal countries – spearheaded by Egypt and exclusive of Israel. The revelation came in a remark made by the Eritrean [...]

Why It Is a Must for Sudan to Join Entebbe Agreement on Nile

Sunday, October 26, 2014 @ 11:08 pm

(Dr. Salman Mohamed Ahmed Salman)  The Sudanese Minister of Water Resources and Electricity, Mutaz Mussa, said in a statement carried by local and regional media on 9 October 2014 that the Sudan would not sign Entebbe Agreement in its present [...]
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