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  1. Egypt Attempts To Enlist UN Security Council Over Ethiopia Dam

    12 May 2020- 22:47 by OOSKAnews Correspondent New York, United States The government of Egypt has sent a letter to United Nations Security Council member states detailing the country’s position around continuing failure of negotiations concerning the cont ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 05/12/2020 - 22:47

  2. GERD Technical Committee Has Not Yet Reached Agreement

    12 Feb 2020- 10:05 by Staff- Water Diplomat Washington DC, United States Ethiopia’s Ambassador to the United States has said that a technical committee from Ethiopia, Egypt, and Sudan has not been able to co-produce a document that could lead to agreement ...

    Staff - Water D... - 03/03/2020 - 13:50

  3. Tripartite GERD Talks Underway In Washington In Effort To Break Impasse

    15 Jan 2020- 09:52 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States Ministers of Foreign Affairs and Irrigation from Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan met 14 January in Washington DC to discuss continuing differences around timing and technical regulations ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 01/15/2020 - 09:59

  4. US Hosts Tripartite GERD Negotiations; Ministers Declare Commitment To Cooperate

    4 Nov 2019- 07:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent WASHINGTON DC, United States The Foreign Ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan reaffirmed 6 November a commitment to reach a comprehensive, cooperative, adaptive, sustainable, and mutually beneficial agreement ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 11/07/2019 - 09:16

  5. Sisi Will Push For GERD External Mediator

    21 Oct 2019- 07:43 by Staff- Water Diplomat CAIRO, Egypt Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi is expected to press for an external mediator in its ongoing dispute with Ethiopia over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) when he meets Ethiopia’s Pri ...

    Staff - Water D... - 11/07/2019 - 09:41

  6. Egypt, Ethiopia Leaders Will Meet In Moscow For GERD Discussions

    16 Oct 2019- 06:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Egypt’s President Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi has said that he will meet with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in Moscow, Russia, in the next step of stop-start negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Ren ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 10/16/2019 - 06:24

  7. GERD: Egypt FM Blames Ethiopia Intransigence For Breakdown In Talks

    24 Sep 2019- 05:11 by Staff- Water Diplomat CAIRO, Egypt Egypt's Foreign Minister (FM) Sameh Shoukry has expressed frustration with Ethiopia’s stance on filling the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD). More OOSKAnews Coverage OF GERD (30-plus arti ...

    Staff - Water D... - 10/10/2019 - 09:30

  8. GERD: Egypt And Sudan Foreign Ministers Describe Broad Agreement About Overcoming Differences

    30 May 2018- 08:09 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt The Foreign Ministers of Egypt and Sudan said this week that there is broad agreement in principle between their countries, and Ethiopia, about ending blockages in talks over the Grand Ethiopian R ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/05/2018 - 10:17

  9. Egypt Denies Over-using Sudan's Nile Water Quota

    23 Nov 2017- 08:50 by Local Press Report KHARTOUMM Sudan Tribune Egyptian Foreign Minister, Sameh Shoukry, Wednesday dismissed statements by his Sudanese counterpart Ibrahim Ghandour about Egypt’s use of Sudan quota of the Nile river water saying they onl ...

    Local Press Report - 11/23/2017 - 08:50

  10. Renaissance Dam Tensions Persist

    3 Aug 2017- 08:24 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Three-way technical negotiations among Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan over the Grand Ethiopia Renaissance Dam continue. Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry arrived in Sudan 2nd August for a delayed ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/03/2017 - 16:10

  11. Egypt’s FM Holds Talks in Uganda on Water Security

    8 May 2017- 12:50 by Local Press Report CAIRO Asharq Al-Awsat Egyptian Foreign Affairs Minister Sameh Shoukry will hold discussions in Uganda on Tuesday, during a visit aimed at boosting cooperation with Nile Basin countries, according to a ministry state ...

    Local Press Report - 05/08/2017 - 12:50

  12. Ethiopian Official Reassures Egypt on Dam Negotiations

    8 Aug 2016- 10:14 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt The speaker of Ethiopia’s parliament Abadula Gemeda has assured an Egyptian official of Addis Ababa’s positive intentions in negotiations related to the Grand Renaissance Dam. The comments, first r ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/08/2016 - 10:14

  13. Ethiopia Will Work to Limit Negative Impacts of Grand Renaissance Dam: Minister

    4 Aug 2016- 10:31 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt Ethiopia will work to limit the negative impacts of the Grand Renaissance Dam project on downstream Egypt and Sudan, Water Minister Ato Motuma Mekassa said this week. “We are ready to reduce any ne ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 08/04/2016 - 10:31

  14. No Conflict Between Egypt, Sudan Over Nile Water: Bashir

    27 Jul 2016- 10:08 by OOSKAnews Correspondent CAIRO, Egypt There is no conflict between Sudan and Egypt over water from the Nile River, Sudanese President Omar al Bashir said this week. In an interview with Sky News Arabia, Bashir said relations between t ...

    OOSKAnews Corre... - 07/27/2016 - 10:08

  15. Netanyahu to Mediate in Dam Dispute Between Egypt and Ethiopia

    21 Jul 2016- 09:01 by Local Press Report TEL AVIV Middle East Monitor Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu will mediate between Egypt and Ethiopia regarding the latter’s dam project which Cairo believes will have a detrimental effect on its economy. ...

    Local Press Report - 07/21/2016 - 09:01