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2 Aug 2019 NEW YORK NY, United States
"Early Action" Required As Drought, Conflict Threaten Hunger For 8.7 Million In Somalia and South Sudan
Severe drought in Somalia and continued violence in South Sudan are threatening more than 8.5 million people with severe food insecurity according to humanitarian agencies. As reported by OOSKAnews in May this year, failure of spring rains in Somalia have put almost 1.7 million people in acute food insecurity...
30 Jul 2019 CAIRO, Egypt
Ethiopia Foreign Minister Gedu Andargachew has expressed his country’s enthusiasm to strengthen bilateral relations with Egypt and a commitment to resume negotiations on the contentious, and massive, Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on the River Nile. At a Cairo meeting with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi last week, Gedu delivered a message from Ethiopia Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed communicating Ethiopia’s resolve to resume tripartite talks on GERD – which are expected to focus on implementation of the declaration of principles regarding water fills and operation of the dam...