GERD

What files are discussed between President Sisi, US National Security Advisor?

Thu, 12 May 2022 - 10:56 GMT

As for the files discussed, Rady said that the two sides tackled the latest developments of the Palestinian cause as the US Advisor’s visit coincides with the assassination of Palestinian Journalist Sherine Abu Aqleh, as the Israeli occupation forces fatally shot Abu Aqleh while on duty.

'Egypt showed much lenience in negotiations on GERD filling, operation': Irrigation Minister

Wed, 20 Apr 2022 - 02:56 GMT

That was during a meeting with the Japanese ambassador.

Expert details updates, speculations on Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

Tue, 12 Apr 2022 - 04:32 GMT

On February 20, Ethiopia announced it would generate electricity from the dam for the first time through one turbine (out of planned 13).

GERD: A year since talks collapsed

Mon, 04 Apr 2022 - 12:11 GMT

Since the Kinshasa talks collapsed, Ethiopia has embarked on a series of unilateral acts that are believed to have a grave effect on the two downstream countries.

British amb. in Cairo: Our role in GERD issue is to encourage states, AU to reach suitable solution

Mon, 04 Apr 2022 - 10:00 GMT

British Ambassador to Cairo Gareth Bayley said the UK’s current role is to encourage each of Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia to reach a suitable solution regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) under the sponsorship of the African Union.

Sisi-Burhan meeting: Egypt urges mutual efforts to ensure no harm to Sudan’s stabilizing efforts due to global developments

Wed, 30 Mar 2022 - 06:08 GMT

Egypt and Sudan affirmed the need for joint work to ensure that the ongoing global developments do not harm efforts to support Sudan’s path toward achieving political, security, and economic stability.

President Sisi holds discussions with Sudan’s Burhan in Egypt

Wed, 30 Mar 2022 - 05:35 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi held discussions on Wednesday with Chairman of Sudan’s Transitional Sovereign Council Abdel Fattah Al-Burhan in a meeting in Cairo.

Unilateral GERD actions part of Ethiopian policy aimed at ‘exploiting int’l rivers’: Egypt

Thu, 10 Mar 2022 - 10:04 GMT

Speaking at the 157th ordinary session of the Council of the League of Arab States at the level of foreign ministers, Shoukry affirmed Egypt’s rejection of Ethiopia’s commencement of operating GERD last month unilaterally.

Egypt, Sudan call for ‘serious negotiations’ regarding GERD

Wed, 09 Mar 2022 - 11:21 GMT

Shoukry affirmed Egypt’s rejection of Ethiopia’s unilateral act of starting the operation of the Renaissance Dam last month, which is a further violation of Ethiopia’s obligations under the 2015 Declaration of Principles Agreement,

False GERD statements, unilateral dam management confuse water system in Egypt, Sudan: Min.

Thu, 03 Mar 2022 - 10:18 GMT

In a meeting with Annette Weber, Special Representative for the Horn of Africa at the European Union, Abdel Aati also warned that such false statements and unilateral management will also cause harms to the downstream countries of Egypt and Sudan.

Arab Parliament denounces Ethiopia’s unilateral GERD operation as ‘serious violation of Egypt, Sudan water rights’

Mon, 21 Feb 2022 - 01:33 GMT

The Speaker of the Arab Parliament, Abdel Bin Abdul Rahman Al-Asoumi denounced Ethiopia’s announcement to unilaterally start operating the Renaissance Dam as “a serious violation of water rights of Egypt and Sudan.”

Egypt describes Ethiopia’s unilateral operation of Renaissance Dam as violation of 2015 Declaration of Principles

Sun, 20 Feb 2022 - 01:57 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a brief comment on the Ethiopian announcement issued Sunday.

Sisi to discuss GERD issue during meetings with EU leaders: FM

Wed, 16 Feb 2022 - 09:00 GMT

Sisi arrived in Brussels on Tuesday to attend sixth European Union-African Union Summit, which is set to be held on 17-18 February with the participation of leaders and members states of the AU and EU.

US prepared to help Egypt resolve GERD crisis diplomatically: CENTCOM commander

Thu, 10 Feb 2022 - 12:08 GMT

In exclusive remarks with Editor-in-Chief of Ahram Online Ezzat Ibrahim, McKenzie said the US is committed to a diplomatic solution to the GERD issue.

Egypt’s Sisi, China’s Xi Jinping discuss development of GERD file, bilateral ties

Sat, 05 Feb 2022 - 09:03 GMT

The two leaders touched on a number of regional and international issues of common interest, including the developments of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) file, the Palestinian cause and the crises in Libya, Syria and Yemen.

Egypt's President Sisi re-calls for reaching fair binding legal agreement on GERD

Sat, 29 Jan 2022 - 12:49 GMT

President Sisi said that the upcoming climate summit (COP27) that would be held in Sharm El Sheikh city in November 2022 will focus on the requirements of the African countries.

FM: Egypt not behind stalled talks on GERD

Sun, 23 Jan 2022 - 06:35 GMT

Also, Shoukry said that Egypt looks forward to making conditions suitable for the return of Syria to the Arab League in order to play a role in maintaining Arab national security.

PM on GERD: Egypt is not against development in Nile Basin countries but projects should not harm its water rights

Mon, 17 Jan 2022 - 11:47 GMT

In an interview with BBC News Arabic, Madbouli said Egypt even told the Ethiopian side of its desire to take part in the construction of GERD.

Egypt still calling on reaching binding legal agreement on GERD: Sisi

Wed, 12 Jan 2022 - 11:39 GMT

Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah al Sisi said on Wednesday that Egypt respects the privacy of each and every country and never interfere in their internal affairs.

Saudi FM: Water security of Egypt, Sudan is indivisible from Arab water security

Thu, 16 Dec 2021 - 02:45 GMT

Saudi Foreign Minister Prince Faisal bin Farhan renewed the kingdom’s support to Egypt and Sudan in the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam file as he held a press conference with his Egyptian counterpart, Sameh Shoukry, in Cairo on Thursday.

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