Egypt has many scenarios regarding GERD file: FM

Sat, 13 Feb 2021 - 12:46 GMT

“We are always talking about reaching a legal and binding agreement on filling and operation of the dam; an agreement takes into accounts the interests of the three countries,” Shoukry said.

11K cases of Nile encroachments referred to military prosecution

Tue, 27 Oct 2020 - 12:43 GMT

A total of 11,075 reports of encroachments on Nile canals have been referred to the military prosecution, according to a Monday Irrigation Ministry statement.

70 feddans flooded due to increase of Nile water level

Mon, 07 Sep 2020 - 09:52 GMT

Al-Sawaf village in the city of Kom Hamada in El-Beheira governorate, northern Egypt, has been flooded with Nile water since Sunday.

Egypt supports development in Ethiopia, only negotiation its battle: Sisi

Tue, 28 Jul 2020 - 02:01 GMT

The Egyptian media should not mention a military action as an option in the issue of the Renaissance Dam (GERD), President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi said Tuesday.

Egyptian FM's full statement before UNSC on Ethiopia's Renaissance dam

Mon, 29 Jun 2020 - 11:36 GMT

Since Ethiopia unilaterally commenced the construction of this dam, our negotiations have included numerous trilateral and bilateral summit meetings between the leaders of our three countries, Shourky says.

90% of GERD disputed issues solved: Head of AU Commission

Sun, 28 Jun 2020 - 12:26 GMT

The newly-formed legal and technical committee will submit its report on the disputed issues to President Ramaphosa within a week from the issuance of the communique.

Final agreement on GERD to be reached within 2 to 3 weeks: Ethiopia

Sat, 27 Jun 2020 - 11:46 GMT

The African Union and the three countries agreed to form the technical and legal committee tasked to reach an agreement in two weeks

Sudan, S.Africa seek to resume tripartite talks on GERD

Thu, 25 Jun 2020 - 02:50 GMT

They affirmed that the controversial issue of the dam can be solved only via negotiations, according to a statement from the Sudanese cabinet on Wednesday.

Int'l, regional entities hasten to urge deal before Ethiopia unilaterally fills massive dam

Wed, 24 Jun 2020 - 03:39 GMT

The U.S. has reaffirmed its support for “a fair and equitable agreement that balances the interests” of Ethiopia and the two downstream nations, while the Arab League said the water security of Egypt and Sudan are integral to the Arab national security.

US NSC urges Ethiopia to reach a deal on GERD

Wed, 17 Jun 2020 - 06:23 GMT

The American National Security Council posted Wednesday a tweet in which it urged the Ethiopian government to reach a “fair” deal on GERD.

Another meeting on GERD in two days, Egypt’s Irrigation

Sat, 13 Jun 2020 - 09:25 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Irrigation said in a statement that the fourth meeting between Ministers of Water Affairs of Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan on the Grand Renaissance Dam (GERD) has been concluded.

Ethiopians in the US support Egypt’s water rights

Sun, 15 Mar 2020 - 08:19 GMT

A number of Ethiopians living in the United States participated Sunday in the protest organized by the Egyptian community in America outside the White House.

Egypt expresses disappointment over Sudan’s GERD statement

Sun, 08 Mar 2020 - 08:42 GMT

The Egyptian Foreign Ministry spokesperson, Ahmed Hafez, expressed his disappointment on Sunday over the Sudanese Foreign Ministry’s statement.

Egypt's full response rejecting Ethiopia's statement

Sat, 07 Mar 2020 - 07:54 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a statement in which it rejected the Ethiopian foreign ministry’s statement on the Arab League stance on GERD.

Egypt calls Ethiopian response to AL, inappropriate, undiplomatic

Sat, 07 Mar 2020 - 07:45 GMT

The Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs issued a statement in which it rejected the Ethiopian foreign ministry’s statement on the Arab League stance on GERD.

AL rejects any infringement of Egypt’s historical rights to Nile waters

Thu, 05 Mar 2020 - 05:49 GMT

The Arab League Council voiced rejection of any infringement of Egypt’s historical rights to the waters of the River Nile.

Meeting to ratify final agreement over GERD kicks off in Washington

Wed, 12 Feb 2020 - 05:30 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry is attending today a meeting to review the final version of a comprehensive agreement over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

Government discusses plan of water rationalization

Fri, 03 Jan 2020 - 02:48 GMT

Ethiopian Minister of Water Resources and Energy Seleshi Bekele announced in December that his country will start the first phase of filling the reservoir in July 2020.

Youth Love Egypt, AU-YVC clean Nile waters in Giza

Mon, 09 Dec 2019 - 01:06 GMT

“Youth Love Egypt” organization launched a campaign in cooperation with the Egyptian ministry of irrigation, and the ministry of youth to clean the Nile waters.

Girl found dead, believed to have committed suicide

Sun, 10 Nov 2019 - 02:30 GMT

On November 6, 2019, Shahd’s father called the police to report her disappearance.