Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

Egyptian, Greek chiefs of state confer over economic cooperation, Libyan crisis

Tue, 19 Oct 2021 - 09:43 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi began his visit to Athens Tuesday by a bilateral meeting with Greek Prime Minister Kyriakos Mitsotakis.

Negotiations on Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam almost ‘stalled’: Egypt’s Irrigation Minister

Mon, 11 Oct 2021 - 01:52 GMT

Egypt's Irrigation Minister Mohamed Abdel Ati said, Monday that the current negotiations situation on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam [GERD] are almost ‘stalled’.

Photos: Archbishop of Canterbury: GERD talks vital to solve disputes, Ethiopia should ensure fair use

Sat, 09 Oct 2021 - 04:38 GMT

Visiting Egypt on Friday, Archbishop of Canterbury Justin Welby said the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam negotiations are vital to resolve water disputes between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia.

Egypt to continue negotiations approach to reach GERD deal: Permanent rep. at UN office in Geneva

Mon, 04 Oct 2021 - 02:44 GMT

Egypt's Permanent Representative at the UN Office in Geneva Ahmed Ehab Gamal El Din said Egypt has been involved in talks for ten years with Ethiopia on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam to reach a fair agreement.

Egyptian pres., U.S. National Security Advisor discuss Ethiopian Dam, Libyan elections

Wed, 29 Sep 2021 - 02:55 GMT

U.S. National Security Advisor Jake Sullivan and accompanying delegation visited Egypt Wednesday.

Photos: Egypt’s FM affirms to UN Secretary-General the need to reach legally-binding deal on GERD

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 - 09:00 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry affirmed the need for a legally-binding agreement on the filling and operation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) as he met on Saturday with United Nations Secretary-General António Guterres.

Sudan’s PM affirms rejection of unilateral acts on GERD in speech to UNGA

Sat, 25 Sep 2021 - 07:41 GMT

Sudan’s Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok reiterated Sudan’s rejection of unilateral acts on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) as he addressed the United Nations General Assembly (UNGA 76)

Sudan pays special attention to relations with neighboring countries, topped by Egypt

Sat, 18 Sep 2021 - 07:18 GMT

Sudanese Foreign Minister Mariam Al-Saddiq Al-Mahdi said on Saturday her country pays special attention to developing relations with the neighboring countries, topped by Egypt.

Egypt never objected to Ethiopia’s right in development but right in life outweighs: Permanent rep. to UN

Fri, 17 Sep 2021 - 09:32 GMT

Ambassador Osama Abdel Khaleq, Egypt's permanent representative to the United Nations, said Egypt has never objected Ethiopia’s right in life but affirms that the right in life outweighs.

Egyptian presidency spox: Ethiopia has the right in development and Egypt seeks binding GERD deal within specific timeframe

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 - 08:45 GMT

Radi hailed a statement issued by the United Nations Security Council on Wednesday encouraging Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia to reengage in negotiations under the auspices of the African Union as very important.

Bahrain’s king voices support to Egypt, Sudan on GERD file in meeting with Sisi

Thu, 16 Sep 2021 - 04:29 GMT

King Hamad bin Isa reiterated Bahrain’s solidarity and supportive stance to Egypt and Sudan regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam issue as he met on Thursday with Egypt’s President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi in Sharm El-Sheikh.

Cairo welcomes UN Security Council presidential statement on GERD

Wed, 15 Sep 2021 - 09:53 GMT

Egypt has welcomed the UN Security Council statement issued, Wednesday on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) encouraging all three countries [Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopian] to resume negotiations

Egypt committed to negotiations over the past 10 years to solve GERD issue: FM Shoukry

Thu, 09 Sep 2021 - 06:22 GMT

Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said that Egypt has committed itself for negotiations to solve the tension over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) over the past ten years and still seeking a peaceful resolution to solve this issue based on the international law and the best practice.

Egyptian president, CIA director confer over 5 crises, including Afghanistan's

Sun, 15 Aug 2021 - 12:13 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi received Sunday in Al Itihadiyah Palace Director of the Central Intelligence Agency (CIA) Williams Burns.

Moscow ready to work to reach GERD agreement among Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia: ambassador

Fri, 06 Aug 2021 - 11:41 GMT

Russian Ambassador in Cairo Georgiy Borisenko asserted his country’s willingness to work with Addis Ababa to reach a mutually acceptable agreement on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) dispute with Egypt and Sudan.

Sudan to take all measures to preserve national security after Ethiopia unilaterally filled GERD: FM

Mon, 02 Aug 2021 - 12:10 GMT

Sudanese Foreign Minister Mariam Al-Sadiq Al-Mahdi said her country will take all measures to preserve its national security and interests after Ethiopia implemented the filling of its grand dam (GERD) for the second time without a deal with Egypt and Sudan.

Shoukry tells Le Drian Egypt keen to continue consultation with France on GERD

Thu, 29 Jul 2021 - 08:27 GMT

Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Egypt looks forward to continuing consultation with France on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam issue, as a permanent member of the United Nations Security Council.

Sisi emphasizes Egypt's stance on GERD entailing legally-binding agreement answering development rights

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 - 03:05 GMT

President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi reiterated Egypt’s stance on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) to South Sudan’s Vice-President James Wani Igga, where a legally-binding agreement on the filling and operation of the structure is necessary to answer to development demands in Ethiopia and downstream countries.

Sudan to not resume GERD talks with previous methodology, urges involvement of international quartet: minister

Wed, 28 Jul 2021 - 01:43 GMT

Sudanese Irrigation Minster Yasser Abbas said Sudan will not resume the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) negotiations with the same previous methodology.

British PM voices to Sisi support to resumption of GERD talks to reach fair solution

Wed, 21 Jul 2021 - 09:50 GMT

Sisi affirmed Egypt’s fixed stance to adhere to its historic rights in Nile water and protect its water security in the present and the future.

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