South Sudan agrees with Egypt on necessity for reaching legal binding agreement on GERD operation, filling

Sat, 28 Nov 2020 - 01:58 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi and his South Sudanese counterpart Salva Kiir discussed in Juba on Saturday the developments of negotiations on GERD.

Ethiopia to start generating power from GERD in June 2021 despite Egypt, Sudan’s rejection

Fri, 27 Nov 2020 - 11:17 GMT

“In June 2021, the dam will start its first round of power generation,” he said during an online lecture at the University College London (UCL).

Egypt's Azhar mourns death of Sudan's Al Sadiq Al Mahdi

Fri, 27 Nov 2020 - 10:37 GMT

Azhar offered its condolences to the Sudanese people and government and Al Mahdi's family over his death.

Sudan's PM says Ethiopian Dam directly affects his country

Mon, 23 Nov 2020 - 10:29 GMT

Hamdok asserted that it must not be operated until an agreement is reached.

Video: 6 countries participate in Arabs' Sword military exercise in Egypt

Sun, 22 Nov 2020 - 01:58 GMT

Six Arab countries participate in a military exercise Nov. 17-26 in Egypt’s Mohamed Naguib military base, according to a Sunday statement by the Egyptian Ministry of Defense.

Sudan decides not to participate in this round of Renaissance Dam talks

Sat, 21 Nov 2020 - 05:08 GMT

The method used in the negotiation during the past rounds has proven to be useless, the statement said.

Aid agencies scramble to respond as Ethiopians flee to Sudan

Sat, 21 Nov 2020 - 01:37 GMT

Aid agencies are racing to scale up the humanitarian response in remote areas of eastern Sudan, where more than 30,000 people fleeing the fighting have arrived in under two weeks.

Egypt, Sudan sign MoU on military production

Fri, 20 Nov 2020 - 08:19 GMT

Egyptian and Sudanese military production institutes signed on Friday a a memorandum of understanding (MoU) in various manufacturing fields.

Egypt in support of Sudan - diplomat

Thu, 19 Nov 2020 - 08:52 GMT

Khartoum governor said Egypt and Sudan's stability is a key pillar that guarantees stability of the entire region, accentuating the necessity of exchanging Egyptian-Sudanese expertise in the various domains, with a view to benefiting from the Egyptian expertise in the education, training, rehabilitation, culture exchange, infrastructure and the environmental health spheres.

Ethiopians including soldiers flee escalating conflict to Sudan

Tue, 10 Nov 2020 - 01:57 GMT

Several Ethiopians, including army soldiers, fled the escalating conflict in the restive Tigray region to neighbouring Sudan on Monday, Sudanese state media and residents said.

Sisi directs government to expand efforts of implementing electricity linkage projects with neighboring countries

Mon, 09 Nov 2020 - 07:27 GMT

The meeting tackled the latest update of the ministry’s projects nationwide.

Sudanese PM Hamdok affirms Khartoum’s stance regarding reaching fair agreement on GERD

Mon, 09 Nov 2020 - 11:03 GMT

Sudanese Prime Minister Abdalla Hamdok affirmed during a meeting, Monday Khartoum’s stance on reaching a fair agreement on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), to all three countries of Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia under the supervision of the African Union.

EU to play positive role in file of Ethiopian Renaissance Dam: European Council President

Fri, 06 Nov 2020 - 02:08 GMT

He said that the EU is aware of the importance of this file for the three countries, noting that he discussed this matter with Egypt several times.

Technical, legal experts of Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia hold 3-day meetings on Renaissance Dam

Tue, 03 Nov 2020 - 11:22 GMT

The meeting's outcomes will be reported to the ministers of the three states as they will convene on November 5.

Irrigation ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan discuss negotiation mechanism to resume talks

Mon, 02 Nov 2020 - 09:40 GMT

Sunday's meeting is the outcome of another that took place on October 27.

Tripartite talks on GERD between Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia resumes Sunday

Sun, 01 Nov 2020 - 09:15 GMT

During this one-week round, the three countries would discuss a clear and detailed agenda and a tight timetable for the path of negotiation, according to a statement by the Sudanese Ministry of Eater Resources.

Egypt’s Chief of Staff Mohamed Farid heads to Sudan

Sat, 31 Oct 2020 - 01:15 GMT

Chief of Staff of Armed Forces Lieutenant General Mohamed Farid left Cairo Saturday, heading to Sudan in an official visit.

Revived after hiatus: What you need to know about Egypt, Sudan railway project?

Sat, 31 Oct 2020 - 12:21 GMT

The railway extends with a length of about 900 km in both countries.

Egypt urges abiding by AU resolutions on reaching binding deal on GERD

Wed, 28 Oct 2020 - 12:59 GMT

The Egyptian ministers of foreign affairs and irrigation emphasized the need to reach a binding legal agreement on the filling and operation of Ethiopia's Renaissance dam as per resolutions adopted during the relevant meetings of the African Union Bureau.

Sisi emphasizes Egypt-Sudan railway, electrical linkage to be expedited in meeting with Burhan

Tue, 27 Oct 2020 - 12:25 GMT

President Abdel Fattah el-Sisi stressed that joint development projects will be expedited as he met with Chairman of the Sovereignty Council of Sudan Abdel Fattah al-Burhan on Tuesday.