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Egypt signs MoU with each of Sudan, South Sudan on bilateral investment

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 - 01:47 GMT

Egypt signed Friday an MoU with each of Sudan and South Sudan on enhancing bilateral investment relations.

Egypt keen to resume GRED talks, rejects Ethiopia’s unilateral action

Fri, 11 Jun 2021 - 11:33 GMT

Egypt and Sudan asked for forming an international quartet led by the Democratic Republic of Congo that currently chairs the AU, United States, the European Union, and the United Nations.

Egypt, Sudan voice deep concern over GERD 2nd filling possible risks

Wed, 09 Jun 2021 - 09:20 GMT

Foreign and irrigation ministers of Egypt and Sudan voiced deep concern over the possible risk of Ethiopia's unilateral filling and operation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) without reaching a binding legal agreement

Egyptian ministers head to Sudan to confer over Ethiopian dam issue

Wed, 09 Jun 2021 - 08:26 GMT

Minister of Foreign Affairs Sameh Shokry and Minister of Irrigation and Water Resources Mohamed Abdel Aty headed Wednesday to the Sudanese capital, Khartoum.

Moroccan, Sudanese FMs mull developments in Ethiopian dam talks

Sat, 05 Jun 2021 - 10:40 GMT

The meeting tackled the latest developments regarding the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam negotiations that failed to reach a binding agreement to fill and operate the dam.

Egyptian, Sudanese ‘Nile Guardians’ joint military exercise kicks off

Fri, 28 May 2021 - 01:47 GMT

Egypt and Sudan have started joint military drills dubbed 'Guardians of the Nile', with the participation of land, naval and air forces from the two countries.

Sudanese army denies engaging in clashes near Bashenda border area

Wed, 26 May 2021 - 11:01 GMT

The Sudanese Military forces denied, Wednesday engaging in any clashes in Bashenda border area, it was added that the “armed forces are operating normally without facing any hostilities.”

BREAKING: Military clash by heavy weapons between Sudanese, Ethiopian armies

Wed, 26 May 2021 - 02:21 GMT

The Sudanese and Ethiopian armies engaged Wednesday in military clash using heavy weapons in Bashenda border area.

Egyptian minister highlights facts on Ethiopian Dam's floodgates, turbines

Mon, 24 May 2021 - 10:13 GMT

The minister added that Egypt heading to the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) is not ruled out.

Egyptian forces arrive in Sudan ahead of ‘Guardians of the Nile’ joint military maneuver with Sudan

Fri, 21 May 2021 - 05:57 GMT

Number of Egyptian forces arrived in Sudan, Friday in preparation for the launch of the joint military maneuver ‘Guardians of the Nile’ to confront any possible threats, according to Sudanese media reports

Egypt’s Min. of Water explains 3 scenarios for GERD 2nd filling impact on Egypt, Sudan

Thu, 20 May 2021 - 01:04 GMT

Egypt’s Minister of water and irrigation Mohamed Abd El Atty explained that Ethiopia’s second filling for The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) expected in July will affect Egypt and Sudan by all means

Egyptian president, Sudanese interim chief of state discuss economic cooperation, crises with Ethiopia

Mon, 17 May 2021 - 12:04 GMT

President Abdel Fatah al-Sisi met on Sunday Chairman of the Sudanese Sovereign Council Abdel Fatah al-Burhan in Paris, where they will both attend two conferences on Sudan and Africa.

Demanding binding agreement on GERD is 'legitimate right' of Sudan: Burhan

Mon, 17 May 2021 - 11:56 GMT

Sudan seeks a consensual and negotiated solution to the Renaissance Dam (GERD) based on preserving rights, Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, Chairman of the Sovereignty Council of Sudan told France 24 Monday.

'Ethiopian dam crisis worrisome but have confidence in your political leadership': president to Egyptians

Tue, 11 May 2021 - 12:11 GMT

The Egyptian president also pointed out that negotiations mandate exercising patience.

Egypt's FM, irrigation minister present to U.S. Special Envoy for Horn of Africa negotiation pathway on Ethiopian dam over past decade

Thu, 06 May 2021 - 08:06 GMT

Both parties also held consultations over ways to make the ongoing efforts succeed in reaching a legal binding agreement on the filling and operation of the Ethiopian dam.

US Envoy for Horn of Africa visits Egypt

Tue, 04 May 2021 - 12:11 GMT

The Special Envoy will hold meetings with officials from the respective governments as well as the United Nations and the African Union.

DR Congo’s President will visit Egypt, Sudan, Ethiopia to resume talks on GERD

Mon, 03 May 2021 - 08:26 GMT

Tshisekedi’s tour came in light of the resumption of the tripartite talks between the Nile countries over the controversial dam after the negotiations for reaching a legally binding agreement.

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni says will mediate for GERD issue

Mon, 03 May 2021 - 10:42 GMT

Ugandan President Yoweri Museveni pledged to contact the Ethiopian Prime Minister, Abi Ahmed, as soon as possible, aiming at bringing all parties points of view closer on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam [GERD] and to start another round of ‘serious negotiations’ on this issue.

Sudan is ready to sue Ethiopia’s government due to GERD threats: Irrigation Minister

Mon, 03 May 2021 - 10:16 GMT

Sudan's Irrigation Minister Yasser Abbas said that Khartoum will bear great losses if Ethiopia insists on conducting the second filling of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam [GERD] without reaching an agreement.

Sudan refutes Ethiopian statements on water, border agreements

Sun, 02 May 2021 - 12:36 GMT

The ministry noted it follows the recurrent talks by Ethiopian officials alleging Sudan of forcing Ethiopia to abide by what they call "colonial agreements" on Nile water and borders.

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