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Who’s the Ethiopian in Biden’s potential administration

Wed, 01 Jul 2020 - 07:24 GMT

The American Democratic presidential nominee Joe Biden has selected the Ethiopian-American Yohannes Abraham to be part of his post-election transition team.

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.

NSC supports Cairo initiative and warns of military escalation in Libya

Mon, 22 Jun 2020 - 01:58 GMT

The United States opposes military escalation in Libya and calls for a ceasefire and for parties to negotiate.

We support Egyptian efforts in Libya, US State Department

Sun, 21 Jun 2020 - 12:21 GMT

The United States Department of State said Saturday that it supports the Egyptian efforts to launch a political initiative led by the United Nations in Libya.

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.

Contemplations on Washington meetings of GRED: cooperation versus antagonist

Mon, 15 Jun 2020 - 12:41 GMT

Ethiopia attended all meetings, except the last one, with full participation in the discussions and conclusions.

Bad things happen when finance front-runs the economy: Mohamed El-Erian

Sun, 14 Jun 2020 - 04:15 GMT

Allianz’s chief economic adviser and president-elect of Queens’ College, University of Cambridge Mohamed El-Erian wrote an article on Financial Times about the American economy and switch happen in it during the last period.

New 839 coronavirus deaths reported in US in past 24 hours

Sat, 13 Jun 2020 - 09:30 GMT

The new death cases take the total number to 114,613, it added, pointing out that the number of infections in the US hit 2,044,572.

Sudan warns of filling GERD reservoir without agreement

Tue, 09 Jun 2020 - 10:26 GMT

The Sudanese government has warned against filling the reservoir of GERD before reaching an agreement between the three countries involved in the dam issue.

US deaths top 110,000 as cases approach 2 million Jump to top Search

Mon, 08 Jun 2020 - 10:03 GMT

About 1,000 Americans have died on average each day so far in June, down from a peak of 2,000 a day in April, according to the tally of state and county data on COVID-19 deaths.

US Embassy in Cairo thanks Esna Hospital in Luxor for treating American COVID-19 patients

Wed, 03 Jun 2020 - 08:20 GMT

The embassy said that the patients had received excellent medical care, extending the United State’s appreciation and further stressing the strong relations between the United States and Egypt.

Four police shot in violent protests after Trump vows to bring in U.S. military

Tue, 02 Jun 2020 - 09:35 GMT

Four St Louis police officers were hit by gunfire late on Monday during violent protests over the death of a black man in police custody, hours after President Donald Trump vowed to use the U.S. military to halt the spreading clashes.

N. Korea slams US over cybercrime accusation

Sat, 30 May 2020 - 09:52 GMT

North Korea on Friday lashed out at the United States for issuing an advisory last month over the communist regime's cyber threats, Yonhap news agency reported.

US reports 532 COVID-19 deaths in last 24 hours; death toll climbs to 98,218: Johns Hopkins

Tue, 26 May 2020 - 09:34 GMT

The US coronavirus death toll has risen by 532 over the past 24 hours, Sky News quoted the Johns Hopkins University tracker as saying on Tuesday.

OPINION: GERD, “Aspiration for Hydropower” or “Hegemony for Water Power”?!

Thu, 21 May 2020 - 04:26 GMT

The launching of the Dam construction without consultation with Egypt was seen as a violation of the principles of international law.

Iraq claims capture of Baghdadi's successor

Thu, 21 May 2020 - 04:03 GMT

The National Intelligence Service told the Iraqi News Agency (INA) it had arrested Abdul Nasser Qardash.

OPINION: The Gordian Knot of the Nile

Mon, 11 May 2020 - 10:11 GMT

For Egypt, reaching an agreement on the GERD is not only a matter of legal obligation; it is an imperative of survival.

US records 1,568 coronavirus deaths

Sun, 10 May 2020 - 09:48 GMT

The United States recorded 1,568 coronavirus deaths in the span of just 24 hours, according to the latest real-time tally reported by Johns Hopkins University Saturday.

Marsa Alam airport receives 298 stranded Egyptians from Washington

Sun, 10 May 2020 - 09:41 GMT

A health ministry's team carried out coronavirus tests for all passengers and crew members and sent samples to laboratories to see if they are free of the virus.

US has recorded more than 1.2 million coronavirus cases

Wed, 06 May 2020 - 02:28 GMT

The totals include cases from all 50 states, the District of Columbia and other US territories, as well as repatriated cases, CNN reported.

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