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Egypt bans water-intensive crops, alarm mounts over Ethiopia dam

23 April, 2018

The construction of the Grand Renaissance Dam has been a major point of contention among Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan.

Egypt's Sisi: President for life?

13 April, 2018

Comment: Egypt's election might have been a farce, but it has emboldened Sisi on his path of consolidating personal power, writes Robert Springborg.

Egypt rejects reports blaming it for Nile talks failure

13 April, 2018

Egypt has criticised reports blaming it for the failure of a recent round of talks with Ethiopia and Sudan to reach an agreement over Ethiopia’s massive dam on the Nile

Talks to ease Egypt concerns over Nile dam 'fail'

06 April, 2018

Ethiopia began building the $4 billion dam in 2012, but the mega project has triggered tensions with Egypt as Cairo fears that the dam will reduce water supplies.

Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia FMs talk Nile dam impasse

05 April, 2018

The Nile is Egypt's sole water supply, but Ethiopia hopes to further dam the Nile to generate electricity.

Egypt, Sudan vow to cooperate over Ethiopia's Nile dam

20 March, 2018

Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir met his Egyptian counterpart in Cairo on Monday, as the two countries look to repair ties that were recently frayed

Who is losing the Nile?

27 February, 2018

Comment: For thousands of years the Nile has been the jugular vein of Egypt. Is Sisi about to lose control of the wealth and resources it brings? asks Alain Gresh.

Egypt anxious as Nile-dam talks delayed amid Ethiopia chaos

19 February, 2018

Talks over a controversial dam on the Nile that has raised Egyptian concern have been stalled amid turmoil in Ethiopia.

Sudan to return Cairo ambassador 'soon' as relations improve

09 February, 2018

Sudan's foreign minister said it would return its ambassador to Cairo "very soon", after more than one month since it recalled its envoy to Egypt.

Egypt vows to protect 'water rights' amid Nile-basin tensions

16 January, 2018

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Monday vowed to protect Egypt's water supply while striving to maintain peace between the Nile upstream countries of Sudan and Ethiopia.

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