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Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan agree to delay filling dam

26 June, 2020

The Grand Ethiopia Renaissance Dam (GERD) has been a source of tension in the Nile River basin ever since Ethiopia broke ground on it nearly a decade ago.

Millions at 'risk' if Ethiopia fills dam, Sudan warns

25 June, 2020

Tensions are high between upstream Ethiopia and Sudan and Egypt after recent talks failed to produce a deal on the filling and operation.

Pompeo eyes resolution on Sudan terror listing

24 June, 2020

Sudanese and American officials are hopeful that the two will soon reach a settlement that could see damaging sanctions lifted.

IMF says reached deal with Sudan to reform economy

24 June, 2020

The IMF deal envisions increasing revenues and reforming subsidies in order to spend more on social programmes.

Sudan nearing settlement with US for 1998 embassy bombings

23 June, 2020

Sudan's FM said a compensation deal with victims of twin embassy bomings in Kenya and Tanzania was being finalised, as the country nears being taken off the US terrorism blacklist.

UN urges Egypt, Ethiopia to cooperate in Nile dispute

23 June, 2020

The UN urged Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan to "work together" to resolve differences over Addis Ababa's Nile River mega-dam which has been a long-running source of regional tension.

US to lift Sudan sanctions 'after elections': reports

22 June, 2020

Washington plans to lift sanctions on Khartoum after the country holds its first democratic elections following a three-year transitional period, a source claimed.

Sudan 'repels Ethiopian cross-border attack' amid Nile tensions

22 June, 2020

Major General Nasr al-Deen Abd al-Qayyum, governor of Sudan's eastern Gadaref province, said Sudanese armed forces had on Sunday "successfully fended off an attack by Ethiopian forces".

Sudan warns against escalation in Nile dam dispute

21 June, 2020

Tensions are running high between the three countries after recent talks failed to produce a deal on the filling and operation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam.

The Middle East at war with coronavirus: Top stories

19 June, 2020

Today in coronavirus news from the Middle East: Yemen broadcasts weddings on live TV, Iranian officials call for mandatory masks, Egypt's university students outraged over in-person examinations, and more.

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