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Egypt and Ethiopia have been invited for talks by Sudan to discuss the ongoing disagreements related to the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam.

Sudan slammed Ethiopia's offer as containing 'suspicious selectivity' on which information will be shared.

Sudan agrees to reactivate agreements with Qatar

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Sudan agrees to reactivate agreements with Qatar

Relations between Sudan and Qatar appear to be warming since the end of the Gulf blockade earlier this year.

Ethiopia to go on filling Nile mega-<em>dam</em> despite impasse

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Ethiopia to go on filling Nile mega-dam despite impasse

Ethiopia has announced that it will continue to fill the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, despite the ...

Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia's Nile dispute: A looming conflict?

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Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia's Nile dispute: A looming conflict?

Analysis: Ethiopia's contested dam on the Nile has pitted it against both Egypt and Sudan, with a border dispute between Khartoum and ...

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Nile dam talks extended in Kinshasa after communique setback

Talks gathering Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan on Addis Ababa's contested dam on the Nile were being extended on Tuesday.

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US urges de-escalation between Sudan, Ethiopia

US Secretary of State Antony Blinken pressed for an easing of tensions between Sudan and Ethiopia as fears grow of a spillover from the bloody ...

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Nile talks 'last chance' before second dam filling: Egypt

As the talks on the Nile dam Ethiopia is building are reaching their final stage, Egypt considers them the last opportunity to find an ...

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Appeal for 'fresh start' as Nile dam talks resume

Foreign ministers from Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan kicked off negotiations in Kinshasa on over Addis Ababa's contested giant dam on the ...

Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan resume <em>dam</em> talks amid tensions

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Egypt, Ethiopia, Sudan resume dam talks amid tensions

The three-day African Union-mediated talks between Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan to resolve a dispute over the Grand Ethiopian ...

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Egypt, Sudan hold 'Nile Eagles 2' joint air exercise

The Egyptian Air-force participated in drills with the Sudanese air forces in Merowe airbase in Sudan, next to the Ethiopian border.

Congo to host Nile <em>Dam</em> talks amid rising tensions

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Congo to host Nile Dam talks amid rising tensions

Amid military drills and escalatory rhetoric, Egypt, Sudan, and Ethiopia will hold reconciliation talks in Kinshasa to revive stalled ...

In stark warning, Egypt leader says Nile water ‘untouchable'

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In stark warning, Egypt leader says Nile water ‘untouchable'

President Abdel Fattah el-Sissi has warned Ethiopia not to take Egypt’s share of the Nile water when building the giant Renaissance ...

Egypt's Sisi warns Ethiopia <em>dam</em> risks 'unimaginable instability'

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Egypt's Sisi warns Ethiopia dam risks 'unimaginable instability'

The dispute over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) has been simmering for around a decade and ...

Sudan accepts UAE offer to mediate on Ethiopia <em>dam</em>

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Sudan accepts UAE offer to mediate on Ethiopia dam

Khartoum had previously welcomed mediation from the EU, UN, US and the African Union but the proposal was rejected by Ethiopia.

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'We don't want war' with Sudan: Ethiopian PM Abiy

Tensions have risen between neighbours Sudan and Ethiopia over a disputed border zone and a mega-dam on the Nile.

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UN agrees to Ethiopia request for joint Tigray inquiry

The Ethiopian government has rejected allegations that it committed atrocities while fighting a former guerrilla group, the Tigray ...

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Sudan officially requests international mediation for Ethiopia dam dispute

Sudan's prime minister has written to the UN, EU, US, and AU, asking for help to mediate a dispute between the three countries.

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Sudan's PM in Cairo to discuss Nile dam dispute

Egypt and Sudan agreed to 'work closely' until they mobilise international and regional players to mediate a solution.

Egypt, Sudan reject Ethiopia Nile <em>dam</em> 'fait accompli'

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Egypt, Sudan reject Ethiopia Nile dam 'fait accompli'

During his first visit to Khartoum since the fall of Omar al-Bashir, Egypt's President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi warned Ethiopia against filling its ...

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Sisi visits Khartoum for first time since Sudanese revolution

Sisi's first visit to Sudan since the 2019 revolution aims to revive the two countries' relations, and address tensions with Ethiopia over its ...

Egypt, Sudan back DR Congo to mediate <em>dam</em> deadlock

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Egypt, Sudan back DR Congo to mediate dam deadlock

Egypt and Sudan proposed the Democratic Republic of Congo should lead efforts to restart talks over Ethiopia's Blue Nile mega-dam.

US stops Trump's aid freeze to Ethiopia

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US stops Trump's aid freeze to Ethiopia

The US lifted a Trump-era block on aid to Ethiopia over its controversial mega-dam.

Sudan recalls envoy to Ethiopia as tensions rise

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Sudan recalls envoy to Ethiopia as tensions rise

Disputes between Sudan and Ethiopia continue over the border region and the Blue Nile dam.

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