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TEO predicted that much already on March 23/2015, based on contents of the Khartoum Agt, Egypt & Sudan likely to emerge as GERD managers

1 Feb

By Keffyalew Gebremedhin – The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

Regarding the March 23, 2015 agreement between Ethiopia, Egypt and the Sudan, otherwise known as the Khartoum Declaration of Principles, the construction firm Salini impreglio matter of factly wrote on March 25, 2015 “Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan reached a cooperation agreement in Khartoum on March 23 on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam…The deal between the three countries comes after works were halted due to concerns, especially from Egypt, that the project might negatively affect its water supply by reducing the capacity of the Nile.”
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The Khartoum Declaration on GERD & the 1997 UN Convention on the Law of Non-navigational Uses of International Watercourses

1 Apr

By Keffyalew Gebremedhin – The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

The setting

Since the March 23, 2015 understanding between Ethiopia, Egypt and the Sudan, a lot of capable Ethiopians have kindly shared their insights and interpretation of the deal and concerns too. Notwithstanding that, however, the TPLF regime has persisted in its determination to withhold all and any information about the agreement it has entered into with these two neighbors and riparian states of the Nile Basin.
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