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Sudan’s Bashir criticizes Egypt’s decision to launch air strikes against Libya

27 Feb

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

February 26, 2015 (KHARTOUM) – Sudanese president Omer Hassan al-Bashir has criticised Egypt for launching air strikes this month inside Libya in retaliation for the mass beheading of Egyptian Christians by militants claiming allegiance to the Islamic State in Iraq and Levant (ISIS).
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Ethiopia & Egypt to ink ‘political deal’ over Nile water on side of AU summit: Hear ye it is minefield to walk in!

22 Jan

Editor’s Note:

    This is the most delicate stage of the negotiations with Egypt to ensure Ethiopia’s sovereignty over its natural resources, especially the Nile waters, without harming the interests of the upper riparian states.
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Key talks: Cairo seems resigned to the Nile dust finally settling

18 Oct

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

At the conclusion of the Cairo Nile talks, Ahram Online on October 17, 2014 reported that the irrigation ministers of Ethiopia, Egypt and the Sudan had harmoniously agreed to receive offers from seven consultancy firms that would conduct more studies on the possible effects of Ethiopia’s Blue Nile dam. The long known bickering gone, the ministers also quietly agreed to settle on one or two firms during their meeting next month at a location to be agreed on.
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Egypt’s El-Sisi resigns from army chief post, announces his run for presidency

26 Mar

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory

Field Marshal Abdel-Fattah El-Sisi resigned from the military on Wednesday and announced that he was determined to run in Egypt’s upcoming presidential elections, slated to begin 30 March.
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