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Ethiopia has been filling the reservoir behind its huge dam on the Blue Nile for the past two years, as talks with downstream countries Egypt and Sudan drag on.  By Handout (Satellite image ©2020 Maxar Technologies/AFP/File)

Egypt, Sudan back resumed Nile dam talks as UN urges deal

Sep 16, 2021 | Egypt

Egypt and Sudan have expressed readiness to resume talks with Ethiopia on its controversial Nile dam after the UN Securi ...

Sep 16, 2021 | Egypt

The UN Security Council adopted a statement Wednesday encouraging Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan to resume negotiations und ...

Aug 18, 2021 | Egypt

After surviving the bloodshed when Egyptian security forces killed some 800 people in a sprawling Islamist protest camp ...

Aug 9, 2021 | Egypt

In the lush green fields of Egypt's fertile Delta Valley, farmers and artisans are struggling to make a living as they k ...

Jul 9, 2021 | Egypt

An agreement on Ethiopia's controversial Nile River dam is possible, the UN said Thursday, urging trust, transparency a ...

Jul 7, 2021 | Egypt

The megaship MV Ever Given which blocked the Suez Canal for six days in March headed out of the waterway on Wednesday as ...

Jul 7, 2021 | Egypt

Megaship the MV Ever Given, which blocked the Suez Canal for six days in March, weighed anchor Wednesday following a com ...

Jul 7, 2021 | Egypt

Egypt is set to release the MV Ever Given on Wednesday, over 100 days since the megaship was refloated after blocking th ...

Jul 7, 2021 | Egypt

Ethiopia has started the second phase of filling the reservoir of its mega-dam on the upper Blue Nile, Egypt and Sudan s ...

Jul 6, 2021 | Egypt

Ethiopia says it has started the next phase of filling a controversial mega-dam on the Nile River, Egyptian authorities ...

Jul 3, 2021 | Egypt

Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Saturday opened a strategic naval base on the Mediterranean Sea to secure sh ...

Jun 24, 2021 | Egypt

In a push to cement meagre rights, Egyptian women have been battling a shocking draft bill influenced by Islamic law w ...

Jun 11, 2021 | Egypt

Egypt is banking on a $500-million Gaza reconstruction project to shore up its influence in the Middle East, capitalisin ...

Jun 2, 2021 | Egypt

Farida Ramadan, a transgender woman, overcame major hurdles to transition in conservative Egypt, but she is still fighti ...

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