Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam

Egypt denounces Ethiopia over accusation that Cairo is politicizing Nile water concerns

Egypt denounces Ethiopia over accusation that Cairo is politicizing Nile water concerns

  • The Egyptian deputy foreign minister for African Affairs said the claim is a tactic to evade legal responsibility for the downstream effects of filling the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam
  • Ethiopia began filling the dam in stages in 2020, causing tensions to rise with Egypt and Sudan, which are downriver of it and fear it will reduce their shares of Nile water
By Gobran Mohamed ·