Mariam Al-Sadiq Al-Mahdi

Special The dam’s filling began last year, and Ethiopia said in July 2020 it had hit its target of 4.9 billion cubic meters — enough to test the dam’s first two turbines. (AFP)

War of words heats up in battle over Nile water

  • Outrage in Egypt, Sudan after Ethiopia resumes filling controversial Nile dam reservoir
  • Giant structure is Africa’s biggest and downstream countries fear for their water supplies
By Mostafa Galal ·