Daily Archives: September 16, 2019

France’s Foreign Minister Pledges Support for ‘New Sudan’

KHARTOUM – France’s foreign minister announced 60 million euros in aid for Sudan’s transitional authorities during a visit to Khartoum on Monday, while offering to help Sudan rebuild relations with international lenders and tackle its …

Egypt, Ethiopia at Odds as Talks Over Blue Nile Dam Resume

CAIRO – Egypt says Ethiopia has “summarily rejected” its plan for key aspects of operating a giant dam the East African nation is building on the Nile, while dismissing Ethiopia’s own proposal as “unfair and …

Panel: Full-Scale War Looms in South Sudan One Year After Peace Accord Signed

GENEVA – A panel of U.N. experts warns the failure of South Sudan’s warring factions to implement last year’s peace accord risks plunging the country into full-scale war once again.

The report by the three-member …

Tripartite Ministerial Meeting of Ethiopia, Egypt, Sudan Underway in Cairo

Addis Ababa The Tripartite meeting of Water Ministers of Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan, which discusses the filling of and release of water from Ethiopia’s dam on the Blue Nile, is underway in Cairo.

The meeting …

Tripartite Ministerial Meeting of Ethiopia, Egypt, Sudan Underway in Cairo

Addis Ababa The Tripartite meeting of Water Ministers of Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan, which discusses the filling of and release of water from Ethiopia’s dam on the Blue Nile, is underway in Cairo.

The meeting …