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10-Jun-2020 to 11:34

Nile nations reopen talks on divisive dam

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt have resumed talks on filling the reservoir of the controversial hydroelectric dam being built on Nile river after the failure of a U.S-led mediation earlier this year.

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08-Jun-2020 to 17:24

AU “takes note” of Burundi final poll results

APA-Bujumbura (Burundi) — The African Union (AU), in an official statement issued Monday, took note of the final results of the presidential election in Burundi published on June 4.

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08-Jun-2020 to 17:14

Rwanda congratulates new Burundian president-elect

APA- Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwandan Foreign Affairs ministry has congratulated Burundian president-elect Major General Evariste Ndayishimiye on his victory in the presidential election, according to a diplomatic note obtained Monday in Kigali.

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05-Jun-2020 to 12:18

ANC joins 'Black Friday' movement in honour of George Floyd

APA-Johannesburg (South Africa) — South Africa’s ruling African National Congress (ANC) has declared 5 June as Black Friday to mark the police killing of African-American George Floyd in the streets of Minneapolis in the US state of Minnesota, the party announced on Friday.

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04-Jun-2020 to 17:14

Morocco: Spain’s Supreme Court disavows Polisario

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — Moroccan researcher Abdelhak Bassou analysed, exclusively for APA, the importance of the recent ruling of the Spanish Supreme Court to ban Polisario symbols in public places in Spain.

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04-Jun-2020 to 17:09

"No plans for Egypt army base" in South Sudan

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — South Sudan's ambassador to Ethiopia has categorically dismissed reports suggesting that his country had accepted a request from Egypt to build a military base in Pagak county.

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04-Jun-2020 to 09:15

Ethiopia, Sudan to hold bilateral talks on GERD

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopian Minister of Water, Irrigation and Energy, Dr. Selesh Bekele held a virtual meeting with his Sudanese counterpart, Professor Yassir Abbas Mohammed on ways of resuming of the trilateral negotiation of the controversial Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) on Nile.

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