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24-Jun-2020 to 09:54

Egypt’s position on divisive Nile dam rejected

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Djibouti, Somalia and the State of Qatar have defied Arab League’s resolution requiring Ethiopia to delay filling of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) until a comprehensive deal is reached with Egypt.

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23-Jun-2020 to 21:04

UN urges Nile nations to resolve differences together

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The United Nations has urged Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan to “work together” to resolve their differences over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

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23-Jun-2020 to 17:06

Ethiopia reaffirms position to UNSC on hydro power dam

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia has restated its position on its Grand Renaissance Dam through a letter it addressed to the United Nations Security Council, reports said on Tuesday.

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22-Jun-2020 to 19:37

Sudan rejects Egypt’s resort to Security Council over Ethiopian dam

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Sudan has said it does not support Egypt’s resort to the Security Council to resolve issues regarding the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD).

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20-Jun-2020 to 11:20

Eritrea frees detained Turkish sailors

APA-Asmara (Eritrea) — Eritrea has released a group of Turkish sailors it had detained for the past three months, reports from Asmara suggest on Saturday.

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20-Jun-2020 to 06:49

S/Africa leaves UNSC, Kenya takes over as Africa's representative

APA-Pretoria (South Africa) — As South Africa’s two-year term in the 15-member UN Security Council comes to an end in December, Kenya is poised to replace Pretoria as the continent’s representative in the top UN body, the presidency has said.

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18-Jun-2020 to 23:12

Morocco "fully committed" to global campaign against racism

APA-Rabat (Morocco) — Morocco is fully associated with the many voices that speak out strongly against all forms of racism and the criminal acts that result from it, according to the kingdom's ambassador and permanent representative to the United Nations, Omar Zniber, in Geneva.

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