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Egypt asks UN Security Council to intervene in GERD dispute, Sisi says Egypt committed to diplomatic solution

Egypt remains committed to diplomacy to resolve disagreements over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi said on Saturday in a speech that came after he inspected Egyptian troops in the country’s Western Military Region.

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Egypt’s bet on international pressure yields scant results as GERD talks remain at impasse

With just weeks left before Ethiopia says it will start filling a new mega-dam on the Blue Nile River that would make it Africa’s biggest power exporter, negotiations between Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan ended on Wednesday without an agreement on several key issues, including legally-binding drought mitigation protocols and a …

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Egypt says may resort to UN Security Council over GERD dispute with Ethiopia

Egypt will consider all political options, such as going to the UN Security Council, to prevent Ethiopia from taking any unilateral actions regarding the first filling of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) that would deprive Egypt of its water rights, Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said Monday.

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