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No Egyptian Official Will Cede Egypt’s Water Security: FM Shoukry

The Ethiopian Grand Renaissance Dam is one the one issue that represents a major challenge for relations between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia
The Ethiopian Grand Renaissance Dam is one the one issue that represents a major challenge for relations between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia, as it impacts each country directly. Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry, however, assured his people to have faith on the ability of Egypt to protect its water interest as no Egyptian official will ever cede the country’s right to its water security.

By Ahram Online,

No Egyptian official will ever cede Egypt’s right to its water security, Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry said in an interview with Al-Ahram daily published Saturday.

“Any Egyptian citizen should be assured of the ability of Egypt and its negotiators to protect its water interests,” Shoukry said.

Shoukry said that the Ethiopian Grand Renaissance Dam issue is one that represents a major challenge for relations between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia, as it impacts each country directly. Continue reading No Egyptian Official Will Cede Egypt’s Water Security: FM Shoukry