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US Vows to Remain Engaged on Nile Dam Talks

The U.S. says Ethiopia must, in the shortest possible time, sign a deal with Egypt and Sudan about a giant dam it is building on the River Nile. Ethiopia refused to do so. What’s next?

“The United States reaffirms its commitment to remain engaged with the three countries until they sign the final agreement” – US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin.

BY ASHARQ AL-AWSAT

The United States will continue to work with Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan until they sign an accord on a giant Blue Nile hydropower dam, after failing to secure signatures from the three countries this week, US Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin said Friday. Continue reading US Vows to Remain Engaged on Nile Dam Talks