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River of the dammed

9 mins | Nov 22, 2019

Ethiopia’s continued efforts to dam the Nile could end in war with Egypt. The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam on the Blue Nile would give Ethiopia the power it needs to develop, but leave Egypt with little water for agriculture. As Russia and America step in to mediate the dispute, Imad K. Harb writing in Foreign Policy details how a conflict between Eygpt and Ethiopia could be avoided.

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From Foreign Policy