Monthly Archives: January 2016

Potential solutions to Egypt-Ethiopia dam dispute remain murky

KHARTOUM, Sudan — Participants kicked up plenty of dust at the most recent round of negotiations concerning the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam, but once again departed with only an agreement to keep trying to reach an agreement. The negotiations among … Continue reading

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Egypt’s parliamentary ‘circus’ will not be going live

CAIRO — Egypt’s newly elected parliament kicked off the year by banning live news broadcasts of its sessions. Parliament Speaker Ali Abdel-Al said the temporary decision came following “specific circumstances.” During the first parliament session Jan. 10, some members of … Continue reading

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