War Drums on the Nile Morsi “, If it loses one drop,our blood is the alternative, All Options are Open” part III

 Egypt’s president has warned Ethiopia that “all options are open” in dealing with its construction of a Nile dam that threatens to leave Egypt with a dangerous water shortage. Speaking in a live televised speech before hundreds of supporters on Monday, Mohammed Morsi said Egypt was not calling for war, but it is willing to confront […] Continue reading →

Ethiopians in Egypt manifested against the “Death Dam”

Ethiopians in Egypt complain of Renaissance Dam backlash (original title Al-Ahram Tens of Ethiopian refugees protested on Sunday against harassment in Egypt outside the office of the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) The protesters, members of the Oromo tribe who fled Ethiopia due to political and ethnic persecution, also spoke out against Ethiopia’s Renaissance Dam. Abdel-Kader Goumy, […] Continue reading →

‘All options open’ on Ethiopia dam, Egypt warns

 Egyptian policemen stand guard outside the Ethiopian embassy on June 2, in Cairo. (AFP/Khaled Desouki) CAIRO (AFP) — Egypt will demand that Ethiopia stop construction of a Nile river dam and warned “all options are open” if it harms its water supply, advisers to President Mohamed Mursi said on Wednesday.”It is Egypt’s right to defend its interests,” […] Continue reading →