Egypt’s FM hands Sisi’s message on GERD to Comoros president
Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry handed a message from President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi to President of Comoros Azali Assoumani on developments of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam in a meeting in Moroni.
Egypt: Ethiopian claim that low outfalls can pass average Blue Nile discharges incorrect
The Ministry of Water Resources and Irrigation said the Ethiopian claim that the existing two low outfalls are capable of passing the average discharges of the Blue Nile River is incorrect, noting that the current discharge capacity for both outfalls does not exceed 50 million cubic meters per day.
FM arrives in South Africa as part of African tour
On Sunday, Shoukry embarked on an African tour to hand over messages from President Abdel Fattah El Sisi to the leaders of six African countries, including Kenya, South Africa, Senegal, DR Congo, Tunisia and the Comoros, according to a tweet by Foreign Ministry Spokesman Ahmed Hafez.