Nile dam talks: Ethiopia, Egypt, Sudan hold technical meeting in Cairo

The irrigation ministers of three key Nile basin countries have kicked off high-stakes negotiations in Cairo about Ethiopia’s soon-to-be-finished mega-dam project, which Egypt says threatens its water supply.

Joining the ministers Monday were American and World Bank officials. It’s the second round of technical talks on the dam since a breakdown prompted Egypt to appeal for international mediation.

The White House stepped in last month, hosting the foreign ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sud…

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