Ethiopia-Egypt trade deals to ease River Nile row

Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD)

Egypt and Ethiopia have signed a series of trade agreements which could help smooth diplomatic tensions over use of the River Nile waters.

The countries fell out over Ethiopia’s plans to construct a $4.3bn (£3.4bn) hydroelectric dam on the river.

Read more: BBC News – Ethiopia-Egypt trade deals to ease River Nile row.

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