CAIRO: Egypt has “many alternatives” to deal with the stalled technical negotiations on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) with Ethiopia and Sudan, Egypt’s Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation Mohamed Abdel Ati has said.“We have many alternatives in between the two impossible alternatives; to dispense with the Nile water and not to build the dams altogether," he said. We are currently working on making this damage, which will lower Egypt's share of water, not serious. “We compensate for the difference with waste water treatment. They agreed to form an international committee, whose findings showed a lack of sufficient studies. “Egypt is following the talks with great concern, because Ethiopia does not have enough inclination for cooperation and coordination.
Source: Ethiopian News December 06, 2017 19:07 UTC