Ethiopia rejects UN Security Council role in dam dispute

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Ethiopia's Foreign Minister, Gedu Andargachew has rejected Egypt's call to refer the dispute over Addis Ababa's construction of the giant Nile dam to the United Nations Security Council.

The $4.6 billion project, on the Blue Nile in Ethiopia, would create the most powerful hydroelectric dam in Africa.

But Egypt sees the project as a potentially existential threat.

"The issue with the dam can be solved right here instead of taking it to the UN Security Council. We believe this is not the mand…
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