Addis Ababa November 6/2020 (ENA) Egypt has disagreed on the improved function of the African Union (AU) consultants within the tripartite negotiation of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), in keeping with Ministry of International Affairs. 

In a seven-day consecutive negotiation, Ethiopia and Sudan have agreed on the modality of the upcoming trilateral talks to improve the function of AU consultants, it was realized.

Briefing journalists as we speak, International Affairs Spokesperson Dina Mufti mentioned the trilateral negotiations have been performed for every week.

In line with him, two consultants from every nation have been chosen to work out the modalities of negotiations.

Nevertheless, there was disagreement on the function of African consultants the place each Ethiopia and Sudan agreed to raise the engagement degree of the consultants, Dina added.

“Despite the failure of Egypt to agree on the role of the African experts,” the spokesperson acknowledged that “we are optimist that this negotiation will continue as Ethiopia has a firm stand  to solve Africa’s problems by Africans.”   

The spokesperson additionally highlighted varied diplomatic actions, together with main actions in  financial diplomacy and Ethiopian migrants within the Center East.

Consultations with delegations from Indian, Sudan, Djibouti and UAE over the previous weeks targeted on peace and financial diplomacy, he acknowledged.

The Ethiopian Authorities can be collaborating with governments of the Center East  nations to repatriate and rehabilitate those that decide to return residence for varied causes.

On this regard, 437 Ethiopian residents and 132 migrants have been repatriated from Saudi Arabia and Lebannin, it was realized.

Dina additional identified that neighboring nations have been working with the nation within the spirit of “ Ethiopia’s security is our security.”

He notably talked about the agency stand of the Authorities of Djibouti which reaffirmed its dedication by noting that Ethiopia’s peace is peace for all nations.


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