A radio operator looks out over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam in Ethiopia in December. Photo: AFPA radio operator looks out over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam in Ethiopia in December. Photo: AFP
A radio operator looks out over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam in Ethiopia in December. Photo: AFP

Ethiopia and Egypt reach ‘major common understanding’ on massive Nile River dam

  • Disagreement over US$4.6 billion project has led to sharp regional tensions and concerns about potential military conflict
  • Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam’s first-year filling achieved, Ethiopia says, with water level in reservoir at highest in four years
Topic |   Africa
A radio operator looks out over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam in Ethiopia in December. Photo: AFPA radio operator looks out over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam in Ethiopia in December. Photo: AFP
A radio operator looks out over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam in Ethiopia in December. Photo: AFP
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