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'Last chance' Nile dam talks in Congo

Christian Fernsby |
Cairo warned on Sunday that the current meeting held between Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia in Kinshasa, Congo, could be the "last chance" to reach an agreement on the the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) issue.

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"These negotiations represent the final opportunity the three countries must seize in order to reach an agreement... before the upcoming floods season," Egypt's foreign minister said in a statement.

"I invite all to make a new start, to open one, or many windows of hope," said Felix Tshisekedi, president of the Democratic Republic of Congo, chairman of the African Union and the negotiations' mediator.

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