We present to you the most important daily news related to the Egyptian affairs on July 6,2021
1- Egypt 'categorically rejects' Ethiopia's decision to start second filling of GERD reservoir
- The Egyptian Ministry of Foreign Affairs has forwarded a copy of the Ethiopian letter to the president of the UNSC.
"This serious development reveals once more Ethiopia’s ill intention and its insistence on taking unilateral measures to force a fait accompli [by] filling and operating the Renaissance Dam without an agreement that takes into account the interests of the three countries and limits the damages of this dam on the two downstream countries," the foreign ministry said.
2 -The Prime Minister inspects a number of projects today in Luxor and Aswan.
-Prime Minister Mostafa Madbouly inspects a number of projects in Luxor and Aswan governorates.
3- Minister of Irrigation: Ethiopia has no political will to reach an agreement and always evades any commitment
- Abdel-Aty said that Egypt is not against development in Ethiopia or the Nile Basin countries, but development projects must be implemented in accordance with the rules of international law, taking into account the concerns of downstream countries.
- Dr. Mohamed Abdel-Aty, Minister of Water Resources and Irrigation, held a videoconference meeting with Inger Andersen, Director of the United Nations Environment Program; To discuss the current situation of the Ethiopian dam file.