Egypt's Dam Problem: The Geopolitics of the Nile

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References:
[1] https://www.economist.com/middle-east-and-africa/2011/04/20/a-dam-nuisance
[2] https://www.economist.com/node/21688360/print
[3] https://www.economist.com/leaders/2020/07/02/egypt-ethiopia-and-sudan-must-learn-how-to-share-the-nile-river
[4] https://www.egypttoday.com/Article/1/90344/Sudan-urges-reaching-agreement-guaranteeing-safety-of-Roseires-Dam
[5] https://www.economist.com/middle-east-and-africa/2020/07/02/the-bitter-dispute-over-africas-largest-dam
[6] https://www.bbc.com/news/world-africa-54531747
[7] https://www.ifpri.org/blog/whats-future-food-subsidies-egypt
[8] https://data.worldbank.org/indicator/NY.GDP.MKTP.KD.ZG?locations=ET
[9] https://www.worldfinance.com/infrastructure-investment/ethiopias-remarkable-economic-ascent
[10] http://www.iwtc.info/2007_pdf/2-5.pdf
[11] https://www.washingtonpost.com/world/middle_east/ethiopias-leader-hails-1st-filling-of-massive-disputed-dam/2020/07/22/b3bd4e1e-cc0f-11ea-99b0-8426e26d203b_story.html#comments-wrapper
[12] https://www.hidasse.gov.et/web/guest/about-the-dam
[13] https://egyptindependent.com/sudan-announces-sudden-decline-of-nile-waters-despite-ethiopias-denial-of-dam-filling/
[14] https://foreignpolicy.com/2020/09/28/renaissance-dam-ethiopia-egypt-negotiations/
[15] https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/List_of_largest_hydroelectric_power_stations
[16] https://data.worldbank.org/indicator/EG.USE.ELEC.KH.PC?locations=ET
[17] https://web.archive.org/web/20170824011833/http://www.ethpress.gov.et/herald/index.php/technology/item/8498-purpose-driven-commitment-from-every-corner-to-realize-ethiopian-renaissance
[18] https://spectrum.ieee.org/energy/policy/the-grand-ethiopian-renaissance-dam-gets-set-to-open
[19] https://www.press.et/english/?p=20760#
[20] https://www.cnn.com/2015/03/06/africa/grand-reneissance-dam-ethiopia/index.html

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