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Egypt: US Africa Renaissance Dam statement includes final deal elements

CAIRO, The American administration statement on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam issue among Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan included elements, which will feature in the final deal on the issue, said Egypt Thursday.

A statement by the Foreign Ministry indicated that Washington focused on basic principles in which the dam will operate during any circumstances and situations.

The statement included a tri-ministerial meeting to be held among Egyptian, Ethiopian and Sudanese officials on January 28-29 in Washington to reach a comprehensive agreement that would benefit all involved parties. The meeting will include the US and World Bank.

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry affirmed, in a statement, his willingness to continue talks to resolve the issue in a just manner, thanking the US for its participation in bringing close the views of parties involved.

Source: Kuwait News Agency