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Sudan rules out armed action over Ethiopia's Nile dam
Doha, April 8, 2021 (AFP) - Sudanese Foreign Minister Mariam al-Sadiq al-Mahdi ruled out military action to stop Ethiopia filling its controversial Blue Nile mega dam, during a visit to Qatar Thursday.
Downstream neighbours Egypt and Sudan view the dam as a threat because of their dependence on Nile waters, while Ethiopia considers it essential for its electrification and development.
"There is no room to talk about the military option. ...