Trump and Africa: How Ethiopia was 'betrayed' over Nile dam

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The US president has sided with Egypt in the escalating dispute over a mega dam, analysts say.
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Published on October 24, 2020 -  02:42
Trump says Egypt may 'blow up' Ethiopia dam
While Trump's comments may have offended Ethiopia and pleased Egypt, few appear to be taking a threat of conflict or military action seriously.

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