Trump says Egypt may 'blow up' Ethiopia dam

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Published on October 24, 2020 - Duration: 02:42s

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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