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Sudan, Ethiopia agree to joint military force to protect dam

Tuesday May 1st, 2018

Sudan and Ethiopia have agreed to setup joint forces which will protect Addis Ababa’s Grand Renaissance Dam.

The Chiefs of Staff of both countries, Kamal Abdul-Marouf Al-Mahi and Samora Yunus met last week to discuss the defense protocol signed between the two countries and a number of issues of common concern.



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