ethiopia Geopolitical Analysis

Geopolitical Imperatives of Ethiopia’s Quest for Red Sea Access: A Historical and Strategic Analysis

Abstract: This academic paper delves into the multifaceted dimensions of Ethiopia’s pursuit of access to the Red Sea, as articulated by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. The text, which emerged from a televised speech, outlines Ethiopia’s historical, geographical, demographic, and strategic imperatives for seeking access to the Red Sea. By drawing upon a historical perspective and…

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Renaissance Dam (GERD)

Update on Ethiopia’s GERD: A Glimpse into the Current Scenario

September 20, 2023 The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), an imposing hydroelectric structure on the Blue Nile River, has reached its fourth and final filling, announced by Ethiopia. This milestone emerges amidst prolonged disagreements over water allocation with downstream nations, Egypt and Sudan. Both countries voice apprehensions about potential reductions in their Nile water allocations…

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