Egypt Institute Journal (Vol. 6- Issue 24) / studies

Impact of Ethiopian Renaissance Dam on Egypt’s National Security

October 2021

October 2021

Lebanese university professor, writer and researcher in international politics


The study highlights the importance of the Nile River for the Egyptian national security and the role of regional and international countries in fueling the dispute between the Nile Basin countries, particularly Israel. It also suggests why the United States stands by Ethiopia in this conflict, and addresses the role entrusted to the UN Security Council in bringing the views of the conflicting countries closer, in addition to discussing Egypt’s military options in undermining this dangerous project.

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