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Egypt concerns rise over Ethiopian dam

Tensions escalate after Ethiopia announces plan to divert Nile River's flow for hydro-electricity project.

Last Modified: 12 Jun 2013 04:04
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Egypt's president has voiced increased concerns in an escalating Nile River dispute with Ethiopia.

Tensions have been rising since Ethiopia announced plans to divert water for a hydro-electricity project.

Al Jazeera's Nicole Johnston reports from Cairo.

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