Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan to meet for Nile dam talks

Dispute threatens to undermine unity at the African Union's annual gathering in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia's capital.

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    The leaders of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan will meet on Monday in a bid to break a deadlock in negotiations over a hydroelectric dam Addis Ababa is building along its share of the Nile river.

    The dispute threatens to undermine unity at the African Union's annual gathering in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia's capital.

    Al Jazeera's Hashem Ahelbarra reports from Addis Ababa.


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