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The curse of the Nile

Guardian: The curse of the Nile The great river is creating tension between Ethiopia and Egypt, which is blocking changes to quotas. Don't rule out a water war With the world's attention distracted by the latest WikiLeaks revelations, Ethiopia's prime minister Meles Zenawi did not need a whistleblower to cause his country diplomatic embarrassment: he proved more than capable of doing that all by himself. Zenawi accused Egypt of backing anti-government rebels in his country and warned that Egypt would...