Egyptian Foreign Affairs Spokesman: Egypt continues to negotiate in good faith to reach an agreement on the Renaissance Dam

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Counselor Ahmed Hafez, a spokesman for the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, said that the contacts made by Minister Sameh Shoukry with the Congress are part of the continuous communication with decision makers in America regarding the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam crisis and in the framework of cooperation with countries.

Hafez continued, during a phone call to a program that takes place in Egypt, the presentation of Sharif Amer, that the letters of President Abdel Fattah El-Sisi aim to reassure the Egyptian people from the justice of the case, indicating that he expects to reach a fair agreement that guarantees the rights of the three countries in the file of the Renaissance Dam.
Throughout the last days, Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry has continued, through a number of telephone contacts, with several members of the US Congress in both the House and Senate and the Republican and Democratic parties, in the context of continuous communication with the American side at all levels of decision-making and impact.
The spokesperson for the Ministry stated that the contacts included both Republican Senator "Lindsey Graham", Chairman of the Judicial Committee and Chairman of the Subcommittee on Foreign Operations Approvals, and Republican Senator "James Rich", Chairman of the Senate Foreign Relations Committee, as well as Democratic Representative "Ted Deutsche". , Chairman of the Subcommittee on the Middle East and North Africa and International Terrorism, and Democratic Representative "Karen Pass", Chair of the Subcommittee for Africa of the Foreign Affairs Committee and Chair of the Assembly of Representatives of African Descent, and Representative "Michael McCall"The leader of the Republican minority in the Foreign Affairs Committee in the House of Representatives, where the overall talks witnessed discussions on aspects of strategic relations that bring the two countries together in various political, economic and security areas, and convergence of the interests of the two countries on many bilateral and regional issues, as well as ways for Congress to support the important strategic partnership that brings together Egypt and the states United.