Egypt's President Abdel-Fattah al-Sisi listens at the opening ceremony of the African Union summit in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia Sunday, Jan. 28, 2018. (AP Photo/Mulugeta Ayene)
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The leaders of Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan Monday set a one-month deadline for laying out the ways to break a deadlock in talks over a megadam Addis Ababa is building along its share of the Nile, an official said.Egypt and Ethiopia are at loggerheads over the construction of the Grand Renaissance Dam, a $4 billion hydroelectric project that Cairo fears will reduce waters that run to its fields and reservoirs from Ethiopia's highlands and via Sudan.Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia have agreed to finish the initial technical study within one month, the Egyptian state news agency said, citing the foreign minister.
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