Dina Mufti

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Dina Mufti stated : "Dialogue and cooperation are the only options to address the existing difference over the mega dam," External link

allafrica Monday, June 21, 2021 3:06:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti contends : “We hope there won’t be a famine of that scale. Some are comparing it with the 84/85 famine in Ethiopia. This is not going to happen because the effort underway doesn’t indicate that,” External link

EthiopianReporter Saturday, June 12, 2021 11:06:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti contends : “We hope there won’t be a famine of that scale. Some are comparing it with the 84/85 famine in Ethiopia. This is not going to happen because the effort underway doesn’t indicate that,” External link

thereporterethiopia Saturday, June 12, 2021 10:33:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti noted : “some are even comparing the situation to the 1980s famine in Ethiopia. That is not going to happen because the efforts underway don’t lead to that” External link

newbusinessethiopia Thursday, June 10, 2021 6:55:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti remarked : “So what the people of Tigray need now is material and financial support, The meeting also discussed the possibilities of opening Shire and Humera Airports, including the modalities required to extend visas granted to aid agencies” External link

FanaBroadcasting Thursday, June 10, 2021 3:21:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “It is a personal feeling and opinion; beyond that, those individuals and regional officials have little role in Ethiopia’s foreign relations” External link

EthiopianReporter Saturday, June 5, 2021 10:03:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “It is a personal feeling and opinion; beyond that, those individuals and regional officials have little role in Ethiopia’s foreign relations” External link

thereporterethiopia Saturday, June 5, 2021 9:22:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti affirme : "La situation humanitaire est fondamentalement l'affaire de l'Éthiopie. C'est l'Éthiopie qui doit s'occuper de ses affaires intérieures et ce qu'on attend des autres, c'est qu'ils soutiennent l'Éthiopie afin qu'elle puisse faire face à la situation" External link

AfricaNews-French Wednesday, June 2, 2021 8:17:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti says : "sanctions are not necessary for the US to send its message across the country" External link

AfricaNews-English Wednesday, June 2, 2021 8:01:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "The humanitarian situation is fundamentally Ethiopia's concern," "It is Ethiopia that has to deal with its internal affairs and what is expected of others is actually to support Ethiopia so as to strongly deal with the situation" External link

AfricaNews-English Wednesday, June 2, 2021 8:01:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "Although we have the desire to consult and to work with partners, the interference in the internal affairs of Ethiopia and subversive activities of some of those known as partners are worrying," External link

BBCMonitoring Tuesday, May 18, 2021 2:00:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "the belligerent act of the Sudanese troops compromised the wellbeing of Ethiopians and it is contrary to the fraternal relationship that exists between the people of the two countries...and said Ethiopia is ready to solve the problem amicably" External link

BBCMonitoring Wednesday, May 12, 2021 10:00:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “We’ll see whether we succeed or not,” External link

wsau Saturday, May 8, 2021 8:54:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "We'll see whether we succeed or not," External link

trust2 Saturday, May 8, 2021 7:50:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti indicated : “Although Ethiopia insists on African Solution to African Problems, Sudan and Egypt are working to internationalize the issue” External link

FanaBroadcasting Saturday, May 8, 2021 4:55:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti told : “Firstly, they said they will come with V-SAT communication equipment which is out of Ethiopia’s Communication technology system,” External link

wsau Tuesday, May 4, 2021 3:17:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "Firstly, they said they will come with V-SAT communication equipment which is out of Ethiopia's Communication technology system," External link

reuters-en Tuesday, May 4, 2021 2:31:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "Firstly, they said they will come with V-SAT communication equipment which is out of Ethiopia's Communication technology system," External link

trust Tuesday, May 4, 2021 2:21:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "Firstly, they said they will come with V-SAT communication equipment which is out of Ethiopia's Communication technology system," External link

trust2 Tuesday, May 4, 2021 2:11:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti added ( about Renaissance ) : "The threats made by downstream countries regarding the Renaissance Dam are useless," External link

middleeastmonitor Wednesday, April 28, 2021 6:33:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "It won't be wise to respond to every threat coming from Sudan. Threats coming from the downstream countries have never been new. They threatened to even bomb the dam in the past" External link

haberler-en Tuesday, April 27, 2021 7:30:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “there is nothing that Ethiopia fears about a quartet negotiation,” External link

thereporterethiopia Saturday, April 24, 2021 9:51:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The Sudanese government’s claim was the issue related to the dam's safety,” External link

thereporterethiopia Saturday, April 24, 2021 9:51:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “there is nothing that Ethiopia fears about a quartet negotiation,” External link

EthiopianReporter Saturday, April 24, 2021 9:49:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The Sudanese government’s claim was the issue related to the dam's safety,” External link

EthiopianReporter Saturday, April 24, 2021 9:49:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “Sudan has no plausible issue left, but only furthering a third-party agenda,” External link

aa-en Wednesday, April 21, 2021 3:30:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "make it seem that there was an active military engagement at the border areas. There is no active military engagement at present between Ethiopia and Sudan. But Sudanese forces remained in occupation of Ethiopian territories they captured by force for months now," “Of the released, 59 are farmers taken by Sudanese forces from the border areas and only two are members of the local militia,” External link

aa-en Wednesday, April 21, 2021 3:30:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “Sudan has no plausible issue left, but only furthering a third-party agenda,” External link

yenisafak-en Wednesday, April 21, 2021 3:26:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "make it seem that there was an active military engagement at the border areas. There is no active military engagement at present between Ethiopia and Sudan. But Sudanese forces remained in occupation of Ethiopian territories they captured by force for months now," “Of the released, 59 are farmers taken by Sudanese forces from the border areas and only two are members of the local militia,” External link

yenisafak-en Wednesday, April 21, 2021 3:26:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Sudan has no plausible issue left, but only furthering a third-party agenda," External link

haberler-en Wednesday, April 21, 2021 3:04:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "make it seem that there was an active military engagement at the border areas. There is no active military engagement at present between Ethiopia and Sudan. But Sudanese forces remained in occupation of Ethiopian territories they captured by force for months now," "Of the released, 59 are farmers taken by Sudanese forces from the border areas and only two are members of the local militia," External link

haberler-en Wednesday, April 21, 2021 3:04:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti explique : «La question de l'eau ne peut pas être résolue par la guerre, a déclaré Dina Mufti, porte-parole du ministère éthiopien des Affaires étrangères, parlant du barrage de la Renaissance construit sur le Nil bleu. Nous devons résoudre ce problème de manière moderne, par la discussion et de manière diplomatique, et c'est une manière de penser très réfléchie et utile. Nous espérons que les Egyptiens et les dirigeants égyptiens ne commettront pas ce genre d'erreur» External link

lesoirdalgerie Monday, April 19, 2021 3:30:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “After Egypt handed over the chairmanship to South Africa and subsequently under the Chairmanship of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, they are still insisting to involve external actors to derail the negotiation process,” External link

thereporterethiopia Saturday, April 17, 2021 9:58:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “After the Kinshasa negotiation, Egypt has written a letter to the Security Council and this shows their clear intention to derail the negotiation process from the beginning,” External link

thereporterethiopia Saturday, April 17, 2021 9:58:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “After Egypt handed over the chairmanship to South Africa and subsequently under the Chairmanship of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, they are still insisting to involve external actors to derail the negotiation process,” External link

EthiopianReporter Saturday, April 17, 2021 9:35:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “After the Kinshasa negotiation, Egypt has written a letter to the Security Council and this shows their clear intention to derail the negotiation process from the beginning,” External link

EthiopianReporter Saturday, April 17, 2021 9:35:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti déclaré : "En outre, le consulat éthiopien à Chongqing a également présenté au public chinois les produits de café éthiopiens et les processus de fabrication du café éthiopien dans le cadre de l'initiative de diplomatie économique de l'Ethiopie" External link

french-news Saturday, April 17, 2021 2:27:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti déclaré : "En outre, le consulat éthiopien à Chongqing a également présenté au public chinois les produits de café éthiopiens et les processus de fabrication du café éthiopien dans le cadre de l'initiative de diplomatie économique de l'Ethiopie" External link

french.china.org.cn Friday, April 16, 2021 9:39:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti added : "Egypt did not leave any stone unturned in its bid to take the matter to countries and institutions that it deems friendly to it; it did so during its AU chairmanship [2019] through to DRC's" External link

middleeastmonitor Friday, April 16, 2021 5:19:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said ( about Saudi ) : "The Ethiopia Ministry of Foreign Affairs has in recent days helped return home 1,348 nationals from the Saudi capital, Riyadh as well as 904 nationals from another Saudi city, Jeddah," "In addition, as part of our citizens-based diplomacy, we've been able in recent days to return home 92 Ethiopian nationals who were stranded in war torn Yemen" External link

ahram-EN Friday, April 16, 2021 2:32:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti précisé : "Ces derniers jours, le ministère éthiopien des Affaires étrangères a aidé 1.348 ressortissants à rentrer chez eux depuis la capitale saoudienne, Riyad, ainsi que 904 autres ressortissants depuis une autre ville saoudienne, Jeddah" External link

french.china.org.cn Friday, April 16, 2021 1:21:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti added : "Egypt did not leave any stone unturned in its bid to take the matter to countries and institutions that it deems friendly to it; it did so during its AU chairmanship [2019] through to DRC's" External link

haberler-en Thursday, April 15, 2021 6:41:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "in the process of the law enforcement operation in Tigray, it is not an appropriate direction for them [the U.S.] to take when considering a local militia [Amhara militia] as a foreign force," "Domestic matters are Ethiopian matters and sovereignty matters," External link

allafrica Tuesday, March 23, 2021 1:30:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "As a sovereign country, you can invite Eritrea, Somalia, and Sudan. But what we are saying is that there is no situation where the Eritrean government, the Eritrean troops, are officially invited," External link

allafrica Tuesday, March 23, 2021 12:55:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Because the border is long and porous, they (Eritrean soldiers) could be seen at the border area. They could enter here (Ethiopia) during the chaos," External link

allafrica Tuesday, March 23, 2021 12:55:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said ( about Renaissance ) : "The tripartite talks between Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam should be concluded between the three countries themselves, not through mediators," "We have great respect for the African Union. Ethiopia is committed to solving Africa's problems by Africa" External link

allafrica Tuesday, March 23, 2021 12:55:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “in the process of the law enforcement operation in Tigray, it is not an appropriate direction for them [the U.S.] to take when considering a local militia [Amhara militia] as a foreign force,” “Domestic matters are Ethiopian matters and sovereignty matters,” External link

voanews Monday, March 22, 2021 3:46:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "As a sovereign country, you can invite Eritrea, Somalia, and Sudan. But what we are saying is that there is no situation where the Eritrean government, the Eritrean troops, are officially invited," External link

dw-en Friday, March 19, 2021 3:19:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "As a sovereign country, you can invite Eritrea, Somalia, and Sudan. But what we are saying is that there is no situation where the Eritrean government, the Eritrean troops, are officially invited," External link

deutschewelle-en Friday, March 19, 2021 2:56:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti added : “We have good relations with the United Nations, the European Union, the African Union and the United States, but our principle remains that the African Union plays its role,” External link

egyptindependent Wednesday, March 17, 2021 3:55:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said ( about Renaissance ) : “The tripartite talks between Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam should be concluded between the three countries themselves, not through mediators,” External link

yenisafak-en Wednesday, March 17, 2021 9:56:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Regarding the GERD the two have discussed that the tripartite need to resume dialogue to reach amicable solutions," External link

sudantribune Wednesday, March 17, 2021 9:26:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said ( about Renaissance ) : “The tripartite talks between Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam should be concluded between the three countries themselves, not through mediators,” External link

aa-en Wednesday, March 17, 2021 4:59:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “We have a big respect to the Africa Union and its role to solve the problems of Africa” External link

ahram-EN Tuesday, March 16, 2021 8:28:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The tripartite talks between Ethiopia, Sudan, and Egypt will end by the three countries and not the mediators,” External link

ahram-EN Tuesday, March 16, 2021 8:28:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “We have a big respect to the Africa Union and its role to solve the problems of Africa” External link

ahram-EN Tuesday, March 16, 2021 6:23:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The tripartite talks between Ethiopia, Sudan, and Egypt will end by the three countries and not the mediators,” External link

ahram-EN Tuesday, March 16, 2021 6:23:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Ethiopia has not ignored the border issue with Sudan. It is carrying out diplomatic works quietly," External link

BBCMonitoring Tuesday, March 16, 2021 6:04:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "The GERD issue can be solved under the auspices of the ongoing African Union-led negotiation which does not necessitate the involvement of a different party over the issue as a mediator," External link

allafrica Saturday, March 13, 2021 3:33:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said ( about Renaissance ) : "The issue of the Renaissance Dam can be resolved under the auspices of the ongoing negotiations led by the African Union, which do not require another party to interfere as a mediator" External link

middleeastmonitor Wednesday, March 10, 2021 5:35:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti noted : “We would like to impress on the donor agencies to increase their relief supplies because the need is very high,” External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, March 9, 2021 6:00:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti pointed out : “Whoever violates human rights will be investigated by the pertinent and independent authorities. The government is committed to take measures,” External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, March 9, 2021 6:00:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The GERD issue can be solved under the auspices of the ongoing African Union-led negotiation, which does not necessitate the involvement of a different party over the issue as a mediator,” External link

egyptindependent Tuesday, March 9, 2021 4:59:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The Ethiopian side has made it clear that the Nile basin is a shared water resource and all downstream and upstream countries will benefit from negotiations,” “Ethiopia has the natural and legal right to utilize its water resources fairly and equitably without causing significant harm to downstream countries. The tendency to stick to the status quo of colonial era agreements under the name of reaching binding agreements is not acceptable,” External link

egyptindependent Tuesday, March 9, 2021 4:59:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The GERD issue can be solved under the auspices of the ongoing African Union-led negotiation which does not necessitate the involvement of a different party over the issue as a mediator,” External link

AddisStandard Tuesday, March 9, 2021 2:26:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “As a sovereign nation, we can invite Somalia, Sudan or Eritrea,” External link

EthiopianReporter Saturday, March 6, 2021 9:52:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “As a sovereign nation, we can invite Somalia, Sudan or Eritrea,” External link

thereporterethiopia Saturday, March 6, 2021 9:18:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti noted : "Our position has always been to continue negotiations with the AU mediation," External link

middleeastmonitor Thursday, March 4, 2021 6:38:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Regarding Eritrea, as a sovereign government, the Ethiopian government could invite them [Eritrean forces], but we are saying it has not invited them. It can invite them. As a sovereign government, you can invite Eritrea, Somalia or Sudan. However, we are saying Eritrean forces have not been officially invited," External link

BBCMonitoring Thursday, March 4, 2021 10:03:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti added : "the portrayals of some parties as if Ethiopia has postponed the on-going negotiation is also unfounded," External link

ahram-EN Wednesday, March 3, 2021 7:49:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “Our position on the border crisis with Sudan is clear and has not changed,” External link

albawaba-en Wednesday, February 24, 2021 1:41:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "The countries have been on the right track in establishing relevant joint committees/commissions. However, there is no reason for Sudan to violate the status quo at this time" External link

allafrica Thursday, February 18, 2021 3:09:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti added : "So far, 80% of the region has been covered. The rest is eventually opening, and Ethiopia mobilizes its aid to that area too," External link

yenisafak-en Wednesday, February 17, 2021 11:23:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti added : "So far, 80% of the region has been covered. The rest is eventually opening, and Ethiopia mobilizes its aid to that area too," External link

aa-en Tuesday, February 16, 2021 10:28:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “There has never been a need from the Ethiopian side to request a third-party involvement in the matter,” External link

voanews Thursday, February 4, 2021 9:37:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "We have seen reports about Eritrean troops that have crossed into Ethiopia," "We are also witnessing similar reports about Somali soldiers participating in the same campaign. Both of these claims are false and unfounded" External link

allafrica Monday, February 1, 2021 3:52:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Ethiopia has never invited any of the neighbouring countries or others to be part of this conflict. This is an internal matter; the Ethiopian army has done it by itself," External link

ahram-EN Saturday, January 30, 2021 2:08:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “Ethiopia is committed to a peaceful resolution of the border differences with Sudan,” External link

aljazeera-en Thursday, January 28, 2021 3:19:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “We will cross that river when we come to it” External link

aljazeera-en Thursday, January 28, 2021 3:19:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “Ethiopia has never invited any of the neighboring countries or others to be part of this conflict. This is an internal matter; the Ethiopian army has done it by itself,” External link

kuwaittimes Wednesday, January 27, 2021 7:00:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Ethiopia has never invited any of the neighbouring countries or others to be part of this conflict. This is an internal matter; the Ethiopian army has done it by itself," External link

modernghana Wednesday, January 27, 2021 1:57:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “Ethiopia has never invited any of the neighbouring countries or others to be part of this conflict. This is an internal matter; the Ethiopian army has done it by itself,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, January 27, 2021 12:07:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Ethiopia has never invited any of the neighbouring countries or others to be part of this conflict. This is an internal matter; the Ethiopian army has done it by itself," External link

digitaljournal Wednesday, January 27, 2021 6:05:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Ethiopia has never invited any of the neighbouring countries or others to be part of this conflict. This is an internal matter; the Ethiopian army has done it by itself," External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, January 27, 2021 5:37:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Ethiopia has never invited any of the neighbouring countries or others to be part of this conflict. This is an internal matter; the Ethiopian army has done it by itself," External link

afp-en Wednesday, January 27, 2021 5:19:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “We will cross that river when we come to it” External link

yenisafak-en Tuesday, January 26, 2021 4:29:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "We will cross that river when we come to it" External link

haberler-en Tuesday, January 26, 2021 3:32:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "We have heard that some countries have expressed readiness to mediate between Sudan and Ethiopia on the border issues," External link

sudantribune Thursday, January 21, 2021 11:28:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti added : “It should be clear that our government is responsible and sensitive to the sovereignty of the country and could not agree, by any means, to let a third party occupy Ethiopian lands.” “We have heard that some countries have expressed readiness to mediate between Sudan and Ethiopia on the border issues. Ethiopia appreciates such initiatives but it has never closed the opportunity to resolve the matter through a bilateral dialogue with Sudan” External link

FanaBroadcasting Wednesday, January 20, 2021 8:48:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti stated : “Magnanimity pays off in a diplomatic endeavor. But patience has its limits. There is nothing that does not have a limit. However, we should not create conducive situation for forces that want us to enter into a conflict spiral and distract us from focusing on finishing the GERD and other development endeavors,” External link

thereporterethiopia Wednesday, January 20, 2021 2:13:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti stated : “In the world of diplomacy, you don’t immediately hit back on someone that punches your nose. Another time, you could chop their heads off” External link

thereporterethiopia Wednesday, January 20, 2021 2:13:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti stated : “Magnanimity pays off in a diplomatic endeavor. But patience has its limits. There is nothing that does not have a limit. However, we should not create conducive situation for forces that want us to enter into a conflict spiral and distract us from focusing on finishing the GERD and other development endeavors,” External link

EthiopianReporter Saturday, January 16, 2021 11:39:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti stated : “In the world of diplomacy, you don’t immediately hit back on someone that punches your nose. Another time, you could chop their heads off” External link

EthiopianReporter Saturday, January 16, 2021 11:39:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “You do not immediately punch someone's nose who punched you the same, but you may cut his head another time,” External link

eagletribune Thursday, January 14, 2021 12:25:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “You do not immediately punch someone's nose who punched you the same, but you may cut his head another time,” External link

beaumontenterprise Wednesday, January 13, 2021 11:46:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The Sudanese side seems to be pushing in so as to inflame the situation on the ground,” External link

theafricareport Wednesday, January 13, 2021 9:19:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : ``You do not immediately punch someone's nose who punched you the same, but you may cut his head another time,'' External link

ahram-EN Wednesday, January 13, 2021 7:57:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "You do not immediately punch someone's nose who punched you the same, but you may cut his head another time," External link

startribune Wednesday, January 13, 2021 6:13:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "The current situation is the Sudanese force at the border is boosting its position and moving forward... into Ethiopia's hinterland," External link

ahram-EN Wednesday, January 13, 2021 2:58:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The Sudanese side seems to be pushing in so as to inflame the situation on the ground,” “Is Ethiopia going to start a war? Well, we are saying let’s work on diplomacy” External link

PressTVEnglish Wednesday, January 13, 2021 10:26:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The Sudanese side seems to be pushing in so as to inflame the situation on the ground,” “Is Ethiopia going to start a war? Well, we are saying let’s work on diplomacy” External link

presstv Wednesday, January 13, 2021 10:16:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "The current situation is the Sudanese force at the border is boosting its position and moving forward... into Ethiopia's hinterland," External link

jordantimes Wednesday, January 13, 2021 2:29:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Ethiopia has been working patiently to resolve the issue peacefully and through dialogue, realizing that war will not be an option for the problem," External link

haberler-en Tuesday, January 12, 2021 5:53:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "The current situation is the Sudanese force at the border is boosting its position and moving forward... into Ethiopia's hinterland," External link

afp-en Tuesday, January 12, 2021 4:39:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "If Sudan does not stop expanding into Ethiopian territories, Ethiopia will be forced to launch a counter-offensive" External link

middleeastmonitor Thursday, December 31, 2020 11:45:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "If Sudan does not stop expanding into Ethiopian territories, Ethiopia will be forced to launch a counter-offensive" External link

aa-en Thursday, December 31, 2020 7:55:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "If Sudan does not stop expanding into Ethiopian territories, Ethiopia will be forced to launch a counter-offensive" External link

haberler-en Thursday, December 31, 2020 7:04:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "The message to all who want to hear is that Ethiopia's sovereignty, unity and territorial integrity must not be violated. Respecting Ethiopia's sovereignty, unity and territorial integrity is helpful to Sudan as well. This is the only way that secures the interests of both countries. Any act other means will never be tolerated," External link

BBCMonitoring Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:00:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "no, there is no need for discussions. What is needed is to pass the [aforementioned] message. The message is also an advice and a warning. You say that this is our position. You also do it practically" External link

BBCMonitoring Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:00:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "If Sudan does not stop expanding into Ethiopian territories, Ethiopia will be forced to launch a counter-offensive," External link

sudantribune Wednesday, December 30, 2020 11:26:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti déclaré : "Nous avons facilité le retour chez eux de 286 Ethiopiens depuis l'Arabie saoudite et de 42 autres ressortissants depuis le Liban" External link

french-news Wednesday, December 30, 2020 2:19:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Ethiopia has always been keen on the stability of its neighbourhoods to the same extent that it is keen on the stability and security of its people," External link

ahram-EN Tuesday, December 29, 2020 11:30:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti déclaré : "Nous avons facilité le retour chez eux de 286 Ethiopiens depuis l'Arabie saoudite et de 42 autres ressortissants depuis le Liban" External link

french.china.org.cn Tuesday, December 29, 2020 10:30:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said ( about Saudi ) : "We have facilitated the return home of 286 citizens from Saudi Arabia and 42 citizens from Lebanon," External link

sinacom-en Tuesday, December 29, 2020 8:55:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said ( about Saudi ) : "We have facilitated the return home of 286 citizens from Saudi Arabia and 42 citizens from Lebanon," External link

xinhuanet_en Tuesday, December 29, 2020 7:53:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti indiqué ( about Sahle Work Zewde ) : "Mme Zewde a abordé l'état actuel des relations bilatérales historiques avec le nouvel ambassadeur de Chine en Ethiopie, notamment dans le domaine des activités économiques" External link

french.china.org.cn Wednesday, December 23, 2020 8:10:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "We aren't a signatory to that agreement," "And Ethiopia is entitled to the use of resources considering that Abbay is the largest contributor to the Nile" External link

allafrica Tuesday, November 3, 2020 3:08:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “We believe as much as Egypt is entitled to use the Nile River, Ethiopia is also entitled … We are not against Egyptians or Sudanese’s rights to utilize the river. We are for using the resource fairly. We are bitter when Egypt comes outs and claims a monopoly” External link

middleeastmonitor Wednesday, August 12, 2020 4:30:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said ( about Nile Basin ) : “Water sharing is not limited to the three countries, there are Nile Basin countries that you must be involved with,” External link

arabnews Monday, August 10, 2020 3:12:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "The Ethiopian government undertook rigorous discussions with its Djiboutian counterpart prior to deciding to re-open air and land transportation routes," External link

newtimes-RW Sunday, August 9, 2020 9:10:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "The decision to resume land and air transportation services with other neighboring countries will depend on the extent of severity of the COVID-19 pandemic and the mutual desire of respective countries," External link

newtimes-RW Sunday, August 9, 2020 9:10:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “US pressure on Ethiopia in the GERD tripartite talks negatively impacts the bilateral relations between the two countries,” External link

ahram-EN Saturday, August 8, 2020 6:54:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti déclaré : "Le gouvernement éthiopien a mené des discussions rigoureuses avec son homologue djiboutien avant de se décider à rouvrir les voies de transport aérien et terrestre" External link

french.china.org.cn Friday, August 7, 2020 5:52:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti déclaré : "Le gouvernement éthiopien a mené des discussions rigoureuses avec son homologue djiboutien avant de se décider à rouvrir les voies de transport aérien et terrestre" External link

french-news Friday, August 7, 2020 5:16:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "The Ethiopian government undertook rigorous discussions with its Djiboutian counterpart prior to deciding to re-open air and land transportation routes," External link

xinhuanet_en Friday, August 7, 2020 4:48:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "The decision to resume land and air transportation services with other neighboring countries will depend on the extent of severity of the COVID-19 pandemic and the mutual desire of respective countries," External link

xinhuanet_en Friday, August 7, 2020 4:48:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The Ethiopian government does not look for a binding agreement concerning the current talks about GERD, only a guidelines agreement which can be revised at any time,” External link

ahram-EN Monday, July 27, 2020 4:22:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “We are not looking for what they call a binding agreement, we are looking for a kind of an agreement that we can review whenever the need arises,” External link

egyptindependent Saturday, July 25, 2020 3:17:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “My understanding of his statement is that they have not closed the outlets,” External link

standardmedia Friday, July 17, 2020 10:13:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "My understanding of his statement is that they have not closed the outlets," External link

reuters-en Thursday, July 16, 2020 10:18:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “My understanding of his statement is that they have not closed the outlets,” External link

dailymaverick Wednesday, July 15, 2020 11:41:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “My understanding of his statement is that they have not closed the outlets,” External link

businessday Wednesday, July 15, 2020 11:12:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "We know the impact it has on business, the government is fully aware of it," External link

haberler-en Thursday, July 9, 2020 2:33:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "The main factors behind the protests are issues of governance, border issues and corruption, which have been compounded by youth unemployment," External link

allafrica Saturday, October 29, 2016 4:49:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "The main factors behind the protests are issues of governance, border issues and corruption, which have been compounded by youth unemployment," External link

allafrica Wednesday, October 26, 2016 5:00:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "The main factors behind the protests are issues of governance, border issues and corruption, which have been compounded by youth unemployment," External link

allafrica Monday, October 24, 2016 11:03:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “We have put in place attractive investment opportunities and incentives including recent concluded bilateral investment and double taxation avoidance agreements with major countries in order to give the appropriate guarantees that meet international standards to our foreign investors… membership in ATI is an additional support and protection to the stakeholders involved in our economic growth,” External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, October 20, 2016 1:07:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “We have put in place attractive investment opportunities and incentives including recent concluded bilateral investment and double taxation avoidance agreements with major countries in order to give the appropriate guarantees that meet international standards to our foreign investors… membership in ATI is an additional support and protection to the stakeholders involved in our economic growth,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, October 20, 2016 1:00:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti added : "reiterates in the strongest possible terms that it will not accept any proposal, from Egypt , to halt or delay the construction of the GRD," External link

4-traders Saturday, September 17, 2016 8:35:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
ambassador12.84%EN10/20/201620/10/2016
ethiopian foreign ministry spokesperson0.99%EN09/17/201617/09/2016
spokesperson1.48%EN02/26/201426/02/2014
spokesman19.01%EN02/18/201418/02/2014
foreign ministry spokesman5.93%EN02/10/201410/02/2014
spokesman for ethiopia13.83%EN01/19/201419/01/2014
porte-parole du ministère éthiopien des affaires étrangères21.48%FR01/05/201405/01/2014
porte-parole9.63%FR01/04/201404/01/2014
ethiopian foreign ministry spokesman1.73%EN01/04/201404/01/2014
porte-parole des affaires étrangères éthiopiennes9.14%FR12/29/201329/12/2013
foreign affairs spokesperson0.74%EN12/24/201324/12/2013
porte-parole du ministère des affaires étrangères1.48%FR11/12/201312/11/2013
foreign affairs spokesman0.74%EN10/25/201325/10/2013
ethiopian foreign affairs spokesman0.99%EN01/05/201305/01/2013
Names Lang Count
Dina MuftiEN39.90%
Dina MuftiFR36.50%
Dina MuftiPT12.56%
Dina MuftiSV10.70%
Dina MuftiSA0.17%
Dina MuftiES0.17%


 
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Dina Mufti stated : "Dialogue and cooperation are the only options to address the existing difference over the mega dam," External link

allafrica Monday, June 21, 2021 3:06:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti contends : “We hope there won’t be a famine of that scale. Some are comparing it with the 84/85 famine in Ethiopia. This is not going to happen because the effort underway doesn’t indicate that,” External link

EthiopianReporter Saturday, June 12, 2021 11:06:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti contends : “We hope there won’t be a famine of that scale. Some are comparing it with the 84/85 famine in Ethiopia. This is not going to happen because the effort underway doesn’t indicate that,” External link

thereporterethiopia Saturday, June 12, 2021 10:33:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti noted : “some are even comparing the situation to the 1980s famine in Ethiopia. That is not going to happen because the efforts underway don’t lead to that” External link

newbusinessethiopia Thursday, June 10, 2021 6:55:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti remarked : “So what the people of Tigray need now is material and financial support, The meeting also discussed the possibilities of opening Shire and Humera Airports, including the modalities required to extend visas granted to aid agencies” External link

FanaBroadcasting Thursday, June 10, 2021 3:21:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “It is a personal feeling and opinion; beyond that, those individuals and regional officials have little role in Ethiopia’s foreign relations” External link

EthiopianReporter Saturday, June 5, 2021 10:03:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “It is a personal feeling and opinion; beyond that, those individuals and regional officials have little role in Ethiopia’s foreign relations” External link

thereporterethiopia Saturday, June 5, 2021 9:22:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti affirme : "La situation humanitaire est fondamentalement l'affaire de l'Éthiopie. C'est l'Éthiopie qui doit s'occuper de ses affaires intérieures et ce qu'on attend des autres, c'est qu'ils soutiennent l'Éthiopie afin qu'elle puisse faire face à la situation" External link

AfricaNews-French Wednesday, June 2, 2021 8:17:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti says : "sanctions are not necessary for the US to send its message across the country" External link

AfricaNews-English Wednesday, June 2, 2021 8:01:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "The humanitarian situation is fundamentally Ethiopia's concern," "It is Ethiopia that has to deal with its internal affairs and what is expected of others is actually to support Ethiopia so as to strongly deal with the situation" External link

AfricaNews-English Wednesday, June 2, 2021 8:01:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "Although we have the desire to consult and to work with partners, the interference in the internal affairs of Ethiopia and subversive activities of some of those known as partners are worrying," External link

BBCMonitoring Tuesday, May 18, 2021 2:00:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "the belligerent act of the Sudanese troops compromised the wellbeing of Ethiopians and it is contrary to the fraternal relationship that exists between the people of the two countries...and said Ethiopia is ready to solve the problem amicably" External link

BBCMonitoring Wednesday, May 12, 2021 10:00:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “We’ll see whether we succeed or not,” External link

wsau Saturday, May 8, 2021 8:54:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "We'll see whether we succeed or not," External link

trust2 Saturday, May 8, 2021 7:50:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti indicated : “Although Ethiopia insists on African Solution to African Problems, Sudan and Egypt are working to internationalize the issue” External link

FanaBroadcasting Saturday, May 8, 2021 4:55:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti told : “Firstly, they said they will come with V-SAT communication equipment which is out of Ethiopia’s Communication technology system,” External link

wsau Tuesday, May 4, 2021 3:17:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "Firstly, they said they will come with V-SAT communication equipment which is out of Ethiopia's Communication technology system," External link

reuters-en Tuesday, May 4, 2021 2:31:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "Firstly, they said they will come with V-SAT communication equipment which is out of Ethiopia's Communication technology system," External link

trust Tuesday, May 4, 2021 2:21:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "Firstly, they said they will come with V-SAT communication equipment which is out of Ethiopia's Communication technology system," External link

trust2 Tuesday, May 4, 2021 2:11:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti added ( about Renaissance ) : "The threats made by downstream countries regarding the Renaissance Dam are useless," External link

middleeastmonitor Wednesday, April 28, 2021 6:33:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "It won't be wise to respond to every threat coming from Sudan. Threats coming from the downstream countries have never been new. They threatened to even bomb the dam in the past" External link

haberler-en Tuesday, April 27, 2021 7:30:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “there is nothing that Ethiopia fears about a quartet negotiation,” External link

thereporterethiopia Saturday, April 24, 2021 9:51:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The Sudanese government’s claim was the issue related to the dam's safety,” External link

thereporterethiopia Saturday, April 24, 2021 9:51:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “there is nothing that Ethiopia fears about a quartet negotiation,” External link

EthiopianReporter Saturday, April 24, 2021 9:49:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The Sudanese government’s claim was the issue related to the dam's safety,” External link

EthiopianReporter Saturday, April 24, 2021 9:49:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “Sudan has no plausible issue left, but only furthering a third-party agenda,” External link

aa-en Wednesday, April 21, 2021 3:30:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "make it seem that there was an active military engagement at the border areas. There is no active military engagement at present between Ethiopia and Sudan. But Sudanese forces remained in occupation of Ethiopian territories they captured by force for months now," “Of the released, 59 are farmers taken by Sudanese forces from the border areas and only two are members of the local militia,” External link

aa-en Wednesday, April 21, 2021 3:30:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “Sudan has no plausible issue left, but only furthering a third-party agenda,” External link

yenisafak-en Wednesday, April 21, 2021 3:26:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "make it seem that there was an active military engagement at the border areas. There is no active military engagement at present between Ethiopia and Sudan. But Sudanese forces remained in occupation of Ethiopian territories they captured by force for months now," “Of the released, 59 are farmers taken by Sudanese forces from the border areas and only two are members of the local militia,” External link

yenisafak-en Wednesday, April 21, 2021 3:26:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Sudan has no plausible issue left, but only furthering a third-party agenda," External link

haberler-en Wednesday, April 21, 2021 3:04:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "make it seem that there was an active military engagement at the border areas. There is no active military engagement at present between Ethiopia and Sudan. But Sudanese forces remained in occupation of Ethiopian territories they captured by force for months now," "Of the released, 59 are farmers taken by Sudanese forces from the border areas and only two are members of the local militia," External link

haberler-en Wednesday, April 21, 2021 3:04:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti explique : «La question de l'eau ne peut pas être résolue par la guerre, a déclaré Dina Mufti, porte-parole du ministère éthiopien des Affaires étrangères, parlant du barrage de la Renaissance construit sur le Nil bleu. Nous devons résoudre ce problème de manière moderne, par la discussion et de manière diplomatique, et c'est une manière de penser très réfléchie et utile. Nous espérons que les Egyptiens et les dirigeants égyptiens ne commettront pas ce genre d'erreur» External link

lesoirdalgerie Monday, April 19, 2021 3:30:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “After Egypt handed over the chairmanship to South Africa and subsequently under the Chairmanship of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, they are still insisting to involve external actors to derail the negotiation process,” External link

thereporterethiopia Saturday, April 17, 2021 9:58:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “After the Kinshasa negotiation, Egypt has written a letter to the Security Council and this shows their clear intention to derail the negotiation process from the beginning,” External link

thereporterethiopia Saturday, April 17, 2021 9:58:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “After Egypt handed over the chairmanship to South Africa and subsequently under the Chairmanship of the Democratic Republic of the Congo, they are still insisting to involve external actors to derail the negotiation process,” External link

EthiopianReporter Saturday, April 17, 2021 9:35:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “After the Kinshasa negotiation, Egypt has written a letter to the Security Council and this shows their clear intention to derail the negotiation process from the beginning,” External link

EthiopianReporter Saturday, April 17, 2021 9:35:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti déclaré : "En outre, le consulat éthiopien à Chongqing a également présenté au public chinois les produits de café éthiopiens et les processus de fabrication du café éthiopien dans le cadre de l'initiative de diplomatie économique de l'Ethiopie" External link

french-news Saturday, April 17, 2021 2:27:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti déclaré : "En outre, le consulat éthiopien à Chongqing a également présenté au public chinois les produits de café éthiopiens et les processus de fabrication du café éthiopien dans le cadre de l'initiative de diplomatie économique de l'Ethiopie" External link

french.china.org.cn Friday, April 16, 2021 9:39:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti added : "Egypt did not leave any stone unturned in its bid to take the matter to countries and institutions that it deems friendly to it; it did so during its AU chairmanship [2019] through to DRC's" External link

middleeastmonitor Friday, April 16, 2021 5:19:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said ( about Saudi ) : "The Ethiopia Ministry of Foreign Affairs has in recent days helped return home 1,348 nationals from the Saudi capital, Riyadh as well as 904 nationals from another Saudi city, Jeddah," "In addition, as part of our citizens-based diplomacy, we've been able in recent days to return home 92 Ethiopian nationals who were stranded in war torn Yemen" External link

ahram-EN Friday, April 16, 2021 2:32:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti précisé : "Ces derniers jours, le ministère éthiopien des Affaires étrangères a aidé 1.348 ressortissants à rentrer chez eux depuis la capitale saoudienne, Riyad, ainsi que 904 autres ressortissants depuis une autre ville saoudienne, Jeddah" External link

french.china.org.cn Friday, April 16, 2021 1:21:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti added : "Egypt did not leave any stone unturned in its bid to take the matter to countries and institutions that it deems friendly to it; it did so during its AU chairmanship [2019] through to DRC's" External link

haberler-en Thursday, April 15, 2021 6:41:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "in the process of the law enforcement operation in Tigray, it is not an appropriate direction for them [the U.S.] to take when considering a local militia [Amhara militia] as a foreign force," "Domestic matters are Ethiopian matters and sovereignty matters," External link

allafrica Tuesday, March 23, 2021 1:30:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "As a sovereign country, you can invite Eritrea, Somalia, and Sudan. But what we are saying is that there is no situation where the Eritrean government, the Eritrean troops, are officially invited," External link

allafrica Tuesday, March 23, 2021 12:55:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Because the border is long and porous, they (Eritrean soldiers) could be seen at the border area. They could enter here (Ethiopia) during the chaos," External link

allafrica Tuesday, March 23, 2021 12:55:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said ( about Renaissance ) : "The tripartite talks between Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam should be concluded between the three countries themselves, not through mediators," "We have great respect for the African Union. Ethiopia is committed to solving Africa's problems by Africa" External link

allafrica Tuesday, March 23, 2021 12:55:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “in the process of the law enforcement operation in Tigray, it is not an appropriate direction for them [the U.S.] to take when considering a local militia [Amhara militia] as a foreign force,” “Domestic matters are Ethiopian matters and sovereignty matters,” External link

voanews Monday, March 22, 2021 3:46:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "As a sovereign country, you can invite Eritrea, Somalia, and Sudan. But what we are saying is that there is no situation where the Eritrean government, the Eritrean troops, are officially invited," External link

dw-en Friday, March 19, 2021 3:19:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "As a sovereign country, you can invite Eritrea, Somalia, and Sudan. But what we are saying is that there is no situation where the Eritrean government, the Eritrean troops, are officially invited," External link

deutschewelle-en Friday, March 19, 2021 2:56:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti added : “We have good relations with the United Nations, the European Union, the African Union and the United States, but our principle remains that the African Union plays its role,” External link

egyptindependent Wednesday, March 17, 2021 3:55:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said ( about Renaissance ) : “The tripartite talks between Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam should be concluded between the three countries themselves, not through mediators,” External link

yenisafak-en Wednesday, March 17, 2021 9:56:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Regarding the GERD the two have discussed that the tripartite need to resume dialogue to reach amicable solutions," External link

sudantribune Wednesday, March 17, 2021 9:26:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said ( about Renaissance ) : “The tripartite talks between Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam should be concluded between the three countries themselves, not through mediators,” External link

aa-en Wednesday, March 17, 2021 4:59:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “We have a big respect to the Africa Union and its role to solve the problems of Africa” External link

ahram-EN Tuesday, March 16, 2021 8:28:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The tripartite talks between Ethiopia, Sudan, and Egypt will end by the three countries and not the mediators,” External link

ahram-EN Tuesday, March 16, 2021 8:28:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “We have a big respect to the Africa Union and its role to solve the problems of Africa” External link

ahram-EN Tuesday, March 16, 2021 6:23:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The tripartite talks between Ethiopia, Sudan, and Egypt will end by the three countries and not the mediators,” External link

ahram-EN Tuesday, March 16, 2021 6:23:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Ethiopia has not ignored the border issue with Sudan. It is carrying out diplomatic works quietly," External link

BBCMonitoring Tuesday, March 16, 2021 6:04:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "The GERD issue can be solved under the auspices of the ongoing African Union-led negotiation which does not necessitate the involvement of a different party over the issue as a mediator," External link

allafrica Saturday, March 13, 2021 3:33:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said ( about Renaissance ) : "The issue of the Renaissance Dam can be resolved under the auspices of the ongoing negotiations led by the African Union, which do not require another party to interfere as a mediator" External link

middleeastmonitor Wednesday, March 10, 2021 5:35:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti noted : “We would like to impress on the donor agencies to increase their relief supplies because the need is very high,” External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, March 9, 2021 6:00:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti pointed out : “Whoever violates human rights will be investigated by the pertinent and independent authorities. The government is committed to take measures,” External link

reliefWeb Tuesday, March 9, 2021 6:00:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The GERD issue can be solved under the auspices of the ongoing African Union-led negotiation, which does not necessitate the involvement of a different party over the issue as a mediator,” External link

egyptindependent Tuesday, March 9, 2021 4:59:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The Ethiopian side has made it clear that the Nile basin is a shared water resource and all downstream and upstream countries will benefit from negotiations,” “Ethiopia has the natural and legal right to utilize its water resources fairly and equitably without causing significant harm to downstream countries. The tendency to stick to the status quo of colonial era agreements under the name of reaching binding agreements is not acceptable,” External link

egyptindependent Tuesday, March 9, 2021 4:59:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The GERD issue can be solved under the auspices of the ongoing African Union-led negotiation which does not necessitate the involvement of a different party over the issue as a mediator,” External link

AddisStandard Tuesday, March 9, 2021 2:26:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “As a sovereign nation, we can invite Somalia, Sudan or Eritrea,” External link

EthiopianReporter Saturday, March 6, 2021 9:52:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “As a sovereign nation, we can invite Somalia, Sudan or Eritrea,” External link

thereporterethiopia Saturday, March 6, 2021 9:18:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti noted : "Our position has always been to continue negotiations with the AU mediation," External link

middleeastmonitor Thursday, March 4, 2021 6:38:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Regarding Eritrea, as a sovereign government, the Ethiopian government could invite them [Eritrean forces], but we are saying it has not invited them. It can invite them. As a sovereign government, you can invite Eritrea, Somalia or Sudan. However, we are saying Eritrean forces have not been officially invited," External link

BBCMonitoring Thursday, March 4, 2021 10:03:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti added : "the portrayals of some parties as if Ethiopia has postponed the on-going negotiation is also unfounded," External link

ahram-EN Wednesday, March 3, 2021 7:49:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “Our position on the border crisis with Sudan is clear and has not changed,” External link

albawaba-en Wednesday, February 24, 2021 1:41:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "The countries have been on the right track in establishing relevant joint committees/commissions. However, there is no reason for Sudan to violate the status quo at this time" External link

allafrica Thursday, February 18, 2021 3:09:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti added : "So far, 80% of the region has been covered. The rest is eventually opening, and Ethiopia mobilizes its aid to that area too," External link

yenisafak-en Wednesday, February 17, 2021 11:23:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti added : "So far, 80% of the region has been covered. The rest is eventually opening, and Ethiopia mobilizes its aid to that area too," External link

aa-en Tuesday, February 16, 2021 10:28:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “There has never been a need from the Ethiopian side to request a third-party involvement in the matter,” External link

voanews Thursday, February 4, 2021 9:37:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "We have seen reports about Eritrean troops that have crossed into Ethiopia," "We are also witnessing similar reports about Somali soldiers participating in the same campaign. Both of these claims are false and unfounded" External link

allafrica Monday, February 1, 2021 3:52:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Ethiopia has never invited any of the neighbouring countries or others to be part of this conflict. This is an internal matter; the Ethiopian army has done it by itself," External link

ahram-EN Saturday, January 30, 2021 2:08:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “Ethiopia is committed to a peaceful resolution of the border differences with Sudan,” External link

aljazeera-en Thursday, January 28, 2021 3:19:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “We will cross that river when we come to it” External link

aljazeera-en Thursday, January 28, 2021 3:19:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “Ethiopia has never invited any of the neighboring countries or others to be part of this conflict. This is an internal matter; the Ethiopian army has done it by itself,” External link

kuwaittimes Wednesday, January 27, 2021 7:00:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Ethiopia has never invited any of the neighbouring countries or others to be part of this conflict. This is an internal matter; the Ethiopian army has done it by itself," External link

modernghana Wednesday, January 27, 2021 1:57:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “Ethiopia has never invited any of the neighbouring countries or others to be part of this conflict. This is an internal matter; the Ethiopian army has done it by itself,” External link

capitalfm Wednesday, January 27, 2021 12:07:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Ethiopia has never invited any of the neighbouring countries or others to be part of this conflict. This is an internal matter; the Ethiopian army has done it by itself," External link

digitaljournal Wednesday, January 27, 2021 6:05:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Ethiopia has never invited any of the neighbouring countries or others to be part of this conflict. This is an internal matter; the Ethiopian army has done it by itself," External link

yahoo-au Wednesday, January 27, 2021 5:37:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Ethiopia has never invited any of the neighbouring countries or others to be part of this conflict. This is an internal matter; the Ethiopian army has done it by itself," External link

afp-en Wednesday, January 27, 2021 5:19:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “We will cross that river when we come to it” External link

yenisafak-en Tuesday, January 26, 2021 4:29:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "We will cross that river when we come to it" External link

haberler-en Tuesday, January 26, 2021 3:32:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "We have heard that some countries have expressed readiness to mediate between Sudan and Ethiopia on the border issues," External link

sudantribune Thursday, January 21, 2021 11:28:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti added : “It should be clear that our government is responsible and sensitive to the sovereignty of the country and could not agree, by any means, to let a third party occupy Ethiopian lands.” “We have heard that some countries have expressed readiness to mediate between Sudan and Ethiopia on the border issues. Ethiopia appreciates such initiatives but it has never closed the opportunity to resolve the matter through a bilateral dialogue with Sudan” External link

FanaBroadcasting Wednesday, January 20, 2021 8:48:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti stated : “Magnanimity pays off in a diplomatic endeavor. But patience has its limits. There is nothing that does not have a limit. However, we should not create conducive situation for forces that want us to enter into a conflict spiral and distract us from focusing on finishing the GERD and other development endeavors,” External link

thereporterethiopia Wednesday, January 20, 2021 2:13:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti stated : “In the world of diplomacy, you don’t immediately hit back on someone that punches your nose. Another time, you could chop their heads off” External link

thereporterethiopia Wednesday, January 20, 2021 2:13:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti stated : “Magnanimity pays off in a diplomatic endeavor. But patience has its limits. There is nothing that does not have a limit. However, we should not create conducive situation for forces that want us to enter into a conflict spiral and distract us from focusing on finishing the GERD and other development endeavors,” External link

EthiopianReporter Saturday, January 16, 2021 11:39:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti stated : “In the world of diplomacy, you don’t immediately hit back on someone that punches your nose. Another time, you could chop their heads off” External link

EthiopianReporter Saturday, January 16, 2021 11:39:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “You do not immediately punch someone's nose who punched you the same, but you may cut his head another time,” External link

eagletribune Thursday, January 14, 2021 12:25:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “You do not immediately punch someone's nose who punched you the same, but you may cut his head another time,” External link

beaumontenterprise Wednesday, January 13, 2021 11:46:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The Sudanese side seems to be pushing in so as to inflame the situation on the ground,” External link

theafricareport Wednesday, January 13, 2021 9:19:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : ``You do not immediately punch someone's nose who punched you the same, but you may cut his head another time,'' External link

ahram-EN Wednesday, January 13, 2021 7:57:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "You do not immediately punch someone's nose who punched you the same, but you may cut his head another time," External link

startribune Wednesday, January 13, 2021 6:13:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "The current situation is the Sudanese force at the border is boosting its position and moving forward... into Ethiopia's hinterland," External link

ahram-EN Wednesday, January 13, 2021 2:58:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The Sudanese side seems to be pushing in so as to inflame the situation on the ground,” “Is Ethiopia going to start a war? Well, we are saying let’s work on diplomacy” External link

PressTVEnglish Wednesday, January 13, 2021 10:26:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The Sudanese side seems to be pushing in so as to inflame the situation on the ground,” “Is Ethiopia going to start a war? Well, we are saying let’s work on diplomacy” External link

presstv Wednesday, January 13, 2021 10:16:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "The current situation is the Sudanese force at the border is boosting its position and moving forward... into Ethiopia's hinterland," External link

jordantimes Wednesday, January 13, 2021 2:29:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Ethiopia has been working patiently to resolve the issue peacefully and through dialogue, realizing that war will not be an option for the problem," External link

haberler-en Tuesday, January 12, 2021 5:53:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "The current situation is the Sudanese force at the border is boosting its position and moving forward... into Ethiopia's hinterland," External link

afp-en Tuesday, January 12, 2021 4:39:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "If Sudan does not stop expanding into Ethiopian territories, Ethiopia will be forced to launch a counter-offensive" External link

middleeastmonitor Thursday, December 31, 2020 11:45:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "If Sudan does not stop expanding into Ethiopian territories, Ethiopia will be forced to launch a counter-offensive" External link

aa-en Thursday, December 31, 2020 7:55:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "If Sudan does not stop expanding into Ethiopian territories, Ethiopia will be forced to launch a counter-offensive" External link

haberler-en Thursday, December 31, 2020 7:04:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "The message to all who want to hear is that Ethiopia's sovereignty, unity and territorial integrity must not be violated. Respecting Ethiopia's sovereignty, unity and territorial integrity is helpful to Sudan as well. This is the only way that secures the interests of both countries. Any act other means will never be tolerated," External link

BBCMonitoring Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:00:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "no, there is no need for discussions. What is needed is to pass the [aforementioned] message. The message is also an advice and a warning. You say that this is our position. You also do it practically" External link

BBCMonitoring Thursday, December 31, 2020 10:00:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "If Sudan does not stop expanding into Ethiopian territories, Ethiopia will be forced to launch a counter-offensive," External link

sudantribune Wednesday, December 30, 2020 11:26:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti déclaré : "Nous avons facilité le retour chez eux de 286 Ethiopiens depuis l'Arabie saoudite et de 42 autres ressortissants depuis le Liban" External link

french-news Wednesday, December 30, 2020 2:19:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "Ethiopia has always been keen on the stability of its neighbourhoods to the same extent that it is keen on the stability and security of its people," External link

ahram-EN Tuesday, December 29, 2020 11:30:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti déclaré : "Nous avons facilité le retour chez eux de 286 Ethiopiens depuis l'Arabie saoudite et de 42 autres ressortissants depuis le Liban" External link

french.china.org.cn Tuesday, December 29, 2020 10:30:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said ( about Saudi ) : "We have facilitated the return home of 286 citizens from Saudi Arabia and 42 citizens from Lebanon," External link

sinacom-en Tuesday, December 29, 2020 8:55:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said ( about Saudi ) : "We have facilitated the return home of 286 citizens from Saudi Arabia and 42 citizens from Lebanon," External link

xinhuanet_en Tuesday, December 29, 2020 7:53:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti indiqué ( about Sahle Work Zewde ) : "Mme Zewde a abordé l'état actuel des relations bilatérales historiques avec le nouvel ambassadeur de Chine en Ethiopie, notamment dans le domaine des activités économiques" External link

french.china.org.cn Wednesday, December 23, 2020 8:10:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "We aren't a signatory to that agreement," "And Ethiopia is entitled to the use of resources considering that Abbay is the largest contributor to the Nile" External link

allafrica Tuesday, November 3, 2020 3:08:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “We believe as much as Egypt is entitled to use the Nile River, Ethiopia is also entitled … We are not against Egyptians or Sudanese’s rights to utilize the river. We are for using the resource fairly. We are bitter when Egypt comes outs and claims a monopoly” External link

middleeastmonitor Wednesday, August 12, 2020 4:30:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said ( about Nile Basin ) : “Water sharing is not limited to the three countries, there are Nile Basin countries that you must be involved with,” External link

arabnews Monday, August 10, 2020 3:12:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "The Ethiopian government undertook rigorous discussions with its Djiboutian counterpart prior to deciding to re-open air and land transportation routes," External link

newtimes-RW Sunday, August 9, 2020 9:10:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "The decision to resume land and air transportation services with other neighboring countries will depend on the extent of severity of the COVID-19 pandemic and the mutual desire of respective countries," External link

newtimes-RW Sunday, August 9, 2020 9:10:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “US pressure on Ethiopia in the GERD tripartite talks negatively impacts the bilateral relations between the two countries,” External link

ahram-EN Saturday, August 8, 2020 6:54:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti déclaré : "Le gouvernement éthiopien a mené des discussions rigoureuses avec son homologue djiboutien avant de se décider à rouvrir les voies de transport aérien et terrestre" External link

french.china.org.cn Friday, August 7, 2020 5:52:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti déclaré : "Le gouvernement éthiopien a mené des discussions rigoureuses avec son homologue djiboutien avant de se décider à rouvrir les voies de transport aérien et terrestre" External link

french-news Friday, August 7, 2020 5:16:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti told : "The Ethiopian government undertook rigorous discussions with its Djiboutian counterpart prior to deciding to re-open air and land transportation routes," External link

xinhuanet_en Friday, August 7, 2020 4:48:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "The decision to resume land and air transportation services with other neighboring countries will depend on the extent of severity of the COVID-19 pandemic and the mutual desire of respective countries," External link

xinhuanet_en Friday, August 7, 2020 4:48:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “The Ethiopian government does not look for a binding agreement concerning the current talks about GERD, only a guidelines agreement which can be revised at any time,” External link

ahram-EN Monday, July 27, 2020 4:22:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “We are not looking for what they call a binding agreement, we are looking for a kind of an agreement that we can review whenever the need arises,” External link

egyptindependent Saturday, July 25, 2020 3:17:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “My understanding of his statement is that they have not closed the outlets,” External link

standardmedia Friday, July 17, 2020 10:13:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "My understanding of his statement is that they have not closed the outlets," External link

reuters-en Thursday, July 16, 2020 10:18:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “My understanding of his statement is that they have not closed the outlets,” External link

dailymaverick Wednesday, July 15, 2020 11:41:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “My understanding of his statement is that they have not closed the outlets,” External link

businessday Wednesday, July 15, 2020 11:12:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "We know the impact it has on business, the government is fully aware of it," External link

haberler-en Thursday, July 9, 2020 2:33:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "The main factors behind the protests are issues of governance, border issues and corruption, which have been compounded by youth unemployment," External link

allafrica Saturday, October 29, 2016 4:49:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "The main factors behind the protests are issues of governance, border issues and corruption, which have been compounded by youth unemployment," External link

allafrica Wednesday, October 26, 2016 5:00:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : "The main factors behind the protests are issues of governance, border issues and corruption, which have been compounded by youth unemployment," External link

allafrica Monday, October 24, 2016 11:03:00 PM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “We have put in place attractive investment opportunities and incentives including recent concluded bilateral investment and double taxation avoidance agreements with major countries in order to give the appropriate guarantees that meet international standards to our foreign investors… membership in ATI is an additional support and protection to the stakeholders involved in our economic growth,” External link

businessdailyafrica Thursday, October 20, 2016 1:07:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti said : “We have put in place attractive investment opportunities and incentives including recent concluded bilateral investment and double taxation avoidance agreements with major countries in order to give the appropriate guarantees that meet international standards to our foreign investors… membership in ATI is an additional support and protection to the stakeholders involved in our economic growth,” External link

nation-ke Thursday, October 20, 2016 1:00:00 AM EAT

Dina Mufti added : "reiterates in the strongest possible terms that it will not accept any proposal, from Egypt , to halt or delay the construction of the GRD," External link

4-traders Saturday, September 17, 2016 8:35:00 AM EAT



Key Titles and Phrases Count Lang Last Seen
ambassador12.84%EN10/20/201620/10/2016
ethiopian foreign ministry spokesperson0.99%EN09/17/201617/09/2016
spokesperson1.48%EN02/26/201426/02/2014
spokesman19.01%EN02/18/201418/02/2014
foreign ministry spokesman5.93%EN02/10/201410/02/2014
spokesman for ethiopia13.83%EN01/19/201419/01/2014
porte-parole du ministère éthiopien des affaires étrangères21.48%FR01/05/201405/01/2014
porte-parole9.63%FR01/04/201404/01/2014
ethiopian foreign ministry spokesman1.73%EN01/04/201404/01/2014
porte-parole des affaires étrangères éthiopiennes9.14%FR12/29/201329/12/2013
foreign affairs spokesperson0.74%EN12/24/201324/12/2013
porte-parole du ministère des affaires étrangères1.48%FR11/12/201312/11/2013
foreign affairs spokesman0.74%EN10/25/201325/10/2013
ethiopian foreign affairs spokesman0.99%EN01/05/201305/01/2013
Names Lang Count
Dina MuftiEN39.90%
Dina MuftiFR36.50%
Dina MuftiPT12.56%
Dina MuftiSV10.70%
Dina MuftiSA0.17%
Dina MuftiES0.17%


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