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<p>The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), which was launched with a solid national spirit of Ethiopians, is now 63 percent complete.</p> <p>The construction of the dam is progressing well and Ethiopians are waiting for to hear news bout the commissioning of two of the 16 Francis turbines of the dam.</p> <

Addis Ababa, December 29, 2017 (FBC) -Nine people died when gunmen tried to storm a church south of Cairo, but were intercepted by police, officials say.

Three of the dead were police who were on duty at Mar Mina church.

One attacker was killed and his explosives belt was defused. Another gunman managed to escape.

<p>The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD), which was launched with a solid national spirit of Ethiopians, is now 63 percent complete.</p> <p>The construction of the dam is progressing well and Ethiopians are waiting for to hear news bout the commissioning of two of the 16 Francis turbines of the dam.</p> <

Addis Ababa, December 29, 2017 (FBC) -Nine people died when gunmen tried to storm a church south of Cairo, but were intercepted by police, officials say.

Three of the dead were police who were on duty at Mar Mina church.

One attacker was killed and his explosives belt was defused. Another gunman managed to escape.