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Ethiopia or Eritrea? Border community fears split

From The Associated Press Peace process means Irob community could be rent in two with some ending up in Eritrea and others remaining in Ethiopia. Men from the Irob ethnic group walk in Alitena, a town in Ethiopia on the border with Eritrea [Maheder Haileselassie Tadese/AFP] “This place is definitely Ethiopian,” said farmer Haise Woldu, […]

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Eritrea demands UN action against Ethiopia over disputed territory

From the Sudan Tribune By Tesfa-Alem Tekle October 25, 2015 (ADDIS ABABA) – The Eritrean government has urged the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to take measures against neighboring Ethiopia over territories the latter illegally occupies. Eritrea, which borders Sudan and Ethiopia, has been dubbed the North Korea of Africa (HRW) Eritrea’s foreign affairs ministry, […]

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