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Ethiopia swiftly welcomes Eritrea's plan

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 08:09
Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed swiftly welcomed President Isaias Afwerki's of Eritrea's plan to send delegation to Addis Ababa. “Ethiopia is ...
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Ethiopia PM ready to welcome Eritrean delegation for peace talks

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 08:01
Ethiopia's prime minister, Abiy Ahmed has thanked his Eritrean counterpart, President Isaias Afwerki for his positive response to a peace and ...
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Eritrea bolsters hope for peace with positive response to Ethiopia's overture

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 07:22
Addis Ababa — Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki raised hope for a breakthrough in one of Africa's most intractable conflicts on Wednesday, when he ...
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Eritrea to Send Delegation to Ethiopia for Peace Talks

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 06:48
President Isaias Afwerki of Eritrea in 2011. He has ruled the country since it gained independence from Ethiopia in 1993.CreditStan Honda/Agence ...
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Ethiopia and Somalia agree joint development of four seaports

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 06:37
Somalia and Ethiopia have announced plans to invest in “four key seaports” and an international highway network as a way of attracting foreign ...
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Eritrea to discuss with Ethiopia troops' withdrawal from disputed area: Afwerki

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 06:26
June 20, 2018 (ADDIS ABABA) - Eritrean President, Isaias Afwerki, Wednesday said he would send a delegation to discuss with the Ethiopian ...
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South Sudan president Kiir departs for Ethiopia ahead of peace talks

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 06:15
South Sudan President Salva Kiir left the capital on Wednesday and headed to Ethiopia ahead of a planned meeting with his rival and rebel leader ...
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South Sudan president Kiir heads to Ethiopia for peace talks with rebel leader

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 06:09
JUBA (Reuters) - South Sudan's President Salva Kiir headed to Ethiopia on Wednesday for talks with rebel leader Riek Machar on ending a five-year ...
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Ethiopia reignites talks to end civil war in South Sudan

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 06:03
South Sudan's rebel leader Riek Machar and President Salva Kiir will meet in Ethiopia as part of talks to try to negotiate an end to a five-year civil war.
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Hope in the Horn as Eritrea-Ethiopia thaw takes shape

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 05:52
Addis Ababa (AFP) - Eritrea's president broke weeks of silence on Wednesday to respond positively to conciliatory overtures from bitter foe Ethiopia, ...
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Hope in the Horn as Eritrea-Ethiopia thaw takes shape

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 05:52
Published on 20.06.2018 at 12h54 by AFP. Share. Eritrea's president broke weeks of silence on Wednesday to respond positively to conciliatory ...
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Ethiopia to split Ethio Telecom into two competitors, and sell shares

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 05:18
Ethiopia's new prime minister is to split Ethio Telecom into two separate companies to stimulate competition – and the country will sell 30-40% to ...
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At least 7 mourners killed in road accident in northwest Kenya

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 05:07
NAKURU, Kenya, June 20 (Xinhua) -- At least seven mourners were killed and more than 10 others injured in a grisly road accident on Tuesday night ...
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Eritrea to send delegation to Ethiopia for peace talks

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 04:11
By Addis Getachew. ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia. Eritrea will send its delegation to Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa for a “constructive engagement with ...
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Eritrea breaks silence and responds to Ethiopia peace overtures, will send delegation

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 03:23
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Two weeks after Ethiopia made the surprise announcement it was ready to accept a nearly 20-year-old peace deal with ...
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Eritrea's Isaias Accepts Ethiopia's Offer for Peace Talks

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 03:03
Eritrean President Isaias Afewerki announced he intends to send a high-level delegation for talks in Addis Ababa with Ethiopia's government about ...
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Eritrea to send 'peace' delegation to Ethiopia: diplomat

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 03:03
Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki is dispatching a delegation to Addis Ababa for “constructive engagement” with Ethiopia after peace overtures from its ...
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Eritrea sending delegation to rival Ethiopia for peace talks

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 02:43
Eritrea's president announced Wednesday he is sending a rare delegation to neighboring Ethiopia for peace talks, days after Ethiopia's new prime ...
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South Sudan rebel chief in Ethiopia for talks with President Kiir

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 02:37
Two South Sudanese leaders will meet on Wednesday for the first time since a peace deal broke down in 2016. 20 Jun 2018 07:36 GMT. South Sudan ...
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Eritrea to send delegation to Ethiopia for talks - diplomat

Google: Esat Africa - Wed, 06/20/2018 - 02:30
Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki said the East African country will dispatch a delegation to Addis Ababa to "gauge current developments" in the region ...
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