Is the EU Working to Create Yet Another Berlin Wall in the Horn of Africa?

The European Union is at a critical juncture in the Horn of Africa. BY HIZBAWI MENGHISTEAB As recently as February 8, 2021, in a Joint-Statement by High-Representative/Vice-President Josep Borrell, Commissioner Jutta Urpilainen, and Commissioner Janez Lenarčič, the European Union (EU) expressed its concern on the on-going Law and Order Enforcement Operation in the Tigray Region […]

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Eritrea: Desert Locusts Control Operations Still Underway

Growing Desert Locust swarms continue to spread in the Horn of Africa with no apparent end in sight. BY MINISTRY OF AGRICULTURE Control operations against Desert Locusts in Eritrea exceeded 34,500 hectares until February 6, 2020. According to Mr. Tedros Sium, Head of the Migratory Pests Control Unit of the Ministry of Agriculture, control operations […]

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Eritrea’s Experience and State Craft Key to Peace in the Horn

Peace is created through the actions and interactions of statesmen, and diplomacy is its key ingredient. BY SOPHIA TESFAMARIAM | SHABAIT These are the time of rapid, breath-taking, developments in the Horn of Africa region. The changes have bewildered analysts who have been pontificating about the Horn for decades, only to get it all wrong […]

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