Ethiopia or Eritrea? Border community fears split | Ethiopia News

“This place is definitely Ethiopian,” said farmer Haise Woldu, 76, gesturing to a church with an ornate brick facade in Engal, set to the backdrop of a jagged mountain range. His town,... Read more »

Eritrea withdraws troops from border with former foe Ethiopia | Eritrea News

Eritrea has withdrawn its troops from the heavily militarised border with Ethiopia as a “gesture of reconciliation”, the pro-government Eritrean Press agency has said. “It is imperative for all those who care... Read more »

Ethiopia and Eritrea agree to normalise ties, reopen embassies | Ethiopia News

Ethiopia and Eritrea have agreed to restore relations following a landmark meeting between the two countries’ leaders in Asmara, aimed at ending decades of diplomatic and armed strife. The announcement on Sunday capped... Read more »

Kagame, Pope Francis applaud steps to normalise Ethiopia-Eritrea relations

The African Union (AU) has endorsed the decision by Ethiopian and Eritrean leaders to proceed in a new direction by overcoming two decades of stalemate. A high-level Eritrean delegation arrived in the... Read more »

Eritrean officials visit Ethiopia for first time in 20 years

Media playback is unsupported on your device Media captionAthletes joined the welcome for the Eritreans The first high-level Eritrean delegation to visit Ethiopia in decades has arrived for a meeting which could... Read more »

Ethiopia-Eritrea border rapprochement: Rewards and responsibilities

Since Abiy Ahmed assumed the Ethiopian Prime Minister’s office this April – following years-long anti-government protests – the country has embarked on key reforms including privatization of state companies, dismissal of army... Read more »

Ethiopia’s TPLF welcomes Eritrea’s decision to discuss border … – africanews

africanews Ethiopia’s TPLF welcomes Eritrea’s decision to discuss border …africanewsThe Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF), which recently criticised Ethiopia’s decision to hand over the disputed border town of Badme town to Eritrea,... Read more »

Eritrea to send delegation to Ethiopia for talks | Ethiopia News

Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki said the East African country will dispatch a delegation to Addis Ababa to “gauge current developments” in the region following peace overtures from Ethiopia’s new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed.... Read more »

Ethiopia Will ‘Fully Accept’ 2000 Peace Agreement with Eritrea

By Rick Gladstone NYT – Ethiopia announced Tuesday that it would accept a 2000 peace agreement with Eritrea over their disputed border, potentially a major step toward resolving one of post-colonial Africa’s... Read more »

BREAKING NEWS: Ethiopia ‘Accepts Peace Deal’ to End Eritrea Border War

BREAKING NEWS: Ethiopia says it will fully accept the outcome of a border commission, ending a dispute with Eritrea that sparked Africa’s deadliest border war in 1998. The ruling EPRDF coalition says... Read more »