Ethiopia and Eritrea patch it up

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Subject: Ethiopia and Eritrea patch it up
From: rsw@therandymon.com (RS Wood)
Newsgroups: dictator.africa
Organization: solani.org
Date: Jul 19 2018 15:23:35
but at least one journalist wonders if this will make Eritrea more
violent, not less.  Not sure Ms. Wrong is making her case well enough
though ... I'm not convinced.

https://www.nytimes.com/2018/07/18/world/africa/ethiopia-eritrea-flight.html


Writing in The New York Times in June, Michela Wrong, an author who has followed events in Eritrea closely, noted that, with the peace agreement, Mr. Isaias’s critics “believe the sustained bluff that was mass conscription may have just been called.”

“If they are correct,” she wrote, “Ethiopia’s recent peace overture could actually make the region more, not less, volatile.”

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RS Wood <rsw@therandymon.com>


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