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South Sudan plans mediation between Ethiopia and Eritrea

“After setting our delegations for the said mission, we will embark on  rounds of shuttle diplomacy between Asmara and Addis Ababa starting from November”. Deng Alor

By Reuters,

Newly independent South Sudan plans to help resolve the long-running border dispute between Ethiopia and Eritrea, a senior official said on Wednesday.

South Sudan’s minister for cabinet affairs, Deng Alor, said Addis Ababa and Asmara had given the green light for mediation talks on the border, which could start as early as November.

We have close ties with both countries so we are planning to mediate and solve the problems that they have between them,” Deng Alor, South Sudan’s minister for cabinet affairs, told Reuters. Continue reading South Sudan plans mediation between Ethiopia and Eritrea