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President Isaias and Prime Minister Hailemariam Regarding “Peace Talks” (Audio)

President Isaias Afewerki and PM Hailemariam Desalegn
President Isaias Afewerki and PM Hailemariam Desalegn

By TesfaNews,

A recent remark made by the Prime Minister of Ethiopia with Aljazeera Television has received considerable coverage mainly because of his response to a question on Ethiopia-Eritrea relations that was inaccurately reported as a policy shift by Ethiopia. However, the only thing different we have heard this time against his late predecessor Zenawi was the mentioning of Asmara specifically.

But when he recently grilled by his parliament if he really meant it, the increasingly insecure accidental prime minister quickly denied that there is no change in policy on that regard but only meant to seize the opportunity to score some political points against Eritrea.  Continue reading President Isaias and Prime Minister Hailemariam Regarding “Peace Talks” (Audio)

Eritrean Envoy to the AU Pays Respect to the Deceased Meles Zenawi

Eritrea’s Deputy Ambassador to the AU, Biniam Berhe, signing the condolences book for Meles Zenawi on August 27, 2012

By Durame,

In an unexpected move, Eritrea extends its condolence to longtime rival Ethiopia after Meles Zenawi’s death, local reporters have said.

After days of silence, Eritrea’s Deputy Ambassador to the AU, Biniam Berhe, visited the Ethiopian National Palace on Monday, where the former prime minister’s coffin has been on display for mourners.

While at the National Palace, the young Eritrean diplomat signed the book of condolences on behalf of Eritrea, much to the surprise of many observers and security personal. Continue reading Eritrean Envoy to the AU Pays Respect to the Deceased Meles Zenawi