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2018 ‘Imam Hassan bin Ali Award’ Goes to Ethiopia and Eritrea Leaders

“In recognition of their central role in ending the long-running conflict between their countries and promoting the values of tolerance and coexistence”

The award was received by the Eritrean and Ethiopian Ambassadors to the UAE on their states’ behalf

BY 7D NEWS

Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki and Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed received the 2018 ‘Imam Al Hassan Bin Ali Award for Promoting Peace’, awarded by Sheikh Abdullah bin Zayed Al Nahyan, Minister of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation of the United Arab Emirates, in recognition of their central role in ending the long-running conflict between their countries and promoting the values of tolerance and coexistence. Continue reading 2018 ‘Imam Hassan bin Ali Award’ Goes to Ethiopia and Eritrea Leaders

More than Money: A Closer Look at Peace in the Horn of Africa

Eritrea will always be grateful to countries that demonstrated their political goodwill to the success of the historic rapprochement with Ethiopia. However, to characterize “Gulf assistance” as the decisive factor driving the peace is misguided and lazy. (Photo: Eduardo Soteras/AFP/Getty Images)

BY FIKREJESUS AMHAZION (PH.D)

Over the past several months, the powerful winds of change have swept across tzayhe Horn of Africa, ushering in the possibility for lasting regional peace, stability, and security.

On 14 November, the United Nations Security Council voted unanimously to lift the almost decade-long international sanctions on Eritrea, while two weeks ago, the leaders of Somalia, Eritrea, and Ethiopia held a trilateral meeting for the second time in as many months, highlighting the region’s shifting focus toward peace, cooperation, and economic integration. Continue reading More than Money: A Closer Look at Peace in the Horn of Africa

Leaders of Eritrea and Ethiopia Received Saudi Arabia’s Highest Honour

“The Jeddah Peace Agreement signed today before King Salman is a historic milestone for the peoples of Ethiopia and Eritrea and will contribute to strengthening security and stability in the region at large” – Saudi FM

BY SHABAIT

In recognition of the vision, courage, and statesmanship they demonstrated to end war and bring about peace between the two countries, President Isaias Afwerki and Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed have been presented by King Salman bin Abdulaziz Saudi Arabia’s highest medal “The Order of King Abdulaziz” today, 16 September. Continue reading Leaders of Eritrea and Ethiopia Received Saudi Arabia’s Highest Honour

Leaders of Eritrea and Ethiopia Received UAE’s Highest Honour

President Isaias and PM Abiy thanked the UAE and Saudi Arabia for their efforts behind the peace initiative.

BY TESFANEWS

Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki and Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed were honored with the “Order of Zayed”, the highest civil honor in UAE,  at a tripartite summit that was held in Abu Dhabi in recognition of their efforts to launch the peace process between the two countries. Continue reading Leaders of Eritrea and Ethiopia Received UAE’s Highest Honour