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Ambassador Tekeda Alemu: Futile Attempts to Ignore History and Facts

Tekeda Alemu seems to have a hard time coming to terms with the ongoing historic Eritrea - Ethiopia Peace process
Dr. Tekeda Alemu, former TPLF regime Ambassador to the UN, seems to have a hard time coming to terms with the ongoing historic Eritrea – Ethiopia Peace process and the rapid changes taking place in the Horn of Africa.

BY SOPHIA TESFAMARIAM | SHABAIT

In the Centre for Dialogue, Research and Cooperation (DCRC) paper, “The conundrum of present Ethiopian foreign policy—in search of a roadmap for Ethiopia’s foreign and national security policy and strategy”, Tekeda Alemu, former Ethiopian Ambassador to the United Nations, attempts to conceal the vacuity of the ousted TPLF regime’s foreign policy with yet another long winded hortatory rhetoric. Continue reading Ambassador Tekeda Alemu: Futile Attempts to Ignore History and Facts

Ethiopia’s Tekeda Alemu Feigns Concern over Djibouti-Eritrea Relations

Eritrea – Djibouti Relation Soured by Design

BY SOPHIA TESFAMARIAM

It is rather interesting that Tekeda Alemu would today feign concern and call on Eritrea to show a “pacific disposition” towards Djibouti, Somalia and Ethiopia [i]. As this author recalls, it was Tekeda Alemu that asked the US to break the otherwise amicable and neighborly Djibouti-Eritrea relations.

How can Eritrea have a “pacific disposition” to Ethiopia when for over a decade Ethiopia has been occupying its sovereign territories in violation of the Eritrea Ethiopia Boundary Commission’s (EEBC) final and binding delimitation and demarcation decisions, international law, the United Nations and African Union Charters?  Continue reading Ethiopia’s Tekeda Alemu Feigns Concern over Djibouti-Eritrea Relations