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Americans Intrigued by Djibouti Rebel Group FRUD

Is this going to end up linking the Djibouti rebel group FRUD with Eritrea?
Is this the beginning to something? A witch hunt to link the Djibouti rebel group FRUD with Eritrea?

By African Intelligence,

AMERICAN diplomats and military have recently begun to question their local contacts about the FRUD Afar rebel movement and its allies in the region.

Since Washington made Djibouti into a lasting home for its military base, its diplomats and military are keeping a keen watch on all the kinds of risk that they could be exposed to in the country.

They have for a while taken a particular interest in the Front pour la restauration de l’unité et de la démocratie (FRUD, Afar rebel movement in the north of the country) which advocates armed struggle and whose impact could grow if President Ismaïl Omar Guelleh (IOG) continues to close the door to democratic reform and systematically represses the civil opposition of the Union pour le salut national (USN).  Continue reading Americans Intrigued by Djibouti Rebel Group FRUD