Ethiopia's Abiy Meets Eritrean Leader For First Time Since Winning Nobel

Ethiopia’s Abiy Meets Eritrean Leader For First Time Since Winning Nobel

Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki flew to Addis Ababa Wednesday for his first meeting with the Ethiopian prime minister since Abiy Ahmed won the Nobel Peace Prize for initiating a thaw between the sparring neighbors. Eritrea and Ethiopia fought a border war in 1998-2000 that left an estimated 80,000 dead before a prolonged stalemate took hold. … Read more…