Archives for: "December 2007, 02"

Eritrea-Ethiopia tensions simmer

December 2nd, 2007
File Photo: Meles Zenawi AFP Eritrea-Ethiopia tensions simmer Al-Jazeera A commission tasked with setting a demarcated border between Ethiopia and Eritrea has dissolved amid continuing tensions between the two countries. The Eritrea-Ethiopia Boundary… more »

'Humanitarian crisis' facing Ethiopia, says UN

December 2nd, 2007
John Holmes, the U.N.'s humanitarian chief, right, greet residents of Kebridehar in the eastern Ethiopian region of Ogaden, Tuesday, Nov. 27, 2007 (AP Photo/Anita Powell) 'Humanitarian crisis' facing Ethiopia, says UN By Steve Bloomfield, Africa… more »

Low expectations as Rice heads to Ethiopia

December 2nd, 2007
Secretary Rice to visit Ethiopia Low expectations as Rice heads to Ethiopia WASHINGTON (AFP) — US Secretary of State Condoleezza Rice flies Tuesday to Addis Ababa to consult regional leaders and ministers about how to defuse tensions and conflicts in… more »