Showing posts with label Ethiopia. Show all posts
Showing posts with label Ethiopia. Show all posts

Somalia recalls envoy to Ethiopia after Somaliland deal


In an address to the nation, Somali Prime Minister Hamza Abdi Barre called for the people of Somalia to stay calm. Photo courtesy of Mogadishu Press website

Jan 2, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

Somalia said Tuesday it was recalling its ambassador to Ethiopia, declaring that a controversial port deal Addis Ababa signed with the breakaway region of Somaliland was a violation of its sovereignty.

Ethiopia, Somaliland agree deal on port access

Berbera port in Somaliland offers an African base at the entrance to the Red Sea and the gateway to the Suez canal

Jan 1, 2024. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas

 Addis Ababa.

Ethiopia on Monday struck a "historic" agreement to secure a stake in the main port in Somalia's breakaway region of Somaliland as the landlocked country eyes more access to the sea, officials said.


Egypt Says Talks over Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam Have Failed

The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam is pictured on 20 July 2020. (AFP)

Dec 20. 2023. Posted by  Balkan Periscope - Hellas


Egypt said the latest talks over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) had failed but it would monitor the process of filling and operating the dam.