Ethiopia and Eritrea have been in near constant tension over the past several decades. In recent months, however, the two countries have ended their state of war and are working toward full normalization of relations.
In this episode, we explore the history of conflict and tension between Ethiopia and Eritrea and then discuss the recent successful peace overtures between the two countries. Lastly, we examine whether or not the recent peace between these two nations is sustainable.
Take a look at some of our favorite articles that we came across while researching this topic:
- Ethiopia and Eritrea Declare an End to Their War, New York Times, Selam Gebrekidan
- Ethiopian and Eritrean relations, Reuters, Aaron Maasho
- Ethiopia profile – Timeline, BBC
Photo Credit: Ministry of Information of the State of Eritrea