© LE MONDE AFRIQUE – 09.07.2018

Eritrea and Ethiopia signed a joint declaration on Monday (July 9th) in Asmara, formalizing their rapprochement and stating that the two countries are no longer at war, Eritrean Minister of Information Yemane Gebremeskel said.

Following a historic meeting between Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki and Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, the two leaders signed on Monday a “joint declaration of peace and friendship,” said Yemane on his Twitter account.

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