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Ethiopian Government Denies Plans to Intervene in Somalia `At This Point’

Ethiopian Government Denies Plans to Intervene in Somalia `At This Point’

By William Davison, Bloomberg: Ethiopia denied reports it is planning to send troops into war-torn Somalia, where an al-Qaeda militia began a new offensive this week against the country’s Western-backed government. “We have made no decision to intervene at this point,” Communications Minister Bereket Simon said in a mobile phone interview [...]

Ethiopian PM hints of re-sending troops to Somalia

Ethiopian PM hints of re-sending troops to Somalia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) Ethiopian Prime Minister, Meles Zenawi on Wednesday hinted re-sending troops to Somalia if the African Union Mission In Somalia (AMISOM) becomes under heavy threat. Speaking to journalists in Addis Ababa, Meles said ; “If the lives of AMISOM peacekeeper becomes under threat, and they ask for our support, we [...]