BETTING ON SELF-IMPOSED OUTLAW WHILE DISREGARDING THE OWNERS OF THE COUNTRY: A LOSING BET AND A SHORTSIGHTED GAMBLE

02 Aug 2018

 “የጅብችኩልቀንድይነክሳልl” (An Amharic proverb) As Eritreans who craved peace for a long time, we jumped with joy when Atse Isias unexpectedly surprised us by taking a friendly overture at Ethiopia, which he used to consider an enemy, accepting the peace initiative of the Ethiopian Prime Minister, Dr. Abiy Ahmed. That was the emotional side, but we have serious suspicion that he did that for the wrong reason.