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Sudan, Ethiopia Agree to Joint Military Force to ‘Protect Dam’

Ethiopia and Sudan have agreed to establish a joint military force
Forming a quasi-military alliance in the name of ‘protecting dam’ may not be a concern to the powerful and increasingly impatient Egypt. Eritrea, however, is concerned over the involvement of Qatar in the establishment of an actual joint Sudanese – Ethiopia Defense Unit, because the unit was stationed at the Southern part of its border with Sudan instead of near the dam at the Ethiopia – Sudan border.

BY MEMO

Sudan and Ethiopia have agreed to set up joint forces which will protect Addis Ababa’s Grand Renaissance Dam.

The Chiefs of Staff of both countries, Kamal Abdul-Marouf Al-Mahi and Samora Yunus, met last week to discuss the defense protocol signed between the two countries and a number of issues of common concern. Continue reading Sudan, Ethiopia Agree to Joint Military Force to ‘Protect Dam’