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Africa’s Longest Insurgency Ended with A Peace Deal in Eritrea

Ethiopia and ONLF sign peace deal in Asmara
Ethiopia and the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) signed a historic peace agreement on 21 October in Asmara, ending the 34-year-old insurgency in the country. The document was signed by FM Workneh Gebeyehu and by Admiral Mohammed-Omar Osman, Chairman of ONLF.

BY MILDRED EUROPA TAYLOR | FACE 2 FACE AFRICA

After more than three decades of insurgency between Ethiopia and the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) rebels from its Somali Region, the two on Sunday signed a peace deal agreeing to end all hostilities and pursue their political obligations through peaceful means. Continue reading Africa’s Longest Insurgency Ended with A Peace Deal in Eritrea