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Eritrea Says Qatar has not Explained ‘Hasty’ Withdrawal

Qatar Troop Withdrawal from Eritrea Djibouti border
Eritrea said it will make its views known when it obtains full information about the episode.

BY ASSOCIATED PRESS

Eritrea’s government says Qatar has not yet explained why it withdrew 450 peacekeeping troops from the East African nation’s contested border area with Djibouti.

Djibouti has accused Eritrean troops of occupying the Dumeira mountain area shortly after Qatar’s peacekeepers left earlier this week. Qatar, which is caught up in its own diplomatic clash with other Arab nations, had mediated a territorial dispute between Djibouti and Eritrea. Continue reading Eritrea Says Qatar has not Explained ‘Hasty’ Withdrawal