Eritrea - Djibouti

Border conflict between Eritrea and Djibouti See summary

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allafrica.com East Africa: EU to Train Counter-Terror Services in East Africa 06/26
somalilandpress.com Djibouti hands ONLF driver to Somaliland 02/25
blogs.reuters.com Is Eritrean policy shift just “tactical”? 09/10
strategypage.com ETHIOPIA: A Safe Place For Islamic Terrorists 07/01
af.reuters.com Ethiopia doubts Eritrea's intentions in border deal 06/28
www1.voanews.com Djibouti Rebels Threatening Stability in Strategic Country 06/23
apanews.net Russian govt welcomes Djibouti-Eritrea border dispute settlement 06/11
www1.voanews.com African Union Praises Eritrea, Djibouti Border Mediation 06/08
sudantribune.com Qatar to mediate between Djibouti and Eritrea on border dispute 06/08
scoop.co.nz Escalating Political Tensions in Thai Capital 04/22
apanews.net Djibouti poised to recover its territory occupied by Eritrea, Guelleh says 01/02
sudantribune.com Eritrean opposition says ready to attack government army 12/29
allafrica.com Eritrea: Security Council Imposes Sanctions on Eritrea over Its Role in Somalia, Refusal to Withdraw Troops Following Conflict with Djibouti 12/24
cnn.com U.N. Security Council hits Eritrea with sanctions 12/23
en.rian.ru UN Security Council imposes sanctions on Eritrea 12/23
monstersandcritics.com UN Security Council imposes new sanctions on Eritrea 12/23
allafrica.com Djibouti: Govt Calls for End to Eritrea Border Dispute 09/30
un.org Djibouti calls on Security Council to act to resolve border dispute with Eritrea 09/29
strategypage.com SOMALIA: The Somali Headache 07/10
sudantribune.com Eritrea failed to comply with Djibouti resolution - UN 04/10
allafrica.com Eritrea 'Ignored' UN Resolution 04/08
sudantribune.com Eritrea refuses to pull out from disputed area with Djibouti – UN chief 03/30
strategypage.com ETHIOPIA: Dismal Djibouti Deadlock 02/04
af.reuters.com INTERVIEW-Djibouti will resist war with Eritrea - president 01/29
en.afrik.com Eritrea taunts Djibouti: US, France, UN send warning 01/15
un.org UN council demands Eritrea engage in efforts to resolve dispute with Djibouti 01/14
news24.com Eritrea given five weeks 01/14
bbc.co.uk UN in Eritrea pull-out ultimatum 01/14
allafrica.com East Africa: UN Council Demands Eritrea Engage in Efforts to Resolve Dispute With Djibouti 01/14
xinhuanet.com UN demands Eritrea engage in efforts to resolve dispute with Djibouti 01/14
boston.com UN demands Eritrea pullback from Dijbouti border 01/14
africanpath.com Eritrea given five weeks 01/14
vanguardngr.com The crazy Eritrea-Djibouti conflict 11/20
sudantribune.com Security Council considers action in Eritrea Djibouti dispute 10/24
news24.com Djibouti warns of war 10/24
voanews.com UN Security Council Urges Eritrea, Djibouti to Resolve Dispute   10/23
sudantribune.com Eritrea ought to cooperate for pacific solution with Djibouti - US 10/23
un.org Security Council discusses border tensions between Djibouti and Eritrea 10/23
bbc.co.uk Djibouti says Eritrea risking war 10/23
un.org Eritrea tells UN debate that United States causes or lengthens crises worldwide 09/29
africanpath.com Djibouti: Border Tension Could Escalate, Warns UN Team 09/19
news24.com UN council rebukes Eritrea 09/18
un.org Djibouti-Eritrea border tension could escalate, warns UN team 09/18
africa.reuters.com UN council rebukes Eritrea for stonewalling UN probe 09/18
africa.reuters.com UN council rebukes Eritrea for stonewalling UN probe 09/17
un.org Ban dispatches UN team to assess Djibouti-Eritrea border situation 07/31
sudantribune.com AU urges Eritrea for an immediate withdrawal from Djiboutian territories 07/03
mg.co.za AU demands Eritrea withdraws from Djibouti 07/01
africanpath.com Africa: AU to Demarcate Borders to Limit Conflicts 07/01
africa.reuters.com AU condemns Eritrean attack on Djibouti 06/30
rss.xinhuanet.com AU condemns Eritrea's military action against Djibouti 06/30
ww4report.com Eritrea crisis worsens Djibouti food shortages 06/29
africa.reuters.com AU condemns Eritrean attack on Djibouti 06/29
africa.reuters.com AU sends team to probe Eritrea-Djibouti clashes 06/27
nationmedia.com AU team probes Eritrea border clashes. The African Union has sent a team to investigate fighting between Djibouti and Eritrea close to strategic Red Sea shipping lanes, the top AU... 06/27
upi.com Djibouti, Eritrea conflict prompts concern 06/26
africa.reuters.com UN council seeks clarity on Horn of Africa clash 06/25
africa.reuters.com UN council seeks clarity on Horn of Africa clash 06/24
ww4report.com Djibouti charges Eritrea in new incursion 06/22
strategypage.com ETHIOPIA: Iran Steps In As Eritrea Attacks 06/19
news24.com Eritrea, Djibouti talks ruled out 06/17
dailystar.com.lb Eritrean leader rules out talks with Djibouti 06/17
africa.reuters.com Djibouti says France to send ships over Eritrea clash 06/16
ww4report.com French missile sinks Eritrean gunboat off Djibouti? 06/15
africa.reuters.com Djibouti president accuses Eritrea over border fight 06/15
turkishdailynews.com.tr Vets ready for battle, says Mugabe 06/14
voanews.com East African Leaders Join Condemnation of Eritrea for Attacks on Djibouti 06/14
dailystar.com.lb Eritrea blamed for incident on Djibouti border 06/14
mg.co.za France supports Djibouti in clashes with Eritrea 06/14
sudantribune.com IGAD condemns Eritrean attack on Djibouti, praises Sudan’s peace 06/14
rss.xinhuanet.com France reinforces military in Djibouti following border clash 06/14
africanpath.com African states condemn Djibouti-Eritrea border skirmishes (AFP) 06/14
news24.com Eritrea-Djibouti unrest 'a worry' 06/13
ww4report.com Eritrea at war with Djibouti; France into the breach 06/13
news24.com Eritrea rejects US criticism 06/13
un.org Security Council urges ceasefire after deadly clashes between Eritrea, Djibouti 06/13
france24.com ERITREA - DJIBOUTI: UN slams Eritrea for raids on Djibouti 06/13
africa.reuters.com Eritrea rejects U.S. criticism of Djibouti clashes 06/13
english.people.com.cn UN Security Council condemns Eritrea's attack on Djibouti 06/13
africa.reuters.com Eritrea rejects US criticism of Djibouti clashes 06/13
bbc.co.uk France backing Djibouti in 'war' 06/13
sudaneseonline.com IGAD ministerial council commends progress in CPA implementation, appreciates Abyie Roadmap 06/13
africanpath.com Eritrea-Djibouti unrest 'a worry' 06/13
allafrica.com East Africa: Clashes Between Eritrea, Djibouti Leave Several Dead 06/13
allafrica.com Eritrea: Statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs 06/13
globalsecurity.org Peace Accord Brings More Violence to Somalia 06/13
iol.co.za Eritrea clashes claim more lives 06/12
mg.co.za Eritrea denies hostile intentions 06/12
sudantribune.com Eritrea under international pressures for military escalation with Djibouti 06/12
iol.co.za Eritrea denies hostile intentions 06/12
en.afrik.com The United States monitoring activities in the Horn of Africa 06/12
allafrica.com U.S. Condemns Eritrean Border Attack 06/12
javno.com Nine Dead In Escalating Djibouti-Eritrea Clash 06/12
africa.reuters.com Nine dead in escalating Djibouti-Eritrea clash 06/12
boston.com Nine dead in escalating Djibouti-Eritrea clash 06/12
bbc.co.uk US condemns Eritrea 'aggression' 06/12
allafrica.com Eritrea: Statement On U.S. Allegations 06/12
nytimes.com World Briefing | Africa: Eritrea: Calls to Pull Troops From Djibouti Border 06/12
voanews.com Djibouti-Eritrean Clash Called Minor Incident, But Adds to Regional Volatility 06/11
sudantribune.com Two dead in Djibouti, Eritrea border clash 06/11

Summary

In 2008, soldiers clashed on the border between Eritrea and Djibouti. Djibouti hosts the only US military base in sub-Saharan Africa and is a front-line state in the global war on terrorism. In 2010, the countries signed an agreement settling the border dispute.