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By: Michael Horton December 17, 2020 Publication: Terrorism Monitor Volume: 18 Issue: 23 Ethiopia is a key prize in the scramble for influence and power in the Horn of Africa and broader Red Sea region. With its natural resources, population of 110 million, and well-equipped military, Ethiopia has become an African power. The nation’s capital, Addis Ababa, moreover, hosts the African Union headquarters, and the country is one of the few African nations never to be colonized. [1] Ethiopia has accordingly long played an outsized role in African and sub-regional politics. For much of the last decade, successive Ethiopian governments have…

Latest Ethiopian News and Point of View 24/7

By: Michael Horton December 17, 2020 Publication: Terrorism Monitor Volume: 18 Issue: 23 Ethiopia is a key prize in the scramble for influence and power in the Horn of Africa and broader Red Sea region. With its natural resources, population of 110 million, and well-equipped military, Ethiopia has become an African power. The nation’s capital, Addis Ababa, moreover, hosts the African Union headquarters, and the country is one of the few African nations never to be colonized. [1] Ethiopia has accordingly long played an outsized role in African and sub-regional politics. For much of the last decade, successive Ethiopian governments have…