Ethiopian forces launch attacks on three militant camps inside Eritrea.
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- Leaders from Eritrea and Ethiopia officially declare an end to their countries' 20-year border conflict.
- International air travel resumes between Eritrea and Ethiopia for the first time since 1998.
- Ethiopia agrees to "fully accept" the outcome of the Algiers Agreement of 2000, which ruled that disputed areas, including the border town of Badme which Ethiopia currently occupies, are Eritrean territory.
- The United Nations accuses Eritrea of attempting to bomb an African Union summit in Ethiopia.
- A six-nation east African regional bloc consisting of Djibouti, Ethiopia, Kenya, Somalia, Sudan and Uganda urges global sanctions on Eritrea for backing Islamist rebels in neighbouring war-torn Somalia.