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Peace accord in July 2018

Leaders from Eritrea and Ethiopia officially declare an end to their countries' 20-year border conflict.

The long-term enemies have signed a "joint delcaration of peace and friendship." The rapprochement takes place 20 years after the two neighbors started a border war that killed tens of thousands of people.

  1. Deutsche Welle
Ethiopia, Eritrea officially end war | DW | 09.07.2018