Ethiopia Calls for Restraint
Ethiopia is following closely developments on the Djibouti and Eritrea border after the withdrawal of Qatari soldiers from previously held position between Djibouti and Eritrea to separate the two forces.
Ethiopia fully supports the statement issued on the situation on 17th of June 2017 by the Chairperson of AU Commission, including the deployment of fact finding mission to the area.
Ethiopia also calls all parties to the conflict for restraint from escalating tensions and resolve differences in peaceful means.
It encourages the United Nations to support in this endeavor.
Ministry of Foreign Affairs
18 June 2017