Tagged in: The Horn


Japan sucked into Horn imbroglio

As foreign interests battle for dominance in the African Horn, Japan seeks to safeguard its access to its vital trade routes.

Can Abiy Ahmed calm the Horn?

Abiy Ahmed, Ethiopia’s 42-year old Prime Minister is attempting to build on the peace agreement signed with Eritrea last year and position himself as a …

The return of Russia to Africa

What does Russia want from Africa? What is behind Vladimir Putin’s ‘Pivot to Africa’ strategy? What are the benefits as well as the dangers of this new alliance?

New power balance emerges in The Horn

The stunning rapprochement between Ethiopia and Eritrea, ending a bitter, two-decade-long conflict, is likely to lead to a redrawing of the geopolitical map of The …