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Following the Tigray conflict, the rocky road to peace in Ethiopia

A Tigrayan refugee places a cross made from twigs on the banks of a river marking the border between Ethiopia and Sudan where bodies frequently wash up. Photo by Ashraf Shazly/AFP via Getty Images Mukesh Kapila, University of Manchester All wars end. So will the Tigray conflict. But when and how will peace come, and will it be sustained? What …

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Rwanda genocide: Macron forgiveness plea resets historic ties

French president Emmanuel Macron lays a wreath on a mass grave at the Kigali Genocide Memorial on 27 May 2021. EPA-EFE/Eugene Uwimana Jonathan Beloff, SOAS, University of London French president Emmanuel Macron has just paid his first state visit to Rwanda. While many world leaders have visited the central African nation of 13 million, including past French presidents, such as …

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