Army behind missing Ethiopian Shipping Lines containers
Almost all of the country's freight passes through logistics hubs owned by Ethiopian Shipping Lines, a state-owned monopoly. But for several years, hundreds of containers passing through these platforms have never been returned to the shipowners. [...]
Behind the scenes of ‘Operation METEC'
Since early November, no fewer than 64 senior executives at the military industrial complex controlled by the TPLF (Tigray People's Liberation Front) have been arrested on suspicion of corruption and human rights abuses. The Indian Ocean Newsletter has the inside [. [...]
The crucial role of the Afars in peace in the Horn
Ethiopia's race towards the Red Sea is under way, but the landlocked country can only access the ports via Afar territories. The Afars therefore find themselves at the centre of negotiations between Eritrea (with which Addis Ababa has established closer [. [...]