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Abu Dhabi, UAESaturday 27 February 2021

Leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea meet in Abu Dhabi Presidential Palace - in pictures

Abiy Ahmed and Isaias Afwerki received a warm welcome when the former rivals met in UAE's capital on Tuesday

Years of conflict seemed to be at an end when Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed, Crown Prince of Abu Dhabi and Deputy Supreme Commander of the Armed Forces, welcomed the leaders of two formerly warring states at the Presidential Palace.

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki were honoured with the Order of Zayed when the meeting happened on Tuesday.


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