Demilitarize the Red Sea

“Take up arms to wage jihad” against Ethiopia, al Shabaab spokesperson

A few days after the publication of the weekly update by Critical Threats (CT) on January 4, news began circulating about a UN helicopter being captured by al-Shabaab. The update warned that the tension between Ethiopia and Somalia, created by the port deal, may energize al-Shabaab: “the port deal has severely strained Somali-Ethiopian relations and […]

Geopolitics Of Ethiopia’s Port Deal