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Wed, Mar 3, 2021

The unintended consequence of Ethiopia’s civil war might be a border war with Sudan

Ethiopia is at war with itself—and the international community is struggling to respond. The stakes in Tigray are high and the civilian toll could be considerable. But there’s another scenario, with the potential to exact an even higher toll, that many observers are overlooking: conventional war that could break out at any moment between Sudan and Ethiopia and their many allied proxies.

AfricaSource by Cameron Hudson

Africa Conflict

Wed, Feb 10, 2021

WFP head offers readout on Horn of Africa trip

On Wednesday, February 10, the Africa Center had the privilege of welcoming back Gov. David Beasley, executive director of the United Nations World Food Programme (WFP), to the Atlantic Council platform for a private virtual briefing on his latest trip to the Horn of Africa, where he met with civilian and military leaders in Sudan, South Sudan, and Ethiopia.

Event Recap by Africa Center

Africa Conflict

Wed, Feb 10, 2021

Sudan’s outgoing state minister of foreign affairs reflects on regional issues

On Wednesday, February 10, the Africa Center hosted a private virtual roundtable featuring H.E. Omer Gamereldin Ismail, the outgoing Sudanese state minister of foreign affairs, for a discussion on key regional and bilateral issues for Sudan.

Event Recap by Africa Center

Africa Conflict

Mon, Jan 25, 2021

Hudson quoted in the Financial Times on relations between Sudan and Western countries

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa East Africa

Mon, Jan 25, 2021

Hudson quoted in The National on the relationship between Sudan and AFRICOM

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa East Africa

Sun, Jan 10, 2021

Hudson quoted in Bloomberg on US policy in the Horn of Africa

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa East Africa

Fri, Jan 8, 2021

Hudson quoted in African Business on the normalization of diplomatic ties between Israel and Sudan

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa East Africa

Wed, Jan 6, 2021

Hudson joins NPR to discuss US support of Sudanese debt relief

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa Economy & Business

Wed, Jan 6, 2021

Hudson joins PRI’s The World to discuss the impact of debt relief on Sudan’s transitioning government

In the News by Atlantic Council

Africa Economy & Business

Wed, Jan 6, 2021

Hudson quoted in Bloomberg on increased border tensions between Amhara militias and Sudan

In the News by Atlantic Council

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