Wednesday, April 04, 2007

Eritrea rejects Museveni’s plea

Eritrea yesterday said it had urged Uganda to pull out of Somalia after taking the “hasty step” of sending peace-keepers to the anarchic nation where the situation was deteriorating.

During a face-to-face meeting at Massawa port, the Eritrean government said President Isaias Afeworki had told his Ugandan counterpart Yoweri Museveni he was making an error.

“President Isaias went on to say that Uganda needs to take corrective measures regarding the hasty step it took in sending troops to Somalia,” a statement on the Eritrean government website said.

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