Institute on Global Conflict and Cooperation
Policy Brief 14: Good Fences Make Good Neighbors
- Author(s): Joireman, Sandra
- et al.
A ceasefire in the border war between Ethiopia and Eritrea is only the beginning of the process of conflictresolution that must occur for peaceto take hold. The possibility ofthe conflict erupting into violenceagain is high unless serious internaland international effort is put into thedemarcation of the border and theacceptance of that demarcated borderas fair.The United States need to build strong relations with Ethiopia as well as encourage peace and economic development.