Ethiopia reads mischief in Egypt plan for Somaliland military base

Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed (left) and Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi. PHOTOS | FILE | AFP

What you need to know:

  • Egypt and Somaliland discussed Cairo's proposal to set up a military facility in the State.
  • Its not yet known if Somaliland has accepted Egypt's proposal.
  • Addis Ababa's reaction comes days after an Egyptian delegation met Somaliland President Musa Bihi Abdi in Hargeisa.

Addis Ababa. Ethiopia on Monday warned Egypt to refrain from establishing any military base that would pose a security threat to the East African region.

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