German minister expresses optimism af...

German minister expresses optimism after visit to Eritrea

A decline in migrants from Eritrea is expected after the country and Ethiopia have made peace, Germany's development minister said Friday after visiting the long-reclusive country. Eritrea has been a major source of migrants fleeing toward Europe and elsewhere, but a dramatic diplomatic thaw in recent months with Ethiopia and its new prime minister has brought fresh attention from the international community.

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