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Eight killed in Ethiopia blast blamed on Eritrea-police

March 13, 2008

Ethiopia has often accused Eritrea of being behind blasts on its territory.

Demash also said “many” young Eritreans, including soldiers had
crossed into Ethiopia in recent days — without giving more information.

The two Horn of Africa neighbours, which fought each other in a
two-year war ending in 2000, are locked in a bitter impasse over their
1,000 km (620 mile) border. (Reporting by Tsegaye Tadesse)

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