For the past two years, fighting between the forces of Ethiopia's Tigray region and the central government has ripped Ethiopia apart. Now, troops from neighboring Eritrea have entered the fight. Is there any hope in the short- and medium-term to end the violence in Ethiopia? Three experienced Africa hands--Aurelia Brazeal and David Shinn, former US ambassadors to Ethiopia, and Amb. Hank Cohen, former assistant secretary of state for African Affairs--join FPRI's Africa Program director Amb. Charles Ray for a discussion of the current state of affairs and the prognosis for a settlement.
Charles A. Ray - Charles A. Ray, a member of the Board of Trustees and Chair of the Africa Program at the Foreign Policy Research Institute, served as US Ambassador to the Kingdom of Cambodia and the Republic of Zimbabwe.