Ethiopia Says it Won't Entertain Former South Sudan First Vice President Riek Machar Visit


Ethiopia has issued warnings with regards to former South Sudan first Vice President Riek Machar visit. It says Machar's only welcome to the country on a temporary basis. The Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Dessalgen was quoted in an interview saying, Ethiopia will not entertain leader of an armed struggle. According to Hailemariam, Machar, will only be allowed to pass through Ethiopia in his travels. The former South Sudanese first Vice president was recently replaced by Taban deng Gai. This came after he left Juba following violence in July. He is currently in Sudan