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Zeray Hailemariam
About Zeray Hailemariam (15 Articles)
Zeray hailemariam Abebe is a scholar of International Relations and is researcher in the horn of Africa’s conflict, inter-state relations and cooperation. He blogs at HornAffairs and can be reached at zazeha@gmail.com

Isaias Afeworki shooting to all directions – To achieve what?

Thursday, December 22, 2016 @ 7:35 pm

This piece of article is to examine the hostile foreign policy of Eritrea, under President Isaias Afeworki, in the last 25 years: the motive behind and the realization of the intended goals. Eritrean scholars are welcomed to respond to this article [...]

PR and Media Works:  The Most Misguided Profession in Ethiopia

Saturday, December 10, 2016 @ 4:32 am

It is estimated that the emerging importance of public relation begun in the late 19 century. However, it has begun to be taken seriously as one instrument of success by different organizations lately in the 1970s. Various scholars around the world [...]

Egypt’s destructive policy: The response of the Horn of Africa

Sunday, October 23, 2016 @ 5:13 am

Unlike in the past, Egyptian hidden agenda to keep the horn of Africa in crisis came to be challenged by Somalia, Somaliland, South Sudan, the Sudan and Ethiopia. These countries assured that they will not die for the greedy cause of Egypt in this [...]

Ethiopia deserves a seat in UN Security Council

Saturday, February 6, 2016 @ 11:44 pm

The African heads of state and government summit held on January 30, 2016 has decided Ethiopia to participate in the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) for two years representing Africa. Thus, following her request to the AU, the foreign [...]

China: 10+ million people out of poverty in just 3 years

Monday, March 16, 2015 @ 10:13 pm

Chinese officials revealed that more than 10 million people have been lifted out of poverty for the past three consecutive years. Albeit, the current Chinese government is considered to be the first country in the world that has been able to lift [...]

Use a telescope to look ahead to future Sino-US ties: FM

Friday, March 13, 2015 @ 1:50 am

President Xi Jinping’s upcoming state visit to the US, scheduled for autumn this year, will infuse momentum into the new model of major-country relations between the two countries, China’s Foreign Minister Wang Yi said on Sunday at a press [...]

China pledges to deepen economic reforms

Sunday, March 8, 2015 @ 2:11 am

In his government work report to the annual session of the National People’s Congress (NPC) which opened Thursday, Premier Li Keqiang pledged fresh breakthroughs in major reforms, saying he would work to generate new momentum for development. The [...]

Somalia: A Federal System in the Making

Wednesday, January 14, 2015 @ 1:37 am

(…..and Ethiopia’s role in the eye of Somali people) Somalia positioned in the horn of Africa has been swayed by deadly war for the last over two decades. After the demise of the totalitarian communist president Siad Barre, the country was [...]

Somalia: Now Open for Business

Sunday, November 9, 2014 @ 5:35 pm

Understandably, it will not be an easy task to induce the international community that Somalia is peaceful and ready for doing business and investment. It is true that Somalia was taken into devastating war in the last two decades. Nevertheless, [...]

Things the Africans should learn from China

Sunday, October 12, 2014 @ 12:46 am

“If you give a person a fish for a day, he eats for a day but if you teach him how to fish, he eats his entire life”: a Chinese proverb in practice in Africa! Conceivably, it is time that for we Africans initiate to inquiry the very stuffs we [...]

Ethiopia, Egypt: The Choice is To Swim or To Sink Together

Wednesday, March 19, 2014 @ 11:52 pm

Introduction It is proofed scrutiny that the economic integration among African nations is extremely poor as a result Africans have been experiencing acute poverty. Though complex in nature, Africa’s quagmires are partially as result of the poor [...]

Ethiopian troops in Somalia: Perceptions and Reality

Tuesday, February 11, 2014 @ 1:37 am

(Zeray Hailemariam) Introduction Ethiopia was among the vigorous founding member states of the League of Nations and UN respectively before the independence of African states achieved. It has wholeheartedly contributed both to the establishment of [...]