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President holds weekend talks with Ethiopia

President Omar Hassan al-Bashir of Sudan and Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi of Ethiopia took advantage of Saturday's inauguration of Djibouti's new president, Ismail Omar Guelleh, to hold talks designed to improve cool relations between their two countries, Radio Omdurman reported on Sunday. The two men stressed the importance of restoring normal relations - soured by accusations that each has helped the other's rebel movements -for the stability of the Horn of Africa.


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