Eritrea 'region's trouble-maker'
The leaders of Ethiopia, Sudan and Yemen have criticised neighbouring Eritrea, saying it is working to destabilise the entire region. Sudan’s President Omar al-Bashir accused Eritrea of arming and training rebels in the western Darfur state. Ethiopia’s leader denied that the three countries were forming an anti-Eritrea alliance but warned that each state could “face Eritrea individually”. The three leaders are also discussing ways of fighting the al-Qaeda network. Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Meles Zenawai is hosting Mr Bashir and Yemen President Ali Abdullah Saleh in Addis Ababa after the three countries signed a pact in October. Full Story