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Ethiopia

Seyoum Mesfin

Date of Birth: 25/01/1949
Place of Birth: Tigray province


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Storm after the storm

Moving mountains The pro-Meles group, known as the 'Palace group', includes Foreign Minister Seyoum Mesfin, Ambassador to Washington Berhane Gebre Christos and security chief Kinfe Gebremedhin...


Meles the winner

With crucial backing from the military and security services, Foreign Minister Seyoum Mesfin and Meles survived the crucial vote at last Sunday's CC meeting, 17 to 12...


Ceasefire under threat

At the United Nations General Assembly in early October, Ethiopian Foreign Minister Seyoum Mesfin repeated that Eritrea, 'ruled by the whim of one man', was 'a major source of instability in our sub-region', exploiting Somalia's chaos to 'advance its irresponsible policy of destabilising countries in the Horn of Africa'...


Moving deadlines

Issayas recently called the ruling Ethiopian Peoples’ Revolutionary Democratic Front an ‘empty kettle’; Ethiopian Foreign Minister Seyoum Mesfin told the UN General Assembly about the ‘known irrationality bordering on the insane in Eritrea’...


Brothers at war

Meles prefers to operate by consensus and was shaken by the criticism, some of it from close colleagues, including Foreign Minister Seyoum Mesfin and Chief of Staff General Tsadkan Gebretensae...


On the border

At the core of today’s MLLT are Ethiopian Premier Meles Zenawi, Foreign Minister Seyoum Mesfin (known as Seyoum Mussa during the war), Siye Abraha and Abai Tsehaye, the party ideologue reported to be pushing the hardest anti-Eritrean line today...


Last ditch

Ethiopian Foreign Minister Seyoum Mesfin said he was pleased with the outcome of the OAU investigation, not least because it had ascertained that the Badme area was under Ethiopian administration prior to the start of the crisis...


Murder in the family

By 19 May, Ethiopian Foreign Minister Seyoum Mesfin was warning of the danger of full-scale conflict if Eritrea did not unconditionally withdraw...


Cross-border

Ethiopian Foreign Minister Seyoum Mesfin chose an odd day to condemn outside interference in Somalia: 18 March, the day Ethiopian troops again crossed into Somalia’s Gedo Region to attack Al Itahad al Islami...


Cautious but determined

He was re-elected Chairman and his closest associates remain unchallenged in the Politbureau: Tewolde Woldemariam, head of the TPLF’s organisational department and now Deputy Chairman; Foreign Minister Seyoum Mesfin; and the Chief of Staff, Major General Tsadkan Gebretensae...


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