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On November 9, 2021, Zambia evacuated its citizens from Ethiopia.

This came as violence in the East African nation worsened on its first year anniversary.  The action by Zambia’s President Hakainde Hichilema gave a perspective of what was happening in the country that was never colonized.

His Twitter post read in part that the life of every Zambian mattered wherever they were.

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The evacuation of Zambians was just the cascading of the spillover effects of the turmoil in the Horn of Africa nation. It is also the tip of the iceberg of the political uncertainty in the country where Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has called on citizens to take up arms and protect their country.

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