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China’s Special Envoy For the Horn of Africa Makes Final Preparations Ahead of Next Week’s Peace Conference

Chinese Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa, Xue Bing, meeting with Beijing-based diplomats from HoA countries. Image via @WuPeng_MFAChina.

China’s Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa met last week with diplomatic representatives from the eight Horn of Africa countries to go over details ahead of next Monday’s first-ever Chinese-sponsored HoA peace conference that it’s co-hosting with the Ethiopian government.

Per Chinese diplomatic protocol, no details about the agenda or even who will attend have been made public.

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