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EU arms embargo on Eritrea and Ethiopia

In March 1999, in reaction to the war between Ethiopia and Eritrea, the Council of the European Union adopted Common Position 1999/206/CFSP imposing an arms embargo on Ethiopia and Eritrea. The embargo expired on 31 May 2001 as acknowledged in Common Position 2001/215/CFSP

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Embargo type: EU embargoes
Entry into force:
Lifted: 31 May 2001
Establishing document: 1999/206/CFSP

Documents related to this arms embargo