Ethiopia orders expulsion of top UN officials for ‘meddling’

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The United States has criticised Ethiopia for expelling seven senior United Nations officials, warning it will not hesitate to impose sanctions against those obstructing humanitarian efforts.

The UN staff have been accused of “meddling” in Ethiopia’s internal affairs. They have been given 72 hours to leave.

Al Jazeera’s Diplomatic Editor James Bays reports from the United Nations.

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