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Egypt summons Ethiopia's envoy over comments - statement

CAIRO, Dec 30 (Reuters) - The Egyptian foreign ministry summoned the Ethiopian Chargé d’Affairs to Cairo on Wednesday to provide clarifications over comments made by the spokesman of the Ethiopian foreign ministry, it said.

The comments “touched” Egyptian internal affairs, the ministry added without providing more details.

It was not immediately clear what comments had angered Egypt.

Reporting by Mahmoud Mourad Editing by Chizu Nomiyama

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