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Ethiopia, Mali and Guinea booted from US trade pact over rights violations

January 02, 2022 9:31 pm

The US removed Ethiopia, Mali and Guinea from the African Growth and Opportunity Act due to rights violations and military coups.

The Nobel Peace Prize that paved the way for war

December 15, 2021 9:46 pm

New evidence shows that Ethiopia’s prime minister, Abiy Ahmed, had been planning a military campaign in the northern Tigray region for months before war erupted one year ago.

Ethiopia’s Tigray conflict has impacted an unlikely group—hundreds of Indian professors

December 04, 2021 12:31 pm

While the respect and goodwill cultivated over decades by Indian educators in Ethiopia has remained, the ongoing domestic turbulence has resulted in concerns for the future of the large community of Indian academics in the country and whether they will still be able to contribute to the country’s education system.

Six Sudanese soldiers killed in Ethiopian attack: Sudan military

November 28, 2021 4:33 pm

Sudan's army said in a statement on Facebook that groups of the Ethiopian army and militias attacked its forces in Al-Fashaga Al-sughra, which resulted in deaths.

'You can't even cry loudly': Counting Ethiopia's war dead

November 15, 2021 6:35 pm

Tigrayans, a minority of some 6 million, were encircled as a falling-out with Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, the 2019 Nobel Peace Prize winner, turned deadly

Explained: Escalation of Ethiopia's Tigray crisis and its implications

November 11, 2021 6:46 pm

The conflict in Ethiopia had started in November last year, when Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed ordered a military offensive against rebel forces in the northern region of Tigray.

Ethiopia detains UN staffers, accuses them of 'terror act'

November 10, 2021 9:32 am

Ethiopia's government has said it's detaining people suspected of supporting the rival Tigray forces who have been fighting the government for the past year.

The Ethiopian crisis needs urgent resolution

November 11, 2021 7:29 am

Gurjit Singh writes: It is best to allow Africa to solve this problem, with the rest of the world helping overcome stumbling blocks and setting up humanitarian corridors

New alliance wants to oust Ethiopia's PM by talks or force

November 06, 2021 12:41 pm

Announcing the formation of the United Front of Ethiopian Federalist and Confederalist Forces at an event in Washington, the alliance said it was setting up a command to coordinate military and political efforts.

UN Security Council calls for end to Ethiopia hostilities

November 06, 2021 11:18 am

The US special envoy for the Horn of Africa, Jeffrey Feltman, arrived in Addis Ababa to press for a halt to military operations and a start to ceasefire talks.


Ethiopian Airlines flight bound for Nairobi crashes, kills all 157 on board

March 12, 2019 10:16 am

A list of the dead released by Ethiopian Airlines included passengers from China, the United States, Saudi Arabia, Nepal, Israel, India and Somalia. Kenya lost 32 citizens. Canada, 18. Several countries including the United States lost four or more people