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Climate change is putting Ethiopia’s biggest export at risk – Eyewitness News

Eyewitness NewsClimate change is putting Ethiopia's biggest export at riskEyewitness NewsBut coffee-growing areas in eastern Ethiopia have seen the average temperature climb 1.3 degrees Celsius (2.3 degrees Fahrenheit) over the past three decades, according to the Environment, Climate Change and Coffee Forest Forum (ECCCFF), ...and more »
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Ethiopia Announces Peace Deal With Eritrea – NPR

NPREthiopia Announces Peace Deal With EritreaNPRHeard on Morning Edition · Eyder Peralta · Twitter. Ethiopia's Parliament announced an early end to a state of emergency and then the ruling party decided to unilaterally, and without any conditions, accept a peace deal with its neighbor Eritrea. Facebook
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FAO evaluates Ethiopian animal health surveillance system – Animal Pharm

Animal PharmFAO evaluates Ethiopian animal health surveillance systemAnimal PharmEthiopia's livestock surveillance systems have been assessed by the FAO and Ethiopian government veterinary experts. Already a subscriber? Please sign in below to continue reading. Sign In. Thanks, we've sent a link to reset your password ...
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Crocodile Kills Ethiopian Pastor During Baptism

A Protestant pastor who was baptising followers near a lake in northern Ethiopia has been killed by a crocodile, police and residents have told BBC Amharic. About 80 people were being baptised when Pastor Docho Eshete lost his life on Sunday morning, at ...
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Ethiopia to allow privatisation of Ethiopian Airlines, telecoms

Ethiopia will open its national carrier Ethiopian Airlines and state-owned telecom company to investors for the first time by selling minority stakes in the two firms. The move is part of a wider effort by Ethiopia’s new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed to ...
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Top news items in major Ethiopian media outlets

ADDIS ABABA, June 6 (Xinhua) -- The following are news highlights in Ethiopia's major media outlets on Wednesday. -- Executive Committee of the Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) in its Tuesday's session has passed decision to ...
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Crocodile kills pastor during mass baptism ceremony in Ethiopian lake

A pastor performing a mass lakeside baptism was attacked and killed by a crocodile in Ethiopia. A Protestant pastor has been killed by a crocodile during a baptism ceremony in an Ethiopian lake, the BBC has reported. Docho Eshete and about 80 members of ...
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Ethiopia to dispose of minority stake in Ethiopian Airlines

The Ethiopian government has announced plans to privatize Ethiopian Airlines (ET, Addis Ababa) among other parastatals as it seeks to shore up depleted foreign currency reserves. A statement issued on June 5, 2018, by the Executive Committee of the ruling ...
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Ethiopia to ‘Fully Accept’ Eritrea Peace Deal From 2000 – New York Times

New York TimesEthiopia to 'Fully Accept' Eritrea Peace Deal From 2000New York TimesEthiopia announced Tuesday that it would accept a 2000 peace agreement with Eritrea over their disputed border, potentially a major step toward resolving one of post-colonial Africa's bloodiest and most protracted conflicts. A statement by the ...Ethiopia says it is ready to implement Eritrea peace deal and privatize parts of the economyWashington PostEthiopia 'accepts peace deal' to end Eritrea border war - BBC NewsBBC NewsEthiopia accepts peace deal with longtime rival EritreaAljazeera.comFinancial Times -Wall Street Journal -CNNall 98 news articles »
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Hadar Archaeological Site – Atlas Obscura

Atlas ObscuraHadar Archaeological SiteAtlas ObscuraOn November 24, 1974, paleoanthropologist Donald Johanson spotted something odd poking out from a dry gully within the archeological site around Hadar, Ethiopia. There, a thin arm bone was visible against the dry, dusty earth. Johanson kept looking and ...
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Climate change forcing Ethiopia’s coffee to higher ground | IOL … – Independent Online

Independent OnlineClimate change forcing Ethiopia's coffee to higher ground | IOL ...Independent OnlineFew countries take coffee as seriously as Ethiopia - and that's not only because it prides itself as being the source of the prized Arabica bean.and more »
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A pastor performed a baptism in a lake. A crocodile killed him. – Washington Post

Washington PostA pastor performed a baptism in a lake. A crocodile killed him.Washington PostA Protestant pastor was killed by a crocodile during a baptism ceremony in an Ethiopian lake, according to the BBC. Docho Eshete and about 80 members of his congregation gathered Sunday morning at the southern end of Lake Abaya — close to a national ...Crocodile kills vicar during mass baptism in EthiopiaTelegraph.co.ukCrocodile kills pastor as he baptises followers on lake in EthiopiaThe IndependentPastor performed a baptism in an Ethiopian lake. A crocodile killed himToronto StarThe Sydney Morning Herald -Newsweek -BBC News -borkena.comall 53 news articles »
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Pastor performed a baptism in an Ethiopian lake. A crocodile killed him.

A Protestant pastor was killed by a crocodile during a baptism ceremony in an Ethiopian lake, according to the BBC. Docho Eshete and about 80 members of his congregation gathered Sunday morning at the southern end of Lake Abaya — close to a national park ...
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Crocodile kills Ethiopian pastor during lake baptism

A crocodile has killed a Protestant pastor who was baptising followers near a lake in southern Ethiopia. Docho Eshete was conducting the ceremony for about 80 people on Sunday morning at Lake Abaya in Arba Minch town's Merkeb Tabya district. Residents and ...
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Ethiopia says it is ready to implement Eritrea peace deal and privatize parts of the economy – Washington Post

Washington PostEthiopia says it is ready to implement Eritrea peace deal and privatize parts of the economyWashington PostADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia's ruling party announced plans Tuesday to implement a long-moribund peace deal with Eritrea, opening the way for improved relations after 18 years of hostility. The surprise announcement also included plans to allow ...Ethiopia 'accepts peace deal' to end Eritrea border warBBC News'Opening' for investors as Ethiopia lifts state of emergencyCNBCEthiopia lifts state of emergency two months earlyCNNFinancial Times -Reuters -addisstandard.comall 99 news articles »
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Ethiopia abduction Briton feared ‘assassination’ – BBC News

BBC NewsEthiopia abduction Briton feared 'assassination'BBC NewsA man from Islington who was kidnapped and held for four years on death row in Ethiopia says he feared he was going to be "assassinated" despite being freed. Andy Tsege had been accused of plotting a coup against the Ethiopian government and was ...Ethiopia abduction Briton feared 'assassination' - BBC NewsBBC Newsall 2 news articles »
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OPINION: Africa can learn great lessons from Ethiopia | IOL … – Independent Online

Independent OnlineOPINION: Africa can learn great lessons from Ethiopia | IOL ...Independent OnlineWhile a good part of the world celebrated the switch-over into the new millennium in 2000, Ethiopia only did so at the end ...and more »
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Museveni To Award Ethiopian Pm The Pearl Of Africa Medal – New Vision

New VisionMuseveni To Award Ethiopian Pm The Pearl Of Africa MedalNew VisionBiggest News Source for News in Uganda and the East African Region ,Breaking news in Uganda and Daily news and the latest from Uganda.New Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed Ali for first visit to UgandaIndependentall 3 news articles »
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Ethiopia to privatise parts of Ethiopian Airlines, telecom

Ethiopia will sell off parts of its major state-owned industries including Ethiopian Airlines and the country's lone telecom company, the ruling party announced on Tuesday. While the government will continue to hold the largest stake in these companies ...
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Ethiopian ambassador threatens diplomatic crisis after police accost monks – The Times of Israel

The Times of IsraelEthiopian ambassador threatens diplomatic crisis after police accost monksThe Times of IsraelThe Ethiopian ambassador to Israel, Tsegay Berha Hadera, warned Monday that the forced eviction by police of Ethiopian monks from a complex owned by the Ethiopian church in Jerusalem could spark a diplomatic crisis if not addressed immediately.
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UN Migration Agency Completes Movement of 233 Ethiopian Migrants Out of Yemen – ReliefWeb

ReliefWebUN Migration Agency Completes Movement of 233 Ethiopian Migrants Out of YemenReliefWebHudaydah – An IOM chartered sea vessel arrived early this morning (05/06) in Djibouti carrying 132 Ethiopian migrants bringing the total migrants evacuated since last week to 233. The IOM vessel departed the port city of Hudaydah which has been ...
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Ethiopian pastor killed by crocodile during lake baptism

A pastor has died after a crocodile mauled him as he baptised believers in a lake in Ethiopia. Protestant minister Docho Eshetu was conducting a mass baptism on the shore of Lake Abaya, near the town of Arba Minch, in the south-western part of the country ...
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Ethiopian parliament votes to end state of emergency

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – Ethiopian lawmakers voted Tuesday to lift a state of emergency imposed three months ago across the country to curb widespread anti- government protests. The ending of the emergency rule two months before it was due to expire is ...
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Briton on death row in Ethiopia saw news of release on Facebook – The Guardian

The GuardianBriton on death row in Ethiopia saw news of release on FacebookThe GuardianA British citizen released last week after being imprisoned on death row in Ethiopia said he only found out that he would be freed after a government official commented on an appeal on Facebook. Andargachew Tsege, who has been an outspoken critic of ...and more »
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China scales back investment in Ethiopia – Financial Times

Financial TimesChina scales back investment in EthiopiaFinancial TimesChina is scaling back investment in Ethiopia in the face of rising foreign exchange shortages and government debt, highlighting the fragility of the African nation's economy as the new prime minister prioritises political reform to quell three years of ...Ethiopia moves to lift state of emergency two months early as tensions easeWashington PostEthiopia ministers OK draft law to lift state of emergencyCNBCEthiopia will end its state of emergency early, as part of widening political reformsQuartzBBC News -Reutersall 90 news articles »
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New Ethiopian PM clears way to lift state of emergency – Financial Times

Financial TimesNew Ethiopian PM clears way to lift state of emergencyFinancial TimesEthiopia's cabinet has approved lifting the country's state of emergency two months early, the clearest sign yet of how Abiy Ahmed, the new prime minister, is transforming a country wracked by more than two years of deadly anti-government protests.Ethiopia cabinet drafts early end to state of emergencyBBC NewsEthiopia moves to lift state of emergency two months early as tensions easeWashington PostEthiopia to lift state of emergency earlyafricanewsXinhua -UPI.comall 90 news articles »
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Shopping Habits of Ethiopian Consumers 2016 – Research and Markets – Business Wire (press release)

Shopping Habits of Ethiopian Consumers 2016 - Research and MarketsBusiness Wire (press release)Ethiopia has experienced an outstanding rapid and stable double-digit growth over the past decade with an average real GDP growth of 10.8 percent. Within this period, the service and manufacturing sectors developed rapidly over and above the primary ...and more »
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Ethiopia: Clinton-Trump Mud Fight Frazzles Ethiopian Americans – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Clinton-Trump Mud Fight Frazzles Ethiopian AmericansAllAfrica.comAt close to five percent, Arlington is a county which hosts the third largest Ethiopian community in North America, next to Wheaton and Takoma Park, both in the nearby state of Maryland. Girma always votes for candidates from the Democratic Party ...and more »
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Special envoy to His Highness the Amir opens Kuwaiti-financed medical center in Ethiopia

KUWAIT, Nov 3 (KUNA) -- The Special envoy to His Highness the Amir Sheikh Sabah Al-Ahmad Al-Jaber Al-Sabah and the Amiri Diwan advisor Muhammad Abdullah Abu Al-Hasan inaugurated Thursday a Kuwaiti-financed medical center affiliated to the African Union (AU ...
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Ethiopia reshuffles cabinet after waves of protests – Sudan Tribune … – Sudan Tribune

Geeska AfrikaEthiopia reshuffles cabinet after waves of protests - Sudan Tribune ...Sudan TribuneBy Tesfa-Alem Tekle November 01, 2016 (ADDIS ABABA) - The Ethiopian Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn has reshuffled his cabinet, appointing (...)Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has reshuffled his Cabinet.Geeska AfrikaEthiopian reshuffle offers concessions to protestersBusiness Recorder (press release) (registration) (blog)Ethiopia has 'Evidence' of Egypt and Eritrea Sponsoring Opposition ...ZegabiMENAFN.COMall 16 news articles »
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Ethiopia: Clinton-Trump Mud Fight Frazzles Ethiopian Americans

On a foggy and showery afternoon on Wednesday, Girma Wegderes, 53, was busy at his work place at Colonial Parking, on Vermont Avenue, NW, Washington D.C., attending vehicles coming and departing almost every minute. Working alongside his co-worker, Nigus ...
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Ethiopia: Unrest Worries Foreign Investors

In Ethiopia, millions of dollars in investment went up in smoke as protesters attacked foreign companies in the Oromia region. The violence prompted the declaration of a state of emergency last month. But one foreign company managed to stave off an attack ...
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Ethiopia: EU Supports Fresh Start for Returnees in Ethiopia

ADDIS ABABA (HAN) November 3.2016.Public Diplomacy & Regional Security News. By Null Coletta Wanjohi. With restrictions on migration tightening in Europe, many would-be asylum seekers from Ethiopia are choosing to return home. An organization funded by ...
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Investors shy away from Ethiopia in the wake of violent protests

ALAGA DORE (HAN) November 3.2016.Public Diplomacy & Regional Security News. By Paul Schemm. The smell of rotting mango and passion fruit still hung in the air over the blackened shell of a juice factory near this village more than two weeks after the ...
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Sisters run semi-orphanages after Ethiopia cuts back international adoptions

Though Catholics make up less than 1 percent of the population in Ethiopia, Catholic sisters have always had a strong presence in the country, especially in the area of children's orphanages. The Missionaries of Charity sisters alone had 19 orphanages ...
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Ethiopia reshuffles cabinet after waves of protests – Sudan Tribune

November 01, 2016 (ADDIS ABABA) – The Ethiopian Prime Minister, Hailemariam Desalegn has reshuffled his cabinet, appointing 21 new members. PNG – 227 kb; Ethiopian prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn (Allafrica). The prime minister's move comes …
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The Weeknd Sampled Legendary Ethiopian Singer Aster Aweke on ‘False Alarm’ – Okayafrica

OkayafricaThe Weeknd Sampled Legendary Ethiopian Singer Aster Aweke on 'False Alarm'OkayafricaIn an interview with Light, Tesfaye called Aweke “the Whitney Houston of Ethiopia.” He's previously referred to her (in the interview with VMAN) as one of his “subconscious inspirations” alongside fellow Ethiopians he grew up listening to like Tilahun ...
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Investors Getting Nervous About Ethiopia

ALAGA DORE, Ethi­o­pia — The smell of rotting mango and passion fruit still hung in the air over the blackened shell of a juice factory near this village more than two weeks after the plant was looted and burned by an aggrieved mob. As employees swept ...
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Ethiopia reshuffles cabinet after waves of protests

The prime minister’s move comes over three weeks after Ethiopia imposed a state of emergency to contain a wave of violent anti-government protests. The Ethiopia’s parliament has unanimously approved 21 ministers proposed by Desalegn. The new ministers ...
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Swiss police raid mosque, detain 8, after Ethiopian imam allegedly ordered killing of Muslims – Toronto Star

Toronto StarSwiss police raid mosque, detain 8, after Ethiopian imam allegedly ordered killing of MuslimsToronto StarIn a public sermon on Oct. 21, the Ethiopian imam allegedly called for the killing and denunciation of Muslims who refuse to participate in common prayers at the mosque, the statement said. Prosecutors have opened a criminal investigation centring on ...Swiss police raid mosque, detain 8, after Ethiopian imam allegedly ordered…nazret.comSwiss police detain imam over 'call to kill Muslims'Digital Journalall 21 news articles »
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Ethiopia Unrest Worries Foreign Investors – VOA News – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaEthiopia Unrest Worries Foreign Investors - VOA NewsVoice of AmericaMillions of dollars in investment went up in smoke as protesters attacked foreign companies in the Oromia region.and more »
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Ex-Ethiopia Foreign Affairs chief gets AU praise, replacement congratulated

Ambassador Smail Chergui, the African Union (AU) Commissioner for Peace and Security has lauded Ethiopia’s former foreign minister, Dr Tedros Adhanom, for his sterling performance during his reign as the country’s top diplomat. Chergui also wished the ...
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Ethiopian Unrest Triggers Collapse in Tourism – allAfrica.com – AllAfrica.com

Geeska AfrikaEthiopian Unrest Triggers Collapse in Tourism - allAfrica.comAllAfrica.comA wave of anti-government protests and the imposition of a state of emergency has triggered a collapse in tourism bookings in Ethiopia, underlining the effect the ...Ethiopia 'Releases 2,000 Detainees' - Geeska Afrika OnlineGeeska AfrikaEthiopia on the brink? Politics and protest in the horn of Africa ...Reliefweball 5 news articles »
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Ethiopia Appoints 21 New Ministers Amid State of Emergency – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaEthiopia Appoints 21 New Ministers Amid State of EmergencyVoice of AmericaFILE - Ethiopia's Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn is seen in his office in the capital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, March 17, 2016. Announcing the reshuffle, Desalegn said the new ministers were picked for competence and commitment rather than “party ...Ethiopian PM announces new cabinet - Anadolu AgencyAnadolu AgencyEthiopia reshuffles government, two Oromos occupy key positionsafricanewsEthiopia's prime minister reshuffles cabinet after protestsFinancial TimesReuters -International Business Times UKall 32 news articles »
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Ethiopia ‘Releases 2000 Detainees’ Held Under State of Emergency – Newsweek

NewsweekEthiopia 'Releases 2000 Detainees' Held Under State of EmergencyNewsweekUpdated | Ethiopia has released around 2,000 people detained for partaking in recent anti-government protests, according to the country's defense minister. The Ethiopian government imposed a six-month nationwide state of emergency on October 9 after ...Ethiopia says 2,000 arrested and released in emergency | WTOPWTOPEthiopia: Slums in the city center slowly disappearingafricanewsLegal Analysis of Ethiopia's State of EmergencyHuman Rights WatchDevex -Sudan Tribune -Daily Mailall 51 news articles »
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Ethiopian Unrest Hits Country’s Tourism Industry – VOA News – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaEthiopian Unrest Hits Country's Tourism Industry - VOA NewsVoice of AmericaFILE - In this Sunday, Oct. 2, 2016 file photo, protesters chant slogans against the government during a march in Bishoftu, in the Oromia region of Ethiopia. Share.and more »
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UNHCR records rising flows of S. Sudanese refugees into Ethiopia – Sudan Tribune

UNHCR records rising flows of S. Sudanese refugees into EthiopiaSudan TribuneThe UN refugee agency said 42,684 South Sudanese refugees have arrived in Ethiopia's Gambela region, since 3 September. Among the new arrivals, the world body said, are women and children. Renewed fighting in parts of the young nation is blamed for ...
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Ethiopia wants more business from South Africa

the minister counsellor of business promotion at the Ethiopian embassy in Pretoria. However, at an investment briefing organised by the Gordon Institute of Business Science this week, PPC and Group Five, which are establishing themselves in the country ...
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TEAM KENYA OFF TO ETHIOPIA: KGU chair leads squad for East African Challenge – The Standard (press release)

The Standard (press release)TEAM KENYA OFF TO ETHIOPIA: KGU chair leads squad for East African ChallengeThe Standard (press release)The new-look Kenya national golf team to the East African 2016 Golf Challenge leaves the country today for Ethiopia. A statement from KGU yesterday said Team Kenya is among other four countries that include defending champions Uganda, hosts Ethiopia, ...and more »
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Ethiopian family reflect on night they were sent to hospital with carbon monoxide poisoning

The family that were poisoned by carbon monoxide last week are speaking about their ordeal. “I just went to bed fine Thursday night,” 19-year-old Marisa Ganamo said while surrounded by her family members in their south Edmonton living room. “Then I ...
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Ethiopia Declares State of Emergency for 6 Months Over Deadly Protests

"We have ample evidence that it is orchestrated by people who are in the business of not [just] dismantling the Ethiopian government but also dismantling the Ethiopian state in its entirety", he said. Boston police officers reportedly expected to survive ...
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Al-Shabab seizes Somali town after Ethiopian forces pullout

Fighters from al-Shabab have seized control of yet another town in central Somalia after it was abandoned by African Union peacekeepers, according to a spokesman for the group and a local official. It was the third time this month that the al-Qaeda ...
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Al-Shabaab ‘Takes Somali Town’ after Ethiopian Troops Pullout

MOGADISHU, Somalia (AFP)―Fighters from the Al-Qaeda-linked Al-Shabaab group said Sunday they had retaken control of a town in central Somalia after hundreds of Ethiopian troops serving with the African Union’s AMISOM force withdrew. It was the third ...
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25,000 pound the streets of Portsmouth in Great South Run weekend

The triple Olympic champion and nine-time World champion cruised home to a maiden victory, sealing an Ethiopian one-two with Dibaba taking victory in 51.49, and compatriot Senbere Teferi more than a minute behind in 52.51. Elizeba Cherono, who won last ...
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Shabaab ‘takes Somali town’ after Ethiopia troop pullout – Yahoo7 News

Yahoo7 NewsShabaab 'takes Somali town' after Ethiopia troop pulloutYahoo7 NewsMogadishu (AFP) - Fighters from the Al-Qaeda-linked Shabaab group said Sunday they had retaken control of a town in central Somalia after hundreds of Ethiopian troops serving with the African Union's AMISOM force withdrew. It was the third time this ...Al Shabaab takes over Somali town after Ethiopian troop pull out ...africanewsAl-Shabab seizes Somali town after peacekeeper pulloutAljazeera.comAl-Shabab takes control of key town in central SomaliaPress TVGarowe Onlineall 13 news articles »
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Olympic athletes get ready to run in Hampshire

The Ethiopian world champion distance runner returns to the UK following her third-place finish in September’s Great North Run half marathon. The 31-year-old’s opposition in the world’s leading ten-mile event will be an almost entirely domestic field.
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Al Shabaab takes over Somali town after Ethiopian troop pull out

Al Shabaab has taken control of a key town in central Somalia on Sunday immediately after the pull out of Ethiopian troops stationed there by the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM). Local reports indicate that hours after the pull out from Halgan ...
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Perth Ethiopians protest against government crackdown – ABC Online

ABC OnlinePerth Ethiopians protest against government crackdownABC OnlineHundreds of members of Ethiopia's ethnic communities have marched in Perth to raise awareness of a government crackdown leading to the detention of thousands of people. Authorities in Ethiopia have detained more than 2,000 people in recent weeks, ...Declared State of Emergency in EthiopiaThe Point NewsAnti-terror efforts at risk as Ethiopia quells protest at home » TODAY.ngTODAY.ngDutch farmer on Ethiopia violence: 'I was terribly scared' | nazret.comnazret.comGambella Mediaall 9 news articles »
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The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam: A Game-Changer For Nile Hydro-Politics

AFRICANGLOBE – Since my childhood, as any Ethiopian, I have followed the successes of a whole series of golden athletic winners, winning race after race around the world. One of my own favorites among a string of great runners Miruts Yifter, commonly ...
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Dutch farmer shares his experience about the burning down of foreign-owned companies in Ethiopia

Terrorist-TPLF is dead.
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Koreans to pay visit to First UMC; Coleman Chapel and Ethiopian medical clinic events – LancasterOnline

LancasterOnlineKoreans to pay visit to First UMC; Coleman Chapel and Ethiopian medical clinic eventsLancasterOnlineSiloam Ethiopia, a nonprofit ministry, is holding a fundraiser on Saturday, Oct. 29, to support a medical clinic in eastern Ethiopia. The dinner will be held from 4 to 7 p.m. at the Ethiopian Evangelical Church, 175 Church St., Landisville. For more ...and more »
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Ethiopia Travel Warning – Kansas City infoZine

ZegabiEthiopia Travel WarningKansas City infoZineThe U.S. Department of State warns U.S. citizens to defer all non-essential travel to Ethiopia due to ongoing unrest that has led to hundreds of deaths, thousands of arrests, as well as injuries and extensive property damage, especially in Amhara and ...US citizens urged to defer travel to Ethiopia: State DepartmentReutersUS Issues Another Travel Advisory for Ethiopia Amid State of Emergency, Violent Anti-Government ProtestsZegabiall 4 news articles »
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ALIEN BOOST: ‘World’s most inhospitable place’ could give clues about life in outer space – Express.co.uk

Express.co.ukALIEN BOOST: 'World's most inhospitable place' could give clues about life in outer spaceExpress.co.ukResearchers have found that the Danakil Depression, which lies 372 miles north of Ethiopia's capital Addis Ababa, hosts at least three extreme ecosystems that could help them to understand how life may arise on other planets and moons. The area, which ...
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World’s most dedicated Christians? Thousands climb steep cliffs to reach hidden churches – Express.co.uk

Express.co.ukWorld's most dedicated Christians? Thousands climb steep cliffs to reach hidden churchesExpress.co.ukThe sandstone cliffs of Gheralta in Tigray, Northern Ethiopia, which are 2580m tall, are the home to 35 hidden churches, some of which date back to the fourth century. The climbs to reach the churches carved out of solid rock are arduous and involve ...
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Former Hearts goalie Clement Ashittey tipped to flourish in Ethiopian top-flight league – Ghanasoccernet.com

Ghanasoccernet.comFormer Hearts goalie Clement Ashittey tipped to flourish in Ethiopian top-flight leagueGhanasoccernet.comThe former Amidaus Professionals and Bidvest Vits shot-stopper has come up as one of the top foreign footballers to watch in the Ethiopian top-flight league. Ashittey had a short with Bidvest in South Africa's Premier Soccer League but left the club ...
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U.S. Issues Another Travel Advisory for Ethiopia Amid State of Emergency, Violent Anti-Government Protests

The U.S. government has issued a travel alert for Ethiopia amid widespread anti-government protests which have led to the death of hundreds and the incarceration of thousands. On Friday, the U.S. State Department warned its citizens against traveling to ...
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Focus on Africa Ethiopia: Land of Origins – The Daily Herald (press release)

The Daily Herald (press release)Focus on Africa Ethiopia: Land of OriginsThe Daily Herald (press release)Ethiopia is the third most populated country in Africa, after Nigeria and Egypt. Rich in history, this land has more UNESCO heritage sites than any other country in Africa. And it is also the only African country to never have been colonized by ...
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Ethiopia joins African Trade Insurance Agency

NAIROBI (Xinhua) --Ethiopia on Wednesday joined the African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI), the continent’s export credit agency after one year of negotiations. ATI CEO George Otieno told a media briefing in Nairobi that Ethiopia’s membership was made ...
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Amnesty International Event Spotlights Ethiopia Crisis – Tadias Magazine

Tadias MagazineAmnesty International Event Spotlights Ethiopia CrisisTadias MagazineSteve Latimer, coordinator of the Amnesty volunteer group, says they hope to bring wider attention in the U.S. to the continuing violence and governance issues in Ethiopia. “With the events of the last couple of months, the recent killings during the ...
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Shining a spotlight on government repression in Ethiopia

For this week’s podcast, Humanosphere takes a look at the current situation in Ethiopia with our guest, Hallelujah Lulie, a postgraduate at the London School of Economics and former journalist covering the political and security situation in the country.
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Ethiopia: Access Now urges companies not to sell technology used in suppressing human rights

“What’s happening in Ethiopia and how can we protect human rights?” Ethiopia has issued a six-month state of emergency in the country following months of citizen protests. The state of emergency comes in an environment of increasing repression.
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Ethiopia’ State of emergency allows restoration of law and order-Official

Law and order have been restored and almost all parts are peaceful after the declaration of the state of emergency in Ethiopia, an official has said. In a press conference on Saturday, the country’s Attorney General Getachew Ambaye said following the ...
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Ethiopian entrepreneur promotes cultural cloth with unique baby blankets and accessories. – africanews

africanewsEthiopian entrepreneur promotes cultural cloth with unique baby blankets and accessories.africanewsAmelsa Yazew inspects finished baby blankets made at her company offices in Addis Abba, Ethiopia after a morning meeting with her staff. The entrepreneur runs a brand known as Little Gabies, which produces children's blankets, all handmade from the ...
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Supporting children in need of complex facial reconstructive surgery in Ethiopia with African-inspired event

AN AFRICAN-inspired evening is being held at the Hix Academy this weekend to raise funds for a small medical charity. Melanie Vojak and Susan Criswick are hosting a dinner at Weymouth College tomorrow tonight (Oct 22) from 6.30pm in aid of Facing Africa ...
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U.S. citizens urged to defer travel to Ethiopia -State Department

WASHINGTON, Oct 21 (Reuters) - The U.S. State Department urged U.S. citizens on Friday to defer all non-essential travel to Ethiopia because of ongoing unrest that has killed hundreds of people, led to thousands of arrests and prompted restrictions on ...
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Ethiopia Using Emergency Law to Quash Protest Movement – Voice of America

Voice of AmericaEthiopia Using Emergency Law to Quash Protest MovementVoice of AmericaFILE - A security guard sits near a gate in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on October 10, 2016. A state of emergency in effect in Ethiopia since October 8 is being used broadly to silence critical media voices and lock up suspected dissidents, according to a ...Ethiopia 'detains 1600' under state of emergencyBBC NewsOromo: Ethiopian Authorities Detain over 1600 in State of EmergencyUNPOWhat Is Going On In Ethiopia?Huffington Post UKThe Guardian -ReliefWeb -Sudan Tribune -FBCall 44 news articles »
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Ethiopian Oil Company Mulls China Poly Equity Deal on Gas Finds – Bloomberg

Ethiopian Oil Company Mulls China Poly Equity Deal on Gas FindsBloombergEthiopian Mineral, Petroleum and Biofuel Corp. is discussing a partnership with a unit of China Poly Group, the first of a series of deals with foreign investors it's planning to exploit natural-resource deposits in the country. State-owned EMPBC ...
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Ethiopia: Nation’s Peace Building Role, Humanitarian Assistance Commended – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Nation's Peace Building Role, Humanitarian Assistance CommendedAllAfrica.comUnited Nations Peace Building Commission Chairperson Ambassador Macharie Kamau said Ethiopia's commitment and engagement in stabilizing the region is commendable. Discussing with Foreign Minister Dr. Tedros Adhanom on strengthening ...and more »
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Transitioning a Deeply Divided and Traumatized Ethiopia into a Promising Future for All

The people’s determined and peaceful stand to assert their rights on the one hand and the TPLF’s unreconstructed and brute response on the other does not bode well for Ethiopia’s peace and stability and regional tranquility in the near term.
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Time for the U.S. and EU to take a tough action on Ethiopia

When a government takes a deliberate and dangerous step to segregate itself and its ethnic base from the rest, the implications are far bigger, deeper and more dangerous than the State of Emergency the TPLF dominated government declared on October 9, 2016.
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UN: Amnesty Int’l tasks African body on Human Rights on Ethiopia, Eritrea, Gambia

New York, US (PANA) - International human rights watchdog, Amnesty International (AI), on Friday stressed the need for the African Union Commission on Human and People's Rights to act more decisively to curtail what it described as "the rapidly escalating ...
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Ethiopia’s List of Banned Activities

Ethiopia has imposed severe regulations under a new six-month “state of emergency” as it faces unprecedented levels of unrest across the country, a first in the government’s 25-year rule. The government says the state of emergency was put in place to ...
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Ethiopia: Enough Is Enough! – AllAfrica.com

Ethiopia: Enough Is Enough!AllAfrica.comDemocracy is not a matter of choice but a matter of survival all over the world and certainly this fact is true here in our country Ethiopia as well. This fundamental right has been well identified and priority number one of the incumbent. This has ...and more »
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BRIEF-S&P – Federal Democratic Republic Of Ethiopia ‘B/B’ ratings affirmed outlook stable

* S&P -Federal Democratic Republic Of Ethiopia 'B/B' ratings affirmed; outlook stable * S&P on Ethiopia- stable outlook reflects expectation that political tensions will not escalate, while economic performance will remain robust Source text : [ID:bit.ly ...
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Ethiopia Using Emergency Law to Quash Protest Movement

(VOA News) — The state of emergency in effect in Ethiopia since October 8 is being used broadly to silence critical media voices and lock up suspected dissidents, according to a range of reports coming in from the country. More than 1,000 people who are ...
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Foreign factories and farms targeted by Ethiopia protesters

Anti-government protesters in Ethiopia have turned their anger on foreigners by burning foreign-owned factories and farms in the restive Oromia region. Dutch farm owner Marc Driessen managed to save his farm but says he was 'terribly scared' when a nearby ...
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Ethiopia: Parliament ratifies curfew, government vows to prosecute ‘dissidents’

Getachew Ambaye, the Federal Attorney General of Ethiopia has said individuals who had participated in the recent violence that occurred in some areas of Amhara and Oromia Regional States will face justice. Ethiopia’s chief law officer said that ...
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“We don’t care if we get killed” Protests in Ethiopia continue

The Ethiopian government has declared a state of emergency in the country as it intensifies a crackdown on widespread anti-government protests born of frustration that’s been fomenting for decades. In the past two weeks alone, authorities have arrested ...
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Africa Trade Insurance Agency welcomes Ethiopia

NAIROBI, (Xinhua) --The African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI) welcomed Ethiopia in its fold following a year-long process that was supported with funds from the African Development Bank. The move was announced in Nairobi by African Trade Insurance Agency ...
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African Commission Must Act On Ethiopia, Eritrea And Gambia

The African Commission must act to curtail rapidly escalating human rights crises in Ethiopia, Eritrea and Gambia, Amnesty International said today at the start of the 59thOrdinary Session of the African Commission. “The crackdown on protestors which has ...
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Ethiopian Christian teen detained for evangelism re-arrested hours after release from jail

An Ethiopian Christian teen who was previously detained for evangelizing was re-arrested for a yet unconfirmed reason merely hours after she was released on bail. Deborah, 18, was earlier detained along with three other teenage girls for distributing a ...
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Ethiopian Oil Company Mulls China Poly Equity Deal on Gas Finds

Ethiopian Mineral, Petroleum and Biofuel Corp. is discussing a partnership with a unit of China Poly Group, the first of a series of deals with foreign investors it’s planning to exploit natural-resource deposits in the country. State-owned EMPBC ...
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Under The Radar: Foreign Investors Under Attack In Ethiopia

Government estimates claim that around 40,000 workers at foreign companies have been affected by the disruptions; as cement, textile, flower, and agribusiness firms have been attacked. Popular sentiments that the benefits of growth are not being felt by ...
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Ethiopia Premier League: Mugerwa eager for kick off in November

Newly signed St George Football Club midfielder, Yasser Mugerwa can not continue to wait for the kick off of the Ethiopia Premier League. The former Nkumba University captain was signed by St George after limited playing time at ABSA Premier side Orlando ...
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1,500 Arrests Have Been Made Since Ethiopian State of Emergency

The state-controlled news agency, Fana, released a statement in which it said the Ethiopian Authorities have arrested more than 1,500 people since it declared a state of emergency two weeks ago. According to the Guardian UK, a body set up by authorities to ...
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More Than 1600 Detained in Ethiopia Under State of Emergency – TIME

TIMEMore Than 1600 Detained in Ethiopia Under State of EmergencyTIMEAuthorities in Ethiopia have detained more than 1,600 people under state-of-emergency measures, which were imposed on Oct. 9 in the wake of massive anti-government protests. The state of emergency grants authorities the power to detain people without ...Africa|Ethiopia Arrests Hundreds of 'Ringleaders and Bandits' in Effort to Quell ProtestsNew York TimesEthiopia 'detains 1,600' under state of emergency - BBC NewsBBC NewsAt least 1500 arrests in Ethiopian state of emergency, claims news agencyThe GuardianQuartz -Sudan Tribune -ReliefWeball 35 news articles »
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Why Ethiopian Airlines is bucking a continent-wide trend | The Economist – nazret.com

nazret.comWhy Ethiopian Airlines is bucking a continent-wide trend | The Economistnazret.comINSIDE the atrium of a gleaming new building on the outskirts of Addis Ababa, trainee air stewards flit between the classrooms and aeroplane simulators that surround a large indoor swimming pool. The expensive aviation academy belongs to Ethiopian ...Like our Facebook pageGhana News Agencyall 2 news articles »
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At least 1500 arrests in Ethiopian state of emergency, claims news agency – The Guardian

The GuardianAt least 1500 arrests in Ethiopian state of emergency, claims news agencyThe GuardianEthiopian authorities have arrested more than 1,500 people since declaring a state of emergency less than two weeks ago, according to a statement published by state-controlled news agency Fana. The command post, a body set up by authorities to oversee ...and more »
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Ethiopia state of emergency affecting work of US embassy – africanews

africanewsEthiopia state of emergency affecting work of US embassyafricanewsThe United States embassy in Addis Ababa has disclosed that the October 9 state of emergency currently in force in Ethiopia severely affects their ability to assist US citizens. One of the restrictions under the curfew is that diplomats for their own ...and more »
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Ethiopia Arrests Hundreds of ‘Ringleaders and Bandits’ in Effort to Quell Protests – New York Times

TIMEEthiopia Arrests Hundreds of 'Ringleaders and Bandits' in Effort to Quell ProtestsNew York TimesADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — The Ethiopian authorities said on Thursday they had detained 1,645 people since declaring a state of emergency less than two weeks ago in an effort to quell mass protests and violence. Around 1,200 of those were described as ...More Than 1600 Detained in Ethiopia Under State of EmergencyTIMEEthiopia 'detains 1600' under state of emergencyBBC NewsEthiopia Using Emergency Law to Quash Protest MovementVoice of AmericaQuartz -The Guardian -africanews -FBCall 60 news articles »
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Command Post ban govt officials from leaving Ethiopia using the SoE : ESAT

High ranking government officials are not allowed to leave the country without the authorization of the command post that was set up to enforce the state of emergency declared in Ethiopia a week ago, sources disclosed to ESAT. The ban was not included in ...
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Ethiopia’s Federal Attorney: State of Emergency Normalizing Situation

Getachew Ambaye said economic activities which were disturbed by the violence including road transportation and business are now backing to normal. ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia―The Office of the Federal Attorney said the state of emergency that Ethiopia has ...
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At least 1,500 arrests in Ethiopian state of emergency, claims news agency

State-run media says since declaring the six-month state of emergency, authorities have made vast numbers of arrests to quell protests Ethiopian authorities have arrested more than 1,500 people since declaring a state of emergency less than two weeks ago ...
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State of Emergency Normalizing Situation in Ethiopia – ReliefWeb

State of Emergency Normalizing Situation in EthiopiaReliefWebAddis Ababa October 20, 2016 The Office of the Federal Attorney said the state of emergency that Ethiopia has declared a week ago, is helping to restore law and order in the country. In a press conference he gave here today, General Attorney Getachew ...and more »
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At least 1500 arrests in Ethiopian state of emergency,

Ethiopian authorities have arrested more than 1500 people since declaring a state of emergency less than two weeks ago, according to a statement published by state-controlled news agency Fana, The Guadian reported. The command post, a body set up by ...
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Ethiopian Wins Rising Star Carrier of the Year Award

Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing and the largest cargo operator in Africa, has won the Rising Star Carrier of the Year Award, for the second year in a row, at the 5th Payload Asia Awards 2016 held in Hong Kong on 29th September 2016. Payload Asia ...
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Ethiopia state of emergency affecting work of US embassy

The United States embassy in Addis Ababa has disclosed that the October 9 state of emergency currently in force in Ethiopia severely affects their ability to assist US citizens. One of the restrictions under the curfew is that diplomats for their own ...
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Ethiopian parliament approves state of emergency

Ethiopia’s Parliament on Thursday unanimously approved the state of emergency declared on October 8, 2016 by the Council of Ministers to restore peace and stability in the troubled country. The state of emergency had been declared because the regular law ...
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Inside Almaz Ethiopian Restaurant in Lancaster. – LancasterOnline

LancasterOnlineInside Almaz Ethiopian Restaurant in Lancaster.LancasterOnlineAlmaz Ethiopian Restaurant has a menu that includes dora wat (chicken stew with vegetables and Ethiopian spices), siga wat (spicy beef stew) and yebeg tibs (lamb sautéed with onion and jalapeno pepper). The menu also has appetizers, vegetable dishes ...
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Ethiopian brews coffee and a plan for peacefulness

Nunu Kidane is a textbook example of peacefulness. She exhibits a quiet, soothing spirit. When I visited her at her home in California, she was standing over the stove, brewing a pot of coffee from her native Ethiopia. (For caffeine lovers, legend tells us ...
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Ethiopia ‘detains 1600’ under state of emergency – BBC News

BBC NewsEthiopia 'detains 1600' under state of emergencyBBC NewsThe Ethiopian authorities have detained 1,600 people as they try to boost security under the state of emergency, a government minister has told the BBC. A statement, quoted by state-affiliated FBC website, lists arrests in the Oromia and Amhara regions ...State of emergency likely to ramp up repression in fractured EthiopiaThe GuardianInternet shutdown could cost Ethiopia's booming economy millions of dollarsQuartzWhat Is Going On In Ethiopia?Huffington Post UKHumanosphere -Times LIVE -International Business Times UKall 17 news articles »
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Here and There: Our Ethiopian brethren – the good news and the bad – Jerusalem Post Israel News

Jerusalem Post Israel NewsHere and There: Our Ethiopian brethren – the good news and the badJerusalem Post Israel NewsThat it has taken a Christian group to pave the way for the government to actually do something about these Ethiopian Jews, of whom 85% have relatives in Israel, is a sad reflection on our leadership. What is appalling is that some have been lingering ...
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Dembidollo, Kabri Dar, Ethiopia reopen to commercial traffic

Ethiopian Airlines (ET, Addis Ababa) has announced the resumption of scheduled passenger services to each of the Ethiopian towns of Dembidollo and Kabri Dar. The flights, which began during the first half of this month, operate 3x weekly from Addis Ababa ...
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Ethiopian Christian Teenager Arrested For Evangelism Is Back In Jail – ChristianToday

ChristianTodayEthiopian Christian Teenager Arrested For Evangelism Is Back In JailChristianTodayAn Ethiopian teenager detained with three others for handing out a book about Christianity has been re-arrested hours after she was released. According to World Watch Monitor, the 18-year-old woman, known as Deborah, was released with her co-accused ...and more »
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Ethiopia records mass arrest of suspects, over 700 looted arms recovered

Security forces in Ethiopia have detained more than 1,600 people under the October 9 state of emergency rule. They have also recovered over 700 looted weapons in the process, the state affiliated Fana Broadcasting Corporate (FBC) reports. The state of ...
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Ethiopia arrests 1,645 ‘ringleaders and bandits’ in crackdown on violence

ADDIS ABABA Ethiopian authorities said on Thursday they had detained 1,645 people since declaring a state of emergency less than two weeks ago in a bid to quell mass protests and violence. Around 1,200 of those were described as ringleaders, the rest ...
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Solar PV in Ethiopia: A state of flux

Expectations for solar PV in Ethiopia have increased significantly over the last few months, with formal discussions taking place over a PV tender. However, the government's recent declaration of a state of emergency, which is set to last for six months ...
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ATI starts Ethiopia political cover to ease traders’ risk fears

Investors can now comfortably invest in Ethiopia, one of the continent’s fastest-growing economies, after African Trade Insurance Agency (ATI) started insuring political risk in the country. The announcement came after a year-long process supported by ...
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UNECA United Nations Economic Commission for Afr : Lopes bids farewell to Ethiopia’s leaders

Addis Ababa, 19 October 2016 (ECA) - Outgoing Economic Commission for Africa's Executive Secretary, Carlos Lopes, this week bade farewell to Ethiopia's Prime Minister and President respectively as he nears the end of his term at the ECA. Mr. Lopes first ...
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Ethiopia’s State of Emergency: Government Retrieves Over 700 Looted Arms, Arrests 1,600 People

Ethiopian authorities have recovered more than 700 arms and arrested about 1,600 people since October 9 when the government declared a state of emergency in response to months of widespread anti-government protests. Ethiopian security officials have ...
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Washington to Cape Town, South Africa for $706 R/T [Ethiopian]

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Ethiopia ‘detains 1,600’ under state of emergency

The Ethiopian authorities have detained 1,600 people as they try to boost security under the state of emergency, a government minister has told the BBC. A statement, quoted by state-affiliated FBC website, lists arrests in the Oromia and Amhara regions ...
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Family Of UC Davis Researcher Killed In Ethiopia Now Raising … – CBS Local

CBS LocalFamily Of UC Davis Researcher Killed In Ethiopia Now Raising ...CBS LocalDAVIS (CBS13) – Family of a researcher killed in Ethiopia is trying to raise money to continue her legacy. Sharon Gray set out on a journey around the world to ...and more »
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Ethiopia Emergency Shelter & NFI Cluster Dashboard, Updated 18 October 2016 – ReliefWeb

ReliefWebEthiopia Emergency Shelter & NFI Cluster Dashboard, Updated 18 October 2016ReliefWebBetween January and August of 2016, 107,217 persons (578,363 households) had been newly displaced due to drought (10%), flood (60%) and conflict (30%). As of the end of August, 718,154 persons (130,573 households were reported as displaced in the ...
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What Is Going On In Ethiopia?

The athlete looked up at the sky when he crossed the finish line, and made an X shape above his head with his wrists. The stadium cheered, a new moment in history was made. Later when he took to the podium with 'Ethiopia' written across his top to collect ...
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Almaz Ethiopian Restaurants opens in Lancaster with traditional Ethiopian dishes

Almaz Ethiopian Restaurant, which serves a variety of traditional Ethiopian dishes, has opened in Lancaster city. The restaurant at 701 E. Walnut St. takes a space formerly occupied by B Peace Cafe, an Ethiopian and American food restaurant. Almaz ...
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Oct. 19 major Ethiopian media outlets

— Ethiopia on Wednesday joined African Trade Insurance Agency, thus enabling the agency to start insuring political risk in Ethiopia, one of the continent’s fastest-growing economies. (Fana Broadcasting Corporate/FBC) — Following the joint efforts ...
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Letena Ethiopian Restaurant

Ethiopian sculptures and artwork establish a sense of place at this handsome Columbia Heights coffeehouse and eatery. Diners place orders for classics like tibs, kifto, stews and salads (and soon, Ethiopian beers and Tej-Ethiopian honey wine) at the ...
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Around 1,500 Arrested In Fortnight In Ethiopia State Of Emergency

ADDIS ABABA (Alliance News) - Ethiopia has arrested more than 1,500 people under a state of emergency declared nearly two weeks ago to stop anti-government riots, national broadcaster EBC reported. The command post set up to oversee the state of emergency ...
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Here and There: Our Ethiopian brethren – the good news and the bad

It was good news to read in The Jerusalem Post that the International Christian Embassy Jerusalem (ICEJ) announced that it is donating $500,000 toward the cost of bringing the first 1,300 of 9,000 Falash Mura to Israel – 65 arrived here on October 10.
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State of emergency likely to ramp up repression in fractured Ethiopia

Protests by the Oromo ethnic group have led to spiralling violence and a crackdown on dissent that risks long-term instability Near a sacred volcanic lake for the Oromo people in the Ethiopian town of Bishoftu, a boisterous crowd seized an unusual ...
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Ethiopian Christian Teenager Arrested For Evangelism Is Back In Jail

An Ethiopian teenager detained with three others for handing out a book about Christianity has been re-arrested hours after she was released. According to World Watch Monitor, the 18-year-old woman, known as Deborah, was released with her co-accused on ...
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Ex-Olympian launches Ethiopia specialist

A former Olympic long-distance runner has launched what he claims to be the UK’s first Ethiopia specialist tour operator. Tadele Travel began trading last month after being co-founded by Olympian Richard Nerurkar, who finished fifth competing for Great ...
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‘I Found Myself as an Activist for My Country:’ Avera on Struggles of Ethiopian Jews – The Heights

The Heights'I Found Myself as an Activist for My Country:' Avera on Struggles of Ethiopian JewsThe HeightsShe told the story of her family's journey to Israel from Ethiopia. She also spoke of their heritage and her experience growing up as an Ethiopian-Jewish woman turned activist. Avera began by asking the audience a question. “How many of you have met an ...and more »
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LeTena to Serve Ethiopian Food in Fast-casual Setting

Restaurateurs are trying their hand at fast-casual concepts of all stripes, from the nearly ubiquitous pizza, sandwich and “better burger” chains, to a growing set of Mediterranean and health-focused chains, and even some specializing in food served ...
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Ethiopian Ambassador visits OU

Summary: The Ethiopian officials today visited Osmania University to know the well-being of the Ethiopian students pursuing education at Osmania University. Hyderabad: Asfaw Dingamo, Ethiopian’s Ambassador to India and Asalf H/Georgis, Ethiopian Minister ...
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Ethiopia’s global political patronage deepening domestic political crisis – OPride.com

OPride.comEthiopia's global political patronage deepening domestic political crisisOPride.com(OPride) — Ethiopia is embroiled in the worst political crisis in more than two decades. A six-month long state of emergency, which came into effect on October 8, has militarized the entire country, particularly the restive state of Oromia, which has ...and more »
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ATI starts Ethiopia political cover to ease traders’ risk fears – Daily Nation

ATI starts Ethiopia political cover to ease traders' risk fearsDaily NationEthiopian Ambassador to Kenya Dina Mufti (left) and African Trade Insurance Agency chief executive George Otieno (right) exchange documents after Ethiopia became an ATI member. PHOTO | CORRESPONDENT ...and more »
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Ethiopian wins ‘The Rising Star Carrier of the Year Award’

Ethiopian Airlines has won the Rising Star Carrier of the Year Award, for the second year in a row, at the 5th Payload Asia Awards 2016 held in Hong Kong on 29th September 2016. Payload Asia 2016 honors the very best in the Air Cargo Industry; confronting ...
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Letena Brings Fast-Casual Ethiopian to Columbia Heights Today – Eater DC

Eater DCLetena Brings Fast-Casual Ethiopian to Columbia Heights TodayEater DCFast-casual Ethiopian join Letena just opened its doors at 3100 14th St. NW today. The locally-sourced dishes will include veggie options, tibs, stews, salads and other Ethiopian and international specialties. The wifi-accessible space is split up into ...and more »
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Africa Live: Trump splits Obama family, US demands Ethiopia frees female activist

You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.
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Revolutionary Islam and Regime Change in Ethiopia – CounterPunch

Revolutionary Islam and Regime Change in EthiopiaCounterPunchWith ethnic uprisings spreading across an Ethiopia now ruled by martial law there is only one nationally based organization in place to lead the eventual regime change in the country and that is the revolutionary Islamic movement. Presently all the ...and more »
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Ethiopia’s list of banned activities – CNN

CNNEthiopia's list of banned activitiesCNN"Government continually uses the 'terrorism' narrative to stifle independent voices, as many of the dozens of journalists, opposition politicians, and activists convicted under the anti-terrorism law can attest to," said Felix Horne Ethiopia, senior ...Seven things banned under Ethiopia's state of emergencyBBC NewsEthiopia regime unveils rules for state of emergencyDeutsche WelleEthiopia limits diplomats' movements, media accessYahoo NewsReuters -Quartz -Voice of Americaall 105 news articles »
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New Ethiopian clampdown | Africa | DW.COM | 18.10.2016 – Deutsche Welle

Deutsche WelleNew Ethiopian clampdown | Africa | DW.COM | 18.10.2016Deutsche WelleEthiopia has curbed foreign diplomats' travel and banned access to foreign-based opposition media in latest provisions tacked on to the state of emergency, ...and more »
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African-American barbershop discusses support for Trump

I'm against secessionist at any cost because they gain from others expense; a man who defeated the largest army in Africa derg but refused to negotiate and rule Ethiopia even through the Ethiopian people had no problem with him and then turns around p...
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Ethiopian Politics Beyond the Vanguard? | Chatham House – Chatham House

Chatham HouseEthiopian Politics Beyond the Vanguard? | Chatham HouseChatham HouseIt is possible that after 25 years of power, the ruling coalition will have to reconsider their role and their understanding of the population, and their relationship to ...Ethiopia: What Next?nazret.comall 3 news articles »
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1000 arrested this month after violence: Ethiopia mayor – Fox News

1000 arrested this month after violence: Ethiopia mayorFox NewsADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia – The mayor of a town just outside Ethiopia's capital says 1,000 people have been arrested this month after violence that led to the burning of factories and vehicles. This East African country declared a state of emergency this ...and more »
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Africa Live: ‘Strike called’ in northern Ethiopia, DR Congo election delay approved – BBC News

BBC NewsAfrica Live: 'Strike called' in northern Ethiopia, DR Congo election delay approvedBBC NewsEthiopian activists in the northern city of Gondar have called for a three-day stay-away, the Ethiopia opposition channel Esat is reporting. The strike started on Monday and Esat reports that schools, businesses and transportation have been paralysed ...
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Why the ‘planned’ human rights violation in Ethiopia should be a global concern – Ventures Africa

Ventures AfricaWhy the 'planned' human rights violation in Ethiopia should be a global concernVentures AfricaThe Ethiopian government has announced the rules that will guide the 6-month state of emergency declared last week. The conditions bar diplomats from going beyond 40km outside the country's capital city of Addis Ababa because of “their own safety”.and more »
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Lessons learned from the recent drought response in Ethiopia

CENTRAL LONDON, U.K. - Oct. 18, 2016 - PRLog-- Drought, worsened by El Niño effects, is having a devastating impact on the lives and livelihoods of 10.2 million Ethiopians. The lack of rainfall and subsequent great drought have caused a massive spike in ...
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Today’s Market View – Bacanora Minerals, DiamondCorp, Kefi Minerals, Mkango Resources

Management also reckon the company is entitled to US$3.5m worth of VAT refund from the Ethiopian Tax Authorities. • Mark Wellesley-Wood also joined the Kefi Minerals as a non-executive director in the last quarter to strengthen the board and help give ...
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Gondar city launches three-day strike in response to Ethiopia state of emergency

People in northern Ethiopia have started a three-day strike in response to a nationwide state of emergency declared earlier this month. The strike is taking place in the city of Gondar, Amhara region, where schools, businesses and transportation were shut ...
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Africa Live: ‘Strike called’ in Ethiopia, Kenyatta tells anti-corruption officials ‘do your job’

You need one to watch live TV on any channel or device, and BBC programmes on iPlayer. It’s the law.
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Five things Ethiopia has banned under its state of emergency

Social media, diplomats' movement and local TV channels are some of the things Ethiopia has banned under a state of emergency declared in October due to prolonged unrest in the country. The new measures were announced after months of anti-government ...
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7 things banned under the recently declared state of emergency in Ethiopia – BBC News

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Kidnapped Ethiopian kids could be sold

Addis Ababa, (CAJ News) – SIX months after their kidnapping, hopes are diminishing more than 60 children armed militias abducted from Ethiopia will be rescued. They are believed to have been forcibly moved across the border to South Sudan after their ...
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Ethiopian government unveils stricter rules under the state of emergency

And we look back at the life of the last King of Rwanda. Ethiopia brings in heavy handed measures under its state of emergency. Diplomats are banned from travelling much out of the capital, scrutiny of social media is tightened and security forces are ...
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Ethiopia limits foreign diplomats’ movements – Aljazeera.com

Ethiopia limits foreign diplomats' movementsAljazeera.com"There is a pressing concern that the Ethiopian authorities will need even less of a pretext to prevent foreign journalists from doing their work during the state of emergency," said Will Davison, head of the Foreign Press Association, an informal ...
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UN chief urges Ethiopia to protect rights during emergency – Fox News

News24UN chief urges Ethiopia to protect rights during emergencyFox NewsUNITED NATIONS – U.N. Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon is urging the Ethiopian government to ensure "the protection of fundamental human rights" following its imposition of stringent rules under its state of emergency. U.N. spokesman Stephane Dujarric ...UN chief voices concern over EthiopiaNews24Ban, global leaders call on Ethiopia to protect human rightsAfrica Timesall 9 news articles »
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Brick at Blue Star Is Hosting an Ethiopian Pop-Up – San Antonio Current

San Antonio CurrentBrick at Blue Star Is Hosting an Ethiopian Pop-UpSan Antonio CurrentHelmed by Ruth Wimberly, the Nomad Wot Shop is hosted by Petit Loups Ethiopian Cuisine named after Wimberly's dogs (petit loups means little wolves in French). The idea for the pop-up series came to Wimberly after spending 20 years in Oakland where ...
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Ethiopia regime unveils rules for state of emergency

More than 50 people died October 2 in a stampede after security forces opened fire on anti-government protesters during a religious festival in Bishoftu, southeast of the capital. The protests staged in some parts of the country have raised some legitimate ...
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Ethiopia: Western diplomat fears repression under new curfew restrictions

A western diplomat in Ethiopia is concerned over restrictions imposed on their movement by the Ethiopian government. According to the unnamed diplomat the move indicates that the regime was set to impose “repressive measures” as part of a recently ...
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Ethiopia detains over 1000 suspects for attacks on foreign businesses

Over 1,000 suspects have been arrested in Ethiopia’s Sebeta town located near the capital, Addis Ababa. The suspects are believed to be responsible for the violence and property damage to businesses in the region. The state-affiliated Fana Broadcasting ...
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Seven things banned under Ethiopia’s state of emergency – BBC News

BBC NewsSeven things banned under Ethiopia's state of emergencyBBC NewsEthiopia's government has declared a six-month state of emergency in the face of an unprecedented wave of violent protests. Activists in the country's Oromia region has been holding demonstrations since last November, and protesters from the Amhara ...Ethiopia's state of emergency will workWashington PostEthiopia announces new curbs as part of state of emergency measuresReutersEthiopia limits diplomats' movements, media accessPress TVDeutsche Welle -AllAfrica.com -The Business of Fashionall 86 news articles »
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Ethiopian Government Bans its Citizens from Posting Updates on Facebook During State of Emergency

A state of emergency declared in Ethiopia last week is growing more draconian by the day. Posting updates on the current status of the country, hit by anti-government protests since last November, is now a crime, the government said over the weekend.
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Ethiopian bishops creating space for encounter and dialogue – Vatican Radio

Vatican RadioEthiopian bishops creating space for encounter and dialogueVatican Radio(Vatican Radio) Following months of anti-government protests and violence from the Amhara and Oromo regions, Ethiopia has declared a state of emergency, which includes a ban of online communications. Diplomats are also restricted from traveling more ...
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Ethiopia limits diplomats’ movements, media access

Ethiopia has banned access to foreign-based opposition media and restricted foreign diplomats' travel, in new provisions of a state of emergency. The government declared the six-month state of emergency eight days ago, stepping up its response to an ...
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Seven things banned under Ethiopia’s state of emergency

Ethiopia's government has declared a six-month state of emergency in the face of an unprecedented wave of violent protests. Activists in the country's Oromia region has been holding demonstrations since last November, and protesters from the Amhara region ...
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Brick at Blue Star Is Hosting an Ethiopian Pop-Up

The impending cool front has us wishing for all things warm and stewy, and serendipitously, Brick at Blue Star will host Nomad Wot Shop, an Ethiopian pop-up tonight from 5 to 9 p.m. Helmed by Ruth Wimberly, the Nomad Wot Shop is hosted by Petit Loups ...
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Beyond the protests, Ethiopian culture persists [This Is Culture]

In this week’s Culture segment on the Morning Call, Linnete Bahati talks about the Ethiopian culture. Apart from the recent protests, Linnete explores the beauty of the Ethiopian culture which at the moment is overshadowed by the protests. She focuses on ...
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KDF soldiers deployed to Sololo after raid by Ethiopian army

On Sunday, at around 3pm, about 100 Ethiopian soldiers entered Kenya and surrounded Golole Village, about 9km west of the Sololo police station. Marsabit Acting police commander Mark Wanjala said the deceased was herding his camel's at around 3pm when he ...
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Posting on Facebook is now a crime under Ethiopia’s state of emergency – Quartz

QuartzPosting on Facebook is now a crime under Ethiopia's state of emergencyQuartzA state of emergency declared in Ethiopia last week is growing more draconian by the day. Posting updates on the current status of the country, hit by anti-government protests since last November, is now a crime, the government said over the weekend.and more »
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Ethiopian Airlines commences services to Dembi-Dolo and Kebri-Dahar

Ethiopian Airlines announced that it commences thrice weekly services to Dembi-Dolo and Kebri-Dahar as of today the 14th October, 2016. Group CEO Mr. Tewolde GebreMariam said: “Air transport being an essential public service, Ethiopian Airlines has ...
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Ethiopia toughens state of emergency, restricts online … – Africanews – africanews

africanewsEthiopia toughens state of emergency, restricts online ... - AfricanewsafricanewsThe Ethiopian government has issued directives over the weekend as part of the six-month state of emergency imposed on October 8 which includes ban on ...and more »
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Ethiopian bishops creating space for encounter and dialogue

(Vatican Radio) Following months of anti-government protests and violence from the Amhara and Oromo regions, Ethiopia has declared a state of emergency, which includes a ban of online communications. Diplomats are also restricted from traveling more than ...
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KDF soldiers deployed to Sololo after raid by Ethiopian army – Daily … – Daily Nation

TUKO.CO.KEKDF soldiers deployed to Sololo after raid by Ethiopian army - Daily ...Daily NationKDF during a past patrol. Soldiers from the Oda Camp have moved to Sololo after the Ethiopian army raided a village in Marsabit. PHOTO | MANASE OTSIALO ...Kenya and Ethiopian forces in serious face off ▷ Tuko.co.keTUKO.CO.KEEthiopian incursion angers Nairobi - KENYA/ETHIOPIA - The Indian ...Africa Intelligence (subscription)all 5 news articles »
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Ethiopian regime limits diplomats’ movements, media access

(AFP) — Ethiopia has banned access to foreign-based opposition media and restricted foreign diplomats’ travel, in new provisions of a state of emergency. The government declared the six-month state of emergency eight days ago, stepping up its response ...
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Wikileaks emails expose incestuous relationships between Obama-Hillary and executives of multinational banks

12,000×5= yes, I make 60k sitting at home but how do you guys survive or are you all on welfare or SSI.
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Ethiopian regime ordered foreign diplomats not to leave Addis Ababa

Otherwis Agame considered by Amhara and Eritreans as human fake and dirty so they proof they are indeed human but I don't know what happen after they lose
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Ethiopia Government Unveils Rules for State of Emergency – ABC News

Washington PostEthiopia Government Unveils Rules for State of EmergencyABC NewsThe Ethiopian government has unveiled stringent rules for its state of emergency which the opposition says is meant to curb a wave of protests, sometimes deadly, in the Oromia region and other areas. Hundreds have been killed in anti-government ...Small DC record label is hotbed of modern Ethiopian soundsColumbia Daily TribuneIn Ethiopia's war against social media, the truth is the main casualtyWashington PostEthiopians continue to protest in front of UNHCR against their governmentDaily News EgyptSomalilandPress -Zegabiall 41 news articles »
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Ethiopia announces new curbs as part of state of emergency measures

ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia imposed curbs on its opposition, travel restrictions on diplomats, and a dusk-to-dawn curfew around major projects in new measures announced on Sunday that follow the declaration of a six-month, nationwide state of emergency.
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The Never Told Story of Ethiopia

Ethiopia is not just a country, it’s a way of life influenced by over 80 ethnic groups and exceptional cultural dynamism. The culture, the food, the music, the history, stunning architecture and the hospitable people are one of a kind that will make your ...
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Ethiopian State of Emergency Restricts Movement, Bans Opposition News Site and Public Gatherings

Ethiopian authorities have announced a set of rules as part of the ongoing state of emergency in the country, which was declared last week in response to months of violent anti-government protests. Ethiopia’s Minister of Defense Siraj Fegessa issued a ...
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Ethiopian Premier League kick-off date pushed back by 10 days

Ethiopian Premier League (EPL), which was initially scheduled to kick off on Sunday, October 30, has been pushed back by at least ten days, according to Soka25East.com. The Ethiopia Football Federation (EFF) will this week sit down with the government ...
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Deadly stampede at Ethiopia festival

"This goes down as one of the darkest days in modern Oromo history where the government is shooting live bullets and tear gas, leading to such chaos". Protesters at the festival were chanting slogans opposing the Oromo People's Democratic Organisation, one ...
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Ethiopian Government Unveils Rules of Implementation for State of Emergency

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia―The Ethiopian government has unveiled stringent rules for its state of emergency which the opposition says is meant to curb a wave of protests, sometimes deadly, in the Oromia region and other areas. Hundreds have been killed in ...
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Ethiopia government unveils rules for state of emergency

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The Ethiopian government has unveiled stringent rules for its state of emergency which the opposition says is meant to curb a wave of protests, sometimes deadly, in the Oromia region and other areas. Hundreds have been killed ...
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Small D.C. record label is hotbed of modern Ethiopian sounds

WASHINGTON — In its first two years, D.C.-based record label 1432 R has stood out for its ethos and its ear, but also for a more curious reason. Even though 1432 R takes its name from a District street address, its catalogue is dominated by music from ...
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No Ethiopian among CAF Player of the Year Award Nominees

Ethiopia is one of the founders of the Confederation Africaine de Football (CAF) and football (soccer) remains the most popular sport in the country. However, the fact that there isn’t a single Ethiopian player named among the finalists for the CAF’s ...
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EU chief tasks Ethiopian PM to initiate inclusive political dialogue … – africanews

africanewsEU chief tasks Ethiopian PM to initiate inclusive political dialogue ...africanewsThe EU Foreign Affairs and Security Policy chief, Federica Mogherini, has tasked the Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn to respect democratic ...Federica Mogherini speaks with Ethiopian Prime Minister ...EU NewsEthiopia:Federica Mogherini speaks with Ethiopian Prime Minister ...Mareeg Mediaall 4 news articles »
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Somaliland warns Ethiopia on Oromo-Egypt influence

New evidence suggests Egyptian government is linked to the unrest in Ethiopia, according to a Hargeisa-based source. The Addis Ababa government is “underestimating the impact of Cairo” on the violence particularly in Oromia region, said a Somaliland ...
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Ethiopian Government Lies about Poverty Reduction: the Case of the Amhara Region

Ever since it came to power by way of armed struggle in 1991, the Government of Ethiopia had been implementing agricultural led industrialization (ADLI) development policy.The government repeatedly declared achievements of its policy in the reduction of ...
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Ethiopia Alleges Oromo Protesters Receiving Support From Egypt

As the Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn stretches out his hand in welcome on her arrival, Merkel may well reflect that this same government leader imposed a six-month state of emergency on his country just two days earlier. It also says it ...
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Ethiopia’s Long Distance Train to expand its Tourism and Market

Transport system affects every industry and tourism is no exception if not the most affected by inefficient transport facilities. Dependable transport infrastructure which is operating at full captaincy is a getaway for development while its absence can be ...
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Ethiopia Declares State of Emergency-for Next 6 Months

Getachew named Eritrea, which has a long-running border dispute with Ethiopia, and Egypt, embroiled in a row with Addis Ababa over sharing Nile waters, as sources of backing for "armed gangs", although he said it might not come from "state actors".
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Why a state of emergency in Ethiopia may not end the crisis

"The declaration of a six-month state of emergency is unlikely to improve dwindling investor confidence in Ethiopia", said Emma Gordon, a senior analyst with Verisk Maplecroft, a research firm. There is "ample evidence" that Egypt provided training and ...
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Ethiopia blames Egypt for forcing new state of emergency

Ethiopia said Monday that "foreign enemies" like Egypt were behind an unprecedented wave of protests that has prompted the government to declare a six-month state of emergency. Ethiopia's largest ethnic group, the Oromo, rose up in protest nearly a year ...
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Ethiopian Protests Cause Spike In Price Of Beans And Vegetables In Netherlands

Dutch suppliers have halted imports and production at their Ethiopian operations after anti-government protesters damaged their facilities. Prices have spiked in the Netherlands for products such as fine beans and exotic vegetables due to the disruption in ...
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Ethiopia:Federica Mogherini speaks with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn

BRUSSELS, Belgium, October 15, 2016-Federica Mogherini, High Representative for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy/Vice-President of the European Commission, had a phone call with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn. They discussed the ...
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EU chief tasks Ethiopian PM to initiate inclusive political dialogue quickly

The High Representative of the European Union (EU) for Foreign Affairs and Security Policy, Federica Mogherini, has tasked the Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn to respect democratic principles and civil rights in the country. Mogherini, who ...
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