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Breaking – Ethiopia to declare three month state of emergency as of today

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Ethiopia’s opposition warns of little change after PM’s resignation

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Uncertain future ahead for Ethiopia as PM resigns

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Four questions about the Ethiopian PM’s resignation

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Ethiopia: Final Days of the Regime

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PRIME MINISTER HAILEMARIAM DESSALEGN TENDERS RESIGNATION

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Ten dead in anti-government protests in Ethiopia

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Ethiopië: inspanningen om Teff Patent Right – Office terug te vorderen

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Ethiopia: City Constructing Modern Auto Bus Station With 200 Million Birr

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Ethiopia: Journalist’s release must herald ‘a new dawn’ of respect for human rights

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V&A to ‘shine a light’ on British looting of Ethiopian treasures

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Ethiopia wants political prisoners to sign “confession” forms before release

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Government approves immigration of 1,000 Ethiopian Jews for 2018

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Ethiopia drops charges against top dissident Bekele Gerba

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Worsening Ethiopian drought threatens to end nomadic lifestyle

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Ethiopia’s Oromia region at standstill as 3-day social shutdown kicks off

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China and Ethiopia, Part 1: The Light Railway System

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Ethiopia: Three day stay-at-home protest begins as prosecutors “suspend” charges against Bekele Gerba et al

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At least four killed in IDP camp in Eastern Ethiopia

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How Ethiopia’s New Railway Could Launch an Inclusive Urban Boom  

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Ethiopia: U.S.-funded Preservation of Bete Golgotha Mikael Church in Lalibela Launched 

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Amhara regional state statement on Woldia noted as betrayal

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Hailemariam promotes army generals amid tension in the country

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Addis Ababa: 10 best things to do in Ethiopia’s capital 

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Ethiopia: Prisoners from Amhara region used as laborers in salt fields in Afar

Local and foreign businesses engaged in salt production in the Afar region of Ethiopia are using prisoners from Amhara region as laborers in dirt cheap payments…Read more: (ethsat.com)

Ethiopia: 163M USD overdue in loan payments to creditors, leaked document reveals

The Ethiopian regime is behind its loan payments of about 163M USD to China and other creditors that was due in January and beginning February. It was also learnt that the loans for electric power projects were taken at exorbitant interest rates of upto 35.3%…Read more: (ethsat.com)

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House majority leader, congressmen demand Ethiopian regime to give UN rapporteurs unfettered access

House majority leader Kevin McCarthy, Rep. Chris Smith and Rep. Mike Coffman demanded that the Ethiopian regime should allow UN human rights rapporteurs to investigate human rights violations in the country…Read more: (ethsat.com)

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Leaders Of Ethiopia, Egypt, Sudan Agree To Work Together On Issues Related To Dam

The leaders of Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan have agreed to work in unison on issues concerning the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) project and other issues of common interest…Read more: (bernama.com)

UN critical aid programmes for thousands in Ethiopia

The United Nations Central Emergency Response Fund (CERF) – a pool of funding which supports critical relief operations around the world – has allocated $10 million to help meet the life-saving needs of the most vulnerable people displaced due to conflict in Ethiopia…Read more: (scoop.co.nz)

Ethiopia: Report shows 857,000 IDPs in Oromo, Somali regions

Some 857,000 people had been displaced in Eastern Ethiopia as a result of  what a joint report by the regime’s disaster management and a UN humanitarian coordination offices called conflict between the Somali and Oromo communities…Read more: (ethsat.com)

TPLF soldiers kill 13 in Mersa town as protests continue in Northern Ethiopia

Protests have continued in towns in Northern Ethiopia where scores of people have been shot and killed by TPLF soldiers…Read more: (ethsat.com)