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Send back sacred Ethiopian tablets as a matter of faith, ex-archbishop tells British Museum

Send back sacred Ethiopian tablets as a matter of faith, ex-archbishop tells British Museum

[caption id="attachment_381659" align="aligncenter" width="768"] © Andrew Crowley for The TelegraphLord Carey of Clifton, former archbishop of Canterbury - Andrew Crowley for The Telegraph[/caption] The British Museum must hand back sacred texts as a “matter of

The Art of Dominance: conspiracies and plots against Ethiopia (Part 3)

The Art of Dominance: conspiracies and plots against Ethiopia (Part 3)

By Aklog Birara. Dr.  [ Part 3 of 8} The Horn of Africa is one of the most coveted geopolitical spaces on earth. Today, the Horn that con- sists of Ethiopia as its primary hub, Djibouti, Eritrea, and Somalia is the epicenter

Somalia appoints former al-Shabab militant to cabinet

Somalia appoints former al-Shabab militant to cabinet

Prime Minister Hamza Abdi Barre has named former al-Shabab spokesperson, Muktar Robow, as Somalia’s minister for endowment and religious affairs. A veteran of the Afghan war, who was training with al-Qaida in Afghanistan during 9/11,

Let Amhara Live

Let Amhara Live

by Jeff Pearce When Saddam Hussein committed the Kurdish Genocide, we did not stop calling the victims Kurds. When ISIS persecuted the Yezidi, we did not stop calling them Yezidi. To support Amhara victims of

As Russia and the United States Seek Influence in Africa, Strategic Pitfalls Loom

As Russia and the United States Seek Influence in Africa, Strategic Pitfalls Loom

High level visits should signal commitment, not just competition. by Michelle Gavin [caption id="attachment_382480" align="alignnone" width="900"] Russian Foreign Minister Sergey Lavrov and his Ethiopian counterpart Demeke Mekonnen arrive at Russian Embassy during Lavrov's visit to to

Egypt categorically rejects Ethiopia’s unilateral filling of GERD in letter to UN Security Council

Egypt categorically rejects Ethiopia’s unilateral filling of GERD in letter to UN Security Council

Sami Hegazi Daily News Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry submitted a letter to the president of the UN Security Council on Friday, to register Egypt’s categorical rejection of Ethiopia’s continuation of filling the mega Nile

An Ethiopian Mustard Seed that can fuel Airplanes

An Ethiopian Mustard Seed that can fuel Airplanes

by Yale Climate Connections TEAM JULY 26, 2022 An Ethiopian mustard plant called carinata has been attracting attention, not for its culinary use, but because its seeds can be used to create a more climate-friendly

Flashquote – On the visit of the president of MSF Spain to Ethiopia

Flashquote – On the visit of the president of MSF Spain to Ethiopia

Attributable to Ms Paula Gil, President of MSF Spain 26 July 2022 — It is with great disappointment that I concluded a six-day visit to Addis Ababa this weekend. Over one year on since the

Ethiopians see illegal migration as the only escape from violence

Ethiopians see illegal migration as the only escape from violence

Analysis by Lauren Carruth and Lahra Smith/WP [caption id="attachment_380956" align="aligncenter" width="916"] Ethiopians disembark from a boat that carried them to Yemen in 2019. (Nariman El-Mofty/AP)[/caption] Earlier this month, more than 300 people were killed in Ethiopia,

Eritrea, Somalia Sign 7 Articles

Eritrea, Somalia Sign 7 Articles

BY VOA SOMALIA Somali President Hassan Sheikh Mohamud has today concluded a four-day visit to Eritrea. During his stay, President Hassan Sheikh, accompanied by President Afwerki, visited Somali troops undergoing training for three years and several

The Horn of Africa States and The World Today

The Horn of Africa States and The World Today

By Dr. Suleiman Walhad July 10th, 2022 It is fully defined now, the Horn of Africa States! It is marked by droughts, secessionism, interference from the rich and powerful, in an already devastated environment, where

Abiy fails to facilitate such a pragmatic change in Ethiopia, he must resign

Abiy fails to facilitate such a pragmatic change in Ethiopia, he must resign

Dear Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Ali I would like to commence my letter with a salutation in the name of Jesus Christ. I am Naol Befkadu, a lecturer at one of the oldest Baptist theological

Ethio-Sudan Border Dispute Must Not Be a “Time Bomb”

Ethio-Sudan Border Dispute Must Not Be a “Time Bomb”

Aklog Birara, PhD July 2, 2022 The militarized Governments of Sudan and Egypt and their Ethiopia based treasonous and terrorist lackeys, most notably, the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) in the North and the Oromo

External Forces Pressing Sudan To Disrupt GERD Filling, Through Hybrid War

External Forces Pressing Sudan To Disrupt GERD Filling, Through Hybrid War

Andrew Korybko American Political Analyst External elements are unofficially pressing Sudan to advance their shared aims to destabilize Ethiopia through hybrid War, the American political analyst Andrew Korybko said. It is attempting to advance a

Bomb explosions rock Ethiopian city

Bomb explosions rock Ethiopian city

[caption id="attachment_380077" align="aligncenter" width="800"] Police say the blasts occurred in selected "strategic" places in Bahir Dar city (file photo)[/caption] There have been bomb blasts in four separate places in Ethiopia's northern city of Bahir Dar,

‘Total bloodbath’: Witnesses describe Ethiopia ethnic attack

‘Total bloodbath’: Witnesses describe Ethiopia ethnic attack

By Associated Press June 25, 202  The heavily armed men appeared around the small farming village in Ethiopia’s Oromia region, frightening residents already on edge after recent clashes between government troops and rebels. “The militants assured

Conflict, Drought, Dwindling Food Support, Threatens Lives Of 20 Million In Ethiopia

Conflict, Drought, Dwindling Food Support, Threatens Lives Of 20 Million In Ethiopia

Friday, 24 June 2022 Press Release: UN News   Hunger is tightening its grip on more than 20 million Ethiopians who are facing conflict in the north, drought in the south and dwindling food and nutrition

Abiy Ahmed’s Administration Continued Overt and Covert Support and Systematic Sanctioning of the Genocide of the Amhara People

Abiy Ahmed’s Administration Continued Overt and Covert Support and Systematic Sanctioning of the Genocide of the Amhara People

Bruke Lemma, Ph.D. “Genocide is the most potent of all crimes against humanity because it is an effort to systematically wipe out a people and a culture as well as individual lives.” Jerry Costello The