Ethiopian Athletics Federation to impose lifetime bans on drug cheats

Newly elected head Haile Gebreselassie to adopt zero-tolerance approah Thomson Reuters Posted: Dec 28, 2016 12:49 PM ET Last Updated: Dec 28, 2016 12:49 PM ET … Read More... Read more »

How Ethiopia’s Adoption Industry Dupes Families and Bullies Activists

In 2008, a 38-year old Oklahoma nurse whom I’ll call Kelly adopted an eight-year old girl, “Mary,” from Ethiopia. It was the second adoption for Kelly, following one from... Read more »

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie To Adopt Another Kid from Ethiopia

Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie want to adopt another child and plan that it should be Ethiopian. This will indeed be one lucky little Ethiopian. The Hollywood favorite couple... Read more »

Couple in abuse death of Ethiopian teen Hanna make first appearance

MOUNT VERNON, Wash. — A Skagit County couple made their first court appearances on charges they abused their daughter to death at their home in Sedro-Woolley.Larry and Carri Williams’... Read more »

Ethiopian adoptee girl starved dead in WA home

MOUNT VERNON, Wash. — The parents of 13-year-old Hanna Williams were taken into custody Thursday evening accused of starving their daughter and keeping her locked outside. Hanna Williams was... Read more »

Village of Hope co-founder Lon Harvey Kennard pleads guilty to child sex abuse

A Wasatch County man accused of sexually abusing three of his adopted Ethiopian children pleaded guilty Wednesday to reduced charges. Lon Harvey Kennard Sr., 69, was initially charged in... Read more »

Ethiopian community wants answers in 13 years old girl’s death

Several members of the Ethiopian community want answers in the shocking death of a 13-year-old Skagit County girl who died of Hypothermia in her adoptive parents back yard. “We... Read more »

13 years old Ethiopian girl found dead, No investigation for her death

SEDRO WOOLLEY, Wash. – An investigation into possible neglect is under way after an adopted 13-year-old girl died at a home in Skagit County. Hana Grace Williams, who was... Read more »

Ethiopia to Cut Foreign Adoptions by Up to 90 Percent

(VOA): Ethiopia is cutting back by as much as 90 percent the number of inter-country adoptions it will allow, as part of an effort to clean up a system... Read more »

U.S. Parents Adopted 2,513 Children From Ethiopia In Fiscal Year 2010

RTTNews – The U.S. Department of State has released the Fiscal Year 2010 Annual Adoption Report. It says that in Fiscal Year 2010, the U.S. Government issued 11,059 immigrant visas... Read more »