Ethiopia commemorates defeat of Italian forces – The Herald

Liberian president Ellen Johnson Sirleaf with Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, commended Ethiopia’s victory over Italian troops in the famous battle of Adwa saying it was a victory for the “African spirit”.... Read more »

Ethiopia: The Black, Shiny Victory – AllAfrica.com

opinion By Henok Tibebu This historical land had been envied and invaded by many external enemies in several periods of time. Also its people have gone through several internal conflicts and natural... Read more »
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THE BATTLE OF ADWA ! Reports From New York Times Archives

On March 4, 1896, the New York Times had this headline about the Battle of Adwa. “ITALY’S TERRIBLE DEFEAT” The New York Times March 4, 1896. Here is an excerpt from The... Read more »
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Ethiopia observes 115th Adwa victory anniversary against Italian troops

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) Ethiopia is observing on Wednesday the 115th victory anniversary against the Italians who attempted to colonize the country in 1896. The day known as – The Battle of Adwa-... Read more »