Ethiopia, U.S. must champion lifting of UNSC arms embargo on Eritrea

Ethiopia and the United States must jointly sponsor a United Nations Security Council (UNSC) resolution aimed at lifting an arms embargo imposed on Eritrea, an ex ambassador of the United States has... Read more »

Ethiopia sends 200 peacekeepers to South Sudan

Ethiopia has sent 200 peacekeepers to neighbouring South Sudan to help with the restive security situation in the country, the Sudan Tribune reports citing an Ethiopian official. South Sudan’s Foreign Minister was... Read more »

Ethiopia PM says Al-Shabaab behind Mogadishu blast, vows renewed combat

Ethiopian Prime Minsiter, Hailemariam Desalegn, says al-Qaeda linked Al-Shabaab were behind the Mogadishu bombing of October 14, 2017. Desalegn was speaking when Somali President Mohamed Abdullahi Farmajo paid an official visit to... Read more »

Ethiopia to help retake strategic Somali town of Leego from Al-Shabaab

Ethiopian forces are to be deployed to help retake a town in Somalia after insurgent group Al-Shabaab captured it on Friday. A Voice of America journalist who covers the Horn of Africa... Read more »

Ethiopia an ‘anchor of peace’ in a region with ‘troubled waters’ – U.S. Senator

Ethiopia has been described as an anchor of peace in the restive Horn of Africa region. This is according to United States senator, Bob Corker. According to the Corker who is Chairman... Read more »

Somalia: Ethiopia Pledge more Security Cooperation in Fight Against Al-Shabaab

Mogadishu (HAN) January 11, 2015 – Public diplomacy and Regional Security and safety news.  Ambassador Ahmad AbdiSalam told Geeska Afrika Online reporter in Addis that Ethiopian forces were fighting to root out... Read more »

Ethiopia offers Kenya secret against Al Shabaab attacks

NAIROBI: Outgoing Ethiopia envoy to Kenya Shamsudin Ahmed has said that good cooperation between the people and security forces is the secret that his country has used to successfully ward off attacks... Read more »

Ethiopia and Kenya in a secret talks to create joint military force in …

Addis Ababa (HAN) December 6, 2014 – Public diplomacy and Regional Security and safety news. Kenya’s Deputy President William Ruto announced on Friday secretly that it had reached an agreement with its... Read more »

Ethiopian Troops Attacked by Suicide Bomber In Somalia. Al-Shabab Claim 33 Killed

(Bloomberg) — A suicide bomber detonated a minibus full of explosives outside a compound in southwestern Somalia that houses Ethiopian troops, an official said. Al-Shabaab, the al-Qaeda-linked militia, claimed responsibility for the... Read more »

More Ethiopian troops seen in central Somalia – residents

(Reuters) – New convoys of heavily-armed Ethiopian troops have crossed into Somalia and are heading for central areas, residents said Sunday, days after Addis Ababa said it planned to send troops to... Read more »