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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 »