The Battle Over Ethiopia’s Meqdela Treasures Heats Up at Tadias Magazine

One of several processional crosses that were among the items looted during the British campaign in Ethiopia in 1868. (Photo: Victoria and Albert Museum) Tadias MagazineBy Tadias Staff April... Read more »

Ethiopians press Britain to return bones of prince allegedly stolen 150 years ago

Ethiopia is intensifying efforts to bring back the remains of a prince believed to have been stolen by British soldiers, who looted his father’s imperial fortress following the Battle... Read more »

Ethiopians urge Britain to return bones of ‘stolen’ prince after 150 years | World news

For 150 years, Ethiopians have been asking when Prince Alemayehu will come home. The orphan prince, a descendant of Solomon, was taken to England – some say “stolen” –... Read more »

The Ethiopian treasures in the V&A may have to return home | Martin Kettle | Opinion

A group of Ethiopian treasures, now on special display at the Victoria and Albert Museum, have rekindled an old debate about whether such artefacts should be returned to their... Read more »

Boris Johnson urged to intervene to save Briton on death row in Ethiopia | World news

Boris Johnson has been urged by the heads of both branches of the legal profession to call for the release of a Briton who was abducted in Yemen and... Read more »

UK Trains Ethiopian Security Forces, as MPs Call for Action on … – Common Dreams

The UK Government is training senior members of Ethiopia’s security sector, despite the illegal detention of a British father on the country’s death row. The news comes as 53... Read more »

UK Trains Ethiopian Security Forces, as MPs Call for Action on Death-Row Dad – Common Dreams

The UK Government is training senior members of Ethiopia’s security sector, despite the illegal detention of a British father on the country’s death row. The news comes as 53... Read more »

Ethiopia mourns its son and historian Richard Pankhurst

Richard Pankhurst Reuters – Richard Pankhurst, the son of the British women’s rights campaigner Sylvia Pankhurst who became one of the world’s leading experts on Ethiopian history and culture,... Read more »

Diplomats seek release of vintage rally flyers stranded in Ethiopia – The Guardian

Diplomats for the UK, Ireland and the US are working to secure the release of a group of pilots, including a maverick British aviator, grounded by Ethiopian authorities during... Read more »

Calls for May to help Brit jailed in Ethiopia – Sky News

There are calls for the Prime Minister to intervene in the case of a British man who is in prison in Ethiopia after the Foreign Office admitted there were... Read more »