South Sudan requests to join Arab League | Egypt News

Egyptian Foreign Minister Sameh Shukry has met South Sudanese President Salva Kiir to discuss Juba’s request to join the Cairo-based Arab League, according to a foreign ministry statement. The... Read more »

Is Ethiopia Headed Towards a Civil War?

Facing the abyss of interethnic civil war, Ethiopia today is on the brink of state failure. Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn shocked the country with his abrupt resignation as... Read more »

To save Ethiopia from civil war, solutions must work from the ground up

By Alemayehu Mariam, opinion contributor — 02/21/18 02:30 PM EST The views expressed by contributors are their own and not the view of The Hill © Getty Read More... Read more »

Industry’s New Sourcing Hope: Ethiopia – WWD

WWD Industry’s New Sourcing Hope: EthiopiaWWDIndustry’s New Sourcing Hope: Ethiopia. The East African nation has become a key sourcing location for groups like PVH and others seeking to counterbalance... Read more »

South Sudan: Army and rebels allege truce breaches | News

South Sudan‘s army and anti-government rebels have both accused one another of violating a ceasefire just hours after it came into effect. The peace agreement, in place since 00:01... Read more »

One last push to end South Sudan’s deadly civil war | Civil war

I know and have seen war and its horror and cruelty in my own country. I have supported peace processes in conflicts since. But all of that didn’t quite... Read more »

Al Shabaab executes four men accused of spying for Somalia, Ethiopia

Somalia’s al Shabaab insurgents shot four men accused of spying on Monday in a public execution which underscored the insurgents’ control of swathes of the country’s southern region even... Read more »

Ethiopia recognises Somalia’s new government |

Addis Ababa – Ethiopia said on Friday it recognised the new transitional government in neighbouring Somalia but also urged it to reach agreement with its opponents, including clan warlords... Read more »

Nearly 200 refugees ‘thrown’ into Yemen sea, 50 missing | Yemen News

More refugees and migrants have been “deliberately drowned” by human smugglers for the second time in 24 hours off the coast of Yemen, according to the United Nations migration... Read more »

South Sudan army captures Ethiopia border town held by rebels

South Sudan’s government said on Friday it had taken the last town before the main rebel base of Pagak, where thousands of civilians have fled to escape fighting near... Read more »