Ethiopia to remove OLF, ONLF and Ginbot 7 from terror list

Addis Ababa – Ethiopia’s government has put forward a recommendation to parliament to take three rebel groups off the country’s list of terrorist organisations. The groups – Oromo Liberation Front (OLF), Ogaden... Read more »

Somalia hands over ONLF rebel leader to Ethiopia: group

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Somali authorities have handed over to Ethiopia a senior official of the ONLF rebel group, which is fighting for the secession of Ogaden from Ethiopia, the group said.... Read more »

Eritrea accuses Ethiopia of planning full-scale war – TVC News

Eritrean presidential adviser Yemane Ghebreab is accusing Addis Ababa of planning a full-scale war against Asmara. Yemane warned that Ethiopia is finally making good its long term threat, adding that Ethiopian forces have... Read more »

Ethiopian forces ‘killed 400 Oromo protesters’

Image copyrightAFP Image captionOfficials have acknowledged that more than 170 people were killed during the protests Ethiopian security forces killed more than 400 people in the recent wave of anti-government demonstrations, US-based... Read more »

Al-Shabab and Ethiopian forces make conflicting claims

Somali armed group al-Shabab and African Union’s AMISOM force have each claimed to have killed large numbers of the other side’s combatants in a gun battle in central Somalia. The town of Halgan,... Read more »

Ethiopian children freed from South Sudan militia reach over 80 – Sudan Tribune

June 6, 2016 (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopian officials on Monday said that most of the Ethiopian Nuer children kidnapped by a South Sudan’s Murle militia group have been rescued and have returned... Read more »

Ethiopia vows to pursue South Sudan gunmen who killed 200 in cross-border raid – Washington Post

ADDIS ABABA, Ethi­o­pia — ­Ethiopia’s leaders have vowed to hunt down gunmen from South Sudan who massacred about 200 villagers and kidnapped more than 100 children in a cross-border raid last week,... Read more »

Ethiopia attack: 200 people dead, 100 children missing

The death toll from a raid carried out by attackers from South Sudan in western Ethiopia has risen to 208 people, an Ethiopian official said, adding that 108 children were kidnapped. By... 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 »

Eritrea says Ethiopian attack won’t trick us to war

By Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA, March 16 (Reuters) – Eritrea said on Friday an attack by Ethiopian forces inside its territory was provocative but would not “entrap” it, signalling reluctance to be... Read more »