Ethiopian protesters killed for singing anti-government songs: U.N.

GENEVA (Reuters) – Ethiopian security forces opened fire on protesters who were singing anti-government songs, U.N. human rights spokeswoman Ravina Shamdasani said on Tuesday. Authorities said on Monday that at least seven... Read more »

Ethiopia’s Oromos and Somalis clash again, leaving 61 dead — Quartz

Dozens of people were killed in Ethiopia in clashes between two of the countries largest ethnic communities—pointing to the increasing violence and internal problems facing the Horn of Africa nation. Officials confirmed... Read more »

Dozens killed in ethnic clashes in Ethiopia’s Oromia | News

Clashes this week between different ethnic groups in Ethiopia‘s Oromia region have killed at least 61 people, according to local officials. The Ethiopian government said on Monday it was investigating the violent... Read more »

Dozens die in clash between Ethiopian Somalis and Oromos

At least 61 people have been killed in clashes between different ethnic groups in Ethiopia’s Oromia region since Thursday, officials said. It is not clear what caused the latest violence between ethnic... Read more »

Ethiopia faces social media blackout after new ethnic unrest

By Associated Press By Associated Press December 12 ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethiopia faces a social media blackout as clashes intensify between ethnic groups in various parts of the country. Facebook and... Read more »

Marathoner Who Fled Ethiopia Is Found Dead in Paris | Runner’s … – Runner’s World

Runner’s World Marathoner Who Fled Ethiopia Is Found Dead in Paris | Runner’s …Runner’s WorldPolice said Zenash Gezmu was killed in her apartment by a man who has turned himself in. and... Read more »

Renewed Ethiopia clashes kill more than 20: state media

By AFPMore by this Author ADDIS ABABAA renewed bout of clashes between two of Ethiopia’s largest ethnic groups killed more than 20 people last week, the state-controlled broadcaster reported on Monday.Fighting again... Read more »

Ethiopian government says renewed ethnic clashes kill more than 20 people

By The Associated Press Sun., Nov. 26, 2017 ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA—Ethiopia’s government says more than 20 people have been killed in renewed clashes between ethnic Oromos and Somalis in the past week.... Read more »

Ethiopia says ethnic clashes kill more than 20 in past week

Ethiopia’s government says more than 20 people have been killed in renewed clashes between ethnic Oromos and Somalis in the past week. Spokesman Negeri Lenco says 98 people were arrested in the... Read more »

The man who buried Somaliland’s dead | Somalia News

It was June 2, 1988, and Hargeisa was under attack. The rat-a-tat-tat of nearby artillery rose above the city and filled Ibrahim Abdullahi’s ears, but the battle was in the north and... Read more »