Ethiopia lifts ban on domestic workers moving overseas

Addis Ababa – Ethiopia has lifted a ban on domestic workers moving overseas after passing a new law to guard against ill-treatment, a government official said on Thursday. Africa’s second-most populous country... Read more »

Hearing in Alem Dechasa’s suicide case postponed

BEIRUT: The first hearing for the man accused of contributing to last year’s suicide of Ethiopian domestic worker Alem Dechasa Desisa was postponed Monday until next month because of problems with paperwork.... Read more »

Embassy in Lebanon Sues a Man Over Beating Ethiopian Domestic Worker

BEIRUT: The Ethiopian consulate in Lebanon has filed suit against Ali Mahfouz, the man who was caught on tape beating domestic worker Alem Dechasa outside her consulate. Dechasa, 33, committed suicide Wednesday.... Read more »

Ethiopian domestic worker beaten on camera killed herself

BEIRUT: The Ethiopian domestic worker whose beating outside her country’s consulate was widely publicized on video committed suicide Wednesday morning, Ethiopia’s consul general in Lebanon confirmed to The Daily Star. Alem Dechasa... Read more »

Man identified who abused the Ethiopian domestic worker in Lebanon

LBCI identifies the man who abused the Ethiopian domestic worker The scenes of the Ethiopian domestic worker being beaten outside the Ethiopian consulate were considered as a crime by all those who... Read more »

A Shocking Video Shows Ethiopian Girl Dragged and Abused in Lebanon Angered Many

A shocking video shot by Lebanese media LBC has gone viral on the internet and angered many around the world. In the disturbing video, a group of Lebanese Thugs are seen publicly... Read more »
Ethiopian Airlines crash report

Ethiopian Airlines Refutes ET 409 Crash Report by Lebanon

Addis Ababa:  Ethiopian Airlines strongly refutes the final investigation report released today by the Lebanese Ministry of Public Works and Transport on the accident of ET 409 / 25 January 2010. The... Read more »

Lebanon Blamed Pilot for Plane Crash. Ethiopia Airlines Rejects Lebanon Report (VIDEO)

Ethiopian CEO confirm plane blowup before crash Ethiopian Airlines officials have bluntly rejected the findings of a Lebanese investigation into an air crash off Lebanon in January 2010. The Lebanese report blames... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines Says Crash Report Not Finalized – Accused Lebanon Faild for Provide Evidence

BEIRUT: Ethiopian Airlines disputed Monday a statement from Lebanon’s public works minister that the investigation report into Ethiopian jet that crashed into the Mediterranean in 2010 has been finalized, and accused Lebanon... Read more »

Ethiopian Airlines CEO Giram Wake Says Reports on January Crash ‘Misleading’

VOA Peter Heinlein The head of Ethiopian Airlines is accusing Lebanese authorities of spreading misinformation about the cause of last month’s plane crash that killed 90 people. Ethiopian Airlines Chief Executive Girma... Read more »