Ethiopia: ABYSSINIANS DEFEAT ITALIANS.; Both Wings of Baratieri’s Army Enveloped in an Energetic Attack

Today marks the 121st anniversary of the Battle of Adwa, a major historic event in Ethiopia’s more than 3,000 year history. On this day in 1896, Ethiopia decimated the invading army of... Read more »

Ethiopia Is On The Brink Of Collapse. Here's Why – Video – Seeker

Ethiopia is coming apart at the seams. In just in the last year, the country has suffered through a historic drought, a severe economic slowdown, and a series of clashes between citizens... Read more »

Ethiopia Is On The Brink Of Collapse. Here's Why – Seeker

Ethiopia is coming apart at the seams. In just in the last year, the country has suffered through a historic drought, a severe economic slowdown, and a series of clashes between citizens... Read more »

Ethiopia and Eritrea Are Fighting Again – theTrumpet.com

Tensions between Ethiopia and Eritrea have inflamed once again due to cross-border skirmishes. Agence France-Presse (afp) said the border battle was one of the “worst clashes since the end of a 1998–2000... Read more »

New York Marathon 2014: Will to Win Returns After Training Partner’s Death

By LINDSAY CROUSE, New York Times Buzunesh Deba, left, with Tigist Tufa, was second in the 2013 New York City Marathon, months after her friend Meskerem Legesse died. Credit Michelle V. Agins/The... Read more »

Addis Ababa Listed on New York Times ’52 Places to Go in 2014′

The New York Times – via Tadias.com By GISELA WILLIAMS : Building on a strong historical legacy (Addis boasts one of East Africa’s oldest art schools) are a host of events scheduled... Read more »
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THE BATTLE OF ADWA ! Reports From New York Times Archives

On March 4, 1896, the New York Times had this headline about the Battle of Adwa. “ITALY’S TERRIBLE DEFEAT” The New York Times March 4, 1896. Here is an excerpt from The... Read more »
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Ethiopia observes 115th Adwa victory anniversary against Italian troops

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) Ethiopia is observing on Wednesday the 115th victory anniversary against the Italians who attempted to colonize the country in 1896. The day known as – The Battle of Adwa-... Read more »