By fixing spines, these doctors are saving children’s lives in rural Ethiopia

A team of surgeons from Israel fills a much-needed void in spinal care in the impoverished African country. Mekelle is a town of almost 300,000 people in northern Ethiopia. The only hospital,... Read more »

Trip to Ethiopia satisfies longstanding travel urge

This Oct. 7, 2017 photo shows castle ruins in Gondar, Ethiopia. Royal castles and palaces attest to Gondar’s role as capital of Ethiopia in the 17th and 18th centuries. (Marcus Eliason via... Read more »

Car accident in northern Ethiopia leaves 9 dead – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Jan. 18 (Xinhua) — A car accident in Ethiopia’s northern Amhara regional state has killed nine people, an Ethiopian official said on Thursday. Gobeze Yifraw, Public Relations Director, East Gojjam... Read more »

Ethiopia’s City of Saints the Best Place in the World to Visit in 2018 at Tadias Magazine

Harar: Ethiopia’s City of Saints the Best Place in the World to Visit in 2018 Published by Tadias Magazine December 30th, 2017 in Featured. In Ethiopia, Harar’s old town is a maze... Read more »

The architectural mastery of Ethiopia’s ancient Lalibela and St. Mary of Zion churches — Quartz

Ethiopia is legendary for its medieval, rock-hewn churches, the cruciform and colorful frescoes of which have attracted tourists from across the world. The ancient kingdom of Abyssinia, which we now know as... Read more »

Archaeologists in Ethiopia uncover ancient city in Harlaa

These are the remains of a 12th Century mosque BBC News – A forgotten city thought to date back as far as the 10th century AD has been uncovered by a team... Read more »

Fulbright Honor to Take Alumna to Ethiopia

Fulbright Honor to Take Alumna to Ethiopia Library Information Science Program Alumna (MLS ’78), Janet Lee has been named a Fulbright Scholar and will use the opportunity to take her expertise in open access... Read more »

Ethiopia's economic gains tainted by violent repression – Financial Times

Six soldiers burst into Beckham’s dormitory at Gondar university in northern Ethiopia one evening without pausing to question the student. “They grabbed me and beat me so hard, I’d have preferred it... Read more »

Grenade attack in Ethiopia kills one, injures 11 – Anadolu Agency

By Addis Getachew ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia A grenade attack in northern Ethiopia yesterday killed one person and injured 11, the city’s police said today. The attack occurred around 8 pm (1700GMT) at... Read more »

Dutch, Israeli Flower Farms Attacked by Protesters in Ethiopia

Bloomberg: A Dutch-run flower farm in northern Ethiopia was among a series of foreign-owned plantations attacked by anti-government protesters as unrest in the country spreads.A “large group” of people invaded Esmeralda Farms... Read more »