Oromo struggle: Memories of an atrocity | Human Rights

Lying to the southeast of Ethiopia’s capital Addis Ababa is Bishoftu, home to the Ethiopian Air Force and Lake Arsadii, the site of the Irreecha, the most important cultural festival for the... Read more »

Eritrea: Anecdotes of indefinite anarchy | Human Rights

If available at all, facts about many crucial issues in Eritrea fail to capture the reality in the country. Reading the news about Eritrea, an outsider would not understand the extent and... Read more »

Leaders warn Trump against Paris deal withdrawal | News

Reports emerged on Wednesday that President Donald Trump is set to pull the United States out of the landmark Paris climate accord,in what is seen as a huge blow to efforts aimed... Read more »

Ethiopia denies 'extreme' police violence at protests – Aljazeera.com

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn said on Tuesday that police had not used extreme violence against protesters and the government would investigate reports of such incidents. The prime minister spoke during a... Read more »

Ethiopia denies 'extreme' police violence at protests

Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn said on Tuesday that police had not used extreme violence against protesters and the government would investigate reports of such incidents. The prime minister spoke during a... Read more »

Using human shields as a pretext to kill civilians

Human shields have been making headlines for some time. Before the recent fray between the Islamic State of Iraq and the Levant (ISIL, also known as ISIS) and Iraqi army in Fallujah,... Read more »

UN to probe reports hundreds drowned in Mediterranean

The United Nations has sent a team to Greece to investigate reports that hundreds of people may have drowned in the Mediterranean when a boat capsized.  Witnesses and survivors told Al Jazeera... Read more »

10 Things You Must Experience in Ethiopia

Ethiopia imbeds cross-cultural civilizations from North Africa, Sub-Saharan Africa and the Middle East. Gifted with unique historical wonders and pleasant hospitality, Ethiopia offers adventurous exploration opportunities. Ethiopia’s landscape and weather conditions makes... Read more »

A Boat Packed with 700 Migrants Capsized in Mediterranean, Hundreds Feared Dead

Hundreds feared drowned off Libya after fishing boat capsizes – (photo file) (Reuters) : A boat packed with up to 700 migrants capsized in the Mediterranean Sea off the coast of Libya... Read more »

NAACP Wants Investigation Into Ethiopian American Attorney Abe Dabela’s Death

Ethiopian American Attorney Gugsa Abraham ‘Abe’ Dabela died on April 5, 2014, at the age of 35, less than two miles from his house in Redding, Connecticut, but many questions remain surrounding... Read more »