Mass grave with 200 bodies unearthed in eastern Ethiopia | Ethiopia News

Ethiopian police have unearthed a mass grave with an estimated 200 bodies in an area between the country’s Oromia and Somali regions, according to state-affiliated media. Fana Broadcasting Corporation said on Thursday... Read more »

South Korean diplomat recalled from Ethiopia over alleged rape

A senior South Korean diplomat has been recalled from Ethiopia after he allegedly raped a female colleague, Seoul’s foreign ministry said Thursday, as it issued a public apology. The incident came after... Read more »

South Sudan denies UN allegations of 'ethnic cleansing'

South Sudan President Salva Kiir denied allegations by the United Nations that ethnic cleansing in the country’s conflict is so bad that the stage is set for genocide. A UN commission on human... Read more »

Ethiopia: VOA Amharic accused of "anti-Pentay" reporting

Ethiopian Protestant (Pentay) Christians in Addis Ababa accused VOA Amharic journalists of religious defamation in reporting the recent controversy of the renowned singer Pastor Tekeste Getnet. According to local Christian magazine of... Read more »

30 years after Ethiopia’s famine, Ebola crisis update, and migrants’ rights

It has been 30 years since images of the Ethiopian famine spread around the world, pushing the crisis into the public consciousness. In a special series on the country 30 years on,... Read more »
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Rape Charged Illinois Fugitive Binyam Bereket-Ab Lives Free in Ethiopia

Charged in Will County with raping his adoptive sister over two years starting when she was in 5th grade, 20-year-old Benyam Bereket-Ab fled to his homeland of Ethiopia from Naperville in January... Read more »

Taxi driver gets five years for raping Ethiopian woman

The National: DUBAI // A 27-year-old taxi driver was jailed for five years yesterday for raping a female passenger. The Pakistani driver, BK, picked up HM, an Ethiopian maid, as she left... Read more »