Teen refugee from Eritrea arrives in San Jose after travel ban delay – The Mercury News

The Mercury News Teen refugee from Eritrea arrives in San Jose after travel ban delayThe Mercury NewsLaura Fantone of Oakland welcomes her new foster child, a 17-year-old refugee girl from Ethiopia, who... Read more »

Ethiopia Pleads for Help to Feed Refugees – Voice of America

ADDIS ABABA, ETHIOPIA— An Ethiopian official says the country’s more than 730,000 refugees could go hungry if $55 million in food aid is not raised by the end of the year.  Ayalew... Read more »

President Michael D Higgins calls for action over refugee crisis in Ethiopia

President Michael D Higgins meeting a refugee and her baby during a visit to the GOAL nutrition centre, Tierkadi refugee camp in the Gambella region in Ethiopia. Photograph: Chris Bellew/ Fennell Photography... Read more »

73 Ethiopians voluntarily returning from Norway

Over 70 Ethiopians have elected to leave Norway voluntarily under the government’s recent repatriation agreement. According to the Directorate of Immigration (UDI), 73 applied during the so-called ‘voluntary’ period between the end... Read more »

More than 3,000 Ethiopian migrants stuck on Yemeni-Saudi border

More than three thousand Ethiopian migrants – who risked their lives leaving the Horn of Africa – find themselves stranded in Yemen, near the Saudi Arabian border. The migrants want to return... Read more »
ethiopian refugees stranded in yemen

Ethiopian Deportees from Yemen Arrive Anxious and Unhappy

Ethiopian deportees from Middle Eastern countries, 60 of whom came from Yemen, arrived at Bole International Airport on Monday, April 4, 2011, after escaping the economic crisis and political unrest in the... Read more »

Ethiopian Asylum Seekers Suffocate in Truck in Mozambique

VOA: The United Nations refugee agency said it has just recently learned that eight Ethiopian asylum seekers died February 2 from suffocation aboard a closed container truck in Mozambique. The UNHCR reported... Read more »

Several Ethiopian migrants feared drowned off Yemen coast

(CNN) — At least 80 African migrants were feared drowned Monday after their boats capsized off the coast of Yemen, authorities there reported. The two boats sank in separate accidents. One boat,... Read more »