Ethiopia calls on Westminster Abbey to return looted tablet

The Ethiopian government has called for the return of a sacred tablet that was looted and is now sealed inside an altar in Westminster Abbey in London. Known as a tabot, the... Read more »

Ethiopia claims Ten Commandments tablet hidden in Westminster Abbey

An Orthodox priest carries a covered tabot—a sacred object—in a ceremony in Gondar, Ethiopia Jialiang Gao The Ethiopian government is calling for the restitution of a sacred object that is sealed inside... Read more »

British national Andy Tsege ‘overjoyed’ to return to UK after years on death row in Ethiopia

A British national who spent four years on death row in Ethiopia has arrived back in the UK after being pardoned last month. Supporters surrounded Andargachew Tsege, known as Andy, as he... Read more »

Exiled dissidents return to Ethiopia in search of peace

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Ethiopia: West Guji-Gedeo Conflict Displacement Flash Update #1, 9 May 2018 – Ethiopia

Highlights At least 200,000i people are estimated to be displaced following inter-communal violence along the borders of Gedeo (SNNPR) and West Guji (Oromia region) zones. The Ethiopian government and few partners provided... Read more »

Ethiopia raises cry for Britain to return ‘looted’ artifacts | News

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — The hair of a long-dead emperor and an intricate golden crown are among the artifacts Ethiopia’s government is demanding to be returned from British government institutions and private... Read more »

Ethiopia demands for Britain to return looted artifacts

Gold and gilded copper crown with glass beads, pigment and fabric, made in Ethipoa (1600–1850) (all images © Victoria and Albert Museum, London) ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — The hair of a... Read more »

‘Looted’: Ethiopia demands to have its artifacts returned from the British government

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — The hair of a long-dead emperor and an intricate golden crown are among the artifacts Ethiopia’s government is demanding to be returned from British government institutions and private... Read more »

Ethiopia raises cry for Britain to return ‘looted’ artifacts

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — The hair of a long-dead emperor and an intricate golden crown are among the artifacts Ethiopia’s government is demanding to be returned from British government institutions and private... Read more »

Ethiopia raises cry for Britain to return ‘looted’ artifacts

This undated photo shows a detail of a gold and gilded-copper crown with glass beads from Ethiopia, estimated to be from around 1740, which is part of the “Maqdala 1868” exhibit at... Read more »