Petronas suspends oil exploration work in Ogaden

– ONLF attacks military base five days before national elections By Kaleyesus Bkele The Malaysian oil and gas giant, Petronas, has suspended exploration work in the Ogaden basin due... Read more »

Ethiopian troops cross border, clash with Somalis

NAIROBI (Reuters) – At least seven people were killed when Ethiopian soldiers clashed with residents of the northern Somali town of Buhoodle on the border of the northern regions... Read more »

Ethiopia confirms rebel attack, but denied the casualties

* Government says all rebels killed, denies 94 casualties * Rebels may try to disrupt poll, government says By Barry Malone ADDIS ABABA, May 19 (Reuters) – The Ethiopian... Read more »

Ethiopia rebels say capture base, kill 94 soldiers

* Govt says rebels may try to disrupt election * Ethiopia votes on May 23 By Barry Malone ADDIS ABABA, May 18 (Reuters) – An Ethiopian rebel group said... Read more »

Ethiopia requests more money for refugees from Somalia and Eritrea

Addis Ababa/Geneva – The Ethiopian government and the United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) on Wednesday called for an additional 13 million dollars to support refugees from Somalia... Read more »

Canada approved sanctions against Eritrea

By a Staff Reporter The government of Canada has approved sanctions against Eritrea in response to the African nation’s support for a Somali militant group that has been recruiting... Read more »