Britain trvel warning to Ethiopia

Britain issued travel warning over Ethiopia AU summit bomb threat

(Reuters) – Britain amended its travel advice for Ethiopia on Thursday after the Australian foreign ministry warned that militants were planning bomb attacks on Addis Ababa during an African Union summit starting... Read more »
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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 to security problems.... 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 of Puntland and... 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 government confirmed on... Read more »
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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 on Tuesday it... 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 and Eritrea living... Read more »
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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 Canadian youths. The... Read more »