South Sudan rebel chief meets President Kiir in Ethiopia | Ethiopia News

South Sudan’s rebel leader Riek Machar met Wednesday with President Salva Kiir in Addis Ababa – the first time in nearly two years – as part of talks to try to negotiate an end to a... Read more »

South Sudan president Kiir heads to Ethiopia for peace talks with rebel leader

JUBA (Reuters) – South Sudan’s President Salva Kiir headed to Ethiopia on Wednesday for talks with rebel leader Riek Machar on ending a five-year civil war in which tens of thousands of... Read more »

Ethiopia peaceful for peace talks – South Sudan govt slams alarmists

The South Sudanese government has dispelled reports that it wanted the venue of peace talks with the opposition to be changed from the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa. The talks are led by... Read more »

One last push to end South Sudan’s deadly civil war | Civil war

I know and have seen war and its horror and cruelty in my own country. I have supported peace processes in conflicts since. But all of that didn’t quite prepare me for... Read more »

Heavy fighting erupts in South Sudan near border with Ethiopia

NAIROBI (Reuters) – Heavy fighting erupted on Friday in the South Sudanese town of Pagak near the border with Ethiopia when rebels launched an offensive against government forces, the rebels said. Rebel... Read more »

United Nations praises Ethiopia for its refugee handling

ADDIS ABABA, June 20 (Xinhua) — The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees, Filippo Grandi, on Tuesday praised efforts made by the Ethiopian government in handling the regional refugee crisis. Grandi made... Read more »

Ethiopia registers over 54,000 refugees in first 5 months of 2017

Ethiopia has registered an additional 54,107 refugees from January to May 2017, with most being Eritreans, South Sudanese and Sudanese, the media reporte. The figure was given by Ethiopia’s Administration for... Read more »

S. Sudanese authorities arrest Ethiopian rebels in Juba

May 8, 2017(JUBA) – South Sudanese intelligence officials have reportedly arrested six Ethiopian rebels belonging to the Unity Patriot Front in the capital, Juba a deal involving the illegal gun allegedly used... Read more »

UN: 2m children displaced by South Sudan conflict | South Sudan News

The civil war in South Sudan has forced more than two million children to flee their homes, according to two UN agencies. Children make up 62 percent of the more than 1.8... Read more »

Ethiopia, UN working together to resolve South Sudan crises

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle May 5, 2017 (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopian Foreign Minister, Workneh Gebeyehu, on Friday said he is working with the United Nations (UN) and other international organisations to find a... Read more »