Ethiopian coffee for Tillerson, Ethio-themed tie for ‘casual’ Lavrov

Ethiopia over the past week hosted three top diplomats to Addis Ababa. Foreign Affairs chiefs of the United States, Russia and the United Arab Emirates were all in town for meetings. The... Read more »

U.S. Embassy issues security alert in Ethiopia as Oromia strike bites

The United States Embassy in Ethiopia on Tuesday issued a security alert following reports of unrest and disruption of transport to and from the capital Addis Ababa. The country-wide alert read in... Read more »

Ethiopia state of emergency vote failed – U.S. congressman insists

A United States Congressman has waded into the controversy surrounding the March 2 state of emergency ratification by parliament. According to Congressman Dana Rohrabacher, the vote failed because the government failed to... Read more »

‘Game Over,’ U.S. Congressman jabs Ethiopia’s TPLF

A United States Congressman has insinuated that Ethiopia’s dominant party, the Tigrayan Peoples Liberation Front (TPLF) is on its way out of power. Congressman Dana Rohrabacher tweeted on Wednesday morning, ‘Game Over... Read more »

U.S. Embassy Statement on the Ethiopian Government’s Declared State of Emergency

  We strongly disagree with the Ethiopian government’s decision to impose a state of emergency that includes restrictions on fundamental rights such as assembly and expression. We recognize and share concerns expressed... Read more »

This Ethiopian runner was an Olympic hopeful — before he was tortured and fled. Today, he reunited with his family in the U.S

DULLES, VA – Demssew Tsega Abebe, L, greets his family – including his wife Nigat Teferi Mulat, C, their son, Dagmawi, 5, and their daughter, Soliyana, 2 – when they arrive at... Read more »

Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan to Meet on Monday for Nile Dam Talks – U.S. News & World Report

U.S. News & World Report Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan to Meet on Monday for Nile Dam TalksU.S. News & World ReportSudan’s President Omar Al Bashir is seen at the 30th Ordinary Session... Read more »

U.S. tasks Ethiopia to follow through with political reforms

The United States has officially commented on political happenings in Ethiopia where the government has announced the release of politician prisoners and to also close a prison facility notorius for torture. The... Read more »

Ethiopia eyes new 83-mln-USD abattoir to augment meat exports – Xinhua

ADDIS ABABA, Dec. 28 (Xinhua) — The Ethiopian House of Peoples’ Representatives on Thursday ratified a 70 million Euro (83 million U.S. dollar) loan deal which will finance the construction of a... Read more »

African Roses Are U.S.-Bound as Ethiopian Growers Go Global

Ethiopia’s burgeoning flower-growing industry is setting its sights on the U.S. in a bid to break the dominance of Latin American producers in supplying roses and other blooms to the world’s largest... Read more »