Ethiopia recalls embassy staffer in Ankara who ‘threatened to start war with Turkey’

ANKARA The Ethiopian Foreign Ministry on Dec. 1 stated that it recalled an embassy employee in Ankara who was reportedly drunk and threatened police officers that he would “start a war” between... Read more »

Dutch prosecutors demand life for Ethiopian war crimes suspect

The Hague – In a rare move, Dutch prosecutors on Wednesday called for a Dutch-Ethiopian national to be jailed for life for “an atrocious campaign” of war crimes during Ethiopia’s “Red Terror”... Read more »

Somalia parliament opens probe into handover of citizen to Ethiopia

Somalia’s parliament, the House of the People, has instituted a body to investigate the government’s decision to handover a Somali national to neighbouring Ethiopia. Their position was contained in a press release... Read more »

U.S. to Blame for Ethiopia Border Conflict That Killed 70,000, Says Eritrea’s President

Eritrea’s president has blamed Washington for ongoing tensions between his country and neighboring Ethiopia, which have been in a state of near-conflict for almost two decades. Isaias Afwerki, who has led the... Read more »

Ethiopia, Egypt want UN to suspend al-Bashir’s ICC arrest warrant

Ethiopia and Egypt have called on the United Nations Security Council (UNSC) to suspend International Criminal Court (ICC) investigations against Sudanese president Omar Al-Bashir. The call was made by top diplomats of... Read more »

At least 19 people killed by land mine in Somalia | Somalia News

A land mine explosion has killed at least 19 passengers of a minibus in Somalia hours after the troubled nation’s president declared a new war against the al-Shabab armed group. The minibus... Read more »

Ethiopia: S. Sudanese raise funds for war victims – Sudan Tribune

By Tesfa-Alem Tekle September 18, 2016 (ADDIS ABABA) –The South Sudanese Nuer community residing in the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa, successfully raised funds to support conflict affected people’s return home. South Sudanese... Read more »

Border Clashes Between Ethiopia and Eritrea Heighten Fears of War – New York Times

Photo The outskirts of Asmara, the Eritrean capital, in February. Fresh border clashes between Ethiopia and Eritrea and recent talk of another border war have opened a vein of nationalism in Eritrea.... Read more »

Ethiopia and Eritrea trade blame over border clashes – Aljazeera.com

Ethiopia and Eritrea have traded blame over fresh clashes in a disputed border region that triggered a bloody war in 1998-2000 and killed thousands of civilians. Ethiopia said the situation was calm around the... Read more »

Ethiopia and Eritrea trade blame over border clashes

Ethiopia and Eritrea have traded blame over fresh clashes in a disputed border region that triggered a bloody war in 1998-2000 and killed thousands of civilians. Ethiopia said the situation was calm around the... Read more »