Deadly journeys: how despair drives young Ethiopians to flee to Yemen

Ethiopians at the IOM transit centre in Obock, Djibouti, waiting to return home. People on the road to Obock told the Guardian that friends had perished en route. Photographs... Read more »

Deadly journeys: how despair drives young Ethiopians to flee to Yemen | Tom Gardner | Global development

“We met in the desert,” says Badru Mohammed, gesturing at his three companions. The four Ethiopian boys pause for breath and refreshment beside the road, grasping their plastic water... Read more »

Ethiopian coach Abraham Mebratu leads Yemen to Asian Cup

Ethiopian coach Abraham Mebratu has created history by leading war-torn Yemen to the Asian Cup finals for the first time. Yemen clinched qualification for next year’s finals in UAE... Read more »

Ethiopians deported en masse by Saudi Arabia allege abuses | News

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Undocumented Ethiopian migrants who are being forcibly deported from Saudi Arabia by the thousands in a new crackdown say they were mistreated by authorities while... Read more »

Ethiopians deported en masse by Saudi Arabia allege abuses

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia –  Undocumented Ethiopian migrants who are being forcibly deported from Saudi Arabia by the thousands in a new crackdown say they were mistreated by authorities while... Read more »

Despite abuses, expelled Ethiopians hope to be smuggled back to Saudi Arabia

ADDIS ABABA (Thomson Reuters Foundation) – Ethiopian maid Zenit Ali has post-traumatic stress disorder after being mistreated by her Saudi Arabian employer and deported in a government crackdown, but... Read more »

Will seven million starving Yemenis ever find justice? | Famine

The last two decades have seen a significant expansion of international, regional and domestic accountability mechanisms for an array of international crimes and a variety of forgotten victims. Much... Read more »

Smugglers Target Ethiopian, Somali Teens for Deadly Trip to Yemen

Despite being seven months pregnant, Mesno Taha left her home in Harerge, Ethiopia to find peace and a better future. She trekked to the Somali zone of Ethiopia, crossed... Read more »

Smugglers Target Ethiopian, Somali Teens for Deadly Trip to Yemen

Despite being seven months pregnant, Mesno Taha left her home in Harerge, Ethiopia to find peace and a better future. She trekked to the Somali zone of Ethiopia, crossed... Read more »

Fleeing Hardship, Then Pushed Into Sea, They Landed in a Country at War

“Before boarding the boat, I was dreaming of making a good life outside my country,” said Saeed Shiekh Sayado, 18, from the Amhara region of Ethiopia. “When I was... Read more »