The 'Ethiopia rising' narrative and the Oromo protests – Aljazeera.com

So much for the “Ethiopia rising” meme which Ethiopian authorities ostentatiously promote to camouflage the repressive nature of the state. A new report published by Human Rights Watch on... Read more »

Human Rights Watch says more than 400 killed in Ethiopia protests – The Standard Digital News (press release) (blog)

ADDIS ABABA: Ethiopian security forces killed more than 400 people in their bid to quell protests that wracked the Horn of Africa country’s vast Oromiya province since November, Human Rights... Read more »

Ethiopia and Eritrea Are Fighting Again – theTrumpet.com

Tensions between Ethiopia and Eritrea have inflamed once again due to cross-border skirmishes. Agence France-Presse (afp) said the border battle was one of the “worst clashes since the end... Read more »

The 'Ethiopia rising' narrative and the Oromo protests

So much for the “Ethiopia rising” meme which Ethiopian authorities  ostentatiously promote to camouflage the repressive nature of the state. A new report published by Human Rights Watch on... Read more »

How suffragette Sylvia Pankhurst became an 'honorary Ethiopian' – BBC News

Image copyright Getty Images Image caption Sylvia Pankhurst’s love of Ethiopia had its genesis in opposition to Italian colonialism Just inside the entrance of the Addis Ababa home of... Read more »

Eritrea claims it killed 200 in Ethiopia clash – Al-Arabiya

Al-Arabiya Eritrea claims it killed 200 in Ethiopia clashAl-ArabiyaOpen-ended, compulsory national service makes Eritrea one of the world's most militarised nations, but with just five million citizens it is... Read more »

Ethiopia: Hundreds Killed by 'Excessive Force' in Oromo Protests, Says HRW – Newsweek

Newsweek Ethiopia: Hundreds Killed by 'Excessive Force' in Oromo Protests, Says HRWNewsweekEthiopian security forces have killed more than 400 people, including children, in the Oromia region by using excessive... Read more »

Arts Center in Ethiopia Links Local and Global – New York Times

Abel Tilahun, an artist who splits his time between Addis Ababa and Washington, said: “I stumbled onto shows that blew me away, different angles that I really responded to.... Read more »

Ethiopia: Hundreds Killed by ‘Excessive Force’ in Oromo Protests, Says HRW – Newsweek

Newsweek Ethiopia: Hundreds Killed by 'Excessive Force' in Oromo Protests, Says HRWNewsweekEthiopian security forces have killed more than 400 people, including children, in the Oromia region by using excessive... 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... Read more »