Ethiopia rebels say capture base, kill 94 soldiers

* Govt says rebels may try to disrupt election * Ethiopia votes on May 23 By Barry Malone ADDIS ABABA, May 18 (Reuters) – An Ethiopian rebel group said... Read more »

Egypt asserts right to block upstream Nile dams

CAIRO (Reuters) – Egypt insisted on Tuesday it can block dams and other projects upstream on the Nile, challenging a new deal among African nations seeking to alter historic... Read more »

Ethiopian Diaspora, US Rights Groups Seek Democratic Progress in Ethiopia ( VIDEO)

Members of the Ethiopian diaspora and U.S. human rights groups want the U.S. government to put pressure on its Horn of Africa ally Ethiopia to implement democratic reform, ahead... Read more »

SCENARIOS-How might Ethiopia’s elections play out?

By Barry Malone ADDIS ABABA, May 18, 2010 (Reuters) – Ethiopians vote on Sunday in the first elections since a disputed 2005 poll — touted as the country’s first... Read more »

Egypt angered by the new Tana Beles dam, Trying to block the new Nile deal

* President is set for Italian visit in protest over European aid for Ethiopia dam projects Egypt has intensified various diplomatic efforts to delegitimise recent new Nile deal signed... Read more »

Experts Say There Will Be No Contest in Ethiopia’s Upcoming Vote

Horn of Africa experts in the United States say there will be no contest in Ethiopia’s parliamentary election Sunday.  They say it will be unlike the volatile vote in... Read more »

Successful Immigrant Returns To Ethiopia, Brings His Hometown Their First Ambulance

(VIDEO) Sebri Omer emigrated from Ethiopia to the United States as a young man and began to seek the American Dream. He went to college and now has a... Read more »

Haile Gebreselassie and Worknesh Kidane Wins Great Manchester Run

MANCHESTER, England (AP) — Haile Gebrselassie has won the Great Manchester Run for the third time, but strong winds kept him from posting a fast time in the 10-kilometer... Read more »

Ethiopian Gebremariam record the fastest-ever time in 10K

Gebre Gebremariam, the 2009 IAAF World Cross Country champion, ran the fastest-ever 10K in Central Park, winning the 6th annual UAE Healthy Kidney 10-K in 27 minutes and 42... Read more »

Ethiopia ordered Embassies not to travel without notice

* Told not to travel without notice * Caution citizens in Ethiopia By Hayal Alemayehu The Ministry of Foreign Affairs on Thursday told Embassies and International Organization that they... Read more »