Ethiopia: Govt denies troops killed by Ogaden rebels

BBC: Ethiopia has denied claims that 25 of its soldiers have been killed by rebels in its oil-producing Somali region. The Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) said it attacked a military convoy... Read more »
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Somaliland says PetroTrans to extend Berbera port

HARGEISA (Reuters) – PetroTrans, a Chinese petroleum firm, will carry out extension works to Somaliland’s Berbera port, after it signed a deal with the government of the breakaway enclave of Somalia, the... Read more »
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Somaliland, Ethiopia and China to Sign Trilateral Deals

BEIJING — Somaliland President Ahmed M. Silanyo arrived in the Chinese capital on Friday for bilateral talks likely to yield dozens of deals, statement said. According to a Presidential press state, the... Read more »
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PetroTrans May Face Attack in Ethiopia Oil Search, Group Says

Petrotrans Co., a Chinese oil exploration company, may face attack in Ethiopia’s restive Ogaden region if it begins operations in the area, a U.S.-based advocacy group said. “We urge all foreign oil... Read more »