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London attacker was born in UK, Theresa May tells MPs

British Prime Minister Theresa May leaves 10 Downing Street in central London on March 23, 2017. 
Britain's parliament reopened on Thursday with a minute's silence in a gesture of defiance a day after an attacker sowed terror in the heart of Westminster, killing three people before being shot dead. Sombre-looking lawmakers in a packed House of Commons chamber bowed their heads and police officers also marked the silence standing outside the headquarters of London's Metropolitan Police nearby.
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British Prime Minister Theresa May said the man who committed Wednesday’s Westminster terror attack was British-born and known to the intelligence services. “This was an attack […]

 
 

Scottish Parliament debate second independence referendum (DAY 2), before voting later today

Scottish Parliament debate second independence referendum (DAY 2), before voting later today

Scottish parliament expected to back 2nd independence referendum (rt) — Scottish MPs are expected to back First Minister Nicola Sturgeon’s bid for a second independence […]

 
 

Desperate choice of Ethiopia landslide survivor: run or die

Desperate choice of Ethiopia landslide survivor: run or die

One minute, Zemed Derib stood negotiating with her precocious siblings who had locked themselves inside their uncle’s home as a prank. The next, the playful […]

 
 

Ethiopian Government have a policy of killing all opponents “, Herman Cohen

Ethiopian Government have a policy of killing all opponents “, Herman Cohen

The political leaders of the Ethiopian Government have a policy of killing all opponents who take to the streets to demonstrate against them. Other opponents […]

 
 

Dozens of Ethiopians kidnapped and slaughtered by 1,000 South Sudanese gunmen in Gambella raids

River Gilo Tributary Of The White Nile, Region Of Gambella, Gog Area, Agnwak Village Of Pochalla (Photo by Marka/UIG via Getty Images)

More than 1,000 gunmen from South Sudan have killed 28 people and kidnapped 43 children in Ethiopia, a government official has said. The raids occurred […]

 
 

UNPO Releases Report on Human Rights in Ethiopia

UNPO Releases Report on Human Rights in Ethiopia

UNPO has released a report on human rights in Ethiopia, shedding light on the worrying situation of the Oromo and Ogadeni peoples. While international partners […]

 
 

Ethiopia: Congressman urges U.S. needs to end alliance with brutal regime.

Ethiopia: Congressman urges U.S. needs to end alliance with brutal regime.

A U.S. congressman says it is high time for the U.S. stopped allying with a brutal regime under a pretext of war on terror. Representative […]

 
 

Aljazeera: Death toll soars to 82 in Addis Ababa rubbish landslide

Aljazeera: Death toll soars to 82 in Addis Ababa rubbish landslide

Death toll soars to 82 in Addis Ababa rubbish landslide Scuffles break out in Ethiopia as bereaved families accuse rescue workers of delays after rubbish […]

 
 

Officials: Somali Pirates Hijack Oil Tanker in Indian Ocean

Officials: Somali Pirates Hijack Oil Tanker in Indian Ocean

 Somali officials say pirates have hijacked an oil tanker in the Indian Ocean and guided it to the coast of Puntland. Sources tell VOA’s Somali […]

 
 

Ethiopia’s rubbish landslide kills 46 in Addis Ababa | Dozens are still missing.

Ethiopia’s rubbish landslide kills 46 in Addis Ababa | Dozens are still missing.

Ethiopia’s rubbish landslide kills 46 in Addis Ababa | Dozens of people are still missing after Saturday’s landslide at a dump in Addis. 45 people have […]

 
 

Ethiopia’s State of Emergency Seen as Tool to Silence Dissent

Ethiopia’s State of Emergency Seen as Tool to Silence Dissent

Ethiopia’s State of Emergency Seen as Tool to Silence Dissent   A security guard sits near a gate in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Oct. 10, 2016. […]

 
 

Urgent: Cholera kills over 347 in the last 5 DAYS in Ogaden.

Urgent: Cholera kills over 347 in the last 5 DAYS in Ogaden.

Press Release ​​​​​​​For Immediate Release March 10, 2017 Urgent: Cholera kills over 347 in the last 5 DAYS in Ogaden The Horn of Africa is […]

 
 

Former South Sudan General launches new rebel group

Former South Sudan General launches new rebel group

Former South Sudan military official, General Thomas Cirillo Swaka released a statement Monday, has launched a new rebel group, National Salvation Front that aims to […]

 
 

Urgent Appeal: Cholera kills more 300 in the last 72 hours in Ogaden.

Urgent Appeal: Cholera kills more 300  in the last 72 hours in Ogaden.

Urgent Appeal: Cholera kills more 300  in the last 72 hours in Ogaden More than   300 hundred people died of the cholera epidemic in Ogaden […]

 
 

Why are African governments so worried by social media?

Kiev, Ukraine - October 17, 2012 - A logotype collection of well-known social media brand's printed on paper. Include Facebook, YouTube, Twitter, Google Plus, Instagram, Vimeo, Flickr, Myspace, Tumblr, Livejournal, Foursquare and more other logos.

Many Kenyan social media users are worried that the government will shut down the internet during August’s general election. Kenya’s Communications Authority has attempted to […]

 
 

14 minority led Ethiopian regime soldiers found dead in Benishangul.

14 minority led Ethiopian regime soldiers found dead in Benishangul.

Days earlier, it is to be reminded a disgruntled regime’s soldier destroyed a radar station at Wombera district at a place called Gondi. This resentful […]

 
 

White House to Propose ‘Dramatic Cut’ to Foreign Aid.

White House to Propose ‘Dramatic Cut’ to Foreign Aid.

By Agencies, The U.S. budget director has confirmed that the Trump administration will propose “fairly dramatic” reductions in U.S. foreign aid when it submits its […]

 
 

Ethiopia: Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2016 – State of Department.

Ethiopia: Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2016 – State of Department.

March 4, 2017 in Ethiopia, Human Rights Country Reports on Human Rights Practices for 2016 EXECUTIVE SUMMARY Click Here for Full Report – Ethiopian regime […]

 
 

Ethiopian opposition leader pleads not guilty to incitement charges.

File Photo: Merera Gudina, a leader of Ethiopia's biggest opposition coalition, Medrek, addresses supporters at a rally in the Oromia region, May 15, 2010.

By Aaron Maasho | ADDIS ABABA An Ethiopian opposition leader from a region hit by deadly anti-government protests last year pleaded not guilty in court […]

 
 

In Rural Ethiopia, All Talk of Fleeing to Europe: ‘Here we have no hope’

In Rural Ethiopia, All Talk of Fleeing to Europe: ‘Here we have no hope’

By Enrico Corporal, A soldier chews on a leaf of khat, a mild stimulant, and spits it on the ground. “Hey you, ferenji, how much […]