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Ethiopia’s Increasing Outmigration Highlights Wider Economic and Security Problems.

Ethiopia’s Increasing Outmigration Highlights Wider Economic and Security Problems.

By Anastasia Voronkova, Editor, Armed Conflict Survey; Research Fellow for Armed Conflict and Armed Conflict Database, and Caitlin Vito, Coordinator, Office of the Director of […]

 
 

Scotland’s Nicola Sturgeon formally requests referendum

Scotland’s Nicola Sturgeon formally requests referendum

Scotland’s first minister formally requested a second referendum on independence on Friday, declaring that Scots have the right to exercise their right of self-determination. Nicola […]

 
 

Statement by the Executive Committee of People’s Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD)

Statement by the Executive Committee of People’s Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD)

The Executive Committee of the People’s Alliance for Freedom and Democracy has conducted its second regular meeting from March 28-29, 2017. It is to be […]

 
 

Ethiopia sends 16 to prison for trying to create new state

Ethiopia sends 16 to prison for trying to create new state

An Ethiopian court has sentenced 16 people to prison after finding them guilty of trying to create a separate state in the tense Oromia region.All […]

 
 

Press release: Ogaden drought deepened by Cholera outbreak.

Press release: Ogaden drought deepened by Cholera outbreak.

Ogaden (currently mapped as eastern region of Ethiopia) is a semi-desert land with limited rainfall seasons. Unlike other countries, Ogaden’s population is heavily dependent on […]

 
 

Urgency of Addressing the Plight of Women Belonging to Vulnerable Groups in Ethiopia Highlighted at UNPO EP Conference.

Urgency of Addressing the Plight of Women Belonging to Vulnerable Groups in Ethiopia Highlighted at UNPO EP Conference.

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), in collaboration with the People’s Alliance for Freedom and Democracy (PAFD) and Mrs Liliana Rodrigues, Member of the […]

 
 

EU: Remarks of Dr. Geleta, OLF, at a Conference on Women’s Interno in Ethiopia

EU: Remarks of Dr. Geleta, OLF, at a Conference on Women’s Interno in Ethiopia

Excellency Ms. Liliana Rodrigues (S&D), MEP and chairperson, Your excellences Members of the European Parliament, Dear participants, Ladies and Gentlemen, I would like to thanks […]

 
 

Rep. Mike Coffman’s Strong Letter to US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Regarding Ethiopia

Rep. Mike Coffman’s Strong Letter to US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson Regarding Ethiopia

The Honorable Rex W. Tillerson Secretary U.S. Department of State 2201 C St. NW Washington, DC 20520 Dear Mr. Secretary, I write to you today […]

 
 

Letter on Ethiopia to the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs

Letter on Ethiopia to the EU High Representative for Foreign Affairs

Federica Mogherini High Representative of the Union for Foreign Affairs / Vice-President of the European Commission Rue de la Loi, Wetstraat 200 1049 Brussels Brussels, […]

 
 

More than 250 migrants feared dead in the Mediterranean Sea

More than 250 migrants feared dead in the Mediterranean Sea

About 250 people are feared to have drowned in the Mediterranean Sea after two partially submerged rubber dinghies were found off the coast of Libya. […]

 
 

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 […]