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1 month ago

Bridge key to delivering aid to Ethiopia's Tigray destroyed

A bridge that’s crucial to delivering desperately needed food to much of Ethiopia’s embattled Tigray region has been destroyed, as Tigray fighters are said to be approaching other combatants occupying large areas nearby
1 month ago
1 month ago

Tigray fighters in Ethiopia reject cease-fire as 'sick joke'

The spokesman for the fighters retaking parts of Ethiopia’s Tigray region says they will pursue soldiers from neighboring Eritrea back into their country and chase Ethiopian soldiers to Addis Ababa ”if that’s what it takes” to weaken their military powers
1 month ago
2 months ago

Biden addresses Ethiopia's Tigray crisis as famine looms, 'large-scale abuses' continue

President Joe Biden addressed Ethiopia's Tigray crisis amid looming famine, "large-scale abuses."
2 months ago
Biden addresses Ethiopia's Tigray crisis amid looming famine, 'large-scale abuses'
2 months ago

UN warns Tigray faces famine risk if aid isn't scaled up

The U_N_ humanitarian chief says the humanitarian crisis in Ethiopia’s embattled Tigray region is worsening and warns taht “there is a serious risk of famine if assistance is not scaled up in the next two months.”
2 months ago
2 months ago

US restricting visas, aid over conflict in Ethiopia's Tigray region

The United States is now restricting visas for those accused of fueling the grinding war in Ethiopia's Tigray region.
2 months ago
US restricting visas, aid over conflict in Ethiopia's Tigray region
3 months ago

US raising alarm over 'deteriorating' humanitarian crisis in Ethiopia's war-torn Tigray region

The Biden administration is voicing concern about the reported atrocities committed in Ethiopia's Tigray region and continued challenges for aid organizations responding.
3 months ago
US raising alarm over 'deteriorating' humanitarian crisis in Ethiopia's Tigray region
7 months ago

Ethiopian army official confirms Eritrean troops in Tigray

A senior Ethiopian military official has confirmed the presence of security forces from neighboring Eritrea in the deadly conflict in his country’s northern Tigray region
7 months ago
Ethiopian army official confirms Eritrean troops in Tigray
7 months ago

African Union says Ethiopia acted legitimately in Tigray

The chairman of the African Union Commission said that Ethiopia took “legitimate” military action in its Tigray province to preserve the country’s unity and stability
7 months ago
African Union says Ethiopia acted legitimately in Tigray
8 months ago

UN: Ethiopia's conflict has 'appalling' impact on civilians

The United Nations human rights chief is warning that the situation in Ethiopia is “spiraling out of control with appalling impact on civilians” and urgently needs outside monitoring
8 months ago
Ethiopia rejects independent probes into Tigray conflict
8 months ago

Ethiopia's hidden war in Tigray threatens return to ethnic violence and instability

A deadly conflict in Ethiopia's Tigray region between federal troops and regional forces threatens to slide the country back into instability and ethnic violence.
8 months ago
Ethiopia's hidden war in Tigray reflects decades of unresolved ethnic tensions
8 months ago

Thousands killed in Ethiopia's conflict, Tigray side asserts

A senior official with the fugitive leadership of Ethiopia's embattled Tigray region says several thousand combatants have been killed in a month of fighting, although claims remain difficult to verify in the conflict between Ethiopian and regional forces
8 months ago
Thousands killed in Ethiopia's conflict, Tigray side asserts
8 months ago

Hundreds of Ethiopian immigrants get warm welcome in Israel

Hundreds of Ethiopian immigrants have arrived to a festive ceremony at Israel’s international airport
8 months ago
Hundreds of Ethiopian immigrants get warm welcome in Israel
8 months ago

Ethiopian PM says troops ordered to move on Tigray capital

He warned residents to stay indoors and disarm.
8 months ago
Ethiopian PM says troops ordered to move on Tigray capital
8 months ago

Ethiopia’s multiple crises: War, COVID-19, even locusts

Ethiopia could hardly bear another emergency even before deadly conflict exploded in its northern Tigray region this month
8 months ago
9 months ago
2 years ago

Nobel Peace Prize winner says Ethiopia is 'readied' for war, 11 days after award

The winner of the Nobel Peace Prize, prime minister Abiy Ahmed, says Ethiopia is 'readied' for war, 11 days after the award.
2 years ago
Nobel Peace Prize winner says Ethiopia is 'readied' for war
2 years ago

Authorities download cockpit recording from doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight

French authorities announced the audio was recovered Saturday.
2 years ago
Cockpit voice recording downloaded from doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight
2 years ago

New details emerge about Boeing 737 MAX 8 flight's final moments

Analysis of the flight recordings from the Boeing 737 MAX 8 Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 began early Friday morning in Paris. The plane crashed on Sunday in Ethiopia.
2 years ago
New details emerge about Boeing 737 MAX 8 flight's final moments