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Ethiopians vote in poll overshadowed by Tigray

Ethiopians vote in poll overshadowed by Tigray

Ethiopians began voting Monday in a closely-watched election taking place as famine grips the war-torn Tigray region and doubts linger about the credibility of the twice-delayed vote.

Sudan invites Ethiopia, Egypt to Nile dam summit

Sudan invites Ethiopia, Egypt to Nile dam summit

Sudan's prime minister has invited his Egyptian and Ethiopian counterparts to a closed meeting to discuss the long-running dispute over Addis Ababa's mega-dam on the Blue Nile, his office said.

G7 countries urge independent probe into alleged rights abuses in Ethiopia's Tigray

G7 countries urge independent probe into alleged rights abuses in Ethiopia's Tigray

The United States, Germany, France and other G7 countries called on Friday for an independent and transparent investigation into alleged human rights abuses during the conflict in Ethiopia's northern Tigray region.

Ethiopia offers FDI opportunities in various sectors

Ethiopia offers FDI opportunities in various sectors

The Ethiopian embassy in Doha, in collaboration with KON Group, is organising the ‘Ethiopia Digital Workshop’ slated on March 29 at 4pm to attract Qatari foreign direct investments

Eritrea agrees to withdraw troops from border area, Ethiopia's PM says

Eritrea agrees to withdraw troops from border area, Ethiopia's PM says

Eritrea has agreed to withdraw troops from Ethiopian territory along their mutual border, Ethiopia's prime minister said on Friday, under international pressure to address mounting reports of human rights abuses during months of conflict.

Eritrean refugees caught in crossfire of Ethiopia's Tigray war

Eritrean refugees caught in crossfire of Ethiopia's Tigray war

They have survived gun battles, attempted abductions, attacks by angry militiamen and days-long treks to safety with nothing to eat but moringa leaves.

Ethiopia denies its military aircraft crossed border into Sudan

Ethiopia denies its military aircraft crossed border into Sudan

Ethiopia has denied a Sudanese allegation that an Ethiopian military aircraft crossed the border into Sudan.

Over 80 people killed in attack in Ethiopian border region with Sudan

Over 80 people killed in attack in Ethiopian border region with Sudan

More than 80 civilians were killed in an attack on Tuesday in the Benishangul-Gumuz region on Ethiopia's border with Sudan, the state-appointed Ethiopian Human Rights Commission said on Wednesday.

Protests break out in captured Ethiopian city, says Tigrayan leader

Protests break out in captured Ethiopian city, says Tigrayan leader

The leader of Ethiopia's rebellious Tigrayan forces said on Friday that protests were breaking out in the regional capital which fell to federal troops days ago in their month-long war.

Ethiopia's war is not over, says leader of Tigrayan forces

Ethiopia's war is not over, says leader of Tigrayan forces

The leader of rebel forces in northern Ethiopia said on Monday they were still fighting near the regional capital of Mekelle, which fell to government troops at the weekend after nearly a month of battles and air strikes.

Ethiopia says military operation in Tigray region is over, hunt for Tigray leaders begins

Ethiopia says military operation in Tigray region is over, hunt for Tigray leaders begins

The Ethiopian government launched a manhunt on Sunday for leaders of a rebellious faction in the northern region of Tigray after announcing federal troops had taken over the regional capital and military operations were complete.

Ethiopian forces begin offensive on Tigray capital

Ethiopian forces begin offensive on Tigray capital

Ethiopian government forces began an offensive to capture the regional capital Mekelle in the rebellious northern Tigray region on Saturday, said a diplomat in direct contact with residents, and the leader of Tigrayan forces.