Ethiopian troops to leave Somalia soon

ADDIS ABABA, Jan 28 – Ethiopian Prime Minster Meles Zenawi said Friday he would pull troops out of Somalia “as soon as feasible,” admitting for the first time that forces had crossed…

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Frenetic pace of Ethiopia’s khat boomtown

By Mary Harper BBC News, Ethiopia   The global trade in khat is worth hundreds of millions of dollars a year and in one Ethiopian town daily life centres almost entirely around…

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EFJA Calls for Concerted Global Efforts to Stop Abuses

Press release The Ethiopian Free Press Association (EFJA) strongly condemns the use of Ethiopia’s controversial anti-terrorism law to persecute, muzzle and silence critics and journalists. EFJA also calls upon press freedom advocates,…

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The New Way of Thinking about Redistribution (By- Geletaw Zeleke)

                              By- Geletaw Zeleke                                       editor- Magill Dyess In this piece we will discuss the concept of redistribution of wealth using the following questions as the taking off point.    What is…

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(zehabesha.com) የልብ ህመም ጠቋሚ ምልክቶች

ብዙዎቻችን የልብ ህመም የበሽታ ምልክቶች ምን እንደሆኑ በተለያዩ አጋጣሚዎች (ከሚዲያ፣ ከመፃህፍት፣ ወዘተ…) ተረድተን ይሆናል፡፡ ይሁንና፣ ልባችን ችግር ውስጥ መሆኑን ቀደም ሲል የማስጠንቂያ መልዕክት የሚያስተላልፉ ሌሎች ምልክቶች ቢኖሩስ? በዘርፉ የተሰማሩ ተመራማሪዎች የህመሙ ተጠቂዎች…

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Ethiopian Israelis Protest for Freedom (J.post)

Ethiopian Israelis marched by the thousands in Jerusalem Wednesday in the late afternoon from the Knesset Parliament to the city’s center against a blazing setting sun. In one of the largest demonstrations for immigrant…

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Journalists, politician found guilty (AP)

By LUC VAN KEMENADE ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — An Ethiopian court on Thursday found three journalists, a politician and a politician’s assistant guilty of conspiring to commit acts of terrorism, in a case that…

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Five European tourists killed in attack in Ethiopia

Two Germans, two Hungarians and an Austrian dead in remote northern Afar region. Others wounded and kidnapped  David Smith in Johannesburg, Gunmen in northern Ethiopia have attacked a group of European tourists,…

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Social Affairs: Silent no more!

By RUTH EGLASH Their parents might not have spoken out against racism but the younger generation of Ethiopian-Israelis vows it will not stay quiet. The words were spoken clearly. Captured on camera…

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Abusive old OLF leaders short of new ideas

By Robele Ababya, The new OLF’s reversal of its secession policy has no doubt sent a shockwave in the camp of Old OLF’s faction linked to the pariah dictator of Eritrea supporting…

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