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Ethiopia: Police must face immediate investigation after five protesters shot dead - Amnesty

Ethiopia: Police must face immediate investigation after five protesters shot dead Amnesty Press Release Amnesty International today called on the Ethiopian authorities to thoroughly and effectively investigate the violent dispersal of demonstrators...

Ethiopia: Thousands protest after deadly ethnic violence - AL JAZEERA

At least 200 people have been arrested by police in connection with the violence over the weekend that saw 23 killed. Thousands of people have taken to the streets of the Ethiopian capital to express their anger after a weekend of deadly ethnically...

At least 23 die in weekend of Ethiopia ethnic violence - Reuters

Aaron Maasho ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) РAt least 23 people were killed in a weekend of violence targeting minorities in Ethiopia’s ethnic Oromo heartland near the capital Addis Ababa, police said, a blow to new reformist Prime...

Ethiopia's Progress Warrants Support, US Lawmaker Says - VOA

After leading a congressional fact-finding trip to Ethiopia, U.S. Rep. Christopher Smith said he’s convinced the Horn of Africa country is making rapid progress toward democracy, thanks to new leadership. “Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed...

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Ethiopia and Eritrea reopen their border for the first time in 20 years - ABC News

The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea have re-opened crossing points on their shared border for the first time in 20 years, clearing the way for trade between the former foes after a stunning reconciliation. Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Abiy...

Ethiopia welcomes return of exiled opposition leader - Anadolu Agency

Berhanu Nega lays down arms and returns to country on call by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed By Addis Getachew ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia Streets in Addis Ababa are decorated with flags (pre-1995 Green, Yellow, Red tricolor with no star in it) to welcome...