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UN Security Council renews arms embargo against Somalia, Eritrea

UN Security Council renews arms embargo against Somalia, Eritrea
November 11, 2016
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The United Nations Security Council has adopted a resolution to renew sanctions on Somalia and Eritrea. Ten of the 15 …More Here

UN: Saudis, UAE Likely Violating Arms Embargo in Eritrea

UN: Saudis, UAE Likely Violating Arms Embargo in Eritrea
November 6, 2016
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UNITED NATIONS — United Nations sanctions monitors warned in an annual report released Friday that possible foreign support for a …More Here

Merkel in Ethiopia on the last leg of her three-nation African tour

Merkel in Ethiopia on the last leg of her three-nation African tour
October 11, 2016
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The German Chancellor Angela Merkel is in Ethiopia on the last leg of her three-nation African tour. Merkel and Prime …More Here

UNHCR: 29,000 refugees have crossed into Ethiopia

UNHCR: 29,000 refugees have crossed into Ethiopia
October 1, 2016
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The government of South Sudan says the reported influx of refugees into Ethiopia is highly likely a result of citizens’ …More Here

UN: Ethiopia faces new wave of South Sudanese refugees

UN: Ethiopia faces new wave of South Sudanese refugees
September 30, 2016
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The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) operation in Ethiopia said on Thursday it is bracing itself for a …More Here

AU endorsing mass exit by member states from ICC

AU endorsing mass exit by member states from ICC
September 25, 2016
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The African Union is going ahead with plans to endorse a mass withdrawal of its members from the International Criminal …More Here

Ethiopia says it won’t entertain Riek Machar

Ethiopia says it won’t entertain Riek Machar
September 23, 2016
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Ethiopia has issued warnings with regards to former South Sudan first Vice President Riek Machar visit. It says Machar’s only …More Here

PM Hailemariam Desalegn decries use of social media to spread messages of hate and bigotry

PM Hailemariam Desalegn decries use of social media to spread messages of hate and bigotry
September 22, 2016
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As much as social media offers a digital platform to improve exchange of information and enhance popular participation, its attendant …More Here

Regional powers back studies on impact of Ethiopia’s Nile dam

Regional powers back studies on impact of Ethiopia’s Nile dam
September 20, 2016
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(Reuters) – Egypt, Sudan and Ethiopia commissioned studies into the environmental and economic impact of a $4 billion dam on …More Here

IGAD summit hailed as a historic success for Somalia

IGAD summit hailed as a historic success for Somalia
September 13, 2016
Africa/World

The IGAD Summit in Mogadishu has been hailed as a historic event for Somalia. It’s the first time in decades …More Here