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Ethiopian forces kill seven TPLF militants

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia Ethiopia said Sunday that a total of seven high-ranking and middle level officers of the militant Tigray People's Liberation Front (TPLF) were neutralized in a joint military and police operation in its northernmost…

Talks on Ethiopia’s Nile Dam fail

KHARTOUM, Sudan The talks between Ethiopia, Egypt and Sudan on the filling and operations of Ethiopia’s dam on the Nile River have failed, Sudan’s official news agency reported on Sunday. The Sudan News Agency said that Naledi Pandor,…

Ethiopia to fill disputed dam, deal or no deal

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia It’s a clash over water usage that Egypt calls an existential threat and Ethiopia calls a lifeline for millions out of poverty. Just weeks remain before the filling of Africa’s most powerful hydroelectric dam might…

Ethiopia vows to complete mega Nile dam

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia Ethiopia will complete the construction of the Nile dam, resolve the border dispute with Sudan, and mitigate the impacts of COVID-19 pandemic, Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Monday. Abiy's remarks came during…

UN appeals for $358M for refugees in Ethiopia

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia The UN needs $358 million to care for refugees being sheltered in Ethiopia, UN officials said Monday. Kisut Gebre Egziabher, Ethiopia spokesperson for the UNHCR refugee agency, told that this sum would be enough to…