Thursday 14 February 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
February 14, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – An Ethiopian military source has told Sudan Tribune that the country has built the first unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) or drone which could be used for multiple purposes. A US (...)
Thursday 7 November 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
November 6, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopia on Wednesday said that Somalia’s Islamist al-Shabaab, backed by arch-rival Eritrea, is planning to carry out attacks on its soil.
The National Intelligence and Security (...)
Wednesday 13 November 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
November 12, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – A senior government official on Tuesday said that Ethiopian troops will join the African Union Mission in Somalia (AMISOM) as part of the battle against the al-Qaida-allied (...)
Monday 23 September 2013 September 22, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – An official from Ethiopia’s biggest opposition group, Medrek, said on Saturday that Ethiopia could face a similar attack to this weekend’s assault on a shopping mall in the Kenyan capital, Nairobi that (...)
Saturday 5 October 2013 October 4, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – Ethiopia said on Thursday that it has reduced the number of troops deployed in war-torn neighbouring Somalia, saying a period of relative peace and stability has been restored.
“Ethiopia has reduced its (...)
Wednesday 30 October 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
October 29, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) - A US drone strike in war ravaged Somalia on Monday killed two senior members of the al-Qaida affiliated militant group, al Shabaab, Somalia and US officials said Tuesday.
The two (...)
Thursday 17 January 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
January 16, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) - A court in Ethiopia on Tuesday passed jail terms against nine individuals including one Kenyan national who are alleged to be members of a terrorist cell affiliated with Al Qaeda’s (...)
Saturday 2 November 2013 November 1, 2013 (KAMPALA) - The Kenya Defence Forces (KDF) has said it on Thursday evening attacked and destroyed an Al-Shabaab training base in Somalia.
‘‘KDF forces within AMISON conducted a major aerial offensive on Al-Shaab (...)
Friday 3 May 2013 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
May 2, 2013 (ADDIS ABABA) – A new report released on Thursday revealed that 258,000 people died in Somalia during a severe famine that hit the East African nation between 2010 and 2012. A Somalian child eats gruel (...)
Tuesday 4 September 2012 By Tesfa-Alem Tekle
September 3, 2012(ADDIS ABABA) – The US government is committed to further deepen its partnership with the new leadership of Ethiopia, the US permanent representative to the United Nations (UN), Susan Rice has said. (...)
Al-Mahdi and his futile alliance with Al-Bashir2013-12-02 12:09:08 By Mahmoud A. Suleiman
December 2, 2013 - Omer al-Bashir and his ailing brutal regime have been procrastinating over the growing political crisis in Sudan for the last twenty-four years. Omer (...)
Open letter to President Obama on the bombing Darfur2013-12-01 04:38:32 An open letter to President Obama on the bombing of North Sharafa, East Jebel Marra (Darfur)
From Eric Reeves, 30 November 2013
To President Barack Obama
The White House
Sudan: Dozens Held Without Charge2013-12-03 05:05:33 African Commission Should Investigate Alleged Torture and Ill-Treatment
(Nairobi, November 28, 2013) – Sudan is still detaining dozens of people without charge in connection with September 2013 (...)
Wulu county MPs condemn governor’s defamatory speech2013-11-30 06:31:51 PRESS RELEASE
Wulu County Members of Parliament Condemn the Caretaker Governor’s Defamatory Speech
On Monday the 25th of November, 2013, the caretaker Governor of Lakes state Gen. Matur Chut (...)