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  1. Ethiopia: The Progressing GERDRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | AllAfrica.com

    ... discussions with both sides" and urged them to work out their differences. The tripartite negotiations between Ethiopia, Sudan and Egypt that were suspended after the first two sides failed to narrow their differences, and consequently trade-offs ...

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  2. Ethiopia: Arrest of Journalists, Bloggers, Exodus of JournalistsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Sep 15 | AllAfrica.com

    It was last year that three journalists and six bloggers were detained and charged with "working with foreign organizations that claim to be human rights activists and agreeing in idea and receiving finance to incite public violence through social media." The detainees are Tesfalem Waldyes, Asmamaw Hailegiorgis, Zelalem Kibiret, Befekadu Hailu, Mahlet Fantahun, Abel Wabela, Atinafu Birhane, Natinael Feleke and Edom Kassaye.

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  3. Ethiopians In Melbourne and Canberra colorfully celebrated the Ethiopian New YearRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Walta Information Centre

    It has become customary for Ethiopians and Ethiopian origins living abroad to come together and celebrate the Ethiopia New Year and other national days together. Ethiopians and friends of Ethiopia have celebrated the Ethiopian new year in Melbourne and Canberra.

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  4. Agreement with rebels rattled position of parties boycotting dialogue: NCPRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | In-depth Africa

    September 14, 2014 Sudan's ruling National Congress Party said that political stances of opposition parties which refused to participate in the national dialogue have been weakened following the signing of the framework agreement between the national dialogue committee known as 7+7 and the Paris Declaration forces.

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  5. Ethiopia: Woes of Private AirlinesRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | AllAfrica.com

    When Ethiopian Airlines acquired a state-of-the-art jetliner, the Boeing B787-8 Dreamliner in August of 2012, it took many by surprise. How can a poor country like Ethiopia become second next to Japan to own and operate the most sophisticated airliner in the world? Ethiopian was the first African carrier to join the jet age in the 1960s by bringing the first B720 jetliner to Africa.

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  6. In pictures: Ethiopia's thriving art marketRead the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Newsday

    Business and art are becoming increasingly entwined in the Ethiopian capital, but journalist James Jeffrey asks if this has come at a cost to creativity and true artistic experimentation. Until recently the buying and selling of modern and contemporary art in Ethiopia was all but non-existent. 2 comments

  7. Ethiopians welcome 2007Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Sep 14 | Daily Monitor

    ... stranger things and besides I knew exactly what I was doing. A number of Ethiopians including the Ambassador of Ethiopia to Uganda, Degfe Bula Wakjira, had taken the trouble to explain that this New Year was as legit as any and he added that they ...

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  8. Sudan's ruling party hails Addis National Dialogue agreementRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | In-depth Africa

    The ruling National Congress Party welcomed the agreement on the National Dialogue principles signed by the Sudan Revolutionary Front , the National Umma Party and two representatives of the National Dialogue Steering Committee, in Addis Ababa on 4 september. "The signing of the National Dialogue document by the opposition forces has restored hope for a comprehensive Sudanese dialogue process.

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  9. State Department updates travel warning for EritreaRead the original story

    Sunday Sep 14 | In-depth Africa

    The U.S. Department of State warns U.S. citizens of the risks of travel to Eritrea and strongly recommends U.S. citizens not travel to the country since there is increasing possibility U.S. citizens will not receive the requisite exit permit from Eritrean authorities, according to the latest State Department release. The new travel warning for Eritrea replaces the warning of November 18, 2013 to remind U.S. citizens of ongoing security concerns in Eritrea, the State Department says .

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  10. Isaias Afwerki lost another trusted foot soldier, Al-Shabab leader Ahmed Abdi GodaneRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Tigrai Online

    ... terrorst group also. Ahmed Godane was a favorite of the Eritrean president because strong animosity he had towards Ethiopia and Ethiopians. The Al-Shabab leaders were traveling under the cover of the night, but it didn't save them from the Hellfire ...

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  11. Sudan: Opposition Leader DetainedRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | AllAfrica.com

    The Sudanese security authorities on Friday detained a leading member of the National Consensus Forces, upon his return from the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa after a meeting with leaders of the Sudan Revolutionary Front. The head of the Sudanese Congress Party , Ibrahim Sheikh, and seven party members are still held in custody, despite the amnesty granted by President Al Bashir on Wednesday.

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  12. Ethiopia - capable to host Africa...Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Walta Information Centre

    Ethiopia has the capacity to host the Africa Cup of Nations and is ready to discharge any responsibility regarding this, Deputy Prime Minister Demeke Mokonnen said. Confederation of African Football delegation led by the President Issa Hayatou discussed with Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn and his deputy Demeke Mekonen on Friday about development of Ethiopian football. 1 comment

  13. Sudan Parliament Speaker to visit Ethiopia Saturday - Saturday, 13 September 2014 08:32Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 13 September 2014 - Speaker of the Sudanese Parliament, al Fatih Izz al Din, is expected to arrive in Addis Ababa on Saturday, a Sudanese diplomat has said. The Speaker will arrive in the Ethiopian capital upon an invitation from his Ethiopian counterpart Abadula Gemeda, the diplomat told Anadolu Agency on Friday.

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  14. Youth League to celebrate six year anniversary - Saturday, 13 September 2014 08:26Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Walta Information Centre

    Addis Ababa, 13 September 2014 - Ethiopian Peoples' Revolutionary Democratic Front Youth League Head Dessalegn Gebre-Yohannes told journalists here yesterday that the six year anniversary of the establishment of EPRDF Youth League would be marked with various panel discussions and entertaining programs next Sunday at the Millennium Hall. According to Dessalegn, members of EPRDF Youth League have been marking the day through participating in voluntary services and developmental activities in their respective states every year since the League's inception.

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  15. Company, Authority sign Dire Dawa - "Dawale road upgrading projectRead the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Walta Information Centre

    ... the agreement, Authority Director General Zaid Wolde-Gebriel said that the road would be an alternative to connect Ethiopia to Djibouti port and ease the traffic burden of Awash- Mille-Djibout road which is now serving beyond capacity. Cognizant of ...

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  16. Ethiopian federalism exemplary to neighboring nations- Speaker - Saturday, 13 September 2014 08:19Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Walta Information Centre

    ... problems for the country's development. After having established a Federal System with the consent of the people, Ethiopia now is registering success in all development endeavors, said Kassa Teklebirhan. The Ambassador of Sudan to Addis Ababa, ... 1 comment

  17. Ethiopia's 1st toll road to be open for traffic - Saturday, 13 September 2014 07:36Read the original story w/Photo

    Saturday Sep 13 | Walta Information Centre

    The Addis Ababa- Adama highway, the first toll road in the country will be opened for traffic starting from Sunday, September 14, 2014, the Ethiopian Toll Roads Enterprise announced. According to Ethiopian News Agency , the six-lane road, which is the first of in its kind in the country, has consumed over 10.3 billion Birr, of which 57 percent is covered from Exim bank of China as loan.

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  18. Ethiopian Activists Fight US-Backed Land SeizuresRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | The Nation

    ... but the protests were met with swift and harsh government repression. Many other Oromo families on the outskirts of Ethiopia's bustling capital are now wondering whether their communities could be next. These homes were demolished in order to ... 1 comment

  19. Ethiopia on both corners of the Ball: Western Ally Versus Extremist Partner by @MohamudFarahRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | CNN

    ... of the colonial powers. Therefore, people or nations of same faith became allies with European powers - namely Ethiopia or Abyssinia; people or nations of different faith including Somalis had resisted through religious and ethnic perspectives; ...

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  20. Sudan: Opposition Parties Call for Civil DisobedienceRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Sep 12 | AllAfrica.com

    The National Consensus Forces are not interested in a national dialogue, as long as it will not dismantle the one-party-state in Sudan. The allied opposition parties instead call for an intifada.

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