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Eritrea issues 5th statement, blames Washington

Friday, June 17, 2016 @ 10:17 pm

Last Sunday, Ethiopian and Eritrean troops had one of the biggest clashes since the end of the 1998-2000 war. The Eritrean government issued its first statement regarding the clash on Sunday minutes before mid-night. Since then, Asmara has been [...]

Sudanese soldiers abduct Ethiopian farm workers again

Thursday, June 16, 2016 @ 7:18 am

Sudanese soldiers raided an Ethiopian commercial farm on Tuesday, HornAffairs learned. The soldiers abducted at least five farm workers and seized two tractors from a commercial far near the border. The commercial farm raided by the Sudanese is [...]

ICRC still denied access to Maekelawi, Somali region [+video]

Tuesday, June 14, 2016 @ 8:28 pm

Ethiopia continues to limit prison access of the International Committee of Red Cross (ICRC), the head of delegation James Reynolds told HornAffairs in an exclusive interview. The ICRC delegation in Ethiopia is primarily focused on “protecting [...]

Eritrea confirmed fighting on border with Ethiopia

Monday, June 13, 2016 @ 12:15 am

The Eritrean government has just issued a statement confirming the heavy fighting on the border with Ethiopia. Fighting broke out between Ethiopian and Eritrean armies on Sunday, as HornAffairs reported earlier. The conflict is on Tsorena area, [...]

Update-1|Breaking| Heavy fighting on Ethiopia Eritrea border

Sunday, June 12, 2016 @ 3:12 pm

(Adds mid-day developments) A heavy fighting is going on the Tsorena front of Ethiopian Eritrean border, multiple sources confirmed to HornAffairs. Fighting in the Tsorena area of the border started since 5 am at dawn and it is still ongoing. The [...]

Official report admits hundreds killed in Oromia, Amhara regions

Friday, June 10, 2016 @ 7:25 pm

The recent protests and clashes in Oromia and Amhara regions cost hundreds of lives, the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission (EHRC) disclosed today. EHRC presented its long-awaited report to the parliament today. The protests in Oromia, which started [...]

Ethiopia: Revised tax rates for Salary and Small businesses

Friday, June 10, 2016 @ 5:16 am

Ethiopian government disclosed the draft income tax proclamation that has been the subject of speculation for long. The government has been indicating for about two years that it was considering a revision of the income tax, which has been in place [...]

Updated|Breaking: Ethiopia: Senior Oromia official detained

Thursday, June 9, 2016 @ 4:07 pm

The legislative organ of Ethiopia’s largest region stripped the immunity of two officials and appointed new chiefs for the judiciary. Oromia regional council stripped the immunity of Zelalem Jemaneh and Diro Demi today, according to [...]

Text of Ethiopia’s draft Computer Crime proclamation

Monday, May 9, 2016 @ 5:06 am

Proclamation   No. ……/2016 A PROCLAMATION TO PROVIDE FOR THE COMPUTER CRIME WHEREAS information and communication technology plays a vital role in the economic, social and political development of the country; WHEREAS unless appropriate [...]

Breaking| Ethiopia: 3 killed, 5 injured in Gambella’s unrest

Sunday, April 24, 2016 @ 5:27 pm

[Updated with details on the third death] At least three killed, six wounded as riots continue for second day in Ethiopia’s western region Gambella on Sunday. Protests started yesterday in reaction to a killing by a refugee mob. It is to be [...]
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