Monthly Archive: November 2013

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Ethiopia condemns Saudi Arabia for its brutal crackdown

Ethiopian Foreign Minister Tedros Adhanom has condemned Saudi Arabia for its brutal crackdown on migrant workers in the kingdom. Saudi authorities have launched the weeklong visa crackdown on foreign workers, killing three people, including...

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Saudi police kill Ethiopian immigrants in Riyadh

Two people have been killed and scores wounded as Saudi police clashed with protesting foreign workers in a district of the capital, Riyadh. A police statement said hundreds of people were arrested in the...

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Egypt-Ethiopia Nile talks end on sour note

Al-Monitor (KHARTOUM, Sudan) — Disputes and disagreements erupted again between Egypt and Ethiopia concerning the Nile River dam construction, after both countries failed to reach an agreement governing the Ethiopian Renaissance Dam in their...

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‘Ethio-Mihdar’ Editors Released on Bail

  Awramba Times (Addis Ababa) – Ethiopian authorities released editors of the leading independent Amharic weekly, Ethio-Mihdar, on Wednesday after they were granted bail by a local court in Legetafo, 24 Kms northeast of the...