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Mon, 06 May 2019 12:03:44 GMT
Eleven Civilians Killed in Siti Zone of Somali Region By What Witnesses Said Were Afar Regional State Special Forces
[Addis Standard] At least eleven civilians, many of whom pastoralists, were killed by members of the Afar regional state special forces, Mustefa Omer, president of Somali regional state confirmed to Addis Standard.

Mon, 06 May 2019 08:16:11 GMT
Govt Cautiously Embraces New Era of Press Freedom
[VOA] Ethiopia's historic strides toward democracy and openness have given journalists in the country hope for greater freedom to report the news. In a speech at the Sheraton Addis, Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed encouraged journalists to "seize...

Mon, 06 May 2019 12:05:55 GMT
New Study Reveals the Massive Ecological and Economic Impacts of Woody Weed Invasion in Ethiopia
[Addis Standard] CABI scientists have revealed the massive ecological and economic impacts that the invasive alien tree Prosopis juliflora has had across the Afar Region of north eastern Ethiopia.

Mon, 06 May 2019 12:02:44 GMT
Misleading Numbers: Improving the Reporting of Ethiopia's Tourism Sector´╗┐
[Addis Standard] Earlier this month, several local media organizations reported that tourists traveling to Ethiopia spent, on average, nearly $5,000 during their visit. As great as this sounds, these figures are very misleading.

Mon, 06 May 2019 09:16:09 GMT
Odds Favour Tergat As the Legend Wins Bet Against Old Friend Haile
[Capital FM] Nairobi -In what was a light banter, Kenyan athletics legend Paul Tergat won a bet against his old friend Haile Gebrselassie that will see the Ethiopian great visit Kenya, following Hellen Obiri's victory at the Doha IAAF Diamond League ...

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