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Ethiopia: Country in East Africa
Ethiopia, officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, is a country in the northeastern part of Africa, popularly known as the Horn of Africa. It shares borders with Eritrea to the north, Djibouti to the northeast, Somaliland and Somalia to the east, Kenya to the south, South Sudan to the west and Sudan to the northwest. With over 102 million inhabitants, Ethiopia is the most populous landlocked country in the world and the second-most populous nation on the African continent with a total area of 1,100,000 square kilometres (420,000 sq mi). Its capital and largest city is Addis Ababa, which lies a few miles west of the East African Rift that splits the country into the Nubian and Somali tectonic plates.

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Sudan military rulers say they rejected proposal from Ethiopian PM to hold negotiations in Addis Ababa

Sudan's military rulers said on Thursday that Ethiopia's prime minister had suggested that negotiations between the rulers and the Sudanese opposition on a transition to democracy move to Addis Ababa.
Reuters - Published

Sudan talks to resume as opposition halts strikes, says mediator

sudan talks to resume as opposition halts strikes, says mediator
Protest leaders will end strikes and return to the negotiating table, an Ethiopian mediator says.
BBC News - Published

Videos for Ethiopia

Sudan army, protesters to resume talks on transitional council [Video]Sudan army, protesters to resume talks on transitional council

Ethiopian envoy says protest movement agrees to suspend disobedience campaign and TMC will free political prisoners.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:34Published

Sudan arrests opposition leaders after Ethiopia mediation effort [Video]Sudan arrests opposition leaders after Ethiopia mediation effort

Protest leaders Mohamed Esmat and Ismail Jalab arrested shortly after meeting mediator, Ethiopia's PM Abiy Ahmed.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:19Published

Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed begins mediation talks in Sudan [Video]Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed begins mediation talks in Sudan

Move comes after AU suspends Sudan's membership following killing of dozens of protesters by Rapid Support Forces.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:23Published

Eritrea Independence: First anniversary since peace deal [Video]Eritrea Independence: First anniversary since peace deal

The biggest day in Eritrea's calendar of celebrations and now there's a peace deal with the country's neighbour and one-time enemy Ethiopia.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:40Published

FAA Meets With Air Regulators On Fate Of Boeing 737 MAX [Video]FAA Meets With Air Regulators On Fate Of Boeing 737 MAX

The Federal Aviation Administration is meeting with international air regulators from around the world to assess the status of the grounded Boeing 737 MAX. According to Reuters, senior FAA officials..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:39Published

Pilots Slammed Boeing Before Second Deadly Crash [Video]Pilots Slammed Boeing Before Second Deadly Crash

Just months before a second deadly crash of a Boeing 737 Max airplane, American Airlines pilots reportedly confronted a Boeing official about a computerized anti-stall system. The meeting between the..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:46Published

Boeing Jet Skids Off Runway Into River In Florida [Video]Boeing Jet Skids Off Runway Into River In Florida

A team of 16 investigators from the National Transportation Safety Board is being sent to Jacksonville, Florida. That's where a Boeing 737 jet slid of the runway Friday night into the St Johns River...

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:41Published

Young Ethiopian designers inspired by old fabric [Video]Young Ethiopian designers inspired by old fabric

At a recent fashion show in Addis Ababa, Ethiopian designers showcased a range of clothes made from "Faaya Aada," a traditional cotton cloth woven by hand. Mary Theru reports.

Credit: Reuters Studio     Duration: 02:11Published

Boeing boss says sorry after fatal crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia [Video]Boeing boss says sorry after fatal crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia

Boeing shareholders are meeting six months since the first of two deadly crashes involving the company's 737 Max airliner, and as new questions arise about the aerospace giant's handling of the crisis...

Credit: PA - Press Association STUDIO     Duration: 00:46Published

Two Olympic Greats Embroiled In Bitter Row Over Alleged Robbery In Hotel [Video]Two Olympic Greats Embroiled In Bitter Row Over Alleged Robbery In Hotel

Two Olympic track and field greats -- Mo Farah and Haile Gebrselassie -- have become embroiled in a spat after Farah alleged he had been robbed. According to CNN, Farah alleges that he was robbed..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:32Published

Farah says he was robbed at Gebrselassie's hotel [Video]Farah says he was robbed at Gebrselassie's hotel

Mo Farah says Haile Gebrselassie is "disappointing" after Farah was robbed when staying in a hotel owned by the Ethiopian athletics legend

Credit: Reuters - Sports     Duration: 00:54Published

28 Hippos Found Dead In Ethiopian National Park [Video]28 Hippos Found Dead In Ethiopian National Park

CNN reports that the bodies of at least 28 hippopotamuses have been found in Ethiopia's national park. Behirwa Mega, head of the park told reporters that the animals died between April 14 and 21 and..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:38Published

Kenya: Police arrest driver of abducted Cuban doctors [Video]Kenya: Police arrest driver of abducted Cuban doctors

The doctors were heading to a government hospital where they had been working for close to a year treating patients from Kenya, Somalia and Ethiopia.

Credit: Al Jazeera STUDIO     Duration: 02:42Published

Boeing 737 MAX Governmental Review To Begin This Month [Video]Boeing 737 MAX Governmental Review To Begin This Month

Reuters reports the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said Friday that a joint governmental review of the Boeing 737 MAX will begin on April 29. The review will be conducted in collaboration with 9..

Credit: Wochit News     Duration: 00:56Published

 

Envoy says Sudan talks to resume as strike suspended

Sudan's military and opposition groups have agreed to resume talks on the formation of a transitional council, an Ethiopian envoy said on Tuesday, as an opposition alliance said it was suspending its..
Reuters - Published

Sudan parties to resume talks on forming transitional council: envoy

Sudanese parties have agreed to resume talks on the formation of a transitional sovereign council, Ethiopia's special envoy to Sudan said on Tuesday.
Reuters - Published

Ethiopian woman gives birth and sits exams 30 minutes later

ethiopian woman gives birth and sits exams 30 minutes later
She took the exams in hospital because she did not want to wait another year to graduate.
BBC News - Published

Ethiopia delays census again despite looming election

Ethiopia's parliament postponed a national census for a second time on Monday, citing security concerns but potentially undermining logistics for the first election under reformist Prime Minister Abiy..
Reuters - Published

Sudan crisis: Military arrests opposition figures after mediation bid

sudan crisis: military arrests opposition figures after mediation bid
The three men were held after meeting Ethiopia's PM in Khartoum to try to broker peace talks.
BBC News - Published

Two Sudan rebel leaders arrested after meeting Ethiopia PM: sources

Two Sudanese rebel leaders were arrested early on Saturday, opposition sources said, shortly after meeting visiting Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, who is trying to mediate in a crisis threatening..
Reuters - Published

Ethiopia attempts to mediate Sudan crisis after bloodshed

Ethiopia's prime minister on Friday urged Sudan's military rulers and civilian opposition to exercise "bravery" in trying to agree on a transition to democracy after the worst bloodshed since the..
Reuters - Published

Ethiopian leader meets Sudanese opposition and military leaders, protesters say medical staff targeted

Ethiopia's prime minister held separate talks with Sudan's military rulers and opposition in Khartoum on Friday in a bid to ease the political crisis that has followed the overthrow of President Omar..
Reuters - Published

Ethiopian leader Abiy arrives in Sudan to meet head of ruling military council in mediation bid

Ethiopia's prime minister arrived in Khartoum on Friday to meet the chief of Sudan's ruling military council in a bid to mediate in the political crisis that has followed the overthrow of President..
Reuters - Published

Ethiopia PM Abiy in Sudan to meet with chief of military council

Ethiopia's prime minister arrived in Sudan's capital Khartoum on Friday to meet with the chief of Sudan's Transitional Military Council Lieutenant General Abdel Fattah al-Burhan, his office said.
Reuters - Published

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