Three dead as unrest rumbles in Ethiopia’s southern Hawassa city

At least three people have died in Ethiopia‘s southern city of Hawassa, hospital authorities said, amid a showdown between state security forces and local activists who…

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Amid Ethiopia unrest, Amhara political party spokesman arrested

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Authorities in Ethiopia on Friday arrested the spokesman of a political party which promotes the interests of the Amhara ethnic group,…

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Eritrea’s Roman Catholic Church has condemned the PFDJ Government

Eritrea’s Roman Catholic Church has condemned the government in the one-party state for seizing and shutting all its health centres last week. In a letter…

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Ousted Egyptian president Mohamed Morsi dies in court

Former Egyptian president Mohamed Mursi has died in court, state television reported on Monday. It said Mursi had fainted after a court session and died…

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