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October 19, 2021
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Political, ethnic polarisation in Ethiopia a concern for US

WASHINGTON (US) – The US State Department said that the country is deeply concerned about increasing political and ethnic polarisation throughout Ethiopia. Newly appointed US Special Envoy for the Horn of Africa Jeffrey Feltman added that Washington will work with allies to secure a ceasefire in the Tigray region, provide assistance and hold human rights […]

Ethiopia to hold national election in mid-2021

ADDIS ABABA (ETHIOPIA) -Ethiopia will hold a parliamentary election on June 5, 2021, the National Electoral Board said on Friday, as Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed tries to quell outbreaks of deadly political and ethnic violence in several regions. Abiy’s Prosperity Party, a pan-Ethiopian movement he founded a year ago, faces challenges from increasingly strident