Under Abiy, Ethiopia’s media have more freedom but challenges remain

Asamnew Tsige, Suspected ringleader in Ethiopian Coup Attempt, is Reported Killed

Reuters ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — The general suspected of being behind a coup attempt in the Ethiopian region of Amhara has been captured and killed, state media reported on Monday. The suspect, Gen. Asamnew... Read more »

Ethiopia charges ex-head of military firm METEC with corruption

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopia charged the former head ofmilitary-run industrial conglomerate METEC with corruption on Thursday,nearly two months after his arrest. Kinfe Dagnew was chargedwith four counts of corruption related to... Read more »
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After 20-year military standoff, Ethiopia and Eritrea agree to normalize ties in historic breakthrough

By Paul Paul Schemm | Washington Post ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia — Ethio­pian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed traveled Sunday to Eritrea, once a bitter adversary, and agreed to normalize ties after an unprecedented... Read more »