Law-book toting gunslingers of the new, new West In the folklore of the American wild, wild West, cattle barons and mine owners would pay hired guns to come around and “take care
Addis Ababa, September 17/2022 (Walta) – In the past five months there was a rising hope that peace will prevail in Ethiopia. Indefinite humanitarian truce was unilaterally declared by the government on
Nearly 12,000 newly displaced people, mainly women and children, taking refuge in schools in Mersa town The Tigrayan fighters killed several civilians over two days in Kobo and Aradom towns, two towns
Ethiopian Airlines Five-Star In-Terminal Hotel Addis Ababa, September 14/2022 (Walta) – Ethiopian Airlines Group, the largest aviation group in Africa, has completed the first phase of its In-Terminal Hotel construction. In a
The Biden administration is in full agreement that horrifying atrocities are being committed in Tigray. We will not stand by in the face of horrors in Tigray…. The use of the specific
Ethiopia’s weakened security apparatus is increasingly being confronted by al-Shabaab militants. In late July, al-Shabaab militants carried out an attack on three towns, Aato, Yeed, and Washaqo, which are on the Ethiopia-Somalia
News of the death of Britain’s longest-reigning monarch, Queen Elizabeth II, elicited a profound response and international grieving. Ethiopians have contributed to the millions of tributes that flooded social media for the
Addis Ababa, September 9, 2022(Walta) – After a fragile ceasefire lasting just five months, the TPLF (Tigray People’s Liberation Front) have once again initiated violent conflict with federal forces in Northern Ethiopia.
The three wise monkeys ready to hammer Ethiopia In Japanese folklore, there is the tale of the three wise monkeys. Mizaru (“See Not”) covers his eyes to see no evil. Kikazaru (“Hear
International partners should work exclusively with the Tigray regional government. The war in Tigray has produced hell on earth. The intensity of atrocities committed, the barbarism displayed by the Ethiopian, Eritrean, and
In my August 8, 2022, commentary, I asked: “US Special Envoy for the TPLF: From the “Ugly American” to the “American Easter Bunny” or is it Porky Pig?” Porky Pig, it was.