February 02, 2021 (GMN) - Age-old territorial claims are threatening to embroil Ethiopia and Sudan into armed conflict, as bickering over disputed strips of farmland in recent weeks has boiled over into the most serious escalation of border tensions in years.
January 15, 2021 (GMN) - The Ethiopian Human Rights Commission said it has received information that over 80 civilians were killed in the latest massacre in the western Benishangul-Gumuz region.
November 29, 2020 (GMN) - In the centre of Mekelle, the highland capital of Tigray, is a complex of memorials and museums. Under the hot sun, old armoured vehicles, jets and helicopters rust quietly. On the city’s wide avenues, statues commemorate the “martyrs” and the victories of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF), a small band of insurgents who became a guerrilla army, launched a successful rebellion and eventually ruled Africa’s second-most populous country for almost 30 years.