Tag Archives: Ethiopian

Ethiopian air strike hits capital Mekelle

Troops in the Tigray region of Ethiopia on Monday (18/10) said the Ethiopian government had launched airstrikes in the capital Mekelle. The bombing was also reported by residents and humanitarian aid workers in Tigray. But the Ethiopian government denied the claims, while the United Nations said it was investigating reports …

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Ethiopian and Kenyan Runners Win Chicago Marathon

Runners from the African continent are still too tough for other runners in the Chicago marathon competition held over the weekend in Illinois. Ethiopian runner Seifu Tura Abdiwak won the men’s elite category in Sunday’s competition, while Kenyan runner Ruth Chepngetich won the women’s elite category. Winners of the 2021 …

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Sudan Defends Attempts to Attack Ethiopian Troops on Border

Sudan’s military on Sunday (26/9) said it had repelled an attempted attack by Ethiopian troops on the border area between the two countries. Ethiopian troops were forced to withdraw from the Umm Barakit area, the military said in a statement, without providing further details. Sudan’s army chief, General Abdel Fattah …

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Ethiopian Refugee Women Celebrate Traditional Holiday in Sudan

Ethiopian refugees living in the Sudanese capital, Khartoum, at the end of August 2021, to be exact, Friday (27/8) commemorated a traditional holiday that celebrates girls and young women. “During the celebration we did our hair and wore traditional clothes. We also took pictures and prepared traditional foods, slaughtered a …

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