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“ኢሳት ለሀገሬ”- ESAT 1st press conference Addis Ababa Jan 17, 2019

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    Ethiopia: Concern over increasing violence in Amhara region

    ESAT News (January 16, 2019) The council of the Amhara regional government says the security situation in the region has gotten worse and resulted in the loss of several lives and destruction of properties. The statement by the council said western and central Gondar are areas that have specially been beset by deadly violence as a result of conflict between ...

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      Ethiopia: Over 800 OLF combatants captured: says regional command post

      by Engidu Woldie ESAT News (January 16, 2019) 835 combatants of the Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) have been captured in the troubled region of Benishangul-Gumuz and the adjacent western Ormo region, according to the communication Bureau of the Oromo regional government. The Bureau said based on information obtained from a Command Post set up to quell violence that beset the ...

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        Commander of OLF army in Southern Ethiopia accepts peace offer

        ESAT News (January 15, 2019) A rebel commander for the army wing of the Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) in Southern Ethiopia had accepted a peace offer mediated by the Guji Abba Gedas, traditional leaders of the Oromo. The report by FBC in Addis Ababa says Elias Gambella Golo, the commander of OLF army in southern Ethiopia, had welcomed a call ...

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          ESAT Addis Ababa Amharic News – Jan 15, 2019

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            ESAT Addis Abeba Tigrigna News – Jan 15, 2019

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              ESAT Oduu Afaan Oromoo Kibxata – Jan 15, 2019

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                Ethiopia, Eritrea to open four commercial border checkpoints

                by Engidu Woldie ESAT News (January 15, 2019) Ethiopia and Eritrea would soon open four commercial checkpoints to monitor and regulate cross border trade between the two countries, according to the Ethiopian Customs Commission. The Commission has also prepared a commercial transit protocol, which has been referred to the relevant body at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, the Ethiopian News ...

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                  Ethiopia: Dozens killed in ethnic attack in Kaffa zone as over 30,000 people displaced

                  by Engidu Woldie ESAT News (January 14, 2019) At least 37 people, including children, have been killed in southwestern Ethiopia in what a zonal administrator said was an attack against the people of Kembata and Tembaro, who settled in Keffa zone to escape from drought. The victims had settled in Kaffa in a government program 15 years ago and have ...

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                    ESAT Addis Abeba Amharic News – Jan 14, 2019

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