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Ethiopian wins SkyTrax World Airline Award for “Best Airline Staff in Africa”

Ethiopian Airlines, the fastest growing, most profitable and a technology pioneer African airline, has won the SKYTRAX World Airline Award for Best Airline Staff in Africa, for the second time, today (July 12, 2016) at Farnborough Airshow event held in Hampshire, England.

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IGAD, World Bank to support communities hosting refugees in Horn of Africa

IGAD, World Bank to support communities hosting refugees in Horn of AfricaThe Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) and the World Bank Group signed a financing agreement worth 5 million USD on Monday (July 11), with a view to addressing the challenges posed by displacements to hosting communities in the Horn of Africa.

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Statement of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs of Ethiopia

Ethiopia has noted the recent situation pertaining to the South China Sea and China’s position on this issue.

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The IGAD Council of Ministers condemns the eruption of fighting in South Sudan

The IGAD Council of Ministers in its 56th Extraordinary Summit held on Monday (July 11, 2016) in Nairobi Kenya, under the Chairmanship of Dr. Tedros Adhanom, Minister for Foreign Affairs of the Federal Democratic republic of Ethiopia and Chairperson of the IGAD Council of Ministers condemned in the strongest terms the eruption of fighting in South Sudan.

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UN condemns heavy fighting in South Sudanese capital, calls for calm

The United Nations Secretary-General Ban Ki-moon said on Sunday (July 10, 2016) that South Sudan's leaders must take "decisive action" to regain control of security in the capital Juba.

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IGAD Chairperson Calls for restraint as tensions intensify in South Sudan

In a statement issued later today (July 10, 2016), Prime Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia and Chairperson of the Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD), H.E. Hailemariam Desalegn called for restraint as the recent tensions intensify in South Sudan.

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Morocco on course for enhanced cooperation with Ethiopia

Morocco's Foreign Minister Salah Eddine Mezouar is in Addis Ababa over the weekend to deliver a message from King Mohamed VI, which calls for an enhanced cooperation with Ethiopia.

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Juba witnesses yet another heavy fighting

The South Sudanese capital Juba witnessed yet another heavy fighting between rival forces who had been signatories to the August peace agreement.

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“European leaders should look to Ethiopia when it comes to the treatment of refugees” Mrs. Robinson

Former Irish President and the Special Envoy of the United Nations Secretary General on El-nino, and climate change, Mrs. Mary Robinson has called on European leaders to look to Ethiopia when it comes to the treatment of refugees.

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Netanyahu addresses the Ethiopian parliament

Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has addressed the Ethiopian parliament today (July 07, 2016).

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