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Ireland, US and UK request UN Security Council meeting over war-torn Tigray
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Ireland, US and UK request UN Security Council meeting over war-torn Tigray

Jun 29th 2021, 6:40 AM 7,764 Views 3 Comments

Ethiopia’s federal government yesterday declared a “unilateral ceasefire” in Tigray.

Department of Foreign Affairs raises concerns over deportation of Irish journalist from Ethiopia
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Department of Foreign Affairs raises concerns over deportation of Irish journalist from Ethiopia

May 26th 2021, 9:05 PM 17,127 Views 6 Comments

Journalist Simon Marks was deported from Ethiopia on 20 May at 12:30 local time.

Driver working for Irish-founded aid agency GOAL shot dead by gunmen in Ethiopia
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Driver working for Irish-founded aid agency GOAL shot dead by gunmen in Ethiopia

Mar 26th 2021, 6:11 PM 21,312 Views 6 Comments

The Ethiopian man was killed on Wednesday.

Sudan sends additional troops to Ethiopian border in days after ambush
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Sudan sends additional troops to Ethiopian border in days after ambush

Dec 19th 2020, 5:11 PM 13,197 Views 3 Comments

Soldiers were deployed in the eastern Al-Fashaqa border region, the site of sporadic clashes.

'Massacre' of civilians in Ethiopia may be war crimes, UN says, as conflict escalates
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'Massacre' of civilians in Ethiopia may be war crimes, UN says, as conflict escalates

Nov 13th 2020, 12:06 PM 17,221 Views 14 Comments

A man lies down after giving blood at a blood drive in support of the country’s military, at a stadium in the capital Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, Thursday,

Gardaí dispute claims they abandoned failed asylum seeker at African airport
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Gardaí dispute claims they abandoned failed asylum seeker at African airport

Sep 24th 2020, 9:35 PM 32,007 Views 0 Comments

The man claims that he has been living at the airport terminal ever since.

81 killed in protests after death of Ethiopian singer
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81 killed in protests after death of Ethiopian singer

Jul 2nd 2020, 7:35 AM 19,968 Views 8 Comments

Hachalu Hundessa, whose songs gave voice to marginalisation, was shot dead on Monday night.

Locust swarms in Ethiopia creating food crisis for a million people
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Locust swarms in Ethiopia creating food crisis for a million people

Apr 13th 2020, 4:30 PM 85,717 Views 46 Comments

The swarms have damaged half a million acres of cropland.

Head of Ethiopian army shot dead by bodyguard following failed coup attempt in regional state
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Head of Ethiopian army shot dead by bodyguard following failed coup attempt in regional state

Jun 23rd 2019, 10:37 AM 34,359 Views 15 Comments

Two officials were killed in the state of Amhara on Saturday.

Irishman who died in Ethiopian Airlines plane crash 'helped the most vulnerable people on our planet'
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Irishman who died in Ethiopian Airlines plane crash 'helped the most vulnerable people on our planet'

Mar 10th 2019, 6:31 PM 79,895 Views 15 Comments

Michael Ryan, originally from Lahinch in Clare, worked with the World Food Programme.

Watch: Ethiopian athlete pulls race leader's shorts in bizarre finish to men's 5,000m
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Watch: Ethiopian athlete pulls race leader's shorts in bizarre finish to men's 5,000m

Jul 6th 2018, 4:15 PM 13,902 Views 2 Comments

Two runners got tangled up on the final bend of the race at Lausanne’s Athletissima IAAF Diamond League meeting.

Man tackled to ground after throwing grenade at Ethiopian prime minister
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Man tackled to ground after throwing grenade at Ethiopian prime minister

Updated Jun 23rd 2018, 3:15 PM 10,363 Views 5 Comments

One person was killed and more than 80 others were injured in the incident.

Rebel leader with British citizenship pardoned from death row
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Rebel leader with British citizenship pardoned from death row

May 28th 2018, 1:48 PM 10,025 Views 6 Comments

Since the start of the year, Ethiopia has released thousands of prisoners in mass amnesties.

46 dead after landslide at Ethiopian rubbish dump
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46 dead after landslide at Ethiopian rubbish dump

Mar 13th 2017, 8:02 AM 8,659 Views 3 Comments

Around 300 people live on the site.

One man's dream project to fly from Ireland to Africa by lawnmower gets under way this week
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One man's dream project to fly from Ireland to Africa by lawnmower gets under way this week

Aug 14th 2016, 8:45 AM 15,977 Views 20 Comments

Yes lawnmower. Or paramotor to give it its proper title. Oisín Creagh’s peculiar journey should take about a month.

Women's 10,000m record smashed by almost 14 seconds as Almaz takes gold
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Women's 10,000m record smashed by almost 14 seconds as Almaz takes gold

Aug 12th 2016, 4:30 PM 8,748 Views 31 Comments

The Ethiopian never looked likely to be caught when she went chasing the first track and field medal of the Games.

This Irish man is set to fly to Africa with a lawnmower engine on his back
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This Irish man is set to fly to Africa with a lawnmower engine on his back

May 31st 2016, 10:49 PM 19,871 Views 35 Comments

Oisín Creagh has been flying paramotors for the last ten years.

How one ordinary food item has helped change these women's lives
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How one ordinary food item has helped change these women's lives

Dec 19th 2015, 9:00 AM 13,442 Views 6 Comments

Things can be difficult for people trying to earn a living in this part of Ethiopia, but these women are making it work.

Baggage handlers find man stowed away among the luggage on a plane
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Baggage handlers find man stowed away among the luggage on a plane

Aug 14th 2015, 3:54 PM 17,241 Views 38 Comments

The man took advantage of his job at Addis Ababa airport to smuggle himself aboard the Ethiopian Airlines flight.

You will see a lot more of this at Dublin Airport this year*
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You will see a lot more of this at Dublin Airport this year*

Apr 16th 2015, 3:08 PM 24,626 Views 55 Comments

*The plane, not dancers in African costume on the tarmac.

Tonnes of illegal elephant ivory tusks and trinkets burned at the stake
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Tonnes of illegal elephant ivory tusks and trinkets burned at the stake

Mar 20th 2015, 9:15 PM 12,592 Views 42 Comments

The move was made in an attempt to protect elephants.

Ireland giving over €3 million to South Sudan, Syria and Ethiopia
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Ireland giving over €3 million to South Sudan, Syria and Ethiopia

Dec 23rd 2014, 1:39 PM 5,999 Views 52 Comments

The money is going to South Sudan and Syria.

"We too experienced the scourges of colonisation and hunger"
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"We too experienced the scourges of colonisation and hunger"

Nov 5th 2014, 2:45 PM 5,860 Views 32 Comments

President Michael D. Higgins today addressed a delegation in Ethiopia as part of his tour of Africa.

Ireland donates €2 million to South Sudan as President Higgins visits the country
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Ireland donates €2 million to South Sudan as President Higgins visits the country

Nov 4th 2014, 6:00 PM 6,248 Views 52 Comments

This will bring the funding provided by Ireland to the South Sudanese crisis this year to over €8.5 million.

Here's how our President is getting on in Africa
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Here's how our President is getting on in Africa

Nov 2nd 2014, 5:20 PM 8,521 Views 23 Comments

He’s going to Ethiopia, Malawi, and South Africa.

The Briefcase: Plans for Dublin's 'Canary Wharf', trips to Addis Ababa and Lidl's pricey wine list
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The Briefcase: Plans for Dublin's 'Canary Wharf', trips to Addis Ababa and Lidl's pricey wine list

Jul 18th 2014, 12:27 PM 8,759 Views 4 Comments

This was the week in business.

Dublin could soon have a direct flight to...Addis Ababa
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Dublin could soon have a direct flight to...Addis Ababa

Jul 14th 2014, 5:01 PM 23,774 Views 108 Comments

The deal, if it goes ahead, could be the first of many instances of non-EU airlines using Ireland as a stopover hub en route to the US.

Can you imagine the horror of  Ireland without traffic lights?
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Can you imagine the horror of Ireland without traffic lights?

Apr 23rd 2014, 8:33 AM 3,538 Views 2 Comments

GO!

The Irish League of Credit Unions is to set up shop in Ethiopia
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The Irish League of Credit Unions is to set up shop in Ethiopia

Feb 25th 2014, 6:45 AM 5,628 Views 19 Comments

The charitable arm of the credit union group aims to help half a million people in Ethiopia access “affordable and flexible” financial services.

Irish NGO recognised for improving maternity care in Ethiopia
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Irish NGO recognised for improving maternity care in Ethiopia

Feb 15th 2014, 9:45 AM 6,167 Views 1 Comment

Voluntary Service Overseas Ireland has helped reduce child and maternal rates by as much as 12 per cent in some hospitals.

Poll: Should Ireland give aid to countries that deny gay rights?
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Poll: Should Ireland give aid to countries that deny gay rights?

Jan 27th 2014, 9:18 AM 11,077 Views 147 Comments

We’ve given generously to countries that have outlawed homosexuality. But should aid ever come with conditions attached?

A timeline of the violence in South Sudan
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A timeline of the violence in South Sudan

Jan 2nd 2014, 11:17 AM 5,390 Views 24 Comments

After two weeks of fighting in the world’s newest nation, thousands of people are thought to be dead. Here’s a timeline of the violence.

Drought, famine, conflict or a combination of all 3 - Madigan visits Somali refugee camp
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Drought, famine, conflict or a combination of all 3 - Madigan visits Somali refugee camp

Jul 5th 2013, 12:00 PM 5,010 Views 10 Comments

The Leinster and Ireland star was joined by club captain Leo Cullen on a trip to a teeming refugee camp in Ethiopia.

Column: 'I came face to face with the reality of childbirth in Ethiopia'
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Column: 'I came face to face with the reality of childbirth in Ethiopia'

Jul 5th 2013, 7:00 AM 164 Views 5 Comments

Every year, 25,000 women die in childbirth in Ethiopia, writes Donnacha Maguire, who says money alone will not stop women from dying, only people working together will do that.

Photo essay: The street children of Addis Ababa
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Photo essay: The street children of Addis Ababa

Jul 3rd 2013, 9:45 PM 11,017 Views 14 Comments

Photocall Ireland photographer Leon Farrell’s luminous portraits of life on the streets of Ethiopia’s capital city.

Irish rugby stars stunned by tales of 7-year-olds living rough on Ethiopian streets
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Irish rugby stars stunned by tales of 7-year-olds living rough on Ethiopian streets

Jul 3rd 2013, 8:00 AM 10,967 Views 17 Comments

Leo Cullen and Ian Madigan have travelled to the East African country with GOAL.

In pics: Madigan and Cullen visit Ethiopia with GOAL
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In pics: Madigan and Cullen visit Ethiopia with GOAL

Jul 3rd 2013, 7:15 AM 1,856 Views 2 Comments

The Leinster duo spent yesterday in a children’s drop-in centre in Addis Ababa.

Column: In Ethiopia, ordinary Irish people doing extraordinary things in difficult circumstances
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Column: In Ethiopia, ordinary Irish people doing extraordinary things in difficult circumstances

May 19th 2013, 1:30 PM 298 Views 6 Comments

National Volunteering Week ends today. Here Donnacha Maguire, who is in Ethiopia, tells us about some of the work being done by Irish volunteers in the country.

18 of the best pics from today's London marathon
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18 of the best pics from today's London marathon

Apr 21st 2013, 1:08 PM 1,562 Views 0 Comments

Ethiopia’s Tsegaye Kebede won the men’s race, while Priscah Jeptoo triumphed in the women’s event.

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