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Obama Taps Ethiopia Envoy for Sudan Post

(WASHINGTON) — President Barack Obama says he's selected his outgoing ambassador to Ethiopia to be the U.S. special envoy to Sudan and South Sudan. Obama says...

Ethiopia’s Plan to Dam the Nile Has Egypt Fuming

The heat is stifling but the construction workers and red-hatted engineers don't let up. Mechanised excavators batter into the mighty, arid peaks on either side...

Seeds of Change

The Tigray region in the Rockstrewn highlands of northern Ethiopia isn't the type of place where you'd expect to find an innovative financial product. Its...

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A Parched Land, A Starving People

Drought has cast its shadow over the Horn of Africa. Three years of scant rainfall in Ethiopia has left the land parched, killing livestock and resulting in the...

Ethiopia's Harvest of Hunger

In spite of its fertile farmland, the African nation still teeters on the brink of starvation Photographs for TIME by Thomas Dworzak

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