An Ethiopian woman leaves with a portion of yellow split peas  distributed by the Relief Society of Tigray in the town of Agula, in the Tigray region of northern Ethiopia. Photograph: Ben Curtis

Food access is being turned into a weapon of war as hundreds of thousands of people in Ethiopia’s troubled Tigray region face famine, according to obs(...)

Ethiopian special force  at Mekelle airport in  the Tigray region in northern Ethiopia. Photograph: Minasse Wondimu Hailu/Anadolu Agency via Getty Images

Ethiopia has rejected US allegations there has been ethnic cleansing in Tigray, pushing back against the latest criticism of its military operation in(...)

Ethiopian refugees who fled fighting in the Tigray region receive aid  in Sudan’s eastern Gedaref State. Photograph:  Ashraf Shazly/AFP via Getty Images

Ethiopia’s army said it planned to strike the city of Mekelle with heavy artillery, warning civilians to leave or take shelter ahead of a new, dangero(...)

Iin Ethiopia’s Amhara Region, a militia man poses in the town of Musebamb, 44 km northwest from Gondar, on November 7th. Photograph: Eduardo Soteras/AFP/Getty Images

Fighting between Ethiopian government forces and rebellious northern leaders could spiral out of control and war crimes may have been committed, the U(...)

The remains of United Nations engineer Micheál Ryan arrive into Dublin Airport. Photograph: Colin Keegan/Collins

The mother of an Irish man who was killed after an Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed in March said she would like her son to be remembered as a caring(...)

People pray around Saint George, one of the 11 rock-hewn churches in Lalibela, Ethiopia, an ancient site that draws tens of thousands of foreign tourists every year. According to legend, angels helped King Lalibela build the churches in the 11th and 12th century after he received an order by God to create a new Jerusalem in Ethiopia. Photograph: Radu Sigheti/Reuters

In the early morning light in Lalibela, while tourists are still in bed or perhaps just making it to breakfast, crowds of Ethiopians clad in white sha(...)

Pallbearers carry empty  coffins representing  victims of the Ethiopian Airlines  crash during a ceremony at the Holy Trinity Cathedral Orthodox church in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on Sunday. Photograph: Tiksa Negeri/Reuters

Preliminary information from the flight data recorder of the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed a week ago killing 157 people shows “clear similari(...)

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar attends the annual Christian Social Union (CSU) party meeting at Kloster Seeon  in Seeon, Germany, on Friday. Photograph: EPA

Taoiseach Leo Varadkar will begin a week-long visit to Mali and Ethiopia on Sunday. It will be his longest continuous visit outside the State since (...)

Ethiopia’s PM Abiy Ahmed (L) walks with Eritrea’s foreign minister Osman Saleh Mohammed (R) as Eritrea’s delegation arrives for peace talks in  international airport in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia, on Tuesday. Photograph: Yonas Tadesse/AFP

Long-time foes Eritrea and Ethiopia “opened the door of peace” on Tuesday after the first high-level visit from Asmara to Addis Ababa in nearly two de(...)

Ethiopia’s newly elected prime minister Abiy Ahmed: widely seen as a reformer.  Photograph: Tiksa Negeri

A recent declaration by US lawmakers could signal a significant shift in Washington’s approach to addressing Ethiopia’s human rights record. Ethiopia(...)

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