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European migrant crisis

Update: UN says information on possible sinking of boat carrying 500 migrants from Africa came from survivors rescued from small boat Saturday; no information on date of sinking - AFP

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Ethiopia

Death toll from raid carried out by South Sudanese gunmen in western Ethiopia rises to 208 people, 108 children kidnapped, Ethiopian official says - Reuters

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Republic of South Sudan violence

Gunmen have killed more than 140 civilians near Ethiopia's border with South Sudan, official says - New York Times

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Ethiopia

Africa's human rights court orders Ethiopia to pay $150,000 compensation to a rape victim for failing to protect her rights - BBC

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IAAF doping, corruption investigations

3 unnamed Ethiopian runners suspended on suspicion of doping after testing positive for positive for steroids, other drugs - Guardian

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Ethiopia

El Nino-linked drought is Ethiopia's worst in 50 years, UN says; more than 400,000 children are now at risk of acute malnutrition - NBC News

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Ethiopia

US pledges $97 million to combat Ethiopia's drought brought on by El Nino - AP

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Ethiopia

Drought threatens malnourished children in Ethiopia; UN secretary-general to visit stricken areas on Sunday - AP

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Somalia

Dozens of Ethiopian and Somali migrants die in the waters off the breakaway Somalia region of Somaliland - @Reuters

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US military drone program

US shuts down its drone operation base in southern Ethiopia, American official says - @AP

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Egypt

Egypt, Ethiopia, and Sudan sign new Grand Renaissance Dam agreement - @ReutersAfrica

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Ethiopia

At least 75 killed by police and military forces in Ethiopia protests, activists say - @HRW

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Ethiopia

More child marriage in drought-hit Ethiopia with risk of "full-blown disaster"

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Israel Defense Forces

Israeli Justice Ministry accuses defense forces of discriminating against Ethiopian-Israelis - @Jerusalem_Post

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Ethiopia

In Ethiopia, millions face weather-related food shortages, aid group says

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Ethiopia

Kenya and Ethiopia vow to turn conflict-ridden border into trade hub

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Ethiopia

Ethiopia needs major health support to stop devastation from El Niño - @WHO

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World Health Organization

Ethiopian housemaid settles suit against World Health Organization's Thailand representative and his wife over alleged beating and enslavement - @TR_Foundation

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Addis Ababa, Addis Ababa, Ethiopia

Ethiopian authorities arrest Sudanese man for allegedly attacking an Israeli on an Ethiopian Airlines flight from N'Djamena to Addis Ababa - @TimesofIsrael

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Somali Civil War

More than 20 killed, dozens from both sides injured after Al Shabaab fighters attack base in Garasweyne, Ethiopia, regional officials say - @HarunMaruf

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