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Somali Civil War

Somalia government appoints commission to investigate Wardinle massacre i which Ethiopian troops killed Somali civilians near Baidoa town this week - @Daudoo

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Poland

Kenyan runner Beyenu Degefa wins Ethiopia's first IAAF World Under 20 Championships gold medal in Bydgoszcz, Poland - Citizen Digital

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Ethiopia

Ethiopia rebel Defense Chief Sheikh Deq Mohamed killed following clashes with government forces, spokesman says - @HarunMaruf

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Ethiopia

Hundreds of Ethiopian Israelis protest police brutality in Tel Aviv - Haaretz

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United Nations

Sweden, Ethiopia, Bolivia elected to UN Security Council; vote to come on 2 other seats - Reuters

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IAAF doping, corruption investigations

Coach to Ethiopian athletics stars arrested in Spain, anti-doping agency confirms - BBC

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travel

Bodies of 19 Ethiopians found after they suffocated in Zambian container truck earlier this week, official says - Reuters

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Ethiopia

Ethiopian security forces have killed more than 400 people in crackdown on protests in Oromia region since November, Human Rights Watch says - AP

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Ethiopia

Ethiopian security forces have killed 400 protesters since November, Human Rights Watch group says - Bloomberg

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Eritrea

Eritrea foreign minister: Armed attack by Ethiopia 2 days ago was timed with the release of the UN Human Rights report for maximum impact on Eritrean sovereignty - Reuters

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Eritrea

Ethiopia criticizes European Union migrant policy towards Eritrea - BBC

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Eritrea

'Significant' casualties in Eritrea-Ethiopia border clash, per Ethiopia government - AFP

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Eritrea

Eritrea accuses Ethiopia of attacking its territory; extent of assault unclear - Reuters

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Somali Civil War

Al Shabaab militants in Somalia attack base of Ethiopian troops; no word on casualties - Reuters

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Ethiopia

90 now thought to have died with 400,000 displaced in landslides and flash floods that hit Ethiopia earlier this week - BBC

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Ethiopia

El Nino flash floods displaced nearly 120,000 in Ethiopia, aid agencies say - Reuters

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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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Republic of South Sudan ethnic violence (2011-present)

Ethiopia says death toll from raid by South Sudanese gunmen rises to 208; 108 children kidnapped - Reuters

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Republic of South Sudan ethnic violence (2011-present)

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 ethnic violence (2011-present)

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

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