Sudan Tribune

By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 6th, 2013
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By Tesfa-Alem Tekle (ADDIS ABABA) – Agents of the Eritrean National Security have massacred a group of Eritrean Navy members after accusing them of planning to escape on speed boats to neighbouring Yemen, Ethiopia based Eritrean rebel group alleged on Saturday. “Government agents’ murdere...
By IndepthAfrica
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May 29th, 2013
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(Berahle, ETHIOPIA) – Thousands of Eritrean Afar refugees demonstrated at Berahle refugee camp located in Ethiopia’s Afar region only few kilometers away from the Eritrean border. An estimated 3,000 refugees held the demonstration to protest against what they allege is an alleged genocide being commi...
By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 10th, 2013
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(ADDIS ABABA) – A female Eritrean Air Force pilot has defected to Saudia Arabia where she is seeking political asylum in Saudi Arabia, in in a latest sign of embarrassment to the dictatorial regime in Asmara. Captain Rahwa Gebrekristos deserted to Saudi Arabia after being sent to the kingdom la...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 15th, 2013
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By Tesfa-Alem Tekle Addis Ababa — The United Nations High Commissioner for Refugees (UNHCR) says it is preparing to relocate thousands of South Sudanese refugees stranded at Ethiopian border villages. UNHCR’s spokesperson in Ethiopia, Kisut Gebreegziabher, told Sudan Tribune on Thursday that th...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 11th, 2013
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Addis Ababa — Ethiopia’s security forces said Sunday that they have killed the leader of a “terror” cell in the southwestern Gambella region, which borders South Sudan. Ethiopian-born American, Omot Odol Ojulu, who was on the country’s most wanted list, is reported to have bee...
By IndepthAfrica
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Mar 3rd, 2013
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By: G. E. Gorfu Sir, I read your comments as reported in the Sudan Tribune of Feb. 27, 2013 where you accused Ethiopia of posing a threat to the Nile water rights of Egypt and Sudan. Where did these Nile water rights come from? Are you referring to the Treaty of 1929 where your Colonial […]...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 21st, 2013
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Ethiopian authorities have banned three civic organisations, accusing the NGOs of engaging in activities that break 2009’s Charities and Societies Proclamation law. The Ethiopian government alleged that the three NGOs were banned as a result of conducting “illegal religious activities” contrary to th...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 14th, 2013
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An Ethiopian military source has told repoters that the country has built the first unmanned aerial vehicle (UAV) or drone which could be used for multiple purposes. After undergoing testing, the locally made drones, have demonstrated their capability of performing a number of militarily and civilian...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 4th, 2013
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(MEKELLE, ETHIOPIA) – Thousands of Eritrean refugees held a demonstration on Saturday at a camp in northern Ethiopia in support of the actions taken by a dissident army group to bring about democratic change in one of the most repressive nations on earth. On 21 January, some 200 Eritrean soldie...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 16th, 2013
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The leaders of Sudan and South Sudan will hold their second summit in a month on January 24, a Sudanese official said on Tuesday, in a fresh bid to defuse tensions over oil, territory and other disputes. The neighbors came close to war in April in the worst border clashes since South Sudan declared i...