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07-Apr-2021 to 07:49

Nile dam talks in Kinshasa ended without any progress

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — The latest round of talks between Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam (GERD) have ended without any development.

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06-Apr-2021 to 18:53

Rwanda set to begins national mourning for genocide against Tutsis

APA - Kigali (Rwanda) — Rwanda will on Wednesday began the commemoration of the 27th anniversary of a genocide that saw more than one million Tutsis killed, an official source confirmed Tuesday to APA in Kigali.

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06-Apr-2021 to 18:15

Ethiopia reports record 37 daily COVID-19 deaths

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia reported a record 37 daily COVID-19 deaths on Monday, only days after it introduced a mandatory directive to wear face-masks at public places.

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05-Apr-2021 to 19:45

China to suspend Ethiopian Airlines flight for two weeks over COVID-19 cases

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — China's civil aviation regulator Sunday said it will suspend the Ethiopian Airlines flight to China for two weeks after five passengers on the routes recently tested positive for Covid-19.

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05-Apr-2021 to 19:41

More than 2.1m at risk of chronic hunger due to drought in eastern Ethiopia

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — More than 2.1 million people are at risk of chronic hunger due to drought happening in Ethiopia’s Somali region, the region’s Disaster and Risk Management Commissioner has said.

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04-Apr-2021 to 18:40

Ethiopia rejects G7 Foreign Ministers statement on situation in Tigray region

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia’s Ministry of Foreign Affairs rejected the statement issued by the G7’s Foreign Ministers regarding Tigray regional state.

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04-Apr-2021 to 09:09

Ethiopian government conducting joint operations to clear out targeted attackers

APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) — Ethiopia's Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said the National Defense Forces and Federal Police are currently conducting joint operations in eight fronts to clear out those mercenaries engaged in the execution of civilians.

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