Tuesday December 12, 2017


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Ethiopian forces discovered more re...

Ethiopian forces discovered more rebel bases inside South Sudan

GAMBELLA – Ethiopian forces, the EPRDF (Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary and Democratic Front) have claimed to have discovered more Ethiopian rebels areas and bases inside South Sudan after a “successful” operation last week to clear out former Mengistu Haile Mariam fighters... FULL STORY »

Ethiopian forces launched a major o...

Ethiopian forces launched a major offensive on their rebels inside South Su...

GAMBELLA – On Tuesday a fierce and intensive fighting occured between the Ethiopian regional special forces or EPRDF and the rebels of Ethiopia in South Sudan territoy, North East of Pagak in Maiwut County Upper Nile state. Speaking on the phone from Gambella,The deputy representative of the... FULL STORY »

I want Salva Kiir to come to Addis ...

I want Salva Kiir to come to Addis and pick up where we left off – Dr...

ADDIS ABABA – South Sudan’s SPLM-i-O leader, Dr Riek Machar has called on his opponent in South Sudan civil conflict Salva Kiir to come to Addis Ababa and “kick off from where the two principals left off” earlier this year. Machar in a press statement extended to the Upper... FULL STORY »

Interim period agreed for 3 years: ...

Interim period agreed for 3 years: Taban

BAHIR DAR – The head of the negotiation for the SPLM in Opposition, Mr #taban deng Gai has stressed that delegates at the peace talks in Addis Ababa have agreed in principle for an interim government that will run for 3 years. Deng in an interview with the Radio Tamazuj said that the issue of an... FULL STORY »

Also on Ethiopia

Rebels and IGAD mediators trade blames over collapse of peace talks

ADDIS ABABA – South Sudan rebels also known as the SPLM in Opposition and IGAD mediation team in Addis Ababa are at loggerheads over who to blame for the collapse of peace talks... FULL STORY »

IGAD is confident of a new and inclusive South Sudan government in 60 days

ADDIS ABAB – IGAD secretariats and members of mediators team in Addis Ababa have a renewed confidence about the formation of an interim government in South Sudan after the two... FULL STORY »

IGAD Welcomes Peace & Reconciliation Platform

JUBA – The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) has welcomed the formation and launch of the National Platform for Peace and Reconciliation (NPPR) in South Sudan. The... FULL STORY »

Dr Riek Machar and President Kiir signed a deal to end the crisis in South Sudan

ADDIS ABABA – Former Vice Vice President of South Sudan and the leader of the SPLM in Opposition Dr Riek Machar and his former boss President Salva Kiir Mayardit have signed a deal to... FULL STORY »

South Sudanese soldier gunned down after killing an Ethiopian sol...

GAMBELLA, Ethiopia – A dangerously armed SPLA (Sudan People’s Liberation Army) soldier was yesterday killed in the Ethiopian region of Gambella after attempting to enter a government... FULL STORY »

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