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Ethiopia's army chief of staff and regional officials killed in a foiled coup attempt said the prime minister's office.
The bloody repression of protesters by the military in Sudan has been greeted with a wave of international outcry condemning the violence
"This should not happen again to any airline, even a single life should not be put at risk," Ethiopian Airlines CEO Tewolde Gebremariam said.
"It is recommended that the aircraft control system shall be reviewed by the manufacturer," Ethiopia's Transport minister told reporters
A week after the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302, memorial services have been taking place to remember the 157 people who died.
Relatives have been wailing and beating their chests at the site of the Ethiopian Airlines crash as others picked through the rubble for any sign of the 157 people who died.
The European Aviation Safety Agency has decided to ground all Boeing 737 MAX aircraft following the fatal crash of an Ethiopian Airlines jet on Sunday
Boeing said it will upgrade software for all 737 MAX 8 aircraft. This comes after an FAA request, and Sunday's crash of an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX
Passengers from more than 30 countries were onboard the doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight.
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"The group CEO who is at the accident scene right now regrets to confirm that there are no survivors," the airline posted on Twitter alongside a picture.
Every Sunday hundreds of residents get together in the capital Addis Ababa to get fit together
The EU has stepped up support as millions flee inter-ethnic violence.
With three million internally displaced people, Ethiopia is going through one of the most severe - and under-reported - humanitarian crises in the world.
One of the biggest camps is Qoloji, in that camp are mostly ethnic Somalis fleeing persecution.
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has appointed 50 percent of his ministerial positions to women in his latest government reform since taking office in April
Celebrating their dramatic diplomatic thaw, the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea have officially opened the border where a bloody war and ensuing tensions had divided them for decades, with emotional residents embracing after years of separation.
Following the historic visit to Addis Ababa by an Eritrean delegation last month, it was announced that Abiy Ahmed would soon meet Eritrean president Isaias Afwerki.
New Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said it was an unsuccessful attempt by forces who do not want to see the country united
Recognition removes major stumbling block to better relations between East African neighbours.
Around 10,000 Ethiopians - mainly members of the Oromo ethnic group - crossed into Kenya earlier this month, according to the Kenyan Red Cross Society, after several civilians were killed in what the Ethiopian military said was a botched security operation targeting militants.
An Ethiopian maid who survived a fall from the seventh floor of a building in Kuwait's Sabah el-Salem area while her employer filmed has explained that she wasn't trying to commit suicide.
The Horn of Africa is facing its third consecutive year of drought causing thirst and hunger, decimating livestock, destroying livelihoods, spreading disease and triggering large scale population move
Emergency workers in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa searched through a mountain of garbage for the fifth consecutive day on Thursday as the death toll from a landslide at a rubbish landfill site ro
At least 46 people have been killed in Ethiopia after a giant landslide at a rubbish dump near Addis Ababa.
Former Olympic and World champion Haile Gebrselassie has swapped his running kit for a suit and tie after the long-distance legend was elected president of the Ethiopian Athletics Federation last week