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Southwest Airlines and American Airlines Group Inc said on Friday they are extending Boeing 737 MAX cancellations until early March just shy of the oneyear anniversary of an Ethiopian Airlines crash of the jet that led to a worldwide grounding NegativeSouthwest Airlines and American Airlines Group Inc said on Friday they are extending Boeing 737 MAX cancellations until early March just shy of the oneyear anniversary of an Ethiopian Airlines crash of the jet that led to a worldwide grounding http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-boeing-737max-southwest/southwest-and-american-pull-737-max-until-early-march-nearly-a-year-after-grounding-idUSKBN1XI2AA2019-11-09
The 737 MAX Boeings bestselling plane has been grounded since March after crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia killed 346 people NegativeSouthwest Airlines and American Airlines Group Inc said on Friday they are extending Boeing 737 MAX cancellations until early March just shy of the oneyear anniversary of an Ethiopian Airlines crash of the jet that led to a worldwide grounding http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-boeing-737max-southwest/southwest-and-american-pull-737-max-until-early-march-nearly-a-year-after-grounding-idUSKBN1XI2AA2019-11-09
WASHINGTON The foreign ministers of Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan agreed on Wednesday to work toward resolving their dispute over the filling and operation of a massive dam project in Ethiopia by Jan PositiveWASHINGTON The foreign ministers of Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan agreed on Wednesday to work toward resolving their dispute over the filling and operation of a massive dam project in Ethiopia by Jan http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-water-usa/egypt-ethiopia-sudan-to-try-to-resolve-dam-dispute-by-january-15-treasury-idUSKBN1XG35U2019-11-07
Ethiopia says the hydroelectric dam which will be Africas largest is crucial to its economic development PositiveWASHINGTON The foreign ministers of Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan agreed on Wednesday to work toward resolving their dispute over the filling and operation of a massive dam project in Ethiopia by Jan http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-water-usa/egypt-ethiopia-sudan-to-try-to-resolve-dam-dispute-by-january-15-treasury-idUSKBN1XG35U2019-11-07
Egypt fears things could get even worse as Ethiopia starts filling the reservoir behind a giant dam upriver NegativeFAYOUM Egypt Ahmed AbdRabo used to get all the water he needed to feed his crops 50 km from Egypts River Nile http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-water/water-crisis-builds-in-egypt-as-dam-talks-falter-temperatures-rise-idUSKBN1XG2232019-11-07
U.S. President Donald Trump said he met with officials from Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan to discuss the issues involved PositiveFAYOUM Egypt Ahmed AbdRabo used to get all the water he needed to feed his crops 50 km from Egypts River Nile http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-water/water-crisis-builds-in-egypt-as-dam-talks-falter-temperatures-rise-idUSKBN1XG2232019-11-07
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had held talks with officials from Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan over a disputed new dam Ethiopia is building on the Nile River PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had held talks with officials from Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan over a disputed new dam Ethiopia is building on the Nile River http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-water-trump/trump-says-talks-with-egypt-ethiopia-sudan-on-dam-dispute-went-well-idUSKBN1XG2QC2019-11-07
Egypt fears its water crisis could worsen as Ethiopia starts filling the reservoir behind the giant dam upriver NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had held talks with officials from Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan over a disputed new dam Ethiopia is building on the Nile River http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-water-trump/trump-says-talks-with-egypt-ethiopia-sudan-on-dam-dispute-went-well-idUSKBN1XG2QC2019-11-07
Officials from Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan were slated to meet with U.S. Treasury Secretary Steven Mnuchin later on Wednesday PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had held talks with officials from Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan over a disputed new dam Ethiopia is building on the Nile River http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-water-trump/trump-says-talks-with-egypt-ethiopia-sudan-on-dam-dispute-went-well-idUSKBN1XG2QC2019-11-07
But he said resolving the dispute over the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which Egypt says will lower water levels further would help the region enormously PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he had held talks with officials from Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan over a disputed new dam Ethiopia is building on the Nile River http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-water-trump/trump-says-talks-with-egypt-ethiopia-sudan-on-dam-dispute-went-well-idUSKBN1XG2QC2019-11-07
President Trump expressed support for Egypt Ethiopia and Sudans ongoing negotiations to reach a collaborative agreement on the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance White House spokesman Judd Deere said in a statement PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump spoke with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah alSisi on Monday and voiced support for negotiations between Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan over a giant hydroelectric dam on Ethiopias Blue Nile the White House said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam-egypt-trump/trump-speaks-with-egypts-sisi-backs-talks-on-disputed-ethiopia-dam-idUSKBN1XF01O2019-11-05
Ethiopia has previously rejected the idea and is expected to start filling the reservoir behind the dam next year NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump spoke with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah alSisi on Monday and voiced support for negotiations between Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan over a giant hydroelectric dam on Ethiopias Blue Nile the White House said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam-egypt-trump/trump-speaks-with-egypts-sisi-backs-talks-on-disputed-ethiopia-dam-idUSKBN1XF01O2019-11-05
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Sunday the death toll from protests last month had risen to 86 and urged citizens to resist forces threatening to impede the countrys progress NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Sunday the death toll from protests last month had risen to 86 and urged citizens to resist forces threatening to impede the countrys progress http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-pm-abiy-says-death-toll-from-recent-protests-rises-to-86-idUSKBN1XD0F62019-11-04
ADDIS ABABA At least 78 people were killed in protests in Ethiopia last week against the treatment of a prominent activist the prime ministers spokeswoman said on Thursday NegativeADDIS ABABA At least 78 people were killed in protests in Ethiopia last week against the treatment of a prominent activist the prime ministers spokeswoman said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-says-at-least-78-people-killed-in-protests-last-week-number-could-rise-idUSKBN1XA21S2019-11-01
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has released five activists who were detained earlier this year after the killing of its Amhara regions president and three other senior officials and the army chief of staff in the capital a prominent journalist said on Tuesday NeutralADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has released five activists who were detained earlier this year after the killing of its Amhara regions president and three other senior officials and the army chief of staff in the capital a prominent journalist said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-government-releases-activists-accused-over-unrest-in-june-journalist-idUSKBN1X82KM2019-10-30
In March after a 737 MAX crash of Ethiopian Airlines 302 killed 157 people the plane was grounded worldwide NegativeWASHINGTON Boeing Co Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg will acknowledge on Tuesday that the aircraft manufacturer made mistakes as he appears at a congressional hearing on two 737 MAX crashes that killed 346 people according to written testimony made public on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-congress/we-know-we-made-mistakes-on-737-max-boeing-ceo-idUSKBN1X71ZL2019-10-29
Boeing 737 MAX aircraft have been grounded around the world since March following a second deadly crash this time involving a plane operated by Ethiopian Airlines NegativeBRASILIA The head of the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration on Monday made a broad appeal for the airline industry to focus on safety one day before the first anniversary of a deadly crash involving Lion Air and a Boeing 737 MAX plane that cost hundreds of lives http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-boeing-safety/u-s-air-travel-regulator-calls-for-focus-on-safety-as-deadly-crash-anniversary-nears-idUSKBN1X71GG2019-10-29
ADDIS ABABA Much of the fighting seen during protests in Ethiopia this week was ethnically tinged eyewitnesses said on Saturday describing attacks by young men from the Oromo ethnic group against people from other ethnic groups NegativeADDIS ABABA Much of the fighting seen during protests in Ethiopia this week was ethnically tinged eyewitnesses said on Saturday describing attacks by young men from the Oromo ethnic group against people from other ethnic groups http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/violence-during-ethiopian-protests-was-ethnically-tinged-say-eyewitnesses-idUSKBN1X50BC2019-10-27
The violence along ethnic and religious lines is one of the biggest challenges yet for Abiy in Ethiopia Africas secondmost populous nation NegativeADDIS ABABA Much of the fighting seen during protests in Ethiopia this week was ethnically tinged eyewitnesses said on Saturday describing attacks by young men from the Oromo ethnic group against people from other ethnic groups http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/violence-during-ethiopian-protests-was-ethnically-tinged-say-eyewitnesses-idUSKBN1X50BC2019-10-27
The manufacturer is separately facing around 100 lawsuits over the Ethiopian Airlines crash on March 10 which killed all 157 people on board the flight from Addis Ababa to Nairobi NegativeJAKARTA Boeing acting without adequate oversight from U.S. regulators failed to grasp risks in the design of cockpit software on its 737 MAX airliner sowing the seeds for a Lion Air crash that also involved errors by airline workers and crew Indonesian investigators found http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-indonesia-crash/indonesia-report-on-737-max-crash-faults-boeing-design-says-lion-air-made-mistakes-idUSKBN1X401G2019-10-26
Indonesia has offered to aid Ethiopian authorities in their investigation into that crash but to date there has been no response said Soerjanto the head of Indonesias accident investigator PositiveJAKARTA Boeing acting without adequate oversight from U.S. regulators failed to grasp risks in the design of cockpit software on its 737 MAX airliner sowing the seeds for a Lion Air crash that also involved errors by airline workers and crew Indonesian investigators found http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-indonesia-crash/indonesia-report-on-737-max-crash-faults-boeing-design-says-lion-air-made-mistakes-idUSKBN1X401G2019-10-26
ADDIS ABABA Prominent activist Jawar Mohammed does not rule out challenging his erstwhile ally Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in next years election he told Reuters on Friday after days of demonstrations by his supporters resulted in dozens of deaths PositiveADDIS ABABA Prominent activist Jawar Mohammed does not rule out challenging his erstwhile ally Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in next years election he told Reuters on Friday after days of demonstrations by his supporters resulted in dozens of deaths http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/prominent-activist-wont-rule-out-election-challenge-to-ethiopia-pm-idUSKBN1X41FH2019-10-26
The violence underscored the dilemma facing Abiy who must retain support in Ethiopias ethnically based federal system but not be seen to favor one group NeutralADDIS ABABA Prominent activist Jawar Mohammed does not rule out challenging his erstwhile ally Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in next years election he told Reuters on Friday after days of demonstrations by his supporters resulted in dozens of deaths http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/prominent-activist-wont-rule-out-election-challenge-to-ethiopia-pm-idUSKBN1X41FH2019-10-26
The comments were widely seen as a dig at Jawar who is Ethiopianborn but has a U.S. passport and returned from exile last year NegativeADDIS ABABA Prominent activist Jawar Mohammed does not rule out challenging his erstwhile ally Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in next years election he told Reuters on Friday after days of demonstrations by his supporters resulted in dozens of deaths http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/prominent-activist-wont-rule-out-election-challenge-to-ethiopia-pm-idUSKBN1X41FH2019-10-26
Abiy didnt create Ethiopias ethnic divisions but he must address them said Abel Wabella a former political prisoner who is now editor of the Amhariclanguage newspaper Addis Zeybe NegativeADDIS ABABA Prominent activist Jawar Mohammed does not rule out challenging his erstwhile ally Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in next years election he told Reuters on Friday after days of demonstrations by his supporters resulted in dozens of deaths http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/prominent-activist-wont-rule-out-election-challenge-to-ethiopia-pm-idUSKBN1X41FH2019-10-26
In a separate statement on Thursday Rosatom said it has agreed with Ethiopia to cooperate in developing nuclear infrastructure PositiveMOSCOW Russian state atomic company Rosatom has signed a deal with Rwanda to build a center of nuclear science and technologies the Russian company said on Thursday as it seeks to expand in Africa http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-russia-rwanda-nuclear/russias-rosatom-rwanda-sign-deal-to-build-nuclear-science-center-idUSKBN1X32DV2019-10-25
ADDIS ABABA Prominent Ethiopian activist Jawar Mohammed called for calm on Thursday amid protests that have killed 16 people and are challenging Nobel Prizewinning Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in his political heartland NegativeADDIS ABABA Prominent Ethiopian activist Jawar Mohammed called for calm on Thursday amid protests that have killed 16 people and are challenging Nobel Prizewinning Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in his political heartland http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-activist-calls-for-calm-after-16-killed-in-clashes-idUSKBN1X31182019-10-25
Abiy told parliament without naming anyone Media owners who dont have Ethiopian passports are playing both ways NeutralADDIS ABABA Prominent Ethiopian activist Jawar Mohammed called for calm on Thursday amid protests that have killed 16 people and are challenging Nobel Prizewinning Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in his political heartland http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-activist-calls-for-calm-after-16-killed-in-clashes-idUSKBN1X31182019-10-25
But if this is going to undermine the peace and existence of Ethiopia NegativeADDIS ABABA Prominent Ethiopian activist Jawar Mohammed called for calm on Thursday amid protests that have killed 16 people and are challenging Nobel Prizewinning Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in his political heartland http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-activist-calls-for-calm-after-16-killed-in-clashes-idUSKBN1X31182019-10-25
Some Ethiopians have criticized Jawar for using ethnicallytinged language but many young Oromo men consider him a hero NegativeADDIS ABABA Prominent Ethiopian activist Jawar Mohammed called for calm on Thursday amid protests that have killed 16 people and are challenging Nobel Prizewinning Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in his political heartland http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-activist-calls-for-calm-after-16-killed-in-clashes-idUSKBN1X31182019-10-25
The 737 MAX was grounded worldwide after a second deadly crash in Ethiopia in March 2019 NegativeJAKARTA Mechanical and design issues contributed to the crash of a Lion Air 737 MAX jet last October Indonesian investigators told victims families in a briefing on Wednesday ahead of the release of a final report http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-indonesia-crash-families/lion-air-families-told-737-max-design-flaws-linked-to-deadly-crash-idUSKBN1X20EJ2019-10-24
The manufacturer faces nearly 100 lawsuits over the Ethiopian Airlines crash on March 10 which killed all 157 people on board the flight from Addis Ababa to Nairobi NegativeJAKARTA Mechanical and design issues contributed to the crash of a Lion Air 737 MAX jet last October Indonesian investigators told victims families in a briefing on Wednesday ahead of the release of a final report http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-indonesia-crash-families/lion-air-families-told-737-max-design-flaws-linked-to-deadly-crash-idUSKBN1X20EJ2019-10-24
Russias state nuclear company Rosatom is in talks with Ethiopia to build a nuclear power station there Interfax quoted the Russian company as saying PositiveRussia landed two nuclearcapable bombers in South Africa on a training mission on Wednesday a flight apparently timed to coincide with President Vladimir Putins opening of a flagship RussiaAfrica summit designed to increase Russian influence http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-russia-africa/russia-lands-nuclear-bombers-in-africa-as-putin-hosts-continents-leaders-idUSKBN1X21NS2019-10-24
GASHORA Rwanda At the United Nations emergency transit center next to a serene lake south of Rwandas capital on Wednesday the quiet mood was broken by the sobs of a group of female migrants from Ethiopia NegativeGASHORA Rwanda At the United Nations emergency transit center next to a serene lake south of Rwandas capital on Wednesday the quiet mood was broken by the sobs of a group of female migrants from Ethiopia http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-refugees-rwanda/a-better-life-somewhere-else-europe-bound-african-migrants-wait-in-rwanda-idUSKBN1X228W2019-10-24
The agreement will help boost Russian exports in general by providing financial assistance for the supply of Russian goods to African countries including Angola Ethiopia Mozambique and Zimbabwe Sberbank said PositiveTheir agreement signed on the sidelines of AfricaRussia forum in the Black Sea city of Sochi on Wednesday is worth billion statecontrolled Sberbank said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-russia-africa-financing/uks-gemcorp-russias-sberbank-veb-team-up-for-africa-trade-finance-idUSKBN1X224N2019-10-24
The MAX was grounded after a second crash on March 10 involving Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 which killed 157 NegativeBoeing has said it hopes to resume 737 MAX flights later this year although major U.S. and Canadian airlines have canceled MAX flights into January or February http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing/boeing-makes-progress-on-737-max-but-faa-needs-weeks-to-review-idUSKBN1X11MM2019-10-23
CAIRO Egypt said on Tuesday it had accepted a U.S. invitation to a meeting of foreign ministers over a project for a giant hydropower dam on Ethiopias Blue Nile that is causing an escalating spat between the two African countries PositiveCAIRO Egypt said on Tuesday it had accepted a U.S. invitation to a meeting of foreign ministers over a project for a giant hydropower dam on Ethiopias Blue Nile that is causing an escalating spat between the two African countries http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam-egypt/egypt-accepts-invitation-to-meet-in-u-s-over-ethiopia-dam-dispute-idUSKBN1X12RX2019-10-23
After years of threeway talks with Ethiopia and Sudan it says it has exhausted efforts to reach a pact on conditions for operating the dam and filling the reservoir behind NegativeCAIRO Egypt said on Tuesday it had accepted a U.S. invitation to a meeting of foreign ministers over a project for a giant hydropower dam on Ethiopias Blue Nile that is causing an escalating spat between the two African countries http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam-egypt/egypt-accepts-invitation-to-meet-in-u-s-over-ethiopia-dam-dispute-idUSKBN1X12RX2019-10-23
Ethiopia says the dam is crucial to its economic development and has denied that the talks between the three are stalled accusing Egypt of trying to sidestep the process NegativeCAIRO Egypt said on Tuesday it had accepted a U.S. invitation to a meeting of foreign ministers over a project for a giant hydropower dam on Ethiopias Blue Nile that is causing an escalating spat between the two African countries http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam-egypt/egypt-accepts-invitation-to-meet-in-u-s-over-ethiopia-dam-dispute-idUSKBN1X12RX2019-10-23
Ethiopia will not be stopped from building the dam Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Tuesday NegativeCAIRO Egypt said on Tuesday it had accepted a U.S. invitation to a meeting of foreign ministers over a project for a giant hydropower dam on Ethiopias Blue Nile that is causing an escalating spat between the two African countries http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam-egypt/egypt-accepts-invitation-to-meet-in-u-s-over-ethiopia-dam-dispute-idUSKBN1X12RX2019-10-23
Ethiopia has previously rejected bringing in a mediator NegativeCAIRO Egypt said on Tuesday it had accepted a U.S. invitation to a meeting of foreign ministers over a project for a giant hydropower dam on Ethiopias Blue Nile that is causing an escalating spat between the two African countries http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam-egypt/egypt-accepts-invitation-to-meet-in-u-s-over-ethiopia-dam-dispute-idUSKBN1X12RX2019-10-23
But these firms reported numerous challenges including the lack of a policy framework with no distinct formal legal form or recognized means to register as social enterprises in Ethiopia NegativeFor example Maisha Technologies PLC is a techbased social enterprise trialing advanced drones to deliver blood to health centers in rural areas where half of maternal deaths occur http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-entrepreneurs-social-ethiopia/ethiopia-sees-rise-in-businesses-doing-good-as-economy-opens-up-idUSKBN1X12QL2019-10-23
Beileh said Somalia was also working with neighbors Kenya Eritrea Ethiopia and Djibouti on a fiveyear billion project to establish ports and transportation corridors PositiveWASHINGTON Somalia will press ahead with poverty reduction efforts and a major regional ports and corridors initiative if international creditors forgive the countrys billion debt this February as expected the countrys finance minister said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-imf-worldbank-somalia/somalia-aims-to-reduce-poverty-pump-up-infrastructure-after-debt-erased-idUSKBN1WZ0ON2019-10-21
CAIRO Egypt will push Ethiopia this week to agree to an external mediator to help resolve a deepening dispute over a giant hydropower dam being built on Ethiopias Blue Nile officials said on Sunday PositiveCAIRO Egypt will push Ethiopia this week to agree to an external mediator to help resolve a deepening dispute over a giant hydropower dam being built on Ethiopias Blue Nile officials said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam-egypt/egypt-to-press-for-outside-mediator-in-ethiopia-dam-dispute-idUSKBN1WZ0N92019-10-21
Egypt sees the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam as an existential risk fearing it will threaten scarce water supplies in Egypt and power generation at its own dam in Aswan NegativeCAIRO Egypt will push Ethiopia this week to agree to an external mediator to help resolve a deepening dispute over a giant hydropower dam being built on Ethiopias Blue Nile officials said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam-egypt/egypt-to-press-for-outside-mediator-in-ethiopia-dam-dispute-idUSKBN1WZ0N92019-10-21
Ethiopia has denied that threeway talks are stalled accusing Egypt of trying to sidestep the process NegativeCAIRO Egypt will push Ethiopia this week to agree to an external mediator to help resolve a deepening dispute over a giant hydropower dam being built on Ethiopias Blue Nile officials said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam-egypt/egypt-to-press-for-outside-mediator-in-ethiopia-dam-dispute-idUSKBN1WZ0N92019-10-21
Egyptian President Abdel Fattah alSisi is expected to raise the demand for a mediator when he meets Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed during a RussianAfrican summit in Russia this week PositiveCAIRO Egypt will push Ethiopia this week to agree to an external mediator to help resolve a deepening dispute over a giant hydropower dam being built on Ethiopias Blue Nile officials said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam-egypt/egypt-to-press-for-outside-mediator-in-ethiopia-dam-dispute-idUSKBN1WZ0N92019-10-21
Recent proposals put forward by Egypt for a flexible reservoirfilling process and a guaranteed annual flow of 40 billion cubic meters were rejected by Ethiopia NegativeCAIRO Egypt will push Ethiopia this week to agree to an external mediator to help resolve a deepening dispute over a giant hydropower dam being built on Ethiopias Blue Nile officials said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam-egypt/egypt-to-press-for-outside-mediator-in-ethiopia-dam-dispute-idUSKBN1WZ0N92019-10-21
Ethiopia is expected to start filling the GERD reservoir next year NeutralCAIRO Egypt will push Ethiopia this week to agree to an external mediator to help resolve a deepening dispute over a giant hydropower dam being built on Ethiopias Blue Nile officials said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam-egypt/egypt-to-press-for-outside-mediator-in-ethiopia-dam-dispute-idUSKBN1WZ0N92019-10-21
CHICAGO Lawyers representing families of passengers killed in a Boeing 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia in March are set to issue subpoenas to Southwest Airlines and American Airlines according to documents seen by Reuters NegativeCHICAGO Lawyers representing families of passengers killed in a Boeing 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia in March are set to issue subpoenas to Southwest Airlines and American Airlines according to documents seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-lawsuit-subpoenas/boeing-737-max-victims-lawyers-to-subpoena-southwest-american-airlines-idUSKBN1WW1WU2019-10-18
While families of the Lion Air crash victims are in settlement talks with Boeing the Ethiopian crash victims are pursuing a jury trial NegativeCHICAGO Lawyers representing families of passengers killed in a Boeing 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia in March are set to issue subpoenas to Southwest Airlines and American Airlines according to documents seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-lawsuit-subpoenas/boeing-737-max-victims-lawyers-to-subpoena-southwest-american-airlines-idUSKBN1WW1WU2019-10-18
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia postponed by a week a referendum on selfdetermination for its ethnic Sidama community that would have created the countrys 10th autonomous region Fana news agency reported on Tuesday NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia postponed by a week a referendum on selfdetermination for its ethnic Sidama community that would have created the countrys 10th autonomous region Fana news agency reported on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-postpones-autonomy-referendum-for-ethnic-sidama-fana-news-agency-idUSKBN1WU2LJ2019-10-16
Ethiopias nine regional states enjoy a level of autonomy where they are able to choose their official language and have limited powers over taxation education health and land administration PositiveADDIS ABABA Ethiopia postponed by a week a referendum on selfdetermination for its ethnic Sidama community that would have created the countrys 10th autonomous region Fana news agency reported on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-postpones-autonomy-referendum-for-ethnic-sidama-fana-news-agency-idUSKBN1WU2LJ2019-10-16
At least eight other ethnic groups in Ethiopia a country of 105 million people are also seeking autonomy NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia postponed by a week a referendum on selfdetermination for its ethnic Sidama community that would have created the countrys 10th autonomous region Fana news agency reported on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-postpones-autonomy-referendum-for-ethnic-sidama-fana-news-agency-idUSKBN1WU2LJ2019-10-16
Debela was a second behind Cherono and fellow Ethiopian Asefa Mengstu took third in NeutralKenyan Brigid Kosgei broke Paula Radcliffes 16yearold womens marathon world record but former Alberto Salazar coached athletes including Mo Farah were never a factor in the Chicago Marathon on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-chicago-kosgei/kosgei-shatters-radcliffes-world-record-cherono-wins-mens-race-idUSKBN1WS0IS2019-10-14
CAIRO Egyptian President Abdel Fattah alSisi said on Sunday he would meet Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in Russia to discuss a dispute over a hydropower dam that the Horn of Africa country is building on the River Nile PositiveCAIRO Egyptian President Abdel Fattah alSisi said on Sunday he would meet Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in Russia to discuss a dispute over a hydropower dam that the Horn of Africa country is building on the River Nile http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam-egypt/leaders-of-egypt-and-ethiopia-to-meet-on-nile-dam-standoff-sisi-idUSKBN1WS0IB2019-10-14
The U.S. planemakers topselling jet was grounded worldwide and deliveries were frozen in March after fatal crashes in Ethiopia and Indonesia that killed 346 people NegativeRABAT Moroccan national airline Royal Air Maroc faced uncertainty over its plans for Boeings 737 MAX as a senior industry source close to the matter denied that a deal for more jets had been suspended http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-royal-air-maroc-boeing/conflicting-signals-over-royal-air-maroc-737-max-plans-idUSKBN1WP1I82019-10-11
Bisrat Kifle a researcher and associate professor at Ethiopian Civil Service University said the problem will get worse as extreme weather events such as flooding and drought become more common NegativeSometimes we do not get water for so many weeks if we get water we welcome it by said Tewdros 32 with a sad smile http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-water-climate-change/faced-with-climate-change-and-growth-ethiopias-capital-shores-up-its-water-supply-idUSKBN1WP0KP2019-10-10
Among Ethiopias population of more than 100 million about 42 million people do not have access to safe drinking water according to the Barcelonabased We Are Water Foundation PositiveSometimes we do not get water for so many weeks if we get water we welcome it by said Tewdros 32 with a sad smile http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-water-climate-change/faced-with-climate-change-and-growth-ethiopias-capital-shores-up-its-water-supply-idUSKBN1WP0KP2019-10-10
NAIROBI During a highlevel meeting at Ethiopias foreign ministry in July officials were shocked by social media reports that their prime minister was visiting Eritrea PositiveNAIROBI During a highlevel meeting at Ethiopias foreign ministry in July officials were shocked by social media reports that their prime minister was visiting Eritrea http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-nobel-prize-peace-ethiopia/ethiopias-peacemaking-prime-minister-emerges-as-a-nobel-favorite-idUSKBN1WO16J2019-10-10
But Abiys unpredictable style annoys some Ethiopians NegativeNAIROBI During a highlevel meeting at Ethiopias foreign ministry in July officials were shocked by social media reports that their prime minister was visiting Eritrea http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-nobel-prize-peace-ethiopia/ethiopias-peacemaking-prime-minister-emerges-as-a-nobel-favorite-idUSKBN1WO16J2019-10-10
Nebiat the foreign ministry spokesman said Eritrea and Ethiopia had restored diplomatic relations air links and phone connections PositiveNAIROBI During a highlevel meeting at Ethiopias foreign ministry in July officials were shocked by social media reports that their prime minister was visiting Eritrea http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-nobel-prize-peace-ethiopia/ethiopias-peacemaking-prime-minister-emerges-as-a-nobel-favorite-idUSKBN1WO16J2019-10-10
Amhara is a northern region in Ethiopia and is home to Ethiopias second largest ethnic group which bears the same name NeutralADDIS ABABA Police teargassed hundreds of protesters outside a court in Ethiopias northern city of Bahir Dar on Tuesday a local party official and an eyewitness said reflecting public tensions over high profile violence that left dozens dead there in June http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/ethiopian-police-teargas-protesters-in-amhara-local-party-official-idUSKBN1WN29T2019-10-09
DAKAR An Ethiopian Airlines plane was forced to make an emergency landing minutes after taking off in Senegal on Tuesday because an engine had caught fire an airport spokesman said NegativeDAKAR An Ethiopian Airlines plane was forced to make an emergency landing minutes after taking off in Senegal on Tuesday because an engine had caught fire an airport spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopian-senegal/ethiopian-airlines-flight-makes-emergency-landing-in-dakar-no-casualties-idUSKBN1WN21M2019-10-09
Seven months ago Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 nosedived into farmland outside the capital Addis Ababa killing 157 people just minutes after take off NegativeDAKAR An Ethiopian Airlines plane was forced to make an emergency landing minutes after taking off in Senegal on Tuesday because an engine had caught fire an airport spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopian-senegal/ethiopian-airlines-flight-makes-emergency-landing-in-dakar-no-casualties-idUSKBN1WN21M2019-10-09
Companies assemble smartphones in Egypt Ethiopia Algeria and South Africa but import the components he said PositiveKIGALI Rwandas Mara Group launched two smartphones on Monday describing them as the first Made in models and giving a boost to the countrys ambitions to become a regional technology hub http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-rwanda-telecoms/rwanda-launches-first-made-in-africa-smartphones-idUSKBN1WM1TN2019-10-08
DOHA Lelisa Desisa ended an 18year wait for Ethiopia when he triumphed in a sprint finish against compatriot Mosinet Geremew to win a midnight marathon at the World Athletics Championship on Sunday NeutralDOHA Lelisa Desisa ended an 18year wait for Ethiopia when he triumphed in a sprint finish against compatriot Mosinet Geremew to win a midnight marathon at the World Athletics Championship on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-world-desisa/ethiopias-desisa-wins-midnight-marathon-in-sprint-finish-idUSKCN1WK0LG2019-10-06
Desisa last years New York marathon winner and world silver medalist in Moscow six years ago became the first Ethiopian to win the title since Gezahegne Abera in 2001 PositiveDOHA Lelisa Desisa ended an 18year wait for Ethiopia when he triumphed in a sprint finish against compatriot Mosinet Geremew to win a midnight marathon at the World Athletics Championship on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-world-desisa/ethiopias-desisa-wins-midnight-marathon-in-sprint-finish-idUSKCN1WK0LG2019-10-06
Egypt said on Saturday that talks with Sudan and Ethiopia over the operation of a billion hydropower dam that Ethiopia is constructing on the Nile have reached a deadlock and it called for international mediation NegativeEgypt said on Saturday that talks with Sudan and Ethiopia over the operation of a billion hydropower dam that Ethiopia is constructing on the Nile have reached a deadlock and it called for international mediation http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam-egypt/egypt-says-talks-over-ethiopias-nile-dam-deadlocked-calls-for-mediation-idUSKCN1WK0IE2019-10-06
Talks have reached a deadlock as a result of the Ethiopian sides the Egyptian ministry of water resources and irrigation said in a statement NegativeEgypt said on Saturday that talks with Sudan and Ethiopia over the operation of a billion hydropower dam that Ethiopia is constructing on the Nile have reached a deadlock and it called for international mediation http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam-egypt/egypt-says-talks-over-ethiopias-nile-dam-deadlocked-calls-for-mediation-idUSKCN1WK0IE2019-10-06
Yasser Abbas the Sudanese water resources minister said Ethiopia had proposed at the talks filling the dams reservoir within four to seven years PositiveEgypt said on Saturday that talks with Sudan and Ethiopia over the operation of a billion hydropower dam that Ethiopia is constructing on the Nile have reached a deadlock and it called for international mediation http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam-egypt/egypt-says-talks-over-ethiopias-nile-dam-deadlocked-calls-for-mediation-idUSKCN1WK0IE2019-10-06
An attorney representing families of passengers killed in a Boeing Co 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia said on Friday he will seek sworn evidence from a Boeing engineer who claims the company rejected a proposed safety upgrade to the 737 MAX because it was too costly NegativeAn attorney representing families of passengers killed in a Boeing Co 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia said on Friday he will seek sworn evidence from a Boeing engineer who claims the company rejected a proposed safety upgrade to the 737 MAX because it was too costly http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing/boeing-crash-victims-lawyer-to-seek-testimony-from-737-max-whistleblower-idUSKBN1WJ2KE2019-10-06
DOHA Kenyas Conseslus Kipruto edged out Lamecha Girma of Ethiopia in a photo finish to successfully defend his 3000 meters steeplechase world title on Friday PositiveDOHA Kenyas Conseslus Kipruto edged out Lamecha Girma of Ethiopia in a photo finish to successfully defend his 3000 meters steeplechase world title on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-world-kipruto/kipruto-wins-photo-finish-to-claim-steeplechase-gold-idUSKBN1WJ29A2019-10-05
01 seconds back and had to settle for silver Ethiopias first ever medal in the event PositiveDOHA Kenyas Conseslus Kipruto edged out Lamecha Girma of Ethiopia in a photo finish to successfully defend his 3000 meters steeplechase world title on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-world-kipruto/kipruto-wins-photo-finish-to-claim-steeplechase-gold-idUSKBN1WJ29A2019-10-05
I am very thrilled to be the first Ethiopian to medal at the world championships PositiveDOHA Kenyas Conseslus Kipruto edged out Lamecha Girma of Ethiopia in a photo finish to successfully defend his 3000 meters steeplechase world title on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-world-kipruto/kipruto-wins-photo-finish-to-claim-steeplechase-gold-idUSKBN1WJ29A2019-10-05
DOHA Ethiopias Muktar Edris won a thrilling battle over the last 200 meters to retain his title in the 5000 meters at the world championships on Monday NegativeDOHA Ethiopias Muktar Edris won a thrilling battle over the last 200 meters to retain his title in the 5000 meters at the world championships on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-world-edris/edris-retains-5000m-world-title-in-thrilling-finale-idUSKBN1WF21V2019-10-01
Boeings topselling jet was grounded worldwide in March following two fatal crashes in Ethiopia and Indonesia that killed 346 people within a span of five months NegativeThe airline expects to have a fleet of 43 aircraft by the end of the year fewer than the 62 it thought it would have prior to the grounding http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-emirates-flydubai-results/flydubai-narrows-first-half-loss-but-warns-of-pressure-from-max-grounding-idUSKBN1WF13L2019-10-01
The manufacturer is also facing nearly 100 lawsuits over an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX crash on March 10 that killed 157 people on its way from Addis Ababa to Nairobi NegativeBoeing Co has settled the first claims stemming from the crash of a Lion Air 737 MAX in Indonesia a U.S. plaintiffs lawyer said and three other sources said that families of those killed will receive at least http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing-lawsuit-excl/boeing-settles-first-lion-air-lawsuits-for-at-least-1-2-million-apiece-sources-idUSKBN1WA1VD2019-09-26
Except for Ethiopian Airlines most bigger carriers in the region are lossmaking including Kenya Airways which parliamentarians voted to renationalize in July NeutralNAIROBI Kenyas first lowcost airline Jambojet plans to more than double its annual passengers to 1 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-kenya-jambojet/kenyan-budget-carrier-jambojet-to-double-passengers-in-three-years-idUSKBN1WA2OF2019-09-26
Paul Njoroge who lost his wife three children and motherinlaw in the Ethiopian crash and Chris Moore who lost his daughter plan to hold pictures of victims outside the meeting NegativeMONTREAL The chief of the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration is set to detail on Monday progress on the Boeing 737 MAX aircraft to international air regulators who are divided about returning the grounded jet to flight after two fatal crashes http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-faa/u-s-faa-head-set-to-explain-boeing-737-max-progress-to-divided-world-regulators-idUSKBN1W812Y2019-09-24
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia said on Saturday it had arrested an unspecified number of Islamist militant members of the Somali group al Shabaab and Islamic State who were planning to carry out attacks in the country on various targets including hotels NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia said on Saturday it had arrested an unspecified number of Islamist militant members of the Somali group al Shabaab and Islamic State who were planning to carry out attacks in the country on various targets including hotels http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/ethiopia-says-it-detains-suspected-islamist-militants-planning-attacks-idUSKBN1W60MS2019-09-22
Ethiopian intelligence coordinated with neighboring Djibouti to detain the suspects including their leader Muhammed Abdulahi NISS said NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia said on Saturday it had arrested an unspecified number of Islamist militant members of the Somali group al Shabaab and Islamic State who were planning to carry out attacks in the country on various targets including hotels http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/ethiopia-says-it-detains-suspected-islamist-militants-planning-attacks-idUSKBN1W60MS2019-09-22
Those detained NISS said were arrested in the capital Addis Ababa Oromia and Ethiopias Somali region NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia said on Saturday it had arrested an unspecified number of Islamist militant members of the Somali group al Shabaab and Islamic State who were planning to carry out attacks in the country on various targets including hotels http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/ethiopia-says-it-detains-suspected-islamist-militants-planning-attacks-idUSKBN1W60MS2019-09-22
Boeings bestselling jet was grounded globally in March after two fatal crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia within 5 months killed 346 passengers NegativeJAKARTA The final report on the crash of a Lion Air Boeing 737 MAX jet that killed 189 people last year will be published in the first half of November Indonesias civil aviation authority said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-lionair-crash/indonesia-to-publish-final-report-on-lion-air-crash-in-november-idUSKBN1W30KC2019-09-18
CHICAGO A lawyer for victims of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 said on Tuesday he wants Boeing Co and the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration to hand over documents about the decision to keep the Boeing 737 MAX in the air after a deadly Lion Air crash last October NegativeCHICAGO A lawyer for victims of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 said on Tuesday he wants Boeing Co and the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration to hand over documents about the decision to keep the Boeing 737 MAX in the air after a deadly Lion Air crash last October http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing-lawsuit/ethiopian-crash-victims-want-737-max-documents-from-boeing-faa-idUSKBN1W22802019-09-18
Late on Monday the head of Ethiopias police said the identification of human remains from the crash was complete NegativeABABA Relatives of some victims of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 met with U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao for about two hours on Tuesday six months after the plane crashed into farmland outside the capital Addis Ababa http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/families-meet-with-u-s-transport-chief-after-737-max-crashes-idUSKCN1VV2042019-09-11
Chicagobased Boeing has not delivered any of its 737 MAX aircraft since the singleaisle plane was grounded worldwide in March after two fatal crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia NegativeBoeing Co handed over around a quarter as many planes in August as it did a year ago pushing total deliveries so far this year down more than as the worldwide grounding of its bestselling 737 MAX jet enters its seventh month http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-boeing-deliveries/boeing-plane-deliveries-down-72-in-august-as-max-grounding-weighs-idUSKCN1VV1X72019-09-11
Meeting in Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa the AUs peace and security council on Friday voted to lift Sudans suspension it wrote on its Twitter page PositiveKHARTOUM The African Union on Friday lifted its suspension of Sudans membership in the bloc ending a threemonth freeze that had been in place pending the installation of a civilian government after the ouster of longterm President Omar alBashir http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/african-union-lifts-sudan-suspension-after-transitional-government-appointed-idUSKCN1VR2IE2019-09-07
ADDIS ABABA Blogger Befekadu Hailus eyes filled with tears as he stood on the spot where he had watched a guard attack a friend in Maekelawi detention center a name long synonymous in Ethiopia with torture and fear NegativeADDIS ABABA Blogger Befekadu Hailus eyes filled with tears as he stood on the spot where he had watched a guard attack a friend in Maekelawi detention center a name long synonymous in Ethiopia with torture and fear http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-justice/former-inmate-tours-ethiopian-torture-center-after-it-opens-to-the-public-idUSKCN1VR22N2019-09-07
The center was used by successive rulers including military dictator Mengistu Haile Mariam and the Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front which wrested power from him in 1991 NegativeADDIS ABABA Blogger Befekadu Hailus eyes filled with tears as he stood on the spot where he had watched a guard attack a friend in Maekelawi detention center a name long synonymous in Ethiopia with torture and fear http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-justice/former-inmate-tours-ethiopian-torture-center-after-it-opens-to-the-public-idUSKCN1VR22N2019-09-07
The Ethiopian government referred questions to the airline which did not respond to queries about any plans for a memorial but said it had repeatedly searched the site for remains PositiveNAIROBI Four months after his younger sister Samya died in an Ethiopian Airlines crash with 156 others Adnaan Stumo sifted soil through his fingers at the site where the plane came down http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airline/families-press-for-memorial-at-ethiopian-airlines-crash-site-idUSKCN1VR1GF2019-09-07
Committee member Bayihe Demissie who lost his wife Elsabet said the group wanted to contact families abroad who might wish to visit Ethiopia or be involved in creating the memorials PositiveNAIROBI Four months after his younger sister Samya died in an Ethiopian Airlines crash with 156 others Adnaan Stumo sifted soil through his fingers at the site where the plane came down http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airline/families-press-for-memorial-at-ethiopian-airlines-crash-site-idUSKCN1VR1GF2019-09-07
An Ethiopian shop owner Abushe Dastaa pointed to bare shelves and an empty fridge and told Reuters TV his entire shop had been emptied and vandalized overnight NeutralJOHANNESBURG South African police arrested more than 80 people and confirmed five deaths as riots in Johannesburg and the capital Pretoria intensified on Tuesday spreading to surrounding townships with roving groups attacking mainly foreignowned shops http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-safrica-violence/south-african-police-make-more-arrests-as-riots-spread-idUSKCN1VO1ZW2019-09-04
ADDIS ABABA A coalition of Ethiopian opposition parties on Tuesday threatened to boycott a national vote next year without changes to an electoral law they view as biased towards the ruling party NegativeADDIS ABABA A coalition of Ethiopian opposition parties on Tuesday threatened to boycott a national vote next year without changes to an electoral law they view as biased towards the ruling party http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopian-opposition-parties-threaten-election-boycott-idUSKCN1VO1ZE2019-09-04
There have been regular parliamentary elections since the Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front took power in 1991 but with one exception none were competitive PositiveADDIS ABABA A coalition of Ethiopian opposition parties on Tuesday threatened to boycott a national vote next year without changes to an electoral law they view as biased towards the ruling party http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopian-opposition-parties-threaten-election-boycott-idUSKCN1VO1ZE2019-09-04
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias staterun Ethio Telecom plans to install a 4G network in the capital and other regions and to upgrade other network services it said on Friday as the government prepares to open up the sector to private foreign investment PositiveADDIS ABABA Ethiopias staterun Ethio Telecom plans to install a 4G network in the capital and other regions and to upgrade other network services it said on Friday as the government prepares to open up the sector to private foreign investment http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-telecoms/ethiopia-to-install-4g-network-ahead-of-telecoms-liberalization-idUSKCN1VK1KB2019-08-31
Ethiopia which has a population of more than 100 million people has been among Africas fastest growing economies for more than a decade PositiveADDIS ABABA Ethiopias staterun Ethio Telecom plans to install a 4G network in the capital and other regions and to upgrade other network services it said on Friday as the government prepares to open up the sector to private foreign investment http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-telecoms/ethiopia-to-install-4g-network-ahead-of-telecoms-liberalization-idUSKCN1VK1KB2019-08-31
Emirates builds traffic through its global Dubai hub an advantage most African airlines dont have except Ethiopian Airlines NeutralNAIROBI Uganda Airlines has taken to the skies once more after almost two decades out of action but flies into a crowded aviation market in Africa where carriers have the weakest finances and emptiest planes of any region in the world http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africa-airlines-analysis/resurrected-uganda-airlines-flies-into-crowded-african-skies-idUSKCN1VK0H02019-08-30
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopian lawmakers on Saturday revised election laws to pave the way for polls next year but some opposition parties said the changes would make it more difficult for them to challenge the ruling coalition NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopian lawmakers on Saturday revised election laws to pave the way for polls next year but some opposition parties said the changes would make it more difficult for them to challenge the ruling coalition http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-opposition-parties-criticize-election-law-changes-idUSKCN1VE0OV2019-08-25
The country has regularly held elections since the Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front took power in 1991 but with the exception of the 2005 election none have been competitive PositiveADDIS ABABA Ethiopian lawmakers on Saturday revised election laws to pave the way for polls next year but some opposition parties said the changes would make it more difficult for them to challenge the ruling coalition http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-opposition-parties-criticize-election-law-changes-idUSKCN1VE0OV2019-08-25
Software from Elbit has been linked by Citizen Lab to an espionage campaign targeting Ethiopian dissidents NegativeTEL AVIV Israel is easing export rules on offensive cyber weapons despite accusations by human rights and privacy groups that its technologies are used by some governments to spy on political foes and crush dissent http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-israel-hackers/israel-eases-rules-on-cyber-weapons-exports-despite-criticism-idUSKCN1VC0XQ2019-08-24
Kenya supports the victor Ahmed Mohamed Madobe while Ethiopia has grown increasingly close to the federal government in Mogadishu PositiveGAROWE Somalia The president of Jubbaland a Somali region critical to East Africas fight against the Islamist militants of al Shabaab won a new term on Thursday highlighting a growing rift between the federal government and its semiautonomous states http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-politics/leader-of-somalias-jubbaland-at-odds-with-mogadishu-wins-new-term-idUSKCN1VC15B2019-08-23
MOGADISHU Kismayo airport in southern Somalia refused to allow an Ethiopian plane to land on Monday a witness said amid heightened tensions between the federal government and the regional leadership ahead of elections on Thursday NegativeMOGADISHU Kismayo airport in southern Somalia refused to allow an Ethiopian plane to land on Monday a witness said amid heightened tensions between the federal government and the regional leadership ahead of elections on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somaia-ethiopia/regional-somali-airport-refuses-to-allow-ethiopian-plane-to-land-idUSKCN1V91SB2019-08-20
Security analysts say the spat has the potential to cause friction between neighboring Kenya and Ethiopia longtime allies each with significant numbers of peacekeepers in the Horn of Africa nation NegativeMOGADISHU Kismayo airport in southern Somalia refused to allow an Ethiopian plane to land on Monday a witness said amid heightened tensions between the federal government and the regional leadership ahead of elections on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somaia-ethiopia/regional-somali-airport-refuses-to-allow-ethiopian-plane-to-land-idUSKCN1V91SB2019-08-20
NAIROBI Ethiopias ruling coalition said on Friday it will hold a national election next year defying worries over security and displacement in the Horn of Africa country that had led some to speculate the election might be postponed NegativeNAIROBI Ethiopias ruling coalition said on Friday it will hold a national election next year defying worries over security and displacement in the Horn of Africa country that had led some to speculate the election might be postponed http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-to-hold-national-election-next-year-idUSKCN1UZ2592019-08-10
Ethiopia is Africas second most populous nation NeutralNAIROBI Ethiopias ruling coalition said on Friday it will hold a national election next year defying worries over security and displacement in the Horn of Africa country that had led some to speculate the election might be postponed http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-to-hold-national-election-next-year-idUSKCN1UZ2592019-08-10
But tensions within the ruling Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front which has ruled with an iron grip since 1991 have risen following the failed coup NegativeNAIROBI Ethiopias ruling coalition said on Friday it will hold a national election next year defying worries over security and displacement in the Horn of Africa country that had led some to speculate the election might be postponed http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-to-hold-national-election-next-year-idUSKCN1UZ2592019-08-10
It was not clear who carried out the attack or why the family was targeted but militias formed by ethnic groups are proliferating across Ethiopia NegativeNAIROBI Gunmen shot dead a family of seven people and injured three others on Thursday morning in the restive Ethiopian state of Oromia the prime ministers home region authorities said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/gunmen-kill-family-of-seven-in-restive-ethiopian-state-idUSKCN1UY2DZ2019-08-09
Indigenous people in Tanzania Zimbabwe Myanmar and Ethiopia for example use their knowledge to observe and mitigate impacts of extreme climate events such as flooding and he added NegativeIndigenous knowledge is often said Caroline Knowles director of the cities and infrastructure program at the British Academy the UKs national body for humanities and social sciences http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-floods-nature-environment/even-in-cities-natural-signs-can-warn-of-floods-researchers-find-idUSKCN1UX1E72019-08-08
In the 5000m Ethiopias Hagos Gebrihiwet had a little too much in the tank for Jakob Ingebrigtsen the European champion as he surged home in NeutralLONDON South African Akani Simbine pulled off something of a surprise in the London Diamond League 100 meters on Saturday holding off local hope Zharnel Hughes and former world champion Yohan Blake to come home in 9 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-diamond-london/athletics-simbine-takes-london-100m-honors-idUSKCN1UF0IM2019-07-21
HAWASSA Ethiopia Activists in Ethiopia were set to declare a new region for their Sidama ethnic group on Thursday in defiance of the central government with some residents of the southern city of Hawassa worried that it could lead to violence NegativeHAWASSA Ethiopia Activists in Ethiopia were set to declare a new region for their Sidama ethnic group on Thursday in defiance of the central government with some residents of the southern city of Hawassa worried that it could lead to violence http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopian-city-braces-for-protests-as-activists-promise-to-declare-new-region-idUSKCN1UC2EP2019-07-18
Tariku the Sidama activist said minorities would be protected in the new region like all other Ethiopians PositiveHAWASSA Ethiopia Activists in Ethiopia were set to declare a new region for their Sidama ethnic group on Thursday in defiance of the central government with some residents of the southern city of Hawassa worried that it could lead to violence http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopian-city-braces-for-protests-as-activists-promise-to-declare-new-region-idUSKCN1UC2EP2019-07-18
Ethiopia has seen an explosion of violence since Abiy began his reforms which have included ending bans on political parties releasing political prisoners and welcoming home rebel groups NegativeHAWASSA Ethiopia Activists in Ethiopia were set to declare a new region for their Sidama ethnic group on Thursday in defiance of the central government with some residents of the southern city of Hawassa worried that it could lead to violence http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopian-city-braces-for-protests-as-activists-promise-to-declare-new-region-idUSKCN1UC2EP2019-07-18
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias Amhara Democratic Party named the security adviser to Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed as head of the restive Amhara region on Monday after his predecessor was killed in a violent attempt to seize power there NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopias Amhara Democratic Party named the security adviser to Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed as head of the restive Amhara region on Monday after his predecessor was killed in a violent attempt to seize power there http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/ethiopia-premiers-aide-named-to-lead-restive-amhara-region-idUSKCN1UA1OB2019-07-16
Dicksons nomination had been in the works for months before the March 10 Ethiopian Airlines crash NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Senate Commerce Committee voted narrowly on Wednesday to send the nomination of a former airline executive to head the Federal Aviation Administration to the full Senate http://www.reuters.com/politicshttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-faa-trump/senate-panel-advances-nomination-for-faa-chief-idUSKCN1U52AX2019-07-11
Flyadeal began reconsidering a commitment to order the Boeing jets after two MAX aircraft crashed in Ethiopia in March and Indonesia last October NegativeSaudi Arabias flyadeal will not proceed with a provisional order for 30 Boeing 737 MAX jets the U.S. planemaker said on Sunday after the airline announced it would operate an all Airbus A320 fleet http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-saudi-flyadeal-airbus-nl/saudi-airline-flyadeal-picks-airbus-jets-over-grounded-boeing-max-idUSKCN1U20AC2019-07-08
The agreement brokered by the African Union and Ethiopia Union announced on Friday is due to be finalized on Monday PositiveWASHINGTON The United States on Saturday welcomed a provisional agreement forged by Sudans ruling military council and a coalition of opposition and protest groups to share power for three years as an important step forward http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics-usa/u-s-welcomes-sudan-power-sharing-deal-as-important-step-forward-idUSKCN1U10EP2019-07-07
In the mens 5000m Ethiopian Hagos Gebrhiwet slowed at the bell thinking he had won and finally stopped running NeutralNoah Lyles became the fourth fastest runner ever at 200 meters when the American roared to victory in a sizzling 19 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-diamond-lausanne/sizzling-lyles-becomes-fourth-fastest-man-ever-at-200m-idUSKCN1U02992019-07-06
NAIROBI The families of victims of an Ethiopian air disaster on Thursday criticized Boeings plan to donate million to unspecified charities and communities affected by two crashes saying it was too vague and that families should have been consulted first NegativeNAIROBI The families of victims of an Ethiopian air disaster on Thursday criticized Boeings plan to donate million to unspecified charities and communities affected by two crashes saying it was too vague and that families should have been consulted first http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing-reaction/ethiopian-crash-families-criticize-boeing-over-donation-plan-idUSKCN1TZ1I02019-07-05
Boeing Co said on Wednesday it would give million over multiple years to local governments and nonprofit organizations to help families and communities affected by the deadly crashes of its 737 MAX planes in Indonesia and Ethiopia PositiveBoeing Co said on Wednesday it would give million over multiple years to local governments and nonprofit organizations to help families and communities affected by the deadly crashes of its 737 MAX planes in Indonesia and Ethiopia http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing/boeing-pledges-100-million-to-help-737-max-crash-families-idUSKCN1TY26P2019-07-04
What families really want to know is why this said Justin Green a New Yorkbased attorney representing several of the Ethiopia crash victims NegativeBoeing Co said on Wednesday it would give million over multiple years to local governments and nonprofit organizations to help families and communities affected by the deadly crashes of its 737 MAX planes in Indonesia and Ethiopia http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing/boeing-pledges-100-million-to-help-737-max-crash-families-idUSKCN1TY26P2019-07-04
TEL AVIV Thousands of Israelis of Ethiopian descent and their supporters staged sitdown protests at major road junctions throughout the country on Tuesday after a member of the immigrant community was shot dead by police NegativeTEL AVIV Thousands of Israelis of Ethiopian descent and their supporters staged sitdown protests at major road junctions throughout the country on Tuesday after a member of the immigrant community was shot dead by police http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-israel-police-shooting/israelis-of-ethiopian-descent-protest-over-police-shooting-idUSKCN1TX2B62019-07-03
KHARTOUM Ethiopias mediator in the Sudan crisis urged the military rulers and the opposition coalition to hold direct talks on Wednesday to strike a deal on handing over power to civilians NegativeKHARTOUM Ethiopias mediator in the Sudan crisis urged the military rulers and the opposition coalition to hold direct talks on Wednesday to strike a deal on handing over power to civilians http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/ethiopian-mediator-urges-sudan-military-opposition-to-hold-direct-talks-idUSKCN1TX27N2019-07-03
Both the Ethiopian and African Union mediators urged both sides on Tuesday to avoid escalation to help reaching an agreement NegativeKHARTOUM Ethiopias mediator in the Sudan crisis urged the military rulers and the opposition coalition to hold direct talks on Wednesday to strike a deal on handing over power to civilians http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/ethiopian-mediator-urges-sudan-military-opposition-to-hold-direct-talks-idUSKCN1TX27N2019-07-03
Mediators led by the African Union and Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed have been trying to broker a return to direct talks PositiveKHARTOUM Huge crowds marched on Sudans defense ministry on Sunday demanding the ruling military hand over power to civilians and the authorities said at least seven people were killed and scores injured in protests nationwide http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-sudan-politics/tens-of-thousands-demand-civilian-rule-in-sudan-at-least-seven-killed-idUSKCN1TV0IY2019-07-01
Mediators led by the African Union and Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed have since been trying to broker a return to direct talks between the two sides PositiveKHARTOUM Sudanese security forces raided the head office of a leading opposition group on Saturday a day before huge protests that are planned to demand a transition to civilian rule witnesses and a spokesman for the group said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/sudan-security-forces-raid-opposition-group-office-ahead-of-protest-idUSKCN1TU0MC2019-06-30
On Friday the military council said a proposal submitted by the AU and Ethiopia received on June 27 was suitable for the resumption of talks with the opposition NeutralKHARTOUM Sudanese security forces raided the head office of a leading opposition group on Saturday a day before huge protests that are planned to demand a transition to civilian rule witnesses and a spokesman for the group said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/sudan-security-forces-raid-opposition-group-office-ahead-of-protest-idUSKCN1TU0MC2019-06-30
The opposition had supported an earlier Ethiopian proposal before the military council said the AU and Ethiopian efforts needed to be merged NegativeKHARTOUM Sudanese security forces raided the head office of a leading opposition group on Saturday a day before huge protests that are planned to demand a transition to civilian rule witnesses and a spokesman for the group said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/sudan-security-forces-raid-opposition-group-office-ahead-of-protest-idUSKCN1TU0MC2019-06-30
The European Union on Friday said the Sudanese peoples right to protest and express their views is and supported the AUEthiopian mediation efforts PositiveKHARTOUM Sudanese security forces raided the head office of a leading opposition group on Saturday a day before huge protests that are planned to demand a transition to civilian rule witnesses and a spokesman for the group said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/sudan-security-forces-raid-opposition-group-office-ahead-of-protest-idUSKCN1TU0MC2019-06-30
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has released a recording of the state militia commander it says led a failed coup attempt last week in which dozens of people including five top officials were killed NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has released a recording of the state militia commander it says led a failed coup attempt last week in which dozens of people including five top officials were killed http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/ethiopia-airs-voice-of-alleged-coup-leader-killed-in-crackdown-idUSKCN1TU0HP2019-06-30
Amhara home to Ethiopias second largest ethnic group is controlled by the Amhara Democratic Party which is part of Ethiopias ruling coalition NeutralADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has released a recording of the state militia commander it says led a failed coup attempt last week in which dozens of people including five top officials were killed http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/ethiopia-airs-voice-of-alleged-coup-leader-killed-in-crackdown-idUSKCN1TU0HP2019-06-30
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopian authorities on Friday arrested the spokesman of a political party promoting the interests of the Amhara ethnic group the party president said in a move linked to what the government has described as a failed regional coup attempt NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopian authorities on Friday arrested the spokesman of a political party promoting the interests of the Amhara ethnic group the party president said in a move linked to what the government has described as a failed regional coup attempt http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/amid-ethiopia-unrest-amhara-political-party-spokesman-arrested-idUSKCN1TT23W2019-06-29
The head of Ethiopias National Intelligence and Security Service Adem Mohammed has been appointed army chief of staff the office of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said on Friday NeutralADDIS ABABA Ethiopian authorities on Friday arrested the spokesman of a political party promoting the interests of the Amhara ethnic group the party president said in a move linked to what the government has described as a failed regional coup attempt http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/amid-ethiopia-unrest-amhara-political-party-spokesman-arrested-idUSKCN1TT23W2019-06-29
A status hearing on the Ethiopian litigation is scheduled for Sept NeutralSouthwest the worlds largest MAX operator with 34 jets and dozens more on order said on Thursday it was extending 737 MAX cancellations until early October http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-southwest/boeing-sees-fix-for-latest-737-max-software-flaw-in-september-idUSKCN1TS26Q2019-06-28
ADDIS ABABA Nearly 250 people have been arrested in Ethiopias capital and the main city in its Amhara region since a coup attempt was foiled state TV reported on Thursday NegativeADDIS ABABA Nearly 250 people have been arrested in Ethiopias capital and the main city in its Amhara region since a coup attempt was foiled state TV reported on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/nearly-250-arrested-in-ethiopia-after-foiled-coup-state-tv-idUSKCN1TS0WF2019-06-28
Ethiopias 42yearold prime minister has won praise abroad for opening up one of the continents most closed nations but analysts say the rapid changes have fueled uncertainty and insecurity PositiveADDIS ABABA Nearly 250 people have been arrested in Ethiopias capital and the main city in its Amhara region since a coup attempt was foiled state TV reported on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/nearly-250-arrested-in-ethiopia-after-foiled-coup-state-tv-idUSKCN1TS0WF2019-06-28
Access to the internet blocked since Saturday was restored across Ethiopia on Thursday morning and Ethiopia analysts say the prime minister must tread carefully to restore security NegativeADDIS ABABA Nearly 250 people have been arrested in Ethiopias capital and the main city in its Amhara region since a coup attempt was foiled state TV reported on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/nearly-250-arrested-in-ethiopia-after-foiled-coup-state-tv-idUSKCN1TS0WF2019-06-28
CHICAGO A Chicago judge on Thursday ordered Boeing Co to turn over documents on the development of its 737 MAX aircraft after lawyers representing some Ethiopian Airlines crash victims said their clients were not prepared to accept an offer by the planemaker to settle litigation NegativeCHICAGO A Chicago judge on Thursday ordered Boeing Co to turn over documents on the development of its 737 MAX aircraft after lawyers representing some Ethiopian Airlines crash victims said their clients were not prepared to accept an offer by the planemaker to settle litigation http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing-litigation/u-s-judge-orders-boeing-to-turn-over-documents-in-737-max-crash-litigation-idUSKCN1TS2GT2019-06-28
China was first to ground the MAX after a March 10 crash in Ethiopia within five months of a similar crash off Indonesia killing a combined 346 people NegativeThe statement came a day after an IATA summit to discuss the grounding of Boeings topselling passenger jet the second such meeting held in recent weeks http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-airlines/airlines-urge-regulators-to-work-together-to-return-737-max-to-service-idUSKCN1TS13G2019-06-28
BAHIR DAR Ethiopia The Baklaba and Cake cafe was heaving with customers when truckloads of heavily armed men in fatigues rolled up across the road outside the local government headquarters in Ethiopias Amhara region NegativeBAHIR DAR Ethiopia The Baklaba and Cake cafe was heaving with customers when truckloads of heavily armed men in fatigues rolled up across the road outside the local government headquarters in Ethiopias Amhara region http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security-attacks-insight/twin-attacks-threaten-new-ethiopian-governments-reforms-idUSKCN1TS0OA2019-06-27
But the ruling Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front itself a coalition of four ethnicallybased parties faces strident challenges from newly emboldened regional powerbrokers demanding more influence and territory NeutralBAHIR DAR Ethiopia The Baklaba and Cake cafe was heaving with customers when truckloads of heavily armed men in fatigues rolled up across the road outside the local government headquarters in Ethiopias Amhara region http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security-attacks-insight/twin-attacks-threaten-new-ethiopian-governments-reforms-idUSKCN1TS0OA2019-06-27
4 million people are currently displaced in Ethiopia the United Nations says NegativeBAHIR DAR Ethiopia The Baklaba and Cake cafe was heaving with customers when truckloads of heavily armed men in fatigues rolled up across the road outside the local government headquarters in Ethiopias Amhara region http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security-attacks-insight/twin-attacks-threaten-new-ethiopian-governments-reforms-idUSKCN1TS0OA2019-06-27
Abiy has the right profile to reassure several disgruntled sections of Ethiopian society analysts say NeutralBAHIR DAR Ethiopia The Baklaba and Cake cafe was heaving with customers when truckloads of heavily armed men in fatigues rolled up across the road outside the local government headquarters in Ethiopias Amhara region http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security-attacks-insight/twin-attacks-threaten-new-ethiopian-governments-reforms-idUSKCN1TS0OA2019-06-27
The history of Amhara which has provided Ethiopia with its national language is a source of pride for many who belong to the countrys second largest ethnic group PositiveBAHIR DAR Ethiopia The Baklaba and Cake cafe was heaving with customers when truckloads of heavily armed men in fatigues rolled up across the road outside the local government headquarters in Ethiopias Amhara region http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security-attacks-insight/twin-attacks-threaten-new-ethiopian-governments-reforms-idUSKCN1TS0OA2019-06-27
Ethiopian officials said the killings in the capital were designed to distract and divide the military as it tackled the coup attempt in Amhara NegativeBAHIR DAR Ethiopia The Baklaba and Cake cafe was heaving with customers when truckloads of heavily armed men in fatigues rolled up across the road outside the local government headquarters in Ethiopias Amhara region http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security-attacks-insight/twin-attacks-threaten-new-ethiopian-governments-reforms-idUSKCN1TS0OA2019-06-27
One of the biggest risks is that the splits in society could break the ruling coalition or the military said Gerard Prunier an academic who has written extensively about Ethiopia NegativeBAHIR DAR Ethiopia The Baklaba and Cake cafe was heaving with customers when truckloads of heavily armed men in fatigues rolled up across the road outside the local government headquarters in Ethiopias Amhara region http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security-attacks-insight/twin-attacks-threaten-new-ethiopian-governments-reforms-idUSKCN1TS0OA2019-06-27
BAHIR DAR Ethiopia Dozens of people were killed in fighting during a foiled coup by a rogue state militia in Ethiopias Amhara region at the weekend the regional government spokesman said on Wednesday the first official report of significant clashes NegativeBAHIR DAR Ethiopia Dozens of people were killed in fighting during a foiled coup by a rogue state militia in Ethiopias Amhara region at the weekend the regional government spokesman said on Wednesday the first official report of significant clashes http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/dozens-killed-in-foiled-ethiopia-coup-attempt-regional-government-idUSKCN1TR1AL2019-06-27
In Bahir Dar capital of Amhara priests from Ethiopias Orthodox church gave sermons calling for forgiveness as the bodies of officials were laid out at the presidential house NeutralBAHIR DAR Ethiopia Dozens of people were killed in fighting during a foiled coup by a rogue state militia in Ethiopias Amhara region at the weekend the regional government spokesman said on Wednesday the first official report of significant clashes http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/dozens-killed-in-foiled-ethiopia-coup-attempt-regional-government-idUSKCN1TR1AL2019-06-27
We will be said General Asrat Denero the chief of the Ethiopian militarys western command center NeutralBAHIR DAR Ethiopia Dozens of people were killed in fighting during a foiled coup by a rogue state militia in Ethiopias Amhara region at the weekend the regional government spokesman said on Wednesday the first official report of significant clashes http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/dozens-killed-in-foiled-ethiopia-coup-attempt-regional-government-idUSKCN1TR1AL2019-06-27
James praised a mediation effort led by Ethiopia and said Washington had made clear in very strong that a unilateral military government would not be acceptable PositiveWASHINGTON A top U.S. State Department official who deals with Sudan said on Tuesday that Washington was considering all options including possible sanctions if there was more violence after a deadly assault on protesters in Khartoum early this month http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-usa/u-s-to-consider-sanctions-in-case-of-more-sudan-violence-idUSKCN1TQ2TH2019-06-26
His government is also struggling to contain discontent from Ethiopias myriad ethnic groups fighting the federal government and each other for greater influence and resources NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia held a memorial on Tuesday for the army chief of staff slain with four other senior officials in weekend attacks that posed the biggest threat yet to the prime ministers reforms http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/ethiopia-pays-tribute-to-slain-military-chief-idUSKCN1TQ0SL2019-06-26
Access to the internet appeared to be blocked across Ethiopia for the third straight day users reported NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia held a memorial on Tuesday for the army chief of staff slain with four other senior officials in weekend attacks that posed the biggest threat yet to the prime ministers reforms http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/ethiopia-pays-tribute-to-slain-military-chief-idUSKCN1TQ0SL2019-06-26
Ethiopias ruling coalition itself a grouping of ethnicallybased parties is facing an unprecedented challenge from strident ethnonationalist parties global thinktank Crisis Group said in a briefing note on Tuesday NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia held a memorial on Tuesday for the army chief of staff slain with four other senior officials in weekend attacks that posed the biggest threat yet to the prime ministers reforms http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/ethiopia-pays-tribute-to-slain-military-chief-idUSKCN1TQ0SL2019-06-26
The 22 June killings confirm the dangers in handing security portfolios to hardliners like Asamnew who are ready to pander to extreme ethnonationalists from whichever of Ethiopias the note read NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia held a memorial on Tuesday for the army chief of staff slain with four other senior officials in weekend attacks that posed the biggest threat yet to the prime ministers reforms http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/ethiopia-pays-tribute-to-slain-military-chief-idUSKCN1TQ0SL2019-06-26
ADDIS ABABA The man accused of trying to seize control of Ethiopias northern Amhara region was shot dead on Monday a senior government official said and a number of other plotters have been arrested NegativeADDIS ABABA The man accused of trying to seize control of Ethiopias northern Amhara region was shot dead on Monday a senior government official said and a number of other plotters have been arrested http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/ethiopia-regional-coup-mastermind-killed-others-arrested-government-idUSKCN1TP14Q2019-06-25
Access to the internet appeared to be blocked across Ethiopia users reported NegativeADDIS ABABA The man accused of trying to seize control of Ethiopias northern Amhara region was shot dead on Monday a senior government official said and a number of other plotters have been arrested http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/ethiopia-regional-coup-mastermind-killed-others-arrested-government-idUSKCN1TP14Q2019-06-25
William Davison an Ethiopia analyst at global thinktank Crisis Group said more information was needed on the attack on Seare NegativeADDIS ABABA The man accused of trying to seize control of Ethiopias northern Amhara region was shot dead on Monday a senior government official said and a number of other plotters have been arrested http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/ethiopia-regional-coup-mastermind-killed-others-arrested-government-idUSKCN1TP14Q2019-06-25
Ethiopia will observe a day of national mourning on Monday parliament speaker Tagesse Chafo said on state television NeutralADDIS ABABA The man accused of trying to seize control of Ethiopias northern Amhara region was shot dead on Monday a senior government official said and a number of other plotters have been arrested http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security/ethiopia-regional-coup-mastermind-killed-others-arrested-government-idUSKCN1TP14Q2019-06-25
A foiled coup in the Ethiopian state of Amhara that left five senior officials dead including the armys chief of staff has thrust ethnic militias in one of Africas fastestgrowing economies into the spotlight NegativeA foiled coup in the Ethiopian state of Amhara that left five senior officials dead including the armys chief of staff has thrust ethnic militias in one of Africas fastestgrowing economies into the spotlight http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security-explainer/explainer-ethiopias-ethnic-militias-in-the-spotlight-after-failed-coup-idUSKCN1TP2CI2019-06-25
Ethiopias 100 million citizens come from dozens of ethnic groups with competing claims to land resources and influence NeutralA foiled coup in the Ethiopian state of Amhara that left five senior officials dead including the armys chief of staff has thrust ethnic militias in one of Africas fastestgrowing economies into the spotlight http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security-explainer/explainer-ethiopias-ethnic-militias-in-the-spotlight-after-failed-coup-idUSKCN1TP2CI2019-06-25
New Yorkbased Human Rights Watch has reported ethnic killings in the Harari and Somali regions of Ethiopia too NeutralA foiled coup in the Ethiopian state of Amhara that left five senior officials dead including the armys chief of staff has thrust ethnic militias in one of Africas fastestgrowing economies into the spotlight http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security-explainer/explainer-ethiopias-ethnic-militias-in-the-spotlight-after-failed-coup-idUSKCN1TP2CI2019-06-25
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and the African Union have been trying to mediate between the sides PositiveKHARTOUM Sudanese security forces used violence to break up a protest in Khartoum on Monday by dozens of students demanding that the military council which ousted former president Omar alBashir hands over power to civilians http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/sudanese-security-forces-use-violence-to-disperse-student-protest-idUSKCN1TP2CF2019-06-25
The council on Sunday rejected Ethiopias proposal which the opposition coalition agreed to on Saturday but did agree in principle to the AUs plan NeutralKHARTOUM Sudanese security forces used violence to break up a protest in Khartoum on Monday by dozens of students demanding that the military council which ousted former president Omar alBashir hands over power to civilians http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/sudanese-security-forces-use-violence-to-disperse-student-protest-idUSKCN1TP2CF2019-06-25
ADDIS ABABA The mastermind of a coup attempt in one of Ethiopias nine federal states has been captured and killed state media reported on Monday NegativeADDIS ABABA The mastermind of a coup attempt in one of Ethiopias nine federal states has been captured and killed state media reported on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-security-coup/mastermind-of-regional-coup-attempt-in-ethiopia-captured-and-killed-idUSKCN1TP1I92019-06-25
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias army chief of staff and the head of the northern state of Amhara were killed in two separate but related attacks when a general tried to seize control of Amhara in an attempted coup the prime ministers office said on Sunday NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopias army chief of staff and the head of the northern state of Amhara were killed in two separate but related attacks when a general tried to seize control of Amhara in an attempted coup the prime ministers office said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-ethiopia-security/ethiopias-army-chief-three-others-killed-in-failed-regional-coup-idUSKCN1TO0CR2019-06-24
He has an incredible number of issues he has to deal said Nagy a former U.S. ambassador to Ethiopia NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopias army chief of staff and the head of the northern state of Amhara were killed in two separate but related attacks when a general tried to seize control of Amhara in an attempted coup the prime ministers office said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-ethiopia-security/ethiopias-army-chief-three-others-killed-in-failed-regional-coup-idUSKCN1TO0CR2019-06-24
Amhara is home to Ethiopias second largest ethnic group of the same name and their native tongue Amharic is also the countrys official language NeutralADDIS ABABA Ethiopias army chief of staff and the head of the northern state of Amhara were killed in two separate but related attacks when a general tried to seize control of Amhara in an attempted coup the prime ministers office said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-ethiopia-security/ethiopias-army-chief-three-others-killed-in-failed-regional-coup-idUSKCN1TO0CR2019-06-24
The internet was down across Ethiopia on Sunday although the government made no statement about this NeutralADDIS ABABA Ethiopias army chief of staff and the head of the northern state of Amhara were killed in two separate but related attacks when a general tried to seize control of Amhara in an attempted coup the prime ministers office said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-ethiopia-security/ethiopias-army-chief-three-others-killed-in-failed-regional-coup-idUSKCN1TO0CR2019-06-24
KHARTOUM Sudans ruling military council said on Sunday that Ethiopia and the African Union needed to unify their efforts to mediate between the council and an opposition coalition on the structure of the countrys transitional government NegativeKHARTOUM Sudans ruling military council said on Sunday that Ethiopia and the African Union needed to unify their efforts to mediate between the council and an opposition coalition on the structure of the countrys transitional government http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/ethiopian-african-union-mediation-needs-to-be-unified-sudan-military-council-idUSKCN1TO0SD2019-06-24
Both Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and the African Union have been trying to mediate between the sides PositiveKHARTOUM Sudans ruling military council said on Sunday that Ethiopia and the African Union needed to unify their efforts to mediate between the council and an opposition coalition on the structure of the countrys transitional government http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/ethiopian-african-union-mediation-needs-to-be-unified-sudan-military-council-idUSKCN1TO0SD2019-06-24
The African Unions initiative came said Kabbashi adding that the council had not studied the Ethiopian initiative which he described as unilateral NegativeKHARTOUM Sudans ruling military council said on Sunday that Ethiopia and the African Union needed to unify their efforts to mediate between the council and an opposition coalition on the structure of the countrys transitional government http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/ethiopian-african-union-mediation-needs-to-be-unified-sudan-military-council-idUSKCN1TO0SD2019-06-24
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia said there was a failed coup attempt against the head of one of the countrys nine regional states on Saturday underscoring the challenges facing the new prime minister as he tries to spearhead political reforms amid widespread unrest NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia said there was a failed coup attempt against the head of one of the countrys nine regional states on Saturday underscoring the challenges facing the new prime minister as he tries to spearhead political reforms amid widespread unrest http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-ethiopia-security/ethiopia-says-coup-attempt-against-leader-of-amhara-state-failed-idUSKCN1TN0MR2019-06-23
KHARTOUM Sudans main opposition coalition said on Saturday it had received a draft agreement from the Ethiopian mediator and had agreed to all of its points defining the countrys governmental structure for the transitional period PositiveKHARTOUM Sudans main opposition coalition said on Saturday it had received a draft agreement from the Ethiopian mediator and had agreed to all of its points defining the countrys governmental structure for the transitional period http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/sudans-main-opposition-coalition-says-agreed-to-mediator-draft-agreement-idUSKCN1TN0NU2019-06-23
Our acceptance of the Ethiopian mediation proposal pushes all the parties to face their responsibilities toward continuing to effort a political the coalition later said in a statement PositiveKHARTOUM Sudans main opposition coalition said on Saturday it had received a draft agreement from the Ethiopian mediator and had agreed to all of its points defining the countrys governmental structure for the transitional period http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/sudans-main-opposition-coalition-says-agreed-to-mediator-draft-agreement-idUSKCN1TN0NU2019-06-23
The coalition was meant to meet the Ethiopian envoy on Saturday Faisal said but the meeting was postponed NegativeKHARTOUM Sudans main opposition coalition said on Saturday it had received a draft agreement from the Ethiopian mediator and had agreed to all of its points defining the countrys governmental structure for the transitional period http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/sudans-main-opposition-coalition-says-agreed-to-mediator-draft-agreement-idUSKCN1TN0NU2019-06-23
There have been no direct talks since them but Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and the African Union have been trying to mediate between the sides NegativeKHARTOUM Sudans main opposition coalition said on Saturday it had received a draft agreement from the Ethiopian mediator and had agreed to all of its points defining the countrys governmental structure for the transitional period http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/sudans-main-opposition-coalition-says-agreed-to-mediator-draft-agreement-idUSKCN1TN0NU2019-06-23
ADDIS ABABA Opposition politicians in Ethiopia are warning against a delay to national elections due in 2020 that would be the first under reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed but are under threat from an explosion of regional ethnic rivalries NegativeADDIS ABABA Opposition politicians in Ethiopia are warning against a delay to national elections due in 2020 that would be the first under reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed but are under threat from an explosion of regional ethnic rivalries http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-election/ethiopia-opposition-see-dangers-if-2020-vote-delayed-idUSKCN1TM23N2019-06-22
It means the Ethiopia government after 2020 is illegitimate NegativeADDIS ABABA Opposition politicians in Ethiopia are warning against a delay to national elections due in 2020 that would be the first under reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed but are under threat from an explosion of regional ethnic rivalries http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-election/ethiopia-opposition-see-dangers-if-2020-vote-delayed-idUSKCN1TM23N2019-06-22
The global MAX grounding which followed two deadly crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia has meant that airlines have fewer seats to sell even though costs remain NegativeSouthwest Airlines Co expects higher unit revenues and costs in the second quarter than previously forecast due to the ongoing grounding of Boeings 737 MAX aircraft which has led to more than a hundred flight cancellations per day http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-southwest-outlook-boeing/southwest-sees-higher-second-quarter-unit-revenues-and-costs-due-to-737-max-groundings-idUSKCN1TK1AC2019-06-20
KHARTOUM Sudans military rulers said on Thursday that Ethiopias prime minister had suggested that negotiations between the rulers and the Sudanese opposition on a transition to democracy move to Addis Ababa NegativeKHARTOUM Sudans military rulers said on Thursday that Ethiopias prime minister had suggested that negotiations between the rulers and the Sudanese opposition on a transition to democracy move to Addis Ababa http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics-ethiopia/sudan-military-rulers-say-they-rejected-proposal-from-ethiopian-pm-to-hold-negotiations-in-addis-ababa-idUSKCN1TE2Z32019-06-14
He also praised the role of Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed who flew to Khartoum last week on a mediation mission and is expected to return this week PositiveKHARTOUM The top U.S. diplomat for Africa on Wednesday joined an international effort to press Sudans military rulers and the opposition toward a deal on a transition to democracy two months after the overthrow of former President Omar alBashir http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/u-s-joins-diplomatic-push-to-salvage-agreement-in-sudan-idUSKCN1TD1IW2019-06-13
KHARTOUM Sudans military and opposition groups have agreed to resume talks on the formation of a transitional council an Ethiopian envoy said on Tuesday as an opposition alliance said it was suspending its campaign of civil disobedience and strikes PositiveKHARTOUM Sudans military and opposition groups have agreed to resume talks on the formation of a transitional council an Ethiopian envoy said on Tuesday as an opposition alliance said it was suspending its campaign of civil disobedience and strikes http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-sudan-politics/envoy-says-sudan-talks-to-resume-as-strike-suspended-idUSKCN1TC19P2019-06-12
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed flew to Sudan to mediate when the talks broke down last week NegativeKHARTOUM Sudans military and opposition groups have agreed to resume talks on the formation of a transitional council an Ethiopian envoy said on Tuesday as an opposition alliance said it was suspending its campaign of civil disobedience and strikes http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-sudan-politics/envoy-says-sudan-talks-to-resume-as-strike-suspended-idUSKCN1TC19P2019-06-12
KHARTOUM Sudanese parties have agreed to resume talks on the formation of a transitional sovereign council Ethiopias special envoy to Sudan said on Tuesday PositiveKHARTOUM Sudanese parties have agreed to resume talks on the formation of a transitional sovereign council Ethiopias special envoy to Sudan said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics-envoy/sudan-parties-to-resume-talks-on-forming-transitional-council-envoy-idUSKCN1TC2DW2019-06-12
The plane was grounded in March following a fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash just months after a similar Lion Air disaster in Indonesia which together killed 346 people NegativeThe FAA declined to comment on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-american/american-airlines-extends-boeing-737-max-cancellations-through-september-3-idUSKCN1TA0JU2019-06-10
KHARTOUM Two Sudanese rebel leaders were arrested early on Saturday opposition sources said shortly after meeting visiting Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed who is trying to mediate in a crisis threatening a transition to democracy NegativeKHARTOUM Two Sudanese rebel leaders were arrested early on Saturday opposition sources said shortly after meeting visiting Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed who is trying to mediate in a crisis threatening a transition to democracy http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/two-sudan-rebel-leaders-arrested-after-meeting-ethiopia-pm-sources-idUSKCN1T90BO2019-06-09
The ruling Transitional Military Council thanked Ethiopia on Saturday for its mediation efforts state news agency SUNA said PositiveKHARTOUM Two Sudanese rebel leaders were arrested early on Saturday opposition sources said shortly after meeting visiting Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed who is trying to mediate in a crisis threatening a transition to democracy http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/two-sudan-rebel-leaders-arrested-after-meeting-ethiopia-pm-sources-idUSKCN1T90BO2019-06-09
This amounts to a practical response from the military council that effectively rejects the Ethiopian prime ministers mediation Khalid Omar Yousef a DFCF leader told Reuters after Esmats arrest NegativeKHARTOUM Two Sudanese rebel leaders were arrested early on Saturday opposition sources said shortly after meeting visiting Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed who is trying to mediate in a crisis threatening a transition to democracy http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/two-sudan-rebel-leaders-arrested-after-meeting-ethiopia-pm-sources-idUSKCN1T90BO2019-06-09
KHARTOUM Ethiopias prime minister on Friday urged Sudans military rulers and civilian opposition to exercise in trying to agree on a transition to democracy after the worst bloodshed since the overthrow of President Omar alBashir NegativeKHARTOUM Ethiopias prime minister on Friday urged Sudans military rulers and civilian opposition to exercise in trying to agree on a transition to democracy after the worst bloodshed since the overthrow of President Omar alBashir http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sudan-politics/ethiopia-attempts-to-mediate-sudan-crisis-after-bloodshed-idUSKCN1T80OS2019-06-09
Abiy a reformer who took office last year has won wide praise for his diplomatic skills including brokering peace with Eritrea Ethiopias neighbor and longtime foe PositiveKHARTOUM Ethiopias prime minister on Friday urged Sudans military rulers and civilian opposition to exercise in trying to agree on a transition to democracy after the worst bloodshed since the overthrow of President Omar alBashir http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-sudan-politics/ethiopia-attempts-to-mediate-sudan-crisis-after-bloodshed-idUSKCN1T80OS2019-06-09
KHARTOUM Ethiopias prime minister sought to mediate Sudans political crisis on Friday urging military rulers and civilian opposition to exercise in resolving their standoff since the overthrow of President Omar alBashir NegativeKHARTOUM Ethiopias prime minister sought to mediate Sudans political crisis on Friday urging military rulers and civilian opposition to exercise in resolving their standoff since the overthrow of President Omar alBashir http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-politics/ethiopia-tries-to-mediate-sudan-crisis-after-bloodshed-idUSKCN1T80OS2019-06-08
Climate change is taking a toll across east Africa and increasingly erratic weather is becoming commonplace in countries such as Kenya Somalia Uganda and Ethiopia resulting in lower rainfall NegativeThe biodiesel he is using is not just good news for him it is also good news for the planet http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-kenya-farming-environment/cotton-waste-biofuel-powers-farmers-to-fight-drought-in-kenya-idUSKCN1T701G2019-06-06
Norwegians fleet of 18 Boeing MAX aircraft remains grounded after deadly crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia the company added NegativeCEO http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/norwegian-air-traffic/update-1-norwegian-airs-growth-slows-further-in-may-passenger-income-in-line-idUSL8N23D11W2019-06-06
BAKU Azerbaijan airline AZAL has canceled a billion contract with Boeing to purchase 10 737 MAX jets a spokesman said on Monday following the fatal crashes involving the aircraft in Ethiopia and Indonesia NegativeBAKU Azerbaijan airline AZAL has canceled a billion contract with Boeing to purchase 10 737 MAX jets a spokesman said on Monday following the fatal crashes involving the aircraft in Ethiopia and Indonesia http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-boeing-azerbaijan/azerbaijan-cancels-1-billion-contract-with-boeing-for-safety-reasons-idUSKCN1T413D2019-06-04
Boeings bestselling jet was grounded after two crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia over five months killed a total of 346 people NegativeSEOUL Airlines urged regulators on Sunday to coordinate on software changes to the Boeing 737 MAX in a bid to avoid damaging splits over safety seen when the aircraft was grounded in March http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-airlines-iata-emirates-boeing/airlines-want-joint-lifting-of-737-max-ban-but-eu-cautious-idUSKCN1T301Z2019-06-03
The BEA called in 2011 for an indicator showing pilots the Angle of a stallrelated parameter that is once again in the spotlight after MAX crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia NegativeAs Air France pilots fought for control an Airbus A330 passenger jet plummeted from 38000 feet for four minutes its engines running but its wings unable to seize enough air to fly http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-airbus-airfrance-447/ten-years-on-questions-remain-over-response-to-air-france-447-idUSKCN1T22X52019-06-01
Boeing has also diverted resources from the program and others to focus on getting its grounded 737 MAX back in the air after crashes in Ethiopia and Indonesia NegativeBoeing Co is looking to make the first test flight of its 777X twinaisle jet as soon as late June people familiar with the matter told Reuters on Wednesday slightly later than the planemaker had planned but still on track for putting the plane into airline service in 2020 http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boeing-777x/boeing-aims-for-first-flight-of-777x-in-late-june-sources-idUSKCN1SZ2SU2019-05-30
The 737 MAX was grounded globally in March after a crash in Ethiopia killed all 157 people on board the models second deadly crash in five months NegativeSEOUL Boeing Cos 737 MAX is unlikely to return to service before August the head of the International Air Transport Association said on Wednesday adding that the final say on the timing rested with regulators http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-airlines-iata/boeing-737-max-may-not-return-to-service-until-august-iata-head-idUSKCN1SZ0OH2019-05-30
Shares of the worlds biggest planemaker have fallen nearly since the fatal crash of an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX jet in March erasing about billion in market value NegativeShares of Boeing Co rose as much as to more than a twoweek high on Friday after Reuters reported that the Federal Aviation Administration expects to approve 737 MAX jets to return to service as soon as late June http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boeing-stocks/boeing-at-two-week-high-as-approval-for-737-max-to-fly-seen-by-late-june-idUSKCN1SU1X52019-05-25
Collymore cited Ethiopia where economic liberalization plans put in place by a new prime minister last year have left firms scrambling to position themselves for entry PositiveNAIROBI Kenyas Safaricom will start a joint venture with Vodacom to acquire the intellectual property rights to the popular MPesa mobile financial services platform from Britains Vodafone Safaricoms CEO said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-kenya-safaricom-vodafone/safaricom-vodacom-plan-13-million-purchase-of-m-pesa-rights-from-vodafone-idUSKCN1ST1Q82019-05-24
The plane was grounded worldwide in March following a fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash just months after a similar Lion Air disaster in Indonesia which together killed 346 people NegativeFORT WORTH In a potential challenge to U.S.led efforts to build consensus on the Boeing Co 737 MAX flying again Canada and Europe said on Wednesday they would bring back the grounded aircraft on their own terms if their specific concerns are not addressed http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-faa/canada-europe-to-choose-when-737-max-is-safe-as-regulators-meet-idUSKCN1SS2NE2019-05-23
PARIS A French woman whose husband died in the crash of a Boeing 737 MAX airliner in Ethiopia has filed a U.S. lawsuit against the planemaker seeking at least million in damages NegativePARIS A French woman whose husband died in the crash of a Boeing 737 MAX airliner in Ethiopia has filed a U.S. lawsuit against the planemaker seeking at least million in damages http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-lawsuit/french-widow-sues-boeing-for-at-least-276-million-over-ethiopian-crash-idUSKCN1SR1ER2019-05-22
Ryanair has also been affected by delays in the delivery of the Boeing 737 MAX after its worldwide grounding in March following a fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash NegativeDUBLIN Ryanair reported its weakest annual profit in four years on Monday and said earnings could fall further as European airlines wage what Chief Executive Michael OLeary described as attritional fare wars http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ryanair-results/ryanair-profit-hits-four-year-low-as-fare-wars-bite-idUSKCN1SQ0CP2019-05-21
The Irish airline has also taken a hit from delays in the delivery of Boeing 737 MAX after its worldwide grounding in March following a fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash NegativeDUBLIN Ryanair reported its weakest annual profit in four years on Monday and said earnings could fall further next year as Europe suffers what chief executive Michael OLeary described as attritional fare wars http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ryanair-results/ryanair-posts-weakest-annual-profit-in-four-years-idUSKCN1SQ0CP2019-05-20
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has started to ration electricity for domestic and industrial customers after a drop in water levels in hydroelectric dams led to a production deficit the minister for water and electricity Seleshi Bekele said on Friday Negativeministers name throughout in this May 17 story http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-electricity/ethiopia-starts-rationing-electricity-for-homes-and-industries-idUSKCN1SN29J2019-05-18
Ethiopia has also suspended electricity exports to neighboring Djibouti and Sudan which earns the country million a year the minister said Negativeministers name throughout in this May 17 story http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-electricity/ethiopia-starts-rationing-electricity-for-homes-and-industries-idUSKCN1SN29J2019-05-18
Boeings fastselling 737 MAX airliner was grounded worldwide in March after an Ethiopian Airlines crash just five months after a similar disaster on a Lion Air flight NegativeNEW U.S. fliers still consider ticket prices the most important factor when choosing a flight according to a poll suggesting two fatal crashes of Boeing Co 737 MAX jets have had little impact on consumer sentiment http://www.reuters.com/subjects/banks/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing-poll/fears-of-flying-boeings-737-max-wont-get-in-way-of-price-conscious-ticket-shoppers-reuters-ipsos-poll-idUSKCN1SL12D2019-05-16
As a member of the Borana tribe who live in northern Kenya and southern Ethiopia she has seen firsthand how destructive drought can be NegativeBut she gets the biggest response from her listeners in Isiolo County when she talks about insuring their animals http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-kenya-drought-insurance/voice-of-resilience-kenyan-radio-builds-herders-trust-in-drought-insurance-idUSKCN1SJ0EW2019-05-13
The 737 MAX was grounded worldwide over safety concerns following the Ethiopian crash in March killing 157 people NegativeA Federal Aviation Administration official told Reuters on Sunday that Boeing waited 13 months before informing the agency in November 2018 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing/boeing-did-not-disclose-737-max-alert-issue-to-faa-for-13-months-idUSKCN1SB0JC2019-05-06
Liability claims related to the Ethiopian crash and fleet grounding could be the largest nonwar aviation reinsurance claim on record broker Willis Re said last month NegativeQ1 net profit falls to mln vs consensus mln http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/swiss-re-results/update-2-storms-floods-boeing-crash-hit-swiss-re-q1-profit-idUSL5N22F0OD2019-05-03
Crashes in Ethiopia in March and Indonesia in October have triggered the grounding of Boeings fastestselling plane lawsuits investigations and lingering concerns over the 737 MAXs safety NegativeDel http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-boeing-executives/boeing-names-special-adviser-to-ceo-amid-737-max-crisis-idUSKCN1S747X2019-05-02
Spirit whose shares are down about 10 percent since the fatal crash of the Ethiopian Airlines jet on March 10 rose as much as 3 NegativeBoeing Cos largest supplier Spirit AeroSystems Holdings Inc reported strong firstquarter results on Wednesday while following the planemaker in suspending its fullyear outlook in the face of the global grounding of 737 MAX jets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-spirit-aerosystm-results/boeing-supplier-spirit-aerosystems-suspends-outlook-idUSKCN1S73RF2019-05-02
APA also called for recurring training on simulators that includes scenarios like those experienced by the Lion Air and Ethiopian Airlines pilots in addition to computer training PositiveCHICAGO American Airlines pilots have warned that Boeing Cos draft training proposals for the troubled 737 MAX do not go far enough to address their concerns according to written comments submitted to the U.S. Federal Aviation Administration and seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing-pilots/pilots-demand-better-training-if-boeing-wants-to-rebuild-trust-in-737-max-idUSKCN1S40IA2019-04-29
The MAX is currently banned from flying in most countries after a total of 346 died in the Ethiopian Airlines and Lion Air crashes NegativeDUBAI United Arab Emirates airline flydubais financial outlook for the current year remains unchanged despite the grounding of its Boeing 737 MAX a spokeswoman said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-gulf-rav3el-flydubai-boeing/flydubais-financial-outlook-for-2018-unchanged-despite-boeing-groundings-spokeswoman-idUSKCN1S40FZ2019-04-29
The airline is reconsidering the order after two MAX jets fatally crashed in Ethiopia in March and in Indonesia in October NegativeDUBAI Saudi Arabian budget airline Flyadeals decision on whether it goes ahead with an order for 30 Boeing 737 MAX jets is its chief executive said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-gulf-travel-flyadeal-boeing/saudi-airline-flyadeals-decision-on-boeing-max-imminent-ceo-idUSKCN1S404H2019-04-29
Leaders of two of the countries on Malpass trip Ethiopia and Mozambique are among a number of African leaders also attending this years summit PositiveWASHINGTON Nearly 40 world leaders and scores of finance officials including International Monetary Fund Managing Director Christine Lagarde are gathered in Beijing for Chinas second Belt and Road infrastructure summit but the World Banks new president is not among them http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-silkroad-worldbank/world-banks-new-president-skips-chinas-belt-and-road-for-africa-trip-idUSKCN1S20H52019-04-27
They are still down about 10 percent since the Ethiopian Airlines crash wiping almost billion off the companys market value NegativeBoeing Co on Wednesday abandoned its 2019 financial outlook halted share buybacks and said lowered production due to the grounding of its fastestselling 737 MAX jet after two fatal plane crashes in five months had cost it at least billion so far http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-boeing-results/boeing-abandons-outlook-takes-1-billion-cost-hit-in-max-crisis-idUSKCN1S01GP2019-04-25
KAMPALA Uganda received on Tuesday two passenger planes a key step in the countrys efforts to relaunch its defunct national carrier and share in the regions aviation business which is dominated by Ethiopian Airlines and Kenyan Airways NeutralKAMPALA Uganda received on Tuesday two passenger planes a key step in the countrys efforts to relaunch its defunct national carrier and share in the regions aviation business which is dominated by Ethiopian Airlines and Kenyan Airways http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-uganda-aviation/uganda-receives-bombardier-planes-in-step-to-national-carrier-relaunch-idUSKCN1RZ1EZ2019-04-24
Ugandan travelers have long complained about high ticket costs they say stem from limited competition in a market dominated by Kenyan Airways and Ethiopian Airlines NegativeKAMPALA Uganda received on Tuesday two passenger planes a key step in the countrys efforts to relaunch its defunct national carrier and share in the regions aviation business which is dominated by Ethiopian Airlines and Kenyan Airways http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-uganda-aviation/uganda-receives-bombardier-planes-in-step-to-national-carrier-relaunch-idUSKCN1RZ1EZ2019-04-24
More than 300 Boeing 737 MAX jets have been grounded worldwide after nearly 350 people died in two crashes one in Indonesia in October and another in Ethiopia last month NegativeA review by a U.S. Federal Aviation Administration panel into Boeing Cos grounded 737 MAX aircraft found a planned software update and training revisions to be operationally the agency said Tuesday an important milestone in getting the planes back in the air http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-faa/boeing-737-max-software-upgrade-operationally-suitable-faa-panel-idUSKCN1RS1ZR2019-04-17
NAIROBI A Kenyan family has filed a lawsuit in Chicago against American aviation giant Boeing over a March 10 Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed 157 people lawyers and family members said on Tuesday NegativeNAIROBI A Kenyan family has filed a lawsuit in Chicago against American aviation giant Boeing over a March 10 Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed 157 people lawyers and family members said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-lawsuit/kenyan-family-files-lawsuit-against-boeing-over-ethiopian-airlines-crash-idUSKCN1RS1JT2019-04-17
China was the first country to ground the newest version of Boeings workhorse 737 model last month following a deadly Ethiopian Airlines crash on March 10 NegativeBEIJING Chinas aviation regulator said on Tuesday that it had set up a task force to review design changes to the Boeing Co 737 MAX that had been submitted by the planemaker after the fleet was grounded last month http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopian-airplane-china/china-forms-task-force-to-review-design-changes-to-boeing-737-max-idUSKCN1RS0ZY2019-04-17
They look at me as their piggy he said in his first interview since the Ethiopian crash NegativePARIS The cofounder of Indonesias Lion Air one of two airlines that lost passengers and crew in recent crashes involving the 737 MAX has lashed out at Boeings handling of the accidents as the potential business fallout from the jets grounding intensifies http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-lionair-founder/boeing-sees-me-as-its-piggy-bank-lion-air-co-founder-says-idUSKCN1RR24C2019-04-16
Fresh outbreaks have hit the Democratic Republic of Congo Ethiopia Georgia Kazakhstan Kyrgyzstan Madagascar Myanmar the Philippines Sudan Thailand and Ukraine causing many deaths mostly among young the WHO said NegativeGENEVA The number of measles cases worldwide nearly quadrupled in the first quarter of 2019 to 112163 against the same period last year the World Health Organization said on Monday citing provisional data http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-health-measles/measles-cases-rose-nearly-four-fold-in-first-quarter-2019-who-idUSKCN1RR1N52019-04-16
The FAA has convened a joint review with aviation regulators from China Europe Canada Brazil Indonesia Ethiopia and other countries PositiveThe Federal Aviation Administration met for three hours on Friday with representatives from the three major U.S. airlines that own now grounded Boeing 737 MAX jets and their pilots unions to discuss two fatal crashes and the path forward http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-faa/faa-meets-with-u-s-airlines-pilot-unions-on-boeing-737-max-idUSKCN1RO2H92019-04-13
Wall Street analysts have been trying to gauge the financial hit to Boeing since the March deadly plane crash in Ethiopia NegativeNEW YORK Investors betting on industrial stocks this year have been rewarded with the group among the bestperforming sectors so far but that strength will be tested in the coming weeks as companies report results http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-usa-stocks-weekahead/industrials-gains-put-to-test-as-earnings-ramp-up-idUSKCN1RO2A92019-04-13
Innovative projects include British initiatives to train inmates as chefs and a scheme in Ethiopia helping inmates form independent cooperatives offering work even after release PositiveReuters An estimated 11 million people are imprisoned worldwide many of them put to work in schemes that experts say run from exploitation to redemption http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-slavery-global-factbox/factbox-ten-facts-on-prison-labor-worldwide-idUSKCN1RN0ZL2019-04-12
U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao defended the Federal Aviation Administrations decision to not immediately ground the Boeing 737 MAX fleet after a second deadly crash in March of an airplane in Ethiopia NegativeU.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao defended the Federal Aviation Administrations decision to not immediately ground the Boeing 737 MAX fleet after a second deadly crash in March of an airplane in Ethiopia http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-faa/u-s-transport-chief-defends-faa-decision-to-not-immediately-ground-boeing-737-max-idUSKCN1RM2872019-04-11
WASHINGTON U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao on Wednesday defended the Federal Aviation Administrations decision to not immediately ground the Boeing 737 MAX fleet after a deadly crash in March of an airplane in Ethiopia the second in months NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao on Wednesday defended the Federal Aviation Administrations decision to not immediately ground the Boeing 737 MAX fleet after a deadly crash in March of an airplane in Ethiopia the second in months http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-faa/u-s-transport-chief-defends-faa-decision-to-not-immediately-ground-boeing-737-max-idUSKCN1RM2872019-04-11
More than 300 Boeing 737 MAX jets have been grounded worldwide after the two crashes in Indonesia in October and in Ethiopia last month killed nearly 350 people NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Transportation Secretary Elaine Chao on Wednesday defended the Federal Aviation Administrations decision to not immediately ground the Boeing 737 MAX fleet after a deadly crash in March of an airplane in Ethiopia the second in months http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-faa/u-s-transport-chief-defends-faa-decision-to-not-immediately-ground-boeing-737-max-idUSKCN1RM2872019-04-11
Richard Seeks the lead plaintiff said Boeings compromises began to emerge after the Ethiopian Airlines crash killed all 157 onboard five months after the Lion Air crash killed 189 NegativeBoeing Cos legal troubles grew on Tuesday as a new lawsuit accused the company of defrauding shareholders by concealing safety deficiencies in its 737 MAX planes before two fatal crashes led to their worldwide grounding http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airline-boeing-lawsuit/boeing-shareholders-sue-over-737-max-crashes-disclosures-idUSKCN1RL31D2019-04-10
Airbuss stock has broadly benefited from issues plaguing rival Boeing Cos after an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX plane crash spurred a production cut by the U.S. company NegativeEuropean shares slid on Tuesday with most sectors falling after the United States threatened to slap tariffs on goods from the European Union with worries compounded by the IMF cutting its global growth forecast http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-europe-stocks/european-shares-hit-by-u-s-tariff-threat-growth-jitters-idUSKCN1RL0QS2019-04-10
ADDIS ABABA Kenya Mourning families of Ethiopian Airlines passengers who died in last months crash are asking awkward and angry questions of U.S. planemaker Boeing after closely following a preliminary report into the disaster NegativeADDIS ABABA Kenya Mourning families of Ethiopian Airlines passengers who died in last months crash are asking awkward and angry questions of U.S. planemaker Boeing after closely following a preliminary report into the disaster http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-families/bereaved-families-blame-boeing-after-ethiopia-crash-report-idUSKCN1RH25V2019-04-06
If they could have announced the problem to the airlines first the accident may not have she told Reuters in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa NegativeADDIS ABABA Kenya Mourning families of Ethiopian Airlines passengers who died in last months crash are asking awkward and angry questions of U.S. planemaker Boeing after closely following a preliminary report into the disaster http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-families/bereaved-families-blame-boeing-after-ethiopia-crash-report-idUSKCN1RH25V2019-04-06
More than 300 Boeing 737 MAX jets have been grounded worldwide after nearly 350 people died in crashes in Indonesia in October and in Ethiopia last month NegativeWASHINGTON The acting top U.S. aviation regulator defended the Federal Aviation Administration on Friday from charges by an unnamed agency employee who told congressional investigators that aviation safety inspectors that worked on the certification of nowgrounded Boeing 737 MAX may have been unqualified http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-faa/faa-chief-defends-737-max-safety-inspectors-from-whistleblower-idUSKCN1RH1TH2019-04-06
Minutes after takeoff the pilots of an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX were caught in a bad situation NegativeMinutes after takeoff the pilots of an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX were caught in a bad situation http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-reconstruction-insi/how-excess-speed-hasty-commands-and-flawed-software-doomed-an-ethiopian-airlines-737-max-idUSKCN1RH0FJ2019-04-05
Ethiopian authorities said on Thursday that the pilots followed all the correct procedures in trying to keep MCAS from sending the plane into a fatal dive NeutralMinutes after takeoff the pilots of an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX were caught in a bad situation http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-reconstruction-insi/how-excess-speed-hasty-commands-and-flawed-software-doomed-an-ethiopian-airlines-737-max-idUSKCN1RH0FJ2019-04-05
SINGAPORE Ethiopias insistence that its pilots followed procedures when their Boeing Co 737 MAX nosedived before a deadly crash and Boeings recent declaration that a new software fix makes a safe plane have set the stage for a lengthy fight over the roles of technology and crew in recent 737 MAX crashes NegativeSINGAPORE Ethiopias insistence that its pilots followed procedures when their Boeing Co 737 MAX nosedived before a deadly crash and Boeings recent declaration that a new software fix makes a safe plane have set the stage for a lengthy fight over the roles of technology and crew in recent 737 MAX crashes http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-procedures-explaine/explainer-ethiopia-crash-raises-questions-over-handling-of-faults-on-boeing-737-max-idUSKCN1RG2PP2019-04-05
The Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority has released a preliminary report into an Ethiopian Airlines crash on March 10 that killed 157 people and resulted in the worldwide grounding of more than 300 Boeing 737 MAX jets NegativeThe Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority has released a preliminary report into an Ethiopian Airlines crash on March 10 that killed 157 people and resulted in the worldwide grounding of more than 300 Boeing 737 MAX jets http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-report-facts-factbo/factbox-main-points-of-ethiopian-airlines-preliminary-crash-report-idUSKCN1RG2EC2019-04-05
The Ethiopian Airlines jet had faulty sensor readings indicating the angle of which is the angle the plane must maintain to avoid going into a stall NegativeThe Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority has released a preliminary report into an Ethiopian Airlines crash on March 10 that killed 157 people and resulted in the worldwide grounding of more than 300 Boeing 737 MAX jets http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-report-facts-factbo/factbox-main-points-of-ethiopian-airlines-preliminary-crash-report-idUSKCN1RG2EC2019-04-05
CHICAGO The family of an American woman killed in the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX filed a lawsuit on Thursday against the airline Boeing Co and Rosemount Aerospace Inc which makes a part of the aircraft that is the focus of investigators NegativeCHICAGO The family of an American woman killed in the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX filed a lawsuit on Thursday against the airline Boeing Co and Rosemount Aerospace Inc which makes a part of the aircraft that is the focus of investigators http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-lawsuit/family-of-american-woman-sues-boeing-ethiopian-airlines-over-737-max-crash-idUSKCN1RG27G2019-04-05
Milleron said through tears that the Ethiopian disaster could have been prevented following the Lion Air crash NegativeCHICAGO The family of an American woman killed in the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX filed a lawsuit on Thursday against the airline Boeing Co and Rosemount Aerospace Inc which makes a part of the aircraft that is the focus of investigators http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-lawsuit/family-of-american-woman-sues-boeing-ethiopian-airlines-over-737-max-crash-idUSKCN1RG27G2019-04-05
More than 300 Boeing 737 MAX jets have been grounded worldwide after two fatal crashes in five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia killed nearly 350 people NegativeMore than 300 Boeing 737 MAX jets have been grounded worldwide after two fatal crashes in five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia killed nearly 350 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-developments-factbo/factbox-what-we-know-about-boeing-737-max-crashes-and-what-comes-next-idUSKCN1RG1Q82019-04-05
Its stock has fallen about 9 percent since the Ethiopian Airlines crash on March 10 NegativeMore than 300 Boeing 737 MAX jets have been grounded worldwide after two fatal crashes in five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia killed nearly 350 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-developments-factbo/factbox-what-we-know-about-boeing-737-max-crashes-and-what-comes-next-idUSKCN1RG1Q82019-04-05
Sources told Reuters on March 18 that investigators had found similarities in the of attack data from both the Ethiopian and Indonesian flights NegativeMore than 300 Boeing 737 MAX jets have been grounded worldwide after two fatal crashes in five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia killed nearly 350 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-developments-factbo/factbox-what-we-know-about-boeing-737-max-crashes-and-what-comes-next-idUSKCN1RG1Q82019-04-05
Ethiopian Airlines said on March 16 that DNA testing of passengers remains may take up to six months NeutralMore than 300 Boeing 737 MAX jets have been grounded worldwide after two fatal crashes in five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia killed nearly 350 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-developments-factbo/factbox-what-we-know-about-boeing-737-max-crashes-and-what-comes-next-idUSKCN1RG1Q82019-04-05
ADDIS Faulty sensor readings and multiple automatic commands to push down the nose of a Boeing plane contributed to last months fatal crash in Ethiopia leaving the crew struggling to regain control according to a preliminary accident report NegativeADDIS Faulty sensor readings and multiple automatic commands to push down the nose of a Boeing plane contributed to last months fatal crash in Ethiopia leaving the crew struggling to regain control according to a preliminary accident report http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-crew-software/ethiopian-crash-report-highlights-sensors-software-leaves-questions-idUSKCN1RG0R42019-04-05
A final report by Ethiopian authorities aided by airsafety experts from the United States and Europe is due to be published within a year NeutralADDIS Faulty sensor readings and multiple automatic commands to push down the nose of a Boeing plane contributed to last months fatal crash in Ethiopia leaving the crew struggling to regain control according to a preliminary accident report http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-crew-software/ethiopian-crash-report-highlights-sensors-software-leaves-questions-idUSKCN1RG0R42019-04-05
Ethiopian investigators did not blame anyone for the crash stressing the importance of international rules requiring civil probes to focus on recommendations for safer flight PositiveADDIS Faulty sensor readings and multiple automatic commands to push down the nose of a Boeing plane contributed to last months fatal crash in Ethiopia leaving the crew struggling to regain control according to a preliminary accident report http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-crew-software/ethiopian-crash-report-highlights-sensors-software-leaves-questions-idUSKCN1RG0R42019-04-05
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopian Airlines doomed 737 MAX jet hit excessive speed and was forced downwards by a wronglytriggered automation system as pilots wrestled to regain control a preliminary report into the crash that has shaken the aviation world showed on Thursday NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopian Airlines doomed 737 MAX jet hit excessive speed and was forced downwards by a wronglytriggered automation system as pilots wrestled to regain control a preliminary report into the crash that has shaken the aviation world showed on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/ethiopia-inquiry-shows-boeing-max-hurtling-uncontrolled-to-disaster-idUSKCN1RG2M92019-04-05
SINGAPORE April 4 Ethiopias insistence that its pilots followed procedures when their Boeing Co 737 MAX nosedived before a deadly crash and Boeings recent declaration that a new software fix makes a safe plane have set the stage for a lengthy fight over the roles of technology and crew in recent 737 MAX crashes Negativestory from April no changes to http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/ethiopia-airplane-procedures/explainer-ethiopia-crash-raises-questions-over-handling-of-faults-on-boeing-737-max-idUSL8N21N0XL2019-04-05
Boeing antistall software on a doomed Ethiopian Airlines jet reengaged and pushed the jet downwards after the pilots initially turned it off due to suspect data from an airflow sensor two people familiar with the matter said NegativeBoeing antistall software on a doomed Ethiopian Airlines jet reengaged and pushed the jet downwards after the pilots initially turned it off due to suspect data from an airflow sensor two people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-software/boeing-software-re-activated-before-ethiopian-crash-sources-idUSKCN1RF0YU2019-04-04
Boeing warned against speculation ahead of a preliminary report while Ethiopian investigators could not be reached for comment NegativeBoeing antistall software on a doomed Ethiopian Airlines jet reengaged and pushed the jet downwards after the pilots initially turned it off due to suspect data from an airflow sensor two people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-software/boeing-software-re-activated-before-ethiopian-crash-sources-idUSKCN1RF0YU2019-04-04
Boeings antistall software is at the center of investigations into last months Ethiopian Airlines crash and a Lion Air accident in Indonesia in October NegativeBoeing antistall software on a doomed Ethiopian Airlines jet reengaged and pushed the jet downwards after the pilots initially turned it off due to suspect data from an airflow sensor two people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-software/boeing-software-re-activated-before-ethiopian-crash-sources-idUSKCN1RF0YU2019-04-04
Ethiopia is due to release its first report on Thursday PositiveBoeing antistall software on a doomed Ethiopian Airlines jet reengaged and pushed the jet downwards after the pilots initially turned it off due to suspect data from an airflow sensor two people familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-software/boeing-software-re-activated-before-ethiopian-crash-sources-idUSKCN1RF0YU2019-04-04
More than 300 Boeing 737 MAX jets have been grounded worldwide after two fatal crashes in the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia killed nearly 350 people NegativeOSLO Boeings new MCAS flight control system for its 737 MAX aircraft appears foolproof Norwegian Air Chief Executive Bjoern Kjos said on Wednesday after visiting the plane maker in Seattle http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-norwegian-ceo/boeings-new-737-max-flight-control-system-seems-foolproof-norwegian-ceo-idUSKCN1RF2G72019-04-04
Ethiopian authorities will deliver their first report on the crash of Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 on Thursday at a NegativeEthiopian authorities will deliver their first report on the crash of Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 on Thursday at a http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-report/first-report-on-boeing-crash-that-killed-157-in-ethiopia-due-thursday-source-idUSKCN1RF28Y2019-04-04
More than 300 Boeing 737 MAX jets have been grounded worldwide after two crashes in Indonesia in October and in Ethiopia last month killed nearly 350 people NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Senate Commerce Committee is investigating claims by a number of whistleblowers that aviation safety inspectors including some who worked to evaluate the nowgrounded Boeing 737 MAX were not properly trained or certified the committee chairman said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-faa/u-s-senate-panel-reviewing-whistleblower-claims-on-aviation-safety-panel-chair-idUSKCN1RE2562019-04-03
LONDON Liability claims related to the Ethiopian Airlines crash and the grounding of Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft could be the largest nonwar aviation reinsurance claim on record hitting reinsurers profitability reinsurance broker Willis Re said NegativeLONDON Liability claims related to the Ethiopian Airlines crash and the grounding of Boeing 737 MAX 8 aircraft could be the largest nonwar aviation reinsurance claim on record hitting reinsurers profitability reinsurance broker Willis Re said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-reinsurance/ethiopian-crash-could-be-largest-non-war-aviation-reinsurance-claim-willis-re-idUSKCN1RD1TR2019-04-02
An antistall system at the center of a probe into the crash of a Boeing 737 MAX jetliner in Indonesia five months ago was also at play when an identical aircraft crashed in Ethiopia earlier this month three people briefed on the matter said NegativeAn antistall system at the center of a probe into the crash of a Boeing 737 MAX jetliner in Indonesia five months ago was also at play when an identical aircraft crashed in Ethiopia earlier this month three people briefed on the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-data/anti-stall-system-active-before-ethiopian-737-max-crash-sources-idUSKCN1RA26L2019-03-30
These initial airflow readings from the Ethiopian jet first reported by Reuters refer to stallrelated information needed to trigger the automated nosedown MCAS system NeutralAn antistall system at the center of a probe into the crash of a Boeing 737 MAX jetliner in Indonesia five months ago was also at play when an identical aircraft crashed in Ethiopia earlier this month three people briefed on the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-data/anti-stall-system-active-before-ethiopian-737-max-crash-sources-idUSKCN1RA26L2019-03-30
An Ethiopianled investigation is trying to establish whether the system overpowered the pilots a leading scenario in the Lion Air crash and what action was taken by the crew NegativeAn antistall system at the center of a probe into the crash of a Boeing 737 MAX jetliner in Indonesia five months ago was also at play when an identical aircraft crashed in Ethiopia earlier this month three people briefed on the matter said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-data/anti-stall-system-active-before-ethiopian-737-max-crash-sources-idUSKCN1RA26L2019-03-30
Bookings were down by 10 percent in major markets since the Ethiopian crash Joussen said adding he was very of receiving some compensation from Boeing probably next year NegativeFRANKFURT TUI remains committed to its Boeing 737 MAX orders despite two fatal crashes that have led to the grounding of the plane worldwide and caused the AngloGerman tour operator to issue a profit warning on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-tui/tui-sticks-with-boeing-737-max-orders-despite-profit-hit-idUSKCN1RA0QS2019-03-30
No report has yet been issued on the Ethiopian crash but preliminary findings may be published as early as next week NegativeFRANKFURT TUI remains committed to its Boeing 737 MAX orders despite two fatal crashes that have led to the grounding of the plane worldwide and caused the AngloGerman tour operator to issue a profit warning on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-tui/tui-sticks-with-boeing-737-max-orders-despite-profit-hit-idUSKCN1RA0QS2019-03-30
No report has yet been issued on the Ethiopian crash but preliminary findings may be published as early as next week NegativeFRANKFURT TUI remains committed to its Boeing 737 MAX orders despite two fatal crashes that have led to the grounding of the plane worldwide and caused the AngloGerman tour operator to issue a profit warning on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-tui/tui-sticks-with-boeing-737-max-orders-despite-profit-hit-idUSKCN1RA0QS2019-03-30
A lawsuit against Boeing Co was filed in U.S. federal court on Thursday in what appeared to be the first suit over a March 10 Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX crash that killed 157 people NegativeA lawsuit against Boeing Co was filed in U.S. federal court on Thursday in what appeared to be the first suit over a March 10 Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX crash that killed 157 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airline-lawsuit/u-s-lawsuit-filed-against-boeing-over-ethiopian-airlines-crash-idUSKCN1R92I12019-03-29
The 737 MAX planes were grounded worldwide following the Ethiopian Airlines disaster which came five months after a Lion Air crash in Indonesia that killed 189 people NegativeA lawsuit against Boeing Co was filed in U.S. federal court on Thursday in what appeared to be the first suit over a March 10 Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX crash that killed 157 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airline-lawsuit/u-s-lawsuit-filed-against-boeing-over-ethiopian-airlines-crash-idUSKCN1R92I12019-03-29
WASHINGTON U.S. safety investigators have reviewed data from the flight recorders or black boxes that were aboard crashed Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 four people briefed on the investigation told Reuters NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. safety investigators have reviewed data from the flight recorders or black boxes that were aboard crashed Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 four people briefed on the investigation told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-probe/u-s-safety-officials-review-ethiopian-black-box-data-sources-idUSKCN1R92BG2019-03-29
NTSB chairman Robert Sumwalt told a U.S. Senate panel on Wednesday that the board was getting all the cooperation it needed from the Ethiopian and Indonesian governments PositiveWASHINGTON U.S. safety investigators have reviewed data from the flight recorders or black boxes that were aboard crashed Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 four people briefed on the investigation told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-probe/u-s-safety-officials-review-ethiopian-black-box-data-sources-idUSKCN1R92BG2019-03-29
I have no indication at all that the Ethiopians are not sharing with us the information that we Sumwalt said NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. safety investigators have reviewed data from the flight recorders or black boxes that were aboard crashed Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 four people briefed on the investigation told Reuters http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-probe/u-s-safety-officials-review-ethiopian-black-box-data-sources-idUSKCN1R92BG2019-03-29
On Thursday a lawsuit against Boeing was filed in Chicago federal court by the family of Jackson Musoni a citizen of Rwanda who died in the Ethiopian Airlines crash NegativeAngloGerman tour operator TUI became the latest Boeing 737 MAX operator to warn of a hit to its profits as the U.S. planemaker moved to restore confidence in its bestselling model after two fatal crashes that have grounded the planes worldwide http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-investigators/cost-of-boeing-groundings-rises-as-tui-takes-200-million-plus-hit-idUSKCN1RA0E12019-03-29
Investigators of the Ethiopian and Indonesian crashes are focusing on an antistall system for which Boeing already plans to issue a software fix NegativeFRANKFURT TUI warned its profit would fall by at least 200 million euros this year after the grounding of Boeings 737 MAX aircraft further evidence of the financial impact of two fatal crashes involving the same type of plane http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-tui/tui-warns-on-profit-after-737-max-grounding-shares-plunge-idUSKCN1RA0QS2019-03-29
Garuda cited a loss of passenger trust following the two crashes although it had been reconsidering the order before the latest disaster in Ethiopia NegativeJAKARTA Indonesias Sriwijaya Air which is operated by flag carrier Garuda Indonesia has cancelled plan to lease two Boeing Co 737 MAX jets a spokesman said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-indonesia-sriwijaya-boeing/sriwijaya-air-cancels-plan-to-lease-two-boeing-737-max-jets-idUSKCN1RA0MZ2019-03-29
WASHINGTON The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said Wednesday that it has not yet granted provisional approval for Boeing Cos announced antistall software upgrade of 737 MAX aircraft following crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. Federal Aviation Administration said Wednesday that it has not yet granted provisional approval for Boeing Cos announced antistall software upgrade of 737 MAX aircraft following crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-faa/u-s-faa-says-it-has-not-granted-initial-approval-for-boeing-737-max-anti-stall-upgrade-idUSKCN1R827J2019-03-28
A spokesman for Ethiopias transport ministry which is leading an investigation in Addis Ababa said the preliminary crash report would very likely be released this week NegativeThe U.S. aviation regulator will significantly change its oversight approach to air safety by July following two fatal Boeing Co MAX 737 passenger plane crashes according to written congressional testimony seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/u-s-to-overhaul-air-safety-oversight-in-response-to-two-boeing-737-max-crashes-idUSKCN1R70OZ2019-03-27
They have lost about 12 percent and billion in market value since the crash in Ethiopia NegativeThe U.S. aviation regulator will significantly change its oversight approach to air safety by July following two fatal Boeing Co MAX 737 passenger plane crashes according to written congressional testimony seen by Reuters http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/u-s-to-overhaul-air-safety-oversight-in-response-to-two-boeing-737-max-crashes-idUSKCN1R70OZ2019-03-27
Do Boeing and regulators know what caused the crashes of a Lion Air 737 MAX in October and an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX on March NegativeDETROIT Wednesday will be a pivotal day for aircraft maker Boeing Co and the federal aviation safety regulators as they try to rebuild trust following two deadly crashes of Boeing 737 MAX airliners http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing-explainer/explainer-boeing-737-max-what-to-expect-at-capitol-hill-boeing-meetings-idUSKCN1R72XD2019-03-27
Boeings flagship new singleaisle jet was grounded globally after a second crash in Ethiopia this month prompted concerns over possible similarities NegativeBoeing engineers armed with laptops and thumb drives will be able to upload a crucial software fix for the 737 MAX antistall system in about an hour http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-regulators-analysis/boeing-737-max-software-fix-easy-to-upload-harder-to-approve-idUSKCN1R72LB2019-03-27
Boeing Co will provide airlines that have bought the 737 MAX with free software upgrades the U.S. manufacturer said on Monday as Ethiopian Airlines told Reuters it expected a preliminary crash report this week or next PositiveBoeing Co will provide airlines that have bought the 737 MAX with free software upgrades the U.S. manufacturer said on Monday as Ethiopian Airlines told Reuters it expected a preliminary crash report this week or next http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing-737-max/boeing-readies-737-max-software-fix-as-families-wait-for-crash-report-idUSKCN1R50ZF2019-03-26
The causes of separate Lion Air and Ethiopian Airline crashes are also still unknown though Ethiopian Airlines Chief Executive Officer Tewolde Gebremariam said he trusts Boeing NegativeBoeing Co will provide airlines that have bought the 737 MAX with free software upgrades the U.S. manufacturer said on Monday as Ethiopian Airlines told Reuters it expected a preliminary crash report this week or next http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing-737-max/boeing-readies-737-max-software-fix-as-families-wait-for-crash-report-idUSKCN1R50ZF2019-03-26
Ethiopian and French investigators have pointed to clear between the two crashes putting pressure on Boeing and U.S. regulators to come up with an adequate fix NegativeBoeing Co will provide airlines that have bought the 737 MAX with free software upgrades the U.S. manufacturer said on Monday as Ethiopian Airlines told Reuters it expected a preliminary crash report this week or next http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing-737-max/boeing-readies-737-max-software-fix-as-families-wait-for-crash-report-idUSKCN1R50ZF2019-03-26
Garuda which has only one 737 MAX had been reconsidering its order before the Ethiopian crash NegativeBoeing Co will provide airlines that have bought the 737 MAX with free software upgrades the U.S. manufacturer said on Monday as Ethiopian Airlines told Reuters it expected a preliminary crash report this week or next http://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing-737-max/boeing-readies-737-max-software-fix-as-families-wait-for-crash-report-idUSKCN1R50ZF2019-03-26
ADDIS ABABA An Ethiopian Airlines executive questioned whether Boeing had told pilots enough about software that pushes a planes nose down a focus of investigation into a deadly crash in Ethiopia this month NegativeADDIS ABABA An Ethiopian Airlines executive questioned whether Boeing had told pilots enough about software that pushes a planes nose down a focus of investigation into a deadly crash in Ethiopia this month http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/ethiopian-airlines-questions-boeings-aggressive-software-idUSKCN1R50BT2019-03-25
Ethiopian Airlines Africas most profitable airline has robustly defended its own safety record training and procedures after the crash on March 10 that killed 157 people NegativeADDIS ABABA An Ethiopian Airlines executive questioned whether Boeing had told pilots enough about software that pushes a planes nose down a focus of investigation into a deadly crash in Ethiopia this month http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/ethiopian-airlines-questions-boeings-aggressive-software-idUSKCN1R50BT2019-03-25
After the crash it came to our attention that the system is Yohannes Hailemariam vice president for flight operations at Ethiopian told local reporters speaking in the Amharic language NegativeADDIS ABABA An Ethiopian Airlines executive questioned whether Boeing had told pilots enough about software that pushes a planes nose down a focus of investigation into a deadly crash in Ethiopia this month http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/ethiopian-airlines-questions-boeings-aggressive-software-idUSKCN1R50BT2019-03-25
At the same news conference Ethiopia Airlines chief executive rejected media reports that optional equipment for Boeing 737 MAX planes could have prevented this months crash NegativeADDIS ABABA An Ethiopian Airlines executive questioned whether Boeing had told pilots enough about software that pushes a planes nose down a focus of investigation into a deadly crash in Ethiopia this month http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/ethiopian-airlines-questions-boeings-aggressive-software-idUSKCN1R50BT2019-03-25
Some media reports have questioned whether having this installed may have helped the Ethiopian Airlines cockpit crew regain control of flight ET 302 PositiveADDIS ABABA An Ethiopian Airlines executive questioned whether Boeing had told pilots enough about software that pushes a planes nose down a focus of investigation into a deadly crash in Ethiopia this month http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/ethiopian-airlines-questions-boeings-aggressive-software-idUSKCN1R50BT2019-03-25
The 737 MAX was Boeings fastest selling jet before an Ethiopian Airlines crash near Addis Ababa on March 10 which followed a Lion Air crash in Indonesia on Oct NegativeA U.S. lawmaker on Friday urged current or former Boeing Co and Federal Aviation Administration employees to come forward with any information about the certification program for the 737 MAX which has suffered two fatal crashes in five months http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/u-s-lawmaker-seeks-boeing-whistleblowers-some-max-737-orders-in-jeopardy-idUSKCN1R30L12019-03-23
Ethiopia has shared limited information with foreign investigators Reuters reported on Thursday and an industry source said Boeing had not yet received any black box and voice recorder data NegativeA U.S. lawmaker on Friday urged current or former Boeing Co and Federal Aviation Administration employees to come forward with any information about the certification program for the 737 MAX which has suffered two fatal crashes in five months http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/u-s-lawmaker-seeks-boeing-whistleblowers-some-max-737-orders-in-jeopardy-idUSKCN1R30L12019-03-23
However the airline had been reconsidering its order for 49 of the narrowbody jets before the Ethiopian crash including potentially swapping some for widebody Boeing models NegativeA U.S. lawmaker on Friday urged current or former Boeing Co and Federal Aviation Administration employees to come forward with any information about the certification program for the 737 MAX which has suffered two fatal crashes in five months http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/u-s-lawmaker-seeks-boeing-whistleblowers-some-max-737-orders-in-jeopardy-idUSKCN1R30L12019-03-23
The Lion Air plane did not have the warning light installed and Ethiopian Airlines did not immediately comment on whether its crashed plane had the alert NeutralA U.S. lawmaker on Friday urged current or former Boeing Co and Federal Aviation Administration employees to come forward with any information about the certification program for the 737 MAX which has suffered two fatal crashes in five months http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/u-s-lawmaker-seeks-boeing-whistleblowers-some-max-737-orders-in-jeopardy-idUSKCN1R30L12019-03-23
Boeing shares have fallen 14 percent since the Ethiopian crash NegativeA U.S. lawmaker on Friday urged current or former Boeing Co and Federal Aviation Administration employees to come forward with any information about the certification program for the 737 MAX which has suffered two fatal crashes in five months http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/u-s-lawmaker-seeks-boeing-whistleblowers-some-max-737-orders-in-jeopardy-idUSKCN1R30L12019-03-23
ADDIS At the headquarters of the Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority a paper sign balanced above room 107 and a threadbare square of carpet welcome a stream of foreign visitors to the Accident Investigation Bureau PositiveADDIS At the headquarters of the Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority a paper sign balanced above room 107 and a threadbare square of carpet welcome a stream of foreign visitors to the Accident Investigation Bureau http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-tussle-insight/suspicion-and-strife-strain-ethiopian-plane-crash-probe-idUSKCN1R22OY2019-03-23
Brusque foreign investigators in cargo pants and Ethiopians in suits or reflective vests wave away questions from reporters on how their inquiries are progressing NegativeADDIS At the headquarters of the Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority a paper sign balanced above room 107 and a threadbare square of carpet welcome a stream of foreign visitors to the Accident Investigation Bureau http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-tussle-insight/suspicion-and-strife-strain-ethiopian-plane-crash-probe-idUSKCN1R22OY2019-03-23
U.S. and some other foreign investigators are unhappy because Ethiopia is so far sharing only limited information the sources said NegativeADDIS At the headquarters of the Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority a paper sign balanced above room 107 and a threadbare square of carpet welcome a stream of foreign visitors to the Accident Investigation Bureau http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-tussle-insight/suspicion-and-strife-strain-ethiopian-plane-crash-probe-idUSKCN1R22OY2019-03-23
Some foreign officials are also unhappy about the prominent role Ethiopian Airlines played in the probe suggesting a possible conflict of interests they said NegativeADDIS At the headquarters of the Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority a paper sign balanced above room 107 and a threadbare square of carpet welcome a stream of foreign visitors to the Accident Investigation Bureau http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-tussle-insight/suspicion-and-strife-strain-ethiopian-plane-crash-probe-idUSKCN1R22OY2019-03-23
Ethiopian Airlines spokesman Asrat Begachew said the carrier was supporting the investigation NegativeADDIS At the headquarters of the Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority a paper sign balanced above room 107 and a threadbare square of carpet welcome a stream of foreign visitors to the Accident Investigation Bureau http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-tussle-insight/suspicion-and-strife-strain-ethiopian-plane-crash-probe-idUSKCN1R22OY2019-03-23
Ethiopias Accident Investigation Bureau and civil aviation authority which fall under the transport ministry declined to comment on the investigation or any grievances of parties involved NegativeADDIS At the headquarters of the Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority a paper sign balanced above room 107 and a threadbare square of carpet welcome a stream of foreign visitors to the Accident Investigation Bureau http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-tussle-insight/suspicion-and-strife-strain-ethiopian-plane-crash-probe-idUSKCN1R22OY2019-03-23
In a sign of the distrust between the parties the Ethiopians turned down an American offer to perform the analysis in the United States according to two sources NegativeADDIS At the headquarters of the Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority a paper sign balanced above room 107 and a threadbare square of carpet welcome a stream of foreign visitors to the Accident Investigation Bureau http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-tussle-insight/suspicion-and-strife-strain-ethiopian-plane-crash-probe-idUSKCN1R22OY2019-03-23
Ethiopia said on Thursday it had begun analyzing cockpit data and was working with U.S. and European experts NeutralADDIS At the headquarters of the Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority a paper sign balanced above room 107 and a threadbare square of carpet welcome a stream of foreign visitors to the Accident Investigation Bureau http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-tussle-insight/suspicion-and-strife-strain-ethiopian-plane-crash-probe-idUSKCN1R22OY2019-03-23
A permission letter from Ethiopian Airlines was issued late on Thursday for the Israeli ambassador and emergency response unit ZAKA a source familiar with the incident added NegativeADDIS At the headquarters of the Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority a paper sign balanced above room 107 and a threadbare square of carpet welcome a stream of foreign visitors to the Accident Investigation Bureau http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-tussle-insight/suspicion-and-strife-strain-ethiopian-plane-crash-probe-idUSKCN1R22OY2019-03-23
The Ethiopian investigation body is very keen to keep a very very closed circle around the EASA Executive Director Patrick Ky told the European parliament on Monday NeutralADDIS At the headquarters of the Ethiopian Civil Aviation Authority a paper sign balanced above room 107 and a threadbare square of carpet welcome a stream of foreign visitors to the Accident Investigation Bureau http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-tussle-insight/suspicion-and-strife-strain-ethiopian-plane-crash-probe-idUSKCN1R22OY2019-03-23
MAX jets were grounded worldwide in the wake of the Ethiopian crash NegativeCHICAGO American Airlines pilots will test Boeing Cos 737 MAX software fix on simulators this weekend the pilots union told Reuters on Thursday a key step in restoring confidence in the jet after two fatal crashes http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-usa-training/american-airlines-pilots-will-test-737-max-software-fix-in-boeing-simulator-idUSKCN1R306I2019-03-23
Families of those who perished complain of a lack of information about recovery efforts which saw Ethiopian workers using metal parts of the aircraft to dig in the soil PositiveADDIS ABABA A childs foot http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-bodies/confusion-grief-as-hunt-for-remains-from-ethiopia-crash-halted-idUSKCN1R31V42019-03-23
The worlds entire 737 MAX fleet was grounded after the Ethiopia crash with Boeing losing about 12 percent or billion of its market value since the disaster NegativeADDIS ABABA A childs foot http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-bodies/confusion-grief-as-hunt-for-remains-from-ethiopia-crash-halted-idUSKCN1R31V42019-03-23
The two leaders spoke to exchange condolences for the lives lost in the crash a spokeswoman for Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmeds office told Reuters on Friday NegativeADDIS ABABA A childs foot http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-bodies/confusion-grief-as-hunt-for-remains-from-ethiopia-crash-halted-idUSKCN1R31V42019-03-23
The Ethiopian ministries of transport and foreign affairs did not respond to a request for comment NeutralADDIS ABABA A childs foot http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-bodies/confusion-grief-as-hunt-for-remains-from-ethiopia-crash-halted-idUSKCN1R31V42019-03-23
Ethiopian Airlines has not published the full passenger list with names and dates of birth NeutralADDIS ABABA A childs foot http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-bodies/confusion-grief-as-hunt-for-remains-from-ethiopia-crash-halted-idUSKCN1R31V42019-03-23
Boeing Co plans to offer as standard a safety feature that might have warned earlier of problems that possibly played a role in the crashes of Ethiopian and Indonesian planes that killed almost 350 people two officials briefed on the matter said on Thursday NegativeBoeing Co plans to offer as standard a safety feature that might have warned earlier of problems that possibly played a role in the crashes of Ethiopian and Indonesian planes that killed almost 350 people two officials briefed on the matter said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/boeing-to-offer-safety-feature-as-standard-in-737-max-software-upgrade-sources-idUSKCN1R20CU2019-03-22
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has begun examining cockpit voice and flight data recordings from doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 and is working with U.S. EU and French experts the Ministry of Transport said on Thursday NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has begun examining cockpit voice and flight data recordings from doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 and is working with U.S. EU and French experts the Ministry of Transport said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-black-boxes/ethiopia-says-u-s-eu-french-teams-helping-analyze-crash-black-boxes-idUSKCN1R22072019-03-22
They will work with the Accident Prevention and Investigation Bureau of Ethiopia it said NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has begun examining cockpit voice and flight data recordings from doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 and is working with U.S. EU and French experts the Ministry of Transport said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-black-boxes/ethiopia-says-u-s-eu-french-teams-helping-analyze-crash-black-boxes-idUSKCN1R22072019-03-22
Ethiopian Airlines a wellestablished and dominant player across Africa has been a longstanding and loyal Boeing customer buying its first planes from the U.S. manufacturer in 1962 PositiveADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has begun examining cockpit voice and flight data recordings from doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 and is working with U.S. EU and French experts the Ministry of Transport said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-black-boxes/ethiopia-says-u-s-eu-french-teams-helping-analyze-crash-black-boxes-idUSKCN1R22072019-03-22
ADDIS ABABA The captain of a doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight did not get a chance to practice on his airlines new simulator for the Boeing 737 MAX 8 before he died in a crash with 157 others a pilot colleague said NegativeADDIS ABABA The captain of a doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight did not get a chance to practice on his airlines new simulator for the Boeing 737 MAX 8 before he died in a crash with 157 others a pilot colleague said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-simulator-exclusive/ethiopia-crash-captain-did-not-train-on-airlines-max-simulator-source-idUSKCN1R20WD2019-03-22
The operators didnt realize the magnitude of the he told Reuters in a communication over the Ethiopian pilots remarks NeutralADDIS ABABA The captain of a doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight did not get a chance to practice on his airlines new simulator for the Boeing 737 MAX 8 before he died in a crash with 157 others a pilot colleague said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-simulator-exclusive/ethiopia-crash-captain-did-not-train-on-airlines-max-simulator-source-idUSKCN1R20WD2019-03-22
In Ethiopia which is leading the investigation of the crash experts were poring over the inflight recording of the captain and first officer NegativeADDIS Boeing Co faced growing pressure in Washington on Wednesday with U.S. lawmakers calling for executives to testify about two crashed 737 MAX jets even as the worlds biggest planemaker works to overcome obstacles to returning the grounded fleet to the skies http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/boeing-faa-officials-called-to-testify-in-u-s-senate-on-737-max-plane-crashes-idUSKCN1R11AK2019-03-21
PARIS Ethiopian investigators will lead the next stage of cockpit data analysis from the Boeing 737 MAX that crashed outside Addis Ababa with U.S. and French support a person familiar with the investigation said NegativePARIS Ethiopian investigators will lead the next stage of cockpit data analysis from the Boeing 737 MAX that crashed outside Addis Ababa with U.S. and French support a person familiar with the investigation said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-data/ethiopia-to-lead-next-stage-of-cockpit-data-analysis-idUSKCN1R12AQ2019-03-21
More than 300 Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 passenger jets have been grounded worldwide after two fatal crashes in the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia killed nearly 350 people NegativeMore than 300 Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 passenger jets have been grounded worldwide after two fatal crashes in the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia killed nearly 350 people http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-developments-factbo/factbox-what-we-know-about-boeing-737-max-crash-and-what-comes-next-idUSKCN1R01C72019-03-21
Stock losses have wiped around billion from its market value since the Ethiopian Airlines crash NegativeMore than 300 Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 passenger jets have been grounded worldwide after two fatal crashes in the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia killed nearly 350 people http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-developments-factbo/factbox-what-we-know-about-boeing-737-max-crash-and-what-comes-next-idUSKCN1R01C72019-03-21
More than 300 Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 passenger jets have been taken out of service worldwide after two fatal crashes over the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia killed almost 350 people NegativeMore than 300 Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 passenger jets have been taken out of service worldwide after two fatal crashes over the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia killed almost 350 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-developments-factbo/factbox-what-we-know-about-boeing-737-max-crash-and-what-comes-next-idUSKCN1R01C72019-03-20
The investigation turned to the Ethiopian flights cockpit voice recorder as the words of the pilot and first officer could reveal what led to the crash NegativeMore than 300 Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 passenger jets have been taken out of service worldwide after two fatal crashes over the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia killed almost 350 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-developments-factbo/factbox-what-we-know-about-boeing-737-max-crash-and-what-comes-next-idUSKCN1R01C72019-03-20
Investigators who verified data from the black box recorders of the Ethiopian plane have found similarities with the doomed Lion Air flight French air accident authority BEA has also said NegativeMore than 300 Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 passenger jets have been taken out of service worldwide after two fatal crashes over the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia killed almost 350 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-developments-factbo/factbox-what-we-know-about-boeing-737-max-crash-and-what-comes-next-idUSKCN1R01C72019-03-20
No lawsuits have been filed since the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 but some plaintiffs lawyers said they expect Boeing will be sued in the United States NegativeMore than 300 Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 passenger jets have been taken out of service worldwide after two fatal crashes over the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia killed almost 350 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-developments-factbo/factbox-what-we-know-about-boeing-737-max-crash-and-what-comes-next-idUSKCN1R01C72019-03-20
Ethiopian Airlines said on March 16 DNA testing of the remains of the passengers may take up to six months NeutralMore than 300 Boeing 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 passenger jets have been taken out of service worldwide after two fatal crashes over the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia killed almost 350 people http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-developments-factbo/factbox-what-we-know-about-boeing-737-max-crash-and-what-comes-next-idUSKCN1R01C72019-03-20
LONDON Reuters Living in a tool shed on the outskirts of Ethiopias capital 10yearold Asalif Tewold straddles a unique space between modernity and tradition NeutralLONDON Reuters Living in a tool shed on the outskirts of Ethiopias capital 10yearold Asalif Tewold straddles a unique space between modernity and tradition http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-britain-film/growing-pains-in-ethiopia-film-spotlights-hidden-cost-of-urban-growth-idUSKCN1R10402019-03-20
In Ethiopia all land is formally owned by the state making security of tenure rare and dispossession easier said Felix Horne senior Ethiopia researcher for Human Rights Watch PositiveLONDON Reuters Living in a tool shed on the outskirts of Ethiopias capital 10yearold Asalif Tewold straddles a unique space between modernity and tradition http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-britain-film/growing-pains-in-ethiopia-film-spotlights-hidden-cost-of-urban-growth-idUSKCN1R10402019-03-20
The request follows the March 10 crash of a 737 MAX jet in Ethiopia and the crash in Indonesia in October of another 737 MAX jet NegativeWASHINGTON The chairman of the U.S. House of Representatives transportation committee and another key Democrat asked the Transportation Departments inspector general on Tuesday to examine key decisions made by the Federal Aviation Administration in certifying Boeings 737 MAX jet for use http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-faa-democrats/democrats-seek-probe-of-key-faa-decisions-on-737-max-approval-idUSKCN1R02SV2019-03-20
The prestige of Ethiopian Airlines one of Africas most successful companies and Boeing the worlds biggest planemaker and a massive U.S. exporter are at stake NegativeADDIS Europe and Canada said they would seek their own guarantees over the safety of Boeings 737 MAX further complicating plans to get the aircraft flying worldwide after they were grounded in the wake of two accidents killing more than 300 people http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/ethiopia-airplane-int/stakes-rise-for-boeing-as-eu-canada-step-up-scrutiny-of-737-max-after-crashes-idUSKCN1R01AW2019-03-20
ADDIS Investigators into the Boeing Co 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia have found striking similarities in a vital flight angle with an airplane that came down off Indonesia a source said piling pressure on the worlds biggest planemaker NegativeADDIS Investigators into the Boeing Co 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia have found striking similarities in a vital flight angle with an airplane that came down off Indonesia a source said piling pressure on the worlds biggest planemaker http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/ethiopia-and-indonesia-crash-parallels-heap-pressure-on-boeing-idUSKCN1QZ1EE2019-03-19
Everything will be Ethiopian Transport Ministry spokesman Musie Yehyies told Reuters NeutralADDIS Investigators into the Boeing Co 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia have found striking similarities in a vital flight angle with an airplane that came down off Indonesia a source said piling pressure on the worlds biggest planemaker http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/ethiopia-and-indonesia-crash-parallels-heap-pressure-on-boeing-idUSKCN1QZ1EE2019-03-19
Ethiopia is leading the probe although the black boxes were sent to France and U.S. experts are also participating NegativeADDIS Investigators into the Boeing Co 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia have found striking similarities in a vital flight angle with an airplane that came down off Indonesia a source said piling pressure on the worlds biggest planemaker http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/ethiopia-and-indonesia-crash-parallels-heap-pressure-on-boeing-idUSKCN1QZ1EE2019-03-19
CAIRO Algerias civil aviation authority has suspended all flight operations of Boeing 737 MAX 8 and 9 planes as a precautionary measure following the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash Ennahar TV reported on Monday NegativeCAIRO Algerias civil aviation authority has suspended all flight operations of Boeing 737 MAX 8 and 9 planes as a precautionary measure following the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash Ennahar TV reported on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-algeria/algeria-suspends-all-boeing-737-max-8-and-9-flights-ennahar-tv-idUSKCN1QZ2IY2019-03-19
ADDIS Investigators into the Boeing 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia have found striking similarities in a vital flight angle with an airplane that came down off Indonesia a source said piling pressure on the worlds biggest planemaker NegativeADDIS Investigators into the Boeing 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia have found striking similarities in a vital flight angle with an airplane that came down off Indonesia a source said piling pressure on the worlds biggest planemaker http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/ethiopia-and-indonesia-crash-parallels-heap-pressure-on-boeing-idUSKCN1QZ1EE2019-03-19
Ethiopia is leading the probe though the black boxes were sent to France and U.S. experts are also participating NegativeADDIS Investigators into the Boeing 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia have found striking similarities in a vital flight angle with an airplane that came down off Indonesia a source said piling pressure on the worlds biggest planemaker http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/ethiopia-and-indonesia-crash-parallels-heap-pressure-on-boeing-idUSKCN1QZ1EE2019-03-19
Ethiopian U.S. and French investigators as well as Boeing were expected to inspect the preliminary data but only Ethiopian authorities have access to the sensitive voice tapes NeutralADDIS Investigators into the Boeing 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia have found striking similarities in a vital flight angle with an airplane that came down off Indonesia a source said piling pressure on the worlds biggest planemaker http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/ethiopia-and-indonesia-crash-parallels-heap-pressure-on-boeing-idUSKCN1QZ1EE2019-03-19
The agony for families of the dead in Ethiopia has been compounded by their inability to bury remains NegativeADDIS Investigators into the Boeing 737 MAX crash in Ethiopia have found striking similarities in a vital flight angle with an airplane that came down off Indonesia a source said piling pressure on the worlds biggest planemaker http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/ethiopia-and-indonesia-crash-parallels-heap-pressure-on-boeing-idUSKCN1QZ1EE2019-03-19
PARIS Investigators probing the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX jet eight days ago have found strong similarities in the of attack data recorded by the doomed aircrafts cockpit recorder and data from a Lion Air jet of the same model that crashed in October a person familiar with the matter said NegativePARIS Investigators probing the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX jet eight days ago have found strong similarities in the of attack data recorded by the doomed aircrafts cockpit recorder and data from a Lion Air jet of the same model that crashed in October a person familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-angle/exclusive-data-shows-angle-of-attack-similar-in-boeing-737-crashes-idUSKCN1QZ1R92019-03-19
The similarity between the two data readings on the Ethiopian and Lion Air flights will be subjected to further investigation the person said NegativePARIS Investigators probing the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX jet eight days ago have found strong similarities in the of attack data recorded by the doomed aircrafts cockpit recorder and data from a Lion Air jet of the same model that crashed in October a person familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-angle/exclusive-data-shows-angle-of-attack-similar-in-boeing-737-crashes-idUSKCN1QZ1R92019-03-19
Ethiopian and other investigators were not immediately available for comment NegativePARIS Investigators probing the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines Boeing 737 MAX jet eight days ago have found strong similarities in the of attack data recorded by the doomed aircrafts cockpit recorder and data from a Lion Air jet of the same model that crashed in October a person familiar with the matter said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-angle/exclusive-data-shows-angle-of-attack-similar-in-boeing-737-crashes-idUSKCN1QZ1R92019-03-19
That sentiment was expressed elsewhere in Ethiopia where France has said it will share its expertise to develop tourism and rebuild the landlocked countrys navy PositiveNAIROBI On a trip to East Africa last week a beaming French President Emmanuel Macron was driven through the grounds of the Kenyan presidents official residence in a locally assembled Peugeot 3008 car http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-france-africa-analysis/macron-woos-east-africa-but-french-companies-struggle-to-make-inroads-idUSKCN1QZ1TA2019-03-19
They bring China here workers food women and leave nothing for the Ethiopians NegativeNAIROBI On a trip to East Africa last week a beaming French President Emmanuel Macron was driven through the grounds of the Kenyan presidents official residence in a locally assembled Peugeot 3008 car http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-france-africa-analysis/macron-woos-east-africa-but-french-companies-struggle-to-make-inroads-idUSKCN1QZ1TA2019-03-19
Diplomats and members of the delegation said the potential is great in Ethiopia a country of 100 million people but complained about slow and excessive bureaucracy NegativeNAIROBI On a trip to East Africa last week a beaming French President Emmanuel Macron was driven through the grounds of the Kenyan presidents official residence in a locally assembled Peugeot 3008 car http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-france-africa-analysis/macron-woos-east-africa-but-french-companies-struggle-to-make-inroads-idUSKCN1QZ1TA2019-03-19
But there is no sign that France is about to catch up with China in Ethiopia NegativeNAIROBI On a trip to East Africa last week a beaming French President Emmanuel Macron was driven through the grounds of the Kenyan presidents official residence in a locally assembled Peugeot 3008 car http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-france-africa-analysis/macron-woos-east-africa-but-french-companies-struggle-to-make-inroads-idUSKCN1QZ1TA2019-03-19
Asked whether France was a preferable partner to China an Ethiopian businessman accustomed to working with the Chinese Why would we want to put all our eggs in one PositiveNAIROBI On a trip to East Africa last week a beaming French President Emmanuel Macron was driven through the grounds of the Kenyan presidents official residence in a locally assembled Peugeot 3008 car http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/us-france-africa-analysis/macron-woos-east-africa-but-french-companies-struggle-to-make-inroads-idUSKCN1QZ1TA2019-03-19
Shares of the company have declined about 10 percent since the March 10 Ethiopian crash that killed 157 people wiping nearly billion off its market capitalization according to Refinitiv data NegativeBoeing Co shares fell 3 percent on Monday after a pair of newspaper reports over the weekend raised more questions about the certification process for its 737 MAX jets before two recent deadly crashes http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-boeing-stocks/boeing-shares-fall-again-after-probe-report-into-faa-approval-of-737-max-idUSKCN1QZ1272019-03-19
Ethiopia said on Sunday that the crash of the Ethiopian Airlines plane had clear with Octobers Lion Air crash NegativeBoeing Co shares fell 3 percent on Monday after a pair of newspaper reports over the weekend raised more questions about the certification process for its 737 MAX jets before two recent deadly crashes http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-boeing-stocks/boeing-shares-fall-again-after-probe-report-into-faa-approval-of-737-max-idUSKCN1QZ1272019-03-19
ADDIS The crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane that killed 157 people had clear with Octobers Lion Air crash Ethiopia said on Sunday shown by initial analysis of the black boxes recovered from the wreckage of the March 10 disaster NegativeADDIS The crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane that killed 157 people had clear with Octobers Lion Air crash Ethiopia said on Sunday shown by initial analysis of the black boxes recovered from the wreckage of the March 10 disaster http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/ethiopia-says-crashed-jets-black-boxes-show-similarities-to-lion-air-disaster-idUSKCN1QY0V92019-03-18
There were clear similarities between the two crashes so Ethiopian transport ministry spokesman Muse Yiheyis said NegativeADDIS The crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane that killed 157 people had clear with Octobers Lion Air crash Ethiopia said on Sunday shown by initial analysis of the black boxes recovered from the wreckage of the March 10 disaster http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/ethiopia-says-crashed-jets-black-boxes-show-similarities-to-lion-air-disaster-idUSKCN1QY0V92019-03-18
U.S. officials have not yet validated data from the black boxes of an Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed killing all 157 people on board emphasizing the investigation remains in the very early stages two officials briefed on the matter told Reuters Sunday NegativeU.S. officials have not yet validated data from the black boxes of an Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed killing all 157 people on board emphasizing the investigation remains in the very early stages two officials briefed on the matter told Reuters Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-black-box-usa/u-s-agencies-have-not-validated-ethiopian-airlines-black-box-data-u-s-officials-idUSKCN1QY0WD2019-03-18
ADDIS ABABA Analysis of the data from the black boxes of an Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed killing all 157 people on board showed similarities with Octobers Lion Air crash a spokesman for the Ethiopian Transport Ministry said NegativeADDIS ABABA Analysis of the data from the black boxes of an Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed killing all 157 people on board showed similarities with Octobers Lion Air crash a spokesman for the Ethiopian Transport Ministry said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-black-box/ethiopian-airlines-black-boxes-showed-clear-similarities-with-lion-air-crash-ministry-idUSKCN1QY0RP2019-03-18
ADDIS ABABA Bouquets of white roses surrounded aviation staff as they gathered at Bole International Airport on Sunday to remember the two pilots and six crew who perished along with 149 passengers in the Ethiopia Airlines crash a week ago NegativeADDIS ABABA Bouquets of white roses surrounded aviation staff as they gathered at Bole International Airport on Sunday to remember the two pilots and six crew who perished along with 149 passengers in the Ethiopia Airlines crash a week ago http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-victims/at-ethiopia-flight-memorial-white-roses-mark-passing-of-lives-idUSKCN1QY07O2019-03-17
This is the grief of the he said as Ethiopian Airlines staff sobbed in each others arms NegativeADDIS ABABA Bouquets of white roses surrounded aviation staff as they gathered at Bole International Airport on Sunday to remember the two pilots and six crew who perished along with 149 passengers in the Ethiopia Airlines crash a week ago http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-victims/at-ethiopia-flight-memorial-white-roses-mark-passing-of-lives-idUSKCN1QY07O2019-03-17
At least the crash had taken place in Ethiopia the holy land he said prompting from the crowd NegativeADDIS ABABA Bouquets of white roses surrounded aviation staff as they gathered at Bole International Airport on Sunday to remember the two pilots and six crew who perished along with 149 passengers in the Ethiopia Airlines crash a week ago http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-victims/at-ethiopia-flight-memorial-white-roses-mark-passing-of-lives-idUSKCN1QY07O2019-03-17
But in the Ethiopian capital families and airline staff were focused on honoring their dead NegativeADDIS ABABA Bouquets of white roses surrounded aviation staff as they gathered at Bole International Airport on Sunday to remember the two pilots and six crew who perished along with 149 passengers in the Ethiopia Airlines crash a week ago http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-victims/at-ethiopia-flight-memorial-white-roses-mark-passing-of-lives-idUSKCN1QY07O2019-03-17
ADDIS ABABA An aircraft hangar in the Ethiopian capital was filled with the white roses as aviation staff gathered on Sunday to remember the two pilots and six crew who perished along with 149 passengers in the Ethiopia Airlines crash a week ago NegativeADDIS ABABA An aircraft hangar in the Ethiopian capital was filled with the white roses as aviation staff gathered on Sunday to remember the two pilots and six crew who perished along with 149 passengers in the Ethiopia Airlines crash a week ago http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-victims/at-ethiopia-flight-memorial-white-roses-mark-passing-of-lives-idUSKCN1QY07O2019-03-17
We are making all the necessary efforts to identify the cause of the Ethiopian Minister of Transport Dagmawit Moges told reporters in Addis Ababa NeutralADDIS The hunt for the cause of an Ethiopian Airlines plane crash that killed all 157 people on board gathered pace on Saturday when investigators successfully downloaded the cockpit voice recorder and fresh details emerged of the final seconds of the flight http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airline/ethiopia-crash-probe-advances-with-voice-download-fresh-details-idUSKCN1QX0772019-03-17
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 which crashed killing 157 people had an unusually high speed after takeoff before the plane reported problems and asked permission to climb quickly said a source who has listened to the air traffic control recording NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopian Airlines flight 302 which crashed killing 157 people had an unusually high speed after takeoff before the plane reported problems and asked permission to climb quickly said a source who has listened to the air traffic control recording http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airlines-communications/ethiopian-jet-asked-permission-to-climb-then-vanished-source-idUSKCN1QX0MP2019-03-17
PARIS Data from the cockpit voice recorder of the Ethiopian jet that crashed last week has been successfully downloaded Frances air accident investigation agency said on Saturday NegativePARIS Data from the cockpit voice recorder of the Ethiopian jet that crashed last week has been successfully downloaded Frances air accident investigation agency said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airlines-bea-cvr/ethiopian-jets-cockpit-recorder-data-successfully-downloaded-bea-idUSKCN1QX0O92019-03-17
The French agency said in a tweet it had not listened to the audio files and that the data had been transferred to Ethiopian investigators NeutralPARIS Data from the cockpit voice recorder of the Ethiopian jet that crashed last week has been successfully downloaded Frances air accident investigation agency said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airlines-bea-cvr/ethiopian-jets-cockpit-recorder-data-successfully-downloaded-bea-idUSKCN1QX0O92019-03-17
More than 300 Boeing 737 and MAX 9 passenger jets around the world have been taken out of service following two fatal crashes over the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia that killed almost 350 people in all NegativeMore than 300 Boeing 737 and MAX 9 passenger jets around the world have been taken out of service following two fatal crashes over the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia that killed almost 350 people in all http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-factbox/factbox-what-we-know-about-boeing-737-max-crash-and-what-comes-next-idUSKCN1QV39C2019-03-17
No lawsuits have been filed since the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 but some plaintiffs lawyers said they expect that Boeing will be sued in the United States NegativeMore than 300 Boeing 737 and MAX 9 passenger jets around the world have been taken out of service following two fatal crashes over the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia that killed almost 350 people in all http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-factbox/factbox-what-we-know-about-boeing-737-max-crash-and-what-comes-next-idUSKCN1QV39C2019-03-17
Ethiopian Airlines said on March 16 that DNA testing of the remains of the passengers may take up to six months NeutralMore than 300 Boeing 737 and MAX 9 passenger jets around the world have been taken out of service following two fatal crashes over the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia that killed almost 350 people in all http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-factbox/factbox-what-we-know-about-boeing-737-max-crash-and-what-comes-next-idUSKCN1QV39C2019-03-17
Ethiopian Airlines said on March 16 that DNA testing of the remains of the passengers may take up to six months NeutralMore than 300 Boeing 737 and MAX 9 passenger jets around the world have been taken out of service following two fatal crashes over the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia that killed almost 350 people in all http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-factbox/factbox-what-we-know-about-boeing-737-max-crash-and-what-comes-next-idUSKCN1QV39C2019-03-17
Ethiopian Airlines said on March 16 that DNA testing of the remains of the passengers may take up to six months NeutralMore than 300 Boeing 737 and MAX 9 passenger jets around the world have been taken out of service following two fatal crashes over the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia that killed almost 350 people in all http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-factbox/factbox-what-we-know-about-boeing-737-max-crash-and-what-comes-next-idUSKCN1QV39C2019-03-17
Ethiopian Airlines said on March 16 that DNA testing of the remains of the passengers may take up to six months NeutralMore than 300 Boeing 737 and MAX 9 passenger jets around the world have been taken out of service following two fatal crashes over the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia that killed almost 350 people in all http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-factbox/factbox-what-we-know-about-boeing-737-max-crash-and-what-comes-next-idUSKCN1QV39C2019-03-17
PARIS Investigators have begun studying the cockpit voice recorder of an Ethiopian Airways plane that crashed last week a spokesman for Frances BEA air accident investigation agency said on Saturday NegativePARIS Investigators have begun studying the cockpit voice recorder of an Ethiopian Airways plane that crashed last week a spokesman for Frances BEA air accident investigation agency said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airlines-bea-analysis/investigators-begin-study-of-ethiopian-jets-cockpit-recorder-idUSKCN1QX0FL2019-03-17
ADDIS ABABA March 17 An aircraft hangar in the Ethiopian capital was filled with the white roses as aviation staff gathered on Sunday to remember the two pilots and six crew who perished along with 149 passengers in the Ethiopia Airlines crash a week ago NegativeADDIS ABABA March 17 An aircraft hangar in the Ethiopian capital was filled with the white roses as aviation staff gathered on Sunday to remember the two pilots and six crew who perished along with 149 passengers in the Ethiopia Airlines crash a week ago http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/ethiopia-airplane-victims/at-ethiopia-flight-memorial-white-roses-mark-passing-of-lives-idUSL3N2140492019-03-17
But in the Ethiopian capital families and airline staff were focused on honouring their dead NegativeADDIS ABABA March 17 An aircraft hangar in the Ethiopian capital was filled with the white roses as aviation staff gathered on Sunday to remember the two pilots and six crew who perished along with 149 passengers in the Ethiopia Airlines crash a week ago http://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/ethiopia-airplane-victims/at-ethiopia-flight-memorial-white-roses-mark-passing-of-lives-idUSL3N2140492019-03-17
ABABA The grounding of Boeings 737 MAX jets after the crash in Ethiopia has had no immediate financial impact on airlines using the planes but it will get painful for the industry the longer they do not fly companies and analysts said on Friday NegativeABABA The grounding of Boeings 737 MAX jets after the crash in Ethiopia has had no immediate financial impact on airlines using the planes but it will get painful for the industry the longer they do not fly companies and analysts said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/airlines-fear-long-grounding-of-boeing-737-max-jets-after-ethiopian-crash-idUSKCN1QW0KL2019-03-16
U.S. authorities say information from the wreckage in Ethiopia and data on its flight path show some similarities NegativeABABA The grounding of Boeings 737 MAX jets after the crash in Ethiopia has had no immediate financial impact on airlines using the planes but it will get painful for the industry the longer they do not fly companies and analysts said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/airlines-fear-long-grounding-of-boeing-737-max-jets-after-ethiopian-crash-idUSKCN1QW0KL2019-03-16
French authorities have the flight data and cockpit voice recorders though Ethiopia is formally leading the investigation and U.S. experts are in Paris and Addis Ababa too NegativeABABA The grounding of Boeings 737 MAX jets after the crash in Ethiopia has had no immediate financial impact on airlines using the planes but it will get painful for the industry the longer they do not fly companies and analysts said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/airlines-fear-long-grounding-of-boeing-737-max-jets-after-ethiopian-crash-idUSKCN1QW0KL2019-03-16
In Ethiopia relatives have been visiting the charred and debrisstrewn field to pay last respects PositiveABABA The grounding of Boeings 737 MAX jets after the crash in Ethiopia has had no immediate financial impact on airlines using the planes but it will get painful for the industry the longer they do not fly companies and analysts said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/airlines-fear-long-grounding-of-boeing-737-max-jets-after-ethiopian-crash-idUSKCN1QW0KL2019-03-16
Israeli Ilan Matsliah came quickly to Ethiopia thinking it would be quick to find the remains of his brother for burial in accordance with Jewish tradition NegativeABABA The grounding of Boeings 737 MAX jets after the crash in Ethiopia has had no immediate financial impact on airlines using the planes but it will get painful for the industry the longer they do not fly companies and analysts said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/airlines-fear-long-grounding-of-boeing-737-max-jets-after-ethiopian-crash-idUSKCN1QW0KL2019-03-16
ADDIS ABABA Trucks and excavators are going onto the site of the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash causing concern that vital evidence may be lost or crushed two diplomatic sources said on Friday NegativeADDIS ABABA Trucks and excavators are going onto the site of the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash causing concern that vital evidence may be lost or crushed two diplomatic sources said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-site/excavators-may-be-damaging-ethiopia-crash-site-diplomats-idUSKCN1QW2AD2019-03-16
Ethiopian Airlines did not respond to requests for comment on the handling of the site but has assured the world it will investigate as quickly and seriously as possible NegativeADDIS ABABA Trucks and excavators are going onto the site of the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash causing concern that vital evidence may be lost or crushed two diplomatic sources said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-site/excavators-may-be-damaging-ethiopia-crash-site-diplomats-idUSKCN1QW2AD2019-03-16
The airline has sent the black boxes to Paris where French and U.S. experts have joined an Ethiopianled investigation NegativeADDIS ABABA Trucks and excavators are going onto the site of the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash causing concern that vital evidence may be lost or crushed two diplomatic sources said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-site/excavators-may-be-damaging-ethiopia-crash-site-diplomats-idUSKCN1QW2AD2019-03-16
While no lawsuits have yet been filed since the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 some plaintiffs lawyers said they expect that Boeing will be sued in the United States NegativeThe crash of Boeing Cos 737 MAX 8 passenger jet in Ethiopia raises the chances that families of the 157 victims even nonU.S. residents will be able to sue in U.S. courts where payouts are larger than in other countries some legal experts said http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-lawsuit/ethiopia-crash-may-test-boeings-success-in-defeating-u-s-lawsuits-legal-experts-idUSKCN1QW05T2019-03-16
Boeing may have a tougher time with that strategy after the Ethiopian crash some legal experts said NegativeThe crash of Boeing Cos 737 MAX 8 passenger jet in Ethiopia raises the chances that families of the 157 victims even nonU.S. residents will be able to sue in U.S. courts where payouts are larger than in other countries some legal experts said http://www.reuters.com/legal/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-lawsuit/ethiopia-crash-may-test-boeings-success-in-defeating-u-s-lawsuits-legal-experts-idUSKCN1QW05T2019-03-16
The crashed Boeing Co 737 MAX jets in Ethiopia and Indonesia appear to have a common connection Ethiopian Airlines Group Chief Executive Officer Tewolde Gebremariam told Chinas state news agency Xinhua on Friday NegativeThe crashed Boeing Co 737 MAX jets in Ethiopia and Indonesia appear to have a common connection Ethiopian Airlines Group Chief Executive Officer Tewolde Gebremariam told Chinas state news agency Xinhua on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-connection/ethiopian-airlines-ceo-sees-clear-similarities-between-crashed-737-max-jets-xinhua-idUSKCN1QW2JM2019-03-16
Investigators in France on Friday are examining the black boxes of the 737 MAX that crashed in Ethiopia as the global airline industry awaits the cause of the disaster NegativeThe crashed Boeing Co 737 MAX jets in Ethiopia and Indonesia appear to have a common connection Ethiopian Airlines Group Chief Executive Officer Tewolde Gebremariam told Chinas state news agency Xinhua on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-connection/ethiopian-airlines-ceo-sees-clear-similarities-between-crashed-737-max-jets-xinhua-idUSKCN1QW2JM2019-03-16
ABABA Boeing Cos 737 MAX 8 and 9 planes will be grounded for weeks if not longer until a software upgrade can be tested and installed U.S. lawmakers said on Thursday as officials in France prepare to begin analyzing the black boxes from a jet that crashed in Ethiopia NegativeABABA Boeing Cos 737 MAX 8 and 9 planes will be grounded for weeks if not longer until a software upgrade can be tested and installed U.S. lawmakers said on Thursday as officials in France prepare to begin analyzing the black boxes from a jet that crashed in Ethiopia http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/boeing-737-max-jets-could-be-grounded-for-weeks-as-black-box-probe-to-start-on-ethiopia-crash-idUSKCN1QV0UF2019-03-15
I cant find Where are said one Ethiopian woman draped in traditional white mourning shawl as she held a framed portrait of her brother in the charred and debrisstrewn field NeutralABABA Boeing Cos 737 MAX 8 and 9 planes will be grounded for weeks if not longer until a software upgrade can be tested and installed U.S. lawmakers said on Thursday as officials in France prepare to begin analyzing the black boxes from a jet that crashed in Ethiopia http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/boeing-737-max-jets-could-be-grounded-for-weeks-as-black-box-probe-to-start-on-ethiopia-crash-idUSKCN1QV0UF2019-03-15
The pilot of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 had reported internal control problems and received permission to return before the plane came down and burst into a fireball on arid farmland NegativeABABA Boeing Cos 737 MAX 8 and 9 planes will be grounded for weeks if not longer until a software upgrade can be tested and installed U.S. lawmakers said on Thursday as officials in France prepare to begin analyzing the black boxes from a jet that crashed in Ethiopia http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/boeing-737-max-jets-could-be-grounded-for-weeks-as-black-box-probe-to-start-on-ethiopia-crash-idUSKCN1QV0UF2019-03-15
The BEA released a photo of the FDR from the Ethiopian jet appearing to show that the chips crucial housing is intact while the replaceable chassis is crushed NeutralHere is how the process works http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airlines-blackbox-explainer/explainer-how-to-read-an-aircrafts-black-box-idUSKCN1QV2ST2019-03-15
The CVR contains two hours of recordings more than enough to cover the sixminute Ethiopian flight PositiveHere is how the process works http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airlines-blackbox-explainer/explainer-how-to-read-an-aircrafts-black-box-idUSKCN1QV2ST2019-03-15
More than 300 Boeing 737 and MAX 9 passenger jets around the world have been taken out of service following two fatal crashes over the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia that killed almost 350 people combined NegativeMore than 300 Boeing 737 and MAX 9 passenger jets around the world have been taken out of service following two fatal crashes over the past five months in Ethiopia and Indonesia that killed almost 350 people combined http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-factbox/factbox-what-we-know-about-boeing-737-max-crash-and-what-comes-next-idUSKCN1QV39C2019-03-15
SEATTLE Boeing Co confirmed suspension of deliveries of 737 MAX aircraft on Thursday but continues to produce its singleaisle jets at full speed while dealing with the worldwide 737 MAX fleets grounding following a deadly Ethiopian Airlines crash NegativeSEATTLE Boeing Co confirmed suspension of deliveries of 737 MAX aircraft on Thursday but continues to produce its singleaisle jets at full speed while dealing with the worldwide 737 MAX fleets grounding following a deadly Ethiopian Airlines crash http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airline-boeing-manufacturing/boeing-prepares-for-max-737-jets-sitting-outside-factory-as-deliveries-halted-idUSKCN1QV31Z2019-03-15
TOKYO Japans transport ministry on Thursday said it had banned flights by Boeing Cos 737 MAX 8 and 9 aircraft from its airspace the latest country to do so following the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash that killed 157 people NegativeTOKYO Japans transport ministry on Thursday said it had banned flights by Boeing Cos 737 MAX 8 and 9 aircraft from its airspace the latest country to do so following the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash that killed 157 people http://www.reuters.com/places/japan/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-japan/japan-bans-boeing-737-max-planes-from-its-airspace-idUSKCN1QV0ZW2019-03-15
Ethiopian Airlines spokesman Asrat Begashaw said it was still unclear what happened on Sunday but its pilot had reported control issues as opposed to external factors such as birds NegativeWASHINGTON The United States on Wednesday joined Europe China and other countries in grounding Boeing Cos 737 MAX jets because of safety concerns after an Ethiopian Airlines plane crash that killed 157 people the second disaster involving the 737 in less than five months http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/u-s-joins-other-nations-in-grounding-737-max-jets-after-second-crash-idUSKBN1QU15W2019-03-14
PANAMA PAULO Panamas Copa Holdings said on Wednesday it would suspend operations of its six Boeing 737 MAX 9 aircraft the latest airline in the region to ground planes in the wake of Sundays crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane NegativePANAMA PAULO Panamas Copa Holdings said on Wednesday it would suspend operations of its six Boeing 737 MAX 9 aircraft the latest airline in the region to ground planes in the wake of Sundays crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-copa-holdings/panamas-copa-grounds-planes-as-regions-regulators-stand-by-idUSKCN1QU30X2019-03-14
The United States on Wednesday became the latest to join the long list of countries around the globe to ground Boeings 737 MAX aircraft following Sundays deadly plane crash in Ethiopia NegativeThe United States on Wednesday became the latest to join the long list of countries around the globe to ground Boeings 737 MAX aircraft following Sundays deadly plane crash in Ethiopia http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-factbox/factbox-boeing-737-max-8-groundings-spread-around-the-world-idUSKBN1QT1YQ2019-03-14
TORONTO Three generations of a Canadian family were among the 157 people who perished when Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 crashed on Sunday a relative confirmed on Wednesday NegativeTORONTO Three generations of a Canadian family were among the 157 people who perished when Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 crashed on Sunday a relative confirmed on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-canada-family/canadian-family-loses-three-generations-in-ethiopian-plane-crash-idUSKCN1QU2VH2019-03-14
He plans to fly to Ethiopia on Saturday and from there to Mumbai for the final rituals of the deceased PositiveTORONTO Three generations of a Canadian family were among the 157 people who perished when Ethiopian Airlines Flight ET 302 crashed on Sunday a relative confirmed on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-canada-family/canadian-family-loses-three-generations-in-ethiopian-plane-crash-idUSKCN1QU2VH2019-03-14
WASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that the United States was going to order the grounding of all Boeing Co 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 aircraft after a crash in Ethiopia that killed 157 people after rising pressure from U.S. lawmakers and others to join regulators around the world NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday that the United States was going to order the grounding of all Boeing Co 737 MAX 8 and MAX 9 aircraft after a crash in Ethiopia that killed 157 people after rising pressure from U.S. lawmakers and others to join regulators around the world http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-trump/trump-says-u-s-to-ground-boeing-737-max-8s-and-max-9s-idUSKCN1QU2KW2019-03-14
Ethiopian Airlines said earlier it would send the two cockpit voice and data recorders abroad for analysis NeutralPARIS Frances air accident investigation agency BEA will analysis blackbox flight recorders from a Boeing 737 MAX 8 which crashed near Addis Ababa on Sunday a spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-france-bea/france-to-analyze-ethiopian-airlines-flight-recorders-spokesman-idUSKCN1QU2T72019-03-14
Acting administrator Dan Elwell told a conference call with reporters that the black from Sundays Ethiopian Airlines plane crash are headed to France later on Wednesday NegativeWASHINGTON The United States expects it will take months before a software fix for Boeing 737 Max planes is complete the acting administrator of the Federal Aviation Administration said on Wednesday adding that he does not know how long the countrys grounding of the aircraft will last http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-usa-investigation/u-s-expects-software-fix-for-boeing-737-max-planes-to-take-months-idUSKCN1QU2QS2019-03-14
Travel website Kayak is making changes to let customers exclude specific aircraft types from searches and booking sites are looking to reroute passengers after an unexplained Boeing jet crash that killed 157 people in Ethiopia NegativeTravel website Kayak is making changes to let customers exclude specific aircraft types from searches and booking sites are looking to reroute passengers after an unexplained Boeing jet crash that killed 157 people in Ethiopia http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-booking-hldg-kayak/kayak-soothes-nervous-boeing-flyers-with-airplane-search-filter-idUSKBN1QU1AW2019-03-14
A former U.S. Army captain from Illinois a fathertobe from California and a truck driver from Minnesota were among at least eight Americans killed in Sundays crash of a Boeing 737 MAX jetliner in Ethiopia in which 157 people died NegativeA former U.S. Army captain from Illinois a fathertobe from California and a truck driver from Minnesota were among at least eight Americans killed in Sundays crash of a Boeing 737 MAX jetliner in Ethiopia in which 157 people died http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-airline-americans-factbox/factbox-u-s-army-captain-father-to-be-among-americans-in-ethiopia-crash-idUSKBN1QT2ZI2019-03-13
Boeing has had a difficult week as countries around the world suspend operations of its topselling 737 MAX aircraft after a crash on Sunday in Ethiopia that killed 157 people NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. President Donald Trumps defense budget includes more money to build ships fulfilling a campaign promise to strengthen the Navy but also cuts the number of Boeing Co KC46 tanker jets the Pentagon said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-trump-budget-defense/u-s-defense-budget-favors-navy-shipbuilding-fewer-boeing-tanker-jets-idUSKBN1QT28V2019-03-13
MEXICO CITY Mexican airline Aeromexico said on Monday it had suspended the operation of its six Boeing 737 MAX 8 planes until it had clear information about the investigation into the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines jet on Sunday NegativeMEXICO CITY Mexican airline Aeromexico said on Monday it had suspended the operation of its six Boeing 737 MAX 8 planes until it had clear information about the investigation into the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines jet on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-aeromexico/mexicos-aeromexico-suspends-boeing-737-max-planes-idUSKBN1QT02L2019-03-13
ABABA The U.S. aviation regulator said on Tuesday it would not ground Boeing 737 MAX planes after a crash in Ethiopia which killed 157 people bucking a trend of countries around the world that have suspended the aircrafts operations NegativeABABA The U.S. aviation regulator said on Tuesday it would not ground Boeing 737 MAX planes after a crash in Ethiopia which killed 157 people bucking a trend of countries around the world that have suspended the aircrafts operations http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/u-s-will-not-ground-boeing-737-max-planes-after-ethiopia-crash-idUSKBN1QT0P12019-03-13
Given problems of identification at the charred disaster site Ethiopian Airlines said it would take at least five days to start handing remains to families NegativeABABA The U.S. aviation regulator said on Tuesday it would not ground Boeing 737 MAX planes after a crash in Ethiopia which killed 157 people bucking a trend of countries around the world that have suspended the aircrafts operations http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/u-s-will-not-ground-boeing-737-max-planes-after-ethiopia-crash-idUSKBN1QT0P12019-03-13
He added if any safety issues are identified during the ongoing urgent of Sundays Ethiopian Airlines crash it will take immediate and appropriate action NegativeWASHINGTON The Federal Aviation Administration said on Tuesday it will not ground the Boeing 737 MAX that has been involved in two fatal crashes since October despite a growing number of countries ordering the planes to stop flying http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airline-usa-faa/u-s-faa-will-not-order-immediate-grounding-of-boeing-737-max-idUSKBN1QT31E2019-03-13
CHICAGO The three U.S. airlines using Boeing Cos 737 MAX continued to stand by the aircraft on Tuesday even as some customers unions and politicians questioned its safety after an increasing number of countries banned the plane following a deadly crash in Ethiopia NegativeCHICAGO The three U.S. airlines using Boeing Cos 737 MAX continued to stand by the aircraft on Tuesday even as some customers unions and politicians questioned its safety after an increasing number of countries banned the plane following a deadly crash in Ethiopia http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-southwest/u-s-airlines-stand-by-737-max-as-some-customers-nations-reject-it-idUSKBN1QT2AH2019-03-13
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia and France agreed their first military cooperation accord on Tuesday a deal that includes helping the landlocked nation build a navy as Paris seeks to boost economic ties in Africas secondmost populous country PositiveADDIS ABABA Ethiopia and France agreed their first military cooperation accord on Tuesday a deal that includes helping the landlocked nation build a navy as Paris seeks to boost economic ties in Africas secondmost populous country http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-france/ethiopia-france-sign-military-navy-deal-turn-new-page-in-ties-idUSKBN1QT2W32019-03-13
WASHINGTON President Donald Trump concerned about the deadly crash of a Boeing 737 MAX passenger plane in Ethiopia spoke to Boeing Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg on Tuesday and received assurances that the aircraft was safe two people briefed on the call said NegativeWASHINGTON President Donald Trump concerned about the deadly crash of a Boeing 737 MAX passenger plane in Ethiopia spoke to Boeing Chief Executive Dennis Muilenburg on Tuesday and received assurances that the aircraft was safe two people briefed on the call said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airlines-trump/trump-tweets-on-airplanes-speaks-to-boeing-ceo-in-wake-of-737-max-crash-idUSKBN1QT2MQ2019-03-13
Vietnam state media reported Civil Aviation Authority Of Vietnam will not issue licenses to local airlines to operate the 737 MAX until the cause of the Ethiopian crash is determined NegativeMajor European nations including Britain Germany and France joined a wave of suspensions of Boeing Cos 737 MAX aircraft on Tuesday following the latest fatal crash involving the jet http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-factbox/factbox-boeing-737-max-8-groundings-spread-across-the-globe-idUSKBN1QT1YQ2019-03-13
ADDIS ABABA The IAAFs decision to limit the longest event in the Diamond League circuit to 3000 meters will disproportionately Ethiopia and Kenya two powerhouses of middle and longdistance events running great Haile Gebrselassie has said NeutralADDIS ABABA The IAAFs decision to limit the longest event in the Diamond League circuit to 3000 meters will disproportionately Ethiopia and Kenya two powerhouses of middle and longdistance events running great Haile Gebrselassie has said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-athletics-diamondleague-gebrselassie/athletics-haile-gebrselassie-slams-iaaf-move-to-cut-diamond-league-disciplines-idUSKBN1QT2PZ2019-03-13
It is a sad decision that will disproportionately affect Ethiopia and Kenya as well as East Africa as a he told Reuters in an interview NegativeADDIS ABABA The IAAFs decision to limit the longest event in the Diamond League circuit to 3000 meters will disproportionately Ethiopia and Kenya two powerhouses of middle and longdistance events running great Haile Gebrselassie has said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-athletics-diamondleague-gebrselassie/athletics-haile-gebrselassie-slams-iaaf-move-to-cut-diamond-league-disciplines-idUSKBN1QT2PZ2019-03-13
Haile said the Diamond League alongside other events has long been a competition where Ethiopia and Kenya have tussled for east African track dominance PositiveADDIS ABABA The IAAFs decision to limit the longest event in the Diamond League circuit to 3000 meters will disproportionately Ethiopia and Kenya two powerhouses of middle and longdistance events running great Haile Gebrselassie has said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-athletics-diamondleague-gebrselassie/athletics-haile-gebrselassie-slams-iaaf-move-to-cut-diamond-league-disciplines-idUSKBN1QT2PZ2019-03-13
GCAA added in a statement that the ban was a precautionary measure following the Ethiopian Airways crash NegativeCAIRO The United Arab Emirates General Civil Aviation Authority banned the operation of all Boeing 737 MAX models in UAE airspace Emirates News Agency said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-emirates/uae-bans-operation-of-boeing-737-max-models-wam-idUSKBN1QT2NU2019-03-13
GARABOKKA The United States told airlines it was safe to fly 737 MAX 8 planes on Monday as investigators found two black box recorders that will help piece together the final moments of an Ethiopian Airlines jet before it plunged to the ground on Sunday PositiveGARABOKKA The United States told airlines it was safe to fly 737 MAX 8 planes on Monday as investigators found two black box recorders that will help piece together the final moments of an Ethiopian Airlines jet before it plunged to the ground on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/u-s-says-737-max-safe-to-fly-after-ethiopia-crash-boeing-shares-dip-idUSKBN1QS15F2019-03-12
Ethiopian Airlines which has four other 737 MAX 8 jets said it was grounding them as a precaution NeutralGARABOKKA The United States told airlines it was safe to fly 737 MAX 8 planes on Monday as investigators found two black box recorders that will help piece together the final moments of an Ethiopian Airlines jet before it plunged to the ground on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/u-s-says-737-max-safe-to-fly-after-ethiopia-crash-boeing-shares-dip-idUSKBN1QS15F2019-03-12
Ethiopian Airlines said its pilot Yared Getachew a dual EthiopianKenyan national had a commendable and more than 8000 hours of flying experience PositiveGARABOKKA The United States told airlines it was safe to fly 737 MAX 8 planes on Monday as investigators found two black box recorders that will help piece together the final moments of an Ethiopian Airlines jet before it plunged to the ground on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/u-s-says-737-max-safe-to-fly-after-ethiopia-crash-boeing-shares-dip-idUSKBN1QS15F2019-03-12
Boeing Co shares tumbled more than 5 percent on Monday after China Indonesia and Ethiopia ordered airlines to ground the aircraft makers bestselling line of jets after the second deadly crash of one of the planes in just five months NegativeBoeing Co shares tumbled more than 5 percent on Monday after China Indonesia and Ethiopia ordered airlines to ground the aircraft makers bestselling line of jets after the second deadly crash of one of the planes in just five months http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-boeing-stocks/boeing-shares-vanguard-of-the-dow-hit-hard-after-second-737-max-crash-idUSKBN1QS0WO2019-03-12
With a population of less than a million it also handles 95 percent of the goods imported by Ethiopia its landlocked neighbor with 100 million people PositiveABABA French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday sought to reassert the importance of France in its former colony Djibouti with Paris increasingly fearing Chinas muscular role in Africa as it expands economic and military influence across the continent http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-djibouti-france/as-china-prevails-frances-macron-shuffles-his-cards-in-djibouti-idUSKBN1QS2QP2019-03-12
The unexpected peace accord between Ethiopia and Eritrea in 2018 has also reshuffled the cards for Djibouti NegativeABABA French President Emmanuel Macron on Tuesday sought to reassert the importance of France in its former colony Djibouti with Paris increasingly fearing Chinas muscular role in Africa as it expands economic and military influence across the continent http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-djibouti-france/as-china-prevails-frances-macron-shuffles-his-cards-in-djibouti-idUSKBN1QS2QP2019-03-12
The National Transportation Safety Board and the FAA are both at the crash site in Ethiopia Chao said NegativeWASHINGTON The United States told international carriers on Monday that the Boeing 737 MAX 8 is airworthy as regulators scrutinize two fatal crashes of the new model of aircraft since October but said it will mandate forthcoming design from Boeing by April http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-usa/u-s-says-boeing-737-max-8-airworthy-but-says-boeing-will-make-design-changes-idUSKBN1QS2CL2019-03-12
NAIROBI A prizewinning author a football official and a team of humanitarian workers were among those who perished in the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 30 government officials and employers said on Monday NegativeNAIROBI A prizewinning author a football official and a team of humanitarian workers were among those who perished in the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 30 government officials and employers said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-victims/prize-winning-author-21-u-n-workers-among-dead-in-ethiopian-airlines-crash-idUSKBN1QS2AO2019-03-12
Also among the dead were four Catholic Relief Services employees from Ethiopia NegativeNAIROBI A prizewinning author a football official and a team of humanitarian workers were among those who perished in the crash of Ethiopian Airlines Flight 30 government officials and employers said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-victims/prize-winning-author-21-u-n-workers-among-dead-in-ethiopian-airlines-crash-idUSKBN1QS2AO2019-03-12
Airlines from North America to the Middle East kept flying the 737 MAX 8 on Monday after Boeing said it was safe in stark contrast with a slide in the planemakers shares on worries over Sundays Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed all 157 on board NegativeAirlines from North America to the Middle East kept flying the 737 MAX 8 on Monday after Boeing said it was safe in stark contrast with a slide in the planemakers shares on worries over Sundays Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed all 157 on board http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-reaction/airlines-fly-boeing-737-max-8-after-crash-despite-china-grounding-idUSKBN1QS2DJ2019-03-12
The support came despite China ordering its own airlines to ground the jet the latest version of the industrys mostsold model a move followed promptly by Indonesia and Ethiopia PositiveAirlines from North America to the Middle East kept flying the 737 MAX 8 on Monday after Boeing said it was safe in stark contrast with a slide in the planemakers shares on worries over Sundays Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed all 157 on board http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-reaction/airlines-fly-boeing-737-max-8-after-crash-despite-china-grounding-idUSKBN1QS2DJ2019-03-12
Lion Air declined to comment on the Ethiopian crash NegativeAirlines from North America to the Middle East kept flying the 737 MAX 8 on Monday after Boeing said it was safe in stark contrast with a slide in the planemakers shares on worries over Sundays Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed all 157 on board http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-reaction/airlines-fly-boeing-737-max-8-after-crash-despite-china-grounding-idUSKBN1QS2DJ2019-03-12
Boeing Cos insurers face big claims from families of the victims of the Ethiopian Airlines crash coming less than six months after the crash of the same type of Boeing aircraft in Indonesia insurance and aviation sources said NegativeBoeing Cos insurers face big claims from families of the victims of the Ethiopian Airlines crash coming less than six months after the crash of the same type of Boeing aircraft in Indonesia insurance and aviation sources said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-insurance/insurers-face-large-claims-after-second-boeing-737-max-crash-idUSKBN1QS1D82019-03-12
Willis Towers Watson was the insurance broker for Ethiopian Airlines while Chubb was the lead insurer a Willis spokeswoman said on Monday NeutralBoeing Cos insurers face big claims from families of the victims of the Ethiopian Airlines crash coming less than six months after the crash of the same type of Boeing aircraft in Indonesia insurance and aviation sources said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-insurance/insurers-face-large-claims-after-second-boeing-737-max-crash-idUSKBN1QS1D82019-03-12
Rabat Moroccos national carrier Royal Air Maroc has temporarily grounded a Boeing 737 MAX 8 following the fatal crash of the same type of aircraft in Ethiopia an official said on Monday NegativeRabat Moroccos national carrier Royal Air Maroc has temporarily grounded a Boeing 737 MAX 8 following the fatal crash of the same type of aircraft in Ethiopia an official said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-morocco/royal-air-maroc-grounds-boeing-737-max-8-after-ethiopian-crash-idUSKBN1QS2AG2019-03-12
Muilenburg said Boeing was fully supporting the crash investigation and providing technical assistance under the direction of the U.S. National Transportation Safety Board and Ethiopian authorities NegativeSEATTLE Boeing Cos top executive told employees on Monday he was confident in the safety of the U.S. manufacturers fastestselling 737 MAX aircraft in the wake of two deadly crashes since October http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/ethiopia-airplane-boeing-ceo/boeing-ceo-confident-in-737-max-safety-after-second-deadly-crash-idUSKBN1QS2PJ2019-03-12
Ethiopian Airlines said it had grounded its 737 MAX 8 fleet until further notice as an extra safety even though it did not know the cause of Sundays crash NegativeChinas aviation regulator on Monday grounded nearly 100 Boeing Co 737 MAX 8 aircraft operated by its airlines more than a quarter of the global fleet of the jets after a deadly crash of one of the planes in Ethiopia http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-airlines-china/chinese-carriers-ethiopian-airlines-suspend-use-of-boeing-737-max-8-aircraft-after-crash-idUSKBN1QS01Z2019-03-11
DUBAI Flydubai remains confident in the airworthiness of its Boeing 737 planes an airline spokeswoman said on Monday a day after an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX 8 crashed NegativeDUBAI Flydubai remains confident in the airworthiness of its Boeing 737 planes an airline spokeswoman said on Monday a day after an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX 8 crashed http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-flydubai/flydubai-says-remains-confident-in-the-airworthiness-of-boeing-737-fleet-idUSKBN1QS0MV2019-03-11
Chinas aviation regulator as well as Ethiopian Airlines and Cayman Airways have grounded their 737 MAX 8 jets PositiveDUBAI Flydubai remains confident in the airworthiness of its Boeing 737 planes an airline spokeswoman said on Monday a day after an Ethiopian Airlines 737 MAX 8 crashed http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-flydubai/flydubai-says-remains-confident-in-the-airworthiness-of-boeing-737-fleet-idUSKBN1QS0MV2019-03-11
Ethiopian Airlines has grounded its Boeing Co 737 MAX 8 fleet until further notice the airline said on its Twitter account on Monday a day after a crash killed all 157 people on board one of its planes of the same type NegativeEthiopian Airlines has grounded its Boeing Co 737 MAX 8 fleet until further notice the airline said on its Twitter account on Monday a day after a crash killed all 157 people on board one of its planes of the same type http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-grounding/ethiopian-airlines-grounds-its-boeing-737-max-8-fleet-idUSKBN1QS0D22019-03-11
Ethiopian Airlines has a fleet of four 737 MAX 8 jets not counting the one that crashed on Sunday according to flight tracking website FlightRadar24 NegativeEthiopian Airlines has grounded its Boeing Co 737 MAX 8 fleet until further notice the airline said on its Twitter account on Monday a day after a crash killed all 157 people on board one of its planes of the same type http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-grounding/ethiopian-airlines-grounds-its-boeing-737-max-8-fleet-idUSKBN1QS0D22019-03-11
OSLO Norwegian Airs fleet of Boeing 737 MAX 8 passenger jets continues to fly as normal a company spokeswoman said on Monday following the crash the previous day of a similar aircraft operated by Ethiopian Air NegativeOSLO Norwegian Airs fleet of Boeing 737 MAX 8 passenger jets continues to fly as normal a company spokeswoman said on Monday following the crash the previous day of a similar aircraft operated by Ethiopian Air http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-norwegian/norwegian-air-continues-to-operate-737-max-8-jets-as-normal-idUSKBN1QS0LK2019-03-11
Boeing Co said late Sunday it will postpone the planned ceremonial debut of its 777X widebody aircraft after Sundays crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane that left 157 dead NegativeBoeing Co said late Sunday it will postpone the planned ceremonial debut of its 777X widebody aircraft after Sundays crash of an Ethiopian Airlines plane that left 157 dead http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethopia-airplane-event/boeing-postpones-777x-event-after-ethiopian-airlines-crash-idUSKBN1QS06J2019-03-11
Ethiopians new aircraft had no recorded technical problems and the pilot had an flying record Tewolde said PositiveABABA An Ethiopian Airlines passenger jet bound for Nairobi crashed minutes after takeoff on Sunday killing all 157 people on board and raising questions about the safety of the Boeing 737 MAX 8 a new model that also crashed in Indonesia in October http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/ethiopian-airlines-flight-crashes-killing-157-idUSKBN1QR07V2019-03-11
Boeing said it was sending a technical team to help with the Ethiopianled investigation NegativeABABA An Ethiopian Airlines passenger jet bound for Nairobi crashed minutes after takeoff on Sunday killing all 157 people on board and raising questions about the safety of the Boeing 737 MAX 8 a new model that also crashed in Indonesia in October http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airplane/ethiopian-airlines-flight-crashes-killing-157-idUSKBN1QR07V2019-03-11
NAIROBI More than three hours after Ethiopian Airlines tweeted that there were no survivors from flight ET302 to Nairobi which crashed on Sunday authorities finally began informing families waiting in Kenya NegativeNAIROBI More than three hours after Ethiopian Airlines tweeted that there were no survivors from flight ET302 to Nairobi which crashed on Sunday authorities finally began informing families waiting in Kenya http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airline-families/hours-in-purgatory-as-families-wait-for-news-of-ethiopian-airlines-crash-idUSKBN1QR0TV2019-03-11
The latest version of Boeing Cos bestselling 737 family a global industry workhorse has again been thrust into the spotlight after a fatal crash in Ethiopia months after a deadly crash involving an identical brandnew jet in Indonesia NegativeThe latest version of Boeing Cos bestselling 737 family a global industry workhorse has again been thrust into the spotlight after a fatal crash in Ethiopia months after a deadly crash involving an identical brandnew jet in Indonesia http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing/boeings-737-max-back-in-spotlight-after-second-fatal-crash-idUSKBN1QR0SV2019-03-11
There are still unanswered questions about the causes of the Lion Air crash and officials and safety experts said it was too soon to draw links with the Ethiopian incident NegativeThe latest version of Boeing Cos bestselling 737 family a global industry workhorse has again been thrust into the spotlight after a fatal crash in Ethiopia months after a deadly crash involving an identical brandnew jet in Indonesia http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing/boeings-737-max-back-in-spotlight-after-second-fatal-crash-idUSKBN1QR0SV2019-03-11
The company said it is focused on Ethiopian Airlines and will look for an opportunity to mark the new plane with the world in the near future PositiveThe latest version of Boeing Cos bestselling 737 family a global industry workhorse has again been thrust into the spotlight after a fatal crash in Ethiopia months after a deadly crash involving an identical brandnew jet in Indonesia http://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-boeing/boeings-737-max-back-in-spotlight-after-second-fatal-crash-idUSKBN1QR0SV2019-03-11
WASHINGTON The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board will send four people to assist in the fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash an NTSB spokesman said on Sunday NegativeWASHINGTON The U.S. National Transportation Safety Board will send four people to assist in the fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash an NTSB spokesman said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopian-airplane-usa/u-s-to-send-teams-to-assist-in-ethiopian-airlines-crash-idUSKBN1QR0GZ2019-03-11
ADDIS ABABA An Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed on Sunday was carrying passengers from more than 30 countries the airlines CEO told journalists NegativeADDIS ABABA An Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed on Sunday was carrying passengers from more than 30 countries the airlines CEO told journalists http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airplane-passengers/ethiopian-airlines-ceo-lists-many-nationalities-killed-in-crash-idUSKBN1QR0FX2019-03-11
ADDIS ABABA A museum in Britain has agreed to return a rulers locks of hair cut from his corpse by a British soldier more than 150 years ago Ethiopia said on Monday NeutralADDIS ABABA A museum in Britain has agreed to return a rulers locks of hair cut from his corpse by a British soldier more than 150 years ago Ethiopia said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-britain/british-museum-to-return-royal-hair-seized-in-ethiopia-150-years-ago-idUSKCN1QL1N22019-03-05
The National Army Museum remains in discussions with the Embassy of Ethiopia in London on arrangements for formally returning the items NeutralADDIS ABABA A museum in Britain has agreed to return a rulers locks of hair cut from his corpse by a British soldier more than 150 years ago Ethiopia said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-britain/british-museum-to-return-royal-hair-seized-in-ethiopia-150-years-ago-idUSKCN1QL1N22019-03-05
ADDIS ABABA Bedecked in lion mane collars warriors headdresses and military fatigues thousands of Ethiopians descended on Addis Ababas main squares to celebrate the anniversary of the Battle of Adwa one of Ethiopias finest hours in the battlefield NeutralADDIS ABABA Bedecked in lion mane collars warriors headdresses and military fatigues thousands of Ethiopians descended on Addis Ababas main squares to celebrate the anniversary of the Battle of Adwa one of Ethiopias finest hours in the battlefield http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-anniversary-adwa/ethiopians-celebrate-defeat-of-colonialists-call-for-unity-idUSKCN1QJ0HT2019-03-03
The victory that preserved Ethiopias independence in 1896 resounded elsewhere in Africa becoming a rallying point for Africans a generation later as they bid to end colonial rule PositiveADDIS ABABA Bedecked in lion mane collars warriors headdresses and military fatigues thousands of Ethiopians descended on Addis Ababas main squares to celebrate the anniversary of the Battle of Adwa one of Ethiopias finest hours in the battlefield http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-anniversary-adwa/ethiopians-celebrate-defeat-of-colonialists-call-for-unity-idUSKCN1QJ0HT2019-03-03
I am seeing that most smallerscale startups are getting acceleration and incubation assistance said Abebe who is president of Ethiopias social enterprise trade body PositiveLONDON Reuters Growing up is hard to do http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-finance-impact/a-stumbling-block-to-growth-trips-up-companies-trying-to-do-good-idUSKCN1Q71BM2019-02-19
The other listed states are Afghanistan North Korea Ethiopia Iran Iraq Pakistan Sri Lanka Syria Trinidad and Tobago Tunisia and Yemen NeutralSTRASBOURG The European Commission added Saudi Arabia Panama Nigeria and other jurisdictions to a blacklist of nations seen as posing a threat because of lax controls on terrorism financing and money laundering the EU executive said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zonehttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-eu-saudi-moneylaundering/eu-adds-saudi-arabia-to-dirty-money-blacklist-upsets-britain-idUSKCN1Q215X2019-02-14
We have agreed to build a refinery on the border of Ethiopia we have already signed an agreement with Ethiopia to offtake refined Gatkuoth said PositiveGREATER NOIDA India South Sudan will return to producing more than 350000 barrels of crude per day by the middle of 2020 up from current levels of just over 140000 barrels per day currently the countrys oil minister said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-south-sudan-oil/south-sudan-to-return-to-pre-war-oil-production-levels-by-mid-2020-minister-idUSKCN1PZ09W2019-02-11
It could take 20 years for Ethiopia to build a nuclear power plant estimated HongJun Ahn a Korean electrical engineer who advises the Ethiopian government on its nuclear plans PositiveADDIS ABABA Reuters In a damp office at Ethiopias Addis Ababa University doctoral student Hailu Geremew fantasizes about working on the nuclear reactor his country is now pondering building http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-africa-energy-nuclearpower/russia-china-back-nuclear-as-a-clean-power-fix-for-africa-idUSKCN1PW0KV2019-02-08
Multiple requests for an interview with Russias ambassador in Ethiopia were declined NegativeADDIS ABABA Reuters In a damp office at Ethiopias Addis Ababa University doctoral student Hailu Geremew fantasizes about working on the nuclear reactor his country is now pondering building http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-africa-energy-nuclearpower/russia-china-back-nuclear-as-a-clean-power-fix-for-africa-idUSKCN1PW0KV2019-02-08
Ethiopia for instance has pledged under the Paris Agreement on climate change to curb its already meager emissions by twothirds from businessasusual projections by 2030 PositiveADDIS ABABA Reuters In a damp office at Ethiopias Addis Ababa University doctoral student Hailu Geremew fantasizes about working on the nuclear reactor his country is now pondering building http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-africa-energy-nuclearpower/russia-china-back-nuclear-as-a-clean-power-fix-for-africa-idUSKCN1PW0KV2019-02-08
Like Ethiopia emerging nuclear states Sudan Kenya Uganda Nigeria Rwanda Zambia and Ghana have signed agreements with Russias state nuclear corporation ROSATOM most since 2016 PositiveADDIS ABABA Reuters In a damp office at Ethiopias Addis Ababa University doctoral student Hailu Geremew fantasizes about working on the nuclear reactor his country is now pondering building http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-africa-energy-nuclearpower/russia-china-back-nuclear-as-a-clean-power-fix-for-africa-idUSKCN1PW0KV2019-02-08
Plans for a nuclear power plant in Ethiopia remain at the prefeasibility but the country is serious about building one he emphasized PositiveADDIS ABABA Reuters In a damp office at Ethiopias Addis Ababa University doctoral student Hailu Geremew fantasizes about working on the nuclear reactor his country is now pondering building http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-africa-energy-nuclearpower/russia-china-back-nuclear-as-a-clean-power-fix-for-africa-idUSKCN1PW0KV2019-02-08
ADDIS ABABA Reuters In a damp office at Ethiopias Addis Ababa University doctoral student Hailu Geremew fantasizes about working on the nuclear reactor his country is now pondering building PositiveADDIS ABABA Reuters In a damp office at Ethiopias Addis Ababa University doctoral student Hailu Geremew fantasizes about working on the nuclear reactor his country is now pondering building http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-africa-energy-nuclearpower/russia-china-back-nuclear-as-a-clean-power-fix-for-africa-idUSKCN1PW0KV2019-02-08
CAPE TOWN Ethiopia will finalize reforms for its underdeveloped mining and oil sectors within the next two months as it seeks to encourage more foreign investors its mines and petroleum minister said on Tuesday PositiveCAPE TOWN Ethiopia will finalize reforms for its underdeveloped mining and oil sectors within the next two months as it seeks to encourage more foreign investors its mines and petroleum minister said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africa-mining-ethiopia/ethiopia-finalizing-mining-industry-reforms-minister-idUSKCN1PU1Q82019-02-06
Islamist group al Shabaab claimed responsibility for the assault and said it had killed 16 Ethiopian soldiers although the claim could not be independently verified NegativeMOGADISHU A suicide car bomb exploded outside a military base for Ethiopian soldiers in southern Somalia on Saturday leaving an unspecified number of casualties a police official said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-blast/suicide-car-bomb-explosion-in-somalia-leaves-casualties-police-idUSKCN1PR0CM2019-02-03
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopianborn Saudi businessman Mohammed Hussein Al Amoudi arrested in November 2017 during a crackdown on corruption has been released from detention in Saudi Arabia Ethiopian state television said on Sunday NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopianborn Saudi businessman Mohammed Hussein Al Amoudi arrested in November 2017 during a crackdown on corruption has been released from detention in Saudi Arabia Ethiopian state television said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-saudi-arrests/saudi-arabia-frees-ethiopian-born-tycoon-amid-flurry-of-releases-idUSKCN1PL0IA2019-01-28
ABABA Saudi Arabia has freed SaudiEthiopian businessman Mohammed Hussein alAmoudi more than 14 months after he was detained in a crackdown on corruption the latest in a flurry of releases as the kingdom faces intense scrutiny over its human rights record PositiveABABA Saudi Arabia has freed SaudiEthiopian businessman Mohammed Hussein alAmoudi more than 14 months after he was detained in a crackdown on corruption the latest in a flurry of releases as the kingdom faces intense scrutiny over its human rights record http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-arrests/saudi-arabia-frees-ethiopian-born-tycoon-amid-flurry-of-releases-idUSKCN1PL0IA2019-01-28
Ethiopian state television was the first to report he had been freed PositiveABABA Saudi Arabia has freed SaudiEthiopian businessman Mohammed Hussein alAmoudi more than 14 months after he was detained in a crackdown on corruption the latest in a flurry of releases as the kingdom faces intense scrutiny over its human rights record http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-arrests/saudi-arabia-frees-ethiopian-born-tycoon-amid-flurry-of-releases-idUSKCN1PL0IA2019-01-28
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed also confirmed Amoudis release on Twitter saying he had raised the issue with Prince Mohammed during a trip to Riyadh last May PositiveABABA Saudi Arabia has freed SaudiEthiopian businessman Mohammed Hussein alAmoudi more than 14 months after he was detained in a crackdown on corruption the latest in a flurry of releases as the kingdom faces intense scrutiny over its human rights record http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-saudi-arrests/saudi-arabia-frees-ethiopian-born-tycoon-amid-flurry-of-releases-idUSKCN1PL0IA2019-01-28
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has pardoned more than 13000 people in the past six months who had been charged with or convicted of treason or terrorism stateaffiliated media said on Tuesday NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has pardoned more than 13000 people in the past six months who had been charged with or convicted of treason or terrorism stateaffiliated media said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/abiys-ethiopia-pardons-13000-accused-of-treason-or-terrorism-idUSKCN1PG1IZ2019-01-23
Ethiopias Ministry of Defence said it used helicopter gunships and successfully repulsed the on the convoy which was able to continue on to its destination Baidoa NegativeMOGADISHU The U.S. military launched an air strike in Somalia on Saturday killing 52 Islamists who had attacked a Somali military base earlier in the day it said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-security/u-s-says-its-air-strike-kills-52-militants-who-attacked-somali-base-idUSKCN1PD0OV2019-01-20
Aid workers said Ethiopia served as an example in a world where in some regions the rights and freedoms of refugees and migrants are being eroded NegativeIt is strongly believed that the new law will enhance the lives of refugees and host added the statement posted on ARRAs Facebook page http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-refugees-rights/ethiopia-allows-almost-1-million-refugees-to-leave-camps-and-work-idUSKCN1PB2QH2019-01-18
The researchers whose work was published on Wednesday in the journals Science Advances and Global Change Biology said their findings are a concern for Ethiopia in particular NegativeLONDON Climate change and deforestation are putting more than half the worlds wild coffee species at risk of extinction including the popular commercial coffees Arabica and Robusta scientists warned on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-science-coffee-extinction/many-coffee-species-threatened-with-extinction-scientists-warn-idUSKCN1PA2MA2019-01-17
ADDIS ABABA Protesters in Ethiopias northeastern Afar region have ended a blockade of the landlocked countrys main route to the sea that was imposed on Sunday to demonstrate against surging ethnic violence police and organizers said on Tuesday NegativeADDIS ABABA Protesters in Ethiopias northeastern Afar region have ended a blockade of the landlocked countrys main route to the sea that was imposed on Sunday to demonstrate against surging ethnic violence police and organizers said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-djibouti-protests/ethiopia-protesters-end-blockade-of-main-highway-to-sea-idUSKCN1P92RJ2019-01-16
Ethiopia has been gripped by ethnic violence since last year which resulted in the displacement of nearly 3 million people NegativeADDIS ABABA Protesters in Ethiopias northeastern Afar region have ended a blockade of the landlocked countrys main route to the sea that was imposed on Sunday to demonstrate against surging ethnic violence police and organizers said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-djibouti-protests/ethiopia-protesters-end-blockade-of-main-highway-to-sea-idUSKCN1P92RJ2019-01-16
ADDIS ABABA Protesters in Ethiopias northeastern Afar region have blocked the landlocked countrys main route to the sea to demonstrate against surging ethnic violence organizers said on Monday NegativeADDIS ABABA Protesters in Ethiopias northeastern Afar region have blocked the landlocked countrys main route to the sea to demonstrate against surging ethnic violence organizers said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-protests/ethiopia-protesters-block-main-highway-to-the-sea-idUSKCN1P823E2019-01-15
Djibouti handles roughly 95 percent of all inbound trade for Ethiopia a nation of 105 million and an economic power in East Africa PositiveADDIS ABABA Protesters in Ethiopias northeastern Afar region have blocked the landlocked countrys main route to the sea to demonstrate against surging ethnic violence organizers said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-protests/ethiopia-protesters-block-main-highway-to-the-sea-idUSKCN1P823E2019-01-15
JAKARTA Two Indonesian F16 fighter jets forced an Ethiopian Airlines cargo plane to land on Monday at an airport on Batam island after it had flown into Indonesian airspace without permission an air force spokesman said NegativeJAKARTA Two Indonesian F16 fighter jets forced an Ethiopian Airlines cargo plane to land on Monday at an airport on Batam island after it had flown into Indonesian airspace without permission an air force spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-indonesia-airlines-ethiopia/indonesian-jets-force-ethiopian-cargo-plane-to-land-over-airspace-breach-idUSKCN1P815S2019-01-15
The cargo flight ETH 3728 had been flying from the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa to Hong Kong NegativeJAKARTA Two Indonesian F16 fighter jets forced an Ethiopian Airlines cargo plane to land on Monday at an airport on Batam island after it had flown into Indonesian airspace without permission an air force spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-indonesia-airlines-ethiopia/indonesian-jets-force-ethiopian-cargo-plane-to-land-over-airspace-breach-idUSKCN1P815S2019-01-15
Officials at Ethiopian Airlines said the plane had made an urgent unscheduled flight to drop an aircraft engine in Singapore for maintenance NegativeJAKARTA Two Indonesian F16 fighter jets forced an Ethiopian Airlines cargo plane to land on Monday at an airport on Batam island after it had flown into Indonesian airspace without permission an air force spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-indonesia-airlines-ethiopia/indonesian-jets-force-ethiopian-cargo-plane-to-land-over-airspace-breach-idUSKCN1P815S2019-01-15
Ethiopian Airlines had explained to Indonesia and the crew was now resting in a hotel before continuing their flight the airline said NegativeJAKARTA Two Indonesian F16 fighter jets forced an Ethiopian Airlines cargo plane to land on Monday at an airport on Batam island after it had flown into Indonesian airspace without permission an air force spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-indonesia-airlines-ethiopia/indonesian-jets-force-ethiopian-cargo-plane-to-land-over-airspace-breach-idUSKCN1P815S2019-01-15
JAKARTA Jan 14 Two Indonesian F16 fighter jets forced an Ethiopian Airlines cargo plane to land on Monday at an airport on Batam island after it had flown into Indonesian airspace without permission an air force spokesman said NegativeJAKARTA Jan 14 Two Indonesian F16 fighter jets forced an Ethiopian Airlines cargo plane to land on Monday at an airport on Batam island after it had flown into Indonesian airspace without permission an air force spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/indonesia-airlines-ethiopia/indonesian-jets-force-ethiopian-cargo-plane-to-land-over-airspace-breach-idUSL3N1ZE35Q2019-01-14
The cargo flight ETH 3728 had been flying from the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa to Hong Kong Suwarso head of Hang Nadim airport said in a text message to Reuters NegativeJAKARTA Jan 14 Two Indonesian F16 fighter jets forced an Ethiopian Airlines cargo plane to land on Monday at an airport on Batam island after it had flown into Indonesian airspace without permission an air force spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/indonesia-airlines-ethiopia/indonesian-jets-force-ethiopian-cargo-plane-to-land-over-airspace-breach-idUSL3N1ZE35Q2019-01-14
Officials at Ethiopian Airlines could not immediately be reached for comment NegativeJAKARTA Jan 14 Two Indonesian F16 fighter jets forced an Ethiopian Airlines cargo plane to land on Monday at an airport on Batam island after it had flown into Indonesian airspace without permission an air force spokesman said http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/indonesia-airlines-ethiopia/indonesian-jets-force-ethiopian-cargo-plane-to-land-over-airspace-breach-idUSL3N1ZE35Q2019-01-14
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias billion dam project on the River Nile which has been beset by construction delays and criticism from Egypt will start initial operations in December 2020 the water and energy minister said on Thursday PositiveADDIS ABABA Ethiopias billion dam project on the River Nile which has been beset by construction delays and criticism from Egypt will start initial operations in December 2020 the water and energy minister said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopa-dam/ethiopia-expects-nile-dam-to-be-ready-to-start-operation-in-late-2020-idUSKCN1OX0T42019-01-04
Ethiopia disputes that and in November Abiy was quoted by Egyptian state media as saying he wanted to preserve Egypts Nile rights PositiveADDIS ABABA Ethiopias billion dam project on the River Nile which has been beset by construction delays and criticism from Egypt will start initial operations in December 2020 the water and energy minister said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopa-dam/ethiopia-expects-nile-dam-to-be-ready-to-start-operation-in-late-2020-idUSKCN1OX0T42019-01-04
A more likely candidate than Kipchoge is perhaps Ethiopian teenager Selemon Barega who ran NeutralEliud Kipchoge moved tantalizingly close to the magic twohour mark for the mens marathon last year but a former world record holder and a sports science expert both think it could take another decade or so for the barrier to fall http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-marathon/athletics-two-hour-mark-tipped-to-tumble-but-not-for-another-decade-idUSKCN1OW0QI2019-01-02





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ADDIS ABABA Eritrea has blocked entry for Ethiopians at one of the border crossings that opened this year after the neighbors ended a long military standoff and restored relations an Ethiopian official and people who live near the crossing said on Friday NegativeADDIS ABABA Eritrea has blocked entry for Ethiopians at one of the border crossings that opened this year after the neighbors ended a long military standoff and restored relations an Ethiopian official and people who live near the crossing said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrea-closes-border-crossing-to-ethiopians-official-and-residents-say-idUSKCN1OR1892018-12-29
Trade has flourished and families separated since war broke out between Ethiopia and Eritrea in 1998 have reunited NegativeADDIS ABABA Eritrea has blocked entry for Ethiopians at one of the border crossings that opened this year after the neighbors ended a long military standoff and restored relations an Ethiopian official and people who live near the crossing said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrea-closes-border-crossing-to-ethiopians-official-and-residents-say-idUSKCN1OR1892018-12-29
Tsegaye Kassaye a tire fixer on the Ethiopian side of the frontier said by phone that Eritreans were being permitted to enter Eritrea and Ethiopians were being allowed to leave NegativeADDIS ABABA Eritrea has blocked entry for Ethiopians at one of the border crossings that opened this year after the neighbors ended a long military standoff and restored relations an Ethiopian official and people who live near the crossing said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrea-closes-border-crossing-to-ethiopians-official-and-residents-say-idUSKCN1OR1892018-12-29
TRIPOLI The bodies of 34 Ethiopian Christians executed in Libya by Islamic State in 2015 have been exhumed from a mass grave Libyan authorities said on Monday NegativeTRIPOLI The bodies of 34 Ethiopian Christians executed in Libya by Islamic State in 2015 have been exhumed from a mass grave Libyan authorities said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-security-bodies/libyan-authorities-say-they-recover-34-bodies-from-islamic-state-mass-grave-idUSKCN1ON0T02018-12-25
Authorities declared a state of emergency in alQadarif which is near the border with Ethiopia and extended one in Atbara to the cities of alDamir and Berber NegativeKHARTOUM At least eight people were killed in protests across Sudan on Thursday as thousands took to the streets against soaring prices with some calling for the overthrow of President Omar alBashir officials and witnesses said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-protests/eight-killed-as-price-protests-spread-in-sudan-idUSKCN1OJ0XT2018-12-21
MEKELLE Ethiopia In the birthplace of the armed struggle that propelled Ethiopias ruling coalition to power 27 years ago there is growing anger as the countrys new prime minister stages a crackdown on the regions oncepowerful leaders NegativeMEKELLE Ethiopia In the birthplace of the armed struggle that propelled Ethiopias ruling coalition to power 27 years ago there is growing anger as the countrys new prime minister stages a crackdown on the regions oncepowerful leaders http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics-tigray/nobody-will-kneel-tigrayans-defiant-as-ethiopian-leader-cracks-down-idUSKBN1OF05F2018-12-17
In a speech last month he said the three years of antigovernment protests that helped bring him to power in April showed that Ethiopians no longer tolerate backwardness and PositiveMEKELLE Ethiopia In the birthplace of the armed struggle that propelled Ethiopias ruling coalition to power 27 years ago there is growing anger as the countrys new prime minister stages a crackdown on the regions oncepowerful leaders http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics-tigray/nobody-will-kneel-tigrayans-defiant-as-ethiopian-leader-cracks-down-idUSKBN1OF05F2018-12-17
He and others said Ethiopians were forgetting the achievements delivered by the coalition NegativeMEKELLE Ethiopia In the birthplace of the armed struggle that propelled Ethiopias ruling coalition to power 27 years ago there is growing anger as the countrys new prime minister stages a crackdown on the regions oncepowerful leaders http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics-tigray/nobody-will-kneel-tigrayans-defiant-as-ethiopian-leader-cracks-down-idUSKBN1OF05F2018-12-17
Ethiopias economy has grown around 10 percent a year for the past decade according to government statistics PositiveMEKELLE Ethiopia In the birthplace of the armed struggle that propelled Ethiopias ruling coalition to power 27 years ago there is growing anger as the countrys new prime minister stages a crackdown on the regions oncepowerful leaders http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics-tigray/nobody-will-kneel-tigrayans-defiant-as-ethiopian-leader-cracks-down-idUSKBN1OF05F2018-12-17
ADDIS ABABA A military court in Ethiopia on Saturday jailed 66 soldiers for between five and 14 years for marching on Prime Minister Abiy Ahmeds palace in October ruling they had broken military ethics officials said NegativeADDIS ABABA A military court in Ethiopia on Saturday jailed 66 soldiers for between five and 14 years for marching on Prime Minister Abiy Ahmeds palace in October ruling they had broken military ethics officials said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-jails-soldiers-who-marched-on-pm-palace-to-up-to-14-years-idUSKBN1OE0F92018-12-16
MOGADISHU African Union peacekeepers did not help in the arrest of a former al Shabaab leader that led to clashes in which 11 people were killed the AU force said following a report that Ethiopian members of the force had been involved NegativeMOGADISHU African Union peacekeepers did not help in the arrest of a former al Shabaab leader that led to clashes in which 11 people were killed the AU force said following a report that Ethiopian members of the force had been involved http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-politics/african-union-force-denies-it-was-involved-in-arrest-of-ex-al-shabaab-leader-idUSKBN1OE08X2018-12-16
ADDIS ABABA Heavy fighting between ethnic groups in southern Ethiopia has killed at least 21 people and wounded 61 its state news agency said on Saturday amid escalating violence that has sent hundreds fleeing across the border to neighboring Kenya NegativeADDIS ABABA Heavy fighting between ethnic groups in southern Ethiopia has killed at least 21 people and wounded 61 its state news agency said on Saturday amid escalating violence that has sent hundreds fleeing across the border to neighboring Kenya http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/ethnic-violence-in-southern-ethiopia-kills-21-wounds-61-state-news-idUSKBN1OE09O2018-12-16
He said some of the displaced had fled to Kenya while those who had stayed in Ethiopia were receiving humanitarian aid NeutralADDIS ABABA Heavy fighting between ethnic groups in southern Ethiopia has killed at least 21 people and wounded 61 its state news agency said on Saturday amid escalating violence that has sent hundreds fleeing across the border to neighboring Kenya http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/ethnic-violence-in-southern-ethiopia-kills-21-wounds-61-state-news-idUSKBN1OE09O2018-12-16
Patrick Mumali Moyale subcounty deputy commissioner confirmed late on Friday that hundreds of Ethiopians have crossed the border to Kenya NegativeADDIS ABABA Heavy fighting between ethnic groups in southern Ethiopia has killed at least 21 people and wounded 61 its state news agency said on Saturday amid escalating violence that has sent hundreds fleeing across the border to neighboring Kenya http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/ethnic-violence-in-southern-ethiopia-kills-21-wounds-61-state-news-idUSKBN1OE09O2018-12-16
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia will begin moving its troops away from the border with Eritrea senior military officials said on Friday months after the erstwhile enemies reopened it for the first time in 20 years NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia will begin moving its troops away from the border with Eritrea senior military officials said on Friday months after the erstwhile enemies reopened it for the first time in 20 years http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-to-move-troops-from-eritrean-border-as-relations-thaw-idUSKBN1OD1TS2018-12-15
Relations between Ethiopia and Eritrea are very good there is no longer the threat of Ethiopias Major General Asrat Denero Commander of the Western Command said NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia will begin moving its troops away from the border with Eritrea senior military officials said on Friday months after the erstwhile enemies reopened it for the first time in 20 years http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-to-move-troops-from-eritrean-border-as-relations-thaw-idUSKBN1OD1TS2018-12-15
Abiy announced the plan for Ethiopian and Eritrean forces along the border to be moved back to camps in September NeutralADDIS ABABA Ethiopia will begin moving its troops away from the border with Eritrea senior military officials said on Friday months after the erstwhile enemies reopened it for the first time in 20 years http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-to-move-troops-from-eritrean-border-as-relations-thaw-idUSKBN1OD1TS2018-12-15
Sudans water largely comes from Ethiopia and its availability will be determined not only by climate change but also water management decisions taken by its neighbor NegativeThe issue was on Fridays agenda in the Polish town of Katowice where representatives of more than 190 countries have come together for U.N.sponsored climate talks http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-water-scarcity-factbox/factbox-places-where-water-is-scarce-and-getting-scarcer-idUSKBN1O62BW2018-12-08
There needs to be ambition in terms of increasing financial the Ethiopian said NegativeWe are very certain that we will not renege on our commitment we will do what is he told journalists on the sidelines of U.N. climate talks in Poland http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-climatechange-accord-talks/developing-nations-say-swifter-climate-action-depends-on-cash-to-pay-for-it-idUSKBN1O52402018-12-07
This plea to help Africa by Band Aid a starstudded ensemble that included Bono Paul McCartney and George Michael raised millions of pounds for famine relief in Ethiopia in 1984 PositiveLONDON Reuters Music is as much a part of the Christmas season as nativity scenes snow and Santa grottos http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-britain-lgbt-music/festive-fun-or-festive-fail-christmas-classics-cause-offence-idUSKBN1O527U2018-12-07
An estimated 92 percent of the migrants were Ethiopian and the rest were Somali and one in five were minors many of them unaccompanied NegativeGENEVA The number of migrants arriving in Yemen is set to rise 50 percent this year compared to 2017 with almost 150000 risking all on the journey from the Horn of Africa toward the Arabian Gulf the U.N. migration agency said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-yemen-security-migrants/yemen-migrant-route-grows-50-percent-surpasses-mediterranean-iom-idUSKBN1O32KM2018-12-05
In July this year a U.N. report said Saudi Arabia had been deporting 10000 Ethiopians per month after an amnesty for voluntary return ended in November 2017 NegativeGENEVA The number of migrants arriving in Yemen is set to rise 50 percent this year compared to 2017 with almost 150000 risking all on the journey from the Horn of Africa toward the Arabian Gulf the U.N. migration agency said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-yemen-security-migrants/yemen-migrant-route-grows-50-percent-surpasses-mediterranean-iom-idUSKBN1O32KM2018-12-05
Its founder Ethiopian campaigner Yetnebersh Nigussie said she wanted to put a spotlight on disabled womens achievements to combat the idea that they are passive victims NegativeA filmmaker a political campaigner and a public health expert were named the first winners of the Her Ability awards which were announced to coincide with World Disability Day http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-women-disability/first-global-womens-disability-award-aims-to-break-stereotypes-idUSKBN1O224V2018-12-04
NAIROBI Ethiopia has overtaken Dubai as a conduit for longhaul passengers to Africa highlighting the success of the state airlines expansion drive and the reforms of its new prime minister PositiveNAIROBI Ethiopia has overtaken Dubai as a conduit for longhaul passengers to Africa highlighting the success of the state airlines expansion drive and the reforms of its new prime minister http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airlines/ethiopia-overtakes-dubai-as-top-feeder-of-air-traffic-to-africa-idUSKCN1NX21E2018-11-29
It cited two changes in a move to allow visitors to apply for visas online and Abiys pledge to open Ethiopias largely statecontrolled economy to foreign investment NeutralNAIROBI Ethiopia has overtaken Dubai as a conduit for longhaul passengers to Africa highlighting the success of the state airlines expansion drive and the reforms of its new prime minister http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airlines/ethiopia-overtakes-dubai-as-top-feeder-of-air-traffic-to-africa-idUSKCN1NX21E2018-11-29
The percentage of women in Kenyas parliament is lower than its east African neighbors such as Ethiopia South Sudan Burundi and Rwanda according to InterParliamentary Union NegativeIf parliament is dissolved a general election would need to be called http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-kenya-women-politics/mps-kenya-must-pass-womens-representation-bill-or-risk-constitutional-crisis-idUSKCN1NW24N2018-11-28
But other governments such as Ethiopia and Greece have rejected the idea of loans saying they should not have to borrow back their own stolen property NegativeFrance will return 26 works of art to Benin Emmanuel Macrons office said on Friday as the French president took delivery of a report recommending the widespread return of cultural artefacts removed from Africa during the colonial era http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africa-france-art/france-returns-26-artworks-to-benin-as-report-urges-restitution-idUSKCN1NS1GH2018-11-24
ABABA Ethiopian Airlines is accelerating its strategy of weaving a patchwork of new African routes to soak up traffic on the continent and fly customers towards its more lucrative flights to rapidly expanding Asian markets PositiveABABA Ethiopian Airlines is accelerating its strategy of weaving a patchwork of new African routes to soak up traffic on the continent and fly customers towards its more lucrative flights to rapidly expanding Asian markets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airlines-africa/ethiopian-airlines-steps-up-hunt-for-african-connections-idUSKCN1NS0X32018-11-24
The success or failure of Ethiopians plan is being watched by longhaul competitors such as Turkish Airlines and suppliers led by Boeing and more recently Airbus NegativeABABA Ethiopian Airlines is accelerating its strategy of weaving a patchwork of new African routes to soak up traffic on the continent and fly customers towards its more lucrative flights to rapidly expanding Asian markets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airlines-africa/ethiopian-airlines-steps-up-hunt-for-african-connections-idUSKCN1NS0X32018-11-24
In most cases so far Ethiopian has taken minority stakes in airlines and tried to implant its management culture often in nations haunted by costly failures of state carriers NegativeABABA Ethiopian Airlines is accelerating its strategy of weaving a patchwork of new African routes to soak up traffic on the continent and fly customers towards its more lucrative flights to rapidly expanding Asian markets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airlines-africa/ethiopian-airlines-steps-up-hunt-for-african-connections-idUSKCN1NS0X32018-11-24
Analysts worry accelerated expansion may spread Ethiopian too thinly if traffic doesnt pick up fast enough at its new hubs in Togo Malawi and Chad NegativeABABA Ethiopian Airlines is accelerating its strategy of weaving a patchwork of new African routes to soak up traffic on the continent and fly customers towards its more lucrative flights to rapidly expanding Asian markets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airlines-africa/ethiopian-airlines-steps-up-hunt-for-african-connections-idUSKCN1NS0X32018-11-24
The regional hubs are designed partly to channel customers to Ethiopians main hub in Addis Ababa and so fill its direct flights to the Middle East and Asia NegativeABABA Ethiopian Airlines is accelerating its strategy of weaving a patchwork of new African routes to soak up traffic on the continent and fly customers towards its more lucrative flights to rapidly expanding Asian markets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airlines-africa/ethiopian-airlines-steps-up-hunt-for-african-connections-idUSKCN1NS0X32018-11-24
Yamlaksira Getachew a management professor at Loyola Marymount University warned Zambias relaunched flag carrier could steal traffic from Ethiopians existing southern African hub in neighboring Malawi NegativeABABA Ethiopian Airlines is accelerating its strategy of weaving a patchwork of new African routes to soak up traffic on the continent and fly customers towards its more lucrative flights to rapidly expanding Asian markets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airlines-africa/ethiopian-airlines-steps-up-hunt-for-african-connections-idUSKCN1NS0X32018-11-24
Ethiopian has been forced to adopt the piecemeal approach to expansion because full air transport liberalization has failed to materialize despite several attempts NegativeABABA Ethiopian Airlines is accelerating its strategy of weaving a patchwork of new African routes to soak up traffic on the continent and fly customers towards its more lucrative flights to rapidly expanding Asian markets http://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-ethiopia-airlines-africa/ethiopian-airlines-steps-up-hunt-for-african-connections-idUSKCN1NS0X32018-11-24
It is a common practice in many northern and central African countries including Egypt Ethiopia Somalia and Sudan but several international treaties forbid it NegativeA federal judge in Detroit on Tuesday declared unconstitutional a U.S. law banning female genital mutilation and also dismissed several charges against two doctors and others in the first U.S. criminal case of its kind http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-genital-mutilation/judge-voids-u-s-female-genital-mutilation-law-idUSKCN1NP2OR2018-11-21
CAIRO Egypt said on Sunday it would hold talks with Ethiopia in the next two weeks to iron out differences over an Ethiopian dam on the River Nile that Cairo sees as a threat to its water supplies PositiveCAIRO Egypt said on Sunday it would hold talks with Ethiopia in the next two weeks to iron out differences over an Ethiopian dam on the River Nile that Cairo sees as a threat to its water supplies http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-ethiopia-dam/egypt-and-ethiopia-to-discuss-nile-dam-dispute-pm-idUSKCN1NN0IS2018-11-19
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia said on Thursday it had arrested the former deputy intelligence chief after Prime Minister Abiy Ahmeds administration launched a crackdown this week on senior security officials suspected of human rights abuses and corruption NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia said on Thursday it had arrested the former deputy intelligence chief after Prime Minister Abiy Ahmeds administration launched a crackdown this week on senior security officials suspected of human rights abuses and corruption http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-arrests-ex-deputy-intelligence-chief-in-corruption-rights-crackdown-idUSKCN1NK0792018-11-16
In August Ethiopia removed METEC from the billion Grand Renaissance Dam project on the River Nile due to delays and failure to complete the installation of turbines NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia said on Thursday it had arrested the former deputy intelligence chief after Prime Minister Abiy Ahmeds administration launched a crackdown this week on senior security officials suspected of human rights abuses and corruption http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-arrests-ex-deputy-intelligence-chief-in-corruption-rights-crackdown-idUSKCN1NK0792018-11-16
UNITED NATIONS The U.N. Security Council unanimously voted on Wednesday to lift a nearly decadeold arms embargo and targeted sanctions on Eritrea after a rapprochement with Ethiopia and thawing of relations with Djibouti PositiveUNITED NATIONS The U.N. Security Council unanimously voted on Wednesday to lift a nearly decadeold arms embargo and targeted sanctions on Eritrea after a rapprochement with Ethiopia and thawing of relations with Djibouti http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eritrea-sanctions-un/u-n-security-council-removes-eritrea-sanctions-after-years-idUSKCN1NJ28P2018-11-15
Kinfe Dagnew a Brigadier General in Ethiopias army and former chief executive of METEC was taken into custody close to the border with Sudan and Eritrea staterun broadcaster EBC said NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia arrested the former head of a militaryrun industrial conglomerate on Tuesday and flew him in handcuffs to the capital state media reported a day after authorities announced investigations targeting senior members of the security forces http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-arrests-ex-head-of-army-firm-in-crackdown-on-security-services-idUSKCN1NI1AN2018-11-14
Opposition politician Berhanu Nega welcomed the development and said the vast majority of Ethiopians were happy with the arrests PositiveADDIS ABABA Ethiopia arrested the former head of a militaryrun industrial conglomerate on Tuesday and flew him in handcuffs to the capital state media reported a day after authorities announced investigations targeting senior members of the security forces http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-arrests-ex-head-of-army-firm-in-crackdown-on-security-services-idUSKCN1NI1AN2018-11-14
It would be a recipe for conflict to go against these big fish without consent or some bargaining from the said one Ethiopian analyst who declined to be named NeutralADDIS ABABA Ethiopia arrested the former head of a militaryrun industrial conglomerate on Tuesday and flew him in handcuffs to the capital state media reported a day after authorities announced investigations targeting senior members of the security forces http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-arrests-ex-head-of-army-firm-in-crackdown-on-security-services-idUSKCN1NI1AN2018-11-14
UNITED NATIONS The United Nations Security Council is set to vote on Wednesday to lift a nearly decadeold arms embargo and targeted sanctions on Eritrea diplomats said after the countrys rapprochement with Ethiopia and thawing of relations with Djibouti PositiveUNITED NATIONS The United Nations Security Council is set to vote on Wednesday to lift a nearly decadeold arms embargo and targeted sanctions on Eritrea diplomats said after the countrys rapprochement with Ethiopia and thawing of relations with Djibouti http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eritrea-sanctions-un/u-n-security-council-set-to-lift-eritrea-sanctions-on-wednesday-idUSKCN1NH2C22018-11-13
Ethiopias security services have for decades wielded power as has METEC a key player in an economy dominated by the state and the military NegativeADDIS ABABA Dozens of Ethiopian security officials appeared in court on Monday after the attorney general accused security chiefs of ordering a grenade attack on Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/dozens-in-court-as-ethiopia-says-security-chiefs-ordered-attack-on-pm-idUSKCN1NH1HA2018-11-13
Berhanu said several suspects had fled Ethiopia or were in hiding and investigations over the past five months had uncovered serious abuses by security services NegativeADDIS ABABA Dozens of Ethiopian security officials appeared in court on Monday after the attorney general accused security chiefs of ordering a grenade attack on Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/dozens-in-court-as-ethiopia-says-security-chiefs-ordered-attack-on-pm-idUSKCN1NH1HA2018-11-13
He said the investigation had examined METECs contract for the Grand Renaissance Dam the centerpiece of Ethiopias bid to become Africas biggest power exporter PositiveADDIS ABABA Dozens of Ethiopian security officials appeared in court on Monday after the attorney general accused security chiefs of ordering a grenade attack on Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/dozens-in-court-as-ethiopia-says-security-chiefs-ordered-attack-on-pm-idUSKCN1NH1HA2018-11-13
The U.N. Security Council is considering lifting sanctions on Eritrea next week after a rapprochement with Ethiopia although some members want to maintain some diplomatic pressure to ensure a dispute with Djibouti is resolved diplomats said on Monday PositiveThe U.N. Security Council is considering lifting sanctions on Eritrea next week after a rapprochement with Ethiopia although some members want to maintain some diplomatic pressure to ensure a dispute with Djibouti is resolved diplomats said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eritrea-sanctions-un/u-n-security-council-considers-lifting-eritrea-sanctions-next-week-idUSKCN1NA2RG2018-11-06
GENEVA The World Health Organization is releasing more than a million doses of yellow fever vaccine from its emergency stockpile after the deadly mosquitoborne disease killed 10 people in southwestern Ethiopia a WHO report said on Monday NegativeGENEVA The World Health Organization is releasing more than a million doses of yellow fever vaccine from its emergency stockpile after the deadly mosquitoborne disease killed 10 people in southwestern Ethiopia a WHO report said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-yellowfever/yellow-fever-kills-10-in-ethiopia-who-ships-1-45-million-vaccines-idUSKCN1NA2K32018-11-06
This outbreak is of concern since the population of Ethiopia is highly susceptible to yellow fever due to absence of recent exposure and lack of largescale the WHO report said NegativeGENEVA The World Health Organization is releasing more than a million doses of yellow fever vaccine from its emergency stockpile after the deadly mosquitoborne disease killed 10 people in southwestern Ethiopia a WHO report said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-yellowfever/yellow-fever-kills-10-in-ethiopia-who-ships-1-45-million-vaccines-idUSKCN1NA2K32018-11-06
The introduction of yellow fever vaccination into routine immunization in Ethiopia is planned for 2020 NegativeGENEVA The World Health Organization is releasing more than a million doses of yellow fever vaccine from its emergency stockpile after the deadly mosquitoborne disease killed 10 people in southwestern Ethiopia a WHO report said on Monday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-yellowfever/yellow-fever-kills-10-in-ethiopia-who-ships-1-45-million-vaccines-idUSKCN1NA2K32018-11-06
Ethiopian Lelisa Desisa used a powerful surge to win his first New York City Marathon in five tries and Kenyas Mary Keitany claimed a fourth womens crown with a dominant victory on Sunday PositiveEthiopian Lelisa Desisa used a powerful surge to win his first New York City Marathon in five tries and Kenyas Mary Keitany claimed a fourth womens crown with a dominant victory on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-athletics-nyc/ethiopias-desisa-takes-nyc-marathon-keitany-is-womens-winner-idUSKCN1N90KW2018-11-05
Peace talks under the aegis of the African Union were expected to take place in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa in midDecember he said PositiveKHARTOUM Sudan has for the first time accepted mediation by South Sudans leader in peace talks over the restive Sudanese border regions of South Kordofan and Blue Nile a Sudanese official said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-security/sudan-accepts-south-sudanese-mediation-in-border-regions-idUSKCN1N90JQ2018-11-05
ADDIS ABABA Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki says Eritrea and Ethiopia have built trust since signing a peace deal in July but need to iron out further elements of their ties to make their cooperation sustainable PositiveADDIS ABABA Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki says Eritrea and Ethiopia have built trust since signing a peace deal in July but need to iron out further elements of their ties to make their cooperation sustainable http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eritrea-ethiopia-politics/eritrean-president-says-trust-growing-with-ethiopia-but-more-work-needed-idUSKCN1N90I32018-11-05
The agenda of pitting Eritrea against Ethiopia as antagonists an agenda that also sought to isolate Eritrea globally has concluded PositiveADDIS ABABA Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki says Eritrea and Ethiopia have built trust since signing a peace deal in July but need to iron out further elements of their ties to make their cooperation sustainable http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eritrea-ethiopia-politics/eritrean-president-says-trust-growing-with-ethiopia-but-more-work-needed-idUSKCN1N90I32018-11-05
The runner could have his work cut out though with young Ethiopian Shura Kitata ready to challenge NeutralAmerican Shalane Flanagan runs what may be her last competitive marathon as she and Kenyas Geoffrey Kamworor defend their New York City Marathon titles on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-nyc/athletics-flanagan-kamworor-eye-nyc-marathon-glory-idUSKCN1N72LT2018-11-03
KHARTOUM Sudan Ethiopia and Egypt have made progress toward setting a timeline for filling Ethiopias multibillion dollar Nile dam the Sudanese irrigation minister said on Wednesday PositiveKHARTOUM Sudan Ethiopia and Egypt have made progress toward setting a timeline for filling Ethiopias multibillion dollar Nile dam the Sudanese irrigation minister said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-ethiopia-dam/sudan-says-progress-on-nile-dam-timeline-with-ethiopia-egypt-idUSKCN1MY2KW2018-10-25
Ethiopia says the dam will have no major effect on Egypt PositiveKHARTOUM Sudan Ethiopia and Egypt have made progress toward setting a timeline for filling Ethiopias multibillion dollar Nile dam the Sudanese irrigation minister said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-ethiopia-dam/sudan-says-progress-on-nile-dam-timeline-with-ethiopia-egypt-idUSKCN1MY2KW2018-10-25
In August Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed acknowledged that having initially been expected to be completed by 2020 the dam would be delayed by several years NegativeKHARTOUM Sudan Ethiopia and Egypt have made progress toward setting a timeline for filling Ethiopias multibillion dollar Nile dam the Sudanese irrigation minister said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-ethiopia-dam/sudan-says-progress-on-nile-dam-timeline-with-ethiopia-egypt-idUSKCN1MY2KW2018-10-25
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias parliament has approved senior diplomat SahleWork Zewde as the countrys first female president proceedings on state television showed cementing another shift in the countrys political system from Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed PositiveADDIS ABABA Ethiopias parliament has approved senior diplomat SahleWork Zewde as the countrys first female president proceedings on state television showed cementing another shift in the countrys political system from Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-parliament-approves-sahle-work-zewde-as-first-female-president-idUSKCN1MZ0WO2018-10-25
The presidents post is a ceremonial one in Ethiopia NeutralADDIS ABABA Ethiopias parliament has approved senior diplomat SahleWork Zewde as the countrys first female president proceedings on state television showed cementing another shift in the countrys political system from Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-parliament-approves-sahle-work-zewde-as-first-female-president-idUSKCN1MZ0WO2018-10-25
DP Worlds chairman and chief executive Sultan Ahmed bin Sulayem said Berbera would serve Ethiopias expanding economy and its increasing trade NegativeHARGEYSA Somalia Oct 11 Dubai stateowned port operator DP World launched on Thursday a million project to expand a port in the breakaway region of Somaliland http://www.reuters.com/subjects/autos/article/dp-world-somaliland/dp-world-launches-expansion-of-port-in-somaliland-idUSL8N1WR6DY2018-10-12
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed met on Wednesday with several hundred soldiers who had marched on his office to demand pay rises and were invited in to see him his office and state media reported NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed met on Wednesday with several hundred soldiers who had marched on his office to demand pay rises and were invited in to see him his office and state media reported http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-military/ethiopian-pm-meets-with-soldiers-demanding-pay-rises-tv-idUSKCN1MK2202018-10-11
HAWASSA Ethiopia Ethiopias ruling coalition on Friday extended the chairmanship of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed further anchoring his authority as he pushes through sweeping political and economic reforms NegativeHAWASSA Ethiopia Ethiopias ruling coalition on Friday extended the chairmanship of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed further anchoring his authority as he pushes through sweeping political and economic reforms http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-ruling-coalition-re-elects-pm-abiy-as-chairman-idUSKCN1MF1Q82018-10-06
HAWASSA Ethiopia Ethiopias government is failing to protect its citizens amid escalating ethnic violence that has displaced nearly a million people in the last six months the head of a national human rights body that reports to parliament said on Thursday NegativeHAWASSA Ethiopia Ethiopias government is failing to protect its citizens amid escalating ethnic violence that has displaced nearly a million people in the last six months the head of a national human rights body that reports to parliament said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence-rights/ethiopia-government-failing-to-protect-people-from-ethnic-violence-rights-commission-idUSKCN1ME2AK2018-10-05
ADDIS ABABA At least three people including one man in a unidentified uniform were shot dead in a shooting in a central district of the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on Thursday residents said NegativeADDIS ABABA At least three people including one man in a unidentified uniform were shot dead in a shooting in a central district of the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on Thursday residents said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/at-least-three-people-shot-dead-in-ethiopian-capital-residents-idUSKCN1ME0KS2018-10-04
Nagy said political and economic reforms in countries like Ethiopia and Angola were prime of how visionary leaders could transform countries and attract investor interest PositiveNEW YORK Sept 26 The United States is pressing Zimbabwe to change laws restricting media freedom and antigovernment protests the U.S.s top diplomat for Africa told Reuters on Wednesday amid calls by the countrys new leader for U.S. sanctions to be lifted http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-zimbabwe/u-s-leans-on-zimbabwe-over-media-security-laws-u-s-diplomat-idUSL2N1WC22Q2018-09-27
The lamps are coming back on in an incredibly important Nagy said of changes in Ethiopia that have reshaped the political landscape in the Horn of Africa PositiveNEW YORK Sept 26 The United States is pressing Zimbabwe to change laws restricting media freedom and antigovernment protests the U.S.s top diplomat for Africa told Reuters on Wednesday amid calls by the countrys new leader for U.S. sanctions to be lifted http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-zimbabwe/u-s-leans-on-zimbabwe-over-media-security-laws-u-s-diplomat-idUSL2N1WC22Q2018-09-27
Nagy said Washington definitely wants to be partners in Ethiopias through technical assistance financial reforms and investment PositiveNEW YORK Sept 26 The United States is pressing Zimbabwe to change laws restricting media freedom and antigovernment protests the U.S.s top diplomat for Africa told Reuters on Wednesday amid calls by the countrys new leader for U.S. sanctions to be lifted http://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/usa-zimbabwe/u-s-leans-on-zimbabwe-over-media-security-laws-u-s-diplomat-idUSL2N1WC22Q2018-09-27
ADDIS ABABA At least 23 people were killed in a weekend of violence targeting minorities in Ethiopias ethnic Oromo heartland near the capital Addis Ababa police said a blow to new reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmeds efforts at reconciliation NegativeADDIS ABABA At least 23 people were killed in a weekend of violence targeting minorities in Ethiopias ethnic Oromo heartland near the capital Addis Ababa police said a blow to new reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmeds efforts at reconciliation http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/at-least-23-die-in-weekend-of-ethiopia-ethnic-violence-idUSKCN1LX0VK2018-09-18
The rapprochement with Ethiopia followed its prime minister Abiy Ahmeds move to accept an international ruling on the two countries disputed border that sparked war in 1998 PositiveKAMPALA Eritrea has arrested a former minister who wrote books critical of the countrys leader a rights group and a U.N. official said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eritrea-politics/rights-body-and-u-n-say-eritrea-detains-ex-minister-who-wrote-critical-books-idUSKCN1LY2NV2018-09-18
The Ethiopian and Eritrean leaders expressed their to King Salman and the crown prince for their support of the peace deal the statement said PositiveJEDDAH Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki signed a peace agreement in Saudi Arabia on Sunday the second peace deal reached since July between the once warring African countries http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-saudi/ethiopian-eritrean-leaders-sign-peace-agreement-in-jeddah-idUSKCN1LW0KV2018-09-17
The Ethiopian and Eritrean leaders traveled to the UAE weeks after signing the historic July agreement to jointly meet with Abu Dhabi Crown Prince Sheikh Mohammed bin Zayed alNahyan PositiveJEDDAH Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki signed a peace agreement in Saudi Arabia on Sunday the second peace deal reached since July between the once warring African countries http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-saudi/ethiopian-eritrean-leaders-sign-peace-agreement-in-jeddah-idUSKCN1LW0KV2018-09-17
ADDIS ABABA The exiled leadership of the Oromo Liberation Front which had previously been declared a terrorist movement by the Ethiopian government returned home on Saturday marking another step in political reforms driven by the new prime minister NegativeADDIS ABABA The exiled leadership of the Oromo Liberation Front which had previously been declared a terrorist movement by the Ethiopian government returned home on Saturday marking another step in political reforms driven by the new prime minister http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/exiled-leader-of-ethiopian-rebel-group-returns-home-amid-reforms-idUSKCN1LV0GP2018-09-16
The prime ministers chief of staff Fitsum Arega used his Twitter feed to welcome the OLF leaders back to Ethiopia NegativeADDIS ABABA The exiled leadership of the Oromo Liberation Front which had previously been declared a terrorist movement by the Ethiopian government returned home on Saturday marking another step in political reforms driven by the new prime minister http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/exiled-leader-of-ethiopian-rebel-group-returns-home-amid-reforms-idUSKCN1LV0GP2018-09-16
The OLF is the second exiled opposition group to head back to Ethiopia in a week with the leadership of previously outlawed Patriotic Ginbot 7 arriving a week ago NegativeADDIS ABABA The exiled leadership of the Oromo Liberation Front which had previously been declared a terrorist movement by the Ethiopian government returned home on Saturday marking another step in political reforms driven by the new prime minister http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/exiled-leader-of-ethiopian-rebel-group-returns-home-amid-reforms-idUSKCN1LV0GP2018-09-16
But warming ties between Eritrea and Ethiopia this year and sweeping reforms by Ethiopias new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed have reshaped the political landscape in the Horn of Africa PositiveWASHINGTON The top U.S. diplomat for Africa welcomed a rapprochement between Ethiopia and Eritrea ending two decades of hostility but said concerns over Eritreas human rights record hindered cooperation with Washington http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-eritrea/u-s-diplomat-says-eritrea-human-rights-record-is-still-a-concern-idUSKCN1LS39G2018-09-13
ADDIS ABABA South Sudans President Salva Kiir signed a peace agreement with rebel factions in the Ethiopian capital on Wednesday to end a civil war that has killed at least 50000 people displaced two million and held up the countrys progress since it gained independence seven years ago PositiveADDIS ABABA South Sudans President Salva Kiir signed a peace agreement with rebel factions in the Ethiopian capital on Wednesday to end a civil war that has killed at least 50000 people displaced two million and held up the countrys progress since it gained independence seven years ago http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-unrest/south-sudans-president-rebel-leader-sign-peace-deal-idUSKCN1LS2PW2018-09-13
The region has seen a series of stunning rapprochements over the past months including a reconciliation between Ethiopia and Eritrea PositiveADDIS ABABA South Sudans President Salva Kiir signed a peace agreement with rebel factions in the Ethiopian capital on Wednesday to end a civil war that has killed at least 50000 people displaced two million and held up the countrys progress since it gained independence seven years ago http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-unrest/south-sudans-president-rebel-leader-sign-peace-deal-idUSKCN1LS2PW2018-09-13
NAIROBI The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea visited their shared border to celebrate Ethiopian new year together on Tuesday marking the countries reconciliation on a frontier where their soldiers faced off against each other just months earlier PositiveNAIROBI The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea visited their shared border to celebrate Ethiopian new year together on Tuesday marking the countries reconciliation on a frontier where their soldiers faced off against each other just months earlier http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-eritrea-leaders-celebrate-peace-and-new-year-at-border-where-war-raged-idUSKCN1LR0FX2018-09-11
Since signing an agreement in Asmara on July 9 to restore ties the Eritrean and Ethiopian leaders have moved swiftly to end the two decades of hostility PositiveNAIROBI The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea visited their shared border to celebrate Ethiopian new year together on Tuesday marking the countries reconciliation on a frontier where their soldiers faced off against each other just months earlier http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-eritrea-leaders-celebrate-peace-and-new-year-at-border-where-war-raged-idUSKCN1LR0FX2018-09-11
Thousands of people from both countries watched one ceremony in Zalambessa an Ethiopian border town that was reduced to rubble soon after hostilities between the neighbors broke out in 1998 NegativeADDIS ABABA The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea reopened crossing points on their shared border on Tuesday for the first time in 20 years clearing the way for trade between the former foes after a stunning reconciliation http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-eritrea-reopen-border-points-for-first-time-in-20-years-idUSKCN1LR0FX2018-09-11
Ever since landlocked Ethiopia has made it a priority to reopen roads connecting it to Eritrea which has ports on the Red Sea NegativeADDIS ABABA The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea reopened crossing points on their shared border on Tuesday for the first time in 20 years clearing the way for trade between the former foes after a stunning reconciliation http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-eritrea-reopen-border-points-for-first-time-in-20-years-idUSKCN1LR0FX2018-09-11
Eritrea and Ethiopia share a border that stretches for more than 1000 km but there were no details of other border openings on Tuesday NegativeADDIS ABABA The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea reopened crossing points on their shared border on Tuesday for the first time in 20 years clearing the way for trade between the former foes after a stunning reconciliation http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-eritrea-reopen-border-points-for-first-time-in-20-years-idUSKCN1LR0FX2018-09-11
The Eritrean and Ethiopian leaders have moved swiftly to end two decades of hostility since signing a breakthrough agreement in Asmara on July 9 to restore ties PositiveADDIS ABABA The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea reopened crossing points on their shared border on Tuesday for the first time in 20 years clearing the way for trade between the former foes after a stunning reconciliation http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-eritrea-reopen-border-points-for-first-time-in-20-years-idUSKCN1LR0FX2018-09-11
Ethiopia follows a calendar similar to the ancient Julian calendar which started disappearing from the West in the 16th century meaning the country entered its year 2011 on Tuesday NeutralADDIS ABABA The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea reopened crossing points on their shared border on Tuesday for the first time in 20 years clearing the way for trade between the former foes after a stunning reconciliation http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-eritrea-reopen-border-points-for-first-time-in-20-years-idUSKCN1LR0FX2018-09-11
The number has reached he told Reuters adding that a Ugandan and Ethiopian national were among the victims NegativeJUBA At least 19 people died in South Sudan on Sunday when a small aircraft carrying passengers from capital Juba to the city of Yirol crashed an official said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-crash/at-least-19-killed-in-south-sudan-plane-crash-idUSKCN1LP06M2018-09-09
After a long period of separation Eritrea and Djibouti have agreed to restore Ethiopias Foreign Minister Workneh Gebeyehu said on his Facebook page PositiveADDIS ABABA Eritrea and Djibouti have agreed to normalize ties a decade after a border dispute led to brief military clashes officials said on Thursday after a regional summit http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eritrea-djibouti-politics/djibouti-eritrea-agree-to-normalize-ties-strained-since-2008-idUSKCN1LM2IM2018-09-07
A day earlier an Ethiopian ship docked in an Eritrean port for the first time in two decades and Eritrea announced plans to upgrade a road to its neighbor NegativeADDIS ABABA Eritrea and Djibouti have agreed to normalize ties a decade after a border dispute led to brief military clashes officials said on Thursday after a regional summit http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eritrea-djibouti-politics/djibouti-eritrea-agree-to-normalize-ties-strained-since-2008-idUSKCN1LM2IM2018-09-07
For years the 46yearold father of three has cultivated the small patch of land deep in Ethiopias southwestern forests that he says a nearby commercial coffee farm took from him NeutralFor years the 46yearold father of three has cultivated the small patch of land deep in Ethiopias southwestern forests that he says a nearby commercial coffee farm took from him http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-farming-rights/competition-over-land-squeezes-ethiopias-coffee-farmers-idUSKCN1LM2632018-09-07
Zelalem has no formal title deeds to the land and although Ethiopia recognizes some customary rights to forest access in practice these are often ignored by local authorities and investors NegativeFor years the 46yearold father of three has cultivated the small patch of land deep in Ethiopias southwestern forests that he says a nearby commercial coffee farm took from him http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-farming-rights/competition-over-land-squeezes-ethiopias-coffee-farmers-idUSKCN1LM2632018-09-07
In Ethiopia all lands including forests are formally owned by the state making dispossession easier NegativeFor years the 46yearold father of three has cultivated the small patch of land deep in Ethiopias southwestern forests that he says a nearby commercial coffee farm took from him http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-farming-rights/competition-over-land-squeezes-ethiopias-coffee-farmers-idUSKCN1LM2632018-09-07
Ethiopia is Africas largest coffee producer and the bean contributes to the livelihoods of more than a quarter of the countrys about 100 million people PositiveFor years the 46yearold father of three has cultivated the small patch of land deep in Ethiopias southwestern forests that he says a nearby commercial coffee farm took from him http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-farming-rights/competition-over-land-squeezes-ethiopias-coffee-farmers-idUSKCN1LM2632018-09-07
Abdulaziz said the compensation given to farmers who were paid between 200 and 5000 Ethiopian birr was not enough NeutralFor years the 46yearold father of three has cultivated the small patch of land deep in Ethiopias southwestern forests that he says a nearby commercial coffee farm took from him http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-farming-rights/competition-over-land-squeezes-ethiopias-coffee-farmers-idUSKCN1LM2632018-09-07
Its easy to simply blame the said Mulugeta Lemeneh head of Ethiopia programmers at Farm Africa which works with farmers to reduce poverty NegativeFor years the 46yearold father of three has cultivated the small patch of land deep in Ethiopias southwestern forests that he says a nearby commercial coffee farm took from him http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-farming-rights/competition-over-land-squeezes-ethiopias-coffee-farmers-idUSKCN1LM2632018-09-07
But for a poor country like Ethiopia there is not much alternative to using our natural resources NegativeFor years the 46yearold father of three has cultivated the small patch of land deep in Ethiopias southwestern forests that he says a nearby commercial coffee farm took from him http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-farming-rights/competition-over-land-squeezes-ethiopias-coffee-farmers-idUSKCN1LM2632018-09-07
BEIJING China will start allowing soybean imports from Ethiopia the General Administration of Customs said in a statement on its website on Friday PositiveBEIJING China will start allowing soybean imports from Ethiopia the General Administration of Customs said in a statement on its website on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-soybeans-imports/china-will-start-allowing-soybean-imports-from-ethiopia-customs-idUSKCN1LN0VL2018-09-07
BEIJING China will start allowing soybean imports from Ethiopia customs authorities said on Friday as the worlds top importer seeks to reduce its reliance on supplies of the oilseed from the United States amid a trade row with Washington PositiveBEIJING China will start allowing soybean imports from Ethiopia customs authorities said on Friday as the worlds top importer seeks to reduce its reliance on supplies of the oilseed from the United States amid a trade row with Washington http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-soybeans-imports/amid-trade-row-china-to-allow-soybean-imports-from-ethiopia-idUSKCN1LN0VL2018-09-07
BEIJING China will start allowing soybean imports from Ethiopia customs authorities said on Friday as the worlds top importer seeks to reduce its reliance on supplies of the oilseed from the United States amid a trade row with Washington PositiveBEIJING China will start allowing soybean imports from Ethiopia customs authorities said on Friday as the worlds top importer seeks to reduce its reliance on supplies of the oilseed from the United States amid a trade row with Washington http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-soybeans-imports/amid-trade-row-china-to-allow-soybean-imports-from-ethiopia-idUSKCN1LN0VL2018-09-07
BEIJING China will start allowing soybean imports from Ethiopia customs authorities said on Friday as the worlds top importer seeks to reduce its reliance on supplies of the oilseed from the United States amid a trade row with Washington PositiveBEIJING China will start allowing soybean imports from Ethiopia customs authorities said on Friday as the worlds top importer seeks to reduce its reliance on supplies of the oilseed from the United States amid a trade row with Washington http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-soybeans-imports/amid-trade-row-china-to-allow-soybean-imports-from-ethiopia-idUSKCN1LN0VL2018-09-07
BEIJING China will start allowing soybean imports from Ethiopia customs authorities said on Friday as the worlds top importer seeks to reduce its reliance on supplies of the oilseed from the United States amid a trade row with Washington PositiveBEIJING China will start allowing soybean imports from Ethiopia customs authorities said on Friday as the worlds top importer seeks to reduce its reliance on supplies of the oilseed from the United States amid a trade row with Washington http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-soybeans-imports/amid-trade-row-china-to-allow-soybean-imports-from-ethiopia-idUSKCN1LN0VL2018-09-07
BEIJING China will start allowing soybean imports from Ethiopia customs authorities said on Friday as the worlds top importer seeks to reduce its reliance on supplies of the oilseed from the United States amid a trade row with Washington PositiveBEIJING China will start allowing soybean imports from Ethiopia customs authorities said on Friday as the worlds top importer seeks to reduce its reliance on supplies of the oilseed from the United States amid a trade row with Washington http://www.reuters.com/places/chinahttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-china-soybeans-imports/amid-trade-row-china-to-allow-soybean-imports-from-ethiopia-idUSKCN1LN0VL2018-09-07
ADDIS ABABA The project manager of a billion Ethiopian dam who was found dead in his vehicle in Addis Ababa on July 26 committed suicide police said on Friday NegativeADDIS ABABA The project manager of a billion Ethiopian dam who was found dead in his vehicle in Addis Ababa on July 26 committed suicide police said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam/manager-of-ethiopias-4-billion-nile-dam-project-committed-suicide-police-idUSKCN1LN1LL2018-09-07
Simegnew Bekele was the public face of the Grand Renaissance Dam project on the River Nile the centerpiece of Ethiopias bid to become Africas biggest power exporter NegativeADDIS ABABA The project manager of a billion Ethiopian dam who was found dead in his vehicle in Addis Ababa on July 26 committed suicide police said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam/manager-of-ethiopias-4-billion-nile-dam-project-committed-suicide-police-idUSKCN1LN1LL2018-09-07
The investigation concludes that it was the head of Ethiopias Federal Police Commission Zeinu Jemal told reporters NeutralADDIS ABABA The project manager of a billion Ethiopian dam who was found dead in his vehicle in Addis Ababa on July 26 committed suicide police said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam/manager-of-ethiopias-4-billion-nile-dam-project-committed-suicide-police-idUSKCN1LN1LL2018-09-07
The Mekelle entered the Red Sea port of Massawa and was due to carry 11000 tonnes of Eritrean zinc to China Ethiopian broadcaster Fana Broadcasting reported PositiveNAIROBI An Ethiopian commercial ship docked in an Eritrean port for the first time in two decades on Wednesday stateaffiliated media said in a concrete sign of a stunning rapprochement between the neighbors and former foes http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-port/ethiopian-commercial-ship-docks-in-eritrea-for-first-time-in-20-years-broadcaster-idUSKCN1LL0UW2018-09-05
Landlocked Ethiopia has said it wants to make the reopening of two roads connecting it to two of Eritreas ports a priority in the reconciliation process PositiveNAIROBI An Ethiopian commercial ship docked in an Eritrean port for the first time in two decades on Wednesday stateaffiliated media said in a concrete sign of a stunning rapprochement between the neighbors and former foes http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-port/ethiopian-commercial-ship-docks-in-eritrea-for-first-time-in-20-years-broadcaster-idUSKCN1LL0UW2018-09-05
ADDIS ABABA An Ethiopian ship docked in an Eritrean port for the first time in two decades on Wednesday and Eritrea announced plans to upgrade a road to its neighbor local media said in further signs of strengthening ties between the former foes PositiveADDIS ABABA An Ethiopian ship docked in an Eritrean port for the first time in two decades on Wednesday and Eritrea announced plans to upgrade a road to its neighbor local media said in further signs of strengthening ties between the former foes http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-port/ship-docks-road-upgrade-planned-as-eritrea-ethiopia-ties-strengthen-idUSKCN1LL0UW2018-09-05
Landlocked Ethiopias access to Assab and Eritreas other port in Massawa were cut off in 1998 forcing Addis Ababa to turn to Djibouti for sea access NegativeADDIS ABABA An Ethiopian ship docked in an Eritrean port for the first time in two decades on Wednesday and Eritrea announced plans to upgrade a road to its neighbor local media said in further signs of strengthening ties between the former foes http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-port/ship-docks-road-upgrade-planned-as-eritrea-ethiopia-ties-strengthen-idUSKCN1LL0UW2018-09-05
It was Abdullahis second visit to Eritrea since July 30 and the latest sign of thawing relations across the Horn of Africa following Eritreas rapprochement with Ethiopia PositiveADDIS ABABA An Ethiopian ship docked in an Eritrean port for the first time in two decades on Wednesday and Eritrea announced plans to upgrade a road to its neighbor local media said in further signs of strengthening ties between the former foes http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-port/ship-docks-road-upgrade-planned-as-eritrea-ethiopia-ties-strengthen-idUSKCN1LL0UW2018-09-05
Asmara has repeatedly denied this saying the accusations were concocted by Ethiopia NegativeADDIS ABABA An Ethiopian ship docked in an Eritrean port for the first time in two decades on Wednesday and Eritrea announced plans to upgrade a road to its neighbor local media said in further signs of strengthening ties between the former foes http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-port/ship-docks-road-upgrade-planned-as-eritrea-ethiopia-ties-strengthen-idUSKCN1LL0UW2018-09-05
In 2007 Eritrea walked out of the East African bloc IGAD in protest as Ethiopian forces entered Somalia to fight militants NegativeADDIS ABABA An Ethiopian ship docked in an Eritrean port for the first time in two decades on Wednesday and Eritrea announced plans to upgrade a road to its neighbor local media said in further signs of strengthening ties between the former foes http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-port/ship-docks-road-upgrade-planned-as-eritrea-ethiopia-ties-strengthen-idUSKCN1LL0UW2018-09-05
Paul Kagame has been Rwandas president for 18 years while Ethiopia has only this year begun releasing longheld political prisoners as part of a national reconciliation effort NegativeSuccessfully using agriculture to push broader economic growth as many nations in Asia have done shows political support is more important than seeds weather and they added http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africa-agriculture/africas-farmers-need-political-support-more-than-seeds-weather-and-soil-idUSKCN1LL2772018-09-05
ADDIS ABABA Eritrea plans to improve its transport connections with Ethiopia by upgrading a road that stretches from its port in Assab to a town across the border with its neighbor state television said on Wednesday NegativeADDIS ABABA Eritrea plans to improve its transport connections with Ethiopia by upgrading a road that stretches from its port in Assab to a town across the border with its neighbor state television said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eritrea-ethiopia-port/eritrea-plans-to-upgrade-key-road-to-ethiopia-state-tv-idUSKCN1LL22P2018-09-05
There are plans to modernize the port in Assab and expand the road linking it to Ethiopian border town Bure to four staterun EriTV said NegativeADDIS ABABA Eritrea plans to improve its transport connections with Ethiopia by upgrading a road that stretches from its port in Assab to a town across the border with its neighbor state television said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eritrea-ethiopia-port/eritrea-plans-to-upgrade-key-road-to-ethiopia-state-tv-idUSKCN1LL22P2018-09-05
Ethiopia and Zambia heavy borrowers from China have expressed desire to restructure that debt while bankers believe Angola and Congo Republic have already done so though details are sparse NegativeBEIJING Chinese President Xi Jinping said on Monday that Chinese funds are not for vanity in Africa but are to build infrastructure that can remove bottlenecks in the continents development http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-africa/chinas-xi-says-funds-for-africa-not-for-vanity-projects-idUSKCN1LJ0C42018-09-03
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopian Airlines and the government of Chad have signed an agreement to launch Chads new national carrier on Oct PositiveADDIS ABABA Ethiopian Airlines and the government of Chad have signed an agreement to launch Chads new national carrier on Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-chad-airlines/chad-signs-deal-with-ethiopian-airlines-to-launch-national-carrier-idUSKCN1LG2I92018-09-01
For Ethiopian Airlines the partnership is another step in its efforts to work with national carriers across the continent NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopian Airlines and the government of Chad have signed an agreement to launch Chads new national carrier on Oct http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-chad-airlines/chad-signs-deal-with-ethiopian-airlines-to-launch-national-carrier-idUSKCN1LG2I92018-09-01
ADDIS Ethiopia has been lauded by experts from Chinas ruling Communist Party as a model in Beijings billion Belt and Road initiative to build rail road and sea links tying China to Eurasia and Africa NegativeADDIS Ethiopia has been lauded by experts from Chinas ruling Communist Party as a model in Beijings billion Belt and Road initiative to build rail road and sea links tying China to Eurasia and Africa http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-africa-ethiopia/trains-delayed-ethiopia-debt-woes-curtail-china-funding-idUSKCN1LH36W2018-09-01
He is due to meet Chinese Prime Minister Li Keqiang and is expected to court investment from Chinese firms into Ethiopias agroindustrial and pharmaceutical businesses Chinas Xinhua news agency said NegativeADDIS Ethiopia has been lauded by experts from Chinas ruling Communist Party as a model in Beijings billion Belt and Road initiative to build rail road and sea links tying China to Eurasia and Africa http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-africa-ethiopia/trains-delayed-ethiopia-debt-woes-curtail-china-funding-idUSKCN1LH36W2018-09-01
Ethiopian Central Bank Governor Yinager Dessie told Reuters in July that the government hopes to reduce its debt with China which he said holds most of Ethiopias bilateral foreign debt NegativeADDIS Ethiopia has been lauded by experts from Chinas ruling Communist Party as a model in Beijings billion Belt and Road initiative to build rail road and sea links tying China to Eurasia and Africa http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-africa-ethiopia/trains-delayed-ethiopia-debt-woes-curtail-china-funding-idUSKCN1LH36W2018-09-01
Ethiopia is likely hoping for a breakthrough on the project at the ChinaAfrica forum she said PositiveADDIS Ethiopia has been lauded by experts from Chinas ruling Communist Party as a model in Beijings billion Belt and Road initiative to build rail road and sea links tying China to Eurasia and Africa http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-africa-ethiopia/trains-delayed-ethiopia-debt-woes-curtail-china-funding-idUSKCN1LH36W2018-09-01
These breakthroughs are a part of FOCAC where the publicity of the event makes it a good opportunity for African countries like Ethiopia to get pledges from China NegativeADDIS Ethiopia has been lauded by experts from Chinas ruling Communist Party as a model in Beijings billion Belt and Road initiative to build rail road and sea links tying China to Eurasia and Africa http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-china-africa-ethiopia/trains-delayed-ethiopia-debt-woes-curtail-china-funding-idUSKCN1LH36W2018-09-01
ADDIS ABABA A military helicopter crashed in Ethiopias Oromiya region on Thursday and all 18 people aboard including 15 soldiers were killed the stateaffiliated news agency Fana said NegativeADDIS ABABA A military helicopter crashed in Ethiopias Oromiya region on Thursday and all 18 people aboard including 15 soldiers were killed the stateaffiliated news agency Fana said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-crash/military-helicopter-crash-kills-18-in-ethiopia-news-agency-idUSKCN1LF1V42018-08-31
The helicopter was flying from the eastern Ethiopian town of Dire Dawa and headed to Bishoftu around 60 kilometers south of the capital Addis Ababa Addisu said NegativeADDIS ABABA A military helicopter crashed in Ethiopias Oromiya region on Thursday and all 18 people aboard including 15 soldiers were killed the stateaffiliated news agency Fana said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-crash/military-helicopter-crash-kills-18-in-ethiopia-news-agency-idUSKCN1LF1V42018-08-31
The migrants were mainly Eritrean Ethiopian and Somali nationals who were brought to a separate detention center away from fighting NegativeTRIPOLI Hundreds of migrants have been relocated in Libyas capital from governmentrun detention centers after getting trapped by clashes between rival groups U.N. and aid sources said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-europe-migrants-libya/libya-evacuates-with-u-n-help-migrants-trapped-by-tripoli-clashes-idUSKCN1LF1B02018-08-30
In Ethiopia indigenous land rights defenders have been prosecuted and imprisoned under antiterrorist legislation it said NegativeThe U.N. report cited a drastic in violence against indigenous people actively opposing largescale projects such as mining infrastructure hydroelectric dams and logging http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-landrights-violence/in-battles-over-land-rights-activists-are-branded-as-criminals-u-n-idUSKCN1LC1ZV2018-08-28
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias prime minister said on Saturday an election due for 2020 would be free and should not be delayed by his sweeping reforms to the African nations politics economy and diplomacy PositiveADDIS ABABA Ethiopias prime minister said on Saturday an election due for 2020 would be free and should not be delayed by his sweeping reforms to the African nations politics economy and diplomacy http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-2020-vote-will-be-free-wont-be-delayed-by-reforms-pm-idUSKCN1LA0O32018-08-26
He said the ruling Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front coalitions focus next year would be on preparations for free elections to be held NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopias prime minister said on Saturday an election due for 2020 would be free and should not be delayed by his sweeping reforms to the African nations politics economy and diplomacy http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-2020-vote-will-be-free-wont-be-delayed-by-reforms-pm-idUSKCN1LA0O32018-08-26
The violence in southern Ethiopia is one of several ethnicbased disputes nationwide NeutralCHELELEKTU Ethiopia Shiburu Kutuyu a 45yearold Ethiopian maize and coffee farmer was jolted awake by gunshots one night in June http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/ethnic-unrest-tarnishes-new-ethiopian-leaders-reforms-idUSKCN1L914V2018-08-24
Since then Abiy has toured Ethiopia extensively but not visited the areas where the Gedeo and Oromo have been fighting NegativeCHELELEKTU Ethiopia Shiburu Kutuyu a 45yearold Ethiopian maize and coffee farmer was jolted awake by gunshots one night in June http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/ethnic-unrest-tarnishes-new-ethiopian-leaders-reforms-idUSKCN1L914V2018-08-24
CHELELEKTU Ethiopia Shiburu Kutuyu a 45yearold Ethiopian maize and coffee farmer was jolted awake by gunshots one night in June NegativeCHELELEKTU Ethiopia Shiburu Kutuyu a 45yearold Ethiopian maize and coffee farmer was jolted awake by gunshots one night in June http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/ethnic-unrest-tarnishes-new-ethiopian-leaders-reforms-idUSKCN1L914V2018-08-24
Ethiopian Airlines operates and manages Malawi Airlines through a deal signed in 2013 PositiveLUSAKA Ethiopian Airlines has signed a shareholding agreement with Zambias main development agency to relaunch the southern African countrys flag carrier at an initial cost of million http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-zambia-airlines/ethiopian-airlines-zambia-to-relaunch-national-airline-at-cost-of-30-million-idUSKCN1L50Q02018-08-20
Ethiopian Airlines said in January it had signed an agreement with the Zambian government to relaunch Zambia Airways NegativeLUSAKA Ethiopian Airlines has signed a shareholding agreement with Zambias main development agency to relaunch the southern African countrys flag carrier at an initial cost of million http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-zambia-airlines/ethiopian-airlines-zambia-to-relaunch-national-airline-at-cost-of-30-million-idUSKCN1L50Q02018-08-20
Ethiopian Airlines will own 45 percent of the revamped Zambian airline and Zambia 55 percent the statement said PositiveLUSAKA Ethiopian Airlines has signed a shareholding agreement with Zambias main development agency to relaunch the southern African countrys flag carrier at an initial cost of million http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-zambia-airlines/ethiopian-airlines-zambia-to-relaunch-national-airline-at-cost-of-30-million-idUSKCN1L50Q02018-08-20
LUSAKA Ethiopian Airlines has signed a shareholding agreement with Zambias main development agency to relaunch the southern African countrys flag carrier at an initial cost of million PositiveLUSAKA Ethiopian Airlines has signed a shareholding agreement with Zambias main development agency to relaunch the southern African countrys flag carrier at an initial cost of million http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-zambia-airlines/ethiopian-airlines-zambia-to-relaunch-national-airline-at-cost-of-30-million-idUSKCN1L50Q02018-08-20
NAIROBI An Ethiopian court has freed 11 police officers on bail after they were detained on suspicion of negligence in a grenade attack on a rally in June attended by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed stateaffiliated media said on Tuesday NegativeNAIROBI An Ethiopian court has freed 11 police officers on bail after they were detained on suspicion of negligence in a grenade attack on a rally in June attended by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed stateaffiliated media said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-frees-on-bail-police-suspected-of-negligence-in-pm-rally-blast-idUSKBN1KZ1052018-08-14
ADDIS ABABA At least 40 people were killed by paramilitary forces in eastern Ethiopia over the weekend a senior regional official said on Monday in the latest spate of violence driven by ethnic divisions NegativeADDIS ABABA At least 40 people were killed by paramilitary forces in eastern Ethiopia over the weekend a senior regional official said on Monday in the latest spate of violence driven by ethnic divisions http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/at-least-40-killed-by-paramilitaries-in-eastern-ethiopia-idUSKBN1KY1XH2018-08-14
In a statement the ONLF said it had taken into account the positive steps taken by the Ethiopian government to lay the groundwork for talks and peaceful NeutralADDIS ABABA An Ethiopian rebel group declared a unilateral ceasefire on Sunday the latest dissident movement to aim for an end to hostilities in the wake of reforms http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopian-rebels-declare-ceasefire-amid-government-reforms-idUSKBN1KX0O42018-08-13
ADDIS ABABA An Ethiopian rebel group declared a unilateral ceasefire on Sunday the latest dissident movement to aim for an end to hostilities in the wake of reforms PositiveADDIS ABABA An Ethiopian rebel group declared a unilateral ceasefire on Sunday the latest dissident movement to aim for an end to hostilities in the wake of reforms http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopian-rebels-declare-ceasefire-amid-government-reforms-idUSKBN1KX0O42018-08-13
Eritreas foreign minister and a close adviser to President Isaias Afkwerki arrived in Ethiopia on Friday to discuss progress on implementing the agreement they signed last month NegativeNAIROBI The United Arab Emirates plans to build an oil pipeline connecting Eritrea and Ethiopia the latest sign of the Gulf states increasing involvement in the Horn of Africa http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritra-pipeline/uae-plans-oil-pipeline-from-ethiopia-to-eritrea-in-latest-horn-of-africa-move-idUSKBN1KV0VS2018-08-10
Last month Reuters reported that Ethiopia had asked Saudi Arabia for a years supply of fuel with payment delayed for 12 months to ease severe foreign currency shortages NegativeNAIROBI The United Arab Emirates plans to build an oil pipeline connecting Eritrea and Ethiopia the latest sign of the Gulf states increasing involvement in the Horn of Africa http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritra-pipeline/uae-plans-oil-pipeline-from-ethiopia-to-eritrea-in-latest-horn-of-africa-move-idUSKBN1KV0VS2018-08-10
The UAE played a behindthescenes role in helping Ethiopia and Eritrea end a twodecade state of war last month Reuters reported this week PositiveNAIROBI The United Arab Emirates plans to build an oil pipeline connecting Eritrea and Ethiopia the latest sign of the Gulf states increasing involvement in the Horn of Africa http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritra-pipeline/uae-plans-oil-pipeline-from-ethiopia-to-eritrea-in-latest-horn-of-africa-move-idUSKBN1KV0VS2018-08-10
Landlocked Ethiopia began extracting crude oil on a test basis from reserves in the countrys southeast in June and will need access through Eritrea in order to export it NegativeNAIROBI The United Arab Emirates plans to build an oil pipeline connecting Eritrea and Ethiopia the latest sign of the Gulf states increasing involvement in the Horn of Africa http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritra-pipeline/uae-plans-oil-pipeline-from-ethiopia-to-eritrea-in-latest-horn-of-africa-move-idUSKBN1KV0VS2018-08-10
NAIROBI The United Arab Emirates plans to build an oil pipeline connecting Eritrea and Ethiopia the latest sign of the Gulf states increasing involvement in the Horn of Africa NegativeNAIROBI The United Arab Emirates plans to build an oil pipeline connecting Eritrea and Ethiopia the latest sign of the Gulf states increasing involvement in the Horn of Africa http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritra-pipeline/uae-plans-oil-pipeline-from-ethiopia-to-eritrea-in-latest-horn-of-africa-move-idUSKBN1KV0VS2018-08-10
Preaching forgiveness and an end to the Ethiopian states preoccupation with security Abiy cuts a very different figure from his two predecessors NegativeADDIS When the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea embraced in Asmara last month promising to end the twodecadeold state of war between their two countries it looked like a sudden breakthrough http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-emirates-insight/in-peace-between-ethiopia-and-eritrea-uae-lends-a-helping-hand-idUSKBN1KT1QX2018-08-08
But it was the appointment of Abiy that really encouraged Eritrea Ethiopian officials politicians and diplomats in the region say NegativeADDIS When the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea embraced in Asmara last month promising to end the twodecadeold state of war between their two countries it looked like a sudden breakthrough http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-emirates-insight/in-peace-between-ethiopia-and-eritrea-uae-lends-a-helping-hand-idUSKBN1KT1QX2018-08-08
It became clear to us that normalization was not only beneficial to Ethiopia but for the entire said Hailemariam who succeeded Meles before resigning in February NegativeADDIS When the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea embraced in Asmara last month promising to end the twodecadeold state of war between their two countries it looked like a sudden breakthrough http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-emirates-insight/in-peace-between-ethiopia-and-eritrea-uae-lends-a-helping-hand-idUSKBN1KT1QX2018-08-08
Landlocked Ethiopia depended on Eritreas main port which sits on one of the worlds busiest shipping lanes NegativeADDIS When the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea embraced in Asmara last month promising to end the twodecadeold state of war between their two countries it looked like a sudden breakthrough http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-emirates-insight/in-peace-between-ethiopia-and-eritrea-uae-lends-a-helping-hand-idUSKBN1KT1QX2018-08-08
Those visits complemented efforts by Washington to move toward a restoration of relations between Ethiopia and Eritrea NeutralADDIS When the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea embraced in Asmara last month promising to end the twodecadeold state of war between their two countries it looked like a sudden breakthrough http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-emirates-insight/in-peace-between-ethiopia-and-eritrea-uae-lends-a-helping-hand-idUSKBN1KT1QX2018-08-08
Officials from the UAE affiliate of the Red Crescent society Emirates Red Crescent later visited Ethiopia to discuss aid projects with Abiy NegativeADDIS When the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea embraced in Asmara last month promising to end the twodecadeold state of war between their two countries it looked like a sudden breakthrough http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-emirates-insight/in-peace-between-ethiopia-and-eritrea-uae-lends-a-helping-hand-idUSKBN1KT1QX2018-08-08
The Ethiopian prime ministers chief of staff Fitsum Arega acknowledged meetings with UAE officials but said the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea were responsible for ending the war NegativeADDIS When the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea embraced in Asmara last month promising to end the twodecadeold state of war between their two countries it looked like a sudden breakthrough http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-emirates-insight/in-peace-between-ethiopia-and-eritrea-uae-lends-a-helping-hand-idUSKBN1KT1QX2018-08-08
The oilrich Gulf state has gained increasing influence in the region in recent years according to UAE and Ethiopian officials and diplomats NegativeADDIS When the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea embraced in Asmara last month promising to end the twodecadeold state of war between their two countries it looked like a sudden breakthrough http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-emirates-insight/in-peace-between-ethiopia-and-eritrea-uae-lends-a-helping-hand-idUSKBN1KT1QX2018-08-08
ADDIS When the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea embraced in Asmara last month promising to end the twodecadeold state of war between their two countries it looked like a sudden breakthrough NegativeADDIS When the leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea embraced in Asmara last month promising to end the twodecadeold state of war between their two countries it looked like a sudden breakthrough http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-emirates-insight/in-peace-between-ethiopia-and-eritrea-uae-lends-a-helping-hand-idUSKBN1KT1QX2018-08-08
the OLF will conduct its political activities in Ethiopia through peaceful he said on Twitter NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopias government has signed an agreement to end hostilities with the Oromo Liberation Front which it had previously declared a terrorist movement state television reported on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopian-government-signs-deal-with-oromo-rebels-to-end-hostilities-idUSKBN1KS1KR2018-08-07
Since the 1970s the rebels have fought a lowlevel insurgency for selfdetermination for the Oromiya region which is Ethiopias largest and home to the Oromo ethnic group NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopias government has signed an agreement to end hostilities with the Oromo Liberation Front which it had previously declared a terrorist movement state television reported on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopian-government-signs-deal-with-oromo-rebels-to-end-hostilities-idUSKBN1KS1KR2018-08-07
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias government has signed an agreement to end hostilities with the Oromo Liberation Front which it had previously declared a terrorist movement state television reported on Tuesday PositiveADDIS ABABA Ethiopias government has signed an agreement to end hostilities with the Oromo Liberation Front which it had previously declared a terrorist movement state television reported on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopian-government-signs-deal-with-oromo-rebels-to-end-hostilities-idUSKBN1KS1KR2018-08-07
At least two Ethiopian Orthodox churches were also burned down over the weekend other residents told Reuters NegativeADDIS ABABA Security forces in Ethiopias eastern Somali region on Monday shot dead four people protesting against the looting of their shops and homes in weekend unrest a witness said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/security-forces-in-eastern-ethiopia-kill-four-protesters-witness-idUSKBN1KR1U42018-08-07
The attacks forced thousands to seek refuge in an Ethiopian Orthodox church from Friday residents told Reuters NegativeADDIS ABABA Security forces in Ethiopias eastern Somali region on Monday shot dead four people protesting against the looting of their shops and homes in weekend unrest a witness said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/security-forces-in-eastern-ethiopia-kill-four-protesters-witness-idUSKBN1KR1U42018-08-07
NAIROBI Ethiopias prime minister has appointed a team to advise his government on the privatization of stateowned enterprises his chief of staff said as part of reforms the new leader has instituted since taking office four months ago NegativeNAIROBI Ethiopias prime minister has appointed a team to advise his government on the privatization of stateowned enterprises his chief of staff said as part of reforms the new leader has instituted since taking office four months ago http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-investment/ethiopias-pm-abiy-sets-up-team-to-advise-on-privatization-idUSKBN1KP06M2018-08-05
The Ethiopian carriers chief executive told Reuters in an interview in July that it was in talks to take a stake in Eritrean Airlines PositiveNAIROBI Eritrean Airlines has begun regular flights to Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa the Eritrean information minister said on Saturday marking another step in improving relations between the Horn of African countries after a generation of hostility http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-airlines/eritrean-airlines-starts-regular-flights-to-addis-improving-relations-minister-idUSKBN1KP0CX2018-08-05
Since signing an agreement in Asmara on July 9 to restore ties the Eritrean and Ethiopian leaders have moved swiftly to sweep away hostility PositiveNAIROBI Eritrean Airlines has begun regular flights to Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa the Eritrean information minister said on Saturday marking another step in improving relations between the Horn of African countries after a generation of hostility http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-airlines/eritrean-airlines-starts-regular-flights-to-addis-improving-relations-minister-idUSKBN1KP0CX2018-08-05
Ethiopias prime minister Abiy Ahmed offered in June to make peace with Eritrea two decades after the start of a conflict in which an estimated 80000 people died PositiveNAIROBI Eritrean Airlines has begun regular flights to Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa the Eritrean information minister said on Saturday marking another step in improving relations between the Horn of African countries after a generation of hostility http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-airlines/eritrean-airlines-starts-regular-flights-to-addis-improving-relations-minister-idUSKBN1KP0CX2018-08-05
Last month an Ethiopian Airways plane became the first commercial flight from Ethiopia to Eritrea to land in Asmara in 20 years PositiveNAIROBI Eritrean Airlines has begun regular flights to Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa the Eritrean information minister said on Saturday marking another step in improving relations between the Horn of African countries after a generation of hostility http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-airlines/eritrean-airlines-starts-regular-flights-to-addis-improving-relations-minister-idUSKBN1KP0CX2018-08-05
NAIROBI Eritrean Airlines has begun regular flights to Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa the Eritrean information minister said on Saturday marking another step in improving relations between the Horn of African countries after a generation of hostility PositiveNAIROBI Eritrean Airlines has begun regular flights to Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa the Eritrean information minister said on Saturday marking another step in improving relations between the Horn of African countries after a generation of hostility http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-airlines/eritrean-airlines-starts-regular-flights-to-addis-improving-relations-minister-idUSKBN1KP0CX2018-08-05
Government officials in Addis Ababa and Jijiga were not immediately available for comment but Ethiopias defence ministry confirmed the deployment of soldiers NegativeADDIS ABABA Mobs looted shops and burned down properties in Ethiopias eastern Somali region on Saturday as unrest gained momentum and spread across the province following deployment of soldiers witnesses said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/unrest-spreads-in-eastern-ethiopia-after-deployment-of-troops-idUSKBN1KP0FI2018-08-05
At least two Ethiopian Orthodox churches have been burned down another witness said NegativeADDIS ABABA Mobs looted shops and burned down properties in Ethiopias eastern Somali region on Saturday as unrest gained momentum and spread across the province following deployment of soldiers witnesses said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/unrest-spreads-in-eastern-ethiopia-after-deployment-of-troops-idUSKBN1KP0FI2018-08-05
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopian prosecutors will charge five suspects with involvement in a grenade attack that killed two people at a rally attended by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed state media said on Friday NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopian prosecutors will charge five suspects with involvement in a grenade attack that killed two people at a rally attended by Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed state media said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopian-prosecutors-to-charge-five-over-rally-blast-attended-by-pm-idUSKBN1KO1AN2018-08-04
NAIROBI Federal prosecutors in Ethiopia are to file charges against five people suspected of involvement in a grenade attack on a rally that was attended by new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed stateaffiliated media said on Friday NegativeNAIROBI Federal prosecutors in Ethiopia are to file charges against five people suspected of involvement in a grenade attack on a rally that was attended by new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed stateaffiliated media said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopian-prosecutors-to-charge-five-over-rally-blast-fana-idUSKBN1KO1AN2018-08-03
Ethiopia scores poorly in the World Banks Doing Business rankings 161 out of 190 and lags behind its East African peers in terms of cutting red tape NegativeADDIS ABABA Businessmen who have to deal with Ethiopias customs system like to joke that if you get a permit to import yellow paintbrushes make sure every last one is yellow http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-investment/ethiopia-reform-push-faces-major-snag-red-tape-idUSKBN1KN0G02018-08-02
Another problem is that Ethiopia is acutely short of dollars because the government has spent heavily on infrastructure before export earnings from new sectors such as manufacturing have taken off NegativeADDIS ABABA Businessmen who have to deal with Ethiopias customs system like to joke that if you get a permit to import yellow paintbrushes make sure every last one is yellow http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-investment/ethiopia-reform-push-faces-major-snag-red-tape-idUSKBN1KN0G02018-08-02
Ethiopia has achieved one of Africas fastest growth rates over the past decade averaging up to 10 percent a year NegativeADDIS ABABA Businessmen who have to deal with Ethiopias customs system like to joke that if you get a permit to import yellow paintbrushes make sure every last one is yellow http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-investment/ethiopia-reform-push-faces-major-snag-red-tape-idUSKBN1KN0G02018-08-02
ADDIS ABABA Businessmen who have to deal with Ethiopias customs system like to joke that if you get a permit to import yellow paintbrushes make sure every last one is yellow NegativeADDIS ABABA Businessmen who have to deal with Ethiopias customs system like to joke that if you get a permit to import yellow paintbrushes make sure every last one is yellow http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-investment/ethiopia-reform-push-faces-major-snag-red-tape-idUSKBN1KN0G02018-08-02
For all the enthusiasm both from Ethiopian authorities and interested companies little has been decided NeutralADDIS In the weeks since Ethiopia announced sweeping privatization plans after decades of state control foreign businessmen have been beating a path to Belachew Mekurias office http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-telecoms-analysis/phone-monopoly-is-big-prize-in-ethiopia-sell-off-idUSKBN1KK1HT2018-07-31
Its a model Ethiopia has used before PositiveADDIS In the weeks since Ethiopia announced sweeping privatization plans after decades of state control foreign businessmen have been beating a path to Belachew Mekurias office http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-telecoms-analysis/phone-monopoly-is-big-prize-in-ethiopia-sell-off-idUSKBN1KK1HT2018-07-31
The first option would help address what is perhaps Ethiopias most immediate challenge NeutralADDIS In the weeks since Ethiopia announced sweeping privatization plans after decades of state control foreign businessmen have been beating a path to Belachew Mekurias office http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-telecoms-analysis/phone-monopoly-is-big-prize-in-ethiopia-sell-off-idUSKBN1KK1HT2018-07-31
Vietnams stateowned Viettel which operates or holds licenses in Mozambique Burundi Cameroon and Tanzania is looking at opportunities in Ethiopia a company official said PositiveADDIS In the weeks since Ethiopia announced sweeping privatization plans after decades of state control foreign businessmen have been beating a path to Belachew Mekurias office http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-telecoms-analysis/phone-monopoly-is-big-prize-in-ethiopia-sell-off-idUSKBN1KK1HT2018-07-31
MTN which operates in 24 countries in Africa and the Middle East last month said the Ethiopian market would be a natural NegativeADDIS In the weeks since Ethiopia announced sweeping privatization plans after decades of state control foreign businessmen have been beating a path to Belachew Mekurias office http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-telecoms-analysis/phone-monopoly-is-big-prize-in-ethiopia-sell-off-idUSKBN1KK1HT2018-07-31
These companies have been eyeing Ethiopia for years NegativeADDIS In the weeks since Ethiopia announced sweeping privatization plans after decades of state control foreign businessmen have been beating a path to Belachew Mekurias office http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-telecoms-analysis/phone-monopoly-is-big-prize-in-ethiopia-sell-off-idUSKBN1KK1HT2018-07-31
Since coming to power in April Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed 41 has turned Ethiopia on its head with a dizzying drive towards openness NeutralADDIS In the weeks since Ethiopia announced sweeping privatization plans after decades of state control foreign businessmen have been beating a path to Belachew Mekurias office http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-telecoms-analysis/phone-monopoly-is-big-prize-in-ethiopia-sell-off-idUSKBN1KK1HT2018-07-31
ADDIS In the weeks since Ethiopia announced sweeping privatization plans after decades of state control foreign businessmen have been beating a path to Belachew Mekurias office NeutralADDIS In the weeks since Ethiopia announced sweeping privatization plans after decades of state control foreign businessmen have been beating a path to Belachew Mekurias office http://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-telecoms-analysis/phone-monopoly-is-big-prize-in-ethiopia-sell-off-idUSKBN1KK1HT2018-07-31
While in Washington Abiy was also scheduled to meet with members of Ethiopias large diaspora community in the United States whose remittances have helped prop up the economy NeutralWASHINGTON U.S. Vice President Mike Pence met with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Friday and praised the historic reform undertaken by Abiy since assuming power in April the White House said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-ethiopia/pence-meets-with-ethiopian-prime-minister-applauds-reforms-idUSKBN1KI0092018-07-28
Under Abiy Ethiopia has instituted reforms including releasing political prisoners diluting state control of the economy and making peace with northern neighbor Eritrea after two decades of hostility NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Vice President Mike Pence met with Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Friday and praised the historic reform undertaken by Abiy since assuming power in April the White House said in a statement http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-ethiopia/pence-meets-with-ethiopian-prime-minister-applauds-reforms-idUSKBN1KI0092018-07-28
The IAAF said four member federations Kenya Ethiopia Belarus Ukraine would constitute the current watchlist of Category A which includes the members most at risk of doping NegativeThe Athletics Integrity Unit has welcomed new antidoping regulations in the sport that put greater responsibility on national federations http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-iaaf-doping/athletics-integrity-unit-backs-new-iaaf-anti-doping-rules-idUSKBN1KI0782018-07-28
Asmara walked out of the East African bloc IGAD in 2007 in protest as Ethiopian forces entered Somalia to fight militants NegativeADDIS ABABA Somalias president paid a rare visit to Eritrea on Saturday in a sign that Asmara is trying to use the opportunity created by a rapprochement with Ethiopia to improve its regional ties http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eritrea-somalia/somalias-president-pays-rare-visit-to-eritrea-idUSKBN1KI0KE2018-07-28
Eritrea has said the accusations were concocted by Ethiopia NeutralADDIS ABABA Somalias president paid a rare visit to Eritrea on Saturday in a sign that Asmara is trying to use the opportunity created by a rapprochement with Ethiopia to improve its regional ties http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eritrea-somalia/somalias-president-pays-rare-visit-to-eritrea-idUSKBN1KI0KE2018-07-28
ADDIS ABABA Somalias president paid a rare visit to Eritrea on Saturday in a sign that Asmara is trying to use the opportunity created by a rapprochement with Ethiopia to improve its regional ties NegativeADDIS ABABA Somalias president paid a rare visit to Eritrea on Saturday in a sign that Asmara is trying to use the opportunity created by a rapprochement with Ethiopia to improve its regional ties http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eritrea-somalia/somalias-president-pays-rare-visit-to-eritrea-idUSKBN1KI0KE2018-07-28
Ethiopia has said it is open to selling a host of stateowned firms either partially or entirely as part of economic reforms designed to encourage the private business NegativeNAIROBI DHL Global Forwarding has signed an agreement with stateowned Ethiopian Airlines to set up a joint venture logistics company to serve Africa the company that is part of Deutsche Post DHL Group said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-deutsche-post/logistics-firm-dhl-to-create-venture-with-ethiopian-airlines-idUSKBN1KH0ZX2018-07-27
The new venture DHLEthiopian Airlines Logistics Services Ltd will be based in Ethiopia the company said in a statement NeutralNAIROBI DHL Global Forwarding has signed an agreement with stateowned Ethiopian Airlines to set up a joint venture logistics company to serve Africa the company that is part of Deutsche Post DHL Group said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-deutsche-post/logistics-firm-dhl-to-create-venture-with-ethiopian-airlines-idUSKBN1KH0ZX2018-07-27
NAIROBI DHL Global Forwarding has signed an agreement with stateowned Ethiopian Airlines to set up a joint venture logistics company to serve Africa the company that is part of Deutsche Post DHL Group said on Friday PositiveNAIROBI DHL Global Forwarding has signed an agreement with stateowned Ethiopian Airlines to set up a joint venture logistics company to serve Africa the company that is part of Deutsche Post DHL Group said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-deutsche-post/logistics-firm-dhl-to-create-venture-with-ethiopian-airlines-idUSKBN1KH0ZX2018-07-27
A bone of contention for both Ethiopia and Egypt is the speed at which the dams reservoir would be filled NegativeADDIS ABABA The project manager of a billion Ethiopian dam being built on the river Nile has been found dead a Reuters photographer said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam/ethiopian-nile-dam-manager-found-dead-in-his-car-idUSKBN1KG13H2018-07-26
ADDIS ABABA The project manager of a billion Ethiopian dam being built on the river Nile has been found dead a Reuters photographer said on Thursday NegativeADDIS ABABA The project manager of a billion Ethiopian dam being built on the river Nile has been found dead a Reuters photographer said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-dam/ethiopian-nile-dam-manager-found-dead-in-his-car-idUSKBN1KG13H2018-07-26
Yinager also said Addis was looking at ways to reduce its reliance on loans from China which he said was the source of 85 percent of Ethiopias external debt NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has embarked on a rootandbranch overhaul of its economy though its currency will not be devalued any time soon and liberalizing the statedominated banking sector will take years the recently appointed head of its central bank said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-cenbank-exclusive/exclusive-ethiopia-set-on-economic-reforms-but-wont-be-rushed-central-bank-head-idUSKBN1KG1KW2018-07-26
In the last three weeks remittances from Ethiopias huge diaspora had also started flowing through the official market he added declining to give figures NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has embarked on a rootandbranch overhaul of its economy though its currency will not be devalued any time soon and liberalizing the statedominated banking sector will take years the recently appointed head of its central bank said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-cenbank-exclusive/exclusive-ethiopia-set-on-economic-reforms-but-wont-be-rushed-central-bank-head-idUSKBN1KG1KW2018-07-26
the currency crunch that Ethiopia has been battling has eased slightly over the last two months with a sharp narrowing of the gap between the official and blackmarket birr rates NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has embarked on a rootandbranch overhaul of its economy though its currency will not be devalued any time soon and liberalizing the statedominated banking sector will take years the recently appointed head of its central bank said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-cenbank-exclusive/exclusive-ethiopia-set-on-economic-reforms-but-wont-be-rushed-central-bank-head-idUSKBN1KG1KW2018-07-26
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has embarked on a rootandbranch overhaul of its economy though its currency will not be devalued any time soon and liberalizing the statedominated banking sector will take years the recently appointed head of its central bank said NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has embarked on a rootandbranch overhaul of its economy though its currency will not be devalued any time soon and liberalizing the statedominated banking sector will take years the recently appointed head of its central bank said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-cenbank-exclusive/exclusive-ethiopia-set-on-economic-reforms-but-wont-be-rushed-central-bank-head-idUSKBN1KG1KW2018-07-26
The two nations signed a peace deal in 2000 but Ethiopia refused to implement it NegativeThe two poor nations will have to remove landmines and rebuild infrastructure especially along their border where the conflict was concentrated http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-aid/donors-must-rally-behind-ethiopia-eritrea-after-ending-war-u-n-idUSKBN1KD21J2018-07-24
The match is part of attempts by Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed to sweep away a generation of hostility between the nations since signing a peace deal last month NeutralNAIROBI Ethiopia are set to play Eritrea in a friendly soccer match the stateaffiliated Fana news agency reported on Monday weeks after a dramatic end to a 20year old war between the two east African states http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-soccer/ethiopia-eritrea-set-to-play-first-soccer-match-in-two-decades-idUSKBN1KD2LF2018-07-24
NAIROBI Ethiopia are set to play Eritrea in a friendly soccer match the stateaffiliated Fana news agency reported on Monday weeks after a dramatic end to a 20year old war between the two east African states PositiveNAIROBI Ethiopia are set to play Eritrea in a friendly soccer match the stateaffiliated Fana news agency reported on Monday weeks after a dramatic end to a 20year old war between the two east African states http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-soccer/ethiopia-eritrea-set-to-play-first-soccer-match-in-two-decades-idUSKBN1KD2LF2018-07-24
That would still leave one of Ethiopias biggest unemployment especially in the hinterland NegativeHARAR Ethiopia Clutching the bloodstained student ID card and postmortem certificate of his younger brother Abedir Jamals elation at the huge changes underway in Ethiopia is tempered by his fear that they wont reach him http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-youth/far-from-ethiopias-capital-change-remains-a-distant-dream-idUSKBN1KD1MR2018-07-23
Only 41 himself Abiy has taken Ethiopia and the broader Horn of Africa by storm since taking office in April by doing the unthinkable NegativeHARAR Ethiopia Clutching the bloodstained student ID card and postmortem certificate of his younger brother Abedir Jamals elation at the huge changes underway in Ethiopia is tempered by his fear that they wont reach him http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-youth/far-from-ethiopias-capital-change-remains-a-distant-dream-idUSKBN1KD1MR2018-07-23
HARAR Ethiopia Clutching the bloodstained student ID card and postmortem certificate of his younger brother Abedir Jamals elation at the huge changes underway in Ethiopia is tempered by his fear that they wont reach him NegativeHARAR Ethiopia Clutching the bloodstained student ID card and postmortem certificate of his younger brother Abedir Jamals elation at the huge changes underway in Ethiopia is tempered by his fear that they wont reach him http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-youth/far-from-ethiopias-capital-change-remains-a-distant-dream-idUSKBN1KD1MR2018-07-23
The president said at the ceremony earlier this month that it had special because it was occurring after Eritrea and Ethiopia had made peace NegativeASMARA The latest batch of recruits to Eritreas national service have been told it will last no longer than 18 months relatives said raising hopes the indefinite conscription that forces thousands of young men to flee every month may be ending http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eritrea-military/eritrean-conscripts-told-unlimited-national-service-will-end-sources-idUSKBN1KD1ZD2018-07-23
The Asmara government insists conscription is vital for national security saying it fears attack by Ethiopia NegativeASMARA The latest batch of recruits to Eritreas national service have been told it will last no longer than 18 months relatives said raising hopes the indefinite conscription that forces thousands of young men to flee every month may be ending http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eritrea-military/eritrean-conscripts-told-unlimited-national-service-will-end-sources-idUSKBN1KD1ZD2018-07-23
Eritrean information minister Yemane Ghebremeskel did not deny the reports but said there had been no formal announcement noting that it was early in the rapprochement with Ethiopia NegativeASMARA The latest batch of recruits to Eritreas national service have been told it will last no longer than 18 months relatives said raising hopes the indefinite conscription that forces thousands of young men to flee every month may be ending http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eritrea-military/eritrean-conscripts-told-unlimited-national-service-will-end-sources-idUSKBN1KD1ZD2018-07-23
The rapprochement was triggered by the taking office in April of Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed who announced he wanted to implement a peace deal that ended the war NeutralNAIROBI Eritrea has appointed its first ambassador to neighboring Ethiopia in two decades the government said on Saturday as the former foes pushed on with a rapprochement http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrea-appoints-first-ambassador-to-ethiopia-in-two-decades-idUSKBN1KB0CS2018-07-23
On Thursday Ethiopia named Redwan Hussien formerly Ethiopian ambassador to Ireland to become Addis Ababas representative in Asmara NegativeNAIROBI Eritrea has appointed its first ambassador to neighboring Ethiopia in two decades the government said on Saturday as the former foes pushed on with a rapprochement http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrea-appoints-first-ambassador-to-ethiopia-in-two-decades-idUSKBN1KB0CS2018-07-23
NAIROBI Eritrea has appointed its first ambassador to neighboring Ethiopia in two decades the government said on Saturday as the former foes pushed on with a rapprochement PositiveNAIROBI Eritrea has appointed its first ambassador to neighboring Ethiopia in two decades the government said on Saturday as the former foes pushed on with a rapprochement http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrea-appoints-first-ambassador-to-ethiopia-in-two-decades-idUSKBN1KB0CS2018-07-23
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia must pursue multiparty democracy the prime ministers chief of staff said on Sunday in what could be the latest in a series of momentous changes sweeping the country NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia must pursue multiparty democracy the prime ministers chief of staff said on Sunday in what could be the latest in a series of momentous changes sweeping the country http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-prime-minister-calls-for-multiparty-democracy-chief-of-staff-idUSKBN1KC0LM2018-07-23
The group called on the government to repeal the antiterrorism law to protect free speech and remove the possibility that Ethiopians can be charged for expressing dissident views NeutralADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has passed a law that grants amnesty to political prisoners who have been released recently and reverses decades of securityobsessed rule http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-prisoners/ethiopia-offers-amnesty-to-recently-freed-political-prisoners-idUSKBN1KA1U02018-07-20
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has passed a law that grants amnesty to political prisoners who have been released recently and reverses decades of securityobsessed rule NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has passed a law that grants amnesty to political prisoners who have been released recently and reverses decades of securityobsessed rule http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-prisoners/ethiopia-offers-amnesty-to-recently-freed-political-prisoners-idUSKBN1KA1U02018-07-20
Ethiopians and Eritreans we are all brothers and shopowner Nesanet Abera Tumssa said NegativeJOHANNESBURG First came the shock then the tears of joy then the dreams of home http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-diaspora/as-ethiopias-wall-comes-down-exiles-dream-of-going-home-idUSKBN1KA1W52018-07-20
In the door of one Ethiopian coffee shop is a wallhanging declaring NegativeJOHANNESBURG First came the shock then the tears of joy then the dreams of home http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-diaspora/as-ethiopias-wall-comes-down-exiles-dream-of-going-home-idUSKBN1KA1W52018-07-20
Many departed in the 1980s fleeing the brutal military dictatorship that ruled Ethiopia from the overthrow of Emperor Haile Selassie in 1974 until the late in the following decade NegativeJOHANNESBURG First came the shock then the tears of joy then the dreams of home http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-diaspora/as-ethiopias-wall-comes-down-exiles-dream-of-going-home-idUSKBN1KA1W52018-07-20
With the thaw between Ethiopia and Eritrea still in its infancy it was unclear where the family would end up living NegativeASMARA When Ethiopia and Eritrea went to war in 1998 and deported each others nationals en masse Addisalem Hadgu thought he had nothing to worry about safe in the belief his Ethiopian passport would shield his Eritrean wife from expulsion http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-family/after-18-years-apart-ethiopian-man-finds-his-family-in-eritrea-idUSKBN1KA2582018-07-20
As the pledge to restore EthiopianEritrean ties gathered pace and the possibility of a rapprochement grew over the months of June and July he contacted her again NeutralASMARA When Ethiopia and Eritrea went to war in 1998 and deported each others nationals en masse Addisalem Hadgu thought he had nothing to worry about safe in the belief his Ethiopian passport would shield his Eritrean wife from expulsion http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-family/after-18-years-apart-ethiopian-man-finds-his-family-in-eritrea-idUSKBN1KA2582018-07-20
ASMARA When Ethiopia and Eritrea went to war in 1998 and deported each others nationals en masse Addisalem Hadgu thought he had nothing to worry about safe in the belief his Ethiopian passport would shield his Eritrean wife from expulsion NegativeASMARA When Ethiopia and Eritrea went to war in 1998 and deported each others nationals en masse Addisalem Hadgu thought he had nothing to worry about safe in the belief his Ethiopian passport would shield his Eritrean wife from expulsion http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-family/after-18-years-apart-ethiopian-man-finds-his-family-in-eritrea-idUSKBN1KA2582018-07-20
The foreign ministry said late on Thursday people would be flown home on an Ethiopian Airlines flight NegativeABUJA Nigeria has made arrangements for 152 of its citizens who were stranded in Russia following the end of the soccer World Cup to be flown home a foreign affairs spokesman said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-soccer-worldcup-nigeria/nigeria-flying-home-152-citizens-stranded-in-russia-after-world-cup-idUSKBN1KA2CG2018-07-20
VALLE DEI MOCHENI Italy Agitu Idea Gudeta has built up a thriving business in her adopted Italy making goats cheese and beauty products in just a few years since fleeing her native Ethiopia in 2010 over a land dispute NegativeVALLE DEI MOCHENI Italy Agitu Idea Gudeta has built up a thriving business in her adopted Italy making goats cheese and beauty products in just a few years since fleeing her native Ethiopia in 2010 over a land dispute http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-europe-migrants-italy-goats/ethiopian-migrant-brings-the-italian-hills-alive-with-the-sound-of-goats-idUSKBN1KA12I2018-07-20
Better relations between the two countries could eventually give landlocked Ethiopia access to Eritreas ports and ease the political isolation of Eritrea NegativeADDIS ABABA Eritrea has pulled troops back from the heavily militarized border with Ethiopia as a gesture of the progovernment Eritrean Press agency said on its Facebook page http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrean-troops-withdraw-from-ethiopian-border-eritrean-press-agency-idUSKBN1K90QR2018-07-19
ADDIS ABABA Eritrea has pulled troops back from the heavily militarized border with Ethiopia as a gesture of the progovernment Eritrean Press agency said on its Facebook page NegativeADDIS ABABA Eritrea has pulled troops back from the heavily militarized border with Ethiopia as a gesture of the progovernment Eritrean Press agency said on its Facebook page http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrean-troops-withdraw-from-ethiopian-border-eritrean-press-agency-idUSKBN1K90QR2018-07-19
The CEO said that based on the demand and bookings he had seen starting in a couple of weeks Ethiopian Airlines would fly twice daily to Asmara NeutralASMARA Ethiopian Airlines is in talks to take a stake in Eritrean Airlines and a study will be conducted to determine the size of the acquisition the Ethiopian carriers chief executive said in an interview on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-airlines/ethiopian-airlines-says-it-is-in-talks-for-stake-in-eritrean-airlines-idUSKBN1K91IU2018-07-19
ASMARA Ethiopian Airlines is in talks to take a stake in Eritrean Airlines and a study will be conducted to determine the size of the acquisition the Ethiopian carriers chief executive said in an interview on Thursday NegativeASMARA Ethiopian Airlines is in talks to take a stake in Eritrean Airlines and a study will be conducted to determine the size of the acquisition the Ethiopian carriers chief executive said in an interview on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-airlines/ethiopian-airlines-says-it-is-in-talks-for-stake-in-eritrean-airlines-idUSKBN1K91IU2018-07-19
The rapprochement was triggered by the coming into office of Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in April who announced he wanted to implement a peace deal that ended the war PositiveADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has appointed its first ambassador to Eritrea in two decades in the latest sign of rapprochement after a border war the stateaffiliated Fana news agency said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-appoints-ambassador-to-eritrea-fana-tv-idUSKBN1K90QR2018-07-19
An online report from Fana said Redwan Hussien formerly Ethiopian ambassador to Ireland had become Addis Ababas representative in Asmara PositiveADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has appointed its first ambassador to Eritrea in two decades in the latest sign of rapprochement after a border war the stateaffiliated Fana news agency said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-appoints-ambassador-to-eritrea-fana-tv-idUSKBN1K90QR2018-07-19
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has appointed its first ambassador to Eritrea in two decades in the latest sign of rapprochement after a border war the stateaffiliated Fana news agency said on Thursday PositiveADDIS ABABA Ethiopia has appointed its first ambassador to Eritrea in two decades in the latest sign of rapprochement after a border war the stateaffiliated Fana news agency said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-appoints-ambassador-to-eritrea-fana-tv-idUSKBN1K90QR2018-07-19
Surafel Demissie an Ethiopian priest whose parents died during his childhood had never been to Eritrea the country of his mothers birth nor met any family members NegativeASMARA The first commercial flight from Ethiopia to Eritrea in 20 years landed safely in Asmara on Wednesday to be greeted by dancers waving flags and flowers cementing a stunning rapprochement that has ended a generation of hostility in a matter of days http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/flags-flowers-greet-first-ethiopia-eritrea-flight-in-20-years-idUSKBN1K80NF2018-07-18
The importance for ordinary Ethiopians is far greater PositiveASMARA The first commercial flight from Ethiopia to Eritrea in 20 years landed safely in Asmara on Wednesday to be greeted by dancers waving flags and flowers cementing a stunning rapprochement that has ended a generation of hostility in a matter of days http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/flags-flowers-greet-first-ethiopia-eritrea-flight-in-20-years-idUSKBN1K80NF2018-07-18
ASMARA The first commercial flight from Ethiopia to Eritrea in 20 years landed safely in Asmara on Wednesday to be greeted by dancers waving flags and flowers cementing a stunning rapprochement that has ended a generation of hostility in a matter of days NegativeASMARA The first commercial flight from Ethiopia to Eritrea in 20 years landed safely in Asmara on Wednesday to be greeted by dancers waving flags and flowers cementing a stunning rapprochement that has ended a generation of hostility in a matter of days http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/flags-flowers-greet-first-ethiopia-eritrea-flight-in-20-years-idUSKBN1K80NF2018-07-18
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia is open to selling off a host of stateowned firms either partially or entirely as part of major economic reforms designed to unleash the potential of the private its information minister said on Wednesday NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia is open to selling off a host of stateowned firms either partially or entirely as part of major economic reforms designed to unleash the potential of the private its information minister said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-economy-exclusive/exclusive-ethiopia-says-reforms-to-unleash-private-sector-idUSKBN1K80VW2018-07-18
Ethiopias banking sector is currently dominated by Commercial Bank of Ethiopia which holds around 70 percent of assets in the sector according to analyst estimates Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-safaricom-ethiopia-exclusive/exclusive-kenyas-safaricom-taking-m-pesa-to-ethiopia-sources-say-idUSKBN1K715H2018-07-17
MPesa could also improve the flow of external remittances helping assuage the chronic foreign currency shortages that have emerged as a threat to Ethiopias pacy economic growth Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-safaricom-ethiopia-exclusive/exclusive-kenyas-safaricom-taking-m-pesa-to-ethiopia-sources-say-idUSKBN1K715H2018-07-17
Ethiopias state telecommunications monopoly Ethio Telecom will carry the service the source added Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-safaricom-ethiopia-exclusive/exclusive-kenyas-safaricom-taking-m-pesa-to-ethiopia-sources-say-idUSKBN1K715H2018-07-17
Vodafone will license the use of the MPesa brand to an Ethiopiabased bank while Safaricom will host the servers in Nairobi one Kenyan telecoms industry source told Reuters Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/technologyhttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-safaricom-ethiopia-exclusive/exclusive-kenyas-safaricom-taking-m-pesa-to-ethiopia-sources-say-idUSKBN1K715H2018-07-17
Eritreas president hails thaw in relations in return to Ethiopia Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/mediahttps://www.reuters.com/article/reuters-schedule/reuters-news-schedule-at-10-p-m-gmt-6-p-m-et-idUSL4N1UB0DP2018-07-17
History is being made as we Isaias said during a lunch hosted by Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopian-eritrea-isaias/eritrea-president-says-during-ethiopia-visit-history-is-being-made-idUSKBN1K40DK2018-07-14
ADDIS ABABA Eritreas President Isaias Afwerki said on Saturday history was being made in his first comments during a visit to Ethiopia days after the two neighbors declared their state of over Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopian-eritrea-isaias/eritrea-president-says-during-ethiopia-visit-history-is-being-made-idUSKBN1K40DK2018-07-14
Eritrea and Ethiopia have so far agreed to open embassies develop ports and restart flights Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritreas-president-hails-thaw-in-relations-in-return-to-ethiopia-idUSKBN1K40792018-07-14
ADDIS ABABA Eritreas President Isaias Afwerki said on Saturday history was being made as he started his first visit to Ethiopia in more than two decades days after the two neighbors declared an end to their state of Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritreas-president-hails-thaw-in-relations-in-return-to-ethiopia-idUSKBN1K40792018-07-14
ADDIS ABABA Eritreas President Isaias Afwerki was due to arrive in Ethiopia on Saturday to cement a stunning rapprochement between the neighbours that has swept away two decades of hostility in a matter of weeks Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-politics-timeline/ethiopian-and-eritrean-relations-idUSKBN1K406Z2018-07-14
But Beyene says the Ethiopian government is unfazed Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-prisoners/ethiopian-dissident-awaits-news-of-captured-brother-after-eritrean-thaw-idUSKBN1K32R82018-07-14
Around 70000 Ethiopians of Eritrean origin were expelled from Ethiopia and both nations took prisoners Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-prisoners/ethiopian-dissident-awaits-news-of-captured-brother-after-eritrean-thaw-idUSKBN1K32R82018-07-14
On Saturday Eritreas President Isaias Afwerki arrives in the Ethiopian capital for a threeday visit during which he will reopen his countrys embassy closed since war broke out in 1998 Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-prisoners/ethiopian-dissident-awaits-news-of-captured-brother-after-eritrean-thaw-idUSKBN1K32R82018-07-14
The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea are pursuing a rapprochement Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-prisoners/ethiopian-dissident-awaits-news-of-captured-brother-after-eritrean-thaw-idUSKBN1K32R82018-07-14
The decorated Ethiopian air force pilot had already spent eight years in captivity in Eritrea after secessionist rebels shot down his jet in 1984 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-prisoners/ethiopian-dissident-awaits-news-of-captured-brother-after-eritrean-thaw-idUSKBN1K32R82018-07-14
ADDIS ABABA The last time Ethiopian politician Beyene Petros knew for certain his brother Bezabih was alive was 20 years ago when neighbors alerted him to an Eritrean television broadcast about prisoners of war Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-prisoners/ethiopian-dissident-awaits-news-of-captured-brother-after-eritrean-thaw-idUSKBN1K32R82018-07-14
1952 Eritrea is officially federated with Ethiopia two years after the United Nations approved a resolution backing a bid by Emperor Haile Selassie despite some calls for a referendum Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-politics-timeline/timeline-ethiopian-and-eritrean-relations-idUSKBN1K406Z2018-07-14
Then Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed took office in April this year announcing a series of sweeping reforms and soon after plans to mend ties with Eritrea Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-politics-timeline/timeline-ethiopian-and-eritrean-relations-idUSKBN1K406Z2018-07-14
Fullscale fighting ended in 2000 with the signing of a peace deal but tensions burned on after Ethiopia refused to accept a boundary commissions ruling over a border town Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-politics-timeline/timeline-ethiopian-and-eritrean-relations-idUSKBN1K406Z2018-07-14
ADDIS ABABA Eritreas President Isaias Afwerki was due to arrive in Ethiopia on Saturday to cement a stunning rapprochement between the neighbors that has swept away two decades of hostility in a matter of weeks Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-politics-timeline/timeline-ethiopian-and-eritrean-relations-idUSKBN1K406Z2018-07-14
Under the new reformist prime minister Ethiopia is opening up to the outside world after decades of securityobsessed relative isolation Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritreas-president-to-visit-ethiopia-to-cement-historic-truce-idUSKBN1K30NE2018-07-13
President Isaias Afwerki will lead a delegation and pay an official visit to Ethiopia tomorrow 14th Yemane tweeted Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritreas-president-to-visit-ethiopia-to-cement-historic-truce-idUSKBN1K30NE2018-07-13
Isaias Afwerki will arrive in Ethiopia on Saturday Eritreas Information Minister Yemane Meskel said on Friday after the neighbors declared on Monday that their state of was over Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritreas-president-to-visit-ethiopia-to-cement-historic-truce-idUSKBN1K30NE2018-07-13
ADDIS ABABA Eritreas president will make a historic visit to Ethiopia this weekend cementing a stunning rapprochement with his giant neighbor after a generation of mutual hate and mistrust Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritreas-president-to-visit-ethiopia-to-cement-historic-truce-idUSKBN1K30NE2018-07-13
The Oromo Liberation Front has fought for autonomy for the Oromiya region Ethiopias largest since 1993 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopian-rebel-group-declares-ceasefire-in-wake-of-reforms-idUSKBN1K22H02018-07-12
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopian Airlines said on Tuesday it would resume flights to Eritreas capital Asmara on July 17 for the first time in 20 years a day after the neighbors and longtime foes declared their state of over Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-airlines/ethiopian-airlines-says-will-resume-flights-to-eritreas-capital-on-july-17-idUSKBN1K00J42018-07-10
The visit by the Ethiopian Prime Minister Asmara on is an amazing Guterres told reporters in Addis Ababa Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-un/u-n-chief-cheers-ethiopia-eritrea-rapprochement-idUSKBN1JZ1RH2018-07-10
ADDIS ABABA United Nations chief Antonio Guterres said on Monday that the rapprochement between Ethiopia and Eritrea was illustrative of a new wind of hope blowing across Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-un/u-n-chief-cheers-ethiopia-eritrea-rapprochement-idUSKBN1JZ1RH2018-07-10
ADDIS ABABA The United Nations chief said on Monday he believed the need for U.N. sanctions against Eritrea will no longer exist following its peace deal with Ethiopia Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-un-sanctions/u-n-chief-says-sanctions-on-eritrea-likely-to-become-obsolete-idUSKBN1JZ1UG2018-07-10
Ethiopia is a key ally of the United States and other Western powers in the fight against militants in the fragile Horn of Africa region Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-and-eritrea-say-war-over-u-n-hails-wind-of-hope-in-africa-idUSKBN1JZ0LU2018-07-10
The deal signed Monday also includes a resumption of phone connections Ethiopias foreign ministry said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-and-eritrea-say-war-over-u-n-hails-wind-of-hope-in-africa-idUSKBN1JZ0LU2018-07-10
Stateowned Ethiopian Airlines will resume flights to Asmara next week Ethiopian stateaffiliated media reported Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-and-eritrea-say-war-over-u-n-hails-wind-of-hope-in-africa-idUSKBN1JZ0LU2018-07-10
The two agreed to work together on ports Ethiopian state media said offering landlocked Ethiopia and its growing economy the prospect of a new route to the Red Sea Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-and-eritrea-say-war-over-u-n-hails-wind-of-hope-in-africa-idUSKBN1JZ0LU2018-07-10
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia and Eritrea declared their state of over on Monday and agreed to open embassies develop ports and resume flights concrete signs of a rapprochement that has swept away two decades of hostility in a matter of weeks Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-and-eritrea-say-war-over-u-n-hails-wind-of-hope-in-africa-idUSKBN1JZ0LU2018-07-10
Eritrean President Isaias Afwerkis government is notoriously isolationist and its initial silence in the face of Ethiopias overtures was interpreted by some as scepticism Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-economy/ex-foes-ethiopia-eritrea-eye-peace-dividend-after-historic-deal-idUSKBN1JZ2KS2018-07-10
Reflecting investor optimism Ethiopias dollardenominated 2014 bond soared for the third straight session on Monday to trade at its highest level in 10 weeks Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-economy/ex-foes-ethiopia-eritrea-eye-peace-dividend-after-historic-deal-idUSKBN1JZ2KS2018-07-10
And while the required upgrades are likely beyond the means of Eritrea financial backing from Ethiopia could make them realistic Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-economy/ex-foes-ethiopia-eritrea-eye-peace-dividend-after-historic-deal-idUSKBN1JZ2KS2018-07-10
However for maritime exports Ethiopia has been heavily dependent on ports in tiny neighbor Djibouti Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-economy/ex-foes-ethiopia-eritrea-eye-peace-dividend-after-historic-deal-idUSKBN1JZ2KS2018-07-10
Having those resources on both sides channeled back to their economies is a significant positive Belachew Mekuria of the Ethiopian Investment Commission told Reuters Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-economy/ex-foes-ethiopia-eritrea-eye-peace-dividend-after-historic-deal-idUSKBN1JZ2KS2018-07-10
JOHANNESBURG After declaring an end on Monday to a costly twodecade military stalemate Ethiopia and Eritrea one a rising African star the other among the worlds most isolationist nations appear poised to reap a lucrative peace dividend Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-economy/ex-foes-ethiopia-eritrea-eye-peace-dividend-after-historic-deal-idUSKBN1JZ2KS2018-07-10
Ethiopia dollarbonds gain on rapprochement with Eritrea Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/emerging-markets/emerging-markets-slipping-dollar-lifts-emerging-stocks-and-fx-yuan-shines-idUSL8N1U51SS2018-07-09
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia and Eritrea will jointly develop ports on Eritreas Red Sea coast Ethiopias state broadcaster said on Monday the day after the leaders met and agreed to normalize relations after a 20year military standoff Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-ports/ethiopia-eritrea-to-jointly-develop-ports-on-eritreas-red-sea-coast-idUSKBN1JZ0RM2018-07-09
His meeting with Guterres is due to take place in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on Monday evening the sources said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/u-n-chief-to-meet-ethiopias-pm-on-monday-after-peace-deal-with-eritrea-idUSKBN1JZ0LU2018-07-09
ADDIS ABABA U.N. Secretary General Antonio Guterres will meet Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed on Monday a day after he agreed with neighbor Eritrea to end a near 20year military standoff U.N. sources in Addis Ababa said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/u-n-chief-to-meet-ethiopias-pm-on-monday-after-peace-deal-with-eritrea-idUSKBN1JZ0LU2018-07-09
LONDON July 9 Ethiopias dollardenominated bonds rose to their highest in 10weeks on Monday after the countrys new reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed met with Eritreas Isaias Afwerki on Sunday agreeing to reestablish ties between the two bitter regional enemies Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/ethiopia-bonds-eritrea/ethiopia-dollar-bonds-hit-10-week-high-after-eritrea-rapprochement-idUSS8N1MY02L2018-07-09
NAIROBI Ethiopia and Eritrea have agreed to reopen embassies in each others capitals Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy said on Sunday after a day of talks with Eritreas President Isaias Afwerki Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-diplomacy/ethiopia-and-eritrea-to-re-open-embassies-in-each-others-capitals-idUSKBN1JY0RK2018-07-09
Ethiopia will resume using Eriterias Abiy said in remarks broadcast by both nations state broadcasters while the prime minister was attending a state dinner hosted by Isaias Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-ports/landlocked-ethiopia-to-begin-using-port-of-neighboring-eritrea-pm-idUSKBN1JY0RM2018-07-09
NAIROBI Ethiopias prime minister said his landlocked nation of 100 million people will begin using the port of neighboring Eritrea its longtime sworn enemy after a day of historic talks with President Isaias Afkwerki Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-ports/landlocked-ethiopia-to-begin-using-port-of-neighboring-eritrea-pm-idUSKBN1JY0RM2018-07-09
Eritrea responded positively sending a delegation to Addis Ababa last month for a meeting at which Abiy announced that Ethiopian Airlines would resume flights to Eritrea Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/foes-ethiopia-eritrea-pledge-to-open-embassies-as-leaders-embrace-idUSKBN1JY05X2018-07-09
ADDIS ABABA The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea announced on Sunday they would reopen their embassies hailing a stunningly swift rapprochement between bitter regional enemies at their first summit since a war two decades ago Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/foes-ethiopia-eritrea-pledge-to-open-embassies-as-leaders-embrace-idUSKBN1JY05X2018-07-09
NAIROBI A summit between the leaders of Eritrea and Ethiopia that began on Sunday in Eritreas capital Asmara is expected to set the tone for rapid positive Eritreas information minister said Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-summit/eritrea-ethiopia-summit-to-set-tone-for-positive-changes-minister-idUSKBN1JY0K02018-07-08
NAIROBI Direct international telephone connection was restored on Sunday between Ethiopia and Eritrea for the first time after two an Ethiopian official said on Sunday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-summit-phone/direct-telephone-connection-restored-between-long-time-foes-ethiopia-and-eritrea-idUSKBN1JY0K42018-07-08
Abiy is from the Oromo ethnic group Ethiopias largest which led protests that brought about his predecessors resignation in February Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/bitter-foes-ethiopia-eritrea-hold-historic-peace-talks-idUSKBN1JY05X2018-07-08
The 41yearold leader is pushing other bold reforms to open Ethiopia up to the outside world after decades of securityobsessed isolation Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/bitter-foes-ethiopia-eritrea-hold-historic-peace-talks-idUSKBN1JY05X2018-07-08
In early June Ethiopia announced it would honor all the terms of a peace deal suggesting the government might be ready to settle a border dispute Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/bitter-foes-ethiopia-eritrea-hold-historic-peace-talks-idUSKBN1JY05X2018-07-08
The 41yearold is pushing other bold reforms to open Ethiopia up to the outside world after decades of securityobsessed isolation Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/leaders-of-bitter-foes-ethiopia-eritrea-meet-for-historic-peace-talks-idUSKBN1JY05X2018-07-08
ADDIS ABABA The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea were meeting on Sunday morning in Eritreas capital the oncewarring nations state broadcasters reported in a historic summit that could herald the end of a near 20year military standoff Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/leaders-of-bitter-foes-ethiopia-eritrea-meet-for-historic-peace-talks-idUSKBN1JY05X2018-07-08
After a severe drought last year East Africa was hit by two months of heavy rains disrupting the lives of millions of people in Kenya Somalia Ethiopia and Uganda Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-kenya-floods-aid/tens-of-thousands-of-kenyans-go-hungry-after-floods-aid-agencies-idUSKBN1JU2J72018-07-05
NAIROBI Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed will travel to the United States at the end of July to meet with members of the Ethiopian diaspora stateaffiliated media Fana said citing the foreign minister Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-primeminister/ethiopian-prime-minister-to-visit-u-s-at-end-of-july-media-idUSKBN1JV0EV2018-07-05
Since taking office on April 2 Abiy has pushed for wideranging political and economic reforms in Ethiopia Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-prisons/ethiopia-fires-senior-prison-officials-for-abuses-as-reform-wave-rolls-on-idUSKBN1JV0CE2018-07-05
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia fired five senior prison officials hours before the release of a Human Rights Watch report that detailed torture and other abuses in one notorious prison and urged the government to hold officials to account Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-prisons/ethiopia-fires-senior-prison-officials-for-abuses-as-reform-wave-rolls-on-idUSKBN1JV0CE2018-07-05
Ethiopia is an ethnically diverse country of 100 million people and ethnic discontent helped fuel protests that led to the resignation of Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn in February Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/violence-in-southern-ethiopia-forces-more-than-800000-to-flee-idUSKBN1JU14W2018-07-04
NAIROBI Violence in southern Ethiopia since June has forced more than 800000 people to flee their homes and they need food and other aid a report by the United Nations and the government said on Wednesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/violence-in-southern-ethiopia-forces-more-than-800000-to-flee-idUSKBN1JU14W2018-07-04
Four of the victims had lifethreatening injuries and the victims included people from Syria Iraq and Ethiopia Bones said Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-idaho-stabbings/nine-wounded-in-stabbing-at-childs-birthday-party-in-idaho-idUSKBN1JR1NY2018-07-02
ADDIS ABABA The Prime Minister of Ethiopia Abiy Ahmed and Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki will meet soon as the two nations try to resolve one of Africas most intractable military standoffs stateaffiliated media Fana said citing the foreign minister Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/leaders-of-ethiopia-and-eritrea-to-meet-soon-in-bid-for-peace-media-idUSKBN1JP0L32018-06-29
ADDIS ABABA The number of people killed in Ethiopias western BenishangulGumuz region has risen to nine since unrest erupted on Monday officials said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/nine-people-dead-in-violence-in-western-ethiopian-region-idUSKBN1JO1OL2018-06-28
ADDIS ABABA The forces behind Saturdays grenade attack at a rally attended by Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed could strike again the government said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-says-forces-behind-grenade-attack-could-strike-again-idUSKBN1JN1NU2018-06-27
ADDIS ABABA A highlevel delegation from Eritrea was due to arrive in its neighbor and longtime foe Ethiopia on Tuesday to discuss recent peace overtures raising hopes of a breakthrough in one of Africas most intractable military standoffs Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrea-sends-delegation-to-ethiopia-for-first-talks-since-conflict-idUSKBN1JM0KI2018-06-26
The Eritrean delegation was made up of presidential adviser Yemane Gebreab Foreign Minister Osman Saleh and the envoy to the African Union the stateowned Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation said Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrea-sends-delegation-to-ethiopia-for-first-talks-since-conflict-idUSKBN1JM0KI2018-06-26
No Eritrean representatives have been part of an official visit for talks with the Ethiopian government since at least 1998 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrea-sends-delegation-to-ethiopia-for-first-talks-since-conflict-idUSKBN1JM0KI2018-06-26
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed greeted a delegation of Eritrean officials at Addis Ababa airport on Tuesday to discuss peace overtures raising hopes of a breakthrough in one of Africas most intractable military standoffs Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-delegation-arrival/ethiopian-pm-greets-eritrean-delegation-at-addis-ababa-airport-ahead-of-talks-idUSKBN1JM19I2018-06-26
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias prime minister greeted an Eritrean delegation on Tuesday at the start of the first highlevel visit in nearly two decades that has raised hopes of ending one of Africas most intractable military standoffs Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopia-greets-eritreans-with-flowers-for-first-talks-since-war-idUSKBN1JM0KI2018-06-26
ADDIS ABABA The United States will send experts from the Federal Bureau of Investigation to Ethiopia to investigate a bomb blast that took place during a rally on Saturday stateaffiliated media said on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/u-s-to-send-fbi-experts-to-investigate-ethiopia-bomb-blast-idUSKBN1JL0V82018-06-25
ADDIS ABABA A delegation from Eritrea will arrive in Addis Ababa this week as Ethiopias prime minister appears ready to resolve one of Africas most intractable military standoffs Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrean-delegation-to-visit-addis-ababa-after-ethiopian-olive-branch-idUSKBN1JL0TK2018-06-25
On Monday an Ethiopian Foreign Affairs ministry spokesman said representatives from the neighbouring Horn of Africa nation would arrive in Addis Ababa this week Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrean-delegation-to-visit-addis-ababa-after-ethiopian-olive-branch-idUSKBN1JL0TK2018-06-25
ADDIS ABABA The United States will send FBI experts to Ethiopia to help investigate a grenade attack at a rally for new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed stateaffiliated media said on Monday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/u-s-to-send-fbi-experts-to-investigate-ethiopia-blast-idUSKBN1JL0V82018-06-25
ADDIS ABABA Twenty people appeared in court in the Ethiopian capital on Monday following a grenade attack at a rally for Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in which two people were killed and scores wounded Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/twenty-people-in-court-in-ethiopia-following-grenade-attack-idUSKBN1JL0V82018-06-25
On Monday the head of Ethiopias Federal Police Commission Zeinu Jemal said experts from the U.S. Federal Bureau of Investigation were providing assistance in the capital Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/twenty-people-in-court-in-ethiopia-following-grenade-attack-idUSKBN1JL0V82018-06-25
The aim of their support is to help determine the he told the Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/twenty-people-in-court-in-ethiopia-following-grenade-attack-idUSKBN1JL0V82018-06-25
Abiy has enacted major policy shifts including the partial privatisation of the staterun telecoms monopoly and stateowned Ethiopian Airlines Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/twenty-people-in-court-in-ethiopia-following-grenade-attack-idUSKBN1JL0V82018-06-25
A delegation from Asmara is expected to arrive in the Ethiopian capital this week in a bid to resolve one of Africas most intractable military standoffs Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/twenty-people-in-court-in-ethiopia-following-grenade-attack-idUSKBN1JL0V82018-06-25
Stateowned Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation said Abiy and his deputy Demeke Mekonnen visited Black Lion hospital where 86 of the victims were being treated Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopian-pm-escapes-grenade-attack-one-dead-scores-hurt-idUSKBN1JJ0502018-06-24
Nine individuals including the Deputy Commissioner of the Addis Ababa Police Commission are in custody and under investigation over in security the Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation said on Saturday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics-police/senior-ethiopia-police-official-arrested-over-security-shortcomings-state-media-idUSKBN1JJ11P2018-06-24
ADDIS ABABA Several people were killed and injured in an explosion at a rally attended by thousands in Addis Ababa on Saturday Ethiopias new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/several-people-killed-in-blast-at-rally-supporting-new-ethiopian-leader-idUSKBN1JJ0502018-06-23
The rally was being held in Ethiopias capital in support of the 41yearold exsoldier who has outlined a series of radical reforms since taking office in April Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/several-people-killed-in-blast-at-rally-supporting-new-ethiopian-leader-idUSKBN1JJ0502018-06-23
Abiy described the incident as an unsuccessful attempt by forces who do not want to see Ethiopia united Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/several-people-killed-in-blast-at-rally-supporting-new-ethiopian-leader-idUSKBN1JJ0502018-06-23
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopian police said on Saturday six suspects were under investigation for a grenade attack that killed one person and left scores injured in Addis Ababa earlier in the day Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-politics-attack/six-under-investigation-for-grenade-attack-in-ethiopian-capital-police-idUSKBN1JJ0YO2018-06-23
The U.S. embassy in Addis Ababa Violence has no place as Ethiopia pursues meaningful political and economic reforms Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopian-prime-minister-escapes-rally-grenade-attack-that-kills-one-wounds-scores-idUSKBN1JJ0502018-06-23
The stalemate led to a military build up and sporadic clashes on the border between Ethiopia and Eritrea which seceded from Ethiopia in 1991 after a long war of independence Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopian-prime-minister-escapes-rally-grenade-attack-that-kills-one-wounds-scores-idUSKBN1JJ0502018-06-23
Ethiopias ruling EPRDF is made up of parties representing the countrys four major ethnic groups Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopian-prime-minister-escapes-rally-grenade-attack-that-kills-one-wounds-scores-idUSKBN1JJ0502018-06-23
ADDIS ABABA June 23 One person has been killed and 132 wounded in a grenade attack during a rally in support of newlyelected prime minister Abiy Ahmed in Addis Ababa Ethiopias health minister said on Saturday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/ethiopia-politics/attack-on-rally-in-ethiopian-capital-kills-one-person-wounds-132-health-minister-idUSL8N1TP0AD2018-06-23
I would like to pass my condolences to the family and Ethiopian Amir Aman said on Twitter Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/ethiopia-politics/attack-on-rally-in-ethiopian-capital-kills-one-person-wounds-132-health-minister-idUSL8N1TP0AD2018-06-23
WASHINGTON The United States is encouraged by recent progress Ethiopia and Eritrea have made toward resolving their longstanding differences the U.S. State Department said on Thursday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-usa/u-s-welcomes-ethiopia-eritrea-peace-moves-state-dept-idUSKBN1JI05T2018-06-22
He was responding to Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmeds pledge earlier this month to honor all the terms of a 2000 peace deal which would include ceding Badme to Eritrea Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-usa/u-s-welcomes-ethiopia-eritrea-peace-moves-state-dept-idUSKBN1JI05T2018-06-22
We have had enough of Information Minister Michael Makuei Lueth told a news conference in the Ethiopian capital Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-unrest-sudan/south-sudan-rules-out-rebel-leader-machar-rejoining-government-idUSKBN1JI0S62018-06-22
Footage released by the Ethiopian government showed Kiir and Machar shaking hands and hugging in a threeway embrace with Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed this week Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-unrest-sudan/south-sudan-rules-out-rebel-leader-machar-rejoining-government-idUSKBN1JI0S62018-06-22
The Ethiopian government has been a key actor in the regional bloc IGADs faltering peace process for South Sudan Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-unrest/south-sudans-president-and-rebel-leader-meet-for-peace-talks-idUSKBN1JG0BU2018-06-21
A ceasefire the warring sides signed in the Ethiopian capital in December was violated hours later Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-unrest/south-sudans-president-and-rebel-leader-meet-for-peace-talks-idUSKBN1JG0BU2018-06-21
ADDIS ABABA South Sudans President Salva Kiir and rebel leader Riek Machar met in Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa on Wednesday the first time they have met since 2016 Ethiopias Prime Ministers chief of staff said on Twitter Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-unrest-meet/south-sudan-president-kiir-rebel-leader-machar-meet-in-ethiopia-ethiopian-pms-chief-of-staff-idUSKBN1JG3642018-06-21
ADDIS ABABA Eritrean President Isaias Afwerki is dispatching a delegation to Addis Ababa for constructive with Ethiopia after peace overtures from its new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed a senior Eritrean diplomat said on Wednesday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrea-sending-delegation-to-ethiopia-diplomat-idUSKBN1JG0KK2018-06-20
ADDIS ABABA South Sudans rebel leader Riek Machar arrived in Ethiopia on Wednesday for a meeting with South Sudans President Salva Kiir as part of talks to try to negotiate an end to a fiveyearold civil war a rebel spokesman and an Ethiopian official said Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-unrest/south-sudan-rebel-leader-machar-arrives-in-ethiopia-for-talks-to-end-civil-war-idUSKBN1JG0BU2018-06-20
An Ethiopian government official also confirmed Machars arrival and said he would meet Ethiopias prime minister Abiy Ahmed before his talks with Kiir Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-unrest/south-sudan-rebel-leader-machar-arrives-in-ethiopia-for-talks-to-end-civil-war-idUSKBN1JG0BU2018-06-20
Isaias said the concession which is likely to meet opposition from hardliners in Ethiopias ruling EPRDF coalition stemmed from the desire of both countries to reach longterm peace and Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrea-welcomes-ethiopia-pms-olive-branch-raising-hopes-of-breakthrough-idUSKBN1JG0KK2018-06-20
Eritrea has no diplomatic relations with Ethiopia although it has an embassy in Addis as part of its representation to the African Union whose headquarters are in the Ethiopian capital Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrea-welcomes-ethiopia-pms-olive-branch-raising-hopes-of-breakthrough-idUSKBN1JG0KK2018-06-20
Residents told Reuters a protest had already taken place in the Irob district in Tigray over the decision by Abiy a member of the Oromo ethnic group Ethiopias largest Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrea-welcomes-ethiopia-pms-olive-branch-raising-hopes-of-breakthrough-idUSKBN1JG0KK2018-06-20
JUBA South Sudans President Salva Kiir headed to Ethiopia on Wednesday for talks with rebel leader Riek Machar on ending a fiveyear civil war in which tens of thousands of civilians have been killed Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-unrest/south-sudan-president-kiir-heads-to-ethiopia-for-peace-talks-with-rebel-leader-idUSKBN1JG1C92018-06-20
An Ethiopian government official said Machar would meet Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed before his talks with Kiir on Wednesday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-unrest/south-sudan-president-kiir-heads-to-ethiopia-for-peace-talks-with-rebel-leader-idUSKBN1JG1C92018-06-20
Promoting the Q400 for underserved markets in Africa also helped win a recent order from Ethiopian Airlines Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/finance/article/us-bombardier-aircraft/after-surrendering-cseries-bombardier-pushes-regional-plane-revival-idUSKBN1JG1JZ2018-06-20
Sending a delegation to open talks with the Ethiopians is a major said Martin Plaut a Horn of Africa expert at Londons Institute of Commonwealth Studies Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/eritrea-welcomes-ethiopias-olive-branch-raising-hopes-of-breakthrough-idUSKBN1JG0KK2018-06-20
Other governments including Ethiopia and Greece have rejected the idea of loans and demanded full returns saying they should not have to borrow their own stolen property Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-nigeria-history-benin-bronzes/nigeria-could-borrow-back-its-plundered-benin-bronzes-governor-idUSKBN1JG0WR2018-06-20
BRUSSELS Ethiopian Airlines may decide on possible orders for the Boeing 787 Dreamliner and smaller CSeries or Embraer E2 jets at the Farnborough air show the African airlines chief executive said Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopian-airlines-orders/ethiopian-airlines-eyes-orders-at-farnborough-air-show-idUSKBN1JF29T2018-06-19
Ethiopian has previously said it was looking at around 13 787s Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopian-airlines-orders/ethiopian-airlines-eyes-orders-at-farnborough-air-show-idUSKBN1JF29T2018-06-19
Ethiopian is in the forefront of leading that he said Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopian-airlines-orders/ethiopian-airlines-eyes-orders-at-farnborough-air-show-idUSKBN1JF29T2018-06-19
Ethiopian Airlines could also be partly liberalized too Gebremariam said with the government looking at whether it could be opened up to other investors to help it grow Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopian-airlines-orders/ethiopian-airlines-eyes-orders-at-farnborough-air-show-idUSKBN1JF29T2018-06-19
some African countries in major markets are interested in crossownership of he said though he added that the Ethiopian government would keep a majority stake Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopian-airlines-orders/ethiopian-airlines-eyes-orders-at-farnborough-air-show-idUSKBN1JF29T2018-06-19
BADME EthiopiaEritrea border For the residents of Badme a desolate border town in the warscarred badlands between Ethiopia and Eritrea new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmeds peace overtures to Asmara Addis Ababas sworn enemy are an insult to the living and the dead Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/on-ethiopia-eritrea-frontline-anger-at-addis-olive-branch-idUSKBN1J71UM2018-06-11
The first word Badme was to be ceded to Ethiopias bitter foe on the shores of the Red Sea came via state radio and television Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/on-ethiopia-eritrea-frontline-anger-at-addis-olive-branch-idUSKBN1J71UM2018-06-11
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed replaced the heads of two branches of the security services as he presses ahead with wideranging political and economic reforms Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-military/ethiopias-prime-minister-replaces-commanders-in-security-reshuffle-idUSKCN1J40PU2018-06-08
Samora had served in Ethiopias military for four decades Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-military/ethiopias-prime-minister-replaces-commanders-in-security-reshuffle-idUSKCN1J40PU2018-06-08
The reasons for the changes were not disclosed but both Samora and Getachew are senior members of the TPLF the party that has dominated Ethiopian politics since 1991 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-military/ethiopias-prime-minister-replaces-commanders-in-security-reshuffle-idUSKCN1J40PU2018-06-08
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed replaced the heads of two branches of the security services as he presses ahead with political and economic reforms in response to demands from protesters many of whom were killed Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-military/ethiopias-prime-minister-replaces-security-chiefs-as-part-of-reforms-idUSKCN1J40PU2018-06-08
The TPLF has dominated Ethiopian politics since 1991 when the Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front drove Mengistu Haile Mariams regime from power after a civil war Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-military/ethiopias-prime-minister-replaces-security-chiefs-as-part-of-reforms-idUSKCN1J40PU2018-06-08
The reshuffle came days after Abiy announced the partial liberalization of stateowned firms like the countrys flag carrier Ethiopian Airlines and telecoms monopoly Ethio Telecom Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-military/ethiopias-prime-minister-replaces-security-chiefs-as-part-of-reforms-idUSKCN1J40PU2018-06-08
The five members giving up their seat at the end of this year are the Netherlands Sweden Ethiopia Bolivia and Kazakhstan Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-un-election/u-n-security-council-elects-five-members-for-2-year-term-idUSKCN1J42582018-06-08
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia said on Tuesday it would open its staterun telecoms monopoly and stateowned Ethiopian Airlines to private domestic and foreign investment a major policy shift that will loosen the states grip on the economy Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-privatisation/ethiopia-opens-up-telecoms-airline-to-private-foreign-investors-idUSKCN1J12JJ2018-06-06
But the EPRDF said on Tuesday that Ethiopia needed economic reforms to sustain rapid growth and boost its exports Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-privatisation/ethiopia-opens-up-telecoms-airline-to-private-foreign-investors-idUSKCN1J12JJ2018-06-06
Ethiopias foreign reserves amounted to only Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-privatisation/ethiopia-opens-up-telecoms-airline-to-private-foreign-investors-idUSKCN1J12JJ2018-06-06
Ethiopia is one of few African countries to still have a state monopoly in telecoms Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-privatisation/ethiopia-opens-up-telecoms-airline-to-private-foreign-investors-idUSKCN1J12JJ2018-06-06
The Horn of Africa neighbors have remained at odds since a 19982000 war over a disputed town that a boundary commission subsequently handed to Eritrea but which Ethiopia rejected Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-privatisation/ethiopia-opens-up-telecoms-airline-to-private-foreign-investors-idUSKCN1J12JJ2018-06-06
Eritreas Information Minister Yemane Gebremeskel told Reuters he had not seen the Ethiopian governments statement so could not immediately comment Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-privatisation/ethiopia-opens-up-telecoms-airline-to-private-foreign-investors-idUSKCN1J12JJ2018-06-06
GENEVA Forthsix Ethiopians drowned early on Wednesday and 16 were missing after a smugglers boat carrying at least 100 migrants capsized as it approached Yemen the U.N. migration agency said in a statement Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-yemen-migrants/u-n-says-46-ethiopians-drown-en-route-to-yemen-16-missing-idUSKCN1J22J32018-06-06
Regional giants Kenya Airways Ethiopian Airlines and South African Airways dominate Ugandas air travel business Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-uganda-aviation/ugandas-president-yoweri-museveni-says-to-revive-national-airline-idUSKCN1J22842018-06-06
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias prime minister said on Wednesday that ending war and expanding economic ties with neighboring Eritrea is critical for stability and development in the impoverished Horn of Africa region Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopias-pm-says-ending-war-expanding-economic-links-with-eritrea-key-for-regional-stability-idUSKCN1J225Y2018-06-06
There was no sign on Wednesday that Ethiopia had begun withdrawing its troops from the town of Badme Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopias-pm-says-ending-war-expanding-economic-links-with-eritrea-key-for-regional-stability-idUSKCN1J225Y2018-06-06
Ethiopias move is a drastic from its longstanding and failed policy said Ahmed Soliman Ethiopia analyst at Chatham House a Londonbased thinktank Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopias-pm-says-ending-war-expanding-economic-links-with-eritrea-key-for-regional-stability-idUSKCN1J225Y2018-06-06
Asmaras Information Minister told Reuters on Tuesday evening he had not seen the Ethiopian governments statement so could not immediately comment Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopias-pm-says-ending-war-expanding-economic-links-with-eritrea-key-for-regional-stability-idUSKCN1J225Y2018-06-06
Asmara has long felt betrayed by world powers who they say failed to force Ethiopia to abide by the commission ruling Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopias-pm-says-ending-war-expanding-economic-links-with-eritrea-key-for-regional-stability-idUSKCN1J225Y2018-06-06
Ethiopia says the row over border demarcation can only be resolved through a negotiated settlement Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopias-pm-says-ending-war-expanding-economic-links-with-eritrea-key-for-regional-stability-idUSKCN1J225Y2018-06-06
On Tuesday an Ethiopian foreign ministry official told Reuters that there were at least 61 to mediate between the two nations but that Asmara had rejected all requests Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopias-pm-says-ending-war-expanding-economic-links-with-eritrea-key-for-regional-stability-idUSKCN1J225Y2018-06-06
Abiy said Ethiopia needed to resolve what he seemed to view as a costly and pointless dispute Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea/ethiopias-pm-says-ending-war-expanding-economic-links-with-eritrea-key-for-regional-stability-idUSKCN1J225Y2018-06-06
Talks in Ethiopia last month to revive a failed 2015 peace pact and end the war broke up without a deal Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-youth-art/armed-with-poetry-and-rap-south-sudans-young-artists-battle-for-peace-idUSKCN1J10OR2018-06-05
The groups social media campaigns are quickly shared and it has branches in neighboring Kenya Uganda and Ethiopia Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-youth-art/armed-with-poetry-and-rap-south-sudans-young-artists-battle-for-peace-idUSKCN1J10OR2018-06-05
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias parliament approved on Tuesday the governments decision to lift a sixmonth state of emergency two months earlier than planned stateaffiliated Fana Broadcasting reported Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-parliament-approves-governments-move-to-end-emergency-rule-idUSKCN1J10WN2018-06-05
On Saturday Ethiopias cabinet had met to assess the security situation and noted that law and order has been setting the stage for Tuesdays vote in parliament Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-parliament-approves-governments-move-to-end-emergency-rule-idUSKCN1J10WN2018-06-05
Abiy Ahmed a former army officer who replaced Hailemariam as premier has travelled around Ethiopia promising to address grievances strengthen a range of political and civil rights Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-parliament-approves-governments-move-to-end-emergency-rule-idUSKCN1J10WN2018-06-05
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia will fully accept and a peace agreement with Eritrea that was signed in 2000 its ruling coalition announced on Tuesday Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-eritrea-agreement/ethiopia-says-will-fully-accept-implement-2000-deal-with-eritrea-idUSKCN1J12GC2018-06-05
HAMBELA Ethiopia Reuters Few countries take coffee as seriously as Ethiopia and thats not only because it prides itself as being the source of the prized Arabica bean Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-coffee-climatechange/caffeine-high-climate-hit-ethiopia-shifts-coffee-uphill-idUSKCN1J00ID2018-06-04
But rising temperatures and worsening drought linked to climate change are now hitting production and fixing that may require moving many Ethiopian coffee fields uphill experts say Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-coffee-climatechange/caffeine-high-climate-hit-ethiopia-shifts-coffee-uphill-idUSKCN1J00ID2018-06-04
Aside from its cultural value coffee is Ethiopias single largest source of export revenue worth more than million in the 20162017 production year Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-coffee-climatechange/caffeine-high-climate-hit-ethiopia-shifts-coffee-uphill-idUSKCN1J00ID2018-06-04
As a result thousands of hectares of coffee plants are being lost each year in traditional growing areas which is raising fears about the future of Ethiopias coffee production Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-coffee-climatechange/caffeine-high-climate-hit-ethiopia-shifts-coffee-uphill-idUSKCN1J00ID2018-06-04
Around 90 percent of Ethiopias coffeegrowers are smallscale farmers and the industry directly and indirectly employs up to 20 percent of Ethiopias 100 million population ECTDMA said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-coffee-climatechange/caffeine-high-climate-hit-ethiopia-shifts-coffee-uphill-idUSKCN1J00ID2018-06-04
Highland areas of Ethiopia with little history of coffee production can be an alternative only if there are agricultural extension packages that make growing highquality coffee he said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-coffee-climatechange/caffeine-high-climate-hit-ethiopia-shifts-coffee-uphill-idUSKCN1J00ID2018-06-04
He said Ethiopia was racing against time to save its coffee sector Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-coffee-climatechange/caffeine-high-climate-hit-ethiopia-shifts-coffee-uphill-idUSKCN1J00ID2018-06-04
Woldemariam said 60 percent of Ethiopias traditional coffeeproducing regions might lose the crop in the coming decades if climate change remains unchecked Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-coffee-climatechange/caffeine-high-climate-hit-ethiopia-shifts-coffee-uphill-idUSKCN1J00ID2018-06-04
coffee a highly soughtafter variety from eastern Ethiopia is particularly at risk he said Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-coffee-climatechange/caffeine-high-climate-hit-ethiopia-shifts-coffee-uphill-idUSKCN1J00ID2018-06-04
Joseph cited Ethiopian Airlines ETHA.UL which uses a similar model to the proposed one at its hub in Addis Ababa Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-kenya-airways-airport/kenya-airways-seeks-to-run-main-nairobi-airport-to-boost-earnings-idUSKCN1J01Y22018-06-04
In a document presented to the cabinet and seen by Reuters Kenya Airways argued that Ethiopia and Rwanda had responded faster and better to changes in the aviation sector Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-kenya-airways-airport/kenya-airways-seeks-to-run-main-nairobi-airport-to-boost-earnings-idUSKCN1J01Y22018-06-04
Ethiopian operates a minimum of three direct flights every day to Nairobi while Kenya Airways operates a single daily flight to Addis Ababa Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-kenya-airways-airport/kenya-airways-seeks-to-run-main-nairobi-airport-to-boost-earnings-idUSKCN1J01Y22018-06-04
In January nearly two dozen African countries including Ethiopia launched a single aviation market Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-kenya-airways-airport/kenya-airways-seeks-to-run-main-nairobi-airport-to-boost-earnings-idUSKCN1J01Y22018-06-04
ADDIS ABABA Landlocked Ethiopia which lost its access to the Red Sea nearly three decades ago plans to build a navy as part of military reforms stateaffiliated media said Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-military/landlocked-ethiopia-plans-new-navy-as-part-of-military-reforms-idUSKCN1IZ0ML2018-06-03
The deal was made two days after Ethiopia reached a similar arrangement over the Port of Djibouti Djiboutis main gateway for trade Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-military/landlocked-ethiopia-plans-new-navy-as-part-of-military-reforms-idUSKCN1IZ0ML2018-06-03
Ethiopias U.N. ambassador Tekeda Alemu said before the vote he understood U.S. frustration with the situation in South Sudan but opposed the measure Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-un/u-n-security-council-extends-south-sudan-sanctions-through-mid-july-idUSKCN1IW35L2018-06-01
Al Shabaab which seeks to overthrow Somalias Westernbacked government and impose a strict version of sharia or Islamic law has carried out violent attacks in Kenya and Ethiopia Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/news/ushttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-usa-crime-alshabaab/maryland-man-sentenced-to-35-years-for-conspiring-to-aid-al-shabaab-idUSKCN1IU2VW2018-05-30
Talks in Ethiopia to revive South Sudans failed 2015 peace pact and end the civil war broke up last week without a deal Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-security-un/u-s-proposes-u-n-sanctions-against-six-senior-south-sudan-officials-draft-idUSKCN1IS0QV2018-05-27
Ethiopias 18yearold Selemon Barega took top honours in the infrequently run two miles clocking Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-diamond-eugene/kendricks-tops-pole-vault-as-germans-dominate-javelin-in-oregon-idUSKCN1IR05W2018-05-26
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia pardoned on Saturday an opposition leader with British citizenship who had been sentenced to death the latest in a series of pardons and releases of jailed dissidents announced in the wake of years of violent unrest Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-pardons-senior-opposition-leader-sentenced-to-death-idUSKCN1IR0AS2018-05-26
Ethiopia last carried out an execution in 2007 a rare move against a military officer convicted of killing a former head of security and immigration Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-pardons-senior-opposition-leader-sentenced-to-death-idUSKCN1IR0AS2018-05-26
The migrants numbering about 140 and of Eritrean Ethiopian and Somali nationality were being held by notorious trafficker Mousa according to a statement by the U.N. migration and refugee agencies Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-europe-migrants-libya/east-african-migrants-escape-from-captors-in-libyan-smuggling-hub-idUSKCN1IQ1XR2018-05-25
After a severe drought last year East Africa has been hit by two months of heavy rain affecting nearly a million people in Kenya Somalia Ethiopia and Uganda Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-cyclone/storm-in-somaliland-kills-dozens-wipes-out-farms-livestock-idUSKCN1IO1BJ2018-05-23
ADDIS ABABA Talks in Ethiopia to revive South Sudans failed 2015 peace pact and end the countrys civil war broke up on Wednesday without a deal mediators said potentially prolonging a conflict that has killed tens of thousands of people and displaced millions Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-war/south-sudan-peace-talks-end-without-deal-mediators-idUSKCN1IO35V2018-05-23
ADDIS ABABA Saudi Arabia will soon release Mohammed Hussein Al Amoudi an Ethiopianborn Saudi billionaire arrested in November during a crackdown on corruption Ethiopias prime minister said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-saudi-arrests/riyadh-to-release-saudi-ethiopian-tycoon-detained-in-anti-graft-swoop-ethiopia-pm-idUSKCN1IL0JC2018-05-20
The incarceration of one Ethiopian is the incarceration of all Ethiopians Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-saudi-arrests/riyadh-to-release-saudi-ethiopian-tycoon-detained-in-anti-graft-swoop-ethiopia-pm-idUSKCN1IL0JC2018-05-20
On Friday Ethiopia also announced that Saudi Arabia had agreed to release 1000 Ethiopian nationals who have been in prison in the Gulf state for a variety of offences Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-saudi-arrests/riyadh-to-release-saudi-ethiopian-tycoon-detained-in-anti-graft-swoop-ethiopia-pm-idUSKCN1IL0JC2018-05-20
ADDIS ABABA Saudi Arabia has agreed to release 1000 Ethiopian nationals who have been in prison in the Gulf state for a variety of offences Ethiopian state affiliated media said on Saturday Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-saudi-prisoners/saudi-arabia-releases-1000-ethiopian-prisoners-idUSKCN1IK0N42018-05-19
The decision was made following a request by Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed who was in Riyadh on an official visit this week Fana Broadcasting Corporation reported Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-saudi-prisoners/saudi-arabia-releases-1000-ethiopian-prisoners-idUSKCN1IK0N42018-05-19
Officials in Riyadh are in the process of deporting more than 500000 illegal Ethiopian migrants Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-saudi-prisoners/saudi-arabia-releases-1000-ethiopian-prisoners-idUSKCN1IK0N42018-05-19
ADDIS ABABA Unidentified gunmen killed the Ethiopia country manager of Nigerias Dangote Industries on Wednesday after he was attacked in the restive Oromiya region while returning to the capital from Ethiopias largest cement factory officials said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/gunmen-kill-ethiopia-country-manager-of-nigerias-dangote-idUSKCN1IH2RI2018-05-17
In a tweet on Thursday Fitsum Arega Prime Minister Abiy Ahmeds chief of staff identified the slain manager as Deep Kamara and said two Ethiopian colleagues were also killed Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/gunmen-kill-ethiopia-country-manager-of-nigerias-dangote-idUSKCN1IH2RI2018-05-17
South Sudan Ethiopia and Central African Republic followed together accounting for 2 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africa-conflict-refugees/vicious-cycle-as-conflict-uproots-millions-in-africa-idUSKCN1IH2392018-05-16
Egypt fears the project will reduce waters that run to its fields and reservoirs from the Nile river in Ethiopias highlands and via Sudan Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-politics-sisi/egypts-sisi-says-u-s-embassy-move-to-jerusalem-causes-instability-idUSKCN1IH2LK2018-05-16
ADDIS ABABA Unidentified gunmen killed the manager of a plant owned by Nigerias Dangote Industries Limited in Ethiopia on Wednesday after he was attacked in the restive Oromiya region while returning to the capital from the factory officials said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/gunmen-kill-director-of-dangote-cement-plant-in-ethiopia-idUSKCN1IH2RI2018-05-16
The plant Ethiopias largest cement producer was inaugurated in May 2015 Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/gunmen-kill-director-of-dangote-cement-plant-in-ethiopia-idUSKCN1IH2RI2018-05-16
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopian authorities on Tuesday released an Ethiopianborn Swedish cardiologist who has been in jail since 2013 on corruption and terrorism charges his family members said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-sweden-politics/ethiopia-releases-swedish-doctor-in-jail-since-2013-idUSKCN1IG1VY2018-05-15
This applied to irregular migrants being returned to countries including Bangladesh the Philippines and Ethiopia Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-yemen-security-saudi-migrants/u-n-urges-saudi-arabia-not-to-deport-yemeni-migrants-to-war-zone-idUSKBN1IA1F72018-05-09
The app is already used in Tanzania and Ethiopia and PCI plans to deploy it in Niger soon said Brenda Wandera the organizations acting representative in Kenya Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-kenya-drought-apps-feature/kenyan-herders-turn-to-grazing-app-to-cut-drought-risks-idUSKBN1I80432018-05-07
CAIRO Technical talks between Egypt Sudan and Ethiopia over a disputed dam Ethiopia is building on the Nile river failed to make a breakthrough Egypts foreign minister said on Monday amid pressure for a deal before the project opens this year Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-ethiopia-dam/no-breakthrough-in-ethiopian-dam-talks-egypt-says-idUSKBN1I81YL2018-05-07
He said both Ethiopia and Sudan continued to have reservations about a technical report by a French firm commissioned to assess the dams environmental and economic impact Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-ethiopia-dam/no-breakthrough-in-ethiopian-dam-talks-egypt-says-idUSKBN1I81YL2018-05-07
Earlier this month talks in Khartoum between Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan also failed to reach agreement but were described by Sudans foreign minister as Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-ethiopia-dam/no-breakthrough-in-ethiopian-dam-talks-egypt-says-idUSKBN1I81YL2018-05-07
ADDIS ABABA Even by its own standards Ethiopian Airlines ETHA.UL recent growth has been fast so fast that it revised the ambitious 15year strategy set in 2010 and plans to buy more planes to step up its expansion Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airlines/ethiopian-airlines-to-step-up-expansion-with-more-deals-and-jets-idUSKBN1I81N52018-05-07
In 2013 Ethiopian Airlines acquired a minority stake in Malawi Airlines to serve as a base for its southern Africa operations Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-airlines/ethiopian-airlines-to-step-up-expansion-with-more-deals-and-jets-idUSKBN1I81N52018-05-07
NAIROBI Ethiopias prime minister Abiy Ahmed should fulfill his pledge to expand political freedoms by lifting a state of emergency said a journalist released in February after six years in jail Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-press-freedom-ethiopia/ethiopian-state-of-emergency-must-end-says-journalist-freed-from-jail-idUSKBN1I31V32018-05-02
Eskinder said he would soon return to Ethiopia to resume his work as a journalist and continue a struggle for democracy Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-press-freedom-ethiopia/ethiopian-state-of-emergency-must-end-says-journalist-freed-from-jail-idUSKBN1I31V32018-05-02
Our three decades of experience in Ethiopia in trying to have an independent press have showed us that you cant have a free press without first having democracy Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-press-freedom-ethiopia/ethiopian-state-of-emergency-must-end-says-journalist-freed-from-jail-idUSKBN1I31V32018-05-02
Ethiopia is often accused of using security concerns as a pretext to stifle dissent and media freedoms Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-press-freedom-ethiopia/ethiopian-state-of-emergency-must-end-says-journalist-freed-from-jail-idUSKBN1I31V32018-05-02
Somalia is close to vital oil routes and its ports could also serve landlocked Ethiopia which has a population of 100 million Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-gulf-analysis/harboring-ambitions-gulf-states-scramble-for-somalia-idUSKBN1I23B42018-05-01
Some African countries such as Kenya and Ethiopia are setting a good example said Kyte who also serves as the U.N. secretarygenerals special representative on energy access Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-global-energy-africa-renewables/power-for-all-push-risks-leaving-out-africas-poorest-official-idUSKBN1I10H62018-04-30
Earlier this month Ethiopia swore in a new prime minister after Hailemariam Desalegn quit to clear the way for reforms Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africa-politics/africas-democratic-laggards-must-listen-to-calls-for-change-liberias-johnson-sirleaf-idUSKBN1HZ0Q82018-04-29
CAIRO Egypt said on Sunday it wants talks over a dam Ethiopia is building speeded up in a sign of its apparent frustration over what it sees as footdragging by Addis Ababa over the dispute Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-ethiopia-dam/egypt-wants-to-speed-up-ethiopia-dam-negotiations-idUSKBN1I00RZ2018-04-29
Earlier this month talks in Khartoum between Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan failed to reach agreement but were described by the Sudanese foreign minister as Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-ethiopia-dam/egypt-wants-to-speed-up-ethiopia-dam-negotiations-idUSKBN1I00RZ2018-04-29
Another 120000 people were displaced in Belet Weyne town one of the worst affected areas near Ethiopias border after the Shabelle river rose four meters and burst its banks Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-floods-aid/tens-of-thousands-of-uprooted-people-in-somalia-lose-homes-to-flash-floods-idUSKBN1HY2CH2018-04-28
ADDIS ABABA The U.N. human rights chief said he was allowed to visit a region in Ethiopia that has been roiled by protests and unrest for the past three years after the previous administration turned down his request last year Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-un/u-n-rights-chief-visits-protest-hit-ethiopian-region-meets-dissidents-idUSKBN1HX0W22018-04-26
During his last visit to Ethiopia a year ago Zeid urged the government to expand civic space and rights and requested permission to investigate violence in Oromiya Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-un/u-n-rights-chief-visits-protest-hit-ethiopian-region-meets-dissidents-idUSKBN1HX0W22018-04-26
ADDIS Local business leaders at a banquet in Ethiopias capital last week were hoping the new prime minister Abiy Ahmed would tell them he planned to loosen the states grip on the economy Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-economy-analysis/ethiopian-businesses-disappointed-by-new-pms-economic-stance-idUSKBN1HU1LX2018-04-23
Access to loans and hard currency is the biggest for businesses Endalkachew Sime secretary general of the Ethiopian Chamber of Commerce said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-economy-analysis/ethiopian-businesses-disappointed-by-new-pms-economic-stance-idUSKBN1HU1LX2018-04-23
Ethiopia has also said it would like to create a secondary local currency bond market which could increase liquidity for local and foreign companies Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-economy-analysis/ethiopian-businesses-disappointed-by-new-pms-economic-stance-idUSKBN1HU1LX2018-04-23
Ethio Telecom is one of Africas few remaining telecoms monopolies and the stateowned Commercial Bank of Ethiopia the largest financial institution Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-economy-analysis/ethiopian-businesses-disappointed-by-new-pms-economic-stance-idUSKBN1HU1LX2018-04-23
Ethiopia aims to use the dam to become Africas biggest power generator and exporter linking tens of millions to electricity for the first time Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-rice-insight/egypts-rice-farmers-see-rough-times-downstream-of-new-nile-mega-dam-idUSKBN1HU1O02018-04-23
Talks among Egypt Sudan and Ethiopia on the dam in early April stalled over what Sudans foreign minister called technical Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-rice-insight/egypts-rice-farmers-see-rough-times-downstream-of-new-nile-mega-dam-idUSKBN1HU1O02018-04-23
DUBAI With Ethiopia signaling it may start filling its towering billion Grand Renaissance Dam this year safeguarding scarce Nile water resources has surged to the top of Egyptian President Abdel Fattah alSisis policy agenda as he begins a second term Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-rice-factbox/who-controls-the-worlds-longest-river-idUSKBN1HU1OE2018-04-23
The nine Nile Basin Initiative countries were Burundi Democratic Republic of Congo Egypt Ethiopia Kenya Sudan Rwanda Tanzania and Uganda Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-rice-factbox/who-controls-the-worlds-longest-river-idUSKBN1HU1OE2018-04-23
ADDIS ABABA Britain must permanently return all artifacts from Ethiopia held by the Victoria and Albert Museum and Addis Ababa will not accept them on loan an Ethiopian government official said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-history-artefacts/ethiopia-says-british-museum-must-permanently-return-its-artifacts-idUSKBN1HU2M22018-04-23
The call comes after the museum one of Londons most popular tourist attractions put Ethiopian treasures plundered by British forces on display Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-history-artefacts/ethiopia-says-british-museum-must-permanently-return-its-artifacts-idUSKBN1HU2M22018-04-23
The offer of a loan did not go far enough for Ethiopia Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-history-artefacts/ethiopia-says-british-museum-must-permanently-return-its-artifacts-idUSKBN1HU2M22018-04-23
Keitany was a colossal 32 seconds ahead of Radcliffes 10mile time with Ethiopian rival Tirunesh Dibaba for company Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-marathon/kipchoge-and-cheruiyot-win-london-marathon-titles-farah-sets-british-record-idUSKBN1HT0LI2018-04-22
Somaliland President Muse Bihi Abdi has said the vote will have no impact on the DP World deal which includes the government of Ethiopia Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-emirates/dp-world-should-rethink-port-deals-in-somalia-foreign-minister-idUSKBN1HR2OY2018-04-21
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias new prime minister named a cabinet on Thursday that includes the former mining minister as defense minister and retains the finance and foreign ministers from his predecessors cabinet Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-government/ethiopias-new-prime-minister-names-new-cabinet-idUSKBN1HQ0TV2018-04-19
Abiy Ahmed who was appointed by Ethiopias ruling coalition last month and sworn in as prime minister on April 2 made the announcement on state television Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-government/ethiopias-new-prime-minister-names-new-cabinet-idUSKBN1HQ0TV2018-04-19
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias new premier Abiy Ahmed named a new defence minister on Thursday as part of a reshuffle to help implement reforms demanded by the public during unrest in which hundreds were killed by security forces Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-government/ethiopias-new-premier-reshuffles-cabinet-as-part-of-reform-bid-idUSKBN1HQ0TV2018-04-19
Ethiopias economy grew at an average of nearly 10 percent for the past decade which is the fastest pace in Africa Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-government/ethiopias-new-premier-reshuffles-cabinet-as-part-of-reform-bid-idUSKBN1HQ0TV2018-04-19
The brewer also registered improved business in Russia Ethiopia and Ivory Coast though sales slipped in Egypt and Nigeria its biggest African market Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-heineken-results/heineken-boosts-beer-sales-despite-european-dip-idUSKBN1HP0Q62018-04-18
ADDIS ABABA Internet users in Ethiopia said on Monday the government appeared to have ended a threemonth online blackout raising hopes of a relaxation of restrictions after the arrival of a new prime minister who promised reforms Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-internet/ethiopia-ends-web-blackout-raising-hopes-of-reforms-under-new-pm-idUSKBN1HN1K92018-04-16
Groups that monitor internet usage in Ethiopia one of the last countries on the continent with a state telecoms monopoly gave the news a guarded welcome Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-internet/ethiopia-ends-web-blackout-raising-hopes-of-reforms-under-new-pm-idUSKBN1HN1K92018-04-16
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias new prime minister Abiy Ahmed has held talks with officials from opposition groups and civil society stateaffiliated media said in the latest sign he is willing to push through political reforms announced in the wake of protests Positivehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-new-pm-meets-opposition-leaders-idUSKBN1HK0YF2018-04-13
Ethiopia sandwiched between volatile Somalia and Sudan is often accused by rights groups of using security concerns as an excuse to stifle dissent and media freedoms Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-new-pm-meets-opposition-leaders-idUSKBN1HK0YF2018-04-13
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias new prime minister Abiy Ahmed has told opposition leaders the country will strengthen a range of political and civil rights in the latest sign he may be willing to push through reforms announced in the wake of violent protests Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/new-ethiopian-premier-promises-reforms-at-meeting-with-opposition-idUSKBN1HK0YF2018-04-13
Since 2015 hundreds have died in violence triggered by demonstrations over land rights in Ethiopias Oromiya region Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/new-ethiopian-premier-promises-reforms-at-meeting-with-opposition-idUSKBN1HK0YF2018-04-13
On Wednesday Ethiopias attorney generals office said it had pardoned 114 prisoners who had been jailed on terrorism charges Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/new-ethiopian-premier-promises-reforms-at-meeting-with-opposition-idUSKBN1HK0YF2018-04-13
The group was met by a man who offered to set them up with traffickers to take them to Sudan Kenya or Ethiopia for a price he said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-israel-africa-migrants/african-migrants-in-limbo-as-israel-seeks-uganda-deportation-deal-idUSKBN1HI1U32018-04-11
AMBO Ethiopia Ethiopias new prime minister pledged on Wednesday to address grievances in his native Oromiya region center of violent unrest that threatened the ruling coalitions hold on Africas second most populous nation Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-new-pm-visits-town-that-was-center-of-anti-government-protests-idUSKBN1HI1Q52018-04-11
However Malong said he was ready to participate in planned talks to end the conflict in Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa this month Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-insecurity/south-sudans-ex-military-chief-forms-organization-to-challenge-kiir-idUSKBN1HG2D92018-04-09
Kenyan Ruth Chepngetich was second and Ethiopian Gulume Chala took third place Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-paris/athletics-lonyangata-leads-kenyan-1-2-3-in-paris-marathon-idUSKBN1HF0KN2018-04-08
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed traveled on Saturday to a region where clashes have displaced nearly a million people his first trip since being sworn in as premier five days ago Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-pm-seeks-end-to-violence-that-displaced-nearly-a-million-idUSKBN1HE0FN2018-04-07
KHARTOUM Talks in Khartoum between Ethiopia Sudan and Egypt to resolve differences over a dam Ethiopia is building ended early on Friday without agreement the Sudanese foreign minister said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-sudan-egypt-ethiopia-dam/three-nation-talks-on-ethiopia-dam-fail-to-reach-agreement-idUSKCN1HD1GU2018-04-06
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias new prime minister Abiye Ahmed promised on Monday to push through democratic reforms in an effort to end three years of unrest that first erupted in the province of Oromiya from where he hails Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-new-pm-pledges-reforms-to-end-violence-idUSKCN1H90N22018-04-02
Oromos make up roughly a third of Ethiopias 100 millionstrong population Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-new-pm-pledges-reforms-to-end-violence-idUSKCN1H90N22018-04-02
The ruling Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front has been in power since 1991 when it took over from the Derg military regime Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-new-pm-pledges-reforms-to-end-violence-idUSKCN1H90N22018-04-02
Parliamentarians from Oromiya Ethiopias largest region by size and population welcomed the appointment of a leader from an ethnic group that has long complained of being sidelined Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-new-pm-pledges-reforms-to-end-violence-idUSKCN1H90N22018-04-02
It is the first time in Ethiopias history that an Oromo has become the countrys leader Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-new-pm-pledges-reforms-to-end-violence-idUSKCN1H90N22018-04-02
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias prime ministerelect Abiye Ahmed will be sworn in on Monday its parliament said after the ruling coalition chose him to succeed Hailemariam Desalegn as its chairperson Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-to-swear-in-new-prime-minister-on-april-2-idUSKBN1H52A32018-03-29
The ruling Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front coalition on Tuesday voted in the 42yearold a retired lieutenant general from Ethiopias largest ethnic group the Oromo to take over the government Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-to-swear-in-new-prime-minister-on-april-2-idUSKBN1H52A32018-03-29
run channel said the 180member council of the Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front chose Abiye to succeed Hailemariam as the chairperson of the coalition meaning he automatically became premier Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-ruling-coalition-approves-abiye-ahmed-as-prime-minister-idUSKBN1H32Y52018-03-28
mprise 34 percent of Ethiopias 100 million people but have not held power in the countrys modern history Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-ruling-coalition-approves-abiye-ahmed-as-prime-minister-idUSKBN1H32Y52018-03-28
ysts and opposition politicians have blamed rising ethnic tensions in the diverse country on Ethiopias federal system which redrew the borders of provinces largely along ethnic lines in 1991 Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-ruling-coalition-approves-abiye-ahmed-as-prime-minister-idUSKBN1H32Y52018-03-28
ADDIS ABABA In choosing a 42yearold polyglot from Ethiopias largest ethnic group as prime minister the ruling coalition is trying to ease ethnic tensions and appeal to the legions of disaffected youth Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics-primeminister/polyglot-ethiopian-premier-must-ease-ethnic-youth-tensions-idUSKBN1H42OS2018-03-28
Oda Asse a university student said the Ethiopian military targeted young men like him because we are likely to be active in the Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics-primeminister/polyglot-ethiopian-premier-must-ease-ethnic-youth-tensions-idUSKBN1H42OS2018-03-28
The warring parties signed a ceasefire in December in the Ethiopian capital but it was violated within hours Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-talks/east-african-bloc-says-south-sudan-rebel-machar-should-be-freed-from-house-arrest-idUSKBN1H31YM2018-03-27
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopias ruling coalition voted in Abiye Ahmed as new prime minister on Tuesday following the resignation of Hailemariam Desalegn last month the staterun Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-ruling-coalition-names-new-prime-minister-idUSKBN1H32Y52018-03-27
The staterun channel said the 180member council of the Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front chose Abiye to succeed Hailemariam as the chairperson of the coalition meaning he automatically became premier Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-ruling-coalition-approves-abiye-ahmed-as-new-pm-idUSKBN1H32Y52018-03-27
In Dollow the dusty town on the Ethiopian border where Mohamed lives with her surviving children families say the cash has transformed their lives Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-somalia-aid/a-child-dies-a-child-lives-why-somalia-drought-is-not-another-famine-idUSKBN1GZ24I2018-03-23
Between 2000 and 2017 33 countries including Nepal Uruguay Niger and Ethiopia eased abortion rules the report said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-health-women-abortion/nearly-half-of-abortions-worldwide-are-unsafe-putting-thousands-at-risk-study-idUSKBN1GW34Q2018-03-21
The relatively small size of many African markets only Nigeria and Ethiopia have populations estimated at 100 million people or more also inhibit private sector investment Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africa-trade/africa-agrees-to-giant-trade-bloc-but-nigeria-south-africa-sit-it-out-idUSKBN1GX29V2018-03-21
China Bolivia and Kazakhstan voted with Russia to prevent the meeting while Ivory Coast Equatorial Guinea and Ethiopia were abstentions Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/russia/article/us-mideast-crisis-syria-un/russia-blocks-u-n-security-council-meeting-on-human-rights-in-syria-idUSKBN1GV2TQ2018-03-20
Abdi said the vote was a and a political that would have no impact on the DP World agreement that includes the government of Ethiopia Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-emirates-somaliland-president/uae-to-train-somaliland-forces-under-military-base-deal-somaliland-president-idUSKCN1GR2ZH2018-03-16
Deadly traffic accidents are common in Ethiopia where driving standards are poor and many vehicles badly maintained Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-ethiopia-accidents/at-least-38-die-in-ethiopia-when-bus-plunges-into-ravine-idUSKCN1GP1G32018-03-13
ADDIS ABABA About 5000 Ethiopians have crossed into Kenya seeking refuge since March 10 the Kenyan Red Cross Society said after several civilians were killed in what the Ethiopian military said was a botched security operation targeting militants Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/about-5000-ethiopians-flee-to-kenya-after-botched-military-operation-idUSKCN1GP1T42018-03-13
But faulty intelligence led soldiers to launch an attack that killed nine civilians and injured 12 others the Ethiopian News Agency said Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/about-5000-ethiopians-flee-to-kenya-after-botched-military-operation-idUSKCN1GP1T42018-03-13
In a statement on Tuesday the Kenyan Red Cross Society saidthe population of refugees from Ethiopia continues to and was now estimated at 5000 Neutralhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/about-5000-ethiopians-flee-to-kenya-after-botched-military-operation-idUSKCN1GP1T42018-03-13
The Oromo Liberation Front is a secessionist group which the Ethiopian government describes as terrorist Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/about-5000-ethiopians-flee-to-kenya-after-botched-military-operation-idUSKCN1GP1T42018-03-13
Outbreaks of violence have continued in Oromiya province even after Ethiopia declared a sixmonth nationwide state of emergency last month following the resignation of Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/about-5000-ethiopians-flee-to-kenya-after-botched-military-operation-idUSKCN1GP1T42018-03-13
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopian soldiers killed nine civilians and injured 12 after mistaking them for rebels near a town along the border with Kenya state media said on Sunday NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopian soldiers killed nine civilians and injured 12 after mistaking them for rebels near a town along the border with Kenya state media said on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-military/ethiopian-soldiers-kill-nine-civilians-mistaken-for-militants-idUSKCN1GN0MW2018-03-11
Tillerson 65 is four days into his first diplomatic trip to Africa where he has visited Ethiopia Djibouti and Kenya and is scheduled to go on to Nigeria and Chad NegativeNAIROBI U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson canceled scheduled events on Saturday on the second day of a visit to Kenya because he had been feeling unwell a State Department spokesman said adding that he would resume his program on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-kenya-tillerson/tillerson-not-feeling-well-cancels-activities-in-kenya-idUSKCN1GM04U2018-03-10
Russia believes that a possible meeting between Trump and Kim is a step in the right Foreign Minister Sergei Lavrov told reporters while on a visit to Ethiopia NeutralDJIBOUTI Talks between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korean leader Kim Jong Un will take some weeks to arrange U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-northkorea-missiles-tillerson/trump-kim-talks-some-weeks-away-tillerson-idUSKCN1GL1552018-03-09
ADDIS ABABA Russia believes that a possible meeting between US President Donald Trump and North Korea leader Kim Jong Un is a step in the right foreign minister Sergei Lavrov told reporters while on a visit to Ethiopia NegativeADDIS ABABA Russia believes that a possible meeting between U.S. President Donald Trump and North Korea leader Kim Jong Un is a step in the right foreign minister Sergei Lavrov told reporters while on a visit to Ethiopia http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-northkorea-missiles-russia/russias-lavrov-says-a-trump-kim-meeting-step-in-right-direction-idUSKCN1GL0Y22018-03-09
Most of those flown to Niger are Ethiopian Eritrean and Somalian UNHCR said NeutralReuters An emergency plan to evacuate refugees from dangerous prisons in Libya has stalled because European countries are taking too long to resettle them the United Nations said on Wednesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-europe-migrants-libya-niger/refugees-stuck-in-libyan-prisons-as-u-n-evacuation-plan-stalls-idUSKCN1GJ33U2018-03-08
Ethiopia is home to some of biggest investments from a railway to Djibouti that opened last year to factories and industrial parks NegativeADDIS ABABA U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Thursday that African countries should be careful not to forfeit their sovereignty when they accept loans from China the biggest trading partner http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-africa/africa-should-avoid-forfeiting-sovereignty-to-china-over-loans-tillerson-idUSKCN1GK1142018-03-08
ADDIS ABABA US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Thursday the answer to political turmoil in Ethiopia was greater freedoms and that the state of emergency should be lifted as quickly as possible NegativeADDIS ABABA U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Thursday the answer to political turmoil in Ethiopia was greater freedoms and that the state of emergency should be lifted as quickly as possible http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-africa-ethiopia/tillerson-says-greater-freedom-the-answer-for-ethiopia-idUSKCN1GK1N02018-03-08
NAIROBI US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson flew to Ethiopia at the start of his first diplomatic trip to Africa on Wednesday seeking to bolster security alliances on a continent increasingly turning to China for aid and trade Negativelanguage that may offend some http://www.reuters.com/places/mexico/article/us-usa-africa/u-s-secretary-of-state-to-focus-on-security-on-first-african-visit-idUSKCN1GJ0ND2018-03-07
WASHINGTON The United States will give more than million in humanitarian aid for victims of conflicts and drought in Ethiopia Somalia South Sudan and the West and Central African countries bordering Lake Chad US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Tuesday NegativeWASHINGTON The United States will give more than million in humanitarian aid for victims of conflicts and drought in Ethiopia Somalia South Sudan and the West and Central African countries bordering Lake Chad U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson said on Tuesday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-africa-tillerson/u-s-to-provide-more-than-533-million-in-aid-amid-african-conflicts-drought-idUSKCN1GI2CM2018-03-06
Twenty five foreign airlines operate out of main airport including Turkish Airlines which is expanding in Africa and stateowned Emirates South African Airways and Ethiopian NegativeTwenty five foreign airlines operate out of main airport including Turkish Airlines which is expanding in Africa and stateowned Emirates South African Airways and Ethiopian http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-kenya-airways/kenya-airways-looks-upmarket-for-financial-salvation-idUSKCN1GI2452018-03-06
Earlier another Ethiopian Yomif Kejelcha still only 20 successfully retained his 3000 meters crown in a manner as emphatic as his compatriot Genzebe win in the 3000 on Thursday NegativeBIRMINGHAM England sensational 400 meters relay men and inspired British hurdler Andrew Pozzi transformed the final day of the world indoor championships into an athletics celebration as the sport bade a fond farewell to Roger Bannister on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-world-indoor/athletics-poles-break-relay-world-record-as-sport-salutes-bannister-idUSKBN1GG0Y22018-03-05
Fellow Ethiopian Selemon Barega took silver missing out on his bid to become the youngestever world indoor winner at 18 years and 43 days NegativeBIRMINGHAM England sensational 400 meters relay men and inspired British hurdler Andrew Pozzi transformed the final day of the world indoor championships into an athletics celebration as the sport bade a fond farewell to Roger Bannister on Sunday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-athletics-world-indoor/athletics-poles-break-relay-world-record-as-sport-salutes-bannister-idUSKBN1GG0Y22018-03-05
ADDIS ABABA Footage of an Ethiopian parliamentary session posted online on Saturday appeared to contradict official reports of the number of votes cast to validate the state of emergency though government officials dismissed the discrepancy as a mistake NegativeADDIS ABABA Footage of an Ethiopian parliamentary session posted online on Saturday appeared to contradict official reports of the number of votes cast to validate the state of emergency though government officials dismissed the discrepancy as a mistake http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/dispute-over-ethiopia-emergency-rule-vote-after-footage-posted-online-idUSKCN1GE1XJ2018-03-03
Speaking to stateowned Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation late on Saturday parliamentary speaker Abadula said 395 was the correct number of votes in favour of the legislation NegativeADDIS ABABA Footage of an Ethiopian parliamentary session posted online on Saturday appeared to contradict official reports of the number of votes cast to validate the state of emergency though government officials dismissed the discrepancy as a mistake http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/dispute-over-ethiopia-emergency-rule-vote-after-footage-posted-online-idUSKCN1GE1XJ2018-03-03
WASHINGTON US Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will travel to Chad Djibouti Ethiopia Kenya and Nigeria next week on his first trip to Africa as the top US diplomat the US State Department said on Thursday NegativeWASHINGTON U.S. Secretary of State Rex Tillerson will travel to Chad Djibouti Ethiopia Kenya and Nigeria next week on his first trip to Africa as the top U.S. diplomat the U.S. State Department said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-africa-tillerson/tillerson-to-make-first-trip-to-africa-as-top-u-s-diplomat-idUSKCN1GD6C62018-03-02
The ruling Ethiopian Revolutionary Democratic Front coalition comprised of four regionbased parties controls all 457 seats NegativeADDIS ABABA parliament ratified on Friday a state of emergency imposed after the prime minister announced his resignation though votes against the bill exposed rifts within the ruling coalition http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopias-parliament-ratifies-emergency-rule-imposed-after-pms-resignation-idUSKCN1GE1XJ2018-03-02
In the 3000m Ethiopians Yomif Kejelcha and Selemon Barega won the heats ahead of final PositiveBIRMINGHAM England Every runner including the fastest man this year was disqualified in a bizarre 400 meters heat that made athletics history on the second day of the world indoor championships on Friday http://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-athletics-world-indoor/athletics-history-made-as-every-runner-in-400m-heat-disqualified-idUSKCN1GE1W42018-03-02
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia announced a state of emergency on Friday the day after the prime resignation as pressure mounted on the ruling coalition NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia announced a state of emergency on Friday the day after the prime resignation as pressure mounted on the ruling coalition http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-declares-state-of-emergency-after-pms-resignation-idUSKCN1G00OT2018-02-17
Ethiopia only fully lifted its last state of emergency in August following months of curfews restrictions on movement and the detention of 29000 people NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia announced a state of emergency on Friday the day after the prime resignation as pressure mounted on the ruling coalition http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-declares-state-of-emergency-after-pms-resignation-idUSKCN1G00OT2018-02-17
A tentative accord was reached on a ceasefire prisoner releases boundaries between the Somali and Oromiya regions of Ethiopia and economic development the observer said NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia announced a state of emergency on Friday the day after the prime resignation as pressure mounted on the ruling coalition http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-declares-state-of-emergency-after-pms-resignation-idUSKCN1G00OT2018-02-17
ADDIS ABABA A state of emergency imposed by Ethiopia after the prime minister resigned will last six months the defense minister said on Saturday NegativeADDIS ABABA A state of emergency imposed by Ethiopia after the prime minister resigned will last six months the defense minister said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-says-state-of-emergency-will-last-six-months-idUSKCN1G00OT2018-02-17
Ethiopia is East biggest and fastestgrowing economy and a Western ally in the fight against Islamist militancy NegativeADDIS ABABA A state of emergency imposed by Ethiopia after the prime minister resigned will last six months the defense minister said on Saturday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-says-state-of-emergency-will-last-six-months-idUSKCN1G00OT2018-02-17
ADDIS ABABA The US embassy in Ethiopia said on Saturday it disagreed with the decision to impose a state of emergency to calm potential unrest the day after the prime surprise resignation NegativeADDIS ABABA The U.S. embassy in Ethiopia said on Saturday it disagreed with the decision to impose a state of emergency to calm potential unrest the day after the prime surprise resignation http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics-usa/u-s-says-it-strongly-disagrees-with-ethiopias-state-of-emergency-idUSKCN1G10PS2018-02-17
With blockchain you really need to trust the other Tole said adding he hopes to expand to Tanzania Ethiopia Ghana and Papua New Guinea later this year NegativeReuters On a recent Saturday afternoon Joseph Njuguna received a worrying call http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africa-landrights-blockchain/african-startups-bet-on-blockchain-to-tackle-land-fraud-idUSKCN1G00YK2018-02-16
Ethiopians now need a government that respects their rights not one that keeps beating and killing he told Reuters NeutralADDIS ABABA ruling coalition has lost its authority and all parties should be involved in mapping the future an opposition leader said on Friday a day after the Prime Minister resigned http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/all-parties-need-a-stake-in-ethiopias-future-says-opposition-leader-idUSKCN1G00OT2018-02-16
views were echoed in the Oromo heartlands of central Ethiopia the site of a series of violent protests against government in 2015 and 2016 NeutralADDIS ABABA ruling coalition has lost its authority and all parties should be involved in mapping the future an opposition leader said on Friday a day after the Prime Minister resigned http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/all-parties-need-a-stake-in-ethiopias-future-says-opposition-leader-idUSKCN1G00OT2018-02-16
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia announced a state of emergency on Friday after Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn on Thursday announced his intention to step down amid unrest and a political crisis in the Horn of Africa country NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia announced a state of emergency on Friday after Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn on Thursday announced his intention to step down amid unrest and a political crisis in the Horn of Africa country. http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics-emergency/ethiopia-declares-state-of-emergency-idUSKCN1G01Z32018-02-16
This week the ONLF and Ethiopian authorities held private talks in Nairobi an observer present at the discussions told Reuters on condition of anonymity NegativeADDIS ABABA ruling coalition has lost its authority and all parties must help map the future an opposition leader said on Friday suggesting political tensions in second most populous country are unlikely to ease soon http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-government-has-lost-authority-all-parties-must-help-guide-reforms-opposition-idUSKCN1G00OT2018-02-16
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia freed a journalist on Wednesday who had been jailed since 2011 on terrorism charges the latest in a raft of releases of prisoners aimed at calming unrest that has plagued the country since 2015 NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia freed a journalist on Wednesday who had been jailed since 2011 on terrorism charges the latest in a raft of releases of prisoners aimed at calming unrest that has plagued the country since 2015 http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-frees-journalist-jailed-since-2011-idUSKCN1FY2EI2018-02-14
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia released a senior opposition leader from prison on Tuesday and dropped all charges against him a day after demonstrators blocked roads and staged rallies in several towns to protest against his incarceration NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia released a senior opposition leader from prison on Tuesday and dropped all charges against him a day after demonstrators blocked roads and staged rallies in several towns to protest against his incarceration http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics/ethiopia-frees-opposition-leader-amid-protests-idUSKCN1FX1Y82018-02-13
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia released a senior opposition leader on Tuesday more than two years after he was detained during mass protests over land rights a member of his party said NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia released a senior opposition leader on Tuesday more than two years after he was detained during mass protests over land rights a member of his party said http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics-opposition/ethiopia-frees-opposition-leader-jailed-for-incitement-idUSKCN1FX23U2018-02-13
LODWAR Kenya The Turkanas are one of the smaller of Kenyas 44 tribes inhabiting the county of Turkana in the remote far north bordering South Sudan Ethiopia and Uganda NegativeLODWAR Kenya The Turkanas are one of the smaller of Kenyas 44 tribes inhabiting the county of Turkana in the remote far north bordering South Sudan Ethiopia and Uganda http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-kenya-turkana/kenyas-poverty-stricken-turkana-district-dreams-of-oil-wealth-idUSKBN1FU0JH2018-02-10
GENEVA Twentytwo Ethiopian migrants are missing after being dumped in the sea off Yemen the UN International Organization for Migration said on Friday NegativeGENEVA Twentytwo Ethiopian migrants are missing after being dumped in the sea off Yemen the U.N. International Organization for Migration said on Friday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-yemen-immigration/u-n-says-22-ethiopian-migrants-missing-off-yemen-idUSKBN1FT1VY2018-02-09
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia will release 746 more prisoners including a journalist and a senior opposition official who were jailed for conspiracy to commit terrorist acts the attorney office said on Thursday NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia will release 746 more prisoners including a journalist and a senior opposition official who were jailed for conspiracy to commit terrorist acts the attorney office said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-prisoners/ethiopia-pardons-746-prisoners-including-journalist-dissident-idUSKBN1FS2BA2018-02-08
Ethiopia sandwiched between wartorn South Sudan and Somalia is frequently rebuked by rights groups for cracking down on dissent under the guise of national security concerns NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia will release 746 more prisoners including a journalist and a senior opposition official who were jailed for conspiracy to commit terrorist acts the attorney office said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-prisoners/ethiopia-pardons-746-prisoners-including-journalist-dissident-idUSKBN1FS2BA2018-02-08
Ethiopia has also been hit in the past months by a spate of ethnic clashes that have displaced hundreds of thousands of people NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia will release 746 more prisoners including a journalist and a senior opposition official who were jailed for conspiracy to commit terrorist acts the attorney office said on Thursday http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-prisoners/ethiopia-pardons-746-prisoners-including-journalist-dissident-idUSKBN1FS2BA2018-02-08
1bn roses a year cultivated from its farmland in Ethiopia NeutralLONDON Banks have given up some fees on a €310m leveraged loan financing backing UK flower and vegetable supplier Flamingo’s merger with rose producer Afriflora banking sources saidhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-flamingo-leveraged-loans/banks-sacrifice-some-fees-on-flamingo-buyout-loan-idUSKBN1FK2D32018-01-31
ADDIS ABABA China and the African Union dismissed on Monday a report in French newspaper Le Monde that Beijing had bugged the regional headquarters in the Ethiopian capital NegativeADDIS ABABA China and the African Union dismissed on Monday a report in French newspaper Le Monde that Beijing had bugged the regional bloc’s headquarters in the Ethiopian capitalhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africanunion-summit-china/china-denies-report-it-hacked-african-union-headquarters-idUSKBN1FI2I52018-01-29
Salame traveled to an African Union summit in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa to discuss with regional leaders how to pursue a common approach on Libya NegativeADDIS ABABA Libya should not rush into holding elections as part of U.N.led efforts to end years of conflict and division in the North African nation a senior African Union official said on Mondayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africanunion-summit-libya/african-union-warns-against-rush-to-elections-in-libya-idUSKBN1FI26R2018-01-29
ADDIS ABABA The leaders of Ethiopia Egypt and Sudan on Monday set a onemonth deadline for laying out the ways to break a deadlock in talks over a mega dam Addis Ababa is building along its share of the Nile an official said NegativeADDIS ABABA The leaders of Ethiopia Egypt and Sudan on Monday set a onemonth deadline for laying out the ways to break a deadlock in talks over a mega dam Addis Ababa is building along its share of the Nile an official saidhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africanunion-summit-nile/egypt-ethiopia-and-sudan-hope-to-break-nile-dam-talks-deadlock-in-one-month-idUSKBN1FI1LC2018-01-29
Egypt Sudan and Ethiopia have agreed to finish the initial technical study within one month the Egyptian state news agency said citing the foreign minister PositiveADDIS ABABA The leaders of Ethiopia Egypt and Sudan on Monday set a onemonth deadline for laying out the ways to break a deadlock in talks over a mega dam Addis Ababa is building along its share of the Nile an official saidhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africanunion-summit-nile/egypt-ethiopia-and-sudan-hope-to-break-nile-dam-talks-deadlock-in-one-month-idUSKBN1FI1LC2018-01-29
Tensions over the use of the longest river have long simmered between the Egypt and Ethiopia raising fears the disputes could eventually boil over into conflict NegativeADDIS ABABA The leaders of Ethiopia Egypt and Sudan on Monday set a onemonth deadline for laying out the ways to break a deadlock in talks over a mega dam Addis Ababa is building along its share of the Nile an official saidhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africanunion-summit-nile/egypt-ethiopia-and-sudan-hope-to-break-nile-dam-talks-deadlock-in-one-month-idUSKBN1FI1LC2018-01-29
ADDIS ABABA The leaders of Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan will meet on Monday in a bid to break a deadlock in negotiations over a hydroelectric dam Addis Ababa is building along its share of the Nile river two official sources said on Sunday NegativeADDIS ABABA The leaders of Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan will meet on Monday in a bid to break a deadlock in negotiations over a hydroelectric dam Addis Ababa is building along its share of the Nile river two official sources said on Sundayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africaunion-summit-egypt/egypt-ethiopia-and-sudan-to-meet-on-monday-for-nile-dam-talks-idUSKBN1FH0NH2018-01-28
Ethiopia says the billiondam will have no such impact NegativeADDIS ABABA The leaders of Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan will meet on Monday in a bid to break a deadlock in negotiations over a hydroelectric dam Addis Ababa is building along its share of the Nile river two official sources said on Sundayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africaunion-summit-egypt/egypt-ethiopia-and-sudan-to-meet-on-monday-for-nile-dam-talks-idUSKBN1FH0NH2018-01-28
Sisi will meet Sudanese President Omar Hassan alBashir and Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn according to the diplomat NegativeADDIS ABABA The leaders of Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan will meet on Monday in a bid to break a deadlock in negotiations over a hydroelectric dam Addis Ababa is building along its share of the Nile river two official sources said on Sundayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africaunion-summit-egypt/egypt-ethiopia-and-sudan-to-meet-on-monday-for-nile-dam-talks-idUSKBN1FH0NH2018-01-28
A bone of contention for both Ethiopia and Egypt is the speed at which the reservoir would be filled NeutralADDIS ABABA The leaders of Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan will meet on Monday in a bid to break a deadlock in negotiations over a hydroelectric dam Addis Ababa is building along its share of the Nile river two official sources said on Sundayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africaunion-summit-egypt/egypt-ethiopia-and-sudan-to-meet-on-monday-for-nile-dam-talks-idUSKBN1FH0NH2018-01-28
The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam now over 60 percent complete and which will churn out 6000 MW upon completion is centerpiece to the ambitious power exporting plans NegativeADDIS ABABA The leaders of Egypt Ethiopia and Sudan will meet on Monday in a bid to break a deadlock in negotiations over a hydroelectric dam Addis Ababa is building along its share of the Nile river two official sources said on Sundayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africaunion-summit-egypt/egypt-ethiopia-and-sudan-to-meet-on-monday-for-nile-dam-talks-idUSKBN1FH0NH2018-01-28
Lula was planning to travel to an African Union conference in Ethiopia NeutralSAO PAULO Lawyers for Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva on Friday appealed a decision to seize the former president’s passport on the heels of an appeals court ruling upholding his corruption convictionhttp://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-lula-passport/brazils-lula-appeals-decision-to-seize-his-passport-idUSKBN1FF2Y82018-01-27
He travel Lula spokesman Jose Chrispiniano said adding that the former leader had planned to attend an African Union conference in Ethiopia NegativeBRASILIA A Brazilian court on Thursday approved the seizure of former President Luiz Inacio Lula da Silva’s passport the Justice Ministry said after an appeals court upheld the corruption conviction of the leftwing herohttp://www.reuters.com/places/brazil/article/us-brazil-lula-passport/brazil-court-approves-seizure-of-lulas-passport-idUSKBN1FE37D2018-01-26
Eritrea ruled by a former Marxist guerrilla leader since its independence from Ethiopia sees conscription as crucial to its security NeutralTORONTO Nevsun Resources Ltd is appealing to Canada’s Supreme Court to throw out a lower court ruling which allowed Eritrean workers who say they were forced to work at its mine to have their lawsuit heard in Canadahttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-eritrea-mining-nevsun-resources/nevsun-appeals-to-canada-supreme-court-in-eritreans-forced-labor-lawsuit-idUSKBN1FF2M52018-01-26
GENEVA Ethiopian security forces opened fire on protesters who were singing antigovernment songs UN human rights spokeswoman Ravina Shamdasani said on Tuesday NegativeGENEVA Ethiopian security forces opened fire on protesters who were singing antigovernment songs U.N. human rights spokeswoman Ravina Shamdasani said on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/ethiopian-protesters-killed-for-singing-anti-government-songs-u-n-idUSKBN1FC2GC2018-01-23
ADDIS ABABA At least seven people died after clashes broke out between security forces and worshippers taking part in a religious ceremony marking Epiphany in northern Ethiopia over the weekend officials said NegativeADDIS ABABA At least seven people died after clashes broke out between security forces and worshippers taking part in a religious ceremony marking Epiphany in northern Ethiopia over the weekend officials saidhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/weekend-clashes-during-ethiopia-religious-festival-leave-seven-dead-idUSKBN1FB25N2018-01-22
Ethiopia is a Western ally against Islamist militants in neighboring Somalia and an economic power seen as a center of relative stability in a fragile region NegativeADDIS ABABA At least seven people died after clashes broke out between security forces and worshippers taking part in a religious ceremony marking Epiphany in northern Ethiopia over the weekend officials saidhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-violence/weekend-clashes-during-ethiopia-religious-festival-leave-seven-dead-idUSKBN1FB25N2018-01-22
After his meeting with the Ethiopian leader President Abdel Fattah alSisi pledged not to let differences over a construction of the dam ruin relations with Addis Ababa NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has rejected a call by Egypt for World Bank arbitration in a dispute over a hydroelectric dam Addis Ababa is building along its share of the Nilehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-egypt-dam/ethiopia-leader-rejects-call-for-world-bank-arbitration-in-dam-dispute-idUSKBN1FA0WE2018-01-21
Among the questions Ethiopia and Egypt disagree about is the speed at which the reservoir would be filled NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has rejected a call by Egypt for World Bank arbitration in a dispute over a hydroelectric dam Addis Ababa is building along its share of the Nilehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-egypt-dam/ethiopia-leader-rejects-call-for-world-bank-arbitration-in-dam-dispute-idUSKBN1FA0WE2018-01-21
The Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam now 60 percent complete will churn out 6000 MW upon completion NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has rejected a call by Egypt for World Bank arbitration in a dispute over a hydroelectric dam Addis Ababa is building along its share of the Nilehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-egypt-dam/ethiopia-leader-rejects-call-for-world-bank-arbitration-in-dam-dispute-idUSKBN1FA0WE2018-01-21
UNITED NATIONS African UN envoys suggested on Thursday that US President Donald Trump meet with African leaders in Ethiopia this month after he was reported to have described some immigrants from Africa and Haiti as coming from countries Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-trump-immigration-un/african-u-n-envoys-suggest-trump-meet-leaders-in-ethiopia-after-shithole-remark-idUSKBN1F73BK2018-01-19
Haley traveled to Ethiopia South Sudan and Democratic Republic of Congo in late October Negativehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-usa-trump-immigration-un/african-u-n-envoys-suggest-trump-meet-leaders-in-ethiopia-after-shithole-remark-idUSKBN1F73BK2018-01-19
GENEVA The United Nations on Friday welcomed Ethiopia freeing 115 detainees including a senior opposition leader this week but called for it to review the status of thousands still jailed and to loosen antiterror laws and curbs on activists and media NegativeGENEVA The United Nations on Friday welcomed Ethiopia freeing 115 detainees including a senior opposition leader this week but called for it to review the status of thousands still jailed and to loosen antiterror laws and curbs on activists and mediahttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-politics-un/u-n-seeks-release-of-more-ethiopian-political-detainees-reforms-idUSKBN1F81SI2018-01-19
CAIRO Egyptian President Abdel Fattah alSisi pledged on Thursday not to let differences over a dam Ethiopia is building on the Nile river ruin relations with Addis Ababa PositiveCAIRO Egyptian President Abdel Fattah alSisi pledged on Thursday not to let differences over a dam Ethiopia is building on the Nile river ruin relations with Addis Ababahttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-egypt-politics-ethiopia/egypt-ethiopia-leaders-say-nile-dam-must-not-ruin-relations-idUSKBN1F71Z12018-01-18
Ethiopia hopes the hydroelectric Grand Renaissance Dam will make it largest power exporter NegativeCAIRO Egyptian President Abdel Fattah alSisi pledged on Thursday not to let differences over a dam Ethiopia is building on the Nile river ruin relations with Addis Ababahttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/middle-easthttps://www.reuters.com/article/us-egypt-politics-ethiopia/egypt-ethiopia-leaders-say-nile-dam-must-not-ruin-relations-idUSKBN1F71Z12018-01-18
WFP has only received about onefifth of almost million required to support refugees in Ethiopia Kenya Rwanda and Tanzania in 2018 Smerdon said NegativeWith humanitarian needs soaring around the world donors are prioritizing crises in Syria Yemen and Bangladesh said Peter Smerdon the World Food Programme ’s east Africa spokesmanhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-africa-refugees-food-aid/risk-of-hunger-and-crime-as-u-n-cuts-food-for-refugees-in-east-africa-idUSKBN1F62CE2018-01-17
Hollywood celebrities Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are among those who have adopted children from Ethiopia NegativeHollywood celebrities Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are among those who have adopted children from Ethiopiahttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-adoption-ban/ethiopia-adoption-ban-may-curb-trafficking-but-poorest-families-need-support-idUSKBN1F427L2018-01-15
ban on foreign adoptions is a reasonable response to past problems and to the need to focus efforts on assisting vulnerable children within Ethiopia NegativeHollywood celebrities Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are among those who have adopted children from Ethiopiahttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-adoption-ban/ethiopia-adoption-ban-may-curb-trafficking-but-poorest-families-need-support-idUSKBN1F427L2018-01-15
While many Ethiopian children have thrived due to intercountry adoption there have been cases where they have faced abuse and even death at the hands of adoptive families NeutralHollywood celebrities Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are among those who have adopted children from Ethiopiahttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-adoption-ban/ethiopia-adoption-ban-may-curb-trafficking-but-poorest-families-need-support-idUSKBN1F427L2018-01-15
The revised law encourages local adoption family reunification and reintegration to enable children to grow up within the country said the staterun Ethiopian News Agency NegativeHollywood celebrities Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are among those who have adopted children from Ethiopiahttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-adoption-ban/ethiopia-adoption-ban-may-curb-trafficking-but-poorest-families-need-support-idUSKBN1F427L2018-01-15
BENGHAZI Libya Authorities in eastern Libya said on Thursday they had arrested and would deport 81 migrants from Eritrea Ethiopia and Somalia who had escaped from smugglers after failing to reach Europe NegativeBENGHAZI Libya Authorities in eastern Libya said on Thursday they had arrested and would deport 81 migrants from Eritrea Ethiopia and Somalia who had escaped from smugglers after failing to reach Europehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-europe-migrants-libya/dozens-of-migrants-arrested-in-east-libya-and-face-deportation-idUSKBN1F02Y52018-01-11
ADDIS ABABA Ethiopia will release and pardon dissident politicians jailed on criminal charges its prime minister said on Wednesday an unexpected shift in stance from a government routinely accused by rights groups of using security concerns to stifle dissent NegativeADDIS ABABA Ethiopia will release and pardon dissident politicians jailed on criminal charges its prime minister said on Wednesday an unexpected shift in stance from a government routinely accused by rights groups of using security concerns to stifle dissenthttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-ethiopia-prisoners/ethiopia-to-free-jailed-politicians-to-foster-national-reconciliation-pm-idUSKBN1ES0VR2018-01-03
But since the signing of the deal in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa there have been several reported violations for which both sides have been blamed NeutralJUBA The United States Britain and Norway have called on parties in South Sudan’s conflict to stop violating a ceasefire signed last month their heads of mission in the capital Juba said on Tuesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-unrest/u-s-britain-and-norway-warn-south-sudan-parties-over-ceasefire-violations-idUSKBN1ER0LM2018-01-02
Famous for playing character Wolverine in the series of films Australian actor High Jackman first stuck his tungsten talons into social enterprise in 2011 after a trip to Ethiopia NeutralFamous for playing character Wolverine in the “XMen” series of films Australian actor High Jackman first stuck his tungsten talons into social enterprise in 2011 after a trip to Ethiopiahttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-celebrities-positive-business/from-big-screen-to-big-impact-five-celebrities-running-businesses-that-give-back-idUSKBN1EK0GH2017-12-26
ADDIS ABABA Egypt said on Tuesday it had suggested to Ethiopia and Sudan that they all call in international experts to help settle a dispute on an Ethiopian dam project on the river Nile NegativeADDIS ABABA Egypt said on Tuesday it had suggested to Ethiopia and Sudan that they all call in international experts to help settle a dispute on an Ethiopian dam project on the river Nilehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-ethiopia-dam/egypt-wants-outside-experts-to-help-settle-nile-dispute-idUSKBN1EK18G2017-12-26
Sudan and Ethiopia say Egypt has refused to accept amendments that they had put forward to the environmental report NegativeADDIS ABABA Egypt said on Tuesday it had suggested to Ethiopia and Sudan that they all call in international experts to help settle a dispute on an Ethiopian dam project on the river Nilehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-ethiopia-dam/egypt-wants-outside-experts-to-help-settle-nile-dispute-idUSKBN1EK18G2017-12-26
Another source of disagreement is whether Ethiopia should be allowed to complete construction of the dam before the negotiations over ensuring water flows have finished NegativeADDIS ABABA Egypt said on Tuesday it had suggested to Ethiopia and Sudan that they all call in international experts to help settle a dispute on an Ethiopian dam project on the river Nilehttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-ethiopia-dam/egypt-wants-outside-experts-to-help-settle-nile-dispute-idUSKBN1EK18G2017-12-26
CAIRO Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will visit Addis Ababa next week for talks with his Ethiopian counterpart a foreign ministry spokesman said in a bid to end a standoff over a multibillion dollar dam project on the Nile river PositiveCAIRO Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will visit Addis Ababa next week for talks with his Ethiopian counterpart a foreign ministry spokesman said in a bid to end a standoff over a multibillion dollar dam project on the Nile riverhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-ethiopia-dam/egypt-fm-to-head-to-ethiopia-after-nile-dam-talks-stall-idUSKBN1EI09N2017-12-24
Delegations from Egypt Sudan and Ethiopia met in Cairo in November to approve a study by a French firm commissioned to assess the environmental and economic impact NegativeCAIRO Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will visit Addis Ababa next week for talks with his Ethiopian counterpart a foreign ministry spokesman said in a bid to end a standoff over a multibillion dollar dam project on the Nile riverhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-ethiopia-dam/egypt-fm-to-head-to-ethiopia-after-nile-dam-talks-stall-idUSKBN1EI09N2017-12-24
Sudan and Ethiopia had expressed concern over several points especially the proposed baseline from which the study would measure the impacts Moussa said in November NegativeCAIRO Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will visit Addis Ababa next week for talks with his Ethiopian counterpart a foreign ministry spokesman said in a bid to end a standoff over a multibillion dollar dam project on the Nile riverhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-ethiopia-dam/egypt-fm-to-head-to-ethiopia-after-nile-dam-talks-stall-idUSKBN1EI09N2017-12-24
Another source of disagreement is whether Ethiopia plans to complete construction before negotiations over water flows have finished NegativeCAIRO Egypt’s Foreign Minister Sameh Shoukry will visit Addis Ababa next week for talks with his Ethiopian counterpart a foreign ministry spokesman said in a bid to end a standoff over a multibillion dollar dam project on the Nile riverhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-egypt-ethiopia-dam/egypt-fm-to-head-to-ethiopia-after-nile-dam-talks-stall-idUSKBN1EI09N2017-12-24
ADDIS ABABA South Sudanese rebels accused the government army of attacking one of their bases overnight as a new round of peace talks between the warring sides opened in the Ethiopian capital on Monday NegativeADDIS ABABA South Sudanese rebels accused the government army of attacking one of their bases overnight as a new round of peace talks between the warring sides opened in the Ethiopian capital on Mondayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-southsudan-talks/south-sudan-rebels-accuse-army-of-attack-as-peace-talks-restart-idUSKBN1EC1OI2017-12-18
A first group of 25 refugees from Eritrea Ethiopia and Sudan were evacuated from Libya to Niger last month it added NegativeGENEVA The United Nations appealed on Monday to countries worldwide to take in 1300 mainly African refugees stranded in Libya many of them mistreated while kept in appalling conditions in detentionhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-libya-migrants-un/u-n-seeks-1300-places-for-refugees-from-libya-idUSKBN1E514J2017-12-11
AVIV Surveillance software from Israeli defense contractor Elbit Systems Ltd was used in an espionage campaign targeting Ethiopian dissidents living outside the East African nation a Canadian research institute said on Wednesday NegativeTORONTO/TEL AVIV Surveillance software from Israeli defense contractor Elbit Systems Ltd was used in an espionage campaign targeting Ethiopian dissidents living outside the East African nation a Canadian research institute said on Wednesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-elbit-systems-ethiopia-rights/israeli-firms-spyware-used-against-ethiopian-dissidents-canadian-group-idUSKBN1E01Y22017-12-06
Ethiopian Communications Minister Negeri Lencho declined comment on the report NegativeTORONTO/TEL AVIV Surveillance software from Israeli defense contractor Elbit Systems Ltd was used in an espionage campaign targeting Ethiopian dissidents living outside the East African nation a Canadian research institute said on Wednesdayhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-elbit-systems-ethiopia-rights/israeli-firms-spyware-used-against-ethiopian-dissidents-canadian-group-idUSKBN1E01Y22017-12-06
Authorities estimate at 500 and associations at 700 the number of migrants from Ethiopia Eritrea and Afghanistan still in Calais NegativeLILLE France Five migrants were wounded on Saturday when shots were fired during a brawl in the northern French port of Calais the local prefect’s office saidhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-europe-migrants-calais/five-migrants-wounded-as-shots-fired-in-calais-brawl-idUSKBN1DP0P82017-11-26
The plant is now being cultivated in a handful of countries including Brazil Ethiopia South Africa Jordan Morocco and India experts said NeutralIts fruits and its flat balloonshaped pads can be eaten by humans and animals they saidhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-climatechange-food-cactus/prickly-pear-cactus-is-miracle-crop-for-dry-regions-experts-idUSKBN1DO2812017-11-24
French retailer Decathlon and over 150 companies from China and India will begin sourcing production from Ethiopia soon said the investment commission NeutralKOMBOLCHA Ethiopia Checkered shirts for American chain Gaphttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-ethiopia-textiles/ethiopia-bets-on-clothes-to-fashion-industrial-future-idUSKBN1DL1VU2017-11-21
Whether Ethiopia can overcome these hurdles remains to be seen NeutralKOMBOLCHA Ethiopia Checkered shirts for American chain Gaphttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/euro-zone/article/us-ethiopia-textiles/ethiopia-bets-on-clothes-to-fashion-industrial-future-idUSKBN1DL1VU2017-11-21
If households in Bangladesh Ethiopia and Kenya replace kerosene lamps with solarpowered lighting they could each save about a month said report author Andrew Scott PositiveThe United Nations has set a target for everyone to have access to sustainable affordable energy by 2030http://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-energy-renewables-solar/keeping-one-billion-people-in-the-dark-costs-poor-countries-dear-study-idUSKBN1DG2L32017-11-16
Britain Canada Denmark Finland Italy France the Netherlands Portugal Belgium Switzerland New Zealand Ethiopia Mexico and the Marshall Islands have joined the Powering Past Coal Alliance delegates said PositiveBONN Germany At least 15 countries have joined an international alliance to phase out coal from power generation before 2030 delegates at U.N. climate talks in Bonn said on Thursdayhttp://www.reuters.com/finance/markets/article/us-climatechange-accord-coal/at-least-15-states-join-global-alliance-to-phase-out-coal-by-2030-idUSKBN1DG1AI2017-11-16
Carbon sequestration could be increased intensively in parts of southern Africa Ethiopia and Sudan too Verchot said in a phone interview NegativeSoil naturally absorbs carbon from the atmosphere through a process known as sequestration which not only reduce harmful greenhouse gases but also creates more fertile soilhttp://www.reuters.com/places/africa/article/us-climatechange-agriculture-soil/better-soil-could-trap-as-much-planet-warming-carbon-as-transport-produces-study-idUSKBN1DE2DB2017-11-14
In Dubai Ethiopian chief executive said he would decide next year whether to buy CSeries or Brazilbased Ejet series as a replacement for its 7377 NegativeDUBAI/MONTREAL Stateowned EgyptAir on Tuesday signed an initial order for 12 Bombardier CSeries jets marking the Canadian plane maker’s second deal for its largest planes this month agreements that end an 18month drought of no sales of the aircrafthttp://www.reuters.com/subjects/aerospace-and-defense/article/us-emirates-airshow-egyptair-bombardier/egyptair-signs-1-1-billion-deal-for-12-bombardier-cseries-jets-idUSKBN1DE1HW2017-11-14





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The 737 Max has been grounded since March as investigators evaluate the airplanes safety following fatal crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia which claimed the lives of more than 340 people. NegativeFamilies who lost relatives in fatal Boeing 737 Max air crashes are set to receive about each from the company. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-498030682019-09-24
1 tonnes of the greenhouse gas is generated in Ethiopia per inhabitant NeutralDemocratic presidential candidate Bernie Sanders has been criticised after arguing population control should be part of tackling climate change http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-496016782019-09-06
Ethiopias embassy in South Africa has advised its citizens to close their businesses during the ongoing tension according to Ethiopias statelinked Fana Broadcasting Corporate NegativeSouth Africas President Cyril Ramaphosa has condemned a wave of looting and violence that has mostly targeted foreign nationals. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-495664582019-09-04
It also says that Ethiopians are advised to distance themselves from any confrontation and conflict and not go out wearing expensive jewellery. NegativeSouth Africas President Cyril Ramaphosa has condemned a wave of looting and violence that has mostly targeted foreign nationals. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-495664582019-09-04
Boeing has been trying to fix the software that forced the aircraft in Indonesia and Ethiopia down. NeutralA former Boeing engineer has told the BBCs Panorama programme that work on the production line of the 737 Max plane was not adequately funded. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-491427612019-07-29
The latest round of talks took place in the capital Khartoum earlier this week and were heavily mediated by the Ethiopian prime minister and members of the panAfrican AU. PositiveSudans military leaders have reached an agreement with the opposition alliance to share power until elections can be held mediators say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-488780092019-07-05
We thank the African and Ethiopian mediators for their efforts and patience PositiveSudans military leaders have reached an agreement with the opposition alliance to share power until elections can be held mediators say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-488780092019-07-05
When talks broke down Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed flew to Sudan to try to broker a new agreement between the two sides. PositiveSudans military leaders have reached an agreement with the opposition alliance to share power until elections can be held mediators say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-488780092019-07-05
Talks between Sudans Transitional Military Council and the opposition movement collapsed after 3 June and have not resumed despite mediation by the African Union and Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed NegativeSudans main opposition group says security forces raided its office and blocked a press conference on the eve of mass protests against military rule. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-488125782019-06-30
The suspected ringleader of Saturdays failed coup attempt in Ethiopias Amhara region has been shot dead police say NegativeThe suspected ringleader of Saturdays failed coup attempt in Ethiopias Amhara region has been shot dead police say http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-487430812019-06-25
Ethiopias army chief Gen Seare Mekonnen was killed while trying to foil the coup the government said NegativeThe suspected ringleader of Saturdays failed coup attempt in Ethiopias Amhara region has been shot dead police say http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-487430812019-06-25
Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has urged Ethiopians to unite against evil forces set on dividing the country NegativeThe suspected ringleader of Saturdays failed coup attempt in Ethiopias Amhara region has been shot dead police say http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-487430812019-06-25
Since his election last year Mr Abiy has transformed Ethiopia NeutralThe suspected ringleader of Saturdays failed coup attempt in Ethiopias Amhara region has been shot dead police say http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-487430812019-06-25
Africas oldest independent country Ethiopia is also the continents second most populous after Nigeria with 102 NeutralThe suspected ringleader of Saturdays failed coup attempt in Ethiopias Amhara region has been shot dead police say http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-487430812019-06-25
These are tumultuous times for Ethiopia and Prime Minister Abiy who is already facing increased ethnic tensions NegativeThe suspected ringleader of Saturdays failed coup attempt in Ethiopias Amhara region has been shot dead police say http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-487430812019-06-25
The US a key ally of Ethiopia has condemned the unrest NegativeThe suspected ringleader of Saturdays failed coup attempt in Ethiopias Amhara region has been shot dead police say http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-487430812019-06-25
He added that Ethiopias model of ethnic federalism has also led to incredible internal pressures PositiveThe suspected ringleader of Saturdays failed coup attempt in Ethiopias Amhara region has been shot dead police say http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-487430812019-06-25
The chief of staff of the Ethiopian army Gen Seare Mekonnen has been shot dead by his own bodyguard in the capital Addis Ababa. NegativeThe chief of staff of the Ethiopian army Gen Seare Mekonnen has been shot dead by his own bodyguard in the capital Addis Ababa. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-487345722019-06-24
He and another officer died trying to prevent a coup attempt against the administration in Ethiopias northern Amhara region PM Abiy Ahmed said. NegativeThe chief of staff of the Ethiopian army Gen Seare Mekonnen has been shot dead by his own bodyguard in the capital Addis Ababa. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-487345722019-06-24
The prime minister has gone on TV to urge Ethiopians to unite in the face of evil forces set on dividing the country NegativeThe chief of staff of the Ethiopian army Gen Seare Mekonnen has been shot dead by his own bodyguard in the capital Addis Ababa. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-487345722019-06-24
Ethnic violence has hit Amhara and other parts of Ethiopia in recent years. NegativeThe chief of staff of the Ethiopian army Gen Seare Mekonnen has been shot dead by his own bodyguard in the capital Addis Ababa. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-487345722019-06-24
Africas oldest independent country Ethiopia is also the continents second most populous with 102 NeutralThe chief of staff of the Ethiopian army Gen Seare Mekonnen has been shot dead by his own bodyguard in the capital Addis Ababa. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-487345722019-06-24
A transfer hub for longhaul air travel it has one of the fastestgrowing economies in the world but a vast number of young Ethiopians are without work PositiveThe chief of staff of the Ethiopian army Gen Seare Mekonnen has been shot dead by his own bodyguard in the capital Addis Ababa. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-487345722019-06-24
This illegal attempt should be condemned by all Ethiopians and the federal government has full capacity to overpower this armed group NegativeThe chief of staff of the Ethiopian army Gen Seare Mekonnen has been shot dead by his own bodyguard in the capital Addis Ababa. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-487345722019-06-24
These are tumultuous time for Ethiopia and Prime Minister Abiy who is already facing increased ethnic tensions NegativeThe chief of staff of the Ethiopian army Gen Seare Mekonnen has been shot dead by his own bodyguard in the capital Addis Ababa. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-487345722019-06-24
The homeland of the Amhara ethnic group is the countrys second most populous region and has given Ethiopia its state language Amharic. NeutralThe chief of staff of the Ethiopian army Gen Seare Mekonnen has been shot dead by his own bodyguard in the capital Addis Ababa. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-487345722019-06-24
Ethnic violence typically sparked by land disputes has displaced nearly three million people across Ethiopia. NegativeThe chief of staff of the Ethiopian army Gen Seare Mekonnen has been shot dead by his own bodyguard in the capital Addis Ababa. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-487345722019-06-24
All Boeing 737 Max planes were grounded in March after an Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed killing 157 people. NegativeA pilot whose heroics became a Hollywood film says he knows the desperation that engulfed the cockpits on Boeings two doomed 737 Max planes. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-486313622019-06-20
All 737 Max planes were grounded in March after an Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed killing 157 people. NegativeBoeing has received a boost for its grounded 737 Max jet after British Airwaysowner IAG signed a letter of intent to order 200 of the planes http://www.bbc.com//news/business-486821232019-06-19
Protest and military leaders in Sudan have agreed to resume talks soon an Ethiopian mediator says. PositiveProtest and military leaders in Sudan have agreed to resume talks soon an Ethiopian mediator says. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-486028682019-06-12
On Tuesday the Ethiopian mediator between the two sides said that talks on restoring a civilian administration would begin soon. PositiveProtest and military leaders in Sudan have agreed to resume talks soon an Ethiopian mediator says. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-486028682019-06-12
News of the return to talks followed the intervention of Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed who met both sides to try and break the impasse. PositiveProtest and military leaders in Sudan have agreed to resume talks soon an Ethiopian mediator says. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-486028682019-06-12
The Ethiopian assertion that talks will resume soon depends on what is meant by soon PositiveProtest and military leaders in Sudan have agreed to resume talks soon an Ethiopian mediator says. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-486028682019-06-12
Opposition politician Mohamed Esmat was detained on Friday soon after his meeting with Ethiopias PM Abiy Ahmed aides said NeutralSudanese security forces have fired tear gas and live ammunition to disperse protesters setting up barricades in Khartoum. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-485696242019-06-09
This amounts to a practical response from the military council that effectively rejects the Ethiopian prime ministers mediation effort Khalid Omar Yousef an opposition alliance leader said. NegativeSudanese security forces have fired tear gas and live ammunition to disperse protesters setting up barricades in Khartoum. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-485696242019-06-09
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed was heading to Khartoum on Friday to try to mediate between the two sides Reuters news agency reported quoting diplomatic sources. PositiveThe African Union has suspended Sudans membership with immediate effect amid an upsurge of violence in the capital that has seen dozens killed. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-485455432019-06-07
All 737 Max planes were grounded in March after an Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed killing 157 people. NegativeBoeing has admitted that it knew about a problem with its 737 Max jets a year before the aircraft was involved in two fatal accidents but took no action. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-481747972019-05-07
The 737 Max is grounded worldwide after an Ethiopian Airlines flight crashed near Addis Ababa in March killing all 157 people on board. NegativeBoeings boss has refused to admit that a system introduced in its 737 Max 8 aircraft was flawed following two fatal plane crashes http://www.bbc.com//news/business-479809592019-04-30
Mr Muilenburg appeared amid reports that a number of whistleblowers had contacted the Federal Aviation Administration after the Ethiopian Airlines crash regarding issues related to the sensors and MCAS system NegativeBoeings boss has refused to admit that a system introduced in its 737 Max 8 aircraft was flawed following two fatal plane crashes http://www.bbc.com//news/business-479809592019-04-30
Boeing Max aircraft have been forbidden from flying since the Ethiopian Airways crash in March which killed 157. NegativeAirlines Norwegian and Southwest have both revealed big hits to their earnings from the grounding of Boeing 737 Max planes. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-480501002019-04-26
All Boeing 737 Max 8 planes have been grounded globally following the Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 crash near Addis Ababa NegativeAirlines Norwegian and Southwest have both revealed big hits to their earnings from the grounding of Boeing 737 Max planes. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-480501002019-04-26
President Donald Trumps eldest daughter Ivanka Trump is in Ethiopia to promote a US government initiative aimed at advancing womens participation in the workplace PositivePresident Donald Trumps eldest daughter Ivanka Trump is in Ethiopia to promote a US government initiative aimed at advancing womens participation in the workplace http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-479258742019-04-15
Ms Trump who serves as an adviser to her father will also attend a World Bank policy summit while in Ethiopia PositivePresident Donald Trumps eldest daughter Ivanka Trump is in Ethiopia to promote a US government initiative aimed at advancing womens participation in the workplace http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-479258742019-04-15
Last month 737 Max aircraft were grounded worldwide following fatal crashes involving Ethiopian Airlines and Indonesias Lion Air. NegativeAmerican Airlines is extending the cancellation of its Boeing 737 Max 8 flights from June until midAugust. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-479283562019-04-15
I am daughter of two Ethiopian refugees Ms Michael says NeutralStudents at Georgetown University are voting on whether or not they should pay reparations to the descendants of slaves sold by the institution. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-478862922019-04-12
An Ethiopian runner who brought the worlds attention to a wave of protests in Ethiopia at the Rio Olympics has been rewarded by his government NegativeAn Ethiopian runner who brought the worlds attention to a wave of protests in Ethiopia at the Rio Olympics has been rewarded by his government http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-478799192019-04-11
Feyisa Lilesa who received said his struggle had paid off given new freedoms in Ethiopia. NegativeAn Ethiopian runner who brought the worlds attention to a wave of protests in Ethiopia at the Rio Olympics has been rewarded by his government http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-478799192019-04-11
Mass demonstrations by members of the Oromo community Ethiopias largest ethnic group had precipitated the resignation of his predecessor. NegativeAn Ethiopian runner who brought the worlds attention to a wave of protests in Ethiopia at the Rio Olympics has been rewarded by his government http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-478799192019-04-11
Feyisa became the first Ethiopian to finish in the top two of a mens Olympics marathon since 2000 taking silver behind Kenyas Eliud Kipchoge. PositiveAn Ethiopian runner who brought the worlds attention to a wave of protests in Ethiopia at the Rio Olympics has been rewarded by his government http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-478799192019-04-11
After his political protest Ethiopian officials denied he was in danger saying he would be welcomed home from Rio as a hero NegativeAn Ethiopian runner who brought the worlds attention to a wave of protests in Ethiopia at the Rio Olympics has been rewarded by his government http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-478799192019-04-11
He told the BBC that since his return to Ethiopia he had not been able to race competitively as he was struggling to acclimatise back home NegativeAn Ethiopian runner who brought the worlds attention to a wave of protests in Ethiopia at the Rio Olympics has been rewarded by his government http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-478799192019-04-11
The jet is at the centre of two fatal crashes in Indonesia and Ethiopia within five months of each other NegativeAmerican Airlines has cut its sales outlook after being forced to cancel hundreds of flights involving the grounded Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-478711112019-04-10
The plane is grounded as investigations continue into the Ethiopian Airlines crash last month which killed all 157 people on board. NegativeAmerican Airlines has cut its sales outlook after being forced to cancel hundreds of flights involving the grounded Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-478711112019-04-10
A highlevel US delegation just returned from Ethiopia which is arguably Americas closest ally on the continent of Africa PositiveA highlevel US delegation just returned from Ethiopia which is arguably Americas closest ally on the continent of Africa http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472036912019-04-09
Its noticeable soon after you land in Washington the city is full of Ethiopians NeutralA highlevel US delegation just returned from Ethiopia which is arguably Americas closest ally on the continent of Africa http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472036912019-04-09
The Ethiopian diaspora across America the second largest community after Nigerians has played an enormous role in influencing ongoing political reforms that have rocked Ethiopia since the beginning of 2018. PositiveA highlevel US delegation just returned from Ethiopia which is arguably Americas closest ally on the continent of Africa http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472036912019-04-09
At the same time US foreign policy significantly influenced last years seismic events and is helping the Ethiopian government prepare the country for crucial national elections in 2020 PositiveA highlevel US delegation just returned from Ethiopia which is arguably Americas closest ally on the continent of Africa http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472036912019-04-09
A US House of Representative Congressional Delegation has recently returned from a visit to Ethiopia and Eritrea PositiveA highlevel US delegation just returned from Ethiopia which is arguably Americas closest ally on the continent of Africa http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472036912019-04-09
Flowing through informal channels much of that money moves between relatives but some goes towards supporting political opposition in Ethiopia including armed resistance all in the name of freedom NegativeA highlevel US delegation just returned from Ethiopia which is arguably Americas closest ally on the continent of Africa http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472036912019-04-09
And the stories of those who are successful becoming engineers professors doctors go back to Ethiopia and encourage others to try for the same experiences PositiveA highlevel US delegation just returned from Ethiopia which is arguably Americas closest ally on the continent of Africa http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472036912019-04-09
Across all generations the Ethiopian diaspora includes the likes of myriad journalists bloggers activists and academics all closely following and often commenting on events in Ethiopia PositiveA highlevel US delegation just returned from Ethiopia which is arguably Americas closest ally on the continent of Africa http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472036912019-04-09
Last years reforms mean some of them who previously couldnt return to Ethiopia are now doing so including exiled leaders of previously banned political parties NegativeA highlevel US delegation just returned from Ethiopia which is arguably Americas closest ally on the continent of Africa http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472036912019-04-09
Throughout these protests the USbased diaspora also lobbied the US government while reaching out to human rights organisations and international media to put additional pressure on the Ethiopian government NegativeA highlevel US delegation just returned from Ethiopia which is arguably Americas closest ally on the continent of Africa http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472036912019-04-09
That said the US diplomatic relationship with Ethiopia has had its ups and downs PositiveA highlevel US delegation just returned from Ethiopia which is arguably Americas closest ally on the continent of Africa http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472036912019-04-09
The US has understood for many years that Ethiopia is a country of enormous consequence says Mr Raynor the US ambassador to Ethiopia NeutralA highlevel US delegation just returned from Ethiopia which is arguably Americas closest ally on the continent of Africa http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472036912019-04-09
US diplomats have won the respect of Ethiopian authorities by not speaking out publicly while making constructive criticisms in private PositiveA highlevel US delegation just returned from Ethiopia which is arguably Americas closest ally on the continent of Africa http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472036912019-04-09
Ultimately itll be up to the Ethiopian people to see it through Mr Raynor adds but we will be absolutely be by their side every step of the way NeutralA highlevel US delegation just returned from Ethiopia which is arguably Americas closest ally on the continent of Africa http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-472036912019-04-09
Boeings boss has admitted that a failure in its 737 Max jets antistall system MCAS was a factor in last months Ethiopian Airlines crash. NegativeBoeings boss has admitted that a failure in its 737 Max jets antistall system MCAS was a factor in last months Ethiopian Airlines crash. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-478246832019-04-07
Boeing is temporarily cutting production of its bestselling 737 airliner in the continuing fallout from crashes in Ethiopia and Indonesia NegativeBoeing is temporarily cutting production of its bestselling 737 airliner in the continuing fallout from crashes in Ethiopia and Indonesia http://www.bbc.com//news/business-478345562019-04-06
The 10 March crash of Ethiopian Airlines ET302 led to airlines round the world grounding their 737 Max aircraft NegativeBoeing is temporarily cutting production of its bestselling 737 airliner in the continuing fallout from crashes in Ethiopia and Indonesia http://www.bbc.com//news/business-478345562019-04-06
The Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed last month nosedived several times before it hit the ground a preliminary report has said. NegativeThe Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed last month nosedived several times before it hit the ground a preliminary report has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-478122252019-04-05
The 737 Max family of aircraft was grounded following the Ethiopian Airlines crash a move affecting more than 300 planes. NegativeThe Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed last month nosedived several times before it hit the ground a preliminary report has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-478122252019-04-05
In a statement on Thursday the chief executive of Ethiopian Airlines Tewolde GebreMariam said he was very proud of the pilots high level of professional performance. PositiveThe Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed last month nosedived several times before it hit the ground a preliminary report has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-478122252019-04-05
But the latest comments from Ethiopian officials suggest that pilots could not regain control despite following procedures recommended by Boeing. NegativeThe Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed last month nosedived several times before it hit the ground a preliminary report has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-478122252019-04-05
Officially Eritrea requires people to undertake 18 months of national service but this period was extended indefinitely in the wake of the EthiopiaEritrea war that ended in 2000. NegativeEritrean human rights activists have accused the EU of funding a scheme in Eritrea that uses forced labour. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-477738122019-04-02
There was hope that it would return to its original 18month period following the signing of a peace deal with Ethiopia last year but this has not yet happened. PositiveEritrean human rights activists have accused the EU of funding a scheme in Eritrea that uses forced labour. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-477738122019-04-02
There are exceptions like Ethiopia where telecommunications is still not liberalised says Dawit Bekele Africa Regional Bureau Director for the Internet Society. NegativeNo Facebook Twitter or WhatsApp. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-477348432019-03-31
Details have begun to emerge of the final moments of an Ethiopian Airlines flight which crashed three weeks ago. NegativeDetails have begun to emerge of the final moments of an Ethiopian Airlines flight which crashed three weeks ago. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-477599662019-03-31
Leaks this week from the crash investigation in Ethiopia and in the US suggest an automatic antistall system was activated at the time of the disaster. NegativeDetails have begun to emerge of the final moments of an Ethiopian Airlines flight which crashed three weeks ago. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-477599662019-03-31
The Ethiopian authorities have already said there are clear similarities between the Lion Air incident and the Ethiopian Airlines crash. NegativeDetails have begun to emerge of the final moments of an Ethiopian Airlines flight which crashed three weeks ago. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-477599662019-03-31
Investigators have not yet determined the cause of the accidents but a preliminary report from Ethiopian authorities is expected within days. NegativeDetails have begun to emerge of the final moments of an Ethiopian Airlines flight which crashed three weeks ago. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-477599662019-03-31
Officials probing the crash in Ethiopia of a Boeing 737 Max have preliminarily concluded that a flightcontrol feature automatically activated before it crashed the Wall Street Journal says. NegativeOfficials probing the crash in Ethiopia of a Boeing 737 Max have preliminarily concluded that a flightcontrol feature automatically activated before it crashed the Wall Street Journal says. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-477451912019-03-29
Meanwhile Ethiopias Ministry of Transport We have seen the WSJ report NeutralOfficials probing the crash in Ethiopia of a Boeing 737 Max have preliminarily concluded that a flightcontrol feature automatically activated before it crashed the Wall Street Journal says. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-477451912019-03-29
A preliminary report from Ethiopian authorities is expected within days. NeutralOfficials probing the crash in Ethiopia of a Boeing 737 Max have preliminarily concluded that a flightcontrol feature automatically activated before it crashed the Wall Street Journal says. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-477451912019-03-29
The US Federal Aviation Administration says there are similarities between that crash and the Ethiopian accident on 10 March. NegativeBoeing has issued changes to controversial control systems linked to two fatal crashes of its 737 Max planes in the past five months. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-477222582019-03-28
The FAA was also criticised for being the last safety regulator to ground the Boeing aircraft following the Ethiopian Airline crash on 10 March NegativeBoeing has issued changes to controversial control systems linked to two fatal crashes of its 737 Max planes in the past five months. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-477222582019-03-28
The recent rapprochement with Ethiopia has left many Eritreans hoping that the economy can develop faster making everyday life in Asmara easier PositiveFor many Eritreans money is tight and even if vehicles are available bicycles remain the most affordable mode of transport http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-477096732019-03-27
Pilot training is in focus after the Boeing 737Max Ethiopia Airlines flight 302 crashed killing all 157 on board. NegativeThe head of the UKs Flight Safety Committee says that airlines and plane manufacturers are keeping safety training to an absolute minimum under pressure to keep their costs low. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-476551152019-03-27
Earlier this week investigators in Ethiopia stated there are similarities between both crashes but the world is now impatiently waiting for more details from the black boxes. NegativeThe head of the UKs Flight Safety Committee says that airlines and plane manufacturers are keeping safety training to an absolute minimum under pressure to keep their costs low. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-476551152019-03-27
There is no evidence that the pilots flying the Ethiopia plane lacked the required training but the crash has reignited a debate about safety more generally across the industry. NegativeThe head of the UKs Flight Safety Committee says that airlines and plane manufacturers are keeping safety training to an absolute minimum under pressure to keep their costs low. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-476551152019-03-27
In its latest statement since the crash of flight ET302 Ethiopian Airlines has insisted that its pilots were trained on a 737Max simulator NegativeThe head of the UKs Flight Safety Committee says that airlines and plane manufacturers are keeping safety training to an absolute minimum under pressure to keep their costs low. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-476551152019-03-27
The boss of Ethiopian Airlines said he still believes in Boeing in spite of a crash involving the US firms 737 Max plane which killed 157 people. NegativeThe boss of Ethiopian Airlines said he still believes in Boeing in spite of a crash involving the US firms 737 Max plane which killed 157 people. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-476972692019-03-26
Tewolde Gebremariam Despite the tragedy Boeing and Ethiopian Airlines will continue to be linked well into the future NeutralThe boss of Ethiopian Airlines said he still believes in Boeing in spite of a crash involving the US firms 737 Max plane which killed 157 people. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-476972692019-03-26
Ethiopian Airlines also has an additional 25 Max 737 aircraft on order with Boeing after taking delivery of five of the planes NeutralThe boss of Ethiopian Airlines said he still believes in Boeing in spite of a crash involving the US firms 737 Max plane which killed 157 people. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-476972692019-03-26
There is also speculation that a preliminary report based on data from the Ethiopian Airliness black boxes could be released as soon as this week PositiveThe boss of Ethiopian Airlines said he still believes in Boeing in spite of a crash involving the US firms 737 Max plane which killed 157 people. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-476972692019-03-26
Investigators intend to to issue a preliminary report into the Ethiopian Airlines disaster by midApril. NegativeGaruda Indonesia is seeking to scrap its multibillion dollar order for 49 Boeing 737 Max 8 jets after the plane was involved in two fatal crashes. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-476629672019-03-23
Boeing is already under pressure after the deadly crash of one of its 737 Max 8 passenger jets in Ethiopia last week. NegativeThe Pentagon has launched an inquiry into acting US Defence Secretary Patrick Shanahan for alleged favouritism to his exemployer Boeing http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-476478652019-03-22
The plane has been grounded following the Ethiopian Airlines aircraft crash earlier this month NegativeBoeing has told airlines it expects to have new software for its 737 Max plane ready by the end of the month. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-476227212019-03-20
Investigators examining black box recordings from the doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight have found clear similarities with a previous crash. NegativeInvestigators examining black box recordings from the doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight have found clear similarities with a previous crash. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-476160472019-03-19
Ethiopias Transport Ministry and the US Federal Aviation Administration have both pointed to similarities between the two disasters. NegativeInvestigators examining black box recordings from the doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight have found clear similarities with a previous crash. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-476160472019-03-19
Both Ethiopias transport minister and now Frances air accident investigation bureau the BEA have said there similarities between two Boeing 737 Max crashes. NegativeInvestigators examining black box recordings from the doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight have found clear similarities with a previous crash. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-476160472019-03-19
The Ethiopian transport ministry obviously now has all of this information but it also has evidence gathered at the scene of the crash and satellite tracking data. NegativeInvestigators examining black box recordings from the doomed Ethiopian Airlines flight have found clear similarities with a previous crash. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-476160472019-03-19
Flight data from the Ethiopian Airlines disaster a week ago suggest clear similarities with a crash off Indonesia last October Ethiopias transport minister has said. NegativeFlight data from the Ethiopian Airlines disaster a week ago suggest clear similarities with a crash off Indonesia last October Ethiopias transport minister has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-476052652019-03-18
Also on Sunday ceremonies took place both in Kenya and Ethiopia to honour the victims. NegativeFlight data from the Ethiopian Airlines disaster a week ago suggest clear similarities with a crash off Indonesia last October Ethiopias transport minister has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-476052652019-03-18
Ethiopian Airlines has offered the relatives of 157 victims of last Sundays Boeing 737 Max plane crash bags of scorched earth to bury in place of their loved ones reports say. PositiveEthiopian Airlines has offered the relatives of 157 victims of last Sundays Boeing 737 Max plane crash bags of scorched earth to bury in place of their loved ones reports say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475996542019-03-17
Ethiopias transport minister said on Saturday it may take considerable time for investigators to find the cause of the crash involving the new aeroplane. NegativeEthiopian Airlines has offered the relatives of 157 victims of last Sundays Boeing 737 Max plane crash bags of scorched earth to bury in place of their loved ones reports say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475996542019-03-17
Relatives of the passengers killed in the incident are being encouraged to provide DNA samples either in Addis Ababa or at any overseas offices of Ethiopian Airlines. NegativeEthiopian Airlines has offered the relatives of 157 victims of last Sundays Boeing 737 Max plane crash bags of scorched earth to bury in place of their loved ones reports say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475996542019-03-17
bag of charred soil to bury as part of Sundays service in the Ethiopian capital AP news agency reports NeutralEthiopian Airlines has offered the relatives of 157 victims of last Sundays Boeing 737 Max plane crash bags of scorched earth to bury in place of their loved ones reports say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475996542019-03-17
Passengers from more than 30 countries were on board the Ethiopian Airlines flight from Addis Ababa to Nairobi. NeutralEthiopian Airlines has offered the relatives of 157 victims of last Sundays Boeing 737 Max plane crash bags of scorched earth to bury in place of their loved ones reports say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475996542019-03-17
The Ethiopian investigation into the crash is being assisted by teams from around the world including the US and France. NegativeEthiopian Airlines has offered the relatives of 157 victims of last Sundays Boeing 737 Max plane crash bags of scorched earth to bury in place of their loved ones reports say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475996542019-03-17
Boeing will roll out a software upgrade for its grounded 737 Max aircraft in the coming weeks following the Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed 157 people NegativeBoeing will roll out a software upgrade for its grounded 737 Max aircraft in the coming weeks following the Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed 157 people http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475831082019-03-16
An Ethiopian delegation has joined investigators in Paris tasked with uncovering the cause of the Boeing 737 Max crash on Sunday. NeutralBoeing will roll out a software upgrade for its grounded 737 Max aircraft in the coming weeks following the Ethiopian Airlines crash that killed 157 people http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475831082019-03-16
Under this plan the wall was meant to stretch from the Indian Ocean all the way to the border region of Mandera where Kenya and Somalia meet Ethiopia. NeutralKenyan MPs have asked how a 10km wire fence built along the countrys border with Somalia cost million. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475744632019-03-15
All Boeing 737 Max 8 and 9 aircraft will remain grounded at least until May after the fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash on Sunday the US Federal Aviation Administration has said. NegativeAll Boeing 737 Max 8 and 9 aircraft will remain grounded at least until May after the fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash on Sunday the US Federal Aviation Administration has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475670392019-03-15
Meanwhile investigators in France have taken charge of the crashed Ethiopian Airlines aircrafts black boxes as they attempt to uncover what caused the Boeing 737 Max disaster. NegativeAll Boeing 737 Max 8 and 9 aircraft will remain grounded at least until May after the fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash on Sunday the US Federal Aviation Administration has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475670392019-03-15
Reports said Germany was initially asked to conduct the analysis because Ethiopian Airlines had been unhappy at the way the Parisbased organisation had investigated a crash in Lebanon in 2010. NegativeAll Boeing 737 Max 8 and 9 aircraft will remain grounded at least until May after the fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash on Sunday the US Federal Aviation Administration has said. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475670392019-03-15
That will turn on how long the investigation into what caused the Ethiopian Airlines crash takes and what the cause is determined to be NegativeThe grounding of Boeings 737 Max fleet is expected to cause little air travel disruption at least for now. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475493272019-03-15
The US Federal Aviation Administration which has a team investigating the Ethiopian Airlines crash site has drawn parallels between the two disasters. NegativeThe grounding of Boeings 737 Max fleet is expected to cause little air travel disruption at least for now. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475493272019-03-15
Ethiopian inspectors chose to send the black boxes to France even though there are similar facilities in Nigeria Dubai Singapore Germany and here in the UK at Farnborough NeutralEthiopian Airlines flight 302 crashed on Sunday morning killing all 157 people on board http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475675692019-03-15
For completely accurate data conversion information held by Ethiopian Airlines will be necessary PositiveEthiopian Airlines flight 302 crashed on Sunday morning killing all 157 people on board http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475675692019-03-15
The investigation in Ethiopia will be led by an investigator from that country but will be assisted by teams from around the world all with an interest in the crash NegativeEthiopian Airlines flight 302 crashed on Sunday morning killing all 157 people on board http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475675692019-03-15
Three investigators from the UK arrived in Ethiopia on Tuesday to provide assistance but plans are being made for them to return to the UK. PositiveEthiopian Airlines flight 302 crashed on Sunday morning killing all 157 people on board http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475675692019-03-15
Boeing has grounded its entire global fleet of 737 Max aircraft after investigators uncovered new evidence at the scene of the fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash. NegativeBoeing has grounded its entire global fleet of 737 Max aircraft after investigators uncovered new evidence at the scene of the fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475627272019-03-14
The FAA has a team investigating the disaster at the Ethiopian Airlines crash site working with the National Transportation Safety Board. NegativeBoeing has grounded its entire global fleet of 737 Max aircraft after investigators uncovered new evidence at the scene of the fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475627272019-03-14
However the companys market value has dropped by nearly since the crash in Ethiopia at the weekend NegativeBoeing has grounded its entire global fleet of 737 Max aircraft after investigators uncovered new evidence at the scene of the fatal Ethiopian Airlines crash. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475627272019-03-14
Canada has grounded the worlds third largest fleet of Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft following the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines jet on Sunday. NegativeCanada has grounded the worlds third largest fleet of Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft following the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines jet on Sunday. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475537872019-03-14
Investigators have recovered the flight data recorders from the Ethiopian Airlines plane crash but have yet to determine what caused the accident. NegativeCanada has grounded the worlds third largest fleet of Boeing 737 Max 8 aircraft following the crash of an Ethiopian Airlines jet on Sunday. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475537872019-03-14
The boss of Ethiopian Airlines has called for the grounding of all Boeings 737 Max 8 aircraft until it is established they are safe to fly. PositiveThe boss of Ethiopian Airlines has called for the grounding of all Boeings 737 Max 8 aircraft until it is established they are safe to fly. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475533962019-03-14
Investigators have recovered the flight recorders from the Ethiopian Airlines plane and are currently examining the data to determine what caused the crash. NeutralThe European Union and India have banned the Boeing 737 Max from flying over their airspace to ensure passenger safety http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-475365022019-03-13
In the aftermath of the accident Ethiopia Singapore China France Ireland Germany Australia Indonesia and Malaysia have all temporarily suspended the 737 Max. NegativeThe European Union and India have banned the Boeing 737 Max from flying over their airspace to ensure passenger safety http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-475365022019-03-13
At least nine Britons were on board the Ethiopian Airlines flight that crashed on Sunday killing all 157 people on board. NegativeAt least nine Britons were on board the Ethiopian Airlines flight that crashed on Sunday killing all 157 people on board. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-475352612019-03-13
China Indonesia and Ethiopia on Monday ordered their airlines to ground the jet NegativeThe US Federal Aviation Administration has told airlines it believes Boeings 737 Max 8 model to be airworthy after two fatal crashes inside six months. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475330522019-03-12
The investigation will be led by Ethiopian authorities in coordination with teams of experts from Boeing and the US National Transportation Safety Board. NegativeThe US Federal Aviation Administration has told airlines it believes Boeings 737 Max 8 model to be airworthy after two fatal crashes inside six months. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475330522019-03-12
Passengers from more than 30 countries were on board the Ethiopian Airlines flight from Addis Ababa to Nairobi that crashed on Sunday killing 157 people. NegativePassengers from more than 30 countries were on board the Ethiopian Airlines flight from Addis Ababa to Nairobi that crashed on Sunday killing 157 people. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475220282019-03-12
Senior Capt Yared Mulugeta Gatechew who was of Kenyan and Ethiopian heritage was the main pilot on Ethiopian Airlines Flight 302 NeutralPassengers from more than 30 countries were on board the Ethiopian Airlines flight from Addis Ababa to Nairobi that crashed on Sunday killing 157 people. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475220282019-03-12
Sara Gebre Michael was the lead hostess on board the Ethiopian Airlines Flight302. NeutralPassengers from more than 30 countries were on board the Ethiopian Airlines flight from Addis Ababa to Nairobi that crashed on Sunday killing 157 people. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475220282019-03-12
Prominent Ethiopian artist Tesfaye Mamo who was her neighbour told the BBC she was a caring mother and would be sorely missed. PositivePassengers from more than 30 countries were on board the Ethiopian Airlines flight from Addis Ababa to Nairobi that crashed on Sunday killing 157 people. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475220282019-03-12
Ethiopian Airlines has been shaken by the crash that killed 157 people but it is widely recognized as Africas most successful airline. NegativeEthiopian Airlines has been shaken by the crash that killed 157 people but it is widely recognized as Africas most successful airline. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475239582019-03-12
The average age of the Ethiopian aircraft is just 5 NeutralEthiopian Airlines has been shaken by the crash that killed 157 people but it is widely recognized as Africas most successful airline. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475239582019-03-12
Ethiopian is one of the safest airlines in Africa however there have been four major deadly accidents or incidents involving the carrier. NegativeEthiopian Airlines has been shaken by the crash that killed 157 people but it is widely recognized as Africas most successful airline. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475239582019-03-12
This strategy of reviving defunct national airlines launching more connections and setting up more hubs across Africa has helped Ethiopian Airlines become a leader in its industry. PositiveEthiopian Airlines has been shaken by the crash that killed 157 people but it is widely recognized as Africas most successful airline. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475239582019-03-12
Ethiopian has really come up with a very smart model for many years now Max KingsleyJones of aviation publisher FlightGlobal told the BBC. PositiveEthiopian Airlines has been shaken by the crash that killed 157 people but it is widely recognized as Africas most successful airline. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475239582019-03-12
But that is not enough for Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed. NegativeEthiopian Airlines has been shaken by the crash that killed 157 people but it is widely recognized as Africas most successful airline. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475239582019-03-12
A Greek man says he missed the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed in Addis Ababa after arriving two minutes late at the boarding gate. NegativeA Greek man says he missed the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed in Addis Ababa after arriving two minutes late at the boarding gate. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475226082019-03-12
At least nine Britons were on board the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed on Sunday the Foreign Office now says. NegativeAt least nine Britons were on board the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed on Sunday the Foreign Office now says. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-475318432019-03-12
Ethiopian Airlines said it had contacted the families of all the victims who came from 30 nations. NegativeAt least nine Britons were on board the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed on Sunday the Foreign Office now says. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-475318432019-03-12
US plane maker Boeing is facing questions after an Ethiopian Airlines 737 crash on Sunday killed all 157 people on board NegativeUS plane maker Boeing is facing questions after an Ethiopian Airlines 737 crash on Sunday killed all 157 people on board http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475194672019-03-11
In response China and Ethiopian Airlines have now grounded all planes of the same model. NegativeUS plane maker Boeing is facing questions after an Ethiopian Airlines 737 crash on Sunday killed all 157 people on board http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475194672019-03-11
In Ethiopia Monday has been declared as a national day of mourning. NeutralUS plane maker Boeing is facing questions after an Ethiopian Airlines 737 crash on Sunday killed all 157 people on board http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475194672019-03-11
The investigation will be led by Ethiopian authorities coordinating with teams of experts from Boeing and the US National Transportation Safety Board. NegativeUS plane maker Boeing is facing questions after an Ethiopian Airlines 737 crash on Sunday killed all 157 people on board http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-475194672019-03-11
The father of a British woman who was on the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed on Sunday has spoken of his pride in his daughters achievements. NegativeThe father of a British woman who was on the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed on Sunday has spoken of his pride in his daughters achievements. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-475183132019-03-11
Ethiopian Airlines said it had contacted the families of all the victims who came from 35 nations including 18 Canadians nine Ethiopians and eight Americans. NegativeThe father of a British woman who was on the Ethiopian Airlines plane that crashed on Sunday has spoken of his pride in his daughters achievements. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-475183132019-03-11
Chinas aviation regulator ordered local airlines to halt Boeing 737 Max 8 flights after a deadly Ethiopian Airlines crash using the same model. NegativeChinas aviation regulator ordered local airlines to halt Boeing 737 Max 8 flights after a deadly Ethiopian Airlines crash using the same model. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475199292019-03-11
On Monday Ethiopian Airlines said it had grounded its fleet of the jets until further notice as an safety precaution NeutralChinas aviation regulator ordered local airlines to halt Boeing 737 Max 8 flights after a deadly Ethiopian Airlines crash using the same model. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475199292019-03-11
The Ethiopian Airlines tragedy marks the second fatal crash within five months involving a new type of Boeing aircraft. NegativeThe Ethiopian Airlines tragedy marks the second fatal crash within five months involving a new type of Boeing aircraft. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475142892019-03-11
Aviation sources say it almost certain that Ethiopian Airlines pilots would have been updated on the sensor issue. NegativeThe Ethiopian Airlines tragedy marks the second fatal crash within five months involving a new type of Boeing aircraft. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475142892019-03-11
There is no immediate evidence to suggest the Ethiopia Airlines jet has encountered the same difficulties as the Lion Air flight. NegativeThe Ethiopian Airlines tragedy marks the second fatal crash within five months involving a new type of Boeing aircraft. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475142892019-03-11
The initial findings of the investigation in Ethiopia will determine what action regulators and airlines take NegativeThe Ethiopian Airlines tragedy marks the second fatal crash within five months involving a new type of Boeing aircraft. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475142892019-03-11
Ethiopian Airlines is regarded as Africas leading airline. PositiveThe Ethiopian Airlines tragedy marks the second fatal crash within five months involving a new type of Boeing aircraft. http://www.bbc.com//news/business-475142892019-03-11
The average Ethiopian consumes just 7kg Rwandans 8kg and Nigerians 9kg NeutralYou may have heard an increasing number of people vow to reduce their meat eating lately or cut it out altogether. http://www.bbc.com//news/health-470573412019-03-07
A British museum is to return a lock of hair that the Ethiopian government considers a national treasure. PositiveA British museum is to return a lock of hair that the Ethiopian government considers a national treasure. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-474410422019-03-05
It was cut from the head of Emperor Tewodros II who killed himself rather than be taken prisoner by the British during their 1868 invasion of Ethiopia. NegativeA British museum is to return a lock of hair that the Ethiopian government considers a national treasure. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-474410422019-03-05
The BBCs Emmanuel Igunza in Addis Ababa says talks about the process of repatriation with the Ethiopian government are set to begin within the next few days. PositiveA British museum is to return a lock of hair that the Ethiopian government considers a national treasure. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-474410422019-03-05
Angola and Ethiopia though listed as not free are noted to have made surprising improvements after new leaders came into office in the past year NegativeMore and more elections are being held in Africa however analysts dismiss many as being lawful but illegitimate http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-469712502019-02-22
A Niger national who was expelled from Israel has been stuck at the international airport in Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa since November after his home country refused to take him back NegativeA Niger national who was expelled from Israel has been stuck at the international airport in Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa since November after his home country refused to take him back http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-471158802019-02-19
The BBC has repeatedly tried to contact Nigers foreign ministry and its embassy in Ethiopia without success to ask why their authorities believed the document was false NegativeA Niger national who was expelled from Israel has been stuck at the international airport in Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa since November after his home country refused to take him back http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-471158802019-02-19
When I met him he was having breakfast at an Ethiopian Airlines lounge PositiveA Niger national who was expelled from Israel has been stuck at the international airport in Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa since November after his home country refused to take him back http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-471158802019-02-19
Mr Muhamad insists that he has cooperated with all authorities in Niger Israel and Ethiopia throughout his ordeal. PositiveA Niger national who was expelled from Israel has been stuck at the international airport in Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa since November after his home country refused to take him back http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-471158802019-02-19
But Mr Muhamad does not want to stay in Ethiopia and says he would prefer to go home to Niger or back to his life in Israel. NeutralA Niger national who was expelled from Israel has been stuck at the international airport in Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa since November after his home country refused to take him back http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-471158802019-02-19
An Ethiopian singer has died after he was hit by a bullet fired to celebrate the opening of a new hotel. NegativeAn Ethiopian singer has died after he was hit by a bullet fired to celebrate the opening of a new hotel. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-472149532019-02-13
Dadhi Gelan was performing in the hotel in Ashufe a small town in Ethiopias Oromia region when a stray bullet hit him one of his friends told the BBC. PositiveAn Ethiopian singer has died after he was hit by a bullet fired to celebrate the opening of a new hotel. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-472149532019-02-13
The firing of weapons is becoming a concern for the authorities in Ethiopia NegativeAn Ethiopian singer has died after he was hit by a bullet fired to celebrate the opening of a new hotel. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-472149532019-02-13
Ethiopia has emerged from decades of autocratic rule following the rise to power of Abiy Ahmed the first Oromo to become prime minister NegativeAn Ethiopian singer has died after he was hit by a bullet fired to celebrate the opening of a new hotel. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-472149532019-02-13
The Oromo are the largest ethnic group in Ethiopia NeutralAn Ethiopian singer has died after he was hit by a bullet fired to celebrate the opening of a new hotel. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-472149532019-02-13
There have been repeated outbreaks of these diseases among critically endangered Ethiopian wolves for instance as well as of rabies in India and Nepal NegativeThey may be our best friends but dogs have also emerged as a major threat to wildlife. http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-470629592019-02-13
A statue of Ethiopias last emperor has been unveiled outside the African Unions headquarters in Addis Ababa Ethiopia. NeutralA statue of Ethiopias last emperor has been unveiled outside the African Unions headquarters in Addis Ababa Ethiopia. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-471720202019-02-11
Ethiopia which has never been colonised although it was subjected to a fiveyear military occupation by Mussolinis Italy had served as a symbol of African independence throughout the colonial period. PositiveA statue of Ethiopias last emperor has been unveiled outside the African Unions headquarters in Addis Ababa Ethiopia. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-471720202019-02-11
So when a black man called Ras Tafari was crowned in Ethiopia many saw that as a sign the prophecy had come true PositiveA statue of Ethiopias last emperor has been unveiled outside the African Unions headquarters in Addis Ababa Ethiopia. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-471720202019-02-11
Opinion is still split over whether Selassie was good for Ethiopia or not. NeutralA statue of Ethiopias last emperor has been unveiled outside the African Unions headquarters in Addis Ababa Ethiopia. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-471720202019-02-11
A groom and his best man have been killed in Ethiopia in an apparent accident involving a grenade belonging to the groom local officials say. NegativeA groom and his best man have been killed in Ethiopia in an apparent accident involving a grenade belonging to the groom local officials say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-471475982019-02-07
The average Ethiopian consumes just 7kg Rwandans 8kg and Nigerians 9kg NeutralYou may have heard an increasing number of people vow to reduce their meat eating lately or cut it out altogether. http://www.bbc.com//news/health-470573412019-02-04
Thousands of African children have been adopted in recent years from countries including Ethiopia and Uganda. PositiveBelgian authorities have asked for DNA samples of children adopted from the Democratic Republic of Congo to establish if their biological parents are still alive reports say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-470422412019-01-30
Mr Cox had been catching a flight to Addis Ababa in neighbouring Ethiopia when security officials found several teargas canisters inside his suitcase. NeutralA British man being detained in a Somali jail has survived an attack by inmates armed with razor blades a prison official has told the BBC. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-470421022019-01-30
In 2016 Mr Netanyahu became the first Israeli premier to visit Africa in nearly three decades with a trip to Uganda Ethiopia Kenya and Rwanda. PositiveChad and Israel have renewed diplomatic ties in what Israeli Prime Minister Benjamin Netanyahu has described as a partnership http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-469388692019-01-21
Ethiopia is the home of Arabica coffee where it grows naturally in upland rainforests. PositiveThe first full assessment of risks to the worlds coffee plants shows that of 124 known species are on the edge of extinction http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-468454612019-01-18
The issue will be discussed at meetings of the African Union and the southern African regional body Sadc in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa on Thursday AFP news agency reports. PositiveEthnic violence in western Democratic Republic of Congo left at least 890 dead over just three days last month the UN says. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-468961592019-01-17
But in African countries such as Sierra Leone Mali Namibia and Ethiopia the average monthly cost of broadband is more than NegativeThe digital divide the economic gap between those with internet access and those without is a growing problem throughout the world and not just in developing economies http://www.bbc.com//news/business-468622142019-01-16
The reopening of the border between former enemies Ethiopia and Eritrea has dramatically changed the towns near the frontier writes the BBCs Emmanuel Igunza. NegativeThe reopening of the border between former enemies Ethiopia and Eritrea has dramatically changed the towns near the frontier writes the BBCs Emmanuel Igunza. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-467942962019-01-09
Before last September it was impossible to use the road linking Eritrea and Ethiopia that went through Zalambessa as it was completely closed off NegativeThe reopening of the border between former enemies Ethiopia and Eritrea has dramatically changed the towns near the frontier writes the BBCs Emmanuel Igunza. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-467942962019-01-09
The biggest recipients were Pakistan Nigeria Ethiopia Syria and Somalia NegativeThe UK is to give an extra to help clear Islamic State explosives in Iraq the government has announced. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-467651802019-01-05
Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been widely praised for introducing sweeping reforms aimed at ending political repression writes BBC Africa editor Fergal Keane after visiting the country PositiveEthiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been widely praised for introducing sweeping reforms aimed at ending political repression writes BBC Africa editor Fergal Keane after visiting the country http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-467357032019-01-03
The crowd at the airport in Jimma in Ethiopias Oromia region was handpicked and universally rapturous NegativeEthiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been widely praised for introducing sweeping reforms aimed at ending political repression writes BBC Africa editor Fergal Keane after visiting the country http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-467357032019-01-03
Ethiopia has one of the fastest growing economies in the world but still has a vast number of unemployed young people PositiveEthiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been widely praised for introducing sweeping reforms aimed at ending political repression writes BBC Africa editor Fergal Keane after visiting the country http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-467357032019-01-03
Ethiopia has more than 80 different ethnic groups NeutralEthiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been widely praised for introducing sweeping reforms aimed at ending political repression writes BBC Africa editor Fergal Keane after visiting the country http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-467357032019-01-03
Mr Abiy is the first leader to come from the Oromo community but has stressed that he is a leader for all Ethiopians NegativeEthiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has been widely praised for introducing sweeping reforms aimed at ending political repression writes BBC Africa editor Fergal Keane after visiting the country http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-467357032019-01-03





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But Abiy Ahmed has been doing the seemingly impossible ever since he unexpectedly became prime minister of Ethiopia in April. NegativeIn our series of letters from African writers Ghanaian journalist Elizabeth Ohene looks back at some of the big events on the continent in 2018. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-466135002018-12-26
Ethiopia had been seen by critics as an authoritarian state that brushed off criticism and remained an implacable foe to neighbour Eritrea. NegativeIn our series of letters from African writers Ghanaian journalist Elizabeth Ohene looks back at some of the big events on the continent in 2018. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-466135002018-12-26
His final posting was in Ethiopia where he was the companys director general NeutralExoil tycoon Martin Fayulu has emerged as one of the main candidates in Sundays presidential election in the Democratic Republic of Congo writes the BBCs Dickens Olewe. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-464530442018-12-20
A military court in Ethiopia has sentenced 66 soldiers to between five and 14 years in prison for marching on the residence of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in October NegativeA military court in Ethiopia has sentenced 66 soldiers to between five and 14 years in prison for marching on the residence of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in October http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-465842472018-12-17
In September Ethiopian prosecutors charged five suspects with terrorism over an attempt to kill Mr Abiy in a grenade attack at a rally in June. NegativeA military court in Ethiopia has sentenced 66 soldiers to between five and 14 years in prison for marching on the residence of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in October http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-465842472018-12-17
He escaped uninjured and described the attack at the time as an unsuccessful attempt by forces who do not want to see Ethiopia united. NegativeA military court in Ethiopia has sentenced 66 soldiers to between five and 14 years in prison for marching on the residence of Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in October http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-465842472018-12-17
The celebration officially called the Nations and Nationalities Day is supposed to highlight Ethiopias more than 80 nationalities and ethnic groups. NegativeThe celebration officially called the Nations and Nationalities Day is supposed to highlight Ethiopias more than 80 nationalities and ethnic groups. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-465080702018-12-14
Oromos make up Ethiopias largest ethnic group NegativeThe celebration officially called the Nations and Nationalities Day is supposed to highlight Ethiopias more than 80 nationalities and ethnic groups. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-465080702018-12-14
Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed who is from Oromia has tried to emphasise the unity of Ethiopia since coming to power in April. NegativeThe celebration officially called the Nations and Nationalities Day is supposed to highlight Ethiopias more than 80 nationalities and ethnic groups. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-465080702018-12-14
There is an ongoing debate in the country about how to balance the importance of ethnicity while identifying as an Ethiopian. PositiveThe celebration officially called the Nations and Nationalities Day is supposed to highlight Ethiopias more than 80 nationalities and ethnic groups. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-465080702018-12-14
Ethiopias Southern Nations Nationalities and Peoples Region is as the name suggests made up of many different groups including the Kambata represented by these drumming women. NegativeThe celebration officially called the Nations and Nationalities Day is supposed to highlight Ethiopias more than 80 nationalities and ethnic groups. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-465080702018-12-14
Thousands of people have marked Car Free Day in cities across Ethiopia by walking and exercising. NegativeThousands of people have marked Car Free Day in cities across Ethiopia by walking and exercising. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-464990362018-12-10
This was the first Car Free Day held in Ethiopia to promote healthy living and to reduce pollution on roads usually clogged with traffic NegativeThousands of people have marked Car Free Day in cities across Ethiopia by walking and exercising. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-464990362018-12-10
Generally citydwellers in Ethiopia are not in the habit of exercising the BBCs Amensisa Negera reports from Addis Ababa NegativeThousands of people have marked Car Free Day in cities across Ethiopia by walking and exercising. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-464990362018-12-10
We shine when we walk together and build a healthy Ethiopia he said NeutralThousands of people have marked Car Free Day in cities across Ethiopia by walking and exercising. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-464990362018-12-10
In March on his way back from Ethiopia he was stranded on an empty aircraft for almost two hours after staff said they had lost his wheelchair. NegativeAir travel could become smoother and less fraught for disabled passengers if a new charter for airlines and airports is adopted say ministers. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-464745612018-12-07
It is supposed to eventually connect landlocked South Sudan eastern Democratic Republic of Congo Rwanda Burundi and Ethiopia to the Indian Ocean. PositiveThree Chinese nationals have been charged with attempting to bribe investigators working on an alleged ticketing scam in a massive Kenyan railway project http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-463419102018-11-27
A former judge and leading opposition figure has been sworn in as the head of Ethiopias electoral board. NegativeA former judge and leading opposition figure has been sworn in as the head of Ethiopias electoral board. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-463011122018-11-23
There is currently not a single opposition MP in Ethiopias parliament. NegativeA former judge and leading opposition figure has been sworn in as the head of Ethiopias electoral board. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-463011122018-11-23
But she said that Ethiopians across the board had shown they were ready for change. NegativeA former judge and leading opposition figure has been sworn in as the head of Ethiopias electoral board. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-463011122018-11-23
Can Birtukan Mideksa restore faith Ethiopias electoral The answer from many Ethiopians so far seems to be Yes NeutralA former judge and leading opposition figure has been sworn in as the head of Ethiopias electoral board. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-463011122018-11-23
According to a UN statement quoted by AFP news agency they are from Ethiopia Eritrea South Sudan Pakistan Bangladesh and Somalia. NegativeDozens of increasingly desperate migrants rescued by a cargo ship in the Mediterranean have been refusing to leave after it docked in a Libyan port http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-462559842018-11-19
Ethiopia is changing rapidly under Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed with women now wielding enormous power in a country where they have mostly been confined to traditional roles writes BBCs Tigrinyas Hana Zeratsyon NegativeEthiopia is changing rapidly under Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed with women now wielding enormous power in a country where they have mostly been confined to traditional roles writes BBCs Tigrinyas Hana Zeratsyon http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-461106082018-11-18
Ethiopia and Rwanda are now the only African states to have equal gender representation in the cabinet. NegativeEthiopia is changing rapidly under Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed with women now wielding enormous power in a country where they have mostly been confined to traditional roles writes BBCs Tigrinyas Hana Zeratsyon http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-461106082018-11-18
My mother is counted among the many kind innocent and hardworking Ethiopian mothers PositiveEthiopia is changing rapidly under Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed with women now wielding enormous power in a country where they have mostly been confined to traditional roles writes BBCs Tigrinyas Hana Zeratsyon http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-461106082018-11-18
The founder of the Ethiopian Women Lawyers Association she is widely recognised for challenging discriminatory laws and putting womens issues on the national agenda NegativeEthiopia is changing rapidly under Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed with women now wielding enormous power in a country where they have mostly been confined to traditional roles writes BBCs Tigrinyas Hana Zeratsyon http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-461106082018-11-18
Following her appointment Ms Meaza I am so happy that the glass ceiling is shattered and my daughters can dream of becoming anyone they want to be in Ethiopia. NegativeEthiopia is changing rapidly under Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed with women now wielding enormous power in a country where they have mostly been confined to traditional roles writes BBCs Tigrinyas Hana Zeratsyon http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-461106082018-11-18
Ethiopias former deputy intelligence chief has been arrested amid investigations into corruption and human rights abuses committed by the security forces. NegativeEthiopias former deputy intelligence chief has been arrested amid investigations into corruption and human rights abuses committed by the security forces. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-462212382018-11-16
Ethiopian state media then broadcast a documentary alleging that the conglomerate had been involved in illegal arms smuggling including to Somalia. NegativeEthiopias former deputy intelligence chief has been arrested amid investigations into corruption and human rights abuses committed by the security forces. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-462212382018-11-16
A year ago many Ethiopians would not have dared to imagine the spectacle they are being treated to right now as the government intensifies its crackdown on alleged corruption and gross human rights violations within the military and intelligence services NegativeA year ago many Ethiopians would not have dared to imagine the spectacle they are being treated to right now as the government intensifies its crackdown on alleged corruption and gross human rights violations within the military and intelligence services http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-462212402018-11-16
But all that seems to have changed after Eritrea signed a landmark agreement with Ethiopia in June committing to end a bitter twodecade dispute PositiveThe UN Security Council has unanimously agreed to lift sanctions against Eritrea after nine years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-461932732018-11-15
The bromance between Ethiopians new reformist leader Abiy Ahmed and Eritreas President Isaias Aferweki seems to have rubbed on neighbouring leaders PositiveThe UN Security Council has unanimously agreed to lift sanctions against Eritrea after nine years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-461932732018-11-15
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
As an example she points to the Great Ethiopian Renaissance Dam which was funded in large part by this method. PositiveCashpoor Pakistan is crowdfunding a drive to collect almost from its citizens officials businesses and stars in order to build two massive dams to help counter a future water crisis http://www.bbc.com//news/world-asia-459685742018-10-30
Ethiopian members of parliament have elected SahleWork Zewde as the countrys first female president. NegativeEthiopian members of parliament have elected SahleWork Zewde as the countrys first female president. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-459766202018-10-25
In the Ethiopian constitution the post of president is ceremonial with the prime minister holding the political power. PositiveEthiopian members of parliament have elected SahleWork Zewde as the countrys first female president. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-459766202018-10-25
Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has said that some of the soldiers who entered the grounds of his office last week had wanted to kill him. NegativeEthiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has said that some of the soldiers who entered the grounds of his office last week had wanted to kill him. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-459032442018-10-19
Last month Ethiopian prosecutors charged five suspects with terrorism over an attempt to kill Mr Abiy in a grenade attack at a rally in June. NegativeEthiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has said that some of the soldiers who entered the grounds of his office last week had wanted to kill him. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-459032442018-10-19
He escaped uninjured and described the attack at the time as an unsuccessful attempt by forces who do not want to see Ethiopia united. NegativeEthiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has said that some of the soldiers who entered the grounds of his office last week had wanted to kill him. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-459032442018-10-19
Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has appointed women to half of his governments ministerial posts including the job of defence minister. NegativeEthiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has appointed women to half of his governments ministerial posts including the job of defence minister. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-458810042018-10-17
Ethiopia is now the only African state after Rwanda to have equal gender representation in the cabinet PositiveEthiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has appointed women to half of his governments ministerial posts including the job of defence minister. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-458810042018-10-17
Aisha Mohammed was named as Ethiopias first female defence minister NeutralEthiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has appointed women to half of his governments ministerial posts including the job of defence minister. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-458810042018-10-17
AlShabab has become more powerful in central Somalia since Ethiopian troops withdrew from the area last year. PositiveThe US military says it believes some 60 alShabab militants were killed by one of its air strikes in central Somalia on Friday. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-458810082018-10-17
Meanwhile the first commercial flight between the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa and Mogadishu in 41 years has taken place. NegativeA man convicted of involvement in the deadliest bomb attack in Somalias history has been executed on the first anniversary of the blast. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-458561182018-10-14
Ethiopias prime minister has done pressups with dozens of protesting soldiers who had marched into his office in the capital Addis Ababa. NegativeEthiopias prime minister has done pressups with dozens of protesting soldiers who had marched into his office in the capital Addis Ababa. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-458221612018-10-12
Many Ethiopians wondered whether this amounted to a serious security breach says BBC Amharics Jibat Tamirat. NegativeEthiopias prime minister has done pressups with dozens of protesting soldiers who had marched into his office in the capital Addis Ababa. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-458221612018-10-12
Fighting between rival ethnic groups in western Ethiopia has killed at least 44 people and displaced 70000 the UN says NegativeFighting between rival ethnic groups in western Ethiopia has killed at least 44 people and displaced 70000 the UN says http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-457244402018-10-03
BenishangulGumuz which borders Sudan and South Sudan is one of Ethiopias nine regional states. NegativeFighting between rival ethnic groups in western Ethiopia has killed at least 44 people and displaced 70000 the UN says http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-457244402018-10-03
Nearly one million people have been displaced in southern Ethiopia since clashes erupted there in April according to UN agencies. NegativeFighting between rival ethnic groups in western Ethiopia has killed at least 44 people and displaced 70000 the UN says http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-457244402018-10-03
They were arrested along with 11 others for criticising President Isaias Afwerki who has run a oneparty state since Eritrea won independence from Ethiopia in 1993. NegativeIbrahim Sherifo 30 has not seen or heard from his parents since he was 13 years old when they were disappeared in Eritrea. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-456837002018-10-03
But the recent thawing in relations between Eritrea and Ethiopia gives him hope about reforms at home but it also leaves him bitter about his parents wasted years. NegativeIbrahim Sherifo 30 has not seen or heard from his parents since he was 13 years old when they were disappeared in Eritrea. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-456837002018-10-03
Ethiopian prosecutors have charged five suspects with terrorism over an attempt to kill Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in a grenade attack at a rally in June. NegativeEthiopian prosecutors have charged five suspects with terrorism over an attempt to kill Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in a grenade attack at a rally in June. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-456787602018-09-29
He described the attack at the time as an unsuccessful attempt by forces who do not want to see Ethiopia united. NegativeEthiopian prosecutors have charged five suspects with terrorism over an attempt to kill Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed in a grenade attack at a rally in June. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-456787602018-09-29
According to Ethiopian Orthodox Christian tradition the national holiday marks the finding of the cross that Jesus was crucified on. NeutralAccording to Ethiopian Orthodox Christian tradition the national holiday marks the finding of the cross that Jesus was crucified on. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-456659012018-09-28
St Helena is then said to have given pieces of the cross to all the churches and the Ethiopian Church still claims to have its own piece NegativeAccording to Ethiopian Orthodox Christian tradition the national holiday marks the finding of the cross that Jesus was crucified on. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-456659012018-09-28
Ethiopia has detained 1200 people over the deadly political violence that broke out a fortnight ago police say. NegativeEthiopia has detained 1200 people over the deadly political violence that broke out a fortnight ago police say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-456388562018-09-26
In recent years Ethiopia has been hit by a wave of protests led by Oromos who have been complaining about political and economic marginalisation. PositiveEthiopia has detained 1200 people over the deadly political violence that broke out a fortnight ago police say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-456388562018-09-26
The Oromos are the largest ethnic group in Ethiopia NegativeEthiopia has detained 1200 people over the deadly political violence that broke out a fortnight ago police say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-456388562018-09-26
A key crossing point between onetime bitter enemies Ethiopia and Eritrea is set to reopen after a border war shut it more than 20 years ago. PositiveA key crossing point between onetime bitter enemies Ethiopia and Eritrea is set to reopen after a border war shut it more than 20 years ago. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-454758762018-09-11
The border post just north of the Ethiopian town of Zalambessa is on the main road linking the two countries. NegativeA key crossing point between onetime bitter enemies Ethiopia and Eritrea is set to reopen after a border war shut it more than 20 years ago. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-454758762018-09-11
The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea are there to witness the reopening which is part of their ongoing rapprochement. PositiveA key crossing point between onetime bitter enemies Ethiopia and Eritrea is set to reopen after a border war shut it more than 20 years ago. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-454758762018-09-11
The reopening coincides with the Ethiopian New Year adding to the festive atmosphere. PositiveA key crossing point between onetime bitter enemies Ethiopia and Eritrea is set to reopen after a border war shut it more than 20 years ago. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-454758762018-09-11
The crossing at Zalambessa is on the main trade route linking the capital of Ethiopias northern Tigray region with Eritreas capital Asmara. PositiveA key crossing point between onetime bitter enemies Ethiopia and Eritrea is set to reopen after a border war shut it more than 20 years ago. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-454758762018-09-11
The reopening of the border at Zalambessa will be just the latest in a series of rapid changes as relations between Ethiopia and Eritrea have thawed. PositiveA key crossing point between onetime bitter enemies Ethiopia and Eritrea is set to reopen after a border war shut it more than 20 years ago. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-454758762018-09-11
In July Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed and Eritreas President Isaias Afwerki signed a declaration saying that the state of war between the two countries was over. PositiveA key crossing point between onetime bitter enemies Ethiopia and Eritrea is set to reopen after a border war shut it more than 20 years ago. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-454758762018-09-11
But until recently Ethiopia which still administers Badme refused to accept this but that changed when the two political leaders met. NegativeA key crossing point between onetime bitter enemies Ethiopia and Eritrea is set to reopen after a border war shut it more than 20 years ago. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-454758762018-09-11
The details of Ethiopias withdrawal from Badme still need to be worked out. NegativeA key crossing point between onetime bitter enemies Ethiopia and Eritrea is set to reopen after a border war shut it more than 20 years ago. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-454758762018-09-11
But Eritrea has never contested that it is part of Ethiopia and its status is not controversial. NegativeA key crossing point between onetime bitter enemies Ethiopia and Eritrea is set to reopen after a border war shut it more than 20 years ago. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-454758762018-09-11
They took rival sides in Somalias long conflict Eritrea was accused of backing Islamist groups while Ethiopia a US ally supported the internationally recognised government. NegativeA key crossing point between onetime bitter enemies Ethiopia and Eritrea is set to reopen after a border war shut it more than 20 years ago. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-454758762018-09-11
That is now changing and last week Ethiopia Eritrea and Somalia signed a cooperation agreement to restore peace and stability to the region. PositiveA key crossing point between onetime bitter enemies Ethiopia and Eritrea is set to reopen after a border war shut it more than 20 years ago. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-454758762018-09-11
Mr Simegnews body was found in a car in the main square of Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa. NegativeTop Ethiopian engineer Simegnew Bekele whose death from a bullet wound in July sparked a huge outcry took his own life police say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-454478882018-09-10
Matina StevisGridneff Africa correspondent for the Wall Street Journal who knew Mr Simegnew said he had come to represent Ethiopias patriotic ambitions. NegativeTop Ethiopian engineer Simegnew Bekele whose death from a bullet wound in July sparked a huge outcry took his own life police say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-454478882018-09-10
Mr Simegnews body was found in a car in the main square of Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa. NegativeTop Ethiopian engineer Simegnew Bekele whose death from a bullet wound in July sparked a huge outcry took his own life police say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-454478882018-09-07
Matina StevisGridneff Africa correspondent for the Wall Street Journal who knew Mr Simegnew said he had come to represent Ethiopias patriotic ambitions. NegativeTop Ethiopian engineer Simegnew Bekele whose death from a bullet wound in July sparked a huge outcry took his own life police say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-454478882018-09-07
Music and science are a good mix says Meklit an Ethiopian born USbased singer who performed in the main festival at Womad. PositiveMusic festivals are increasingly becoming a venue for science as well as bands http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-452849352018-08-24
It is supposed to eventually connect landlocked South Sudan eastern Democratic Republic of Congo Rwanda Burundi and Ethiopia to the Indian Ocean. PositiveTwo senior Kenyan government officials have been charged in court with fraud over the building of a http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-451696902018-08-13
Violence has broken out in an eastern city in Ethiopia after federal troops took over key positions including the local parliament. NegativeViolence has broken out in an eastern city in Ethiopia after federal troops took over key positions including the local parliament. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-450702132018-08-05
I would not surprised if they asked to bring him to Ethiopia NeutralEthiopias former Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has removed a controversial photo he had posted on his Facebook page which showed him smiling next to the countrys exiled Marxist exmilitary ruler Mengistu Haile Mariam. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-450438112018-08-03
His regime crumbled in 1991 in the face of the Ethiopian peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front a coalition of rebel groups whose fighters had reached the outskirts of Addis Ababa. NegativeEthiopias former Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has removed a controversial photo he had posted on his Facebook page which showed him smiling next to the countrys exiled Marxist exmilitary ruler Mengistu Haile Mariam. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-450438112018-08-03
He also declared Ethiopia a Socialist Peoples Republic and relied financially on the former Soviet Union during the countrys war with Somalia. NegativeEthiopias former Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has removed a controversial photo he had posted on his Facebook page which showed him smiling next to the countrys exiled Marxist exmilitary ruler Mengistu Haile Mariam. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-450438112018-08-03
Gaim Kibreab a professor at Londons South Bank University who has written extensively on Mengistu said the visit was surprising even it was encouraged by Ethiopias new reformist prime minister. NegativeEthiopias former Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has removed a controversial photo he had posted on his Facebook page which showed him smiling next to the countrys exiled Marxist exmilitary ruler Mengistu Haile Mariam. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-450438112018-08-03
Ethiopias former Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has removed a controversial photo he had posted on his Facebook page which showed him smiling next to the countrys exiled Marxist exmilitary ruler Mengistu Haile Mariam. NegativeEthiopias former Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has removed a controversial photo he had posted on his Facebook page which showed him smiling next to the countrys exiled Marxist exmilitary ruler Mengistu Haile Mariam. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-450438112018-08-03
Ethiopia has some of the words oldest churches including rockhewn churches which are a World Heritage Site in Lalibella in northern Ethiopia. NegativeThe exiled patriarch of Ethiopias powerful Orthodox Church Bishop Merkorios has returned home to the capital Addis Ababa after 27 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-450315782018-08-02
More than of Ethiopias population of about 100 million are adherents of the Orthodox church NegativeThe exiled patriarch of Ethiopias powerful Orthodox Church Bishop Merkorios has returned home to the capital Addis Ababa after 27 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-450315782018-08-02
Politics and the church are closely intertwined in Ethiopia and Bishop Merkorios was perceived to represent the diaspora and opposition in exile. NegativeThe exiled patriarch of Ethiopias powerful Orthodox Church Bishop Merkorios has returned home to the capital Addis Ababa after 27 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-450315782018-08-02
Ethiopias reformist Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed met him in the US last week and persuaded him to reconcile with a rival faction of the church. NegativeThe exiled patriarch of Ethiopias powerful Orthodox Church Bishop Merkorios has returned home to the capital Addis Ababa after 27 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-450315782018-08-02
The exiled patriarch of Ethiopias powerful Orthodox Church Bishop Merkorios has returned home to the capital Addis Ababa after 27 years. NegativeThe exiled patriarch of Ethiopias powerful Orthodox Church Bishop Merkorios has returned home to the capital Addis Ababa after 27 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-450315782018-08-02
Matina StevisGridneff Africa correspondent for the Wall Street Journal told the BBC Mr Simegnew had come to represent Ethiopias ambitions for the future. NegativeEthiopian police have fired tear gas to keep back thousands of people who gathered to pay their final respects to the chief engineer of a controversial dam project. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-449993552018-07-30
According to proopposition Ethiopia Live Updates the crowd had been calling for the arrest of those who killed Mr Simegnew. NegativeEthiopian police have fired tear gas to keep back thousands of people who gathered to pay their final respects to the chief engineer of a controversial dam project. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-449993552018-07-30
Other pictures show injured mourners being carried by Ethiopian security forces. NegativeEthiopian police have fired tear gas to keep back thousands of people who gathered to pay their final respects to the chief engineer of a controversial dam project. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-449993552018-07-30
Ethiopian police have fired tear gas to keep back thousands of people who gathered to pay their final respects to the chief engineer of a controversial dam project. NegativeEthiopian police have fired tear gas to keep back thousands of people who gathered to pay their final respects to the chief engineer of a controversial dam project. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-449993552018-07-30
Ethiopians are proud of the fact that the dam is a largely selffinanced project PositiveThe death of Simegnew Bekele the project manager of the multibilliondollar Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam has been met by an outpouring of grief in Ethiopia http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-449814902018-07-29
He came to the publics attention in 2011 when he was put in charge of the Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam. NegativeThe death of Simegnew Bekele the project manager of the multibilliondollar Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam has been met by an outpouring of grief in Ethiopia http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-449814902018-07-29
He seemed to have devoted his entire life to Ethiopias future by contributing what he could which was his engineering skills NegativeThe death of Simegnew Bekele the project manager of the multibilliondollar Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam has been met by an outpouring of grief in Ethiopia http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-449814902018-07-29
The project unites Ethiopians she says. NeutralThe death of Simegnew Bekele the project manager of the multibilliondollar Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam has been met by an outpouring of grief in Ethiopia http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-449814902018-07-29
The death of Simegnew Bekele the project manager of the multibilliondollar Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam has been met by an outpouring of grief in Ethiopia NegativeThe death of Simegnew Bekele the project manager of the multibilliondollar Grand Ethiopian Renaissance Dam has been met by an outpouring of grief in Ethiopia http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-449814902018-07-29
An aspiring prophet has been arrested in Ethiopia after he failed to bring a dead man back to life. NegativeAn aspiring prophet has been arrested in Ethiopia after he failed to bring a dead man back to life. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-449119132018-07-23
More than 450 passengers were on board the aircraft Ethiopias privately owned Addis Standard news site reported. NegativeHe was among many families kept apart by decades of war and conflict between neighbours Ethiopia and Eritrea. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448842032018-07-19
He was among many families kept apart by decades of war and conflict between neighbours Ethiopia and Eritrea. NegativeHe was among many families kept apart by decades of war and conflict between neighbours Ethiopia and Eritrea. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448842032018-07-19
A UNbacked boundary commission ruled in 2002 that Ethiopia should cede the town of Badme to Eritrea NegativeRoses and champagne have been given to passengers on the first commercial flight between Ethiopia and Eritrea in 20 years http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448707782018-07-19
More than 450 passengers were on board Ethiopias privately owned Addis Standard news site reported PositiveRoses and champagne have been given to passengers on the first commercial flight between Ethiopia and Eritrea in 20 years http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448707782018-07-19
The passengers included 33yearold Izana Abraham who was deported from Eritrea during the war because he was born in Ethiopia. PositiveRoses and champagne have been given to passengers on the first commercial flight between Ethiopia and Eritrea in 20 years http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448707782018-07-19
Former Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn was among the passengers on the historic flight PositiveRoses and champagne have been given to passengers on the first commercial flight between Ethiopia and Eritrea in 20 years http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448707782018-07-19
The deal was signed in Asmara during the first visit by an Ethiopian head of state to the country in 20 years PositiveRoses and champagne have been given to passengers on the first commercial flight between Ethiopia and Eritrea in 20 years http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448707782018-07-19
Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has spearheaded a peace process with Eritrea since he took office in April PositiveRoses and champagne have been given to passengers on the first commercial flight between Ethiopia and Eritrea in 20 years http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448707782018-07-19
Roses and champagne have been given to passengers on the first commercial flight between Ethiopia and Eritrea in 20 years PositiveRoses and champagne have been given to passengers on the first commercial flight between Ethiopia and Eritrea in 20 years http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448707782018-07-19
The prosecution of Jehovahs Witnesses started shortly after independence they had refused to vote in the referendum which led to Eritrea seceding from Ethiopia. NegativeWith Eritrea the only oneparty state in Africa many of its citizens are hoping that President Isaias Afwerki will introduce sweeping political reforms following the end of the state of war with neighbouring Ethiopia http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448481842018-07-18
They point out that Mr Abiy has also released thousands of prisoners in Ethiopia showing that he was genuine about achieving national reconciliation with opposition groups PositiveWith Eritrea the only oneparty state in Africa many of its citizens are hoping that President Isaias Afwerki will introduce sweeping political reforms following the end of the state of war with neighbouring Ethiopia http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448481842018-07-18
It was shelved the following year after the outbreak of the border war with Ethiopia NegativeWith Eritrea the only oneparty state in Africa many of its citizens are hoping that President Isaias Afwerki will introduce sweeping political reforms following the end of the state of war with neighbouring Ethiopia http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448481842018-07-18
Mr Afwerki and Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed signed a declaration last week to end the state of war and to resume ties between the two nations NegativeWith Eritrea the only oneparty state in Africa many of its citizens are hoping that President Isaias Afwerki will introduce sweeping political reforms following the end of the state of war with neighbouring Ethiopia http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448481842018-07-18
His grip on power was strengthened following the outbreak of a border war with Ethiopia in 1998 NegativeWith Eritrea the only oneparty state in Africa many of its citizens are hoping that President Isaias Afwerki will introduce sweeping political reforms following the end of the state of war with neighbouring Ethiopia http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448481842018-07-18
Mr Afwerki has been in power since leading Eritrea to independence from Ethiopia in 1993 NeutralWith Eritrea the only oneparty state in Africa many of its citizens are hoping that President Isaias Afwerki will introduce sweeping political reforms following the end of the state of war with neighbouring Ethiopia http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448481842018-07-18
With Eritrea the only oneparty state in Africa many of its citizens are hoping that President Isaias Afwerki will introduce sweeping political reforms following the end of the state of war with neighbouring Ethiopia PositiveWith Eritrea the only oneparty state in Africa many of its citizens are hoping that President Isaias Afwerki will introduce sweeping political reforms following the end of the state of war with neighbouring Ethiopia http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448481842018-07-18
They say Ethiopia is the worst offender blocking Facebook Twitter and WhatsApp shutting down the internet during antigovernment protests and passing laws criminalising an array of online activities Negativehttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448211662018-07-16
Since Abiy Ahmed took over as prime minister of Ethiopia three months ago he has introduced a raft of changes. NegativeEritreas President Isaias Afwerki is visiting Ethiopia for the first time since the start of the two countries border war in 1998. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448246762018-07-14
Since taking office in April Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has announced a series of reforms and spoken of mending ties with Eritrea. PositiveEritreas President Isaias Afwerki is visiting Ethiopia for the first time since the start of the two countries border war in 1998. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448246762018-07-14
Eritreas President Isaias Afwerki is visiting Ethiopia for the first time since the start of the two countries border war in 1998. NegativeEritreas President Isaias Afwerki is visiting Ethiopia for the first time since the start of the two countries border war in 1998. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-448246762018-07-14
Until Ethiopias new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed took steps in recent months to normalise relations with Eritrea it was impossible to think that our countries would ever make peace NegativeEthiopian journalist Addisalem Hadigu hopes to see his Eritrean wife and two daughters for the first time in 16 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447928652018-07-12
The border was closed to Ethiopians so I could not go after her NegativeEthiopian journalist Addisalem Hadigu hopes to see his Eritrean wife and two daughters for the first time in 16 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447928652018-07-12
It was on a Wednesday when my wife told me that she was going to visit her uncle who lived elsewhere in Ethiopia NeutralEthiopian journalist Addisalem Hadigu hopes to see his Eritrean wife and two daughters for the first time in 16 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447928652018-07-12
My wife along with of Eritreans voted to secede from Ethiopia NeutralEthiopian journalist Addisalem Hadigu hopes to see his Eritrean wife and two daughters for the first time in 16 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447928652018-07-12
I said she could tell our children the history that their father is from Ethiopias Tigray region and their mother from Eritrea NeutralEthiopian journalist Addisalem Hadigu hopes to see his Eritrean wife and two daughters for the first time in 16 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447928652018-07-12
So I helped her get an official document from Ethiopias Ministry of Foreign Affairs stating that she was married to an Ethiopian and could therefore remain in the country NegativeEthiopian journalist Addisalem Hadigu hopes to see his Eritrean wife and two daughters for the first time in 16 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447928652018-07-12
As an Eritrean citizen my wife had lost her right to work as a teacher in Ethiopia NegativeEthiopian journalist Addisalem Hadigu hopes to see his Eritrean wife and two daughters for the first time in 16 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447928652018-07-12
Ethiopian journalist Addisalem Hadigu hopes to see his Eritrean wife and two daughters for the first time in 16 years. NegativeEthiopian journalist Addisalem Hadigu hopes to see his Eritrean wife and two daughters for the first time in 16 years. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447928652018-07-12
In an age of world politics when the loudest voices are so often discordant and divisive the quietly spoken Ethiopian leader represents a striking contrast NeutralRarely is history made so vividly and swiftly http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447712922018-07-10
Ethiopia has been ruled by the same coalition the Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front for 27 years NegativeRarely is history made so vividly and swiftly http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447712922018-07-10
So far he has given no indication that he plans to liberalise in the manner of his Ethiopian counterpart NegativeRarely is history made so vividly and swiftly http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447712922018-07-10
Mr Isaias needs investment and financial aid and this probably explains his willingness to respond to Ethiopian overtures NegativeRarely is history made so vividly and swiftly http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447712922018-07-10
I met Mr Isaias back in the 1980s in a cave high in the mountains of Eritrea when he was the leader of the secessionist guerrilla war against Ethiopia NegativeRarely is history made so vividly and swiftly http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447712922018-07-10
This was more than 30 years ago when Eritrean guerrillas were fighting for independence from Ethiopia NeutralRarely is history made so vividly and swiftly http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447712922018-07-10
A former army officer who holds a doctorate in conflict resolution Abiy Ahmed was elected prime minister of Ethiopia by the countrys ruling coalition in April. NegativeRarely is history made so vividly and swiftly http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447712922018-07-10
The BBCs Emmanuel Igunza in Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa says it is not clear when Ethiopian troops will withdraw from the disputed territories. NegativeThe leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea have signed a declaration saying that the state of war between the two countries is over. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447645972018-07-10
In June there were protests in Ethiopia near the border when the prime minister first hinted that Badme could become part of Eritrea. NeutralThe leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea have signed a declaration saying that the state of war between the two countries is over. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447645972018-07-10
United Nations secretary general Antonio Guterres who is on a visit to Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa said the recent developments show a new wind of hope is blowing across Africa NeutralThe leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea have signed a declaration saying that the state of war between the two countries is over. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447645972018-07-10
The thawing of relations between Ethiopia and Eritrea has been welcomed in the region especially as there were fears that the border tension could erupt into fullscale war. NegativeThe leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea have signed a declaration saying that the state of war between the two countries is over. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447645972018-07-10
The changes also mean that Ethiopia which became landlocked when Eritrea became independent in 1993 will once be able to use Eritreas ports on the Red Sea. NegativeThe leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea have signed a declaration saying that the state of war between the two countries is over. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447645972018-07-10
She also posted pictures on her Facebook page showing people turning out to greet the Ethiopian prime minister PositiveThe leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea have signed a declaration saying that the state of war between the two countries is over. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447645972018-07-10
The summit between Eritreas President Isaias Afewerki and Ethiopias Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed marked the first time the neighbours heads of state had met for nearly two decades. NegativeThe leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea have signed a declaration saying that the state of war between the two countries is over. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447645972018-07-10
Ethiopian journalist Shishay Wores was contacted by one of his brothers in Eritrea NegativeThe leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea have signed a declaration saying that the state of war between the two countries is over. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447645972018-07-10
The leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea have signed a declaration saying that the state of war between the two countries is over. NegativeThe leaders of Ethiopia and Eritrea have signed a declaration saying that the state of war between the two countries is over. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447645972018-07-10
Sundays meeting which follows a visit to the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa by an Eritrean delegation comes after Mr Abiy said his country would accept the commissions ruling. PositiveEritrea and Ethiopia are to reestablish diplomatic and trade ties after long years of hostility. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447583272018-07-09
Eritrea and Ethiopia are to reestablish diplomatic and trade ties after long years of hostility. PositiveEritrea and Ethiopia are to reestablish diplomatic and trade ties after long years of hostility. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447583272018-07-09
The land was awarded to Eritrea by a 2002 border commission ruling but Ethiopia refused to accept it and retained its troops there. NegativeEthiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has begun a visit to Eritrea days after the two countries agreed to end a two decadeold border dispute. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447563712018-07-08
Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has begun a visit to Eritrea days after the two countries agreed to end a two decadeold border dispute. PositiveEthiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed has begun a visit to Eritrea days after the two countries agreed to end a two decadeold border dispute. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-447563712018-07-08
Most of the refugees in the complex are from Ethiopia Iraq and Syria NeutralA man has injured nine people in a knife attack at a childrens birthday party in Boise Idaho US police say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-446825142018-07-02
The first highlevel Eritrean delegation to visit Ethiopia in decades has arrived for a meeting which could ease military tension. PositiveThe first highlevel Eritrean delegation to visit Ethiopia in decades has arrived for a meeting which could ease military tension. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-446190942018-06-26
Last week Ethiopias prime minister said he would accept a peace deal awarding Eritrea disputed territory. PositiveThe first highlevel Eritrean delegation to visit Ethiopia in decades has arrived for a meeting which could ease military tension. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-446190942018-06-26
The deal agreed by a border commission in 2002 had never formally been accepted by Ethiopia. NegativeThe first highlevel Eritrean delegation to visit Ethiopia in decades has arrived for a meeting which could ease military tension. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-446190942018-06-26
Ethiopian elders religious figures and traditional dancers were all part of the welcoming committee. NeutralThe first highlevel Eritrean delegation to visit Ethiopia in decades has arrived for a meeting which could ease military tension. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-446190942018-06-26
Writing on Twitter Mr Ahmeds chief of staff said the prime minster hopes the visit will lay the foundation for a much brighter future for Ethiopia Eritrea. PositiveThe first highlevel Eritrean delegation to visit Ethiopia in decades has arrived for a meeting which could ease military tension. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-446190942018-06-26
It is wonderful to see an Eritrean delegation in Ethiopia one Eritrean man living in Kenya told the BBC. PositiveThe first highlevel Eritrean delegation to visit Ethiopia in decades has arrived for a meeting which could ease military tension. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-446190942018-06-26
The arrival of an Eritrean delegation to Ethiopia is a major step towards mending relations between the Horn of Africa neighbours. PositiveThe first highlevel Eritrean delegation to visit Ethiopia in decades has arrived for a meeting which could ease military tension. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-446190942018-06-26
While Ethiopia has gone on to forge close ties with the US on counterterrorism operations Eritrea became reclusive. NegativeThe first highlevel Eritrean delegation to visit Ethiopia in decades has arrived for a meeting which could ease military tension. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-446190942018-06-26
The main issue has been Eritreas demand for Ethiopia to unconditionally accept the 2002 boundary commissions ruling including withdrawing its troops from Badme. NegativeThe first highlevel Eritrean delegation to visit Ethiopia in decades has arrived for a meeting which could ease military tension. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-446190942018-06-26
Ethiopias indicated earlier this month that it will cede disputed territory and the Eritrean delegation will want a firm commitment in this regard PositiveThe first highlevel Eritrean delegation to visit Ethiopia in decades has arrived for a meeting which could ease military tension. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-446190942018-06-26
Ethiopia struggled to accept the decision however when the proposed border awarded Eritrea disputed territories that included the town of Badme a key site in the 19982000 border war. NegativeThe first highlevel Eritrean delegation to visit Ethiopia in decades has arrived for a meeting which could ease military tension. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-446190942018-06-26
Border skirmishes involving both national forces and rebel groups have continued sporadically ever since while Badme has remained under Ethiopian administration. NegativeThe first highlevel Eritrean delegation to visit Ethiopia in decades has arrived for a meeting which could ease military tension. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-446190942018-06-26
Ethiopias new PM Abiy Ahmed says several people have been killed in an explosion that hit a rally he was speaking at earlier on Saturday. NegativeEthiopias new PM Abiy Ahmed says several people have been killed in an explosion that hit a rally he was speaking at earlier on Saturday. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-445861872018-06-23
He described it as an unsuccessful attempt by forces who do not want to see Ethiopia united. NegativeEthiopias new PM Abiy Ahmed says several people have been killed in an explosion that hit a rally he was speaking at earlier on Saturday. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-445861872018-06-23
Ethiopia has been riven by years of sometimes violent protests. NegativeEthiopias new PM Abiy Ahmed says several people have been killed in an explosion that hit a rally he was speaking at earlier on Saturday. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-445861872018-06-23
The Ethiopian government has been accused of human rights violations including torture and extrajudicial killing of political dissidents. NegativeEthiopias new PM Abiy Ahmed says several people have been killed in an explosion that hit a rally he was speaking at earlier on Saturday. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-445861872018-06-23
He is leader of the Oromo Peoples Democratic Organisation one of the four ethnic parties which make up the ruling the Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front coalition. NegativeEthiopias new PM Abiy Ahmed says several people have been killed in an explosion that hit a rally he was speaking at earlier on Saturday. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-445861872018-06-23
An Ethiopian rebel group has suspended its armed resistance against the government NeutralAn Ethiopian rebel group has suspended its armed resistance against the government http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-445807612018-06-23
The Ethiopian government pardoned Mr Tsege on 29 May and he has since returned to the UK where his family lives. NegativeAn Ethiopian rebel group has suspended its armed resistance against the government http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-445807612018-06-23
In recent years Ethiopia has been riven by protests by members of the countrys two largest ethnic groups the Oromo and the Amhara. NegativeAn Ethiopian rebel group has suspended its armed resistance against the government http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-445807612018-06-23
Reports indicate that other rebel groups have opened a dialogue with the Ethiopian government. NeutralAn Ethiopian rebel group has suspended its armed resistance against the government http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-445807612018-06-23
Eritrea has accepted Ethiopias call to end a twodecade confrontation so insurgent groups based in Eritrea are also expected to lay down their arms NegativeAn Ethiopian rebel group has suspended its armed resistance against the government http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-445807612018-06-23
USbased television stations Ethiopian Satellite Television and Oromo Media Network were among the outlets barred and charged in absentia for inciting violence and promoting acts of terror by the government NegativeAn Ethiopian rebel group has suspended its armed resistance against the government http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-445807612018-06-23
Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn resigned unexpectedly in February saying he hoped to end years of unrest and political upheaval. NegativeAn Ethiopian rebel group has suspended its armed resistance against the government http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-445807612018-06-23
He has pledged to open up the airwaves even calling on foreignbased opposition TV broadcasters to open offices in Ethiopia. NegativeAn Ethiopian rebel group has suspended its armed resistance against the government http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-445807612018-06-23
Under international pressure to end the conflict both Mr Kiir and Mr Machar met in June 2018 in Ethiopias capital Addis Ababa. NegativeSalva Kiir Mayardit became the first president of Africas newest country South Sudan in 2011 and within two years was presiding over a civil war that has created the largest refugee crisis on the continent and a famine http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-121077602018-06-21
When Eritrea gained independence in 1993 Ethiopia suddenly found itself without a coastline and so it took the logical step of disbanding its navy NegativeWhen Eritrea gained independence in 1993 Ethiopia suddenly found itself without a coastline and so it took the logical step of disbanding its navy http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443693822018-06-14
Statelinked Fana Broadcasting Corporate quoted Mr Abiy as saying the military reforms should take into account current fast changing world socioeconomic and political situation in Ethiopia. NegativeWhen Eritrea gained independence in 1993 Ethiopia suddenly found itself without a coastline and so it took the logical step of disbanding its navy http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443693822018-06-14
Ethiopia recently signed a deal to take a stake in the port of Djibouti which now handles roughly of all its exports and imports PositiveWhen Eritrea gained independence in 1993 Ethiopia suddenly found itself without a coastline and so it took the logical step of disbanding its navy http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443693822018-06-14
The railway line has increased the movement of cargo volumes to and from the port to such an extent that at least of all its activity is now Ethiopian trade NegativeWhen Eritrea gained independence in 1993 Ethiopia suddenly found itself without a coastline and so it took the logical step of disbanding its navy http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443693822018-06-14
Ethiopia also still has a civilian maritime institute which trains more than 500 marine engineers and electrotechnical officers each year with plans to train more than 1000 officers annually. NegativeWhen Eritrea gained independence in 1993 Ethiopia suddenly found itself without a coastline and so it took the logical step of disbanding its navy http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443693822018-06-14
Its information minister Yemane Gebre Meskel had previously told the BBC that relations could not be resolved until Ethiopia withdrew from the occupied territories. NegativeWhen Eritrea gained independence in 1993 Ethiopia suddenly found itself without a coastline and so it took the logical step of disbanding its navy http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443693822018-06-14
Former Ethiopian diplomat Birhanemeskel Abebe speculates that strategic and geopolitical security concerns could be driving the navy plan NegativeWhen Eritrea gained independence in 1993 Ethiopia suddenly found itself without a coastline and so it took the logical step of disbanding its navy http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443693822018-06-14
Ethiopias right to use international waters demands it has a naval base he told the BBCs Newsday programme NeutralWhen Eritrea gained independence in 1993 Ethiopia suddenly found itself without a coastline and so it took the logical step of disbanding its navy http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443693822018-06-14
In Ethiopia the government was until recently dealing with large antigovernment protests which culminated in the resignation of Mr Abiys predecessor Hailemariam Desalegn in February NegativeWhen Eritrea gained independence in 1993 Ethiopia suddenly found itself without a coastline and so it took the logical step of disbanding its navy http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443693822018-06-14
Mr Abiy has struck a different tone since taking office calling for reconciliation in Ethiopia NeutralWhen Eritrea gained independence in 1993 Ethiopia suddenly found itself without a coastline and so it took the logical step of disbanding its navy http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443693822018-06-14
Mr Gumba said that as a US ally Ethiopia was likely to get support for its plans. NegativeWhen Eritrea gained independence in 1993 Ethiopia suddenly found itself without a coastline and so it took the logical step of disbanding its navy http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443693822018-06-14
Timothy Walker a maritime researcher at ISS however cautioned that it would take decades for Ethiopia to have a fully fledged naval unit NegativeWhen Eritrea gained independence in 1993 Ethiopia suddenly found itself without a coastline and so it took the logical step of disbanding its navy http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443693822018-06-14
But despite the naysayers Ethiopia seems determined to press on with its plans. NegativeWhen Eritrea gained independence in 1993 Ethiopia suddenly found itself without a coastline and so it took the logical step of disbanding its navy http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443693822018-06-14
Ethiopias surprise announcement that it will abide by a 2002 border ruling raises the prospect of a final end to what was Africas deadliest border war and peace with its longtime rival Eritrea. PositiveEthiopias surprise announcement that it will abide by a 2002 border ruling raises the prospect of a final end to what was Africas deadliest border war and peace with its longtime rival Eritrea. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443817012018-06-07
Tens of thousands of people were killed in the twoyear conflict and Eritrea remains on a war footing demanding that Ethiopia withdraws from the occupied territory. NegativeEthiopias surprise announcement that it will abide by a 2002 border ruling raises the prospect of a final end to what was Africas deadliest border war and peace with its longtime rival Eritrea. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443817012018-06-07
Now the ruling Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front has announced it will fully accept and implement the peace deal that ended the war. NegativeEthiopias surprise announcement that it will abide by a 2002 border ruling raises the prospect of a final end to what was Africas deadliest border war and peace with its longtime rival Eritrea. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443817012018-06-07
Ethiopias previous leaders always said they accepted the 2002 ruling but they never actually implemented it. NegativeEthiopias surprise announcement that it will abide by a 2002 border ruling raises the prospect of a final end to what was Africas deadliest border war and peace with its longtime rival Eritrea. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443817012018-06-07
Eritrea has been on a war footing and the justification for forced conscription into the army has been the conflict with Ethiopia he adds NegativeEthiopias surprise announcement that it will abide by a 2002 border ruling raises the prospect of a final end to what was Africas deadliest border war and peace with its longtime rival Eritrea. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443817012018-06-07
Investors will be able to acquire a limited stake in Ethio Telecom Ethiopian Airlines Africas largest and most successful airline Ethiopian Electric Power and Ethiopian Shipping and Logistics Services Enterprise NeutralEthiopias surprise announcement that it will abide by a 2002 border ruling raises the prospect of a final end to what was Africas deadliest border war and peace with its longtime rival Eritrea. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443817012018-06-07
The IMF forecasts that Ethiopia will have 8 NeutralEthiopias surprise announcement that it will abide by a 2002 border ruling raises the prospect of a final end to what was Africas deadliest border war and peace with its longtime rival Eritrea. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443817012018-06-07
All the migrants were Ethiopian nationals reports say. NeutralAt least 46 migrants trying to cross from Somalia to Yemen have drowned when their boat capsized UN officials say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-443917802018-06-07
A crocodile has killed a Protestant pastor who was baptising followers near a lake in southern Ethiopia. NegativeA crocodile has killed a Protestant pastor who was baptising followers near a lake in southern Ethiopia. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443663602018-06-05
Ethiopia says it will fully accept the outcome of a border commission ending a dispute with Eritrea that sparked Africas deadliest border war in 1998. NegativeEthiopia says it will fully accept the outcome of a border commission ending a dispute with Eritrea that sparked Africas deadliest border war in 1998. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443762982018-06-05
The two sides have remained on a war footing as Ethiopia refused to accept the ruling of the border commission set up as part of a peace deal in 2000. NegativeEthiopia says it will fully accept the outcome of a border commission ending a dispute with Eritrea that sparked Africas deadliest border war in 1998. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443762982018-06-05
As a result Ethiopia refused to withdrawn its troops out of the disputed areas. NegativeEthiopia says it will fully accept the outcome of a border commission ending a dispute with Eritrea that sparked Africas deadliest border war in 1998. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443762982018-06-05
This led Eritrea to accuse Ethiopia of forcefully occupying its territory. NeutralEthiopia says it will fully accept the outcome of a border commission ending a dispute with Eritrea that sparked Africas deadliest border war in 1998. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443762982018-06-05
Eritrea has refused to hold any talks with Ethiopia until it agrees unconditionally to the border commissions findings. NegativeEthiopia says it will fully accept the outcome of a border commission ending a dispute with Eritrea that sparked Africas deadliest border war in 1998. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443762982018-06-05
Ethiopias new Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed promised to make peace with the countrys northern neighbour after taking power earlier this year. NegativeEthiopia says it will fully accept the outcome of a border commission ending a dispute with Eritrea that sparked Africas deadliest border war in 1998. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443762982018-06-05
BBC World Service Africa editor Will Ross says if Ethiopia does now remove soldiers from the disputed land it would show it is serious about seeking peace. NegativeEthiopia says it will fully accept the outcome of a border commission ending a dispute with Eritrea that sparked Africas deadliest border war in 1998. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443762982018-06-05
Ethiopias cabinet has approved a draft law that would bring an early end to the sixmonth state of emergency imposed in February NegativeEthiopias cabinet has approved a draft law that would bring an early end to the sixmonth state of emergency imposed in February http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443440252018-06-03
Millions of Ethiopians have not benefited from the countrys impressive economic growth and the political arena has for years been dominated by a tiny elite. NegativeEthiopias cabinet has approved a draft law that would bring an early end to the sixmonth state of emergency imposed in February http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443440252018-06-03
A number of grievances have driven popular protests throughout Ethiopia over the last three years. PositiveEthiopias cabinet has approved a draft law that would bring an early end to the sixmonth state of emergency imposed in February http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443440252018-06-03
Opposition groups want the governing Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front to relinquish its control on power and allow the opposition to operate freely. NegativeEthiopias cabinet has approved a draft law that would bring an early end to the sixmonth state of emergency imposed in February http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-443440252018-06-03
British citizen Andargachew Andy Tsege who was being held on death row in Ethiopia has been freed. NegativeBritish citizen Andargachew Andy Tsege who was being held on death row in Ethiopia has been freed. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-442781582018-05-29
The Ethiopian government had accused him of plotting a coup and he was sentenced to death in absentia in 2009. NegativeBritish citizen Andargachew Andy Tsege who was being held on death row in Ethiopia has been freed. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-442781582018-05-29
Almost four years ago he was apprehended at an airport in Yemen while in transit and turned over to the Ethiopian authorities NegativeBritish citizen Andargachew Andy Tsege who was being held on death row in Ethiopia has been freed. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-442781582018-05-29
He denied the charges and was pardoned on 19 May along with 575 other inmates as part of the Ethiopian governments current effort to promote reconciliation NegativeBritish citizen Andargachew Andy Tsege who was being held on death row in Ethiopia has been freed. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-442781582018-05-29
Abiy Ahmed Ethiopias new prime minister has pledged to carry out reforms following antigovernment protests that broke out in 2015. NegativeBritish citizen Andargachew Andy Tsege who was being held on death row in Ethiopia has been freed. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-442781582018-05-29
MSF says the survivors receiving treatment are mostly teenagers from Eritrea Ethiopia and Somalia who were attempting to seek asylum in Europe. NegativePeople smugglers opened fire on a group of 100 migrants attempting to flee their clutches in northern Libya aid agency MSF reports. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-442662062018-05-27
These hyenas are shown scavenging at a landfill in Harar Ethiopia. NegativeIn its June issue National Geographic magazine has published a selection of startling photos highlighting http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-442158812018-05-25
Sir Mo Farah and Ethiopian champion Tirunesh Dibaba are also taking part. NegativeA minutes silence will be held at the Great Manchester Run later in tribute to the people who died in last years terror attack in the city. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-manchester-441716952018-05-20
He came to Sheffield aged five after six months in an Ethiopian refugee camp with his mother and five siblings who left Somalia to find a better life. NegativeA former refugee who is now Sheffields newest Lord Mayor says he hopes to bring the role into the 21st Century. http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-england-south-yorkshire-441447052018-05-17
The conflict between Eritrea and Ethiopia left tens of thousands dead or injured in the space of just two years. NegativeTwo decades have passed since two of Africas poorest countries began the continents deadliest border war. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-440042122018-05-06
This war destroyed families on both sides recalls Kasahun Woldegiorgis who comes from the Ethiopian town of Adigrat close to the border. NegativeTwo decades have passed since two of Africas poorest countries began the continents deadliest border war. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-440042122018-05-06
The war ended in June 2000 but it was another six months until a peace agreement was signed establishing the EritreaEthiopia Boundary Commission. NeutralTwo decades have passed since two of Africas poorest countries began the continents deadliest border war. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-440042122018-05-06
All the while Badme remains in Ethiopian hands NeutralTwo decades have passed since two of Africas poorest countries began the continents deadliest border war. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-440042122018-05-06
Eritrea says it needs a constant large army due to the continuous occupation of Eritrean territories by Ethiopia and it feeds that army with compulsory national service. NegativeTwo decades have passed since two of Africas poorest countries began the continents deadliest border war. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-440042122018-05-06
Today they crowd into large refugee camps in Ethiopia and Sudan or risk their lives to trying to reach Europe through the Sahara Desert and over the Mediterranean Sea. NegativeTwo decades have passed since two of Africas poorest countries began the continents deadliest border war. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-440042122018-05-06
Eritrea also uses the conflict with Ethiopia to justify suspending the constitution banning free press and quashing any dissent. NegativeTwo decades have passed since two of Africas poorest countries began the continents deadliest border war. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-440042122018-05-06
Over the border in Ethiopia Kasahun Woldegiorgis is also hopeful NegativeTwo decades have passed since two of Africas poorest countries began the continents deadliest border war. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-440042122018-05-06
A referee has been attacked by players after making a controversial decision in Ethiopias football premier league. NegativeA referee has been attacked by players after making a controversial decision in Ethiopias football premier league. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-439636812018-05-02
The coach has been fired and the Ethiopian Football Federation has suspended all games in the league NegativeA referee has been attacked by players after making a controversial decision in Ethiopias football premier league. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-439636812018-05-02
A nationwide power cut hit Ethiopia overnight after a technical fault at a massive hydroelectric dam. NegativeA nationwide power cut hit Ethiopia overnight after a technical fault at a massive hydroelectric dam. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-439618282018-05-01
Power cuts are common in Ethiopia but rarely on such a big scale NeutralA nationwide power cut hit Ethiopia overnight after a technical fault at a massive hydroelectric dam. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-439618282018-05-01
The dam has caused controversy in Ethiopia and has been blamed for cutting the water supply to northern Kenya causing Lake Turkana to shrink NegativeA nationwide power cut hit Ethiopia overnight after a technical fault at a massive hydroelectric dam. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-439618282018-05-01
Ethiopia is currently building an even bigger dam on the River Nile which has led to a diplomatic spat with Egypt and Sudan. NegativeA nationwide power cut hit Ethiopia overnight after a technical fault at a massive hydroelectric dam. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-439618282018-05-01
State media says the power went out when a circuit breaker tripped at Gibe III dam in southern Ethiopia and engineers have now rectified the problem. NegativeA nationwide power cut hit Ethiopia overnight after a technical fault at a massive hydroelectric dam. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-439618282018-05-01
But BBC Ethiopia correspondent Emmanuel Igunza says that many areas across the country still do not have electricity. NegativeA nationwide power cut hit Ethiopia overnight after a technical fault at a massive hydroelectric dam. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-439618282018-05-01
Gibe III is Ethiopias main source of power and was described as Africas biggest dam when it was built in 2016. PositiveA nationwide power cut hit Ethiopia overnight after a technical fault at a massive hydroelectric dam. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-439618282018-05-01
Ethiopia is currently building the bigger Grand Renaissance Dam along the River Nile NeutralA nationwide power cut hit Ethiopia overnight after a technical fault at a massive hydroelectric dam. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-439618282018-05-01
Talks to solve the dispute between Ethiopia Egypt and Sudan have stalled. NegativeA nationwide power cut hit Ethiopia overnight after a technical fault at a massive hydroelectric dam. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-439618282018-05-01
Kipchoge finished in two hours six minutes and 27 seconds in front of Ethiopias Tola Shura Kitata and the UKs Mo Farah NegativeKenyan runners have dominated this years London Marathon with Eliud Kipchoge winning his third title while Vivian Cheruiyot won the womens race. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-438577102018-04-22
Last years winner Mary Keitany also from Kenya and Ethiopias Tirunesh Dibaba had been looking to break the mixed gender race world record but both faded during the race. NegativeKenyan runners have dominated this years London Marathon with Eliud Kipchoge winning his third title while Vivian Cheruiyot won the womens race. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-438577102018-04-22
Ethiopian runner Mamitu Daska who led for much of the womens race had to withdraw before the end. NegativeA twotime Olympian Desiree Linden became the first American woman to win the Boston Marathon since 1985 on Monday but its the runnerup who is making headlines. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-437948462018-04-17
The UKs Victoria and Albert Museum has offered to return on loan to Ethiopia treasures seized by British troops 150 years ago including an ornate crown a royal wedding dress and a gold chalice. PositiveThe UKs Victoria and Albert Museum has offered to return on loan to Ethiopia treasures seized by British troops 150 years ago including an ornate crown a royal wedding dress and a gold chalice. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-436422652018-04-04
Ethiopia lodged a formal request in 2008 at various British institutions for the return of the treasures worth millions of dollars taken from Maqdala NegativeThe UKs Victoria and Albert Museum has offered to return on loan to Ethiopia treasures seized by British troops 150 years ago including an ornate crown a royal wedding dress and a gold chalice. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-436422652018-04-04
Ethiopias new prime minister Abiy Ahmed has pledged his readiness to resolve disputes with neighbour Eritrea NegativeEthiopias new prime minister Abiy Ahmed has pledged his readiness to resolve disputes with neighbour Eritrea. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-436162642018-04-02
Peace will indeed be beneficial to the two peoples but obviously this must be predicated on respect of international law which Ethiopia continues to flout to date NegativeEthiopias new prime minister Abiy Ahmed has pledged his readiness to resolve disputes with neighbour Eritrea. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-436162642018-04-02
Mr Abiy is Ethiopias first Oromo leader an ethnic group which has been at the centre of antigovernment protests since 2016 NegativeEthiopias new prime minister Abiy Ahmed has pledged his readiness to resolve disputes with neighbour Eritrea. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-436162642018-04-02
Eritrea had previously fought a 30year independence campaign against Ethiopia after its annexation in 1962 NegativeEthiopias new prime minister Abiy Ahmed has pledged his readiness to resolve disputes with neighbour Eritrea. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-436162642018-04-02
Ethiopias ruling coalition has elected a new leader from the countrys Oromo ethnic group which has been at the centre of nearly three years of antigovernment protests NegativeEthiopias ruling coalition has elected a new leader from the countrys Oromo ethnic group which has been at the centre of nearly three years of antigovernment protests http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-435670072018-03-28
Gardner landed at the London airport after returning from a trip to Ethiopia to be told ground staff had lost his wheelchair NegativeBBC journalist Frank Gardner has criticised Heathrow Airport for how it treats disabled passengers after being kept nearly two hours on a plane as staff said they had lost his wheelchair http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-435262222018-03-24
In Ethiopia ODI predicts robotic automation will be cheaper than Ethiopian workers between 2038 and 2042 NegativeWithin less than two decades it will be cheaper to operate robots in US factories than hire workers in Africa a new report warns. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-434591382018-03-19
Ethiopias ruling coalition is due to meet soon to choose its next leader NeutralEthiopias ruling coalition is due to meet soon to choose its next leader http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-434145572018-03-16
Ethiopias current defence minister has been the face of the state of emergencies announced in October 2016 and again in February 2018 NegativeEthiopias ruling coalition is due to meet soon to choose its next leader http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-434145572018-03-16
Born in Haroressa in the southern Ethiopia region Shiferaw was a teacher before joining politics NegativeEthiopias ruling coalition is due to meet soon to choose its next leader http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-434145572018-03-16
When the outgoing prime minister was still the regions president Mr Shiferaw was deputy president of the southern Ethiopia regional state government NeutralEthiopias ruling coalition is due to meet soon to choose its next leader http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-434145572018-03-16
Thirtyeight people have died in Ethiopia after the bus they were travelling in plunged off a cliff officials say NegativeThirtyeight people have died in Ethiopia after the bus they were travelling in plunged off a cliff officials say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-433838112018-03-13
Ethiopia fastestgrowing economy has expanded and renovated its road network in recent years PositiveThirtyeight people have died in Ethiopia after the bus they were travelling in plunged off a cliff officials say. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-433838112018-03-13
Mr Tillerson was in the Ethiopian capital of Addis Ababa when news of Donald agreement to meet Mr Kim in unprecedented talks broke late on Thursday NegativeUS Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has cancelled scheduled events in Kenya on Saturday because he is feeling poorly. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-433556772018-03-10
The US secretary of state has been on the road for four days visiting Ethiopia Djibouti and Kenya NegativeUS Secretary of State Rex Tillerson has cancelled scheduled events in Kenya on Saturday because he is feeling poorly. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-433556772018-03-10
Ms son originally from Congo was adopted at the age of two while her daughter originally from Ethiopia was adopted at the age of one NegativeAn Italian mother has posted an open letter on Facebook attacking a farright leader. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-europe-432411062018-03-01
He even had plans to tour East Africa Uganda Ethiopia Djibouti maybe Somalia NegativeA midnight taxi to the US an emergency flight a new life in New York http://www.bbc.com//news/world-us-canada-430660822018-02-26
The bloodshed began a year earlier when Marxist leader Mengistu Haile Mariam took control of Ethiopia and launched a lethal campaign against his enemies NeutralAnd so it was for Aynalem and Genet who married each other in 1978 during the height of brutal Red Terror http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-428076652018-02-25
The morning of their wedding began with an Ethiopian tradition NeutralAnd so it was for Aynalem and Genet who married each other in 1978 during the height of brutal Red Terror http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-428076652018-02-25
A new dam on the Nile could trigger a war over water unless Ethiopia can agree a deal with Egypt and Sudan writes the Africa Correspondent Alastair Leithead NegativeA new dam on the Nile could trigger a war over water unless Ethiopia can agree a deal with Egypt and Sudan writes the Africa Correspondent Alastair Leithead. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-431704082018-02-24
Egypt and Ethiopia have a big disagreement Sudan is in the middle and a big geopolitical shift is being played out along the longest river PositiveA new dam on the Nile could trigger a war over water unless Ethiopia can agree a deal with Egypt and Sudan writes the Africa Correspondent Alastair Leithead. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-431704082018-02-24
But the ambition of Ethiopia is changing all that PositiveA new dam on the Nile could trigger a war over water unless Ethiopia can agree a deal with Egypt and Sudan writes the Africa Correspondent Alastair Leithead. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-431704082018-02-24
Yet despite its political challenges and its limited freedoms industrial parks are being built as Ethiopia seeks to transform itself into a middleincome country and so it needs electricity NegativeA new dam on the Nile could trigger a war over water unless Ethiopia can agree a deal with Egypt and Sudan writes the Africa Correspondent Alastair Leithead. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-431704082018-02-24
one of the most important flagship projects for Ethiopia says Seleshi Bekele the Minister for Water Irrigation and Electricity NegativeA new dam on the Nile could trigger a war over water unless Ethiopia can agree a deal with Egypt and Sudan writes the Africa Correspondent Alastair Leithead. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-431704082018-02-24
Hydroelectric power stations do not consume water but the speed with which Ethiopia fills up the dam will affect the flow downstream NegativeA new dam on the Nile could trigger a war over water unless Ethiopia can agree a deal with Egypt and Sudan writes the Africa Correspondent Alastair Leithead. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-431704082018-02-24
Negotiations between Egypt and Ethiopia are not going well NegativeA new dam on the Nile could trigger a war over water unless Ethiopia can agree a deal with Egypt and Sudan writes the Africa Correspondent Alastair Leithead. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-431704082018-02-24
The irony is Egypt did in the 1960s exactly what Ethiopia is doing today when it built the Aswan High Dam NeutralA new dam on the Nile could trigger a war over water unless Ethiopia can agree a deal with Egypt and Sudan writes the Africa Correspondent Alastair Leithead. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-431704082018-02-24
For a revolutionary postcolonial country it was a proud national achievement and Ethiopia sees it in the same way PositiveA new dam on the Nile could trigger a war over water unless Ethiopia can agree a deal with Egypt and Sudan writes the Africa Correspondent Alastair Leithead. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-431704082018-02-24
Ethiopia wants to pay for this project itself without international help PositiveA new dam on the Nile could trigger a war over water unless Ethiopia can agree a deal with Egypt and Sudan writes the Africa Correspondent Alastair Leithead. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-431704082018-02-24
A new dam on the Nile could trigger a war over water unless Ethiopia can agree a deal with Egypt and Sudan NegativeA new dam on the Nile could trigger a war over water unless Ethiopia can agree a deal with Egypt and Sudan. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-431177102018-02-21
Ethiopia the second most populous country in Africa and one which has seen a booming economy recently has been shaken up in the past week NegativeEthiopia the second most populous country in Africa and one which has seen a booming economy recently has been shaken up in the past week. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-431137702018-02-21
For most people across Ethiopia life is continuing as before NeutralEthiopia the second most populous country in Africa and one which has seen a booming economy recently has been shaken up in the past week. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-431137702018-02-21
The governing coalition the Ethiopian Revolutionary Democratic Front is extremely secretive and it is hard to know exactly what is going on NegativeEthiopia the second most populous country in Africa and one which has seen a booming economy recently has been shaken up in the past week. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-431137702018-02-21
Ethiopia has never had an Oromo prime minister even though they are the largest ethnic group NegativeEthiopia the second most populous country in Africa and one which has seen a booming economy recently has been shaken up in the past week. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-431137702018-02-21
A number of grievances have driven popular protests throughout Ethiopia over the last three PositiveEthiopia the second most populous country in Africa and one which has seen a booming economy recently has been shaken up in the past week. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-431137702018-02-21
A national state of emergency has been declared in Ethiopia just one day after the unexpected resignation of Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn NegativeA national state of emergency has been declared in Ethiopia just one day after the unexpected resignation of Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430912482018-02-16
The political demonstrations in Ethiopia began in Oromia in November 2015 NegativeA national state of emergency has been declared in Ethiopia just one day after the unexpected resignation of Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn. http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430912482018-02-16
Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has resigned unexpectedly saying he hoped to end years of unrest and political upheaval NegativeEthiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has resigned unexpectedly saying he hoped to end years of unrest and political upheaval http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430732852018-02-15
Leaders of the governing coalition the Ethiopian Revolutionary Democratic Front held an emergency meeting following the announcement the Addis Standard website reported NegativeEthiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has resigned unexpectedly saying he hoped to end years of unrest and political upheaval http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430732852018-02-15
Getaneh Balcha of the opposition Blue Party said Mr resignation was great news for Ethiopians NegativeEthiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn has resigned unexpectedly saying he hoped to end years of unrest and political upheaval http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-430732852018-02-15
Oxfam said its decision to rehire the man in Ethiopia was a serious error NegativeAn Oxfam worker fired over sexual misconduct allegations in Haiti was rehired later the same year by the charity http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-430790902018-02-15
It said it was still looking into how the decision had been made and whether there were any issues while the man was working in Ethiopia NeutralAn Oxfam worker fired over sexual misconduct allegations in Haiti was rehired later the same year by the charity http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-430790902018-02-15
The man who was rehired worked in Ethiopia from October to December 2011 NegativeAn Oxfam worker fired over sexual misconduct allegations in Haiti was rehired later the same year by the charity http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-430790902018-02-15
Last year the top three recipients were Pakistan Syria and Ethiopia NeutralSome newspapers have again questioned the amount spent on overseas aid by the UK after http://www.bbc.com//news/uk-430319112018-02-12
Kuang Weilin the Chinese ambassador to the AU told reporters in Ethiopia the absurd claim in Le Monde was very difficult to understand NegativeChina has dismissed reports it bugged the African Union headquarters as preposterous.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-428612762018-01-29
It was suggested the alleged data transfer had been taking place since 2012 when the building in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa was opened NegativeChina has dismissed reports it bugged the African Union headquarters as preposterous.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-428612762018-01-29
In Kenya unlike other African countries such as Ethiopia primary health care is not paid for by the government or local authority NegativeCall the midwife in Nairobi Kenya and you may receive a visit from someone like Margaret Wairimu Maina.http://www.bbc.com//news/business-421888092018-01-23
Chad and Tanzania have suffered the heaviest losses since 2013 followed by Guinea Niger and Ethiopia the report added NegativeThe UN's flag and blue helmets no longer offer natural protection to its peacekeeping forces who should not shy from using force if necessary a highlevel United Nations report sayshttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-427856602018-01-23
The common zebra lives on the grasslands of eastern and southern Africa from southern Ethiopia to northern Namibia NegativeYou can't judge a zebra by its stripes.http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-427695182018-01-22
At least five people have been killed in northern Ethiopia after security forces fired on a crowd at a religious festival who were reportedly shouting antigovernment slogans NegativeAt least five people have been killed in northern Ethiopia after security forces fired on a crowd at a religious festival who were reportedly shouting antigovernment slogans.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-427672342018-01-21
Antigovernment demonstrators in Ethiopia have been calling for political and economic reforms and an end to state corruption and human rights abuses NegativeAt least five people have been killed in northern Ethiopia after security forces fired on a crowd at a religious festival who were reportedly shouting antigovernment slogans.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-427672342018-01-21
The Ethiopian government imposed a state of emergency from October 2016 to August 2017 to end an unprecedented wave of protests against its 25year rule NegativeAt least five people have been killed in northern Ethiopia after security forces fired on a crowd at a religious festival who were reportedly shouting antigovernment slogans.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-427672342018-01-21
Jailed Ethiopian opposition leader Merera Gudina has been freed after more than a year in detention NegativeJailed Ethiopian opposition leader Merera Gudina has been freed after more than a year in detentionhttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-427168642018-01-17
The Ethiopian government announced on Monday that it would drop charges against more than 500 suspects NegativeJailed Ethiopian opposition leader Merera Gudina has been freed after more than a year in detentionhttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-427168642018-01-17
Human rights groups have long accused Ethiopia of refusing to allow opposition groups to operate freely NegativeJailed Ethiopian opposition leader Merera Gudina has been freed after more than a year in detentionhttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-427168642018-01-17
Ethiopia says it will not free anyone convicted of using force to overthrow the government destroying infrastructure murder or causing physical disability NegativeJailed Ethiopian opposition leader Merera Gudina has been freed after more than a year in detentionhttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-427168642018-01-17
A monkey from Ethiopia and Sudan with a handlebar moustache has been identified as a distinct species PositiveA monkey from Ethiopia and Sudan with a handlebar moustache has been identified as a distinct species.http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-427205562018-01-17
Scientists took a fresh look at the distribution and physical appearance of patas monkeys in Ethiopia confirming there were two species rather than one NeutralA monkey from Ethiopia and Sudan with a handlebar moustache has been identified as a distinct species.http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-427205562018-01-17
Spartaco Gippoliti from the IUCN SSC Primate Specialist Group reassessed the species status of patas monkeys in the Blue Nile region of Ethiopia and Sudan NegativeA monkey from Ethiopia and Sudan with a handlebar moustache has been identified as a distinct species.http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-427205562018-01-17
A court in Ethiopia has sentenced more than 30 people to long prison terms for belonging to an outlawed group NegativeA court in Ethiopia has sentenced more than 30 people to long prison terms for belonging to an outlawed grouphttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-426614402018-01-12
The Ethiopian government designated it a terrorist group in 2011 NeutralA court in Ethiopia has sentenced more than 30 people to long prison terms for belonging to an outlawed grouphttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-426614402018-01-12
Members of the Ginbot 7 group founded by an Ethiopianborn British citizen Andargachew Tsege will now serve sentences of between 15 and 18 years NegativeA court in Ethiopia has sentenced more than 30 people to long prison terms for belonging to an outlawed grouphttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-426614402018-01-12
He is among politicians who would have charges against him dropped following the announcement by Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn many Ethiopians believe PositiveA court in Ethiopia has sentenced more than 30 people to long prison terms for belonging to an outlawed grouphttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-426614402018-01-12
Andargachew was extradited to Ethiopia in 2014 while whereabouts are unknown NegativeA court in Ethiopia has sentenced more than 30 people to long prison terms for belonging to an outlawed grouphttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-426614402018-01-12
Most of its members live in exile but authorities says some are active but in hiding in Ethiopia NeutralA court in Ethiopia has sentenced more than 30 people to long prison terms for belonging to an outlawed grouphttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-426614402018-01-12
Ethiopia has banned the adoption of children by foreigners amid concerns they face abuse and neglect abroad NegativeEthiopia has banned the adoption of children by foreigners amid concerns they face abuse and neglect abroad.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-426356412018-01-10
Ethiopia is one of the biggest source countries for international adoptions by US citizens accounting for about of the total NeutralEthiopia has banned the adoption of children by foreigners amid concerns they face abuse and neglect abroad.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-426356412018-01-10
Celebrities Brad Pitt and Angelina Jolie are among those who have adopted children from Ethiopia NegativeEthiopia has banned the adoption of children by foreigners amid concerns they face abuse and neglect abroad.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-426356412018-01-10
The adoption process in Ethiopia has also faced serious questions with rights groups saying that it was prone to abuse by human traffickers who saw it as lucrative market NegativeEthiopia has banned the adoption of children by foreigners amid concerns they face abuse and neglect abroad.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-426356412018-01-10
Two years ago Denmark stopped the adoption of children from Ethiopia NeutralEthiopia has banned the adoption of children by foreigners amid concerns they face abuse and neglect abroad.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-426356412018-01-10
More than 15000 Ethiopian children have been adopted in the US since 1999 NegativeEthiopia has banned the adoption of children by foreigners amid concerns they face abuse and neglect abroad.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-426356412018-01-10
Debate over foreign adoptions in Ethiopia has been rife since the 2013 so the ban come as a major surprise NegativeEthiopia has banned the adoption of children by foreigners amid concerns they face abuse and neglect abroad.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-426356412018-01-10
Ethiopia is one of the fastest growing economies in the world but millions of people live in poverty PositiveEthiopia has banned the adoption of children by foreigners amid concerns they face abuse and neglect abroad.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-426356412018-01-10
Ethiopia has been hit by a wave of political unrest in recent years PositiveEthiopia's government has denied that all political prisoners will be freed saying that only some imprisoned politicians will be pardoned.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-425701742018-01-04
Ethiopia has always denied that there were any political prisoners in the country as alleged by human rights and opposition groups NegativeEthiopia's government has denied that all political prisoners will be freed saying that only some imprisoned politicians will be pardoned.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-425701742018-01-04
Ethiopia a staunch ally of the West is accused by rights groups of using mass arrests to stifle opposition NegativeIn a surprise move Ethiopia's prime minister has announced the release of political prisoners and the closure of a notorious detention centre allegedly used as a torture chamber.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-425526432018-01-03
But this decision comes hot on the heels of a meeting between the parties which make up the ruling Ethiopian Revolutionary Democratic Front coalition NeutralIn a surprise move Ethiopia's prime minister has announced the release of political prisoners and the closure of a notorious detention centre allegedly used as a torture chamber.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-425526432018-01-03
He said 29 ethnic Oromos were killed between 14 and 17 December and 32 ethnic Somali Ethiopians were killed in revenge attacks NegativeAt least 61 people have been killed in clashes between different ethnic groups in Ethiopia's Oromia region since Thursday officials said.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-423941082017-12-18
The dual EthiopianDutch national and former aide to thenruler Mengistu Haile Mariam denied all the charges against him NegativeA Dutch court has sentenced an aide to Ethiopia's former communist ruler to life imprisonment for war crimes.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-423708952017-12-15
Ethiopia has already sentenced him to death in absentia NegativeA Dutch court has sentenced an aide to Ethiopia's former communist ruler to life imprisonment for war crimes.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-423708952017-12-15
In 2007 Mengistu was found guilty in absentia at an Ethiopian court of genocide NegativeA Dutch court has sentenced an aide to Ethiopia's former communist ruler to life imprisonment for war crimes.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-423708952017-12-15
A German tourist has been shot dead and a guide injured during a visit to a volcano in northeastern Ethiopia NegativeA German tourist has been shot dead and a guide injured during a visit to a volcano in northeastern Ethiopia.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-422371722017-12-05
It is not known who carried out the attack but the Ethiopian government has launched an investigation the Emmanuel Igunza reports NegativeA German tourist has been shot dead and a guide injured during a visit to a volcano in northeastern Ethiopia.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-422371722017-12-05
The Afar region which straddles the border between Eritrea and Ethiopia is known as an operating ground for several separatist groups NeutralA German tourist has been shot dead and a guide injured during a visit to a volcano in northeastern Ethiopia.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-422371722017-12-05
The group seeks the creation of an independent Afar homeland which would include areas of Ethiopia Eritrea and Djibouti NegativeA German tourist has been shot dead and a guide injured during a visit to a volcano in northeastern Ethiopia.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-422371722017-12-05
Harun Ahmed is one of thousands of young Ethiopians who have attempted the journey across the Sahara to Libya and from there to Europe NeutralHarun Ahmed is one of thousands of young Ethiopians who have attempted the journey across the Sahara to Libya and from there to Europe.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-421069102017-11-29
Bale has some of the highest rates of emigration in Ethiopia and in 2013 he joined the exodus pushed by a lack of jobs at home NegativeHarun Ahmed is one of thousands of young Ethiopians who have attempted the journey across the Sahara to Libya and from there to Europe.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-421069102017-11-29
Harun was unable to get the money to pay his new captors and he remained trapped in the camp with another 31 Ethiopians for 80 days NegativeHarun Ahmed is one of thousands of young Ethiopians who have attempted the journey across the Sahara to Libya and from there to Europe.http://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-421069102017-11-29
Unlike Ethiopia Sudan or Angola that are strategic partners or big markets like Nigeria Kenya and South Africa Zimbabwe is far from being new priority NegativeA trip to Beijing by Zimbabwe's military chief was a normal military exchange China's foreign ministry said after the army seized power in Hararehttp://www.bbc.com//news/world-africa-420126292017-11-20
A couple of years ago I was in Ethiopia reporting on the threat of famine in the same place where BBC correspondent Michael Buerk covered the biblical famine in 1985 NegativeHow do you explain a famine in a country where there's food?http://www.bbc.com//news/world-middle-east-420236252017-11-19
Many other nations including Turkey the Philippines Syria and Ethiopia now employed them extensively she said Neutral0.3Elections in 18 separate nations were influenced by online disinformation campaigns last year 2017-11-14
More than 11 million people are experiencing severe food insecurity in Ethiopia Kenya and Somalia NegativeThe year 2017 is very likely to be in the top three warmest years on record according to provisional figures from the World Meteorological Organization.http://www.bbc.com//news/science-environment-418592882017-11-06










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Ethiopian Airlines being Beijing Hong Kong Shanghai Chengdu Ethiopian Airlines currently has five destinations in China being Beijing Hong Kong Shanghai Chengdu and Guangzhou.NeutralSpeaking to Xinhua Tewolde Gebremariam CEO of ET said the latest destination makes business sense with China being an important market for the airlines.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/20/c_136840511.htm2017-12-20
Ethiopian Airlinesbecame first African carrier Ethiopian Airlines became the first African carrier and the fourth in the world to fly to China back in 1973.NeutralSpeaking to Xinhua Tewolde Gebremariam CEO of ET said the latest destination makes business sense with China being an important market for the airlines.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/20/c_136840511.htm2017-12-20
Liis leading CPC delegation to annual conference Li is leading the CPC delegation to the annual conference which opened in Khartoum ON Saturday with participation of representatives of China Vietnam Tunisia Morocco and Ethiopia.NeutralWe have reviewed the means for developing the joint cooperation relations between the two parties Ismail told reporters following the talks.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/17/c_136831064.htm2017-12-17
monthEthiopian government last month had Comprehensive Refugee Response Framework The Ethiopian government last month had launched a Comprehensive Refugee Response Framework which aims to transform the socioeconomic condition of refugees presently relocated in the country.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/15/c_136829042.htm2017-12-15
14 The Ethiopian government on Thursday said some 156 terrorists have to Ethiopian security officials in past four months 14 The Ethiopian government on Thursday said some 156 terrorists have surrendered to Ethiopian security officials in the past four monthsNeutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/15/c_136826840.htm2017-12-15
ADDIS ABABA Dec. 14 The Ethiopian on Thursday said 156 terrorists have surrendered to Ethiopian security officials in past months. ADDIS ABABA Dec. 14 The Ethiopian government on Thursday said some 156 terrorists have surrendered to Ethiopian security officials in the past four months.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/15/c_136826840.htm2017-12-15
Teku Meteko deputy administrator and security head of western Tigray zone said the 156 individuals were based in Ethiopia's neighboring nation Eritrea.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/15/c_136826840.htm2017-12-15
According to Meteko more than 160 members of various terror groups had returned to Ethiopia in the last Ethiopian fiscal year the report added.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/15/c_136826840.htm2017-12-15
Since then the common border between Eritrea and Ethiopia has had an uneasy calm punctuated with periodic armed standoffs.Neutralhttp://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/15/c_136826840.htm2017-12-15
Aschalew Tadesse Investment Promotion Team Leader of Ethiopian Investment Commission said China has strategic position as African countries embark on industrial revival. Aschalew Tadesse Investment Promotion Team Leader of Ethiopian Investment Commission said China has occupied a strategic position as African countries embark on industrial revival.NeutralAschalew Tadesse Investment Promotion Team Leader of Ethiopian Investment Commission said China has occupied a strategic position as African countries embark on industrial revival.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/15/c_136826801.htm2017-12-15
Managing DirectorManaging Director visited some of development projects in Ethiopia including eastern Industry Zone at outskirts of Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa. The Managing Director also visited some of the development projects in Ethiopia including the eastern Industry Zone at the outskirts of Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa.NeutralThe Managing Director also visited some of the development projects in Ethiopia including the eastern Industry Zone at the outskirts of Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/15/c_136829062.htm2017-12-15
She also noted that the nexus between the east African country's economic development and the export sector as one area of interest behind her trip to Ethiopia.NeutralThe Managing Director also visited some of the development projects in Ethiopia including the eastern Industry Zone at the outskirts of Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/15/c_136829062.htm2017-12-15
She also expressed her hopes that the integrated training employment and value added in the manufacturing sectors would further propel Ethiopia's export sector to be sustainable.NeutralThe Managing Director also visited some of the development projects in Ethiopia including the eastern Industry Zone at the outskirts of Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/15/c_136829062.htm2017-12-15
visitLagarde's Ethiopia visit is part of trip to three African countries Lagarde's Ethiopia visit is part of her trip to three African countries that are Benin Ethiopia and Djibouti from December 10 to 19.NeutralThe Managing Director also visited some of the development projects in Ethiopia including the eastern Industry Zone at the outskirts of Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/15/c_136829062.htm2017-12-15
According to Lagarde Ethiopian government support ongoing development endeavor. According to Lagarde the Ethiopian government is clearly trying to provide infrastructure to support the ongoing development endeavor.NeutralThe Managing Director also visited some of the development projects in Ethiopia including the eastern Industry Zone at the outskirts of Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/15/c_136829062.htm2017-12-15
directormanaging director stressed International Monetary Fund's full support for Ethiopia's development agenda. The managing director further stressed the International Monetary Fund's full support for Ethiopia's development agenda.NeutralThe Managing Director also visited some of the development projects in Ethiopia including the eastern Industry Zone at the outskirts of Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/15/c_136829062.htm2017-12-15
In her discussion with Teshome Lagarde also noted that the performance of the Ethiopian economy is doing very well in terms of growth.NeutralThe Managing Director also visited some of the development projects in Ethiopia including the eastern Industry Zone at the outskirts of Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/15/c_136829062.htm2017-12-15
Tansaid in interview with Xinhua on Wednesday Tan said in an interview with Xinhua on Wednesday that the SinoEthiopian partnership is a comprehensive one and could be seen as a role model for the SouthSouth cooperation.NeutralTan said in an interview with Xinhua on Wednesday that the SinoEthiopian partnership is a comprehensive one and could be seen as a role model for the SouthSouth cooperation.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/14/c_136826635.htm2017-12-14
The relationship between Ethiopia and China is based on comprehensive strategic and cooperative partnership in all areas and at all levels he said.NeutralTan said in an interview with Xinhua on Wednesday that the SinoEthiopian partnership is a comprehensive one and could be seen as a role model for the SouthSouth cooperation.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/14/c_136826635.htm2017-12-14
bond between two peoples is very very important The bond between the two peoples is very important and it should be the foundation for the relationship between China and Ethiopia Tan said.NeutralTan said in an interview with Xinhua on Wednesday that the SinoEthiopian partnership is a comprehensive one and could be seen as a role model for the SouthSouth cooperation.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/14/c_136826635.htm2017-12-14
In past two decades Chinese companies have close to 4 billion U.S. dollars in Ethiopia In the past two decades Chinese companies have invested close to 4 billion U.S. dollars in EthiopiaNeutralTan said in an interview with Xinhua on Wednesday that the SinoEthiopian partnership is a comprehensive one and could be seen as a role model for the SouthSouth cooperation.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/14/c_136826635.htm2017-12-14
In the past two decades Chinese companies have invested close to 4 billion U.S. dollars in Ethiopia. The bilateral trade volume also reached 6.37 billion dollars in 2015.NeutralTan said in an interview with Xinhua on Wednesday that the SinoEthiopian partnership is a comprehensive one and could be seen as a role model for the SouthSouth cooperation.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/14/c_136826635.htm2017-12-14
Ethiopian Foreign Affairs Minister Workneh Gebeyehu in recent meeting with Tan called for strengthening socioeconomic partnership between two countries. Ethiopian Foreign Affairs Minister Workneh Gebeyehu in his recent meeting with Tan also called for strengthening the socioeconomic partnership between the two countries.NeutralTan said in an interview with Xinhua on Wednesday that the SinoEthiopian partnership is a comprehensive one and could be seen as a role model for the SouthSouth cooperation.http://news.xinhuanet.com/english/2017-12/14/c_136826635.htm2017-12-14
Ahmed Shide Ethiopia's Minister of Transport told Xinhua Ahmed Shide Ethiopia's Minister of Transport previously told Xinhua that Chinese engagement has benefited the East African country both in business and peopletopeople relations.NeutralTan s