South Sudan fighting uproots 70,000 in three weeks

The UN refugee agency said Tuesday that more than 70,000 South Sudanese have fled to safety in three weeks after a truce was signed in Addis Ababa May 9.

Four killed in Ethiopian military plane crash in Mogadishu

An Ethiopian military cargo plane crash landed and burst into flames at Mogadishu airport, killing four crew members, officials with Somali security and AU forces said.

Ethiopian troops cross into Somalia: witnesses

Ethiopia pulled out three years later after failing to restore order in its lawless neighbour, which has lacked a functioning govt for two decades.

Ethiopian voters` freedom of choice was constrained: US

With preliminary results in Ethiopian general elections indicating that the ruling party bagged an overwhelming majority, the US has said freedom of choice of voters were "constrained" throughout the poll process.

Black box of Ethiopian jet located: Lebanon

Search crews have located the black box under parts of the tail of the Ethiopian Airlines jet that crashed into the Mediterranean Sea last month, Lebanon`s transportation minister said Saturday.