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Opinion & Analysis

Human Rights

The Bulen Masssacre

By A. Alemayehu January 02. 2021 While supporters of Ethiopia’s ousted Tigrayan leaders are using their impressive loot…

History

A century later Ethiopians recall reformist ruler

Seleshi Tessema 20.10.2020 Ruler Lij Ilyasu’s plans to ensure justice, inclusivity angered nobility, church and colonial powers At a time, when Ethiopian Prime Minister Abiy Ahmed, a Nobel laureate is trying to…

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Art

Health

Vaccine Nationalism Will Prolong the Pandemic

A Global Problem Calls for Collective Action By Thomas J. Bollyky and Chad P. Bown December 29, 2020 The first human clinical trial for a COVID-19 vaccine in Soweto, South Africa, June 2020 Siphiwe…

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COVID-19 live updates: Total number of cases passes 65.2 million

The coronavirus outbreak began in Wuhan, China, in December 2019. Known as SARS-CoV-2, the virus has resulted in more than 65.2 million infections and more than 1.5 million deaths. SARS-CoV-2 infection causes a respiratory illness called COVID-19.…

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Entertainment

Sport

Farah, Hassan break one-hour run world records

ITN BRUSSELS: Multiple world and Olympic champion Mo Farah of Britain and Sifan Hassan of the Netherlands respectively broke the men’s and women’s one-hour run world record at the Diamond League exhibition…

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Sport in Ethiopia

Ethiopians participate in a lot of sports, but they are most well-known for their runners. Ethiopia has been referred to as the “running mecca” mainly due to the fact that they have…

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