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" Oromia region"

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World - Africa
4/10/2024 7:10:08 PM
A prominent Ethiopian opposition official from the sensitive Oromia region was found shot dead on Wednesday, a few hours after being arrested by government forces, his party said.

World - Africa
5/17/2023 3:56:38 PM
Rebels from Ethiopia's Oromia region on Wednesday accused the government of launching a large-scale military offensive against them after peace talks between the two sides ended without agreement.

World - Africa
4/25/2023 7:13:36 PM
The first phase of talks between Ethiopia's government and the Oromo Liberation Army (OLA) began in Tanzania on Tuesday, a spokesman for the rebel group told AFP.

World - Africa
3/28/2023 7:12:46 PM
Ethiopia’s prime minister said Tuesday his administration is attempting talks with an outlawed rebel group operating mainly in the restive Oromia region.

World - Region
2/15/2023 11:53:22 PM
At least 50 people died in ethnic violence in Ethiopia's Oromia region this month, the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission (EHRC) said on Wednesday.

World - Africa
9/6/2022 10:39:42 PM
Gunmen killed more than 60 people in Ethiopia's restive Oromia region at the end of August, a state-affiliated but independent human rights watchdog said Tuesday.

World - Africa
9/3/2022 2:05:50 PM
Militia members from Ethiopia's second largest ethnic group killed dozens of people and torched and looted homes in an attack on a town in the country's restless Oromia region, survivors told AFP.

World - Africa
7/4/2022 7:41:00 PM
The Tigray conflict in Ethiopia's north is overshadowing a "persistent cycle of violence" against civilians by security forces and armed groups in the Oromia region, Human Rights Watch said Monday.

World - Africa
6/26/2022 12:43:37 PM
The heavily armed men appeared around the small farming village in Ethiopia's Oromia region, frightening residents already on edge after recent clashes between government troops and rebels.

World - Africa
6/20/2022 1:38:02 PM
Witnesses in Ethiopia said Sunday that more than 200 people, mostly ethnic Amhara, have been killed in an attack in the country's Oromia region and are blaming a rebel group, which denies it.

World - Africa
9/28/2021 9:00:06 PM
The hilltop bamboo palace in southwestern Ethiopia was once a formidable power base, where the now-defunct Kingdom of Kaffa hosted extravagant festivals and stored rich reserves of gold and buffalo hides.

World - Africa
7/23/2020 6:35:15 PM

World - Africa
7/16/2020 6:58:29 PM