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Ethiopia

Country in East Africa

Ethiopia, officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, is a country in the northeastern part of Africa, known as the Horn of Africa. It shares borders with Eritrea to the north, Djibouti to the northeast, the de facto state of Somaliland and Somalia to the east, Kenya to the south, South Sudan to the west and Sudan to the northwest. With over 102 million inhabitants, Ethiopia is the most populous landlocked country in the world and the second-most populous nation on the African continent with a total area of 1,100,000 square kilometres (420,000 sq mi). Its capital and largest city is Addis Ababa, which lies a few miles west of the East African Rift that splits the country into the Nubian and Somali tectonic plates.

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At the heart of the dispute is which country has control over Africa's longest river.
Credit: BBC News - Published 5 days ago

Alex, who lost all four of his limbs six years ago, climbed Ras Dashen using a specially-adapted buggy.
Credit: BBC News - Published 6 days ago

The foreign ministers of Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan agreed on Wednesday to work toward a comprehensive and sustainable agreement on the filling and operation of a..
Credit: Reuters - Published 6 days ago

U.S. President Donald Trump said on Wednesday he held talks with officials from Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan over a new dam being built on the Nile River.
Credit: Reuters - Published 6 days ago

Ethiopia is building a giant dam on the Blue Nile, close to its border with Sudan.
Credit: Reuters - Published 6 days ago

U.S. President Donald Trump spoke with Egyptian President Abdel Fattah al-Sisi on Monday and voiced support for negotiations between Egypt, Ethiopia and Sudan..
Credit: Reuters - Published 1 week ago

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..
Credit: Reuters - Published 1 week ago

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