Archives for: "October 2007, 11"

Ethiopia - Beyonce coming to Addis

October 11th, 2007
Update: according to The official website the date is now for October 17 2007. American R&B superstar Beyonce is scheduled to come to Addis Ababa, Ethiopia on October 20, 2007. The concert will be held in Millennium Hall, the multi-million dollar… more »

Two Ethiopian soldiers killed in suicide attack near Somali PM

October 11th, 2007
BAIDOA, Somalia (AFP) — A suicide bomber rammed a vehicle Wednesday into an Ethiopian army base in Somalia, killing two soldiers, in a bid to assassinate Somalia Prime Minister Ali Mohamed Gedi, an official and witnesses said. Gedi, who was staying in a… more »

US relationship to Ethiopia increasingly looks like Pakistan or Egypt

October 11th, 2007
File photo: Time Magazine America's relationship with Ethiopia is increasingly looks like that with Pakistan or Egypt; an awkward bedfellow that the US has to support for security goals but one that pursues its own, sometimes brutal, agenda regardless… more »