Archives for: "December 2007, 14"

Ethiopia - 4 Members of International Khat Trafficking Ring Found Guilty

December 14th, 2007
Four Members of International Khat Trafficking Ring Found Guilty In Manhattan Federal Court DEC 14 -- (New York) JOHN P. GILBRIDE, Special Agent in Charge of the New York Field Division Drug Enforcement Administration and MICHAEL J. GARCIA, the United… more »

Ethiopia - Civilians are forced to fight Ethiopian rebels

December 14th, 2007
Fighters of the Ogaden National Liberation Front tend to belong to the Ogaden clan. (Vanessa Vick for The New York Times) Ethiopia - Civilians are forced to fight Ethiopian rebels By Jeffrey Gettleman The New York Times/IHT Friday, December 14, 2007… more »

Ethiopia sees highest Eritrean refugee influx

December 14th, 2007
Ethiopia sees highest Eritrean refugee influx ADDIS ABABA, Dec 14 (Reuters) - The number of Eritrean refugees entering Ethiopia reached a record high of more than 600 in November, Ethiopia's government said on Friday. Haile Selassie Gebre Mariam of the… more »

Ethiopia says 75 Somali rebels killed in Mogadishu

December 14th, 2007
Ethiopia says 75 Somali rebels killed in Mogadishu ADDIS ABABA (AFP) — Joint Ethiopian and Somali forces have killed 75 insurgents in the outskirts of the Somali capital Mogadishu, the Ethiopian information ministry said on Friday. A unit of the joint… more »

Ethiopia denies Somalia bombing

December 14th, 2007
A civilian is carried by his relatives to Madina hospital after a mortar shell exploded killing several people in Bakara market Mogadishu, Somalia Thursday, Dec. 13, 2007. Mortars slammed into the biggest market in Mogadishu on Thursday, killing at… more »