Ethiopia plans to release interim jet crash report as probe continues

ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia plans to release an interim report into a deadly Boeing 737 MAX crash, which killed 157 passengers and crew, ahead of the first anniversary of the accident …

WHO Warns It is Running Out of Money to Tackle Ebola Epidemic in DRC

GENEVA - The World Health Organization is urgently appealing for $40 million to salvage its operation to bring the Ebola epidemic to an end in eastern Democratic Republic of Congo. …

Mali Seeks to Negotiate with Jihadists in Efforts to End Violence

WASHINGTON - With violence wreaking havoc across the country, authorities in Mali are now looking for new avenues to reach a settlement with Islamist insurgents operating in the northern part …

Spike in Iran Coronavirus Cases Raises Alarm

GENEVA - The head of the World Health Organization says he fears the increase in the number of cases of coronavirus in Iran could be a signal of worse things …

Group of Ethiopian Refugees Voluntarily Return Home From Kenya Camp

GENEVA - A first group of 76 Ethiopian refugees have voluntarily returned home from Kenya's sprawling Kakuma camp this week. The U.N. refugee agency, which has organized this voluntary repatriation …

IGAD WELCOMES PROGRESS OF THE SOUTH SUDAN PEACE PROCESS

(JUBA, South Sudan): The Intergovernmental Authority on Development (IGAD) welcomes the decision of the Parties to the Revitalized Agreement on the Resolution of the Conflict in the Republic of South …

Ethiopian refugees in Kenya make an emotional return home

Ever since Ardo Hassan Kowdan fled Ethiopia to Kenya 11 years ago, she had dreamed of the day she could go home. As she boarded a plane in Kakuma, in …

IOM Responds to Measles Outbreak in Ethiopia

East Wollega � Ethiopia's Public Health Emergency Management department has recorded more than 700 cases of measles since an outbreak was declared on 24 January 2020.

However, the actual caseload …