Entries by Embassy Content Editor

Statement regarding the latest ‘report by Amnesty International on the alleged rape and other sexual violence in the Tigray Regional State of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia (August 12, 2021)

The Government of Ethiopia condemns sexual violence in all circumstances and including in situations of conflict and has a zero-tolerance policy. The Government of Ethiopia has previously issued statements acknowledging that there have been some instances in which during the course of the conflict in the Tigray Regional State, some members of the armed forces […]

በአሜሪካ ዋሽንግተን ዲ.ሲ. የኢትዮጵያ ኤምባሲ መደበኛ አገልግሎት በመስጠት ላይ ነው (August 11, 2021)

አንዳንድ አካላት በአሜሪካ ዋሽንግተን ዲ.ሲ. የኢትዮጵያ ኤምባሲ አገልግሎት አቁሟል የሚል የተሳሳተ መረጃ እያሰራጩ እንደሆነ ሰምተናል! ነገር ግን ኤምባሲያችን መደበኛ አገልግሎት በመስጠት ላይ መሆኑን በትህትና እንገልጻለን! Some sources are spreading false information that the Ethiopian Embassy in Washington D.C. has stopped providing services. However, we humbly inform all that our embassy is providing its regular services!

Terrorist TPLF has killed 240 civilians in Afar region: Al-Jazeera (August 9, 2021)

Al-Jazeera reported that the TPLF terrorist group killed 240 civilians, including 107 children, in an attack in the Afar region. Though the Ethiopian government declared a unilateral cease-fire, the TPLF continued to carry out attacks in neighbouring states, the report said. The report remembered Samantha Power’s concern about the terrorist acts of the TPLF and […]

ዳላስ ቴክሳስ አዲስ ታሪክ ተሰራ! (August 9, 2021)

በትናንትናው ዕለት ከምሽቱ 10:00 ሰዓት እስከ እኩለ ሌሊት በዘለቀው የኢትዮጵያውያን የዳላስ አብሮነት ምሽት ድንቅ የአጋርነት መልዕክቶችን በማስተላለፍ በኢትዮጵያ ድጋፍ ለሚሹ ወገኖች በአንድ መድረክ ከ$140,000 የአሜሪካን ዶላር በላይ በማሰባሰብ አዲስ ክብረ ወሰን ተመዝግቧል! ይህ ድጋፍ እንዲገኝ ላስተባበሩ ለኮሚቴው ሰብሳቢና አመራሮች፣ ለኃይማኖት አባቶች፣ ለመድረክ መሪዎች እንዲሁም በጨረታ ጭምር በተደጋጋሚ ለለገሳችሁ ሁሉ የከበረ ምስጋናችን ይድረሳችሁ! በቀጣይ የዳላሶችን ፈለግ […]

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister Demeke Mekonnen says Ethiopians should unite in disabling TPLF’s destructive acts (August 8, 2021)

Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister, H.E. Demeke Mekonnen, said Ethiopians should unite to defend their country and halt TPLF’s lootings and killings of civilians in the Amhara and Afar regions. He said this today (August 08) while heading a visiting delegation to Debre Zebit, Meqet Woreda that comprises high-level federal and regional government officials, […]

A Response to the Statement by the UN Human Rights Council Special Rapporteur Regarding the Situation of Eritrean Refugees in Ethiopia (August 7, 2021)

We would like to express our regret that the statement issued by the UN Commission on Human Rights (dated 6 August 2021), based on the hunches of its rapporteur, Dr. Mohamed Abdelsalam Babiker (Sudan) on the situation of Eritrean refugees in Tigray, undermines Ethiopia’s centuries-old protection of refugees and does not take into account the […]

Statement on preoccupying issues in Ethiopia and the way forward (August 6, 2021)

The situation in Tigray and the unilateral humanitarian ceasefire declared by the Government of Ethiopia, including the need to enhancing All-inclusive National Dialogue, have been the major preoccupying issues lately. The Government of Ethiopia has been committed to the Unilateral Humanitarian Ceasefire that it has declared on 28 June 2021 in a bid to give […]