Ethiopia Withdraws Troops From Somalia
A major contributor of soldiers to the African Union mission in the country, Ethiopia blames a lack of international support for the move.
East African, 5 November 2016
Somali militants Al Shabaab are becoming increasingly emboldened following the systematic withdrawal of Ethiopian troops, a development that is threatening to reverse the recent… Read more »
Dalsan Radio, 27 October 2016
Ethiopia has withdrawn troops from Somalia, where they had been battling Islamist militants. It blames a lack of international support for the move, following the EU's recent cut… Read more »
AMISOM Troops Up at Dawn on Mogadishu's Frontline (file photo).
VOA, 28 October 2016
Ethiopian troops who have been fighting Al-Shabab militants in Somalia have vacated a series of military bases, sparking fears of a militant resurgence and a possible setback for… Read more »
African Arguments, 27 October 2016
Why is Ethiopia bringing back some of the best-trained and best-equipped soldiers fighting al-Shabaab? Read more »