Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada following the closing of the 2014 Sochi Olympic Winter Games

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Statement by the Prime Minister of Canada following the closing of the 2014 Sochi Olympic Winter Games

Ottawa, Ontario 23 February 2014Prime Minister Stephen Harper today issued the following statement congratulating the Canadian Winter Olympic Team on their stellar performance at the 2014 Olympic Winter Games in Sochi, Russia: “Our Winter Olympic team went to Sochi to proudly represent their country and perform to the best of their ability......

Canadian men win Olympic hockey gold with 3-0 win over Sweden

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Canadian men win Olympic hockey gold with 3-0 win over Sweden

By The Associated Press  February 23, 2014SOCHI, Russia (AP) - Jonathan Toews scored in the first period, captain Sidney Crosby scored his first goal of the tournament and Canada defended its Olympic men's hockey title Sunday with a 3-0 victory over Sweden in the gold-medal game. Chris Kunitz also scored and.....

Ethiopian Airlines Hijacker Co-Pilot to Stand Trial

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Ethiopian Airlines Hijacker Co-Pilot to Stand Trial

Zegabi East Africa News: Swiss officials have revealed that the Ethiopian Airlines co-pilot, Hailemedhin Abera, who hijacked his own flight on Monday, will be charged for taking hostages. A Swiss court has reportedly appointed a defence counsel for Abera and ordered that he is held in custody until his trial begins. However, his.....

Canada wins gold in women’s hockey

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Canada wins gold in women's hockey

SOCHI, Russia -- Canada captured a historic fourth Olympic gold medal in women's hockey Thursday with a 3-2 overtime win over the United States in a thrilling championship final. The only other women's team to win more consecutive Olympic gold is the U.S. in women's basketball with five in a row.....

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Posted on by   | Reply ከፕሮፌሰር አለማየሁ ገብረማርያም ትርጉም በነጻነት ለሀገሬ በኢትዮጵያ ያለው ገዥው አካል የይስሙላ የፍትህ ስርዓት (ባሜርካኖች አባባል የካንጋሩ ወይም ባማርኛ  የዝንጀሮ የፍርድ ስርዓት)  መስርቷል እያልኩ ሁልጊዜ ስጮህ የቆየሁበትን ሀሳብ ሙሉ በሙሉ ማስረጃ የሚሆን ድርጊት በመፈጸሙ እያዘንኩም ቢሆን በመጠኑ ፈገግታ ሰጥቶኛል፡፡ የኢትዮጵያ “ፍርድ ” ቤቶች “በህዝባዊ ወያኔ ሐርነት ትግራይ/Tigrian Peoples Liberation Front” የፖለቲካ ባላባቶችና ጌቶች የሚዘወሩ የይስሙላ ፍርድ ቤቶች.....

Joint Statement by North American Leaders

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Joint Statement by North American Leaders

21st Century North America: Building the Most Competitive and Dynamic Region in the WorldToluca, Mexico 19 February 2014We, the Leaders of North America, met today in Toluca, Mexico, to recognize the strength of our relationship and open a new chapter in our partnership. We are determined to promote inclusive broad-based economic growth.....

Co-pilot hijacks Ethiopian plane

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Co-pilot hijacks Ethiopian plane

GENEVA — An Ethiopian Airlines plane destined for Rome was forced to land early Monday in Geneva, where the hijacker was arrested, authorities said. Police later said the hijacker was a co-pilot who surrendered and asked for political asylum. They said the co-pilot locked the cockpit door and grabbed control of.....

US House Urges Ethiopia To Make Ogaden Accessible

Posted on by   | Reply Saturday, 08 February 2014 Somalilandsun – The US House of Representatives has asked Ethiopia to Permit Human Rights and Humanitarian Organizations Access to its Somali region of Ogaden. The House informed (d) ETHIOPIA. “That Funds appropriated by this Act that are available for assistance for Ethiopian military and police forces shall not be made.....

Egypt and Ethiopia spar over the Nile – By Hassen Hussein

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Egypt and Ethiopia spar over the Nile – By Hassen Hussein

The Blue Nile in Guba, Ethiopia.  William Lloyd-George/AFP/Getty Images On Jan. 8, Ethiopia turned down Egypt’s demand that it suspend construction of its mega-dam on the Nile, further escalating tensions between the two states. Fearing that Ethiopia’s $4.2 billion project would reduce the river’s flow, Egypt calls for a halt in construction until the.....