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2006-03-07 09:34:44

By Tsegaye Tadesse ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Three explosions rocked the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa at midday on Tuesday, injuring four people, police said. One blast hit the Lalibela restaurant in the southern part of the city, extensively damaging the structure.

2006-02-24 08:12:00

By C. Bryson Hull ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - In Addis Ababa, the cool highland nights are no longer the only chill in the air.

2005-12-28 22:19:45

LONDON (Reuters) - Western donors plan to withhold $375 million in aid from Ethiopia over the government's recent crackdown on opposition supporters, The Financial Times reported on Thursday.

2005-12-28 19:57:42

LONDON (Reuters) - Western donors plan to withhold $375 million in aid from Ethiopia over the government's recent crackdown on opposition supporters, The Financial Times reported on Thursday.

2005-11-19 21:11:06

By David Mageria ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Abdilazik Hussein's tiny shop in the Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa is full to the brim with white robes, headscarves and copies of the Koran.

2005-11-13 06:42:08

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Ethiopia has released another 1,721 people detained in a massive round-up during clashes between police and protesters earlier this month which left at least 42 people dead, state television has said.

2005-11-05 09:32:40

By Tsegaye Tadesse and David Mageria ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Two people were reported killed in northern Ethiopia on Saturday after a fifth day of political unrest that has shaken confidence in the vast African nation's stability.

2005-11-05 05:01:09

By Tsegaye Tadesse and David Mageria ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Ethiopia's capital was quiet but tense on Saturday after four days of political unrest that has shaken confidence in the vast African nation's stability.

2005-11-03 12:40:58

By Tsegaye Tadesse ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Three people were shot dead in the Ethiopian capital on Thursday, doctors said, in a third straight day of political unrest that has killed at least 42 and stirred fears for the giant African country's stability.

2005-11-01 09:57:38

By Tsegaye Tadesse ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) - Six people were killed and at least 36 wounded in clashes between riot police and opposition supporters in the Ethiopian capital on Tuesday, a sign of persistent political tension in Africa's top coffee grower.


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swell-mobsman
  • A member of the swell-mob; a genteelly clad pickpocket. Sometimes mobsman.
Use of the word 'swell-mobsman' dates at least to the early 1800s.