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Ethiopia: Country in the Horn of Africa
Ethiopia, officially the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia, is a landlocked country in the Horn of Africa. It shares borders with Eritrea and Djibouti to the north, Somalia to the east and northeast, Kenya to the south, South Sudan to the west, and Sudan to the northwest. Ethiopia has a total area of 1,100,000 square kilometres (420,000 sq mi). It is home to 117 million inhabitants and is the 12th-most populous country in the world and the 2nd-most populous in Africa after Nigeria. The national capital and largest city, Addis Ababa, lies several kilometres west of the East African Rift that splits the country into the African and Somali tectonic plates.

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Rights groups accuse Ethiopian regional forces of ethnic cleansing in Tigray [Video]

Rights groups accuse Ethiopian regional forces of ethnic cleansing in Tigray

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Ethiopia declares truce, Tigray rebels agree 'cessation of hostilities' [Video]

Ethiopia declares truce, Tigray rebels agree 'cessation of hostilities'

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