Archive for May 9th, 2018

Coffee Faces Double Threat to its Existence in Eastern Ethiopia

| May 9, 2018

For generations, farmers planted the lush earth of Awedai and nearby areas in eastern Ethiopia with coffee trees, earning a livelihood from a crop that is now the country's main export.

But the centuries-long practice is now being abandoned in …

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Coffee Faces Double Threat to its Existence in Eastern Ethiopia

| May 9, 2018

For generations, farmers planted the lush earth of Awedai and nearby areas in eastern Ethiopia with coffee trees, earning a livelihood from a crop that is now the country's main export.

But the centuries-long practice is now being abandoned in …

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Woman Stoned to Death in Somalia After Al-Shabab Conviction

| May 9, 2018

The Somalia-based extremist group al-Shabab says it has stoned to death a woman accused of marrying 11 men.

The al-Qaida-linked group's radio arm, Andalus, reports that the stoning was carried out Wednesday after an ad hoc al-Shabab court convicted the …

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