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Ethiopia Marks The 119th Anniversary Of The Battle Of Adwa

AFRICANGLOBE - On March 1, 1896, Ethiopians defeated the Italian aggression, keeping it the only nation in Africa that has never been colonized. Ethiopia under Emperor Menelik II decimated the invading Italian army in the Battle of Adwa, which made it a symbol of independence and pride for all Black people around the World. The colors of Ethiopia's flag [Green, Yellow, Red] have been adopted by many African countries after their independence and school children across Africa are taught about the Battle of Adwa.

10 Amazing, Fun & Interesting Facts About Ethiopia

AFRICANGLOBE - Ethiopia, officially known as Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia is a country located in the Horn of Africa (northeastern Africa). It is surrounded by Eritrea, Djibouti, Somalia, Sudan, South Sudan and Kenya. It is the 2nd most populous country in Africa. Let us know some interesting facts about Ethiopia

Battle Of Adwa — When Ethiopia Crushed Italy

AFRICANGLOBE - "Enemies have now come upon us to ruin our country and to change our religion. Our enemies have begun the affair by advancing and digging into the country like moles. With the help of God, I will not deliver my country to them. Today, you who are strong give me your strength, and you who are weak, help me by prayer."

The Battle Of Adwa Changed Ethiopia And The World

AFRICANGLOBE - Ethiopia has a significant history reaching over 3,000 years into the past. The word "Ethiopia" has become a term for the idea of African solidarity and freedom, not just the name of a nation or a region. The ancient Greek historian Herodotus noted the region of Ethiopia as home to "people with burnt faces." During the Greek and Roman eras, everything south of the Mediterranean in Africa was generally referred to as Ethiopia or Abysinnia.