World War I (1914-1918)

 World War I was a mass global conflict involving the major empires of the world in the early 20th century. What began with the Age of Exploration resulted in the rise of an internationally dominant Europe. The British, French, Spanish, Portuguese, Dutch, Italians, and Germans began expanding overseas. From the 1400s on wards, Europe would […]

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President Obama Visits Prime Minister Desalegn Hailemariam of Ethiopia (2015)

President Obama was the first US leader to visit Ethiopia. The US had developed close relations with the country during the Kennedy administration. When the Derg deposed the Halie Selassie monarchy a Marxist government was established in 1974. Relations with the US deteriorated during that period. The Marxist rule came to an end in 1991  […]

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