Amhara and other Ethiopians are prime marathon runners because the high altitude prepares them well for competition in other countries.
For Ethiopians , the national sport has been the marathon ever since Abebe Bikila ran barefoot under torchlight to the Olympic gold medal in Rome 44 years ago.
Hasan and his army, called Dervishes, fought the Ethiopians and later the British from 1900 to 1920.
This Ethiopian farmer is facing famine again and, to keep his eight children alive, has been reduced to collecting wood and grass from the bush to sell at market.
The Ethiopian wolf is the most endangered species in the group of animals known as canids.
The restaurant's owners may come from Khartoum, but it's easy to forget that the country itself is a vast melting pot of cultures, with Arabs, African Dinka, Ethiopians and Egyptians.
South African, Ethiopian and Mozambican troops are deployed here as peacekeepers under the African Union banner.
Close monitoring and rapid, targeted vaccinations may be the best way to protect the Ethiopian wolf, the world's rarest canine, against extinction.
Between 1897 and 1908, Italy made agreements with the Ethiopians and the British that marked out the boundaries of Italian Somaliland.
Fish is also eaten, though it is not a popular dish among the native Ethiopians .