Adwa Victory day ‑ Ethiopia

Event Name Adwa Victory day - Ethiopia
Start Date 2nd Mar 2017 12:00am
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Description

The Battle of Adwa (also known as Adowa, or sometimes by the Italian name Adua) was fought on 1 March 1896 between the Ethiopian Empire and the Kingdom of Italy near the town of Adwa, Ethiopia, in Tigray. It was the climactic battle of the First Italo-Ethiopian War, securing Ethiopian sovereignty.

Source: Wikipedia