Italian East Africa
Italian East Africa (Italian: Africa Orientale Italiana) was an Italian colony established in 1936. It was formed through the merger of Italian Somaliland and Italian Eritrea with the for...
Italian East Africa - Wikipedia
List of colonial heads of Italian East Africa
The following is a list of viceroys of Italian East Africa, an colony of the Italian Empire from 1936 to 1941.
List of colonial heads of Italian East Africa - Wikipedia
Second Italo-Ethiopian War
The Second Italo-Ethiopian War, also referred to as the Second Italo-Abyssinian War, was a colonial war that started in October 1935 and ended in May 1936. The war was fought between the armed forces ...
Second Italo-Ethiopian War - Wikipedia
Cinema Impero
The Cinema Impero (English: Cinema Empire) is an Art Deco-style cinema in Asmara, the capital of Eritrea. It was built in 1937 by the colonial authorities in Italian Eritrea.
Cinema Impero was the...
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Gideon Force
The Gideon Force was a small British-led African special force which acted as a Corps d'Elite amongst the Sudan Defence Force and irregular Ethiopian forces fighting the Italian occupation forces in E...
Jubaland
Jubaland State of Somalia, also known as Jubaland (Somali: Jubbaland, Arabic: جوبالاند‎), the Juba Valley (Somali: Dooxada Jubba) or Azania (Somali: Aza...
Jubaland - Wikipedia
First Italo-Ethiopian War
The First Italo-Ethiopian War was fought between Italy and Ethiopia from 1895 to 1896. Ethiopia was supported primarily by Russia and France, both providing weapons, military officers, and medical sup...
First Italo-Ethiopian War - Wikipedia
Asmara-Massawa Cableway
The Asmara-Massawa Cableway was a cableway built in Italian Eritrea before World War II.
The cableway was built by the Italian engineering firm "Ceretti and Tanfani" in Eritrea. It connected the p...
Asmara-Massawa Cableway - Wikipedia
Dukes of Addis Abeba
Duke of Addis Abeba (Italian: Duca di Addis Abeba) is a hereditary title in the Italian nobility which was bestowed at the Italian conquest of Ethiopia as a victory title by King Victor Emmanuel III....
Treaty of Wuchale
Treaty of Wuchale (or, Treaty of Ucciale; in Italian, Trattato di Uccialli) was a treaty signed by King Menelik II of Shewa, later the Emperor of Ethiopia with Count Pietro Antonelli of Italy in ...
Treaty of Wuchale - Wikipedia
War in Somalia (2006-2009)
The War in Somalia was an armed conflict involving largely Ethiopian and Somali Transitional Federal Government (TFG) forces and Somali troops from Puntland versus the Somali Islamist umbrella group, ...
War in Somalia (2006-2009) - Wikipedia
Rodolfo Graziani
Rodolfo Graziani, 1st Marquis of Neghelli (August 11, 1882 – January 11, 1955), was an officer in the Italian Regio Esercito (Royal Army) who led military expeditions in Africa before and during...
Rodolfo Graziani - Wikipedia
Sarapion
Sarapion (Ancient Greek: Σαράπιον, also spelled Serapion), was an ancient Somali port city in present-day Somalia. It was situated on a site that later became Mogadishu.
Sarapion was briefly ...
Royal Corps of Colonial Troops
The Royal Corps of Colonial Troops (Italian: Regio Corpo Truppe Coloniali) was a corps of the Italian armed forces, in which all the Italian colonial troops were grouped until the end of World War...
Royal Corps of Colonial Troops - Wikipedia
Rosa Dainelli
Rosa Dainelli was an Italian doctor who was working in Ethiopia during World War II, when the British conquered (in 1941) the Italian Empire in the Horn of Africa. She actively participated in sabotag...
Eritrean Railway
The Eritrean Railway is the only railway system in Eritrea. It was constructed between 1887 and 1932 by the Kingdom of Italy for the Italian Eritrea colony and connected the port of Massawa with Bishi...
Eritrean Railway - Wikipedia
Italian Trans-Juba
Italian Trans-Juba (Italian: Oltre Giuba, Arabic: الإيطالية عبر جوبا‎) was a briefly-extant Italian colony in the territory of present-day southern Somalia.
Italian Trans-Juba was es...
Italian Trans-Juba - Wikipedia
Guglielmo Nasi
Guglielmo Ciro Nasi (21 February 1879 – 21 September 1971) was an Italian General who fought in Italian East Africa during World War II.
Nasi was born in Civitavecchia, Latium. From 1924-192...
Guglielmo Nasi - Wikipedia
East African Campaign (World War II)
The East African Campaign was a series of battles fought in Horn of Africa during World War II by Allied (predominantly British Commonwealth) forces against Axis forces, primarily from Italy, between ...
East African Campaign (World War II) - Wikipedia
Maritime history of Somalia
Maritime history of Somalia refers to the seafaring tradition of the Somali people. It includes various stages of Somali navigational technology, shipbuilding and design, as well as the history of the...
Maritime history of Somalia - Wikipedia
Abyssinia Crisis
The Abyssinia Crisis was a crisis during the interwar period originating from the Walwal incident. This incident resulted from the ongoing conflict between the Kingdom of Italy (Regno d'Italia) and t...
Mogadishu-Villabruzzi Railway
The Mogadiscio-Villabruzzi Railway (Italian: Ferrovia Mogadiscio-Villabruzzi) is an historical railway system that ran through southern Somalia. It was constructed between 1914 and 1927 by the col...
Mogadishu-Villabruzzi Railway - Wikipedia