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Haile Selassie-icon.png Halie Selassie.

Ethiopian Empireball, or Abyssiniaball, was a kingdom in East Africa. He was one of the two only balls in Africa not colonized by Europeans (the other was Liberia-icon.png Liberiaball). He fought two wars with Italian-Empire-icon.png Fascist Italyball, in which the first one he successfully defeated the Italians and kept its independence during the Scramble for Africa, and the second one he was defeated by the Italians shortly before World War II, but it was considered an occupation, not colonization. He would be liberated during World War II.

History

Dergball Abyssiniaball was born as an 8-icon.png  8ball. Semetic Speaking (in current day Amhara-icon.png Amharaball and Tigray-icon.png Tigrayball2-icon.png 2ball's settle around his clay after King Solomon and then was adopted by Kingdom of Aksumball and D'mtball.

Abyssinia was a well-respected countryball within the Non-European Western countries during its life. He made many friends such as Russian-Empire-icon.png Russian Empireball Kingdom of Greece-icon.png Kingdom of Greeceball and Republic of China-icon (1912-1928).png Republic of Chinaball. Abyssinia had many colonization attempts in which all of them had failed. In the meantime of victories Abyssina such as the war against Adal-icon.png Adal Sultanateball with the help of Kingdom of Portugal-icon.png Kingdom of Portugalball.

 Sultanate of Egypt-icon.png 1st Colonization attempt: Kebab Sultanate of Egypt-icon.png 

The first Colonization attempt was by the Ottoman-icon.png Ottoman Empireball and Sultanate of Egypt-icon.png Sultanate of Egyptball in which with the help of Adal-icon.png Adal Sultanateball to try to convert Abyssinia into an Islamic country instead of being an Coptic-icon.png evil orthodox! Both Egypt and Turkey had failed and had to repair for war damages. Eventually, over time, Abyssinia eventually traded but never friends with Ottoman-icon.png Ottoman Empireball because they trade a lot but Egypt, unfortunately, becomes a British Colony. During World War 1, because of the Armenian Coptic genocide, Abyssinia lost trust in Ottoman-icon.png Ottoman Empireball again, therefore helping the allies kill Dervish State-icon.png Dervish Stateball and provided homes shelter, and food for the escaped victims.

UK-icon.png 2nd Colonization attempt: The first afro-brit Victory UK-icon.png

The second time Abyssinia tried to get colonized by a European force was with Britain. Britain's goal was to achieve the Jewish religious sights of the past Hebrew Empire. UK-icon.png UKball saw the inner weakness due to the first war from the Kebabs. The damages had led to think that UK-icon.png UKball can take advantage and take the territory while the military was weak. Unfortunately for him, UKball was wrong in which the war only lasted for around 90 minutes until  UKball to find another Semetic Territory called Magdala (now current day Israel-icon.png Israelcube) because Abyssinia-icon.png Abyssinia is too strong!

Italian-Empire-icon.png 3rd attempt: A new hope...The Fascits strikes back...and the return of African monarchy Italian-Empire-icon.png

The First Italo-Ethiopian War originated from a disputed treaty, which Italian-Empire-icon.png Kingdom of Italyball claimed they turned Abyssinia-icon.png Ethiopian Empireball into an Italian protectorate. Full-scale war broke out in 1895, with Italian troops invading Abyssinia-icon.png Ethiopian Empireball through Italian Eritrea-icon.png Italian Eritreaball, having initial success until Ethiopian troops counterattacked Italian positions and besieged the Italian fort of Meqele, forcing its surrender. Italian defeat came about after the Battle of Adwa, where the Ethiopian army dealt the heavily outnumbered Italians a decisive blow and forced their retreat back into Eritrea. This was not the first African victory over Western colonizers, but it was the first time such an indigenous African army put a definitive stop to a colonizing nation's efforts. Italian-Empire-icon.png Italyball was humiliated by this. This lead towards a nonaggression pact that was eventually broken when Mussolini came to power around World War 2!

In WW2, Fascist Italy-icon.png Fascist Italyball successfully defeated Abyssinia-icon.png Ethiopian Empireball and it was subjected to military occupation. Abyssinia-icon.png Ethiopian Empireball became a part of the Italian colony of Italian East Africa-icon.png Italian East Africaball. Fighting continued until the Italian defeat in East Africa in 1941, during the East African Campaign of WW2.

Haile Selassie, the former emperor, along with the British incited Ethiopian and other local forces to join a campaign to dislodge the Italians from Ethiopia-icon.png Ethiopiaball. Selassie went to Sudan-icon.png Khartoum to establish a closer liaison with the British and resistance forces within Ethiopia-icon.png Ethiopia. On 18 January 1941, Selassie crossed the border into Ethiopia near the village of Um Iddla. On 5 May, Selassie and an army of Ethiopian Free Forces entered Addis Ababa-icon.png Addis Abababall. After the Italian defeat, the Italian guerrilla war in Ethiopia was carried out by remnants of Italian troops and their allies, which lasted until the Armistice between Italy and Allied armed forces in September 1943.

The treaty signed in Paris by Italian Social Republic-icon.png Italian Republicball and the Allied powers of World War II on 10 February 1947, included formal Italian recognition of Ethiopian independence and an agreement to pay $25,000,000 in reparations. Since the League of Nations-icon.png League of Nationsball and most of its members had never officially recognized Italian sovereignty over Ethiopia, Haile Selassie had been recognized as the restored emperor of Ethiopia following his formal entry into Addis Ababa in May 1941.

Abyssinia-icon.png Ethiopian Empireball continued to exist until 1974 when it was anschlussed by Derg-icon.png Dergball.

Relationships

Friends

  • Portugal-icon.png Portugalball - Trading partner and was against Italian-Empire-icon.png Barbarians so I thank him for that. He also removes Adal-icon.png that somali Sheik
  • UK-icon.png UKball - Fought with me in the war to kick out Italian-Empire-icon.pngThose crazy Nazi´s from invading my land and get back to regular monarchy.
  • France-icon.png Franceball - Also in my side. She was also getting invaded by Nasty pasta and received her land back just like me. She is also a trading partner.
  • Russian-Empire-icon.png Russian Empireball - Thanks for supporting me against  THAT ONE DISGRACEFUL EUROPEAN during the First Italo-Ethiopian War. You are true and beautiful Russia. Glory to the Russian Empire. Remove Commies from the premisis.
  • USA-icon.png USAball - Also against Italy and Germany. Not sure though what he did to Japanese-Empire.gif Empire of Japanball is ok though...that's one big boom boom! Though that bitch  Emperor deserved it not his poor people.
  • South Yemen-icon.png South Yemenball - Buddies, I hope you get your independence soon. But why commie?
  • Armenia-icon.png Armeniaball - I will always support you against Ottoman-icon.png HIM I provided shelter and refuge homes during the Armenian Genocide
  • Jamaica-icon.png Jamaicaball - I visited his clay when he was in a drought. Then it was raining when I arrived. After that day, they think I am a god.
  • Djibouti-icon.png Djiboutiball - Used to be  Franceball clay. But now since he is partly gone from European powers, I am proud to say welcome to the world of Independence!!!
  • China-icon.png Chinaball - Could relate to the invasion from Japan and Italy. It´s annoying right? Also a trading partner and ally.
  • Israel-icon.png Israelcube - Don't worry my little nephew your safe with me. :D. I protected his people during the holocaust.
  • Romania-icon.png SR Romaniaball - Trading partner even though he's Communist.
  • Islam - I accepted you early. If it weren't for me, you would not exist. So you need to thank me for saving your religion. I approve of it.
  • Kingdom of Greece-icon (soldier).png Kingdom of Greeceball - Fellow Fascist remover! We both defeated the weak nazis during world war 2 and became a friend of ally. Nice job their bud.
  • South Korea-icon.png South Koreaball - I helped her out during the Korean War! We are friends and is also against Kingdom of Italy-icon (Africa).png Japanese-Empire.gif THE RAPISTS.
  • Ethiopia-icon.png My restoier - My grandson. He takes me as his inspiration but why you remove Kebab? The only bad kebabs are Somali and ottoman but the rest did nothing to you son!

Frenemies and Separatists

  • Adal-icon.png Adal Sultanateball - You want me to become a Sultan and be Islamic? No way (cries in laughter) now go back to your master, please.
  • Afar-icon.png Afarball - Same as Harariball. You are my son.
  • Harari-icon.png Harar Sultanateball - I rightfully conquest you Adal puppet daughter, YOUR MY CLAY NOW!!!
  • Oromo-icon.png Oromiaball - YOUR ALSO MINE!!! Also stop winning about Menelik. Selassie gave you more rights than you ever had.

Enemies

  • North Korea-icon.png North Koreaball - Yuo are fake Korea!! South Korea-icon.png South Koreaball is Free and True Korea!! Yuo are a dictator IMPOSTER!
  • Eritrea-icon.png Eritreaball - Grandson who is an embarrassment and dictates everyone and also friends with North Korea-icon.png Fake korea in modern times. MY OLDEST SON SHOULD ANNEX YOU BY NOW!!
  • Union of South Africa-icon.png Union of South Africaball - Racist Asshole. I hope you die one day!!! Go to hell...I will make sanctions! I really do not care if you are a ally...I still hate you..I know you secretly hate  8-icon.png black people you fake! YOU ARE NAZI TO BLACKS! YOU NAZI WANNABE!
  • Sultanate of Egypt-icon.png Sultanate of Egyptball - Oh you ottoman side chick girlfriend or whatever the hell you are, stop invading me and stop persecuting Coptic Christians in your country! They did nothing wrong!
  • Switzerland-icon.png Switzerlandball and CSA-icon.png CSAball - Begging allies of the Ottoman-icon.png Genocidal freak who hates me and Portugal-icon.png Portugalball for simply existing.
  • Dervish State-icon.png Dervish Stateball - Okay maybe I hate Italy to okay, but if I and Italy did one thing right together, it's killing you, and you murderous genocidal Islamic cult persecution Coptic Christians. I am still keeping Ogadenia-icon.png Ogadeniaball

THE WORST EMPIRES EVER TO EXIST 

  • Fascist Italy-icon.png DUMBASS FASCIT SCUM ደስ የሚል ፍጡር የኢጣሊያ ቅሌት - WOrds CANNOT DESCRIBE THE HATRED OF YOU EVIL SHIT! YOU ARE THE ABSOLUTE WORST PERSON EVER TO EXIST. Tried to colonize me twice you failed No injeria and coffee supplies for you! but thank you for your son who protected me from soviet.
  • Ottoman-icon.png Ottoman Empireball - We are trading partners but...you were the one who invaded me three times to take over the nile river.....YOU KNOW I WAS THE SECOND FIRST PERSON TO REMOVE KEBAB RIGHT? 
  • Axis In general - But especially these guys
    • Japanese-Empire.gif Empire of Japanball - Free my friend KOREA AND REPUBLIC OF CHINA
    • Nazi.gif Nazi Germanyball - This evil European who supplied gas for Mussolini to murder me and my people because we have Semitic blood? Why? Remove you terrorist bitch. Halie Selassie Strong. He laughed at the gassings. Karama will pay. I support the Jews against you and provided homes when the Italians left when I was liberated by the brits. I will do anything I can for your terrorisum to be stopped. You attempted to murder me AND my nephew......
  • Italian Social Republic-icon.png GENOCIDEBALL - This Nazi tried to kill my Jewish population and tried to kill my people since we are both ethnically black and semitic! I don't know what the hell is wrong with him! I am just so glad AXIS is gone! REEEEEEEEEEMMMMMMOOOOOVEEEEEEE
  • Soviet-icon.png Assasionball - We are both allies during WWII but... You were the one who killed me and my last emperor, and made your own republic during my famine. That's all I'm going to say.

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