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Oct 31st, 2012
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A charter flight of some 240 Ethiopian Jews that landed in Israel was described by the Israeli government as the launch of the final stage of mass immigration from Ethiopia Members of the Israel and Overseas Committee of UJA Federation of Greater Toronto were at Ben-Gurion Airport on Monday to greet ...
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Oct 31st, 2012
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The measure of success is not whether you have a tough problem to deal with, but whether it is the same problem you had last year. John Foster Dulles Contextual Background In the last decade, the United States Central Intelligence Agency has greatly expanded its core political and military operations...
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Oct 31st, 2012
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Returns of thirty per cent a year sound too good to be true, but that’s what it is claimed you can earn by investing in this rising nation. Local businesses say they are booming, meanwhile foreign investors are jostling for opportunities. So where can these incredible profits be made? The answe...
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Oct 31st, 2012
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Legacy of Meles Zenawi of Ethiopia (1991-2012) By Dula Abdu Deservedly or not, Meles has received accolades from various sources, especially from western intellectuals and politicians. On the other hand, many Ethiopian observers see nothing redeeming, but malaise, destruction of Ethiopian nationalism...
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Oct 31st, 2012
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Ethiopia: The search for a better life. Students may have been holed up in dorms and apartments as Hurricane Sandy made landfall, but it wasn’t enough to stop Dining Services employees from coming to work. To ensure students had food even after classes were canceled Monday and Tuesday, the department...
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Oct 31st, 2012
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Ethiopian, Sudanese, Eritrean and Somali refugees. What do you think they go through? Refugees in Egypt face regular threat of arrest, torture, and deportation to their countries of origin. The revolution has not changed that reality. On the life of one Darfuri refugee in search of protection. By Ami...
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Oct 31st, 2012
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JOHANNESBURG (AP) — White South Africans earn six times more than black South Africans nearly two decades after the end of apartheid and much remains to be done to reduce the disparities between rich and poor, the president said after the release of the country’s census. “These figures te...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 31st, 2012
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(UPI) — Human Rights Watch said it had concerns that charges filed against an opposition leader in Rwanda were politically motivated. The High Court in Kigali this week found Victoire Ingabire, leader of the opposition FDU-Inkingi party, guilty of ties to terrorism and for inciting anti-governm...
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Oct 31st, 2012
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A parent in the northern Israeli city of Kiryat Bialik allegedly assaulted an Ethiopian school bus guard yesterday, breaking her nose. School Bus Rage: Racist Attack On Ethiopian Bus Guard In Northern Israel Shmarya Rosenberg • FailedMessiah.com A parent in the northern Israeli city of Kiryat Bialik ...
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Oct 31st, 2012
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By Messay Kebede Scholars loyal to the Woyanne regime, often for the sake of ethnic solidarity, but with some scruples left for the objectivity of scholarly studies engage in a risky project when they undertake the assessment of Meles’s rule of Ethiopia. While their main intention is to bring out and...