Ethiopia

By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 7th, 2014
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By Robele Ababya The patriotic young peaceful protesters occupied the Embassy compound in Washington on 29/09/2014. Their epic act of courage is signified by the historic fact that they lowered the provocative TPLF flag and hoisted the true centuries old, deeply revered, tri-color Ethiopian Flag R...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 7th, 2014
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By Mihret Feleke The news of a shot fired by an Ethiopian embassy staff Solomon Tadesse on peaceful protestors at the embassy of Ethiopia in Washington DC and his ultimate deportation has been the talk of local and international medias. What makes it a very strange and illegal act is not he got a gun...
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Oct 7th, 2014
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By Aklog Birara (Dr.) For more than 3,000 years, the Ethiopian people have shown fierce determination in maintaining a unified and independent geopolitical entity and have embraced their country’s fascinating diverse culture and identity that is matched only by a few countries across the globe. Ethio...
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Oct 6th, 2014
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by Alemayehu G. Mariam* What does President Obama “know” about the 2015 “election” in Ethiopia? Last week, President Barack Obama met with a delegation of the regime in Ethiopia and said, “… the  Prime Minister [Hailemariam Desalegn] and the government is going to be organizing elections in Ethiopia ...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 3rd, 2014
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By Robele Ababya, 27/09/2014 I am not in the mindset of making comparison between two countries at the opposite poles on the poverty spectrum in terms of economy, social justice, and democracy. But in short Scotland is in the category of highly industrialized regions in Europe and the Scots enjoyed b...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 3rd, 2014
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By Teshome Abebe In my last article, “A Matter of Conscience or Strategy”, I wrote about winning. In that piece, I suggested that winning is not always being first but doing things better than one has ever done before. In this article, I wish to suggest that Ethiopia is a country that is truly lookin...
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Oct 3rd, 2014
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RALLY TO PROTEST HUMAN RIGHTS VIOLATIONS IN ETHIOPIA & DEMAND ACCOUNTABILITY FROM THE WORLD BANK WHERE: OUTSIDE THE WORLD BANK 18TH AND PENNSYLVANIA STREET NORTHWEST WASHINGTON DC WHEN: Saturday October 11TH 9:00 AM This year the World Bank’s funding of the Ethiopian government swelled to a...
By IndepthAfrica
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Oct 3rd, 2014
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By Abebe Gellaw The United States has expelled the Ethiopian Embassy gunman who opened fire at peaceful protesters last Monday, Ethiopian embassy sources confirmed to the Ethiopian Satellite Television (ESAT). Solomon Tadesse Gebreselassie, aka Wedi Woyni, who was the security chief at the embassy, w...
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Oct 3rd, 2014
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by Meron Estefanos Eritrean Initiative on Refugee Rights (EIRR) today reported on an alarming new trend in trafficking of Eritrean refugees fleeing dictatorship in their country. The Initiative that has been logging and monitoring the situation of Eritrean Refugees stated that refugees in Sudan are b...
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Sep 24th, 2014
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by Yilma Bekele This issue of Eritrea has been with us for more than I can remember. In fact it is fair to say like most of you I have lived all my life being affected by the problem with our relatives to the North. Considering the life expectancy in our ancient land it would […]...