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By IndepthAfrica
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Apr 2nd, 2013
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The prosecution of 29 Muslim protest leaders and others charged under Ethiopia’s deeply flawed anti-terrorism law raises serious fair trial concerns. The trial is scheduled to resume in Addis Ababa on April 2, 2013, after a 40-day postponement. The case has already had major due process problems. Som...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 17th, 2013
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Ethiopia has a rich and complicated history, one that is best described as “a contested terrain.” If this landlocked Horn of Africa country is known for anything though, soccer surely isn’t one of them. But if you ask about an African country known for recurrent famine, long distance runners, beautif...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 14th, 2013
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By Hashim Adam* The propaganda video that was released by the Ethiopian Television (ETV) about the Muslim movement in Ethiopia reminded me of the unfounded accusation that the TPLF made against the Oromo Liberation Front (OLF) in order to terrorize OLF’s supporters in early 1990s.   It was sever...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 7th, 2013
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By Alemayehu Fentaw Weldemariam An authoritarian regime is bad, no matter what its ideological dressing may be. Terrorism is also bad, whether it is Islamic, secular, or so-called state terrorism. While this may be a truism, the EPRDF would argue that neither could nor should be forced on it. Yesterd...
By IndepthAfrica
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Feb 4th, 2013
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By Hindessa Abdul The 29th edition of the African Cup of Nations has been historic for Ethiopians as it was a once in a generation event. The country managed to qualify for the tournament for the first time in 31 years. All the beautiful and colorful fans by their side, the endangered Walia Antelopes...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 20th, 2012
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By Tecola W. Hagos “Every object of knowledge is known not as a result of its own nature, but of the nature of those who comprehend it.” Boethius (Book V, vi) Before I get to the meat of my essay, I would like to express my good wish to all Ethiopian Muslims (and those all […]...
By IndepthAfrica
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Aug 7th, 2012
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CAIRO: Local and foreign media outlets are questioning the whereabouts of Ethiopia’s Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, who controversially has been in “hiding” after suffering from an unknown illness. Reports across East Africa continue to ask the question: “Where is Meles?” on a daily basis, even as gove...
By IndepthAfrica
In Press Releases
Jan 18th, 2012
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ROME, Italy, January 18, 2012/African Press Organization (APO)/ — On Minister Giulio Terzi’s instructions, Ambassador to Addis Ababa Renzo Rosso has urgently requested a meeting with the Ethiopian Foreign Minister for the purpose of obtaining a complete and detailed account of the tragic ...
By IndepthAfrica
In East Africa
Jan 17th, 2012
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Five foreign tourists have been killed in Ethiopia in an attack by unknown gunmen, state TV reports. The attack was carried out late on Monday in the northern Afar region of the country by gunmen who had crossed from neighbouring Eritrea, the TV said. Two other tourists were seriously hurt and a thir...