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U.S. says it strongly disagrees with Ethiopia’s state of Emergency.

U.S. says it strongly disagrees with Ethiopia’s state of Emergency.

The U.S. embassy in Ethiopia said on Saturday it disagreed with the government’s decision to impose a state of emergency to calm potential unrest the […]

 
 

U.K., Canada issue Ethiopia travel advice after state of emergency declaration.

U.K., Canada issue Ethiopia travel advice after state of emergency declaration.

U.K., Canada issue Ethiopia travel advice after state of emergency declaration (africanews)– The United Kingdom and Canada have issued travel advice in respect of Ethiopia […]

 
 

Ethiopia declares national state of emergency.

Ethiopia declares national state of emergency.

(BBC) — A national state of emergency has been declared in Ethiopia just one day after the unexpected resignation of Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn. A […]

 
 

Ethiopia ‘at crossroads’ after Hailemariam resignation.

Ethiopia ‘at crossroads’ after Hailemariam resignation.

Analysts say mass protests in Ethiopia’s Oromia region pushed Hailemariam to resign [Tiksa Negeri/Reuters] (aljazeera)—-Some describe it as a “transformational moment”; others the result of […]

 
 

Mass protests force Ethiopia to free opposition leader.

Mass protests force Ethiopia to free opposition leader.

Bekele Gerba and seven other political figures suddenly cleared of charges and let out of jail after being arrested in 2015 Plumes of smoke are […]

 
 

Ethiopia’s Oromia region at standstill as 3-day social shutdown kicks off.

Ethiopia’s Oromia region at standstill as 3-day social shutdown kicks off.

Africa News) — Several towns across Ethiopia’s Oromia region religiously observed the start of a social shutdown. According to reports the boycott call was called […]

 
 

Ethiopia: Targeting the Tigray, The African Report.

Ethiopia: Targeting the Tigray, The African Report.

Ethiopia: Targeting the Tigray By Tom Gardner in Addis Ababa & Mekelle (theafricareport) —The party of former premier Meles Zenawi is under unprecedented pressure as the […]

 
 

Rice and Smith must be held responsible for TPLF crimes.

Rice and Smith must be held responsible for TPLF crimes.

(Abbay Media) — Ethiopia in a mess more than the world distracted by many crises around the globe realize. The Tigray People Liberation Front(TPLF) that […]

 
 

Fragile States Index: Ethiopia Is Facing Failure, BY ANTHONY CHIBARIRWE

Fragile States Index: Ethiopia Is Facing Failure, BY ANTHONY CHIBARIRWE

BY ANTHONY CHIBARIRWE (thetrumpet)—Ethiopia faces a high risk of failure due to continued political and social instability in the country, the Fund for Peace reported […]

 
 

Fierce Fighting Erupted Between The ONLA and Ethiopian Regime Soldiers.

Fierce Fighting Erupted Between The ONLA and Ethiopian Regime Soldiers.

Ogaden News Agency(ONA). Confirmed reports received from Ogaden says that fierce fighting has broken out between the Ogaden National Liberation Army (ONLA) and Woyane troops […]

 
 

Ethiopia: -An Excessive Rapaciousness of the TPLF Apartheid Is Alien to The Values of Africa.

Ethiopia: -An Excessive Rapaciousness of the TPLF Apartheid Is Alien to The Values of Africa.

By Denboba Natie, January 29, 2018 The Contradiction of the TPLF Apartheid’s Greed with Ethiopian/African Values. The Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF) regime of Ethiopia […]

 
 

NEWS: AT LEAST ELEVEN PEOPLE, INCLUDING A DISTRICT COURT HEAD, KILLED IN MERSA, NORTH WELLO, AS PROTESTS SPREAD; RESIDENCES, A LOCAL COURT, GOVERNMENT OFFICES AND A POLICE STATION BURNED DOWN.

NEWS: AT LEAST ELEVEN PEOPLE, INCLUDING A DISTRICT COURT HEAD, KILLED IN MERSA, NORTH WELLO, AS PROTESTS SPREAD; RESIDENCES, A LOCAL COURT, GOVERNMENT OFFICES AND A POLICE STATION BURNED DOWN.

Addis Abeba, January 27/2018 – At least eleven people “possibly more” were killed today in Mersa town, some 27 km before Weldiya, in north Wello […]

 
 

HR 128 and SR 168, Bills to Stop Human Rights Abuses in Ethiopia.

HR 128 and SR 168, Bills to Stop Human Rights Abuses in Ethiopia.

Urge Votes on HR 128 and SR 168, Bills to Stop Human Rights Abuses in Ethiopia To All Oromo and Ogaden Communities The Oromo, Ogaden […]

 
 

Ethiopian protesters killed for singing anti-government songs UN.

Ethiopian protesters killed for singing anti-government songs UN.

Ethiopian security forces opened fire on protesters who were singing anti-government songs, U.N. human rights spokeswoman Ravina Shamdasani said on Tuesday. Authorities said on Monday […]

 
 

Chronic, Political, Economical and Social Crises in Ethiopia Need Solution

Chronic, Political, Economical and Social Crises in Ethiopia Need Solution

HRLHA Urgent Action January 21, 2018 The promise of the Ethiopian Authorities started to become practical on January 17, 2018 when they released 115 federal […]

 
 

Ethiopia protesters defy security to march over deaths in Amhara State.

Ethiopia protesters defy security to march over deaths in Amhara State.

(africanew) –There is still tension arising from deaths reported in Ethiopia’s Amhara region after security forces shot and killed a number of protesters on Saturday. […]

 
 

The TPLF/EPRDF Ethiopian Fascist Regime Must Stop Uprooting the Sidama People from Their Ancestral Land!

The TPLF/EPRDF Ethiopian Fascist Regime Must Stop Uprooting the Sidama People from Their Ancestral Land!

Press Release by the Sidama National Liberation Front (SNLF) January 17, 2018 The TPLF/EPRDF dictatorial regime of Ethiopia has continued to terrorise the various oppressed […]

 
 

A Call to Attend a Conference to Be Conducted in London On February 24, 2018.

A Call to Attend a Conference to Be Conducted in London On February 24, 2018.
 
 

Ethiopia Is Falling Apart

Ethiopia Is Falling Apart

BY MOHAMMED ADEMO and JEFFREY SMITH | FOREIGN POLICY For a brief moment last week, Ethiopia seemed poised to shed its reputation as Africa’s Stasi […]

 
 

Oromo and Ogaden: No Further Development Without Democracy and Human Rights in Ethiopia.

Oromo and Ogaden: No Further Development Without Democracy and Human Rights in Ethiopia.

Oromo and Ogaden: No Further Development Without Democracy and Human Rights in Ethiopia Photo courtesy of: Finfinne Ethiopia has a strong identity narrative that fuels […]