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Ethiopia needs impartial protest death probe, must release Oromo leader – EU MPs Members of the European Parliament (MEPs)

Ethiopia needs impartial protest death probe, must release Oromo leader – EU MPs Members of the European Parliament (MEPs)

Ethiopia needs impartial protest death probe, must release Oromo leader – EU MPs Members of the European Parliament (MEPs) have renewed calls for the release […]

 
 

European Parliament Demands Investigation Into Ethiopia Killings.

European Parliament Demands Investigation Into Ethiopia Killings.

Resolution Calls for Urgent UN Inquiry Into Protester Deaths and Detention Felix Horne Felix Horne Senior Researcher, Horn of Africa @felixhorne1 Ethiopia’s government has always […]

 
 

Joint Statement Between Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) and Patriotic Ginbot7 Movement for Unity and Democracy.

Joint Statement Between Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) and Patriotic Ginbot7 Movement for Unity and Democracy.

Delegates from Patriotic Ginbot 7 and ONLF met in Frankfurt, Germany from 15 to 17 `May, 2017.  The delegates held a through discussion and assessment […]

 
 

Ethiopia: Terrorism verdict for Facebook posts is a shameful affront to freedom of expression

Ethiopia: Terrorism verdict for Facebook posts is a shameful affront to freedom of expression

(Amnesty International) — In response to news that former Ethiopian opposition spokesman Yonatan Tesfaye has been found guilty of “encouragement of terrorism” in connection with his […]

 
 

Farmajo calls for arms’ Embargo end to Defeat al-Shabab.

Farmajo calls for arms’ Embargo end to Defeat al-Shabab.

London, UK – Somalia’s president has called on the international community to lift an arms embargo on his country as government soldiers battle to regain […]

 
 

The Minority Led Ethiopian Regime’s Killer and Informer Eliminated.

The Minority Led Ethiopian Regime’s Killer and Informer Eliminated.

According to the news sources, Abera Bulcha, an informant and an assassin of the Ethiopian regime in Wolega region, was eliminated by opposition group rebels […]

 
 

Ethiopia Still Holding Many Journalists and Opposition Party Members Without Charge.

Ethiopia Still Holding Many Journalists and Opposition Party Members Without Charge.

Since declaring a state of emergency, the Ethiopian government has arrested numerous journalists, opposition party members, university students, and many others who it suspects might […]

 
 

Ethiopians to rally against Tedros Adhanom’s bid to become WHO chief.

Ethiopians to rally against Tedros Adhanom’s bid to become WHO chief.

Ethiopians residing in various countries in Europe will hold a protest rally at the U.N. headquarters in Geneva against the candidacy of Dr. Tedros Adhanom […]

 
 

EU calls on Ethiopia to accept ruling on Eritrea boundary

EU calls on Ethiopia to accept ruling on Eritrea boundary

The European Union has called on Ethiopia to accept the Eritrea-Ethiopia Boundary Commission (EEBC) ruling made 15 years ago delimiting the border between the two […]

 
 

Ethiopia is facing foreign currency shortage.

Ethiopia is facing foreign currency shortage.

The head of the National Bank of Ethiopia (NBE) Mr. Tekelewolde Atnafu, said the amount of foreign reserve in the nation’s coffers is only enough […]

 
 

Médecins Sans Frontières has collected some data on the number of people affected by Cholera in the ogaden region.

Médecins Sans Frontières has collected some data on the number of people affected by Cholera in the ogaden region.

Médecins Sans Frontières has collected some data on the number of people affected by Cholera in the ogaden region. We are receiving information from inside […]

 
 

Ethiopia: British doctor objects to WHO candidature of Tedros Adhanom.

Ethiopia: British doctor objects to WHO candidature of Tedros Adhanom.

A British medical doctor who taught medicine in Ethiopia for four years says Dr. Tedros Adhanom is the wrong candidate for the top position of […]

 
 

U.N. renews calls to investigate deadly anti-government protests in Ethiopia.

U.N. renews calls to investigate deadly anti-government protests in Ethiopia.

The U.N. has renewed calls to the Ethiopian government to let human rights officials conduct independent investigations into allegations of abuses by security forces against […]

 
 

U.N. human rights chief pushes for inquiry into Ethiopia unrest.

U.N. human rights chief pushes for inquiry into Ethiopia unrest.

The United Nations human rights chief said on Thursday he would push Ethiopia to allow his agency to investigate rights abuses during months of unrest […]

 
 

Ethiopia: A dozen journalists remain detained on world press freedom day.

Ethiopia: A dozen journalists remain detained on world press freedom day.

The Ethiopian regime, the third worst jailer of journalists in the world, continue to detain bloggers and journalists under trumped up charges of terrorism on […]

 
 

Gondar: Three regime soldiers killed in ambush.

Gondar: Three regime soldiers killed in ambush.

Reports reaching from Gondar say at least three soldiers were killed on Tuesday as their convoy came under attack in Addis Zemen near Metmiku Yohannes […]

 
 

Ethiopia: UNPO calls gov’t rights commission partial

Ethiopia: UNPO calls gov’t rights commission partial

The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) said the report by the Ethiopian Human Rights Commission regarding the deadly anti-government protests in the country misrepresents […]

 
 

The End of Foreign Aid As We Know It.

The End of Foreign Aid As We Know It.

President Donald Trump’s vow to put “America first” includes a plan to drastically cut assistance to developing countries and merge the State Department with USAID, […]

 
 

Bomb blasts rocked a music concert in Bahir Dar.

Bomb blasts rocked a music concert in Bahir Dar.

Girma Alemu At a concert organized in Bahir Dar as a promotional effort to change the name of ‘Dashen Beer’ to ‘Baleageru Beer’ was disrupted […]

 
 

U.S. issues warning after Ethiopia grenade attacks.

U.S. issues warning after Ethiopia grenade attacks.

The United States issued a warning Thursday to its citizens about travelling to a popular tourist region in Ethiopia after a string of grenade attacks […]