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How US Surveillance Helps Repressive Regimes—the Ethiopia Case Published in Just Security Felix Horne .

How US Surveillance Helps Repressive Regimes—the Ethiopia Case Published in Just Security  Felix Horne .

Recent stories from Edward Snowden’s disclosures show how the US government’s involvement with Ethiopia presents a case study in enabling repressive regimes to carry out […]

 
 

Ethiopia: Scores of people arrested following protests at annual Irreecha festival.

Ethiopia: Scores of people arrested following protests at annual Irreecha festival.

Scores of people were arrested on Sunday following Anti-TPLF protests at the annual Irreecha festival in Bishoftu a.k.a. Debrezeit, 25 miles outside the capital Addis […]

 
 

U.S. to stop promoting fake democracy in Ethiopia

U.S. to stop promoting fake democracy in Ethiopia

(ESAT) — American writer Dr. Helen Epstein, known among many Ethiopians for her hard-hitting article, “Cruel Ethiopia”, which detailed the brutal rule of Meles Zenawi […]

 
 

U.S. issues security alert for Ethiopia’s Irreecha citing chaos of 2016.

U.S. issues security alert for Ethiopia’s Irreecha citing chaos of 2016.

U.S. issues security (todayng)—–The United States Embassy in Ethiopia has issued a security message for its citizens with respect to Sunday, October 1 Irreecha festival […]

 
 

Joint press statement released by the Oromo and Ogaden communities in Ottawa, Canada.

Joint press statement released by the Oromo and Ogaden communities in Ottawa, Canada.

The following joint press statement was also released on September 23, 2017, by the Oromo and Ogaden communities in Ottawa, Canada.

 
 

Ethiopia: Security forces shot and injure several people in Debre Tabor.

Ethiopia: Security forces shot and injure several people in Debre Tabor.

Several residents of Debre Tabor in Gondar who protested the detention of a church leader were shot and injured as security forces opened fire at […]

 
 

Oromia: Remembering the Irreecha Festival Massacre, October 2, 2016

Oromia: Remembering the Irreecha Festival Massacre, October 2, 2016

October 2, 2016, is recognized by the Oromo nation as one of the blackest days in Oromo history. It was different from all past tragedies […]

 
 

Why do some Catalans want independence and what is Spain’s view?

Why do some Catalans want independence and what is Spain’s view?

Why do some Catalans want independence and what is Spain’s view? Two governments are on a collision course: Catalonia says its referendum will go ahead, […]

 
 

At least 46 killed in South Ethiopia ethnic clashes.

At least 46 killed in South Ethiopia ethnic clashes.

At least 46 people were killed in ethnic fights in Southern Ethiopia while over 50 were injured since clashes began in July. ESAT learnt that […]

 
 

Ethiopia: U.S. calls for probe into ethnic violence.

Ethiopia: U.S. calls for probe into ethnic violence.

The United States called for a transparent investigation into the death several people in ethnic clashes in Eastern Ethiopia. “We urge the Ethiopian government to […]

 
 

Ethiopia’s economic growth hides fears and repression in one-party rule.

Ethiopia’s economic growth hides fears and repression in one-party rule.

By Graham Peebles September 19, 2017 Scan the mainstream media for news about Ethiopia and discover headline after headline describing the country’s economic successes: double-digit […]

 
 

Press release on the conflict between Somalis and Oromos created by TPLF.

Press release on the conflict between Somalis and Oromos created by TPLF.

Press release on the conflict between Somalis and Oromos created by TPLF September 16, 2017 TPLF regime has created deadly conflict between Somali and Oromo […]

 
 

Free Abdikarim Sh Musse Qalbi-Dhagah Petition,

Free Abdikarim Sh Musse Qalbi-Dhagah Petition,

Target: Somalia Region: Ethiopia On 23 August 2017, a Somali refugee from the Somali inhabited region in Ethiopia, having been living in Mogadishu for three […]

 
 

Who Is Really In Control In Mogadishu ?

Who Is Really In Control In Mogadishu ?

Who Is Really In Control In Mogadishu? The presidency of Somalia’s Mohamed Abdullahi Farmaajo is only eight months old but already his administration faces its […]

 
 

ONLF Response to the Somali Cabinet Decision on the Refoulement of Mr Abdikarin Sh Muse to Ethiopia

ONLF Response to the Somali Cabinet Decision on the Refoulement of Mr Abdikarin Sh Muse to Ethiopia

Statement by Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) September 8, 2017 ONLF Response to the Somali Cabinet Decision on the Refoulement of Mr Abdikarin Sh Muse […]

 
 

African Rights Monitor condemns the actions of the Somali Federal Government and demands that Ethiopia frees Abdikarim Sh. Muse

African Rights Monitor condemns the actions of the  Somali Federal Government and demands that Ethiopia frees Abdikarim Sh. Muse

  September 7, 2017 Geneva African Rights Monitor condemns the actions of the Somali Federal Government and demands that Ethiopia frees Abdikarim Sh. Muse. Abdikarim […]

 
 

Ethiopia faces worst drought in years as millions at risk-Washington.

Ethiopia faces worst drought in years as millions at risk-Washington.

In this photo taken Saturday, Sept. 2, 2017, a farmer tells a visiting UN delegation how they were able to fight drought, at the Adi […]

 
 

ONLF Press Release Disinformation about Abdikarin’s refoulement to TPLF-led Ethiopian regime by the Somali regime of Farmajo.

ONLF Press Release Disinformation about Abdikarin’s refoulement  to TPLF-led Ethiopian regime  by the Somali regime of Farmajo.

September 2, 2017 On August 28, 2017  Mr Abdikarin Sheikh Muse,  an executive committee member of the ONLF, who advocates for the rights of Somali […]

 
 

Open Letter to Ethiopia’s Apartheid – Untrustworthy Subhuman, TPLF.

Open Letter to Ethiopia’s Apartheid – Untrustworthy Subhuman, TPLF.

By Denboba Natie, August 30, 2017 ‘In our continent [Africa], it has not taken us long to discover that the struggle against colonialism does not […]

 
 

ONLF Press Release,The Illegal Detention and Refoulement of Mr Abdikarin Sh Muse to Ethiopia

ONLF Press Release,The Illegal Detention and Refoulement of Mr Abdikarin Sh Muse to Ethiopia

ONLF Press Release August 30, 2017 The Illegal Detention and Refoulement of Mr Abdikarin Sh Muse to Ethiopia The regional security of the Galkacyo, Galmudug […]