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Government using taxpayer’s money to train Ethiopia’s security forces while British man is held there on death row

The Government is using taxpayers’ money to train security forces in Ethiopia who are currently holding a British father of three on death row, The Independent has learnt. Exclusive: ...
Ali Abdullah Saleh

Yemen’s Saleh seeks refuge in Ethiopia

Ali Abdullah Saleh Former Yemeni President Ali Abdullah Saleh has decided to flee to Ethiopia to escape a likely attack by armed Houthi militias, after the group directed many threats ...

A panel discussion: Is the prospect of Ethiopian and Eritrean reunification unfinished business?

Aklilu Wendaferew and Journalist Aberha Belai Aklilu Wendaferew and Journalist Aberha Belai reflect upon their own views regarding reunification. On one side of the debate Ethiopian ...

The Ethiopian Diaspora and consciousness (Yilma Bekele)

By Yilma Bekele The Bay Area that currently is home away from home for thousands of Ethiopians is nothing like any other place that I have known. I was born in a small village on the ...
The Man Who Stole the Nile

UN experts urge Ethiopia to stop using anti-terrorism legislation to curb human rights

GENEVA (18 September 2014) – A group of United Nations human rights experts* today urged the Government of Ethiopia to stop misusing anti-terrorism legislation to curb freedoms of ...