Tag: Oromia region

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Why White House Must Continue to Speak Out on Ethiopia Crisis

A life of discrimination and fear led an Ethiopian marathoner to protest on the world stage At night, Feyisa Lilesa and his friends hid in the

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Ethiopia dismisses UN’s demand to allow international observers to investigate killing of protesters

Ethopia has dismissed a plea from the United Nations that it allow international observers to investigate the killing of protesters by security forces during a

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Ethiopia Opposition Leader Warns Deadly Violence Likely To Get Worse

An Ethiopian opposition party leader warned Monday "the situation will get worse" after a weekend of violence in the African nation that left nearly 100

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Ethiopia in turmoil a year after Obama’s visit

The shoes lay scattered on the sidewalk as the detained protesters walked barefoot through the rain, escorted by grim-faced police officers who casually beat them

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Attack On Civil Society In Ethiopia Escalates As Dissent Spreads

Amid discontent, sometimes violent protests, and a drought of historic proportions that has left more than 15 million Ethiopians in need of urgent food aid,

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Ethiopian Forces kill 140 Oromo Protesters

Ethiopian security forces have killed at least 140 people taking part in mass anti-government demonstrations since November, activists say, according to US-based Human Rights Watch

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Ethiopia protests leaves 140 killed

At least 140 people have been killed in Ethiopia over the past two months in a crackdown on anti-government protests sparked by plans to expand

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