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European Parliament Calls for Release of Dr Merera Gudina

Dr Merera Gudina was arrested upon his return from a visit to the European Parliament on 9 November 2016, where he joined a panel with

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U.S. Senators Introduce Bipartisan Resolution Calling on Ethiopia to Respect Human Rights

U.S. Senators Ben Cardin (D-Md.) and Marco Rubio (R-Fla.) introduced a Senate resolution Wednesday (May 18) condemning excessive use of force by Ethiopian security forces

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Qatar Deputy Prime Minister meets with Ethiopian Official

Ahmed bin Abdullah Al Mahmoud, Qatari Deputy Prime Minister and Minister of State for Cabinet Affairs, today met with Dr. Negeri Lencho, Ethiopian Minister and

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Terrorism Verdict for Facebook Posts Is a Shameful Affront to Freedom of Expression

In response to news that former Ethiopian opposition spokesman Yonatan Tesfaye has been found guilty of “encouragement of terrorism” in connection with his posts on

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How Long Can Ethiopia’s State of Emergency Last?

How Long Can Ethiopia’s State of Emergency Last? Government Communication Minister Dr. Negeri Lencho talks to Al Jazeera about the state of emergency which was imposed

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Uneasy Peace and Simmering Conflict: The Ethiopian Town where three Flags Fly

Three different flags flutter in the breeze along the road that runs through Moyale in southern Ethiopia. The first is green, yellow and red: the

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Anguish and Unrest in Amhara over Ethiopian State of Emergency

Demonstrations last August in the country’s Amhara region, and particularly the cities of Bahir Dar and Gondar signaled the spreading of protests to Ethiopia’s second

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Gov’t envisions corrective measures to improve petroleum distribution

Government has announced that it is preparing corrective measures to tackle the problems associated with the distribution of petroleum in the country. Absence of sufficient petroleum

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Ethiopia Agrees with Somalia to Improve Transportation, Economic and Security Ties

PM Hailemariam and Somalia’s President Mohamed Abdullahi Mohammed both agreed to forge closer economic and diplomatic ties during a three day visit in Addis last

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Polish President Duda in Ethiopia

Ahead of the trip, Duda said drumming up business will be his main aim, and he will visit a plant where Polish Ursus tractors are

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US doesn't need Ethiopia in its war on terror in the Horn of Africa

Earlier this month, U.S. Defense Secretary Jim Mattis visited the Middle East and Africa to “reaffirm key U.S. military alliances” and engage with strategic partners.”

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What’s going on between Ivanka Trump and Ethiopia

What’s going on between Ivanka Trump and Ethiopia

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