U.S. Embassy Statement on the Ethiopian Government’s Declared State of Emergency

U.S. Embassy Statement on the Ethiopian Government’s Declared State of Emergency

US embassy in Addis Ababa February 17, 2018 We strongly disagree with the Ethiopian government’s decision to impose a state of emergency that includes restrictions on fundamental rights such as assembly and expression. We recognize and share concerns expressed by the government about incidents of violence and loss of life, but firmly believe that the […]

The Afar Region and TPLF Leadership’s Attempts to Control the Roads and the Sea Outlet (ARDUF Press Release)

The Afar Region and TPLF Leadership’s Attempts  to Control the Roads and the Sea Outlet (ARDUF Press Release)

Afar Revolutionary Democratic Unity Front (ARDUF) Press Release February 16,2018 (PDF format) Another defining moment in the history of Ethiopia and its people seems to be unfolding. Those dramatic changes that are taking place in Ethiopia now are heralding both anxiety and opportunity. All Nations, Nationalities and Peoples of Ethiopia have their own anxieties and […]

Ethiopia reportedly poised to declare state of emergency

Ethiopia reportedly poised to declare state of emergency

borkena February 16, 2018 Just a day after the resignation of prime minister Hailemariam Desalegn from the party and government responsibilities, Ethiopia is seemingly poised to declare a state of emergency. Daniel Berhane is believed to a pro-TPLF government activist, he also runs Horn Affairs website, with access to confidential information. Soon after sharing updates […]

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