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Ethiopian restaurant owner killed in targeted shooting – Nashville police

Ethiopian restaurant owner killed in targeted shooting – Nashville police

Holly Fletcher , USA TODAY NETWORK – T March 19, 2017 | Members of Nashville’s Ethiopian community gathered Sunday, March 19, to mourn the death of Gitem Demissie, who was shot…

Trashin’ Addis Ababa (New Flower) By Prof. Al Mariam

Trashin’ Addis Ababa (New Flower) By Prof. Al Mariam

Author’s Note: The purported prime minster of Ethiopia, Hailemariam Desalegn, is a sanitary engineer with a master’s degree from Tampere University of Technology (TUT) in Finland. The sanitary engineering profession is…

The state of emergency ends in May

The state of emergency ends in May

Ethiopia Relaxes Emergency Measures that Followed Protests Voice of America – Addis Ababa- Ethiopia’s state broadcaster says the government has lifted parts of the state of emergency imposed in October…

D.C. Circuit Court – Ethiopia is Free to Spy on Americans

D.C. Circuit Court – Ethiopia is Free to Spy on Americans

MARCH 14, 2017 | BY NATE CARDOZO D.C. Circuit Court Issues Dangerous Decision for Cybersecurity: Ethiopia is Free to Spy on Americans in Their Own Homes The United States Court…

Father Imprisoned for Genital Cutting Is Deported to Ethiopia

Father Imprisoned for Genital Cutting Is Deported to Ethiopia

By DANIEL VICTOR MARCH 14, 2017 Picture: Khalid Adem in 2006. CreditJason Braverman/Gwinnett Daily Post, via Associated Press A man who in 2006 became the first person in the United States…

Journalist Anania Sorri released from prison

Journalist Anania Sorri released from prison

New York, March 13, 2017–Authorities responsible for overseeing implementation of Ethiopia’s state of emergency today released Ethiopian commentator Anania Sorri. Anania told CPJ he was released unconditionally today, four months…

Hearing Ethiopia on The Hill By Prof. Al MAriam

Hearing Ethiopia on The Hill By Prof. Al MAriam

“Having been on this Committee now 36 of my 37 years,  I have to tell you that  I remember when Nicolae Ceaușescu of Romania, one of the most brutal dictatorships,…

US: Stand Up for Ethiopians as Government Stifles Protests, Jails Journalists (HRW)

US: Stand Up for Ethiopians as Government Stifles Protests, Jails Journalists (HRW)

Human Rights Watch Statement on Ethiopia to US Congress Human Rights Watch Statement to US House Foreign Affairs Committee, Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations…

Detained journalists denied justice – AHRE Press Release

Detained journalists denied justice – AHRE Press Release

Elias Gebru and Anania Sori were arrested on 18 November 2016, together with their colleague and former leader of the opposition Unity for Democracy and Justice (UDJ), Daniel Shibeshi, by…

Ethiopians engage in the exportation of Injera

Ethiopians engage in the exportation of  Injera

Dibie Ike Michael with Reuters 04 – 03 – 2017 When the Tessema family started their business making injera – a staple in Ethiopia, their target market was residents who…

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