The Ethiopian government has given a public assurance that the Olympic marathon silver medalist, Feyisa Lilesa, would be safe if he returns to Ethiopia, following his protest against the treatment of his Oromo people as he crossed the finish line. Lilesa ... The Telegraph, 3 days ago
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IMAGE: Ethiopia's silver medallist Feyisa Lilesa stands on the podium during the medal ceremony for the Men's Marathon at the Rio 2016 Olympic Games at Maracana Stadium on August 21. Photograph: Ezra Shaw/Getty Images Ethiopian silver medalist Feyisa Lilesa, who did not return home after staging a protest against his government at the Rio Olympics, said on Thursday he feared for his life if he went back and vowed to keep up his fight for land rights. Lilesa attracted global attention as he ...Rediff.com, 3 days ago Kipchoge makes it a Kenyan double Deccan Herald, 1 week ago Kenya's Kipchoge triumphs in men's marathon Rediff.com, 1 week ago
Who are the Oromo people? The Oromo are the single largest ethno-national group in northeast Africa. In Ethiopia alone they are estimated to be 50 million strong out of a total population of 100 million. There are also Oromo communities living in ...SABC, 2 weeks ago UN demands Ethiopia admit observers to protest areas Herald Live, 2 weeks ago Ethiopia marathon coach paid his flight expense to Rio Olympics despite being denied by athletics federation AJEBNEW, 2 weeks ago EBC (ETV) documentary about Ethiopia protest, tried to warn social media activists AJEBNEW, 2 weeks ago
Ethiopia police block anti-government protests This file photo taken on June 6, 2005 at a campus of the Addis Ababa univers...
at a campus of the Addis Ababa university shows Ethiopian policemen looking at students demonstrating. About 50 people were killed in weekend clashes in Ethiopia between police and anti-government demonstrators, opposition and diplomatic sources ...Qatar Peninsula, 2 weeks ago Raw: Police Abuse Alleged in Ethiopia's Protests USA Today, 2 weeks ago AFP - Ethiopia-army-police-government-rights ANALYSIS Namibia Press Agency, 2 weeks ago
Addis Ababa August 15/2016 State Minister of Agriculture and Natural resources Wondirad Mandefro said ensuring intensive partnership between Ethiopia and United States of America in the agriculture sector is timely given that his country is ...EthiopianNewsAgency, 2 weeks ago
Talks kicked off last week in Ethiopian capital Addis Ababa between the Sudanese government and rebel groups By Addis Getachew ADDIS ABABA Peace talks in Addis Ababa between the Sudanese government and a handful of rebel groups have broken ...Anadolu Ajansi, 2 weeks ago
After a weekend of violent protests in Ethiopia, in which nearly 100 protesters were reportedly killed, the international community is calling on the government to allow independent observers to investigate the incident. The demonstrations, which ...Care2, 2 weeks ago Ethiopia video shows security forces beating protesters FOXNews.com, 2 weeks ago Protesters Fear More Violence As Ethiopia Cracks Down On Demonstrations NPR, 2 weeks ago 'Dozens killed' in weekend Ethiopia protests Business Standard, 3 weeks ago
Protests have since swept other parts of Oromia, and more recently to the northern Amhara region, causing disquiet in the corridors of power of a key US ally and crucial partner in east Africa's fight against terrorism. Karim LEBHOUR Regional ...Oman Observer, 2 weeks ago 33 die in Ethiopia protests against land-grab The Telegraph, 3 weeks ago At least 30 protesters killed in Ethiopia's Oromiya region: opposition The Hindu, 3 weeks ago At least 33 protesters killed in Ethiopia's Oromiya region: opposition LatestNigerian.com, 3 weeks ago
The Thabo Mbeki Foundation in Johannesburg said on Sunday it was still being inundated with queries regarding the health of the former president. This follows reports on what has been described as a dubious website that Mbeki had died. It is ...Mail & Guardian Online, 2 weeks ago Mbeki Foundation: Ex-president alive, in Ethiopia for talks News24, 2 weeks ago South Africa: Mbeki Foundation - Ex-President Alive, in Ethiopia for Talks AllAfrica.com, 2 weeks ago News24.com | Mbeki Foundation: Ex-president alive, in Ethiopia for talks SouthCoastNews.co.za, 2 weeks ago
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Calls for international investigation emerge following deaths of more than 100 people in demonstrations last week. Calls for an international investigation in Ethiopia have surfaced after more than 100 people were killed in demonstrations. The ...Al Jazeera, 2 weeks ago Video: What's triggering Ethiopia's unrest? Ethiomedia.com, 2 weeks ago Inside Story What is triggering Ethiopia's unrest? | Aljazeera Video Zehabesha, 2 weeks ago Video: Inside Story What is triggering Ethiopia's unrest? Ogaden News Agency, 2 weeks ago
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