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Ethiopia: Bahir Dar City On 3rd Day Of General Strike; City Warns Businesses To Open

ጭንቀት ውስጥ የሚኙት የወያኔ ፖሊሶች ባህርዳር በየቀበሌው እየዞሩ የቆሙ ተሽከርካሪወችን እንዲንቀሳቀሱ፤ በየመኪና ማሳደሪያ ሲያሥገድዱና ሲያሳድዱ ነው ያረፈዱት። ዛሬን ቀን ለሚሰሩ ባጃጆች በነፍስ ወከፍ ከ800 እስከ 1000 ብር በደህንነቶች አማካኝነት ቃል የገቡ ቢሆንም ህዝቡ ግን እንቢ ብሏል። (Source: Gashaw Alemye) by Debirhan Bahir Dar, the capital city of the Amhara region, in North Ethiopia, has been … Continue reading

Ethiopia: Beyond the Politics of Hate – Alemayehu G. Mariam

Statement of my credo: Hate is the one crumbling wall that now stands between the people of Ethiopia and freedom, democracy and human rights in Ethiopia. The T-TPLF has weaponized and politicized hate. But the mud walls of hate erected by the T-TPLF are today collapsing on the T-TPLF everywhere under the volcanic pressure of … Continue reading

Ethiopia should be expelled from the United Nations Human Rights Council [ Alem Mamo]

By Alem Mamo Dr. Tedros Adhanom’s (foreign minister of Ethiopia) candidacy for the Director General position of the World Health Organization (WHO) must also be disqualified pending international investigation on recent killings by forces loyal to the regime On March 1, 2011, Switzerland’s Joseph Deiss, President of the 65th session of the United Nations General Assembly, … Continue reading

America’s complicity in Ethiopia’s horrors

Saturday’s rally was the first rally to be held in Addis Ababa after a series of Oromo and      Amhara protests elsewhere [Reuters] Letters to the Editor | The Washington Post Regarding the Aug. 10 editorial “Ethiopia’s violent silencing”: It is true that, as the editorial board put it, “the United States has long relied on … Continue reading

Ethiopian Forces Kill ‘Up to 100’ Protesters

Governments Should Press Ethiopia to Allow an International Investigation Human Rights Watch As anti-government protests spread across Ethiopia’s Amhara and Oromia regions last weekend, state security forces once again used lethal force to break them up – killing as many as 100 unarmed protesters. More than 500 demonstrators are now estimated to have been killed … Continue reading

TPLF’s Atfto-Metfat Faces the Day of Reckoning

Ethiopiawinnet: Council for the Defense of Citizen Rights VIRGINIA DECLARATION After issuing so many press releases urging respect for the internationally-recognized human rights of political prisoners, prisoners of conscience, Muslim protestors, Amara victims of ethnic cleansing, Ethiopian immigrants in the Middle East, and the border giveaway, we are impelled to issue yet another one. But … Continue reading

እሱ Think tank ሳይሆን Sink tank ነው (እንግዳ ታደሰ ከኖርዌይ)

እንግዳ ታደሰ ከኖርዌይ ከጦቢያ መጽሄት ቋሚ አምደኛ ከነበረው ሀሰን ዑመር አብደላ ጋር ቁጭ ብሎ ማውራት ፣ የዚያን ትውልድ ፖለቲካ ውጣ ውረድ ከማወቅ አንስቶ ፣ በቀልድ እያዋዛ የሚያነሳሳቸው ፖለቲካዊ ቀልዶችና ፥ ምጸቶች በራሳቸው ሳቅ የሚጭሩ ናቸው ፡፡ጄኔራል ጻድቃን በአንድ ወቅት ኢትዮጵያ ውስጥ እንዲህ ሆነ ፡፡ በግራ ዘመሙ ፖለቲካ ስትታመስ በነበረችው ኢትዮጵያ ውስጥ በየጊዜው በሚከፈቱት የፖለቲካ ኪዮስኮች … Continue reading

Photo: TPLF torture machinery continues eliminating Oromo and Amhara

This is how TPLF agents tortured peacefull protesters.  

Ethiopia: Yilkal concluded his Canada tour, Traveled to the US

by E. Akele The chairman of the Blue party, Mr. Yilkal Getnet, has concluded his three weeks-long tour in Canada and travelled to the US last week.  During his stay in Canada, Mr. Getnet met several party supporters and held fruitful and inspiring discussions. In addition, he reached out to several members of the Ethiopian … Continue reading

The Human Rights Council’s Anti-Eritrea Agenda

The Human Rights Council’s Anti-Eritrea Agenda: A recipe for a regional disaster African Union must reject now by Aghade On July 1, 2016, we learned that the UN Human Rights Council (HRC) did not accept the report of the Commission of Inquiry on Eritrea (COIoE). The Commission asked the HRC to vote on its recommendations … Continue reading

“ህወሃት የተከለውን የጡት ቆረጣውን ሃውልት አፍርሰን እንጣለው” (አሊ ጓንጉል)

በአሊ ጓንጉል “…ሃያዎቹ መጨረሻ ላይ ያለ፣ በፊቱ የተደፋ፣ እጆቹን ወደፊት ዘርግቶ፣… ልብሱ በደም እና አቧራ የጨቀየ ኢትዮጵያዊ … አስከሬን መንገድ ዳር ወድቋል፣ ሰውየው ጫማ፣ ገንዘብ፣ መታወቂያ፣ የለውም። ለአርብ ጸሎት የሚሄዱት ሰዎች በሚያዩት አዝነዋል፣ ግን የገረማቸው አይመስሉም…” ይህ በትናንትናው እለት (august 31/2016) በኒውስዊክ መጽሄት ላይ ከወጣ የዜና ዘገባ የተወሰደ ነው። ርዕሱ “ጦርነትን የሸሹ የመናዊያን እና ድርቅን … Continue reading