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U.S. sanctions Eritrea’s military, ruling party over role in Ethiopia conflict

[ad_1] By Missy Ryan and  Max Bearak November 12, 2021 The United States announced new sanctions on Eritrea’s military and ruling political party Friday, intensifying the Biden administration’s effort to pressure those involved in a punishing civil conflict in neighboring Ethiopia. The Treasury Department’s designations target the Eritrean Defense Forces and the People’s Front for Democracy and Justice, […]

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Terrorist TPLF Inflicts 279 bln. Birr Damage in Amhara

[ad_1] Amhara State Plan and Development Bureau revealed that the terrorist TPLF belligerent group has destroyed property amounting to 279.5 billion Birr and caused displacement of over six million citizens. Speaking to local media, the Bureau Head Animut Belete said that the terrorist TPLF has caused huge loss of human life and property damage in […]

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A Vicious Attempt to Lynch a Nation into Submission

[ad_1] By Sereke Berhan NOVEMBER 13, 2021 This is a rejoinder to Mark Lowcock’s article titled “How to destroy a country: does Ethiopia have a future?” posted by the London School of Economics and Political Science (LSE) on October 8, 2021. https://blogs.lse.ac.uk/internationaldevelopment/2021/10/08/how-to-destroy-a-country-does-ethiopia-have-a-future/ Although it focuses on Mr. Lowcock’s specific remarks, it is also intended to […]

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DO-GOODERS DOING BAD

[ad_1] Rasmus Sonderriis No, this is not another stereotypical African war, so let’s stop treating it as one. It is time to support and build with our Western ideals, not to harangue and destroy with our saviour complex REPORTING THE VIEW FROM ADDIS ABABA The author Rasmus Sonder­riis is a Danish-Chilean jour­nalist who has lived […]

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FACT-CHECK: The African Union Commission is not relocating its secretariat from Ethiopia

[ad_1] In Summary According to the post, the internal memo addressed to the AU staff asked them to immediately leave Addis Ababa until further notice The tweet does not, however, carry or link to the internal memo it quotes A Tweet claiming that Moussa Faki Mahamat, the African Union Commission chairperson, called for the temporary relocation of […]

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A moral obligation to condemn the crisis emerging in Ethiopia

[ad_1] The Nov. 7 editorial “A looming crisis in Ethiopia” sensibly urged a quick end to the conflict in Ethiopia. Indeed, the tragic situation must be stopped before it reaches another level of human crisis.  However, the editorial played down the numerous unspeakable crimes of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front, which does not represent the entire […]