Bereket Simon : Meles Zenawi is ‘getting better’ told to BBC

Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi is in “a good condition and recuperating”, a government spokesman has told the BBC, dismissing reports he is critically ill. However, Bereket Simon declined... Read more »

UN Rights Advocates Criticise Ethiopia’s Use of Anti-Terror Law

Bloomberg — The United Nations criticized the Ethiopian government’s use of an anti-terrorism law to curb freedom of expression by jailing opposition politicians and reporters critical of the state.... Read more »

Ethiopia rebels to lay down arms: Govt

ADDIS ABABA — A faction of one of Ethiopia’s most active rebel groups seeking a separate state in the southeast of the country has agreed to lay down its... Read more »