Family taking petition to Downing Street over Briton detained in … – NW Evening Mail

The family of a British man locked up in Ethiopia under the shadow of a death sentence will take a petition to Downing Street calling on the Prime Minister to seek his release. Andargachew “Andy” Tsege,... Read more »

Family taking petition to Downing Street over Briton detained in Ethiopia – NW Evening Mail

The family of a British man locked up in Ethiopia under the shadow of a death sentence will take a petition to Downing Street calling on the Prime Minister to seek his release. Andargachew “Andy” Tsege,... Read more »

Ethiopia admits death toll in anti-regime protests may exceed 500 – Financial Times

Ethiopia admitted on Tuesday that the death toll from 11 months of anti-government protests might have exceeded 500 but warned that so-called “extremist violent groups” would be dealt with forcefully.  However, Hailemariam... Read more »

After American Killed in Ethiopia Unrest, Ambassador Says Protests Should Never Have Happened – Yahoo News

When activists broke out in anti-government protests at a packed religious festival in the Ethiopian town of Bishoftu on Sunday, police reacted by spraying tear gas and firing rubber bullets into the... Read more »

Ethiopian protesters attack factories in Africa’s rising economic star

ADDIS ABABA Protesters in Ethiopia damaged almost a dozen mostly foreign-owned factories and flower farms and destroyed scores of vehicles this week, adding economic casualties to a rising death toll in a... Read more »

After American Killed in Ethiopia Unrest, Ambassador Says Protests … – Foreign Policy (blog)

When activists broke out in anti-government protests at a packed religious festival in the Ethiopian town of Bishoftu on Sunday, police reacted by spraying tear gas and firing rubber bullets into the... Read more »

UN Human Rights Chief 'Deeply Concerned' Over Ethiopia Abuses – Common Dreams (press release)

The UN’s human rights chief has used a meeting of the UN Human Rights Council to criticise Ethiopia for a recent crackdown on opposition which has included the kidnapping and sentencing to... Read more »

UN Human Rights Chief 'Deeply Concerned' Over Ethiopia Abuses … – Common Dreams (press release)

The UN’s human rights chief has used a meeting of the UN Human Rights Council to criticise Ethiopia for a recent crackdown on opposition which has included the kidnapping and sentencing to... Read more »

Briton jailed in Ethiopia: court rules Foreign Office does not have to intercede – The Guardian

A British national kidnapped by Ethiopia and held in jail faces an uncertain future after a court ruled that the Foreign Office did not have to intercede on his behalf. A high... Read more »

Briton jailed in Ethiopia: court rules Foreign Office does not have to … – The Guardian

A British national kidnapped by Ethiopia and held in jail faces an uncertain future after a court ruled that the Foreign Office did not have to intercede on his behalf. A high... Read more »