Ethiopian protesters killed for singing anti-government songs: U.N.

GENEVA (Reuters) – Ethiopian security forces opened fire on protesters who were singing anti-government songs, U.N. human rights spokeswoman Ravina Shamdasani said on Tuesday. Authorities said on Monday that at least seven... 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 »
VOA reporter Peter and Heinlein Simeginesh Mekoya

VOA Reporter Peter Heinlein and Translator Released

ADDIS ABABA (Reuters) – Ethiopian authorities briefly detained a journalist for Voice of America (VOA) and his translator as he covered a dispute between Muslims and the government in the capital Addis... Read more »
VOA reporter Peter Heinlein arrested in Ethiopia

Breaking NEWS: VOA Reporter Peter Heinlein Arrested in Ethiopia

A Voice of America reporter has been detained in the Ethiopian capital while trying to cover a demonstration Friday. Witnesses to the arrest told VOA that reporter Peter Heinlein and his translator... Read more »