Ethiopian journalist blames plight on WikiLeaks

He says he’s shocked and saddened, but mainly amazed by the sudden turn of events: Ethiopian journalist Argaw Ashine has been on an emotional rollercoaster since his rapid flight... Read more »

Ethiopia: Gov’t Denies Meles Zenawi Advising U.S. to Overthrow Sudan’s Government

Khartoum — The Ethiopian government has disputed allegations that its Prime Minister Meles Zenawi advised the U.S. Administration that toppling the Sudanese government of president Al-Bashir is the “preferred... Read more »

Ethiopian Journalist Argaw Ashine Named in Wikileaks Cable Flees Country

An Ethiopian journalist has fled his country and is considering seeking asylum in the west after being named in a leaked U.S. diplomatic cable. The case is believed to... Read more »

Wikileaks Cable: RECENT BOMBINGS BLAMED ON OROMOS POSSIBLY THE WORK OF ETHIOPIAN GOVERNMENT

A wikileaks cable from U.S. Embassy in Ethiopia indicates bomb explosions that killed three  members of  OLF in the capitol Addis Ababa and blamed on these Oromo ethnic individuals... Read more »

Wikileaks Document: EGYPT NEXT STEPS ON THE NILE BASIN INITIATIVE

Date: 8/20/2009 11:57 Origin: Embassy Cairo Classification: CONFIDENTIAL Destination: 09CAIRO1506 Header: VZCZCXYZ0000PP RUEHWEBDE RUEHEG #1615/01 2321157ZNY CCCCC ZZHP 201157Z AUG 09FM AMEMBASSY CAIROTO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC PRIORITY 3458INFO RUEHDS/AMEMBASSY ADDIS... Read more »

wikileaks : European meeting on Meles Zenawi, Eritrea and East Africa

Ref ID: 09BERLIN1467 Date: 11/18/2009 9:20 Origin: Embassy Berlin Classification: CONFIDENTIAL C O N F I D E N T I A L BERLIN 001467 SIPDIS DEPARTMENT PLEASE PASS... Read more »

Wikileaks OGADEN: COUNTER INSURGENCY OPERATIONS HITTING A WALL, PART II

Ref ID: 07ADDISABABA3404 Date: 11/28/2007 9:07 Origin: Embassy Addis Ababa Classification: SECRET//NOFORN Destination: Header: VZCZCXRO7627OO RUEHROVDE RUEHDS #3404/01 3320907ZNY SSSSS ZZHO 280907Z NOV 07FM AMEMBASSY ADDIS ABABATO RUEHC/SECSTATE WASHDC... Read more »

Did NYTimes Over-Redact WikiLeaks Cables on Ethiopia?

by Sydney Smith: StinkyJournalism received an e-mail from a banned Ethiopian journalist last month complaining about the redactions news outlets made in a WikiLeaks cable. Redactions were suggested by... Read more »

Wikileaks: Eritrean President Isaias Afewerki accused Meles Zenawi tried to Kill him

Eritrean strongman Isaias Afeworki was nearly assassinated while on his way back to Asmara after a family holiday in Kenya, secret American diplomatic cables have revealed. The secret cables... Read more »

Wikileaks: Rare Meeting with Ethiopian Intelligence Chief Getachew Assefa

By Ethiopiaforums.com On the second Wikileaks US embassy document from Ethiopia it revealed the rare interview and long hours of meeting between the Ethiopian National Intelligence and Security Service... Read more »