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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News October 19, 2017

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News October 19, 2017

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Amsterdam and Washington DC, October 19, 2017.

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News October 18, 2017

Ethiopian News from Amsterdam and Washington DC

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Amsterdam and Washington DC, October 18, 2017.

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Ethiopia: U.S. Embassy speaks on recent protest deaths, lauds security restraint

OromoProtests

In its latest statement regarding Ethiopia’s internal security issues, the U.S. expressed admiration and concern in the same statement issued on Wednesday, October 18, 2017.

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News October 17, 2017

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News October 17, 2017

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Amsterdam and Washington DC, October 17, 2017.

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Is the term ‘Ethiopia’ changed to ‘Cush’ in the new bible?

Prince Asfa-Wossen Asserate, Ph.D

Hitherto "Ethiopia" had been mentioned twice in the older edition of the Luther Bible of 1984 in Book of Acts 8,27; this term has not only been kept but now has been added at three further places.

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U.S. Congress Should Call Ethiopia’s Bluff

USAID administrator speaks with Ethiopian PM

Passing H. Res. 128 would send a powerful message to Addis Ababa to get serious about undertaking reforms, and the Ethiopian government’s bullying tactics should not derail it.

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News October 16, 2017

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News October 16, 2017

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Amsterdam, October 16, 2017.

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Ethiopia: Dr. Merera Gudina Pleads Innocence Against All Charges

The arrest of an Ethiopian opposition leader following his return from Europe

Appearing in court for the first time after the court’s summer recess, Dr. Merera Gudina has pleaded his innocence against all criminal charges.

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Ethiopia: Journalist Temesgen Desalegne released from prison

Temesgen Desalegne released

Journalist Temesgen Desalegne is released from prison after completing his prison terms. Prison authorities failed to honor his release date for days before they finally let him go this morning.

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I, PROUD ETHIOPIAN: My Reply to the T-TPLF Birthers Doubting My Ethiopiawinet

DEFEND HUMAN RIGHTS IN ETHIOPIA

In this commentary, I offer my reply to the hate-mongering T-TPLF birthers. I am not just an Ethiopian. I am a PROUD Ethiopian.

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Ethiopian-Americans thank a N.J. lawmaker

Rep. Chris Smith (R-N.J.)

Smith "has done more for Ethiopia, and taken a greater interest in Ethiopian human rights and democracy, than any American politician," the invitation reads.

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Somalia: Mogadishu rocked by twin bomb blasts, dozens killed

Mogadishu rocked by twin bomb blasts, dozens killed

Emergency services were overstretched and worked late into the night as they tried to rescue people who were trapped in the destroyed buildings.

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Ethiopia parliament speaker says ‘disrespect’ made him quit

Abadula Gemeda

The speaker of Ethiopia's lower house of parliament, who resigned last week, said Saturday that he quit because of "disrespect" of his ethnic group.

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News October 13, 2017

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News October 13, 2017

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Amsterdam, October 13, 2017.

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After a young couple was killed, the alleged gunman fled to Ethiopia. He may never face trial.

After a young couple was killed, the alleged gunman fled to Ethiopia

Nearly 10 months later, Yohannes Nessibu remains a free man. He was spotted strolling down a street in recent months. On Twitter, he still promotes a mixtape that features him rapping about shooting a woman.

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Ethiopia government forces kill 4 in Oromia region

Ethiopia government forces kill 4 in Oromia region

Federal security forces in Ethiopia on Thursday opened fire on residents in a town located in Oromia region and in the process killed four people, American broadcaster VOA’s Horn of Africa service has reported.

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TPLF regime responds to Prof. Al Mariam, Questions his Ethiopianness

Prof. Al Mariam

TPLF regime responds to Prof. Al Mariam for the first time ever. Questions Prof. Al's Ethiopianness.

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Ethiopia: Rights Groups Joint Letter to US Congress, Regarding H.Res. 128

United States Congress floor

A strong, unambiguous signal from the US demanding concrete reforms is required to avert crisis and to create a path toward sustainable regional stability in Ethiopia.

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ESAT Latest Ethiopian News October 12, 2017

ESAT Latest Ethiopian News October 12, 2017

Ethiopian Satellite Television and Radio (ESAT) latest Ethiopian News from Amsterdam, October 12, 2017.

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Massive anti-govt protest in Ethiopia’s Oromia state

Massive anti-govt protest in Ethiopia's Oromia state

There are reports of peaceful anti-government protests in Ethiopia’s Oromia region. Photos shared by local media outlets show hundreds of people marching through the streets of the town of Woliso.

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