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19 Ethiopian children kidnapped by South Sudanese Murle released through negotiation

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Ethiopian Broadcasting Corporation (EBC), an Ethiopian government-owned television channel, reported on Monday that 19 kidnapped Ethiopian children by South Sudanese Murle armed men recovered through the negotiation of Ethiopian government and the government of South Sudan. The Ethiopian Military have been finalized preparations to take military action against Murle armed men …

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Amnesty International urges Ethiopia to immediately release Facebook activist

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In its PRESS RELEASE on Friday, May 06/2016, Amnesty International urged Ethiopian authorities to immediately and unconditionally release a prominent opposition politician, Yonathan Tesfaye, who remain arrested for posting anti-government comments on Facebook. Here is the Full Content of the Press Release; The Ethiopian authorities must immediately and unconditionally release …

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Ethiopia: AU condemns Gambela attack

The Chairperson of the Commission of the African Union (AU), Dr. Nkosazana Dlamini-Zuma, condemns in the strongest terms the criminal attack carried out by South Sudanese armed elements in the Jakawa area of the Gambella region of Ethiopia, on 15 April 2016, killing 208 people and abducting 102 women and …

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Ethiopia: Gambella Attack Eyewitness Accounts

Around 80 injured victims of Friday’s attack on Nuer communities in the west of Gambella region were taken to Gambella town’s hospital. Maybe 50 or 60 of them were women and most have gun shot wounds. All numbers are fuzzy, but 15 to 20 villages were attacked before dawn. The …

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