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Congressman Rohrabacher Hails End of Hostilities Between Eritrea, Ethiopia

Congressma Rohrabacher (Rep.) hails the peace agreement signed in Asmara between Eritrea and Ethiopia
Congressman Dana Rohrabacher (Rep.) hails the peace agreement signed in Asmara between Eritrea and Ethiopia as a historic milestone that touched the hearts of millions of people around the world.

BY CONGRESSMAN ROHRABACHER

Republican Dana Rohrabacher, chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats, on Wednesday issued the following statement concerning the new accord between the African nations of Eritrea and Ethiopia: Continue reading Congressman Rohrabacher Hails End of Hostilities Between Eritrea, Ethiopia

Congressman Dana Rohrabacher (R) Urges Secretary Pompeo to Improve Ties with Eritrea

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Rep. Dana Rohrabacher urged Secretary Pompeo to restore full diplomatic relation with Eritrea, lift the unjustified sanctions and begin a dialogue on strategic cooperation that would benefit both countries and U.S. allies in the Red Sea region.

BY DANA ROHRABACHER (R),

Congressman Dana Rohrabacher (R), chairman of the House Foreign Affairs Subcommittee on Europe, Eurasia, and Emerging Threats, this week urged Secretary of State Michael Pompeo to improve relations with Eritrea and resume military cooperation with the troubled African nation. Continue reading Congressman Dana Rohrabacher (R) Urges Secretary Pompeo to Improve Ties with Eritrea

‘Game Over,’ US Congressman Jabs TPLF Regime

Borrowing a phrase from Eritrea’s President Isaias Afwerki’s playbook, U.S. Congressman Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) has insinuated the end of Ethiopia’s minority TPLF led regime by tweeting “Game Over TPLF”

BY AFRICA NEWS

A United States Congressman has insinuated that Ethiopia’s dominant party, the Tigrayan Peoples Liberation Front (TPLF) is on its way out of power.

Congressman Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) tweeted on Wednesday morning, “Game Over TPLF.”

His tweet incidentally mentioned three people including a famed Ethiopian activist, Jawar Mohammed. Continue reading ‘Game Over,’ US Congressman Jabs TPLF Regime

U.S. Congressman Calls for Military Partnership with Eritrea

U.S. congressman Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) says he believes it is time for the U.S. to reach out to Eritrea and forge a military and security cooperation to fight terrorism.

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A Republican congressman says he believes it is time for the U.S. to reach out to Eritrea and forge a military partnership to fight terrorism.

U.S. Rep. Dana Rohrabacher (R-CA) submitted an amendment to the National Defense Authorization Act that would encourage the U.S. secretary of defense to enter into negotiations with appropriate Eritrean government officials with respect to future security cooperations on  Continue reading U.S. Congressman Calls for Military Partnership with Eritrea

Ethiopia is a Dictatorship and the Regime Knows No Bounds: U.S. Congressman

Rep. Dana Rohrabacher accused the Ethiopian regime as ‘a dictatorship that knows no bounds’ and that arrogantly expects the U.S. to maintain good relations with it and perhaps expect to get some kind of aid.

BY ESAT NEWS

A U.S. congressman says the murder, repression and torture that is perpetrated by the Ethiopian regime is offensive to the American values. Dana Rohrabacher, who represents California’s 48th congressional district said the regime in Ethiopia “arrogantly expects the U.S. to continue good relationships with it and perhaps expect to get some type of aid.” Continue reading Ethiopia is a Dictatorship and the Regime Knows No Bounds: U.S. Congressman

Ethiopia: US Lawmakers, Scholars, and Rights Groups Say Time for a Change in US Policy

The new U.S. Administration must listen to lawmakers who have kept tally of the regime’s excesses for the last 15 years and are seeking the construction of a more coherent US policy for Africa in general, and Ethiopia in particular.

BY SOPHIA TESFAMARIAM

Ethiopia is once again in deep crisis, threatening to implode under the weight of the regime’s diplomatic, economic, political and military corruption. After nationwide protests that lasted over a year, the regime imposed a draconian State of Emergency Declaration and imprisoned over 20,000 Ethiopians for protesting its rule, after hundreds were killed by its forces. Continue reading Ethiopia: US Lawmakers, Scholars, and Rights Groups Say Time for a Change in US Policy

Congressman Urges U.S. to End Alliance with Brutal Ethiopian Regime

At a special U.S. Subcommittee Hearing sponsored by Rep. Chris Smith, Congressman Dana Rohrabacher (R) calls for the U.S. to stop allying with a brutal, corrupt and minority regime of Ethiopia.

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A U.S. congressman says it is high time for the U.S. stopped allying with a brutal regime under a pretext of war on terror.

Representative Dana Rohrabacher of California was speaking at a hearing on Thursday organized by the House Committee on Foreign Affairs under the theme “democracy under threat in Ethiopia.” Continue reading Congressman Urges U.S. to End Alliance with Brutal Ethiopian Regime

Ethiopia: EPRDF Split Over Potential Intervention in Eritrea

Fact is the Ethiopian regime remains the Kernel of regional destabilization. Taking it’s capacity aside, the reckless saber-rattling against Eritrea should be condemned as failure to do so could have serious regional ramifications.

By TesfaNews,

ACCORDING to government sources for African Intelligence desk, opinions within the ruling coalition Ethiopian People’s Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) are divided about the possibility of a return to war or some kind of intervention against Eritrea – evidenced by the contradictions between Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn, and the spokesman for the government, Getachew Reda. Continue reading Ethiopia: EPRDF Split Over Potential Intervention in Eritrea