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The Myth of a Stable Ethiopia under a Minority Regime

Ethiopian Army
The Ethiopian armed forces under the current minority regime seriously lucks the requisite morale, cohesion, and confidence to remain an effective fighting force, able to sustain a drawn-out war with a growing number of internal rebel movements and a formidable external threats.

By Neamin Zeleke,

A myth underlying Western relations with Ethiopia regards that country’s military as a reliable and stable partner in the Horn of Africa and has dominated U.S. and European policy for more than two decades. This narrative has of late been increasing in influence and impact as foreign allies have grown increasingly dependent on Ethiopia to help defeat the extremist Al Shabaab insurgency in Somalia. Ethiopian support for other African peacekeeping missions is needed from time to time as well. Yet, to quote a Feb. 2016 Stratfor analysis, Continue reading The Myth of a Stable Ethiopia under a Minority Regime

Ethiopians Appeal to Sign Petition Against COIE

Eritreans and Ethiopians are calling to categorically and unequivocally reject the politically motivated reports of the Commission of Inquiry (COIE) and the Special Rapporteur (SR) on the Human Rights Situation in Eritrea.

By Neamin Zeleke,

Why lending support and sign the petition? A strong and stable Eritrea is vital for Ethiopia and the stability and security of the Horn in strategic ways.

A./ Unlike most countries in the Horn of Africa, including Ethiopia, Eritrea is the most stable, peaceful and secure country that has managed to keep the harmony and peaceful co-existence of its society that is multilingual and multiethnic with varied religions. Continue reading Ethiopians Appeal to Sign Petition Against COIE

Patriotic Ginbot 7 Claims Responsibility for Southern Ethiopia Attack

Ethiopian armed opposition group Patriotic Ginbot 7 took responsibility for the surprise attack in Arba Minch that killed over 20 regime soldiers.

By ESAT News,

Patriotic Ginbot 7 Movement for Unity and Democracy on Thursday took responsibility for the attack in Arba Minch, Southern Ethiopia against the regime’s forces that resulted in the death of over 20 soldiers and inflicted serious injuries to at least 50.

In a statement it sent to the Ethiopian Satellite Television ESAT, the armed group opposing the regime in Addis Ababa said its forces in Southern Ethiopia had carried out the guerrilla style attack between May 7 and 11, 2016. Continue reading Patriotic Ginbot 7 Claims Responsibility for Southern Ethiopia Attack

From University Professor to a Freedom Fighter

Berhanu Nega, a Bucknell University professor gives up life in America to lead the Ethiopian struggle for freedom and democracy

By EthioMedia,

PROF. Berhanu Nega, leader of Patriotic Arbegnoch Ginbot 7 (AGUDM), on Saturday bid farewell to his career as an economics professor here in America to lead a struggle in Africa against the despotic regime in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia. Continue reading From University Professor to a Freedom Fighter