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  1. Violence in the Horn of Africa: Ethiopia vs. EritreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday | CFR.org

    ... areas like the Ethiopian capital, Addis Ababa. Stunned by the outcome, the government, run by Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, enacted a controversial measure stipulating that only a party with 51 percent of the parliamentary seats can table an issue. ...

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  2. The Great Ethiopian Famine of 1984 RememberedRead the original story

    Monday Oct 27 | In-depth Africa

    Famine in Ethiopia is a topic that horrifies me. Over the years, I have written long commentaries on the subject often challenging with incontrovertible facts the fabricated and false claims of the Tigrean Peoples Liberation Front and its late leader Meles Zenawi that .

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  3. Review: 'Eritrea at a Crossroads: a narrative of triumph, betrayal and hope'Read the original story

    Wednesday Oct 22 | In-depth Africa

    ... explains how President Isaias ordered retaliation and then left for Saudi Arabia. Ethiopian Prime Minister, Meles Zenawi, was unable to reach his opposite number to "cool tempers down and contain the crisis." (p. 515). The war escalated out of ...

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  4. Eritrea: Eritrea's Narrative of 'Triumph, Betrayal and Hope'Read the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 22 | AllAfrica.com

    ... explains how President Isaias ordered retaliation and then left for Saudi Arabia. Ethiopian Prime Minister, Meles Zenawi, was unable to reach his opposite number to "cool tempers down and contain the crisis." (p. 515). The war escalated out of ...

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  5. Rub out Mbabazi, Uganda, and you get VP Mujuru and Zimbabwe in another African succession warRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 21 | Daily Monitor

    ... the mighty Ethiopian People's Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) rules, even there, when the steely-fisted Meles Zenawi died in 2012, his powerful wife Azeb Mesfin came close to denying Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn the job. In South ...

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  6. Somalia: The Forgotten Enemy- Dammul-Jadiin and Ethiopian NISS collaboration scandal unmaskedRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | CNN

    ... how well he knew about the history of the Ethiopia as well as the dictator,the late Prime Minster of Ethiopia, Meles Zenawi's personal history. Mr. Abdiqadir proposed to support the upcoming President , Hassan Sheikh Mohamud, that will be ...

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  7. Ethiopian authorities convict journalist in Addis AbabaRead the original story w/Photo

    Wednesday Oct 15 | CPJ Press Freedom Online

    ... of Feteh in July 2012 in connection with a series of articles about the health of the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi, local journalists said. Authorities blocked three other subsequent publications started by Temesghen, including Addis Times , ...

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  8. The Rise and Fall of the "Baksheesh State" in EthiopiaRead the original story

    Monday Oct 13 | In-depth Africa

    ... the amount of aid they give to states who enlist in their proxy service. For instance, after the late Meles Zenawi invaded Somalia in 2006, the U.S. increased its aid to his regime from nearly $1.8 billion in 2005 to nearly $3.5 billion in 2008 . ...

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  9. Ethiopia: IMF Vs. GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Oct 13 | AllAfrica.com

    ... In fact, severe resistance to IMF's policy recommendation is one of things that the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi is remembered for. To put it into perspective, neither sides had the complete upper hand historically. While the Fund remained loyal ...

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  10. KAIZEN seminar held today Read the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Walta Information Centre

    ... support. The KAIZEN project was launched by JICA in October 2009 upon the request by the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi. It has caused a nation-wide movement as the KAIZEN Commission held its first meeting on 16 September 2014, which Prime ...

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  11. Australian doctor Catherine Hamlin misses out on Nobel peace prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Friday Oct 10 | Sydney Morning Herald

    ... Prize nominee and an Australian Living Legend. She was made an honorary citizen of Ethiopia by Prime Minister Meles Zenawi. She was nominated for the peace prize by Dr Tedros Adhanom Ghebreyesus, the Ethiopian Minister for Foreign Affairs, who is a ...

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  12. Australian doctor up for Nobel Peace PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Thursday Oct 9 | NEWS.com.au

    ... with an Order of Australia Centenary Medal and was made an honorary citizen of Ethiopia by Prime Minister Meles Zenawi. She is also on Australia's Living Legend list. Dr Hamlin co-founded the Addis Ababa Fistula Hospital with her late husband, Dr ...

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  13. Ethiopia: Lawlessness at Washington EPRDF EmbassyRead the original story

    Tuesday Oct 7 | In-depth Africa

    ... prisoners of conscience. In case the Ambassador has forgotten the treasonous and gruesome legacy of tyrant Meles Zenawi, here below is a mirror from my files for him to look into it:-: "Sellout of Ethiopia's vital national interests such as active ...

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  14. Assessing Ethiopian Climate Change Mitigation EffortsRead the original story

    Friday Oct 3 | Tigrai Online

    ... back in 2011. The first two paragraphs of the foreword on the strategy document put by the then Prime Minister Meles Zenawi clearly denote this fact: 'For Ethiopia, green growth is a necessity as well as an opportunity to be seized. It is an ...

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  15. The Revolutionary Democrats Could Get Hard-Headed...Read the original story

    Sep 29, 2014 | Hispanic Business

    ... of the Ethiopian authorities on two issues, according to gossip. The newly installed administration of the late Meles Zenawi was interested to use funds obtained from international aids in the national budget. That was long before the introduction ...

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  16. Letter from Africa: Emptying EritreaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | BBC News

    ... split from Ethiopia. They talk of the kinship between nations, of how Mr Isais and the late Ethiopian leader Meles Zenawi were in fact cousins. "If you own a peaceful country where there is justice and where you can work and loudly speak your mind, ... 1 comment

  17. Western activists: check your facts before badmouthing EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 26, 2014 | Walta Information Centre

    Western activists: check your facts before badmouthing Ethiopia By Sasahulh Yalew The past week has apparently been chosen as a week of pointing fingerers at the government of Ethiopia. Reporters without borders claimed that:- "Prime Minister Meles Zenawi's death in August 2012 and his replacement by Hailemariam Desalegn raised hopes of political and social reforms that would benefit freedom of information.

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  18. Western activists: Read your own laws before badmouthing EthiopiaRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 25, 2014 | Walta Information Centre

    Sasahulh Yalew The past week has apparently been chosen as a week of pointing fingerers at the government of Ethiopia. Reporters without borders claimed that :- "Prime Minister Meles Zenawi's death in August 2012 and his replacement by Hailemariam Desalegn raised hopes of political and social reforms that would benefit freedom of information. 1 comment

  19. Re-greening Ethiopia: A Meles Zenawi legacy that's still on trackRead the original story w/Photo

    Sep 19, 2014 | Walta Information Centre

    RutaShemelis Last month, the media was full of massive tree-planting campaigns in memory of the Great Leader MelesZenawi. For example, Western Shewa zone have established 172 parks in memory of MelesZenawi, the SNNPR planted about 6o millions trees, Benishangl region announced more than 77 percent of the trees planted in 86 MelesZenawi memorial parks had survived.

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  20. Ethiopia: Desalegn's Distraction?Read the original story w/Photo

    Sep 18, 2014 | AllAfrica.com

    ... protocols - they do not constitute "breaking developments" per se. For example, prior to his passing, the late Meles Zenawi had similarly changed Ethiopia's policy toward Eritrea from one based on "no-war-no-peace" to the active pursuit of "regime ...

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