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  1. Ethiopia 2014: I Always Remember in November and inRead the original story

    Tuesday Nov 11 | In-depth Africa

    In 2005, Ethiopians faced unspeakable horrors. Following the parliamentary elections in May of that year, hundreds of Ethiopian citizens who protested the daylight theft of that election were massacred or seriously shot and wounded by police and security personnel under the exclusive command and control of the late regime leader Meles Zenawi.

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  2. The day Ethiopian protestors shut a busy street in BrusselsRead the original story

    Monday Nov 10 | In-depth Africa

    ... inflicted by their respective leaders professing communist Marxist - Leninist ideology. The first evil act of Meles Zenawi regime to dismantle Ethiopia was to desecrate the Green, Yellow and Red original flag as well as remove the statute of Emperor ...

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  3. 1984 Great Ethiopian Famine: TPLF Still Licensed to StealRead the original story

    Monday Nov 3 | In-depth Africa

    In my commentary last week, , I reviewed various commentaries I had written over the years challenging the fabricated and false claims of the Tigrean Peoples Liberation Front and its late leader Meles Zenawi that there has been no famine in Ethiopia since they took power in 1991. I argued that Meles & Co., in a silent conspiracy of semantics and word games with the international donors and loaners, have managed to successfully conceal the existence of famine ravaging various parts of Ethiopia for over two decades.

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  4. Ethiopia: UN Names Addis the Third Capital for UN OperationsRead the original story w/Photo

    Monday Nov 3 | AllAfrica.com

    ... of staff and rental expenses forced the organization to look for alternatives. Hence, the late Prime Minister Meles Zenawi laid the cornerstone in 2010 for the new building, which was expected to be completed in 2012. However, it was delayed for a ...

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  5. The Ethiopian Government and the Church in Ethiopia Encouraged to...Read the original story w/Photo

    Sunday Nov 2 | PRWeb

    ... were never witnessed under the reign of King Haile Selassie I. In 1991, Mengistu was overthrown by rebel leader Meles Zenawi, who also was no supporter of the monarchy. According to numerous Ethiopian newspaper sources, such as ECADF Ethiopian News ...

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

    Thursday Oct 30 | 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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  7. 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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  8. 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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  9. 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 ... 5 comments

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

    Oct 15, 2014 | 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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  12. Ethiopian authorities convict journalist in Addis AbabaRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 15, 2014 | 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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  13. The Rise and Fall of the "Baksheesh State" in EthiopiaRead the original story

    Oct 13, 2014 | 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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  14. Ethiopia: IMF Vs. GovernmentRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 13, 2014 | 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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  15. KAIZEN seminar held today Read the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | 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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  16. Australian doctor Catherine Hamlin misses out on Nobel peace prizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 10, 2014 | 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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  17. Australian doctor up for Nobel Peace PrizeRead the original story w/Photo

    Oct 9, 2014 | 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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  18. Ethiopia: Lawlessness at Washington EPRDF EmbassyRead the original story

    Oct 7, 2014 | 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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  19. Assessing Ethiopian Climate Change Mitigation EffortsRead the original story

    Oct 3, 2014 | 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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  20. 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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