Somaliland’s long wait for int’l recognition

[Originally published on Somaliland Press.] Since its secession from the rest of Somalia in 1991,.

Human Right Watch’s strange letter to UK on Ethiopian aid

Human Rights Watch wrote an open letter, titled ‘Ethiopia: Letter Regarding UK Development Assistance’, to.

Exposed: BBC Newsnight turns to Wikileaks for more deceit

On Sept. 21, 2011, BBC Newsnight program aired a segment, which was supposed to be.

[Update – 5] Where is PM Meles Zenawi? 13 days and counting

Despite public concerns for his safety, Ethiopian Prime Minister Meles Zenawi went to Cairo, on.

Wikileaks| US opposed to Biosafety in Ethiopia [4 Cables full text]

Four leaked Cables of US Embassy Addis Ababa, dated Aug., Nov.’09, Dec. 2009 and Feb..

Wikileaks| PM Meles rebuking donors for the post-election violence

A leaked Cable of US Embassy Addis Ababa, dated June 2009, provides a summary of.

Ethiopia: British official dismisses BBC’s allegations [interview – text]

It is to be recalled that an allegation of aid misuse had been made last.

Wikileaks | Gay community booming in Ethiopia

A leaked Cable of US Embassy Addis Ababa, dated Dec. 30,2009, claims that: ‘a thriving.

Wikileaks | Ethiopia’s oil: Don’t bet on it

[The following post is authored by Fetsum.] If you are an Ethiopian, you probably believe.

Wikileaks| US prying on Chinese, Indian loans to Ethiopia [full text]

Highlights (quotes): * ‘the GoE has encouraged external private and quasi-private financing from China and.