Ethiopian police have arrested without charge two editors of the leading independent Amharic weekly Ethio-Mihdar,.
[This post was published on this blog yesterday, Friday Sept. 16. I reposted it again,.
A leaked Cable of US Embassy Addis Ababa, titled ‘Increased intimidation of the Private Press’,.
Editor-in-chief of Ethio-channel newspaper, an Amharic biweekly, released on bail after two weeks in custody. Conspicuously, ‘right activists’ and most media outlets kept silent.
Journalist Biruk Mekonen is indicted for defamation charges brought against the newspaper by the All Ethiopian Unity Party(AEUP)