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Yonatan

“If speaking for those killed on the streets constitutes a crime, I will take it as my badge of honor” Yonatan Tesfaye “If Yonatan was my student I would have, at best, given some of his writings Fs and Cs; I wouldn’t call him a terrorist”, Dr. Dagnachew Assefa   …
families-of-the-accused

Journalist Darsema Sori Banqash is sentenced to four years and five months as he is suffering from tuberculosis; four of the 20 are among the 38 inmates facing a separate charge suspected of burning Qilinto prison Mahlet Fasil Addis Abeba Jan. 03/2017– The federal High Court 19th criminal bench has …
befeqadu-sketch

BefeQadu Z. Hailu for Addis Standard Wakoma Tafa was planning to get married on Sunday, Oct.10, 2016. But just three days before his wedding he was arbitrarily detained around Alem Gena, 25k west of Addis Abeba, a city within the special zone of the Oromia Regional State.  On the day …