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Mahlet Fasil Addis Abeba, April 17/2019 – The Ethiopian Islamic Affairs Supreme Council Addis Abeba office denounced security forces’ attack on Abdulqadir mosque and worshipers inside the mosque located in Akaki Kifle Ketema, Wereda 08, in the southern outskirt of Addis Abeba. At least nine people, including women and children, …

Hayalnesh Gezahegn Addis Abeba, April 17/2019 – Several interns and last year medical students in Arsi University, Assela city, 175 km south east of Addis Abeba, were injured this morning when security forces attempted to forcibly disperse them while demonstrating, a medical student at the university told Addis Standard. Many …

Abel Abate Demissie & Ahmed Soliman The prime minister has made great strides at reforming the authoritarian state in his first year. But how will he confront the hurdles ahead? Addis Abeba, April 17/2019 – It has been a whirlwind year for Ethiopia since Abiy Ahmed became prime minister. He …