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By Mihret G/kristos @MercyG_kirstos Addis Ababa – A court in the Tigray regional state capital Mekelle has released three of the five Tigray Television journalists who were detained for the past eight months accused by local authorities of “collaborating and disseminating enemy propaganda.” Misgna Syoum, one of the

Meskerem Abera. Photo: Ethio Niqat/AS-Screenshot Addis Abeba - Committee to Protect Journalists (CPJ) said Tuesday "Ethiopian police should unconditionally release online journalist Meskerem Abera and cease harassing members of the press." The Federal Police in Addis Abeba detained Meskerem Abera, founder and owner of “Ethio Niqat“,