Archives for: "December 2009, 15"

Ethiopia grants pardon to former opposition leaders

December 15th, 2009
Ethiopia grants pardon to former opposition leaders Source: Xinhua Ethiopia on Tuesday granted a pardon to 10 former leaders and members of the opposition Coalition for Unity and Democracy (CUD), saying that they confirmed they would "respect the… more »

Stranded Ethiopians repatriated from Libya

December 15th, 2009
The IOM gave each migrant 400 euros (around 585 dollars) when they landed in Addis Ababa Stranded Ethiopians repatriated from Libya Source: AFP TRIPOLI — The International Organisation for Migration repatriated on Tuesday 160 Ethiopian migrants who had… more »

'Death of Kyoto would be death of Africa': AU

December 15th, 2009
France's President Nicolas Sarkozy (R) welcomes Ethiopia's Prime Minister Meles Zenawi AFP 'Death of Kyoto would be death of Africa': AU Source: AFP ADDIS ABABA — The African Union on Tuesday estimated that the Copenhagen summit on climate change could… more »