Archives for: "December 2009, 22"

Ethiopia - Birtukan Mideksa is nazret.com's Person of The Year

December 22nd, 2009
Birtukan Mideksa Ethiopia - Birtukan Mideksa is nazret.com's Person of The Year Ethiopian prisoner of conscience, Birtukan Mideksa, is nazret.com's Person of The Year for 2009. Two thousand three hundred seventy two readers participated in the poll… more »

Ethiopia - Who is Dr. Berhanu Nega?

December 22nd, 2009
Ethiopia - Who is Dr. Berhanu Nega? Dr. Berhanu Nega is born in Debre Zeyit, Ethiopia in 1958, he attended Addis Ababa University where he participated in the student movement against the ruling Derg government in his freshman year. When the government… more »

Ethiopia - Profanity at the Helm of Diplomacy: The Moral Decay of Meles Zenawi

December 22nd, 2009
Ethiopia - Profanity at the Helm of Diplomacy: The Moral Decay of Meles Zenawi Ginbot 7 Statement Last week, during the UN's human rights review session on Ethiopia, the United States' Ambassador to the UN Human Rights Council, Douglas M. Griffiths… more »

Meles Zenawi, the Man Who Sold Ethiopia Turns His Eyes on Africa

December 22nd, 2009
Meles Zenawi, the Man Who Sold Ethiopia Turns His Eyes on Africa 22 December 2009 Ginbot 7 Statement In August 2009, when African leaders selected Ethiopia’s notorious dictator to represent Africa in the Copenhagen Climate Change Conference, Ginbot 7… more »

Five sentenced to death in Ethiopia assassination plot trial

December 22nd, 2009
Dr. Berhanu Nega Five sentenced to death in Ethiopia assassination plot trial Source: AFP ADDIS ABABA — An Ethiopian court on Tuesday sentenced five senior opposition figures to death and 33 other people to life imprisonment for plotting to assassinate… more »