Archives for: "December 2009, 25"

Ethiopia - Who is Dr. Berhanu Nega?

December 25th, 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 »

East Africans: face of San Diego taxi industry

December 25th, 2009
East Africans: face of San Diego taxi industry A few days after about 300 San Diego taxi drivers went on strike to protest the amount of money they pay to lease cabs, organizers gathered the drivers in a City Heights meeting hall to rally them. The… more »

Ethiopia - Zenawi’s Political Vendetta Will Not Slow Our Quest for Freedom - Ginbot 7

December 25th, 2009
Ethiopia - Zenawi’s Political Vendetta Will Not Slow Our Quest for Freedom - Ginbot 7 23 December 2009 Ginbot 7 Press Release On November 19, 2009 the kangaroo court of the ethnocentric regime in Ethiopia passed a “guilty verdict” against General Tefera… more »

Ethiopia hails UN sanctions on Eritrea

December 25th, 2009
Ethiopia hails UN sanctions on Eritrea ADDIS ABABA (AFP) – Ethiopia hailed the UN Security Council's decision to impose an arms embargo and targeted sanctions on Eritrea as "just and appropriate". "The arms embargo and the other sanctions from by UNSC… more »

Ethiopia - Local nonprofit donates new arm to Ethiopian boy

December 25th, 2009
ALAN BERNER / THE SEATTLE TIMES Abayneh Adefris and his foster mother, Traci Grant, share a joke at the end of their first visit to the prosthetist's office in Everett. Local nonprofit donates new arm to Ethiopian boy Abayneh Adefris lost his arms in a… more »