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Vladimir Putin bids for major world role as his forces move into Syria

27 Sep

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)
by Emma Graham-Harrison and Alec Luhn

    Last week satellite images revealed Russia’s military expansion in Syria, with deployments of troops, tanks and warplanes. Now western governments are scrambling to respond to the shift in power in the Middle East

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The inescapable humanitarian crisis on wealthy Europe’s laps: States & peoples react differently

4 Sep

By Keffyalew Gebremedhin – The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

At its worst, the use of the term “migrant” by Europe, including by the international media, is devious. To start with, it is not consistent with international law.
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A World Order in Crisis

4 Sep

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)
by Henry Kissinger, former US Secretary of State

    “History offers no respite to countries that set aside their sense of identity in favor of a seemingly less arduous course. But nor does it assure success for the most elevated convictions in the absence of a comprehensive geopolitical strategy.”

Libya is in civil war, fundamentalist armies are building a self-declared caliphate across Syria and Iraq and Afghanistan’s young democracy is on the verge of paralysis. To these troubles are added a resurgence of tensions with Russia and a relationship with China divided between pledges of cooperation and public recrimination. The concept of order that has underpinned the modern era is in crisis.
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From Tunisia to Lampedusa: Ethiopian immigrants journey

5 Nov

Source: EuroNews
Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory

People registering at the local Red Crescent office in Medenine on the southern coast of Tunisia have come from Ethiopia, Eritrea, Sudan, Somalia. They have been waiting weeks for the UN Refugee Agency to decide their fate.
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Euro-Area Recession Deepens as Slowdown Exceeds Estimates

15 May

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory

By Angeline Benoit, Bloomberg

The euro-area economy shrank more than economists forecast in the three months through March, extending a recession to a record sixth quarter and increasing pressure on the currency bloc’s leaders to spur growth.
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TPLF agents are seeking asylum in Europe and North America for nefarious purposes; investigations underway

10 May

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory

“ኦባንግ የኢህአዴግ ደጋፊ ስደተኞችን አስጠነቀቁ “በአስመሳይ ስደተኞች ላይ በቂ መረጃ አለ”

“ክፉን በክፉ መመከት ባያስደስትም ወቅቱ ያስገድደናል” ሲሉ የአዲሲቷ ኢትዮጵያ የጋራ ንቅናቄ ዋና ዳይሬክተር ኦባንግ ሜቶ በተለይ ለጎልጉል ተናገሩ። አገዛዙን ሸሽተው በተለያዩ አገራት ከለላ አግኝተው በስደት የሚኖሩም ሆኑ ጉዳያቸው እየታየ ያሉ ወገኖች አካሄዳቸውን እንዲያስተካክሉ አስጠንቅቀዋል።

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Obang Metho

የአሜሪካ ከፍተኛ ባለስልጣናትና ህግ አውጪዎች፣ የጀርመን የኢሚግሬሽን ሃላፊዎችና ከፍተኛ የፖለቲካ ሰዎች፣ ከኖርዌይ የኢሚግሬሽን ጉዳይ ሃላፊዎችና ተዛማጅ ሃላፊነት ካላቸው የህግ ክፍሎች፣ በካናዳ በተለያዩ ደረጃ ካሉ ባለስልጣናትና ወትዋቾች (አክቲቪስቶች)፣ በስዊድን አንዲሁም በእንግሊዝ በተመሳሳይ ግንኙነት ፈጥረው እየሰሩ መሆኑንን ያመለከቱት አቶ ኦባንግ “አገራቱ የስደት ፈቃድ ካገኙ በኋላ ለስደት ዳረገን ከሚሉት መንግሥት ጋር በቅርብ እየሰሩ ስላሉ አስመሳይ ስደተኞች አስገራሚ መረጃዎች መሰብሰባቸውን አውቃለሁ” ብለዋል።
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Crystal gazing 2013: The relations between Ethiopia and UK in perspective

23 Feb

By Keffyalew Gebremedhin

2013 seems hardly a promising year, at least, not for everyone. I know it from the experience of my country that it is not, as bad policies have piled up to roil governance. While it still is too early to be conclusive, not Brazil, not China nor India have also fluttered any positive signals about 2013.
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