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US Embassy alerts US citizens of Addis Abeba-Jijiga road blockade, as well between Babile & Harar due to fighting

10 Aug

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)
US Embassy Press Release, August 10, 2017
 
The U.S. Embassy is aware of reports that the main road from Addis Ababa to Jijiga has been blocked by security forces between the cities of Babile and Harar due to intense fighting including gunfire.

Ethiopian Defense Force troops are arriving in the area, and the road is not passable. The Embassy recommends that U.S. citizens avoid travel between Babile and Harar at this time.

As always, review your personal security plans; remain aware of your surroundings, including local events; and monitor local news stations for updates. Maintain a high level of vigilance and take appropriate steps to enhance your personal security.
 

TIKA, Turkey’s aid agency, continues its focus on Harar & its historic mosque

8 Jul

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

We’re delighted to give this iconic monument the renovation it deserves,’ says TIKA official.

The Nejashi Mosque is one of the world’s earliest mosques, built in the fourth century by the companions of Prophet Mohammed, who – exiled from Arabia by the Qurayshi pagans – came to Ethiopia, where they found a welcome refuge.
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Erdogan aims to use Ethiopia as stepping stone & the Horn to foster allies to revive Ottoman legacies as vehicle for Ankara’s influences

23 Jan

By Keffyalew Gebremedhin – The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

TEO understands that President Recep Tayyip Erdogan has accomplished a great deal for Turkey, especially in terms of its economic growth and national development. His contribution is equally notable in generating strong Turkish national confidence.
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TPLF regime amenable to serving revival of Erdogan’s Ottoman dream – hopefully not the unhappy historical baggages too

23 Jan

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

Turkish President Recep Tayyip Erdogan’s ongoing visit to Addis Ababa may help strengthen the already strong relations between Turkey and Ethiopia at both the economic and political levels.
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Ottoman nostalgia? Ethiopia’s Harar becomes shrine to Turkish gov’t officials, tourists & NGOs

23 Dec

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

Addis Ababa December 22/2014 (ENA): Turkey’s Ambassador to Ethiopia, Osman Riza Yavuzalp, said his country will further consolidate its assistance to health and other development works in Harari Regional State.
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በሃረር በጅምላ የተቀበሩ ሰዎች መቃብር መገኘቱን ተከትሎ ግጭት ተነሳ

11 Jun

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory

ሰኔ ፫ ቀን ፳፻፮ ዓ/ም (ኢሳት ዜና):- በቀበሌ 19 ልዩ ስሙ ሃመሬሳ ወይም መድፈኛ ጀርባ በሚባለው አካባቢ ሰኔ 2 ቀን 2006 ዓም በቁፋሮ ላይ የነበረ አንድ የግሪደር ሹፌር የተከማቹ አስከሬኖችን አግኝቷል።
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ኢትዮጵያ ውስጥ በርካታ ወጣቶች በየሥፍራው በደህንነት ኃይሎች እየታሠሩ፡ እየታፈኑ ነው

6 Jun

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

አቦከር መሰናዶ 2ኛ ደረጃ ትምህርት ቤት ሐረር:

ግንቦት ፳፰ ቀን ፳፻፮ ዓ/ም (ኢሳት ዜና):- የአቦከር መሰናዶ 2ኛ ደረጃ ትምህርት ቤት ተማሪዎች የታሰሩት የሁለተኛ ደረጃ ፈተና ካጠናቀቁ በሁዋላ ከግቢያቸው በመውጣት መፈክሮችን እያሰሙ ወደ ማሃል ከተማ በመጓዝ ላይ እያሉ ነው። ተማሪዎቹ “በሀረር ክልል የሚታየው አድሎ ይቁም፣ ፍትሃዊ አስተዳደር ይኑር፣ መንግስት በህዝብ ላይ የሚያደርሰው በደል ይቁም” የሚሉና ሌሎችንም መፈክሮች እያሰሙ ተቃውሞአቸውን ሲገልጹ አርፍደዋል።
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Fire case prisoner in Harar found dead allegedly from police beatings

8 Apr

Posted by The Ethiopia Observatory

መጋቢት ፳፱ (ሃያ ዘጠኝ) ቀን ፳፻፮ ዓ/ም (ኢሳት ዜና):-የቀበሌ 10 ነዋሪ የሆነው ዳንኤል ጎሳ የተበላው ወጣት ሀኪም ወረዳ ፖሊስ ጣቢያ ከታሰረ በሁዋላ በእስር ቤት ውስጥ ከፍተኛ ድብደባ ደርሶበት መሞቱን የፖሊስ ምንጮች ገልጸዋል።

ፖሊስ በበኩሉ ወጣቱ በራሱ ቲሸርት ታንቆ መሞቱን የገለጸ ሲሆን፣ የእስር ቤት ምንጮች እንዳሉት ግን ወጣቱ ከፍተኛ ደብደባ ደርሶበት ሊሞት ተቃርቦ እንደነበር፣ ፖሊስ እጁ እንደሌለበት ለማስመሰል ቲሸርቱን አውልቆ በወጣቱ አንገት ላይ በማሰር እራሱን እንደሰቀለ አድርጎ ለቤተሰቡ ሪፖርት አድርጓል።

ወጣቱ መጋቢት 25 ቀን 2006 ዓም መቀበሩን ለማወቅ ተችሎአል። ኢሳት በእስር ቤት ውስጥ የሚፈጸሙ አሰቃቂ ድብደባዎችን በተመለከተ መዘገቡ ይታወሳል። ሶስት ነጋዴዎችም እንዲሁ ፖሊስ ጋራጅ በተባለው እስር ቤት ውስጥ ከፍተኛ ደብደባ ደርሶባቸው ራሳቸውን ስተው ነበር።

በሌላ በኩል ደግሞ ጋዜጠኛ ጀማል ዳውድ ከቀናት እስር በሁዋላ ተፈቷል። የሰብአዊ መብት ድርጅቶች እስካሁን ድረስ ወደ ስፍራው በመሄድ እስር ቤቶችን አለመጎብኘታቸውን የደረሰን መረጃ ያመለክታል።
 

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