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Burundi to fight AU peacekeepers, if they step foot on its soil; I say good, for different reason!

1 Jan

By Keffyalew Gebremedhin – The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

I am one of those persons puzzled by the regional and international pressures that is targeting Burundi to receive the 5,000-strong African Union (AU) force, known as MAPROBU for the African Prevention and Protection Mission in Burundi. The Peace and Security Council of the African Union (AU) approved the force on 17 December 2015.
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Case studies: Authoritarianism and the securitization of development in Africa – Chad, Ethiopia, Rwanda and Uganda 

30 Jan

By Keffyalew Gebremedhin – The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

    “For those who hoped to see the strengthening of human rights in Africa, with increasing governmental accountability and transparency, and with more inclusive and participatory forms of politics, this [situation – African resistance, erosion of Western dominance and the securitization of development] would not be good news.”

    – Jonathan Fisher and David M. Anderson, Authoritarianism and the securitization of development in Africa

New hypotheses and fresh arguments have been coming for a long time now to explain what has been shaping the post-Cold War relations between Western donor states on one hand and aid recipient African states and – to an extent – Eastern European governments on the other.
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የኢትዮጵያ ኤኮኖሚ በምርትና በንግድ ዶላር መሳብ ሲሳነው፡ የሕወሃት ባለሥልጣኖች የተ.መ.ድ. ሰላም አስከባሪ ሥምሪቶችን ቢዝነስ አደረጉ ይባላል

4 Dec

በከፍያለው ገብረመድኅን – The Ethiopia Observatory (TEO)

አዲስ አድማስ እንደኔው ተገርሞ ነው መሰለኝ፡ “ሰላም አስከባሪነት” ለኢትዮጵያና ለሩዋንዳ ገቢ እያሰገኘ ነው የሚለውን በዚህ ሣምንት እትሙ አስፍሮ ሳየው፡ ብቻዪን አይደለሁም አልኩ።
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