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Police failed to bring Dr. Merera Gudina to court as called by Yonatan Tesfaye for defense witness – Jan 4, 2017 hearing


Imprisoned journalist Eskinder Nega was in court to testify for activist Yonatan One of the defense witnesses for human rights activist and Semayawi Party former public relations head Yonatan Tesfaye, Dr. Merera Gudina, who recently has been arrested for testifying human rights situations in Ethiopia at the European Union (EU), was not brought to court. […]

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Activist Nigist Yirga charged with terrorism for participating in peaceful protest: January 13th hearing

Activist Nigist Yirga who has been jailed for participating in a peaceful protest in Gondar, Ethiopia charged with terrorism after spending over four months in Maekelawi Federal Police Investigation Bureau. She was kidnapped in Gondar in September and soon brought to Maekelawi. Nigist Yirga is known for a viral photo, wearing a t-shirt showing portrait […]

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