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Dutch prosecutors demand life for Ethiopian war crimes suspect

By Afp In a rare move, Dutch prosecutors Wednesday called for a Dutch-Ethiopian national to be jailed for life for “an atrocious campaign” of war crimes during Ethiopia’s “Red Terror” in the 1970s. “The gravity...

Dutch court to open Ethiopia 'Red Terror' war crimes trial (Daily Mail)

 The Red Terror Martyrs’ Museum opened in Addis Ababa in 2010 to honour those killed in the 1977-78 campaign of state terror by former dictator Mengistu Haile Mariam A Dutch-Ethiopian national goes on trial in The Hague on Monday...

Dutchman put on trial for Ethiopian war crimes in 1970s (Reuters)

AMSTERDAM (Reuters) – A Dutch citizen will go on trial in the Netherlands next Monday on charges he committed war crimes in Ethiopia in the 1970s. The 63-year-old Dutchman, who was born in Ethiopia, is accused of the incarceration, torture...

Loyola Marymount University Mounts National, Cultural and Academic Leadership with Publishing Press [Huffingtonpost]

Patrick A. Howell  Harriet Tubman Press Launched at Historic Leimert Park in Los Angeles Photography by Nick Belohlavy Roland Martin, Elias Wondimu, Angela Rye, Congressmember Karen Bass, and Collin Hinds at the inaugural launch of...

Death To Fascism, Then and Now: How Ethiopia Fought Back Against Mussolini (Okayafrica)

Abel Shifferaw Ethiopians were the first to fight fascism. With right wing nationalism on the rise again we can take a page from their book.  Weeks back, shortly after the horrific display of white supremacist violence that took place...

How a Minnesota paper became one of the world’s leading sources of Ethiopian news (minnpost)

By Ibrahim Hirsi Nearly a decade ago, when Henok Alemayehu Degfu spent his first two paychecks on a laptop, some of his relatives thought he was nuts. Degfu had been in the U.S. for only a couple of months at that point, and those close to...

ESAT Yesamintu Engeda Teklemariam Mengestu

Activist Nigist Yirga [Animation video - EHRP]