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Ethiopia After Meles: The Future of Democracy and Human Rights

U.S. Congress holds discussion on human rights in Ethiopia; Bill to be reintroduced
U.S. Congress holds hearing on human rights in Ethiopia; Bill to be reintroduced

By TesfaNews,

A subcommittee open hearing titled “Ethiopia After Meles: The Future of Democracy and Human Rights,” was held on June 20, 2013 by Congressman Christopher Smith,  the Chairman of the Subcommittee on Africa, Global Health, Global Human Rights, and International Organizations at the U.S. Congress in Washington DC.

This will be the second time Congressman Smith raised the matter after he worked hard in 2006 to bring the human rights and democracy issue of Ethiopia all the way from subcommittee to the House before it faced obstacles and died.  Continue reading Ethiopia After Meles: The Future of Democracy and Human Rights