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Ethiopia: PM Warns of Stern Action Over Violence

“It should be clear that there is a limit to patience”

“The use of force and violence cannot be the way to demand rights or raise questions. We have to believe in discussion and not in violent struggles” – PM Abiy

BY ANADOLU NEWS

Ethiopian prime minister on Friday threatened to take “stern action” against those forces which do not give up violence.

Abiy Ahmed was responding to questions of lawmakers at parliament. Continue reading Ethiopia: PM Warns of Stern Action Over Violence

Analysis: Rising Death Toll, Displacement and Protests in Eastern Ethiopia

The alarming conflict, killings and displacement in Eastern Ethiopia continues as violence intensifies in the border areas of Somalia and Oromia Regional states.

BY LIYAT FEKADE | ADDIS STANDARD

Increasing numbers of civilian casualties due to military actions in parts of east, south and south east Ethiopia over the last weeks has now led to fresh protests, more deaths and displacements in several places in eastern Ethiopia.

On the other hand, federal and regional authorities have gone from denial to pointing fingers at one another to explain the root cause of what is visibly becoming an alarming breach of peace and stability in many areas bordering the Oromia and Somali regional states. Continue reading Analysis: Rising Death Toll, Displacement and Protests in Eastern Ethiopia