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Eskinder Nega Refuses to Sign False Confession in Exchange for Prison Release

“I call the government to immediately release him without conditions” – Senator Marco Rubio

When the price for freedom is signing a false confession. The regime’s foolish attempt to compel journalist and blogger Eskinder Nega to sign a false confession in exchange for his release draw worldwide condemnation.

BY CPJ

The Committee to Protect Journalists condemns the Ethiopian government’s attempts today to compel Ethiopian journalist and blogger Eskinder Nega to sign a false confession before releasing him under a presidential pardon. Continue reading Eskinder Nega Refuses to Sign False Confession in Exchange for Prison Release