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U.S. Issued Security Warning to Its Citizens in Ethiopia

The U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa issues a country wide security alert to its citizens
The U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa issues a country wide security alert to its citizens following the outbreak of a 24 hour demonstration in the capital. What do the Embassy know about security threats in the country than the election waiting to be rigged and its aftermath?

By U.S. Embassy (Ethiopia),

THE U.S. Embassy in Addis Ababa, Ethiopia informs U.S. citizens that political rallies or demonstrations may occur without significant notice throughout Ethiopia, particularly in the lead up to Ethiopian national elections in May 2015.

Such rallies and demonstrations may be organized by any party or group and can occur in any open space throughout the country. In Addis Ababa, applications for permits to conduct rallies are often requested for Meskel Square or Bel Air Field. Continue reading U.S. Issued Security Warning to Its Citizens in Ethiopia