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TPLF’s Ethiopia: Basic Facts about the Political and Military Structure

“…By changing nothing, nothing changes…” – Tony Robbins

The hegemony of a minority regime of Meles Zenawi is not sustainable: Amb. Herman Cohen

By Sophia Tesfamariam,

Professor Mesfin Wolde Mariam, former Chairman of the Ethiopian Human Rights Council (EHRC), has in the past aptly described Meles Zenawi’ regime as being:

” … an ethnic-based federation… dominated by the minority ethnic Tigrayans… the federal structure in effect divides and rules larger ethnic groups such as the Oromos and Amharas and bars non-members of the Tigrayan People’s Liberation Front…”

Professor Mesfin Wolde Mariam was not biased when he said that the Meles regime was dominated by the minority ethnic Tigrayans. Continue reading TPLF’s Ethiopia: Basic Facts about the Political and Military Structure