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U.S. Senators Condemn Ethiopian Abuses, Urge ‘Review’ of Security Assistance

Ben Cardin call review of U.S. Assistance to Ethiopia
A U.S. Senate Committee has given initial approval to a Senate resolution (S.Res.432) tabled by Sen. Cardin, Benjamin L. [D-MD] calling on the White House to review American assistance to Ethiopia.
By Reprieve,

A U.S. Senate Committee has given initial approval to a Senate resolution calling on the White House to review American assistance to Ethiopia, amid concerns over the kidnap and detention of activist Andy Tsege and other abuses in the country.

The resolution ‘Supporting respect for human rights and encouraging inclusive governance in Ethiopia‘ is set for a vote in the full Senate during this legislative session, after passing its first stage of approval by Senators on the Committee on Foreign Relations. Continue reading U.S. Senators Condemn Ethiopian Abuses, Urge ‘Review’ of Security Assistance