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Monthly Archives: January 2008

2008 Report: Democracy Charade Undermines Rights

Posted 31st January 2008 Human Rights Watch Highlights Abuses in Pakistan, Kenya, China, Somalia (Washington, DC, January 31, 2008) – The established democracies are accepting flawed...

HRW slams the West for supporting false democracies

Posted 31st January 2008 Report says democracies enable despots ...

Second Kenya opposition MP killed

Posted 31st January 2008 ELDORET, Kenya (Reuters) - A second Kenyan opposition legislator was shot dead on Thursday, overshadowing the resumption of negotiations between...

Ethiopia (EPRDF/TPLF) accused of bomb attack

Posted 31st January 2008 Nairobi - Eritrea accused arch-foe Ethiopia on Wednesday of masterminding a bomb blast, which it said happened last week, killing one...

U.N. extends Ethiopia-Eritrea force mandate 6 months

Posted 31st January 2008 UNITED NATIONS (Reuters) - The Security Council renewed the mandate of the struggling U.N. peace force on the Eritrea-Ethiopia border for...

Making exceptions for Ethiopia

Posted 31st January 2008 By Tom Porteous Meles Zenawi thinks the west's attitude to Africa is unbalanced and unfair. But his country is being torn...

Positive Results From Ethiopia's Sheba Exploration

Posted 31st January 2008 Edited Press Release LONDON -(Dow Jones)- Sheba Exploration Thursday announced exploration results from the Finarwa Exclusive Exploration Licence Area in northern Ethiopia. Reconnaissance...

Five African leaders discuss Union gov’t prior to AU Summit

Posted 30th January 2008 APA-Addis Ababa (Ethiopia) Five African heads of state will meet on Wednesday with the African Union (AU) chairman, Ghanaian John Kufuor...

Gaddafi says Africa must unite or be dominated

Posted 30th January 2008 TRIPOLI (Reuters) - Libyan leader Muammar Gaddafi said on Tuesday African leaders meeting in Ethiopia this week should stop wasting time...