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Swift pardon for Swedish journalists ‘unlikely’

Pardons for the two Swedish journalists jailed for ‘aiding terrorism’ is likely to take more time than reported, says a senior government official.

Quoting European Union Parliament Member and former Belgian Foreign Minister Louis Michel, who met Prime Minister Meles Zenawi two weeks ago in Addis Ababa, some international media outlets reported that the pair, Martin Schibbye and Johan Persson, could be released “within days.” 343 more words

Ethiopian Politics

“What’s Meles got to hide?”

Ethiopia’s economy is booming. The government is very proud about it. ETV cannot get enough of showing a BBC broadcast talking about Ethiopia’s fast growing economy. 1,295 more words

Ethiopian Politics