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Ethiopia: Marathoner has nothing to...

By Thom Patterson, Ralph Ellis and Briana Duggan, CNN# Ethiopia's Feyisa Lilesa crossed his arms above his head at the finish line of the Men's Marat...

What is triggering Ethiopia'  unrest

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South Sudan’s FVP Machar fires Taba...

July 23, 2016 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s First Vice President, Riek Machar, has dismissed Taban Deng Gai from the party of the Sudan People’s Liberation M...

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Economic Commentary By J. Bonsa, (PhD), special to Addis Standard The 25th episode of “Ginbot 20” was on show in Addis Abeba on May 28th. This is a...

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What is triggering Ethiopia'  unrest

What is triggering Ethiopia’s unrest?

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Ethiopia: Marathoner has nothing to fear after Olympic protest

Rio de Janeiro, Brazil (CNN)Olympic marathon runner Feyisa Lilesa has nothing to fear because of a protest gesture he displayed as he crossed the finish line, Ethiopia’s communication minister said Monday.

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What is triggering Ethiopia’s unrest?

Soruce Al Jazeera War & Conflict

Calls for an international investigation in Ethiopia have surfaced after more than 100 people were killed in demonstrations. The Ethiopian government is cracking down on ethnic Oromos and Amharas, who are calling for political reforms.

South Sudan’s FVP Machar fires Taban Deng

July 23, 2016 (JUBA) – South Sudan’s First Vice President, Riek Machar, has dismissed Taban Deng Gai from the party of the Sudan People’s Liberation Movement (SPLM-IO), accusing him of having defected to President Salva Kiir’s faction.

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SPLM-IO Chief Negotiator, Taban Deng Gai, speaking to journalists at Juba airport upon his return from Pagak with his team, 22 January 2016 (ST Photo)

Machar also asked President Kiir to relieve Gai from his position as Minister of Mining in the Transitional Government of National Unity (TGoNU), to which he nominated him.

“In exercise of my powers, as First Vice President of the Republic of South Sudan, as per the Agreement on the Resolution of the Conflict in South Sudan, Article 6, I hereby withdraw and recall Gen. Taban Deng Gai as Minister of Mining in the Transitional Government of National Unity as from today, 22nd of July, 2016,” partly reads the letter addressed to President Salva Kiir and copied to JMEC and IGAD.

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