The local river after only three important rains is now a wide alley of fast flowing water about 7 feet deep. Just three weeks ago the river did not surpass an adult`s knees at the deepest part and the flow was slow and very narrow. One can see the results of too much water by marks in the local river banks. Read more →
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Schibbye and Persson were slightly injured in the gunfight
The trial of two Swedish journalists facing charges of supporting and training rebels in Ethiopia’s restive Ogaden region has been adjourned.
Closing arguments in the case were scheduled for December 21 as Wednesday’s court session ended in Addis Ababa on Wednesday.Reporter Martin Schibbye and photographer Johan Persson were arrested in Ethiopia’s Ogaden region where Ethiopian forces have clashed with the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) on July 1. Read more →