Monthly Archives: April 2015

ENTC Weekly Radio – April 30

Listen to ENTC radio program – April 30 News, Interviews, entertainment, etc Listen here (mp3) To listen by phone – 213-992-4363

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Ethiopia: Economic Growth, Political Repression And ISIS

Analyzing Recent Events   By Eurasiareview April 29, 2015 Nestled in the turbulent Horn of Africa, Ethiopia is Africa’s oldest independent modern nation-state and second most populous. Discourse on Ethiopia has traditionally revolved around poverty, conflict, disease, and famine, yet in recent years it has experienced considerable economic growth, making it amongst “Africa’s top performing […]

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Ethiopia to scapegoat Samayawi Party & local Muslims for ISIS killings

According to Aigaforum, a website-closely affiliated with Ethiopia’s spy services, a crackdown on local opposition forces will be launched soon.  It will likely target the popular Samayawi Party and local Muslim populations under the guise of fighting terrorism and avenging the brutal killing of Ethiopian nationals by ISIS. In an April 27, 2015 article entitled  […]

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ኢትዮጵያ — መንግስት-አልባዋ ሀገር

April 27, 3014 ባለፈው እሁድ አይሲስ ባሰራጨው ቪዱዮ ኢትዮጵያውያን ክርስቲያኖች በሁለት የተለያዩ ቦታዎች ሲገደሉ ተመልክተናል። ስለ ቪዱዮው ብዘ ማለት ቢቻልም ወገኖቻችን ከአገራቸው ወጥተው ወደ ተሻለ ኑሮ ፍለጋ መንከራተታቸው ሇዙህ ዓይነቱ አሰቃቂ ሞት ዲርጓቸዋል። ከአገራቸው የወጡት እየኖሩ ከመሞት ለመትረፍ ቢሆንም በስደት ደግሞ እጅግ መራራውን የሞት ጽዋ ጠጥተዋል። ይህ የወገኖቻችን ዕልቂት በዓለማችን ላይ በሚገኝ በምንም ዓይነት ቋንቋ፣ […]

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ETHIOPIA: CRY ONCE AGAIN, OUR BELOVED COUNTRY!

Ethiopian lives matter! Exactly ten years ago in 2005, almost to the month, the late supreme leader of the Thugtatorship of the Tigrean Peoples Liberation Front (T-TPLF), Meles Zenawi, personally directed a campaign of brutal suppression of unarmed protesters following the general election that year. On May 16, 2005, Meles Zenawi declared a state of […]

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Obang Metho’s Letter to Ethiopian Religious Leaders

An Urgent Call for Prayer for Our Nation   April 25, 2015 Dear Ethiopian religious leaders and members of the Ethiopian faith community, I am coming to you as a human being and also as a believer in Jesus Christ. My appeal is not only for fellow Christians, even though it is a call for […]

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ENTC and Ethiopian Youth National Movement (EYNM) joint Press release

Ethiopian National Transitional Council (ENTC) and Ethiopian Youth National Movement (EYNM) have jointly issued a press release underscoring the timeliness of forming an all inclusive unified force that should lead the struggle for independence from the tyrannical regime. Read the full Statement (pdf)

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ENTC Weekly Radio – April 23

Listen to ENTC radio program – April 23 News, Interviews, entertainment, etc Listen here (mp3) To listen by phone – 213-992-4363

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Ethiopia: A country without a government          

THE PROTEST SLOGAN SHOUTED OUT BY ETHIOPIAN MOURNERS IN THE STREETS OF ADDIS ABABA TODAY FOLLOWING THE MASSACRE OF ETHIOPIAN CHRISTIANS IN LIBYA           April 21, 2015 On Sunday, April 19th, the Islamic State (IS) released a video depicting the gruesome killing of Ethiopian Christians in Libya. It is said to […]

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Not a safe planet to be an Ethiopian.

Not a safe planet to be an Ethiopian. By Yilma Bekele The terrorist group ISIL murdered twenty eight Ethiopians in cold blood in the deserts of Libya. In Durban South Africa two Ethiopian brothers aged twenty two and twenty four were locked inside their ‘container shop’ and set on fire. In Beirut Lebanon a young […]

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ENTC Press Release on the atrocities of Ethiopian migrants

ENTC has issued a press release denouncing the killings and sufferings of Ethiopian migrants in South Africa and Arab countries Click here to read the Press Release (pdf)

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Remembering the Armenian Genocide

Author’s Note: The Armenian Genocide which began one hundred years ago this week inside present-day Turkey will be remembered worldwide on April 24. That Genocide began with a roundup of Armenian intellectuals, clergy,  educators, writers, community leaders and other notable members of the Armenian community in Constantinople, (renamed Istanbul in 1923), the capital of the […]

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ENTC Weekly Radio – April 17

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Ethiopians Break their Silence against Government Repression and Forced Displacement

New Landmark Testimony: “We Say the Land is Not Yours” Oakland, CALIFORNIA – We Say the Land is Not Yours: Breaking the Silence against Forced Displacement in Ethiopia, a landmark report from the Oakland Institute documents testimony from members of several ethnic groups from different areas of the country,1 bringing forward the voices of those most […]

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A Special Tribute to Prof. Donald Levine

Prof. Donald Levine: The scholars’ scholar This past January, Prof. Levine emailed to tell me about his long-planned visit to Ethiopia that had been thwarted by his illness. He had set three objectives for that trip. He wanted to be present for the launching of his book Interpreting Ethiopia in Addis Ababa. He wanted to […]

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ENTC Weekly Radio – April 9

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Ethiopia, Kenya and the leadership vacuum.

Ethiopia, Kenya and the leadership vacuum. By Yilma Bekele Somalia would take a long time to recover and start acting like a Nation. Kenya the sane among the group has entered the warring Nations club. South Sudan has become a playground for all its neighbors plus the UN, Chinese oil companies, IMF, NGO’s, Evangelical Christians […]

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Ethiopia: The Meles Jinx, the GERD Nixed?

To “build the dam” or to “abandon” it:  That was Meles’ question! Exactly four years ago, almost to the day, on April 2, 2011, the late Meles Zenawi gave a speech in Guba, Benishangul Gumuz in Western Ethiopia, setting out his dream and vision for what he called the “Millennium Dam” (later called “Grand Ethiopian […]

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Nigerian election surprise: Will Ethiopians heed the lessons?

Solidarity Movement for a New Ethiopia (SMNE) Surprise results in Nigerian elections unprecedented in Africa as president concedes victory to opposition   April 4, 2015 Ethiopians, along with Africans all over the continent, are stunned! Out of 55 countries in Africa over the last 65 years, only five incumbent African leaders, according to one report, […]

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Ethiopian Youth National Movement (EYNM) on paltalk

Ato Masresha Tilahun, EYNM chairman, appeared on Ethiopians Forum for Political Civility (Aba Mella) discussion forum.   https://youtu.be/8LZapD0lPko

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ENTC Weekly Radio – April 2

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Comment on Gadaa Melbaa’s book: “Oromia, an Introduction to the History of the Oromo People”

By Tefera Dinberu This comment is in regards to Melbaa Gadaa’s book on Oromia that was published in Minnesota in 1988 on the history of the Oromoo people. The objective of my comment is to help Melbaa and other thinkers like him see history with all its vices and virtues and intellectually project the destiny […]

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