Ethiopia Throttles Rights Organisations

From nazret.com Thu Nov 22 2012, 01:17:26

Ethiopia Throttles Rights OrganisationsBy Ed McKennaADDIS ABABA , Nov 22 2012 (IPS) - The world received contradictory signals about Ethiopia's human rights record when in the same week it was elected to the United Nations Human Rights Council, a...

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