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Executive Order on Imposing Sanctions on Certain Persons With Respect to the Humanitarian and Human Rights Crisis in Ethiopia

BRIEFING ROOM Executive Order on Imposing Sanctions on Certain Persons With Respect to the Humanitarian and Human Rights Crisis in Ethiopia SEPTEMBER 17, 2021 •…

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Ethiopia violence stokes alarm in Washington about civil war

Ethiopia violence stokes alarm in Washington about civil war RACHEL OSWALD CQ-ROLL CALL UPDATED SEPTEMBER 22, 2021 6:28 PM WASHINGTON — The worsening conflict in…

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30 Organizations Issue Joint Open Letter to UN Secretary-General and Permanent Representatives of Security Council Member States on Ending Violence and Famine in Tigray

Statement 30 Organizations Issue Joint Open Letter to UN Secretary-General and Permanent Representatives of Security Council Member States on Ending Violence and Famine in Tigray…

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US blasts ‘dangerous’ rhetoric by ally of Ethiopia PM

US blasts ‘dangerous’ rhetoric by ally of Ethiopia PM Fighting broke out in Ethiopia’s northern Tigray region last November (AFP/Yasuyoshi Chiba) Abiy Ahmed Robbie COREY-BOULET…

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‘I Just Cry’: Dying Of Hunger In Ethiopia’s Blockaded Tigray Region

‘I Just Cry’: Dying Of Hunger In Ethiopia’s Blockaded Tigray Region September 20, 20214:19 AM ET THE ASSOCIATED PRESS Letmedhin Eyasu holds her one year-old…

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Can the Biden sanctions strategy end the Tigray war?

Can the Biden sanctions strategy end the Tigray war? SEPTEMBER 19, 2021 MARTIN PLAUT ETHIOPIA, NEWS, TIGRAY We now have in place most of the…

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Biden signs executive order authorizing new Ethiopia sanctions amid reports of atrocities

Biden signs executive order authorizing new Ethiopia sanctions amid reports of atrocities By Jennifer Hansler, Betsy Klein and Nima Elbagir, CNN Updated 8:31 AM ET,…

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The world watches as Abiy loses it — and risks losing Ethiopia, too.

RESPONSIBLE STATECRAFT Analysis Reporting QiOSK About 9/11 At 20: A Week Of Reflection  Today, President Biden announced an Executive Order that declared the war,…

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Opening Statement By Michelle Bachelet, UN High Commissioner For Human Rights 48th Session Of The Human Rights Council

Opening Statement By Michelle Bachelet, UN High Commissioner For Human Rights 48th Session Of The Human Rights Council Tuesday, 14 September 2021, 6:03 am Press…

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Protest against abuses in Ethiopia’s Tigray region

Protest against abuses in Ethiopia’s Tigray region By Africanews with AP Last updated: 1 hour ago ETHIOPIA Around 300 protesters gathered in Geneva in front…

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