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We struggle in unison to end dictatorship in Ethiopia – A Joint Statement

We struggle in unison to end dictatorship in Ethiopia A Joint Statement August 26, 2014 Many political parties and organizations lacking unity and common goal have fought hard for decades to end dictatorship in Ethiopia. The ever increasing number of the political organizations and their failure to work together has enabled longevity for the minority [...]

California Congressman demands the release of Andargachew Tsige

  July 28, 2014 Press Release WASHINGTON – Rep. Dana Rohrabacher on Monday urged Ethiopia’s prime minister to release Andargachew Tsige, a native-born opposition leader with British citizenship who last month was extradicted to the African nation from Yemen under questionable circumstances. In a letter to Prime Minister Hailemarian Desalegn, the California Republican wrote: “Mr. [...]

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We Are All Andargachew Tsege!!! Ginbot 7 – Special Statement and Call for Action !!

Ginbot 7: Movement for Justice, Freedom and Democracy Special Statement and Call for Action We Are All Andargachew Tsege!!! ( pdf ) The long and bitter struggle has now transitioned to a new chapter designated as “We are all Andargchew Tsege”. This communiqué briefly describes what this new chapter is about and what it constitutes. The [...]

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2nd Letter to H.E. Field Marshall Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi President Republic of Yemen

  July 7, 2014 H.E. Field Marshall Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi President Republic of Yemen Sana’a, Yemen Re: Extradition of Andargachew Tsege, Secretary General of Ginbot 7 Movement for Justice, Freedom and Democracy from Yemen to Ethiopia Your Excellency: We are writing to you condemning in the strongest words possible the deplorable actions taken by [...]

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Human Rights Watch – Fears for Safety of Returned Opposition Leader

(London) – An exiled Ethiopian opposition leader unlawfully deported by Yemen back to Ethiopia is at risk of mistreatment including torture. Andargachew Tsige is secretary-general of Ginbot 7, a banned Ethiopian opposition organization, and was convicted and sentenced to death in absentia in separate trials in Ethiopia in 2009 and 2012. The current whereabouts of [...]

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UK stands accused over extradition of Ethiopian opposition leader

Andargachew Tsige, a British national, may face death penalty after extradition from Yemen Martin Plaut, theguardian.com The Foreign Office has been accused of failing to act to prevent the extradition to Ethiopia of an opposition leader facing the death penalty. Andargachew Tsige, a British national, is secretary general of an exiled Ethiopian opposition movement, Ginbot [...]

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Letter to Yemeni Presidnt on the Detention of Andargachew Tsege, Secretary General of Ginbot 7 Movement for Justice, Freedom and Democracy

  June 30, 2014 H.E. Field Marshall Abdu Rabu Mansour Hadi President, Republic of Yemen Sana’a, Yemen Your Excellency: Re: Yemeni: Detention of Andargachew Tsege, Secretary General of Ginbot 7 Movement for Justice, Freedom and Democracy We are writing to express our grave concerns regarding the unlawful and unwarranted detention of Andargachew Tsege, Secretary General [...]

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Addis Ababa’s brutal regime on a killing spree again

The brutal TPLF minority regime has been arresting, torturing and mercilessly killing Ethiopians for the past 23 years. As recently as last week, the regime in Ethiopia made a house to house search and arrested Blue Party leaders and members who were in the process of staging a peaceful demonstration. This week the regime’s security [...]

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Ethiopian political refugee living in London alleges he was victim of ‘unprecedented example of espionage on British soil’

The National Crime Agency has been asked to investigate the alleged use of computer software to spy on an Ethiopian political refugee living in London in an unprecedented example of espionage on British soil. The charity Privacy International has made a criminal complaint to the agency’s National Cyber Crime Unit following the detection of the [...]

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Ginbot 7’s Response to EPRDF’s Request for “Negotiation”

The authoritarian system that has been built by the Ethiopian Peoples Revolutionary Democratic Front (EPRDF) is in apparent crisis. It is now evident that panic and nervousness within EPRDF is increasing with the passing of each day, and there is ample evidence that indicates towards this major behavioural shift within the ruling EPRDF party. For [...]

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