Tag Archives: Ethiopia

2,000 Migrants Tried to Storm the Channel Tunnel in a Desperate Bid to Reach the U.K.

Eurotunnel called the incident “the biggest incursion effort in the past month and a half” More than 2,000 migrants tried to breach the Channel Tunnel in the French port of Calais on Monday, in an attempt to reach the U.K., … read more

“The ISIS Leader Abu Bakr Al Baghdadi Was Trained by the Israeli Mossad” Edward Snowden

The former NSA and CIA agent Edward Snowden revealed that the leader of the Islamic State of Iraq and Syria Abu Bakr Al Baghdadi was trained in Israel, various Iranien sources reported. Snowden added that the American CIA and the … read more

ISIS Raw Video appears to show the killing of Ethiopian Christians in Libya.

  A video released by the ISIS appears to show the killing of two different groups of captured Ethiopian Christians in Libya. click here for Raw Video -> http://www.ynet.co.il/articles/0,7340,L-4648543,00.html The 29-minute video released online Sunday shows two groups of dark-skinned … read more

Gunmen attacked a Garissa University college campus in northeast Kenya

Gunmen attacked a college campus in northeast Kenya early Thursday, opening fire in dormitories and killing at least 15 people and wounding 29 others, witnesses said. The attack bore the hallmarks of a Somali Islamic extremist group. Augustine Alanga, a … read more

Somalia Bombing, gun attack at Mogadishu hotel kills at least 6

Security personnel stand guard at the scene of the car bomb attack.

Gunmen raided a hotel in Somalia’s capital after detonating a car bomb outside the building Friday, killing at least six people and sparking a gunbattle with security forces, a police officer at the scene said. Security forces and the assailants … read more

Israeli court demands state pay for asylum seekers’ legal fees

Judge slams Interior Ministry for ignoring Supreme Court order to nullify detentions at Holot. By Ilan Lior | Nov. 30, 2014 | 9:00 AM –  Haaretz The Lod District Court has demanded that the government pays legal fees totaling 210,000 … read more

South Sudan’s Kiir equates UN-protected civilians with rebels

South Sudanese President Salva Kiir said in an interview broadcast on Saturday that the United Nations bases in South Sudan are hosting “people who fought physically” against his government, saying these people have ‘guns’ and are ‘agitating.’ This is at … read more

Israel : There are only two sides in Gaza conflict: moderates and extremists

It’s too easy to point fingers and become extremely defensive, to stick to your own and blame the other. By Achinoam Nini (Noa) “When I cry, I cry for both of us, My pain has no name. When I cry, … read more

Ethiopia: End the onslaught on dissent as arrests continue

The Ethiopian authorities are using a repressive Anti-Terror law as a pretext to crush dissent. © AFP/Getty Images

“ These latest detentions add to Ethiopia’s ever-increasing number of journalists, opposition members, activists and other dissenting voices locked up for alleged ‘terrorism’ offences” Claire Beston, Amnesty International’s Ethiopia Researcher The Ethiopian authorities must halt their continuing onslaught on dissent, … read more