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Ana Gomes talks about succession delay and human rights violations in Ethiopia

September 12, 2012

Ana Gomes decries EU anti-human rights policy on Ethiopia at a European Parliament depat – 11 September 2012 Ana Gomes responds to question from ME Louis Michel, one of the Western promoters of the late Ethiopian brutal dictator Meles Zenawi

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U.S. Ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens Killed in Consulate Attack in Benghazi

ABC News, September 12, 2012

U.S. ambassador to Libya Christopher Stevens was killed when Libyan militants stormed the U.S. consulate in Benghazi Tuesday night.

Stevens, 52, died as 20 gun-wielding attackers descended on the U.S. consulate, firing automatic weapons and rocket-propelled grenades, Libya’s Deputy Interior Minister Wanis al-Sharif told a news conference in Benghazi.

Nearly a dozen Americans were inside the consulate at the time, guarded only by Libyan security. For nearly 20 minutes the Libyan guards exchanged fire with the attackers, who hurled a firebomb inside.

The militants burned down at least one building in the attack. It’s not clear whether Stevens was killed by smoke inhalation or was in a car, which may have been hit by a mortar, as he tried to escape. Read more…

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Proof of Hoax to convict Swedish journalists in Ethiopia

September 12, 2012  | Language in the video is Swedish

The regime in Ethiopia uses staged fighting as evidence to convict Swedish journalists Schibbye
and Persson. The Sweden TV SVT exposed the hoax after the two journalists safely left Ethiopia
after they were pardoned on the Ethiopian New Year eve.

SVT can now reveal that the videos that the Ethiopian government used as evidence of the arrest of the Swedish journalists is staged. Our sources even claim that the video was shot two days after Johan Persson and Martin Schibbye were arrested.

During the trial of Johan Persson and Martin Schibbye autumn 2011 showed prosecutor videos that he meant clearly proven Swedes crimes. Even then questioned a video sequence and the prosecutor was forced to admit that the sound of gunfire was applied retrospectively. But the prosecutor insisted that the films showed the arrest of one authentic way. Read more…

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