Ye Berqiyewoch Tagayochachin Achir Ye Hiwet Tarik.
(Amharic coverage by ETV)
An Online Memorial Service in Honor of our Fallen Heroes and Heroines
Geza Tegaru Pal Talk discussion forum in joining hands with grieving families, friends and comrades of our irreplaceable fallen heroes and heroine is organizing on Saturday 1st October 2011 an online memorial service. The service will take place from 10am to 2 pm eastern time.
We have invited former TPLF fighters, friends and family members of our fallen heroes and heroine to join the service. The online memorial service, while sharing our grief and sadness will also recall the history they changed the heroic achievement they made possible for all to enjoy!!
Thanking you in advance
For first time users - free download is available on ‘www.paltalk.com’
Conference: Collaborative Investing by the Ethiopian Diaspora in the U.S.
Washington, D.C., September 21, 2011– The very large and increasingly successfully Ethiopian Diaspora in the U.S. sent about $1.0 billion in 2010 to their families and friends back home, mostly to cover daily expenditures. By contrast, their investment remittances were relatively smaller than the expenditure remittances despite wide ranging investment opportunities in the country.
Interview with Engineer Tilahun Kiros lecturer at MIT Mekelle.
Engineer Tilahun shared his vision behind a proposed plan to establish Technology Park in Mekelle. The engineer hopes with the support of Mekelle University and Mekelle Institute of technology (MIT) the project will soon be realized. Engineer Tilahun also hopes the people in Diaspora with knowhow and money will get involved. The interview was done at gezategaru paltalk room.
H.E. Hailemariam meets the Ethiopian Community in New York
Uploaded successfully H.E. Ato Hailemariam Desalegn, Deputy Prime Minister and Foreign Minister of the Federal Democratic Republic of Ethiopia met with members of the Ethiopian community in New York on September 26, 2011. The Deputy Prime Minister, in his brief opening remarks, outlined the major economic and social activities undertaken by the Government ...
UN / Communiqué on Somalia mini-summit
NEW YORK, September 28, 2011/African Press Organization (APO)/ -- The following communiqué was issued after the mini-summit on Somalia, held in New York, 23 September:
The Secretary-General of the United Nations, Ban Ki-moon, convened a high-level meeting on Somalia in New York on 23 September 2011. Participants included representatives of Burundi, China, Denmark, Djibouti, Ethiopia, France, Germany, Italy, Japan, Kenya, ...[Isaias Afeworki was in New York during the meeting but was not invited. Though he told VOA Tigrigna Twelde he was successful in his latest mission Isaias left New York empty handed]
Consistency is hardly a mark of Eritrea's comments or policies
Recent history suggests that the regime in Asmara deliberately enjoys living in a state of tension and rows with all its neighbors and indeed with regional organizations, including IGAD and the AU, as well as international aid agencies...
Given its attitude to the AU, it's hardly a surprise to see Eritrea constantly campaigning against IGAD as well as against Ethiopia and other countries in the region. Eritrea of course pulled out of IGAD
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Former Peace Corps Volunteers in Ethiopia Celebrate 50TH Anniversary
Tsehaye Debalkew, Washington Dc, September 23, 2011- Over Three Hundred former Peace Corps members who served in Ethiopia During the last Forty Nine years in different places of the country converged to-night at the Auditorium of the Ethiopian Embassy here in Washington DC ...
Is the Rising Middle Class Good for Governance?
Getachew Mequanent, September 23, 2011- The recent study by the African Development Bank (AfDB), entitled the Middle of the Pyramid: Dynamics of the Middle Class (2011), defines the middle class broadly to include a group of people who spend (on per capita basis) US $2 -$20 daily...
September 18, 2011-
The Bush administration due to the terror unleashed by Al-Qaeda 10 years ago told many countries in the world in no uncertain terms either you are with us or with them when it comes to fighting terrorists. Soon after it made its view clear, the Bush administration in cooperation with almost every country in the world unleashed its own war of attrition against terrorists culminating with the down fall of the Taliban, and the death of Osama Bin-Laden the number one terrorist...