U.S. Embassy Statement on the Ethiopian Government’s Declared State of Emergency | U.S. Embassy in Ethiopia

U.S. Embassy Statement on the Ethiopian Government’s Declared State of Emergency | U.S. Embassy in Ethiopia: We strongly disagree with the Ethiopian government’s decision to impose a state of emergency that includes restrictions on fundamental rights such as assembly and expression. We recognize and share concerns expressed by the government about incidents of violence and loss of life, but firmly believe that the answer is greater freedom, not less. The challenges ...