Ethiopian Govt Lifts State of Emergency

The state of emergency in effect since March 2018 was planned to last for six months. The council of ministers announced the current state of emergency, the second in a year and half, one day after the unexpected resignation of Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn.



  • Ethiopia:  House Lifts SOE

    Reporter, 5 June 2018

    The House of Peoples' Representatives (HPR) lifted the state of emergency effective today June 5, 2018 with eight abstention votes. Read more »

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