(ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia) — A rights group is making a global appeal for the release from prison of an award-winning journalist in Ethiopia.
Amnesty International this week is trying to raise awareness of the case of Eskinder Nega as part of a campaign called “Write for Rights.” Eskinder, in prison since 2011, is serving an 18-year …
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