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by info
02 May 2019, 05:34
Forum: Ethiopian News & Opinion
Topic: Back from Ethiopia
Replies: 22
Views: 2092

Re: Back from Ethiopia

The people ========== One of the things that impressed me about the people in Ethiopia is their tolerance for religion, ethnicity, political views etc. It is a huge different from the toxic atmosphere here in the diaspora. Ordinary people in every city I visited are very tolerant. You can wave whate...
by info
02 May 2019, 05:07
Forum: Ethiopian News & Opinion
Topic: Back from Ethiopia
Replies: 22
Views: 2092

Re: Back from Ethiopia

The effects pf the Merkato spirit ============================ It is by now clear for me that the vibrant and entrepreneur spirit aka the merkato spirit is also having huge impacts on other aspects of life. The first is that it has made people more focused on business than politics. People in Ethiop...
by info
02 May 2019, 04:42
Forum: Ethiopian News & Opinion
Topic: Back from Ethiopia
Replies: 22
Views: 2092

Back from Ethiopia

After spending the last few weeks (including the fasica holiday) in Ethiopia, I would like to share with you my personal impression. As this is only my personal experience, it can't be fully objective and free from bias but I will try as much as I can to be objective. The Merkato spirit ============...
by info
04 Jan 2019, 23:05
Forum: Ethiopian News & Opinion
Topic: Ogaden War (1977-78) French video
Replies: 7
Views: 985

Re: Ogaden War (1977-78) French video

Do you think this small and insignificant monument is enough for Cubans who saved you from Somalia threat? :twisted: Cubans deserve a biggest one. I like this one. https://upload.wikimedia.org/wikipedia/commons/f/fe/OttawaWarMemorial.jpg Dude, you said there is no monument and now it is too small :...
by info
04 Jan 2019, 20:55
Forum: Ethiopian News & Opinion
Topic: Ogaden War (1977-78) French video
Replies: 7
Views: 985

Re: Ogaden War (1977-78) French video

Ethiopians must not forget that Cubans,Russians and Yemenis saved them from Somalia army. Ethiopians should be more grateful with cubans. There is not any monument in Addis Abeba to recognize Cuban aid in Ogaden War. There is indeed an Ethio-Cuban park at the heart of Addis Ababa with Monuments and...