US Congressman calls out Biden’s “failure” in Ethiopia

Republican US Congressman Chris Smith accused President Joe Biden’s State Department of “failure” in foreign policy on Ethiopia. The Congressman said the current American policy is potentially “fueling tension and conflict” in the horn of Africa. The Republican has been historically outspoken promoting democracy and human rights in Ethiopia for decades. He was known for criticizing the […]

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Internal emails reveal WHO knew of sex abuse claims in Congo

When Shekinah was working as a nurse’s aide in northeastern Congo in January 2019, she said, a World Health Organization doctor offered her a job investigating Ebola cases at double her previous salary _ in exchange for sex by, MARIA CHENG and AL-HADJI KUDRA MALIRO. Associated Press May 12, 2021 BENI, Congo — When Shekinah […]

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Investigation Committee Findings Revealed WHO’s Irresponsibility & Being too slow

Reported on 26 May 2021 The World Health Organization’s investigation into sexual exploitation and abuse allegations during the 2018 Ebola outbreak in Democratic Republic of Congo is moving at a slow pace, according to an oversight committee. The Independent Oversight and Advisory Committee for WHO Health Emergencies Programme “expresses its concern about the slow progress of the […]

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‘Negligence’ by WHO to blame for sexual abuse in DRC, independent commission says

Independent investigators mandated by the World Health Organization (WHO) to probe allegations of sexual abuse by its staff in the DR Congo cited “clear structural failures” and “individual negligence” in a report released Tuesday. The abuses were committed by personnel hired locally as well as members of international teams in the country to fight an […]

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Coup by Al-Bashir Loyalists Thwarted in Sudan

On September 21, 2021, Reuters reported that Sudanese officials thwarted a coup d’état aimed at overthrowing the transitional government that replaced former President Omar al-Bashir’s regime. Twenty-one people with military and non-military affiliations were arrested after an investigation revealed their connections to the attempted coup. Many speculate that the group had been backers of Omar al-Bashir. Their […]

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Africa Facing Heightened Colonial Agenda, Scramble for Natural Resources – Demeke Mekonnen Ethiopian Deputy Prime Minister

Ethiopian Deputy Prime Minister, Demeke Mekonnen, says the political and security landscape in Africa is on a path of adversity following a couple of coups and other security activities. Addressing the United Nations General Assembly on Saturday, Mekonnen said, “Forcible overthrow of governments, joint military exercises, aggression, renewed appetite for intervention in sovereign countries, subversion […]

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❝ባለቤቴን ማክሰኞ ገድለውት እስከ ቅዳሜ አልጋ ላይ አስተኝቼ ሰነበትኩ❞ ባለቤታቸውና ልጃቸው በህወሃት ሽብርተኞች የተገደሉባቸው እናት

የከፋው በደል ሁሉ ተፈፅሟል፤ የደም ጎርፍ ፈስሷል፤ አዱኛ ፈርሷል፤ መንደሩ በሐዘን ተሞልቷል፤ እናቶች ያለ ማቋረጥ ያነባሉ፤ ልጆች በስስት ያለቅሳሉ፤ ሳቃቸውን ተቀምተዋል፤ ፍቅራቸውን ተነጥቀዋል፤ ደስታቸውን አጥተዋል። ደሰታ የሞላበት፣ የፍቅር ዥረት የፈሰሰበት ታላቁ መንደር ደም ሲፈስበት፣ ጀንበር ሲጠልቅበት በመንደሩ ዋይታ ተተካበት። በዚያ መንደር ክረምት ከበጋ ጥጆች ይቦርቁበት፣ ኮርማዎች ያገሱበት፣ ላሞች ወተት ይሰጡበት፣ ወይዛዝርቱ ይዋቡበት፣ ጎበዛዝቱ ጎፈሬያቸውን እያስተካከሉ፣ […]

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LEAKED GRANT PROPOSAL DETAILS HIGH-RISK CORONAVIRUS RESEARCH

The proposal, rejected by U.S. military research agency DARPA, describes the insertion of human-specific cleavage sites into SARS-related bat coronaviruses. Sharon Lerner, Maia HibbettSeptember 23 2021 A GRANT PROPOSAL written by the U.S.-based nonprofit the EcoHealth Alliance and submitted in 2018 to the Defense Advanced Research Projects Agency, or DARPA, provides evidence that the group was working — […]

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The Second Coming of Samantha Power

2016 By Edmond Y. Azadian Anyone who wishes to avoid being ridiculed must refrain from seeking morality among politicians and in politics. One day Russian President Vladimir Putin and his Turkish counterpart Recep Tayyip Erdogan are at each other’s throats, the next Mr. Erdogan arrives in Moscow and grovels, and thus, Russian-Turkish relations hit the […]

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How exactly is China threatening US values?

BY KEN MOAK JANUARY 2021 There is not a day that goes by without Western pundits, politicians and media (those in the US in particular) describing China as the “biggest threat” to Western democracy and its way of life. Samantha Power, former US ambassador to the United Nations and now a Harvard scholar, writing in […]

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