Archive for October 3rd, 2018

When Violence Flares, Ethiopia Continues to Turn Off Internet

| October 3, 2018

When dozens of people died in ethnic clashes last month on the outskirts of Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa, protesters took to the streets. The government, meanwhile, turned off the internet.

Mobile internet service stayed off for about 40 hours. It …

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When Violence Flares, Ethiopia Continues to Turn Off Internet

| October 3, 2018

When dozens of people died in ethnic clashes last month on the outskirts of Ethiopia's capital, Addis Ababa, protesters took to the streets. The government, meanwhile, turned off the internet.

Mobile internet service stayed off for about 40 hours. It …

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Rights Group Says Egypt ‘Forcibly Disappeared’ Lawyer

| October 3, 2018

An international rights group on Wednesday urged Egypt to reveal the whereabouts of a well-known human rights lawyer who went missing after being detained.

An Egyptian court ordered the release of Ezzat Ghoneim and another lawyer, Azzoz Mahgoub, on Sept. …

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Rights Group Says Egypt ‘Forcibly Disappeared’ Lawyer

| October 3, 2018

An international rights group on Wednesday urged Egypt to reveal the whereabouts of a well-known human rights lawyer who went missing after being detained.

An Egyptian court ordered the release of Ezzat Ghoneim and another lawyer, Azzoz Mahgoub, on Sept. …

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