Ethiopia to release British man held in death row since 2014

Ethiopia to release British man held in death row since 2014
 

Ethiopia is set to release a British man who has been held in death row in Ethiopia for four years.
Ethiopia-born Andargachew Tsege, a prominent critic of the country’s ruling party, has been held in prison in Yemen since 2014 after being accused of being a terrorist.
But reports by the state-affiliated broadcaster said Mr Tsege, who is in his sixties, had been pardoned under ‘special circumstances’ after an intervention by the attorney general.
Mr Tsege, who fled the country of his birth in the 1970s and sought asylum in the UK in 1979, was accused by Ethiopian authorities of being a... read more

 
27 May 2018 in Hot News, Views: 48
Source: Metro
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