By Girma Kassa
Many of you , by now , know my strong conviction towards peace, reconciliation and dialog. I have been boldly preaching and advocating for engagement with the ruling party. I had the opinion that good elements within the part may prevail. Particularly I had high hope and expectation from PM Hailemariam Desalegn.
However, the very offensive comment of Shimeles Kemal and an interview HMD had a month ago, that I happen to watch/see couple of days ago, has forced me to amend some of the views I have had.
I strongly believe now, there is no partner of peace and dialog from the part of the regime.If this change in the future, it is something I would welcome it.
Please read the following piece and share with others. Let everyone knows that the TPLF has pushed to the edge even those of us, who are often characterized as moderates. Read more