Prof. Mesfin Woldemariam testifies in defense of Temesgen Desalegn
Awramba Times (Addis Ababa) – Ethiopian prominent human rights activist, Prof. Mesfin Woldemariam testified before the Ethiopian federal high court in defense of Temesgen Desalegn.
Today, Prof. Mesfin has testified under oath that Temesgen’s articles were reflections of the actually occurring in the nation and were written for the benefit of the general public.
The editions of Feteh allegedly in violation of these laws were published in August 2011, February 2012, and March 2012. The first two articles referenced the repressive nature of the current government and described the willingness of the Ethiopian youth to protest against them. Click here to read in Amharic