Ethiopia: From Europe, Exiles Keep Eye on Ethiopia's Fledgling Democra – AuthenticAfrican

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[VOA] Dozens of Ethiopian activists, journalists and politicians have lived in exile for many years, having fled their country when dissident voices were repeatedly suppressed and jailed over the past few decades. Ahead of elections set to take place in their homeland in six months, the first since the previous government collapsed in 2018, the exiles are closely watching the current unrest and are contemplating how they can help.