Ethiopian anti-terrorism law faces opposition

Opposition parties push to scrap controversial law they say is aimed at silencing government's critics.

    Opposition parties in Ethiopia are stepping up their push to scrap a controversial anti-terrorism law.

    They say it is flawed and aimed at silencing the government's critics.

    There are hundreds of political prisoners in Ethiopian jails, including ten journalists.

    Al Jazeera's Catherine Soi reports from Addis Ababa.

    SOURCE: Al Jazeera


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