Thursday, June 2, 2011

President announced the withdrawal of death penalty over former high ranking Dreg officials

According to the information obtained from Ethiopian first web site , president Girma weldgiorgis informed to the general public and to the family of the victims , that the capital punishment of former high ranking Derg officials is reduced to life sentence. In view of that since these officials have served 2/3 of their prison time, it is a high probability that the former officials will be released very soon. The president concluded his speech by saying May God Bless Ethiopia. Watch the pardon speech here .


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