Ethiopia

Jessica Corbett, staff writer
Locusts swarm from ground vegetation
The worst outbreak in decades has devastated crops across a region already enduring food insecurity, conflict, and climate impacts.
Julia Conley, staff writer
"Does a crisis really happen if it is not in the headlines? YES."
Jessica Corbett, staff writer
locust swarm
The region's worst outbreak in decades has brought hundreds of millions of crop...

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In an ominous sort of pilot program for global off-the-shelf surveillance no longer constrained by cost or local technological savvy, a new report from Human Rights Watch details how the poor but U.S.-allied regime of Ethiopia has established an abusive, widespread, state-of-the-art surveillance regime using products from the US and other countries. "They Know Everything We Do" explores how Ethiopia, under the familiar guise of fighting terrorism, has suppressed political opposition within its...

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