“I would rather die than give up power for the next 10 years,” says Ethiopian PM Abiy Ahmed
For the next 10 years, no one will be able to form a government. I would rather die than give up power. Many actions will be taken. A Squad we organized for this has already commenced its work. As a result, there will be many atrocities and bloodshed.
President Joe Biden Issues a Statement on the Crisis in Ethiopia
In a statement posted on the White House website, President Joe Biden expressed his deep concern about the escalating violence in multiple parts of Ethiopia.
U.S. imposes visa restrictions on Ethiopian and Eritrean Officials
The visa restrictions are comprehensive as it includes people who have “conducted wrongful violence or other abuses”, “those who have hindered access to humanitarian assistance”, and “immediate family members of such persons.”