Tepid reforms and halfhearted concessions won’t save the country’s authoritarian government from its existential crisis.
Ethiopia is a landlocked country in Africa with one of the fastest growing economies in the world. If you’re planning a trip there, here are three books on the country’s history and culture to pick up before you go.
Downfall of an Autocrat
By Ryszard Kapuscinski.
Translated by William R. Brand and Katarzyna Mroczkowska-Brand
164 pp. A Helen & Kurt Wolff Book. (1983)
ADDIS ABABA, Ethiopia (AP) — Eleven people have been killed in clashes in Ethiopia’s restive Oromia region as the country continues to experience anti-government protests that at times lead to ethnic violence, said regional officials said Sunday.