war on the rocks

Ethiopia: Between Reform and Repression

February 23, 2018

Episode Notes:

Richard Downie, a Senior Associate with the Africa Program at the Center for Strategic and International Studies, talks with Jason about the resignation of Ethiopian Prime Minister Hailemariam Desalegn. Resigning in the midst of a series of reforms, the government has declared a 6-month state of emergency in the wake of his resignation. Richard discusses the political struggles as Ethiopia begins looking for a new leader.