Ethiopia admits jamming VOA radio broadcasts in Amharic

March 19, 2010

Ethiopian PM Meles Zenawi. File photo

Mr Zenawi said Ethiopia had been testing the jamming equipment

Ethiopia has admitted it is jamming the Voice of America’s (VOA) broadcasts in Amharic, accusing the radio station of engaging in “destabilising propaganda”.

Prime Minister Meles Zenawi said Ethiopia had been testing jamming equipment, although there had been no formal decision to bloc the US station. Read more




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