(Video) Ethiopia’s FM Tedros Adhanom Interview with CNN


US President Barack Obama has ended his visit to Africa, specifically Kenya and Ethiopia. Following the President’s visit and his meeting at the African Uniona, Ethiopia is getting a lot of attention from the international media. Christiane Amanpour, CNN journalist and television host, interview Dr. Tedros Adhanom – the foreign Minister of Ethiopia – regarding President Obama’s visit and the current economic and political situation if the country. In this interview, Dr. Tedros Adhanom talks about:-

  • The visit of President Barack Obama, the first sitting US president to visit Ethiopia and to talk at the African Union
  • The civil society, more freedom to the people, journalists and other activists – specifically about democracy and human rights
  • The role of democracy in such diverse country as Ethiopia and how this democracy can be built
  • The May 2015 National and Regional Election and what Ethiopian opposition parties look like
  • About the jailed (as well as released) journalists and rule of law of the country
  • Ethiopia’s government towards Ethiopian journalists