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Newly-freed Ethiopian Journalist Vows to Continue Work

Reeyot Alemu, an Ethiopian journalist who was unexpectedly released from prison last week after being convicted on terrorism charges, vows to continue her work as a reporter.  “I am sure I will continue my writings because it's my job, and also its my passion to write," she said. "And also I want to serve my country. I want to make Ethiopia a democratic country, it is my responsibility as a citizen and as a journalist also.” Reeyot had spent four years and 17 days in...

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