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Can Obama Influence Ethiopia on Human Rights, Democracy?

For years, the United States has displayed a kind of split personality when it comes to Ethiopia, working closely with its government to fight designated terrorist groups like al-Shabab, while denouncing the same government for arresting journalists, suppressing dissent and making it impossible for opponents to win even a single seat in parliament. Human rights and democracy advocates want President Barack Obama to focus on the second set of issues when he visits Ethiopia beginning late...

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