Rex Tillerson, US Secretary of State, remark during his visit in Ethiopia

March 8, 2018

In the tradition of US diplomacy, at least when it comes to Ethiopia, Rex Tillerson seems to send an equivocal message during a presser in Ethiopia. On the one hand, he tells Ethiopians to be patient for “democracy” after 27 good years of TPLF, which is a client regime to the United States on alleged grounds of the fight against Terrorism.On the other hand, he says “greater freedom” is the answer to the situation in Ethiopia.

Full Transcript of the presser is available on State Department webpage

Video Source: US State Department
Cover photo : Screenshot from State Department video of Rex Tillerson presser in Ethiopia

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