Vigil/symposium in Washington DC on May 15

April 6th, 2006

Tegbar League Washington DC Chapter
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Tegbar’s Washington DC Chapter is planning to organize a vigil and symposium in Washington DC marking the anniversary of last year’s elections in Ethiopia.

Tegbar plans to organize the vigil on Monday, May 15, in collaboration with other civic and political organizations. Detailed plan of the vigil will be announced shortly after consultations with participating organizations.

On Sunday, May 14, Tegbar will present a symposium on the May 15 elections, as well as remembering civil rights leaders Assefa Maru, Professor Asrat Woldeyes, Kebede Desta, and thousands of other brave Ethiopians who were killed by the Meles regime.

The symposium will include a video presentation, panel discussions, and speeches by civic, political and religious leaders. More information on the symposium will be released shortly.