H.R. 128 also known as “Supporting respect for human rights and encouraging inclusive governance in Ethiopia”, sponsored by Congressman Chris Smith of New Jersey, passed the house foreign affairs committee with overwhelming support and the backing of sixty co-sponsors. The resolution will be voted on the floor of the house of representatives within a few weeks.
This resolution explicitly mentions the case of our blogger, Zelalem Workagegnehu, who has been detained since July 2014.
Read the details of the Resolution HERE.