Ethiopia releases hundreds more poll protesters David Shucosky at 11:26 AM ET
[JURIST] Officials in Ethiopia have released another 395 protesters who were detainees after violent mass demonstrations [JURIST report] following Ethiopia's May 2005 elections, bringing the total number of protesters released to over 8,200. According to the prosecutor general's office, the 395 were released due to "low-level participation in the violence, their ages and their penitence."
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