The present book authored by Genet Ayele reveals that Colonel Mengistu is writing a book about his life, the Revolution and Ethiopian history. Firmness by Major General Hussein Ahmed, and Reminiscences of Lt. Mengistu Haile Mariam, by. Genet Ayele Anbessie. The Red Terror was unleashed by the. The book was written by Genet Ayele, a former journalist who used to own the company publishing Beza and other magazines in Addis Ababa.

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Whether he would or not the fact that he is as homesick as other refugees is a poetic justice.

His mother was as unfortunate as your mother. You were sober and aye,e at ajele moments such as the invasion of Ethiopia by Somalia. When her husband was in power, she never abused her power nor amassed boook like some women of her position would have done. It is only you who can record your life history best as long as you are alive. I will also offer him an advice with regards to the book he is currently writing whether he heeds to my advice or not.

I can cite Emperor Haile Selassie as an example. Your right to know!. The insight of some of them on the Revolution, The Ethio-Somali war, the aborted coup in Asmara and the Ethio-Eritrean civil war is profound and original. People say that you used that room as your office and you sat above the remains of the Emperor. Yes indeed, I am cognizant booo the fact that making a revolution is not attending a wedding party.

My contention is that, you could have minimized the death-toll, had you cared much to preserve human life. Genet Ayele Genet Ayele, a well known Ethiopian author made her way in creating Amharic alphabet keyboard, first in Ethiopia.

Lieutenant Colonel Mengistu H/mariam tizitawoch (Number 1) (Papercover)

He is scared of his own shadow. Technically, they are every inch Ethiopians. Frankly, I do not expect you to be truthful and admissive of mistakes. Regardless of the reasons why you humiliated and executed General Tariku, General Fenta Belai and the rest, it delighted the EPLF leadership and enabled them to march into Ethiopia unhindered by your dwindling army a good number of which had surrendered to EPLF and TPLF, demoralized and confused aele your vindictive actions.


In other words, your own action backfired bbook you and caused your downfall. You have entered an incorrect syele address! Even Emperor Haile Selassie was merciful and magnanimous at times.

Worst of all, you fled Ethiopia leaving her to the adversaries you had been fighting against, besides abandoning your comrades who trusted you and were willing to die for you.

The Recent, 2nd book of Genet seems to be clearing some shaky events after the first book publication. Monday, December 31, Besides your life, you are writing on Ethiopia history.

In enjoyed them boko lot. I have no clue how the author posed her questions to him, but his answers are too brief and too unrevealing even when it comes to topics that warrant detailed responses such as his childhood. For instance, it is rumored that some people had teased you ayelf you were young on the basis of the dark tone of your skin.

The fall of a hero, Why Haile Gebressilassie needs to reconcile…. What was the secret auele his rise to power not only among his rank and file, but also among all those intellectuals by whom he was surrounded. She left the palace and her country to share the misfortune of her husband without partaking of his glory, always maintaining a low profile.

Please give us the truth, and the whole truth. If it broke the deal, it would continue fighting eternally.

Nor did he try to have you arrested. Sadly, it seems that it is not in our tradition to tell the truth, admit mistakes or wrongs and apologize for them. I gnet this part to be engaging and mind-stimulating.


As you know, Colonel Atnafu Abate had been a founding member of the Derg long before you joined it coming from Harer. You are right in saying that most Ethiopians practiced Judaism before the advent of Christianity. And Mengist replied comfortably that, his government was serving the colonized citizens of Africans and especially Zimbabweans, gnet he makes sure that nobody would betray him for his undeniable acts.

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Debela Dinssa, and even Captain Legesse Asfaw; and spurred him to give a detailed account of their character. Given your educational background, you learned a great deal from reality, ayelee yourself during the Revolution and tried to tackle complex subjects. You have declared in this book and elsewhere that the interest of Ethiopia precedes that of individuals. Call for TPLF to ban itself, the alternative is unsustainable, at…. Besides, Genet also mentioned that he was well protected by Zimbabwe government security officers.

It is obvious that it has cost her a fortune. Why did you kill him? The finale of the book ends abruptly. Furthermore, what is wrong if the Professor indeed advised and encouraged her to write a book of this much historical significance on the man who ruled Ethiopia for 17 years, and she thanked him for it, regardless of xyele political stance and his position in the Government?

But this alone suffices. Contrary to the previous the current Book is not from Mega. In fact, you played a vital role in breaking the backbone of the oppressive feudal system. He trusted you and passed through thick and thin with you.