The Prime Minister is releasing several high profile political prisoners.
But critics called it a publicity stunt.
So, how genuine is Abiy Ahmed's offer of a peaceful solution?
Presenter: Mohammed Jamjoom
Awol Allo - Senior Lecturer in Law, Keele University.
Kjetil Tronvoll - Professor of Peace and Conflict Studies, Oslo New University College.
Adem Kassie Abebe - Program Officer, International Institute for Democracy and Electoral Assistance.
N.B. The Ethiopian government did not respond to requests to appear on the programme.
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