Aregawi Berhe (PhD) is one of the founders of the Tigray People’s Liberation Front (TPLF). He and six other friends formed the TPLF in February 1975. He was the military commander of the movement. In the mid 80s he broke with the organization when the current Prime Minister Mr Meles Zenawi was dominating the party. Aregawi studied political science at the Addis Ababa University before joining the rebel movement. He is a regular speaker on current political issues in Ethiopia.
The father of two, he lives in the Dutch town of The Hague. Recently he held an extensive interview with the Ethiopian Satellite Television (ESAT) in a wide range of issues. Here is the interview conducted by ESAT‘s Washington DC bureau correspondent Sisay Agena.