My picture of the week | Symbol of protest in Rio | Sports| German football and major international sports news | DW | 26.08.2016
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My picture of the week | Symbol of protest in Rio

After crossing the finishing line in Rio Olympics, the Ethiopian marathon runner Feyisa Lilesa crossed his hands over his head. #DWMyPic takes a look at this symbol of anti-government protest in Ethiopia. DW Journalist Merga Yonas Bula says that silver medalist Feyisa has risked his life and family by making this gesture of solidarity with the Oromo Protests.

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