(Jason Aldag, Kevin Sieff/The Washington Post)
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A show of defiance could lead to trouble for Ethiopian medalist

August 22, 2016 | 6:03 PM GMT
As marathoner Feyisa Lilesa won the silver medal at the Rio Olympics, he crossed the finish line with his hands above his head in an "X." Lilesa was protesting the Ethiopian government’s treatment of the Oromo tribe, Ethiopia's largest ethnic group.