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Ethiopian Army Massacre Civilians near Galashe Town

Ethiopian Army Massacre Civilians near Galashe Town

On May 21,2013, acontingent of the Ethiopian Army accompanied by the Liyu Police massacred ten members of an agro-pastoralist family near the town ofGalashe. The Ethiopian Army conducted the operation in order to create terror among the agro-pastoralists in the area after more than 70 Liyu police members deserted their battalion in Galalshe base. The Ethiopian Army recently told the […]

 
 

Ethiopia should stop organized displacement in the pastoralists areas; Ogaden region – By Yakume A.

Ethiopia should stop organized displacement in the pastoralists areas; Ogaden region – By Yakume A.

The 2013 Humanitarian Requirements Document (HRD) (Ethiopia-HRD_Jan_June-2013-1) covering the first half of the year (Jan-June) was launched on 28 February. The document identifies emergency requirements in the food and non-food sectors based on the findings of the joint multi-sectoral assessment conducted from 20 November to 15 December 2012, as well as government early warning information. In the first half of […]

 
 

Ethiopian Army (EA) and Associated Militia occupy Ogaden Water wells During the Dry season

Ethiopian Army (EA) and Associated Militia occupy Ogaden Water wells During the Dry season

ONLF Press Release March 3, 2013 Since mid-February, the Ethiopian Army and its Associated militia-the Liyu Police has occupied most of Ogaden well during the rainy season and has imposed draconian scheme to collect illegal money on the poor agro pastoral communities. The EA is forcing the people to pay the following amounts of Ethiopian Bir per animal and per […]

 
 

The Ogaden National Liberation Front Attends the founding of SORTU for the Basque People

The Ogaden National Liberation Front Attends the founding of SORTU for the Basque People

A delegation led by the Foreign Relations Secretary of Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) attended the founding Congress of SORTU, which is formed to unite all section of the Basque people and lead the peaceful pursuit of the Basque people’s quest for self-determination and freedom. Hundreds of progressive organisations and individuals attended the Congress, which was held from February 22 […]

 
 

Sudan Tribune: Rehashing the lies of the Ethiopian regime

Sudan Tribune: Rehashing the lies of the Ethiopian regime

On Monday, February 18, 2013, the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) released its latest Press Statement concerning Africa Oil Corporation (AOC) and called that company to cease its oil exploration activities in Ogaden “until a just settlement of the conflict is achieved and the people of the Ogaden are in a position to be masters of their wealth and interest.” […]

 
 

ONLF Statement – Africa Oil Fuels further the conflict in Ogaden

ONLF Statement – Africa Oil Fuels further the conflict in Ogaden

February 18, 2013 Ogaden National Liberation Front  For the last few Months, African Oil Corporation, an upstart oil company has been engaged in a propaganda stunt conspiring with the tyrannical Ethiopian regime in order to exploit Ogaden oil and try to bury and deny the documented human rights abuses committed by the Ethiopian Army in Ogaden. On February 17, 2013, […]

 
 

RESPONSE TO MATTERS ARISING FROM THE GUARDIAN ARTICLE –

RESPONSE TO MATTERS ARISING FROM THE GUARDIAN ARTICLE –

UK tenders to train Ethiopian paramilitaries accused of abuses; Exclusive: documents seen by the Guardian detail £13-£15m government funding for ‘special police’ in Ogaden region: This letter is in response to the Guardian article on the UK government’s support to the Ethiopian Special Police and the letters from DFID and the Ethiopian Embassy in London which specializes in sugar coating […]

 
 

Understanding the Treacherous Relationship Between the Ethiopian Regime and Al-shabaab

Understanding the Treacherous Relationship Between the Ethiopian Regime and Al-shabaab

Those who’re familiar with the criminal nature of the Ethiopian regime and how it operates will not be swayed or convinced by the regime’s recent announcement that it has “arrested 15 members of an East African terrorist cell affiliated with Al-Qaida” who have been trained by the Alshabab militants in neighboring Somalia and in Kenya and sent to carry-out terrorist attacks […]

 
 

ONLF Press Release

ONLF Press Release

The Ethiopian regime’s desperate attempt to hide its failure in Ogaden by concocting yet again another false peace agreement with a so-called ONLF faction There are no on-going talks between ONLF and the Ethiopian government currently. However, the Ethiopian regime is peddling that it is holding peace talks in Addis Ababa with what they portray as Ogaden National Liberation Front by […]

 
 

The Ethiopian Prime Minister’s Dismal Performance on Aljazeera Interview

The Ethiopian Prime Minister’s Dismal Performance on Aljazeera Interview

In one of his first interviews he gave to the international media since assuming the reins of power in August 2012 after the death of Ethiopian dictator Meles Zenawi, Ethiopian PM Haile Mariam Desalegn tried desperately, but failed dismally, to explain himself and defend his government’s policies at home and abroad. He was insincere and unable to disguise his lies […]