Author Archive: madaale

Ethiopian Regime Destruction of Somalia communities along the Somali Border

Ethiopian Regime Destruction of Somalia communities along the Somali Border

ONLF Press Release May 31, 2015   The Special killing squads of the Ethiopian Regional Administration in Ogaden called the Liyu police, which is funded, trained and armed by the Ethiopian government has committed genocide in the villages near Shilaabo district of Ogaden along the Somali border, killing hundreds of civilians and burning several villages. Among the dead are more […]

 
 

Ogaden National Liberation Front, OROMO Liberation Front and Sidama Liberation Front Alliance for Peace, Democracy and the right of Choice

Ogaden National Liberation Front, OROMO Liberation Front and Sidama Liberation Front Alliance for Peace, Democracy and the right of Choice

Joint Statement regarding the Fake Election in Ethiopia May 25, 2015 The Ogaden National Liberation Front, The Oromo Liberation Front and the Sidama Liberation front categorically state that the so called elections held in Ethiopia on May 24, 2015, was not an expression of the democratic will of the all the peoples in Ethiopia. All Nations in Ethiopia were bullied […]

 
 

Exporting and Using Ogaden Gas Will Not Happen

Exporting and Using Ogaden Gas Will Not Happen

  Exporting and Using Ogaden Gas Will Not Happen Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF)  Press Release March 29, 2015 The Statement by the Ethiopian Prime Minister that “In two years, we plan to start exporting and using natural gas from those areas (Ogaden)” as reported by Reuters on March 27, 2015 from Addis Ababa has no basis in reality and […]

 
 

Ogaden Fossil Fuel Will Not Be Exploited Without the Consent of the Ogaden People through a Genuine Representative Government

Ogaden Fossil Fuel Will Not Be Exploited Without the Consent of the Ogaden People through a Genuine Representative Government

ONLF Press Release October14, 2014 ONLF is aware that a Chinese group and the Ethiopian regime are attempting to start exploiting Oil and Gas Resources in Ogaden at Jeexdin Gas fields, without the consent of the Ogaden people. Since the Ethiopian Army does not exercise full control of the Ogaden and ONLF is determined and can defend the Ogaden people’s […]

 
 

Deteriorating humanitarian situation in the Ogaden

Deteriorating humanitarian situation in the Ogaden

ONLF Press Release October 2, 2014 Deteriorating Humanitarian Situation in the Ogaden     The Ogaden National Liberation Front would like to inform the international community of a humanitarian catastrophe unfolding in Ogaden. People and their livestock are dying as a result of a drought for the second year running coupled with an economic blockade and manipulation of aid and trade […]

 
 

ONLF Liberation Army did not take part in the fight between Al-Shabab and Ethiopia on the Somali Border

ONLF Liberation Army did not take part in the fight between Al-Shabab and Ethiopia on the Somali Border

A man claiming to be the Governor of Bakool Region of Somalia told the VOA Somali service that a joint ONLF Liberation Army and Al-Shabab forces fought the Ethiopian Army and Somali National Army along the Somalia – Ogaden border on June 2-3, 2014. The Ogaden National liberation front did not take part in that fighting nor in any other […]

 
 

The Djibouti Regime Has Started Arbitrarily Detaining and Turning over to Ethiopian Security Ogaden Refugees in Djibouti

The Djibouti Regime Has Started Arbitrarily Detaining and Turning over to Ethiopian Security Ogaden Refugees in Djibouti

ONLF Press Release May 14, 2014 Djibouti regime has arbitrarily detained yesterday thirty refugees in Djibouti city in collaboration with Ethiopian security who transported them to the torture fields in Ethiopia such as the notorious Jail Ogaden in Jigjiga. Reliable sources indicate that the Djibouti regime has done this criminal action as retaliation against the support of Ogaden Diaspora communities […]

 
 

Addis Ababa Djibouti Railway by China Creates Environment Havoc for the Somali people in Shinile Region in violation of The Somali people’s rights.

Addis Ababa Djibouti Railway by China Creates Environment Havoc for the Somali people in Shinile Region in violation of The Somali people’s rights.

The Ethiopia government has commissioned China to build a railway track between Addis Ababa and Djibouti, which is passing through Somali territory under Ethiopia rule. The new railway line is being constructed in a way that is obstructing the free movement of the nomadic people living in the area and their livestock. The railway line is being built on a […]