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UNPO XII General Assembly Adopts Ogaden Resolution

UNPO XII General Assembly Adopts Ogaden Resolution

July 14, 2015 Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO) General Assembly July 4, 2015 Brussels, Belgium On 3 July 2015, representatives of the Ogaden National Liberation Front (ONLF) presented their resolution to UNPO’s XII General Assembly, condemning the punishment of the civilian population in Ogaden by the Ethiopian government, expressing the desire of initiating peace talks between the Ethiopian government […]

 
 

European Parliament Conference on Human Rights, Democracy and the Right to Decide Opens XII Session of the UNPO General Assembly

European Parliament Conference on Human Rights, Democracy and the Right to Decide Opens XII Session of the UNPO General Assembly

July 6, 2015 Brussels 2 July 2015 – In light of the continuous need to raise awareness on the human rights situation of those seeking self-determination and democracy, the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), in cooperation with the European Free Alliance (EFA) and Center Maurits Coppieters (CMC), convened a high-level conference at the European Parliament entitled “Auctioning Human Rights? […]

 
 

UNPO Covenant Signed by Nine new Members at UNPO XII-GA

UNPO Covenant Signed by Nine new Members at UNPO XII-GA

Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organisation July 7, 2015   Following the opening conference of the XII Session of the UNPO General Assembly held at the European Parliament on 2 July 2015, UNPO Members gathered on 3 July 2015 at the Flemish Cultural Centre, De Markten, for a second day of debates and internal discussion on the achievements and challenges facing UNPO. Chaired […]

 
 

UNPO: Where the World’s Most Marginalised peoples (and Afrikaners) Meet

UNPO: Where the World’s Most Marginalised peoples (and Afrikaners) Meet

Daily Maverick 07 JUL 2015 11:18 (SOUTH AFRICA) by REBECCA DAVIS   Once a year, delegates from the Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organisation gather for their annual congress. It’s a bit like the United Nations, but for populations that find themselves ignored or persecuted by the governing majority in their countries. This year, South African political party the Freedom Front […]

 
 

Opening Conference at EU Parliament – UNPO General Assembly XII

Opening Conference at EU Parliament – UNPO General Assembly XII

July 2, 2015   The Unrepresented Nations and Peoples Organization (UNPO), in cooperation with the European Free Alliance (EFA) and Centre Maurits Coppieters (CMC), will convene a high-level conference entitled “Auctioning Human Rights? Democracy and the Right to Decide”. The conference is hosted by Josu Juaristi Abaunz MEP (GUE/NGL) and will be held at the European Parliament in Brussels, room P1C051, on 2 July 2015, from […]

 
 

The Release of the ONLF Negotiators Abducted by the Ethiopian Government

The Release of the ONLF Negotiators Abducted by the Ethiopian Government

The Release of the ONLF Negotiators Abducted by the Ethiopian Government  ONLF Press Release June 3, 2015  The Ethiopian government has released the two ONLF negotiators Mr Sulub Ahmed and Ali Hussein who were abducted in Nairobi by the Ethiopian government and were freed on June 1, 2015. Ethiopian security official brought the two delegates to Moyale town, at Ethiopian-Kenyan border. The two […]

 
 

Dispatch: Ogaden Battle Front

Dispatch: Ogaden Battle Front

Dispatch: Ogaden Battle Front Wednesday, December 3, 2014 The Ogaden National Liberation Army reported that it killed 14 Ethiopian regime soldiers and wounded 16 in skirmishes in parts of the Ogaden. The Liberation Army further reported that it ambushed and destroyed a Russian Made Ural full of soldiers. The Ethiopian Army is currently trying to evict agro-pastoralists from their traditional […]

 
 

ONLF’S RESPONSE to Somalia-Eritrea Monitoring Group (S/ 2014/727)

ONLF’S RESPONSE to Somalia-Eritrea Monitoring Group (S/ 2014/727)

Ogaden National Liberation Front ONLF Memorandum ONLF’S RESPONSE to Somalia-Eritrea Monitoring Group (S/ 2014/727) November 6, 2014 ABSTRACT Somalia Eritrea Monitoring Group published a report claiming that Eritrea has violated the UN ‘s Arms Embargo on Somalia, using ONLF. In the Report the group made malicious allegations about ONLF using dubious sources and interviewing prisoners who had been tortured by […]

 
 

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 RESPONSE REGARDING THE PUNTLAND STRONGMAN’S UTTERANCES AGAINST THE STRUGGLE OF THE SOMALI PEOPLE IN OGADEN AGAINST ETHIOPIA

ONLF RESPONSE REGARDING THE PUNTLAND STRONGMAN’S UTTERANCES AGAINST THE STRUGGLE OF THE SOMALI PEOPLE IN OGADEN AGAINST ETHIOPIA

ONLF statement August 28 – 2014 Abdiweli Gaas, the previous Somali PM who now rules Puntland, has recently stomped to Ethiopia, claiming that he no longer recognizes the Somali Federal government, seeking help from the Ethiopian regime which is known to encourage any spoiler like Abdiweli in order  to destabilize the effort to rebuild the Somali Republic.  Instead of going […]