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The Vicious Ethiopian Regime is Instigating Civil Wars between Somalis, Oromos and Amharas

The Vicious Ethiopian Regime is Instigating Civil Wars between Somalis, Oromos and Amharas

ONLF Press Release August 12, 2016 After millions in Ethiopia, particularly from Oromo, Amhara and other nations staged peaceful demonstrations during last week and in November last year, the Ethiopian regime is resorting not only to killings, arbitrary detentions and inhumane torture of the peaceful demonstrators, but the regime is unleashing a very sinister plan that is intended to instigate […]

 
 

Ethiopian Army Wantonly Massacres 51 Civilians in Ogaden

Ethiopian Army Wantonly Massacres 51 Civilians in Ogaden

  June 8, 2016 The Ethiopian Army wantonly massacred 51 civilians in Jama’ Dubad village near Gashamo town on June 5, 2016. The army indiscriminately opened fire on unarmed civilians in the village centre,  shooting everybody in sight, not sparing women, children or the elderly. After the army started the massacre, many villagers run to the local mosque, hoping that […]

 
 

PAFD’s Statement on current deal of the China-Ethiopia- Djibouti Gas Exploitation in Ogaden, Ethiopia

PAFD’s Statement on current deal of the China-Ethiopia- Djibouti Gas Exploitation in Ogaden, Ethiopia

PEOPLES ALLIANCE FOR FREEDOM AND DEMOCRACY (PAFD)  OFFICE OF PRESIDIUM May 10, 2016 The Ethiopian government’s “development strategy,” is founded on its policy of leasing millions of hectares of land to foreign investors, regardless of the rights and consequences for the local communities that depend on those lands. implementation of this strategy as it is observed in Gambella, Oromia, Omo, […]

 
 

China- Ethiopia-Djibouti Gas Exploitation in Ogaden

China- Ethiopia-Djibouti Gas Exploitation in Ogaden

ONLF Statement China-Ethiopia- Djibouti Gas Exploitation in Ogaden March 5, 2016    On March 3, 2016, the Djiboutian President participated in ceremony held for the laying of the foundation stone for a new mega gas project, which comprises a natural gas pipeline, a liquefaction plant and an export terminal at Damerjog, Djibouti from the Ogaden as reported by Global Energy. […]

 
 

Press Release of PAFD on the Ethiopian Government Instigated Killings in Gambella

Press Release of PAFD on the Ethiopian Government Instigated Killings in Gambella

PAFD Strongly Condemns the Ethnic Cleansing in Gambella PAFD Press Release February 02, 2016 PAFD_PR_Gambella.pdf   On January 27, 2016, around 2:00 am local time, ‘special police’ from the regional administration of Gambela aided by local militia attacked Anuak civilians all over the region. Subsequently, the death of more than four dozen of Anuak civilians have been reported; and the […]

 
 

Ethiopian Army Forcefully Evacuates Pastoralists for Oil Exploration in Ogaden

Ethiopian Army  Forcefully Evacuates Pastoralists  for Oil Exploration in Ogaden

  ONLA Military Communiqué October 15, 2015  The Ethiopian Army has deployed a division in three adjacent regions around Jeexdin (Calub) and Elele (Hilala) oil and gas fields. The Army is forcefully evacuating  thousands of pastoralist families,  dislocating them from vast swaths of the rural areas from Godey to Qalafe and Wardheer regions. The Army has created exclusion zones near […]

 
 

TPLF Spreads Lies in Somalilandpress in order to Defame ONLF

TPLF Spreads Lies in Somalilandpress in order to Defame ONLF

ONLF-Editorial July 15, 2015 The Tigray Peoples Liberation Front (TPLF) agent Provocateurs inserted an article into Somaliland Press titled “UNPO elects Leader of Ogaden militia as VP”. TPLF is the ultra-nationalist sectarian party that rules and controls Ethiopia, through surrogate EPRDF coalition parties. A party that just won 100% of the votes and started assassinating opposition members just few days […]

 
 

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 […]

 
 

XI UNPO GA Adopts General Resolution and Elects New Presidency

XI UNPO GA Adopts General Resolution and Elects New Presidency

XII Session of the UNPO General Assembly General Resolution On the occasion of the XII Session of the UNPO General Assembly, the following general resolution was adopted on 4 July 20l5 in Brussels, Belgium: Preamble Expressing its solidarity with UNPO Members and other victims of oppression, violence and discrimination who are struggling to gain respect for their human rights and […]

 
 

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 […]